Editor's Choice - Our Favorite Waterproof DSLR Cameras

1. Canon EOS 5D Mark IV Full Frame Digital SLR Camera Body, Canon BG-E20 Grip, Sandisk Extreme 64GB U3 ...

Canon 5D Mark IV First Impressions

"Quality all around!"

Again, slim margins for a lot of money. Basically, when doing astro-photography. I overall love this Canon 5D Mark IV and would recommend to others! I love the camera and the bundle is OK. This is a great entry level camera.

  • Canon EOS 5D Mark IV Full Frame Digital SLR Camera Body, Canon BG-E20 Grip, Sandisk Extreme 64GB U3 Card, Polaroid LED Video Light, Microphone, 72-inch Monopod, Ritz Gear Backpack & Accessory Bundle
  • Canon 5D Mark IV DSLR Camera Body + Canon BG-E20 Grip + Sandisk 64GB Extreme Pro U3 SDXC Card + Polaroid 160 LED Elite Video Light + Microphone + Monopod + Backpack + RitzGear Accessory Bundle
  • Canon Authorized Dealer - Includes 12 Month Original Canon USA Warranty
  • Canon EOS 5D Mark IV 30.4 MP DSLR Camer features Full-Frame CMOS Sensor, DIGIC 6+ Image Processor, 3.2" 1.62m-Dot Touchscreen LCD Monitor, DCI 4K Video at 30 fps; 8.8MP Still Grab, 61-Point High Density Reticular AF, Native ISO 32000, Expanded to ISO 102400, Built-In GPS and Wi-Fi with NFC
  • Canon BG-E20 Battery Grip is a large capacity battery grip designed for the EOS 5D Mark IV, ideal for high volume and easy vertical shooting
  • Sandisk Extreme Pro 64GB SDXC Card is ideal for professionals looking to maximize post-production workflow with read speeds of up to 95MB/s; write speeds of up to 90MB/s and Video Speed of C10, U3, V30 Shock-proof, temperature-proof, waterproof, and x-ray-proof, records full HD, 3D, and 4K video. Lifetime limited warranty.
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Canon 5D Mark IV
  • Battery Life
  • Picture Quality
  • Ergonomics
  • Quality
  • Value For Money
  • Affordability

Canon 5D Mark IV Final Thoughts

"Excellent size."

This is a great entry level camera. Sometimes I still wish I had purchased the 40D at a comparable price. First four pictures I took and they came out great! The LCD screen is easy to see on bright sunny days. I have always gotten great results with my Canon 5D Mark IV.

Overall Score
5.0


(6 Points)

2. Canon EOS Rebel T7 DSLR Camera + EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 IS II + EF 75-300mm f/4-5.6 III Lens + Telep...

User Ratings: 90

PHOTO4LESS Canon EOS Rebel T7 First Impressions

"Perhaps I should have."

Works great for my daughter and her film school. I use it as a backup camera to my Canon 7D mark II. We love the PHOTO4LESS Canon EOS Rebel T7, but let's talk about the accessories. I don't feel like I ever need any other lenses. However on contacting PHOTO4LESS about it, they sent us a memory card.

  • Canon EOS Rebel T7 DSLR Camera + EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 IS II + EF 75-300mm f/4-5.6 III Lens + Telephoto 500mm f/8.0 T-Mount Lens (Long) + 2x 64GB Memory Card + Canon EOS Bag + Canon Backpack + Tripod
  • This Photo4Less Top Value Camera and Lens with USA Warranty and manufacturer's supplied Accessories Kit Includes:
  • Canon EOS Rebel T7 DSLR Camera - EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 IS II Lens - EF 75-300mm f/4-5.6 III Lens - Telephoto 500mm f/8.0 T- Mount Lens (Long) - Canon EOS Shoulder Bag - Canon Deluxe Backpack 200EG for Canon
  • 2x Transcend 64GB UHS-I U1 SD Memory Card - Digital DSLR Auto Power Slave Flash - 57 Inch Camera/Video Tripod (Black) - Digital DSLR Auto Power Slave Flash - RS-60 Remote Switch for Canon
  • 3 Piece Filter Kit (UV-CPL-FLD) 58mm - T-Mount Adapter For Canon EOS - Hi-Speed SD USB Card Reader - Lens Dust Blower - LCD Screen Protectors (Clear) - Lens Cap Holder
  • 24.1MP APS-C CMOS Sensor - DIGIC 4+ Image Processor - 3.0" 920k-Dot LCD Monitor - Full HD 1080/30p Video Recording - 9-Point AF with Center Cross-Type Point - ISO 100-6400, Up to 3 fps Shooting - Built-In Wi-Fi with NFC - Scene Intelligent Auto Mode - Creative Filters and Creative Auto Modes
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium ion batteries required. (included)
  • Editor's Impressions Of The PHOTO4LESS Canon EOS Rebel T7
  • Battery Life
  • Picture Quality
  • Ergonomics
  • Quality
  • Value For Money
  • Affordability

PHOTO4LESS Canon EOS Rebel T7 Final Thoughts

"Excellent size."

Just buy this, you will not regret it. But that's what this entry level camera is all about. It has a great feel, not too heavy but still substantial. I love this camera a lot so far! I really love the features on this body.

Overall Score
4.9


(16 Points)

3. Nikon D40x 10.2MP Digital SLR Camera with 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6G ED II AF-S DX Zoom-Nikkor Lens (OLD MOD...

User Ratings: 74 5

Nikon 9421 First Impressions

"Pictures look good."

I shot video of my 5 year old son riding his bike today. All other cameras in this category are much more expensive. However on contacting Nikon about it, they sent us a memory card. It has a very similar look to a high end smartphone screen. Have used Nikon cameras all the way back to 35mm.

  • Nikon D40x 10.2MP Digital SLR Camera with 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6G ED II AF-S DX Zoom-Nikkor Lens (OLD MODEL)
  • Includes 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6G ED II AF-S DX Zoom-Nikkor lens
  • Image optimization functions and in-camera image retouching
  • 2.5-inch LCD monitor , 170-degree viewing angle
  • 10.2-megapixel CCD captures enough detail for large, photo-quality prints
  • 3D Color Matrix Metering II for ideal exposures in almost any lighting condition
  • 10.2-megapixel CCD captures enough detail for large, photo-quality prints
  • 2.5-inch LCD monitor; 170-degree viewing angle
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium ion batteries required. (included)
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Nikon 9421
  • Battery Life
  • Picture Quality
  • Ergonomics
  • Quality
  • Value For Money
  • Affordability

Nikon 9421 Final Thoughts

"Lenses are everything."

I love the camera and the bundle is OK. I am also a white balance and color nut. I love all the accessories included with my new Nikon 9421 camera. I overall love this Nikon 9421 and would recommend to others! The battery that does come with the camera lasts a long time.

Overall Score
4.4


(191 Points)

4. Nikon D610 24.3 MP CMOS FX-Format Digital SLR Camera with 24-85mm f/3.5-4.5G ED VR Auto Focus-S Nikk...

User Ratings: 73 7

Nikon 13305 First Impressions

"I LOVE my Nikon 13305!"

I use it as a backup camera to my Canon 7D mark II. The battery that does come with the camera lasts a long time. Got the bundle at a great price also. Took this camera on our family vacation to Utah national parks. This is an excellent camera for beginners.

  • Nikon D610 24.3 MP CMOS FX-Format Digital SLR Camera with 24-85mm f/3.5-4.5G ED VR Auto Focus-S Nikkor Lens
  • 24.3MP full-frame CMOS sensor
  • 39-point AF system (9 cross-type)
  • ISO 100-6400 expandable up to 25,600
  • 3.2 inch LCD with 921,000 dots
  • 1080/30p, 25p or 24p or 720/60p, 50p or 30p HD video (MPEG-4 AVC/H.264)
  • 6 frames per second continuous shooting
  • 100% viewfinder coverage
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium ion batteries required. (included)
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Nikon 13305
  • Battery Life
  • Picture Quality
  • Ergonomics
  • Quality
  • Value For Money
  • Affordability

Nikon 13305 Final Thoughts

"The Nikon 13305 delivered."

This is a great entry level camera. Love the camera and accessories that came with this kit. Nice Camera & very good value on accessory package. This is a fantastic Waterproof DSLR Camera. Very good camera for the size.

Overall Score
4.4


(395 Points)

5. Olympus OM-D E-M5 Mark III Body Black with Step Up Kit

User Ratings: 73

Olympus First Impressions

"And the price!"

I got it at the best price for this kit. I am eventually going to get the battery grip for the body. I've been more than happy with this Waterproof DSLR Camera. All around for the price, it was still worth it. These are a lot of megapixels.

  • Olympus OM-D E-M5 Mark III Body Black with Step Up Kit
  • 20MP live MOS sensor
  • Portable, weather sealed design
  • 121-Point all-cross-type on-chip Phase detection AF
  • M. Zuiko Digital ED 25mm F1. 8 (50mm in 35mm equivalent)
  • The 25mm F1. 8 is the ideal, all-around lens. Capture tack sharp portraits with beautifully defocused backgrounds. The perfect combination of power and portability - perfect everyday lens.
  • Easy to carry, light grey camera bag with snap clsoure and adjustable shoulder strap. Features an inner adjustable padded compartment and small zippered compartment. Perfect for taking your mirrorless camera and favorite Micro Four Thirds lens with you when you are on-the-go.
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Olympus
  • Battery Life
  • Picture Quality
  • Ergonomics
  • Quality
  • Value For Money
  • Affordability

Olympus Final Thoughts

"Really love my Olympus !"

The camera is highly capable and flexible. The battery that does come with the camera lasts a long time. The software also defaults to save your original pic. Great camera, great bundle and fast shipping. I would highly recommend this Olympus and bundle.

Overall Score
4.6


(32 Points)

6. Canon EOS Rebel T7 Digital SLR Camera Body + EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 IS II + EF 75-300mm f/4-5.6 III ...

User Ratings: 81 9

PHOTO4LESS Canon EOS Rebel T7 First Impressions

"Excellent deal!"

I love all the accessories included with my new PHOTO4LESS Canon EOS Rebel T7 camera. Everything was fine with the kit - great value! Great Waterproof DSLR Camera package my kids love it! It has a great feel, not too heavy but still substantial. Thank you Amazon and thank you PHOTO4LESS!

  • Canon EOS Rebel T7 Digital SLR Camera Body + EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 IS II + EF 75-300mm f/4-5.6 III Lens + EOS Shoulder Bag + Transcend 64GB SD Memory Card + P4L Cleaning Cloth – Ultimate Canon Bundle
  • This Photo4Less Top Value Camera and Lens with USA Warranty and manufacturer's supplied Accessories Kit Includes:
  • Canon EOS Rebel T7 Digital SLR Camera - EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 IS II Lens - EF 75-300mm f/4-5.6 III Lens
  • Canon EOS Shoulder Bag - Transcend 64GB UHS-I U3 SD Memory Card - Photo4Less Camera and Lens Cleaning Cloth
  • Camera Features: 24.1MP APS-C CMOS Sensor - DIGIC 4+ Image Processor - 3.0" 920k-Dot LCD Monitor - Full HD 1080/30p Video Recording - 9-Point AF with Center Cross-Type Point - ISO 100-6400, Up to 3 fps Shooting - Built-In Wi-Fi with NFC
  • Shop With Confidence: Photo4Less is a CANON AUTHORIZED DEALER, so you can rest assure knowing that your purchase is fully backed by Canon USA Manufacturer’s WARRANTY and with Photo4less exceptional Customer Service.
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium ion batteries required. (included)
  • Editor's Impressions Of The PHOTO4LESS Canon EOS Rebel T7
  • Battery Life
  • Picture Quality
  • Ergonomics
  • Quality
  • Value For Money
  • Affordability

PHOTO4LESS Canon EOS Rebel T7 Final Thoughts

"Taking pictures!"

I received it and it works well with my other PHOTO4LESS lenses. Camera, batteries and memory cards all top notch. I got it at the best price for this kit. Absolutely great Waterproof DSLR Camera for the price. This camera just feels good in the hands.

Overall Score
4.5


(17 Points)

7. Canon EOS 200D Rebel SL2 Kit with EF-S 18-55mm f/4-5.6 is STM Lens Digital SLR Cameras (Black) (Inte...

User Ratings: 82 4

Canon EOS 200D First Impressions

"So far so good!"

Basically, when doing astro-photography. The different modes are useful. This is an excellent camera for beginners. I have always gotten great results with my Canon EOS 200D. But, others have covered its capabilities far better than I can.

  • Canon EOS 200D Rebel SL2 Kit with EF-S 18-55mm f/4-5.6 is STM Lens Digital SLR Cameras (Black) (International Model No Warranty)
  • 24.2MP APS-C CMOS Sensor DIGIC 7 Image Processor
  • 3" 1.04m-Dot Vari-Angle Touchscreen LCD Full HD 1080p Video Recording at 60 fps
  • 9-Point AF System; Dual Pixel CMOS AF Native ISO 25600, Extended to ISO 51200
  • Up to 5 fps Continuous Shooting Feature Assistant; Microphone Input
  • Built-In Wi-Fi with NFC and Bluetooth Canon EF-S 18-55mm f3.5-5.6 IS STM Lens
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium ion batteries required. (included)
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Canon EOS 200D
  • Battery Life
  • Picture Quality
  • Ergonomics
  • Quality
  • Value For Money
  • Affordability

Canon EOS 200D Final Thoughts

"So GOOD NEWS for me!"

All other cameras in this category are much more expensive. But, others have covered its capabilities far better than I can. I use it with my one year old Canon lens. 5 years I've gotten to know this groundbreaking Waterproof DSLR Camera well. I use it with my one year old Canon lens.

Overall Score
4.6


(99 Points)

8. Canon EOS RP Mirrorless Camera with RF 24-105mm F/4L IS USM Lens, Black - 3380C012

User Ratings: 63 8

Canon 3380C012 First Impressions

"Well done Canon!"

I've been more than happy with this Waterproof DSLR Camera. If you are a point and shoot person forget it here. He has waited years for this and it was everything he wanted and more! Sometimes I still wish I had purchased the 40D at a comparable price. Nice Camera & very good value on accessory package.

  • Canon EOS RP Mirrorless Camera with RF 24-105mm F/4L IS USM Lens, Black - 3380C012
  • Lightest, Smallest Full-frame EOS Camera*
  • RF Mount Compatible with RF Lenses and EF/EF-S Lenses**
  • High Image Quality with 26.2 Megapixel Full-frame CMOS Sensor and DIGIC 8 Image Processor
  • Dual Pixel CMOS AF for Fast and Accurate Auto Focus
  • Excellent Low-light Performance
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium ion batteries required. (included)
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Canon 3380C012
  • Battery Life
  • Picture Quality
  • Ergonomics
  • Quality
  • Value For Money
  • Affordability

Canon 3380C012 Final Thoughts

"Well done Canon!"

Though I have nothing to complain about the Canon 3380C012. Many more options than available to entry level models. I've had the Canon 3380C012 for about two weeks now and it's been great! But that's what this entry level camera is all about. I love the camera and the bundle is OK.

Overall Score
4.3


(64 Points)

9. Nikon D850 Filmmaker's Kit

User Ratings: 90 4

Nikon D850 First Impressions

"Excellent size."

Very versatile and swiftly configurable. This camera has paid for itself 20 times over and it keeps on giving! The different modes are useful. It's terrific and you won't go wrong. The body is well balanced when using the large Art series of lenses.

  • Nikon D850 Filmmaker's Kit
  • 4K Ultra HD video recording, slow motion up to 120 FPS at 1080p to an internal XQD/SD card or 30/25/24p uncompressed to Atomos Ninja Flame with option to record up to 1080/30p to both simultaneously
  • Broadcast-caliber audio control right in the camera & included microphones lets you capture the clearest audio for the most immersive footage
  • Nikon's innovative EXPEED 5 image processing for flawless detail retention and beautiful noise-free images from ISO 64 to ISO 25,600
  • 45.7MP back-side illuminated (BSI) FX-format full-frame CMOS image sensor with no Optical Low Pass Filter delivers stunning still photos for your multimedia productions
  • Focus Peaking, 8K Time-Lapse (via Interval Timer) and Flat Picture Profile let you add a professional touch to your content
  • Batteries: 2 Lithium ion batteries required. (included)
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Nikon D850
  • Battery Life
  • Picture Quality
  • Ergonomics
  • Quality
  • Value For Money
  • Affordability

Nikon D850 Final Thoughts

"Love this camera."

It sucks up way more battery life than the D7100/D7200. All other cameras in this category are much more expensive. This all with my Nikon D850. Very good camera for the size. Again, slim margins for a lot of money.

Overall Score
4.8


(266 Points)

10. Nikon D3500 DSLR Camera with 18-55mm Lens and 70-300mm VR Lens with 32GB Memory Card and Accessory B...

User Ratings: 73 5

Nikon First Impressions

"Great lens!"

Basically, when doing astro-photography. This Nikon takes absolutely beautiful images! Servo is accurate enough to keep it on. I don't feel like I ever need any other lenses. I've been more than happy with this Waterproof DSLR Camera.

  • Nikon D3500 DSLR Camera with 18-55mm Lens and 70-300mm VR Lens with 32GB Memory Card and Accessory Bundle (7 Items)
  • FOCUS CAMERA BUNDLE INCLUDES: Nikon D3500 DX-Format DSLR Camera with NIKKOR 18-55mm VR Lens, NIKKOR 70-300mm f/4.5-6.3G ED VR Lens, Two 32GB SD Memory Card, 58mm UV Protector Lens Filter, Corel Deluxe Photo Software Kit and Camera Case with Memory Card Wallet, Wrist Strap and Essential Cleaning Accessory Bundle. ORIGINAL NIKON ACCESSORIES INCLUDED IN THE CAMERA BOX.
  • INCREDIBLE IMAGES: Equipped with a 24.2MP DX APS-C CMOS image sensor and backed by Nikon’s signature EXPEED image processing system, you will have extremely high resolution photos that take in more light and deliver truer color
  • LIGHTWEIGHT BUILD: Lightweight, comfortable, and balanced in its design. 3-inch display gives you 921,000-dot resolution and a 170-degree viewing angle. This camera is completely compatible with Nikon’s SnapBridge App
  • AWESOME LENSES: Compact, lightweight, and extremely versatile, the AF-P DX Nikkor 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6G VR lens will help you conquer every landscape, video, or wide-angle shot. The Nikkor 70-300mm f/4.5-6.3G ED VR Lens features an AF-P pulse motor that uses stepping motors to deliver impressively smooth, quiet, and fast autofocus performance. One extra-low dispersion element greatly reduces color fringing and chromatic aberrations in order to produce greater clarity and color accuracy.
  • NIKON AUTHORIZED DEALER: Includes USA Manufacturer Warranty
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Nikon
  • Battery Life
  • Picture Quality
  • Ergonomics
  • Quality
  • Value For Money
  • Affordability

Nikon Final Thoughts

"Auto focus great."

I would highly recommend this Nikon and bundle. I got it at the best price for this kit. The body is well balanced when using the large Art series of lenses. But, others have covered its capabilities far better than I can. The colors of course are very good as expected, and here is a surprise.

Overall Score
4.5


(173 Points)

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