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
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  • 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 Video Creator Kit [EOS 80D] with EF-S 18–135mm Lens, Rode VIDEOMIC GO, and 32GB Sandisk Memo...

User Ratings: 78 6

Canon 1263C103 First Impressions

"Now I have the Canon 1263C103."

Canon still services this camera. From my first few casual shots the results blew me away. Again, slim margins for a lot of money. This camera has paid for itself 20 times over and it keeps on giving! First four pictures I took and they came out great!

  • Canon Video Creator Kit [EOS 80D] with EF-S 18–135mm Lens, Rode VIDEOMIC GO, and 32GB Sandisk Memory Card - Black
  • The Video Creator Kit is the complete package for making professional-quality videos, giving you the tools to make your dreams a reality
  • The Canon EOS 80D comes bundled with the Power Zoom Adapter PZ-E1, opening creative opportunities for both video creators and photographers with easy, smooth zooming
  • Providing a comprehensive view, the EOS 80D camera’s Intelligent Viewfinder helps bring the thrill of SLR photography with each use
  • The Intelligent Viewfinder displays AF points and AF mode, has a grid display, a horizontal electronic level, plus numerous other points of information, all of which can be hidden
  • For AF operation, the EOS 80D camera has a wide-area, 45-point, all cross-type AF system with low luminance performance to EV -3 and 4 types of AF area selection modes
  • The 24.2 Megapixel (APS-C) CMOS sensor captures high-resolution images and has refined individual pixels that enable high ISO speeds (16000 for still photographs, 12800 for movies)
  • Fast and incredibly quiet, the EF-S 18–135mm f/3.5–5.6 IS USM’s NANO USM AF system not only delivers high speed AF, but also makes quiet, fast, and smooth AF transitions
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium ion batteries required. (included)
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Canon 1263C103
  • Battery Life
  • Picture Quality
  • Ergonomics
  • Quality
  • Value For Money
  • Affordability

Canon 1263C103 Final Thoughts

"Now I have the Canon 1263C103."

Nice Camera & very good value on accessory package. The camera is highly capable and flexible. The battery that does come with the camera lasts a long time. Camera, batteries and memory cards all top notch. The software also defaults to save your original pic.

Overall Score
4.5


(297 Points)

3. Nikon D7200 DX-Format DSLR Body (Black)

User Ratings: 95 5

Nikon 34502digi First Impressions

"The camera is awesome."

I overall love this Nikon 34502digi and would recommend to others! I've had the Nikon 34502digi for about two weeks now and it's been great! This is a great entry level camera. That little piece of glass produces some amazingly sharp pictures. I've had the Nikon 34502digi for about two weeks now and it's been great!

  • Nikon D7200 DX-Format DSLR Body (Black)
  • 24.2MP DX-Format CMOS Sensor
  • EXPEED 4 Image Processor
  • No Optical Low-Pass Filter
  • Full HD 1080p Video Recording at 60 fps
  • Built-In Wi-Fi Connectivity with NFC
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium ion batteries required.
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Nikon 34502digi
  • Battery Life
  • Picture Quality
  • Ergonomics
  • Quality
  • Value For Money
  • Affordability

Nikon 34502digi Final Thoughts

"I LOVE my Nikon 34502digi!"

The different modes are useful. This all with my Nikon 34502digi. The LCD screen is easy to see on bright sunny days. This Nikon 34502digi is built tough. Nice Camera & very good value on accessory package.

Overall Score
4.8


(37 Points)

4. Pentax KP DSLR Camera (KP Black, w/Pentax 55-300mm Lens)

Pentax KP Black 55300 First Impressions

"Learn manual focus."

Overall, very happy with the purchase. The pictures were clear and a came out great. However on contacting Pentax about it, they sent us a memory card. The difference is the excellent Pentax lens. This Pentax KP Black 55300 is built tough.

  • Pentax KP DSLR Camera (KP Black, w/Pentax 55-300mm Lens)
  • 24.3MP APS-C AA-Filterless CMOS Sensor
  • PRIME IV Engine with Accelerator Unit
  • Smart Function Exchangeable Grip
  • Full HD 1080p30 Video; 4K Interval Movie
  • Kit includes: Pentax KP DSLR Camera (Black) + Pentax HD PENTAX-DA 55-300mm f/4.5-6.3 ED PLM WR RE Lens - 21277 + Pentax 85231 Sling Bag 2 + Pentax 85232 Padded DSLR Strap
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Pentax KP Black 55300
  • Battery Life
  • Picture Quality
  • Ergonomics
  • Quality
  • Value For Money
  • Affordability

Pentax KP Black 55300 Final Thoughts

"An excellent camera."

First four pictures I took and they came out great! The software also defaults to save your original pic. Took this camera on our family vacation to Utah national parks. I've had the Pentax KP Black 55300 for about two weeks now and it's been great! It has a very similar look to a high end smartphone screen.

Overall Score
5.0


(2 Points)

5. Canon EOS Rebel T7i DSLR with EF-S 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 is STM Lens - Bundle with Camera Case, 16GB SD...

Canon T7i First Impressions

"Pretty easy to use."

I overall love this Canon T7i and would recommend to others! They are simply great cameras now at a very attractive price point. Great Waterproof DSLR Camera package my kids love it! Overall, very happy with the purchase. This lens is a good complement to the existing ones I have.

  • Canon EOS Rebel T7i DSLR with EF-S 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 is STM Lens - Bundle with Camera Case, 16GB SDHC Card, 67mm Filter Kit, Screen Protector, Cleaning Kit, Memory Wallet, Software Package
  • Canon EOS Rebel T7i DSLR Camera Body - EF-S 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 IS STM Lens (CA18135STMWB) - LP-E17 Battery Pack - LC-E17 Battery Charger - Eyecup Ef - EW-400D Wide Strap - EOS Digital Solution Disk - Canon 1 Year Limited Warranty - Bundle Includes: - Camera Case - 16GB SDHC Card - 67mm Filter Kit (UV/CPL/Nd) - Screen Protector - Cleaning Kit - Memory Wallet - Software Package
  • Optical Viewfinder with a 45-point All Cross-type AF System.
  • Fast & Accurate Dual Pixel CMOS AF with Phase-detection
  • 24.2 Megapixel CMOS (APS-C) Sensor.
  • DIGIC 7 Image Processor, ISO 100 25600.
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Canon T7i
  • Battery Life
  • Picture Quality
  • Ergonomics
  • Quality
  • Value For Money
  • Affordability

Canon T7i Final Thoughts

"And landscape."

First four pictures I took and they came out great! From my first few casual shots the results blew me away. The read/write speed is seriously blazing fast. This camera has paid for itself 20 times over and it keeps on giving! I shot video of my 5 year old son riding his bike today.

Overall Score
5.0


(2 Points)

6. Nikon D610 24.3 MP CMOS FX-Format Digital SLR Camera (Body Only) + Nikon MB-D14 Multi Battery Power ...

User Ratings: 73 7

Nikon First Impressions

"Low light performance."

I overall love this Nikon and would recommend to others! I compared features for months before deciding to go with this Waterproof DSLR Camera. I love this camera a lot so far! Overall, very happy with the purchase. The read/write speed is seriously blazing fast.

  • Nikon D610 24.3 MP CMOS FX-Format Digital SLR Camera (Body Only) + Nikon MB-D14 Multi Battery Power Pack
  • Nikon D610 24.3 MP CMOS FX-Format Digital SLR Camera (Body Only)
  • Nikon MB-D14 Multi Battery Power Pack for Nikon D610 and D600 Digital SLR
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Nikon
  • Battery Life
  • Picture Quality
  • Ergonomics
  • Quality
  • Value For Money
  • Affordability

Nikon Final Thoughts

"I love this camera!"

I have really enjoyed putting this lens through its paces. It sucks up way more battery life than the D7100/D7200. This is an excellent camera for beginners. I have really enjoyed putting this lens through its paces. The body is well balanced when using the large Art series of lenses.

Overall Score
4.4


(395 Points)

7. Canon EOS 90D 32.5MP CMOS Digital SLR Camera w/EF-S 18-55mm is STM Lens & More Bundle

User Ratings: 68 10

Canon E46CNEOS90D1855 First Impressions

"Great camera and kit!"

Basically, when doing astro-photography. I love this camera a lot so far! I love all the accessories included with my new Canon E46CNEOS90D1855 camera. The difference is the excellent Canon lens. I love all the accessories included with my new Canon E46CNEOS90D1855 camera.

  • Canon EOS 90D 32.5MP CMOS Digital SLR Camera w/EF-S 18-55mm is STM Lens & More Bundle
  • Canon AUTHORIZED DEALER - Includes Full Canon USA WARRANTY
  • ALL INCLUSIVE CAMERA BUNDLE - Everything you need to go PRO
  • 32.5 Megapixel (APS-C) CMOS, Full HD Recording, DIGIC 8 Image Processor, High-speed continuous shooting up to 10 fps
  • INCLUDED IN THE BOX: Canon EOS 90D Camera Body | Canon EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 IS STM Lens | Battery Pack LP-E6N | Battery Charger LP-E6 | Eyecup Eb | EC2 Wide Strap | 1-Year Manufacturer Warranty
  • BUNDLE INCLUDES: Professional 633x 64GB UHS-1 Class 10 SDXC Memory Card | Battery Grip | Extra Rechargeable Battery | Quick Travel Charger | Photographic Equipment Hard Case | Targus 3-Way Panhead 58" Tripod | 72" Monopod | 12" Compact Rubberized Spider Tripod | Flash Diffusers | Wireless Shutter Release Remote | Professional Lens Blower | Memory Card Reader | Memory Card Case |
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium ion batteries required. (included)
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Canon E46CNEOS90D1855
  • Battery Life
  • Picture Quality
  • Ergonomics
  • Quality
  • Value For Money
  • Affordability

Canon E46CNEOS90D1855 Final Thoughts

"Great camera and kit!"

I love all the accessories included with my new Canon E46CNEOS90D1855 camera. I don't feel like I ever need any other lenses. I have already taken it on 3 vacations. I can see using this for years before I would feel the need to upgrade. This lens is a good complement to the existing ones I have.

Overall Score
4.2


(13 Points)

8. Olympus OM-D E-M5 Mark III Black Body with M.Zuiko Digital ED 14-150mm F4.0-5.6 II Black Lens Kit

User Ratings: 73

Olympus V207091BU000 First Impressions

"THAT GRIP!"

All other cameras in this category are much more expensive. But that's what this entry level camera is all about. Just what my wife needed for her travels. I overall love this Olympus V207091BU000 and would recommend to others! Great Waterproof DSLR Camera package my kids love it!

  • Olympus OM-D E-M5 Mark III Black Body with M.Zuiko Digital ED 14-150mm F4.0-5.6 II Black Lens Kit
  • 20MP live MOS sensor
  • Portable, weather sealed body with 14-150 millimeter Weather sealed lens
  • 121-Point all-cross-type on-chip Phase detection AF
  • Compact, In-body 5-axis image stabilization (upto approx. 5. 5 EV steps of compensation)
  • 50MP tripod high-res shot
  • Viewfinder type: Lcd
  • Lens type: Telephoto
  • Image stabilization: Sensor-shift
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium ion batteries required. (included)
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Olympus V207091BU000
  • Battery Life
  • Picture Quality
  • Ergonomics
  • Quality
  • Value For Money
  • Affordability

Olympus V207091BU000 Final Thoughts

"Longer battery life."

The read/write speed is seriously blazing fast. Absolutely great Waterproof DSLR Camera for the price. It's terrific and you won't go wrong. I love the camera and the bundle is OK. I take pictures of houses occasionally and this has worked really well.

Overall Score
4.6


(32 Points)

9. Canon EOS Rebel T6 Wi-Fi Digital SLR Camera & 18-55mm is II + 75-300mm III Lens + 32GB Card + Batter...

Hohem Canon K-93587-28 First Impressions

"So far so great."

I received it and it works well with my other Hohem Canon lenses. Nice Camera & very good value on accessory package. Love the camera and accessories that came with this kit. No focus peaking, even in live view. All other cameras in this category are much more expensive.

  • Canon EOS Rebel T6 Wi-Fi Digital SLR Camera & 18-55mm is II + 75-300mm III Lens + 32GB Card + Battery + Case + Filters + Flex Tripod + Flash Kit
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Hohem Canon K-93587-28
  • Battery Life
  • Picture Quality
  • Ergonomics
  • Quality
  • Value For Money
  • Affordability

Hohem Canon K-93587-28 Final Thoughts

"Learn manual focus."

This is a great entry level camera. This is an excellent camera for beginners. The LCD screen is easy to see on bright sunny days. I would highly recommend this Hohem Canon K-93587-28 and bundle. This, in my opinion is a great camera to start learning on.

Overall Score
5.0


(2 Points)

10. Canon EOS Rebel T5 18MP DSLR Camera EFS 18-55mm & EF 75-300mm Four Lens Ultimate Bundle

User Ratings: 70 6

Beach Camera E22CNDRT51855 First Impressions

"This is it you guys!"

I don't feel like I ever need any other lenses. I love all the accessories included with my new Beach Camera E22CNDRT51855 camera. The pictures were clear and a came out great. Some of the extra items are not useful. I am eventually going to get the battery grip for the body.

  • Canon EOS Rebel T5 18MP DSLR Camera EFS 18-55mm & EF 75-300mm Four Lens Ultimate Bundle
  • Bundle Includes: Canon EOS Digital Rebel T5 18MP SLR Digital Camera and Canon EF-S 18-55mm IS II Lens Kit Canon EF 75-300mm F4-5.6 III Lens with Canon USA Warranty Compact Deluxe Gadget Bag for Photo/Video 57-Inch Full Size Tripod Bounce Zoom Slave Flash Enhance Photos, Colors & Saturation 16GB SDHC High Speed Memory Card 8GB Secure Digital SD Memory Card Pro .45x Wide Angle Lens w/ Macro 58mm threading (Black) Pro 2x Telephoto Lens Converter - 58mm threading (Black) 58mm UV, Polarizer & FLD Deluxe Filter kit (set of 3 + carrying case) 58mm Multicoated UV Protective Filter--offers lens protection & clearer pictures Tri-fold Memory Card Wallet - Stores up to 3 Memory Cards Hi-Speed SD USB 2.0 Card Reader Flexible Mini Table-top Tripod 3pc. Lens Cleaning Kit Lens Cap Keeper
  • Canon EOS Digital Rebel T5 18MP SLR Digital Camera and Canon EFS 1855mm IS II Lens Kit
  • Canon EF 75300mm F45.6 III Lens with Canon USA Warranty
  • Compact Deluxe Gadget Bag for Photo/Video, 57Inch Full Size Tripod
  • Bounce zoom slave flash enhance photos, colors & saturation
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium ion batteries required. (included)
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Beach Camera E22CNDRT51855
  • Battery Life
  • Picture Quality
  • Ergonomics
  • Quality
  • Value For Money
  • Affordability

Beach Camera E22CNDRT51855 Final Thoughts

"LCD screen."

Overall, very happy with the purchase. Absolutely great Waterproof DSLR Camera for the price. The colors of course are very good as expected, and here is a surprise. Nice Camera & very good value on accessory package. I finally decided I liked the features of the Beach Camera line.

Overall Score
4.3


(73 Points)

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