Editor's Choice - Our Favorite Weather Sealed Mirrorless Cameras

1. Panasonic LUMIX G85MK 4K Mirrorless Interchangeable Lens Camera Kit, 12-60mm Lens, Lexar U3 64GB Mem...

User Ratings: 73 2

Panasonic DMC-G85MK Ritz Camera Deluxe Kit First Impressions

"Plenty of features."

The rest of the bundle seems okay. I wouldn't trade this camera for anything! The longer you have it, the more small issues you find. I'm also really enjoying the Panasonic film simulation. The Panasonic DMC-G85MK Ritz Camera Deluxe Kit's build quality is excellent.

  • Panasonic LUMIX G85MK 4K Mirrorless Interchangeable Lens Camera Kit, 12-60mm Lens, Lexar U3 64GB Memory Card, 2 Spare Batteries, Charger, Bag and Accessory Bundle
  • Less bulky than a DSLR, the LUMIX G85 is the compact 4K video-enabled Micro Four Thirds Mirrorless (DSLM) camera with true-to-life photo image quality.
  • Class leading 5-axis body stabilization that when mated to LUMIX 2-axis optically stabilized lenses for a “Dual IS” effect.
  • 4K Video recording at 30p/24p 100 Mbps plus a 3.5mm port for external microphones. (Full HD 60p 28Mbps)
  • Weather sealed splash proof and dustproof, rugged enough to withstand even the most challenging environments.
  • FREE Panasonic TRIPLE YOUR WARRANTY Bonus Offer, extends your 1 year warranty to 3 years -- Panasonic LUMIX DMC-G85MK RITZ CAMERA BUNDLE INCLUDES 13 ITEMS -- ALL BRAND NEW ITEMS WITH ALL MANUFACTURER-SUPPLIED ACCESSORIES + FULL USA WARRANTIES
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Panasonic DMC-G85MK Ritz Camera Deluxe Kit
  • Battery Life
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  • Value For Money
  • Affordability

Panasonic DMC-G85MK Ritz Camera Deluxe Kit Final Thoughts

"It's the lenses."

The flash feels lighter than my Andoer flash for my other camera. Secondly the EVF is amazing amazing amazing. The flash feels lighter than my Andoer flash for my other camera. I still can tolerate that by just working on selected photos. Higher ISO produces very usable images, even at ISO 12800.

Overall Score
4.6


(110 Points)

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2. Panasonic DMC-G85MK 4K Mirrorless Interchangeable Lens Camera Kit, 12-60mm Lens, 32GB Memory Card, B...

User Ratings: 64

Ritz Camera DMC-G85MK Ritz Camera Basic Kit First Impressions

"I love it!"

It is easy to use and the picture quality is out awesome. More megapixels would be nice too when cropping BIFs. Start up and shut down is quick. The longer you have it, the more small issues you find. Portability of this camera is wonderful.

  • Panasonic DMC-G85MK 4K Mirrorless Interchangeable Lens Camera Kit, 12-60mm Lens, 32GB Memory Card, Battery, Charger and Accessory Bundle LUMIX G85MK
  • Less bulky than a DSLR, the LUMIX G85 is the compact 4K video-enabled Micro Four Thirds Mirrorless (DSLM) camera with true-to-life photo image quality.
  • Class leading 5-axis body stabilization that when mated to LUMIX 2-axis optically stabilized lenses for a “Dual IS” effect.
  • 4K Video recording at 30p/24p 100 Mbps plus a 3.5mm port for external microphones. (Full HD 60p 28Mbps)
  • Weather sealed splash proof and dustproof, rugged enough to withstand even the most challenging environments.
  • FREE Panasonic TRIPLE YOUR WARRANTY Bonus Offer, extends your 1 year warranty to 3 years -- Panasonic LUMIX DMC-G85MK RITZ CAMERA BUNDLE INCLUDES 11 ITEMS -- ALL BRAND NEW ITEMS WITH ALL MANUFACTURER-SUPPLIED ACCESSORIES + FULL USA WARRANTIES
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Ritz Camera DMC-G85MK Ritz Camera Basic Kit
  • Battery Life
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  • Value For Money
  • Affordability

Ritz Camera DMC-G85MK Ritz Camera Basic Kit Final Thoughts

"Can't complain!"

I use it for vlogging, photoshoots, and pictorials on Instagram. I've only touched in certain points there's so much more. The availability of the control dials makes a huge difference. I’m super excited to start using this whole bundle! Start up and shut down is quick.

Overall Score
4.4


(17 Points)

3. Panasonic Lumix DMC-G85 Mirrorless Camera with 12-60mm F/3.5-5.6 Lumix G Vario Power OIS Lens, Black...

User Ratings: 55

Panasonic DMC-G85 First Impressions

"That is fine for me."

Several things keep it from getting 5 stars, however. Several things keep it from getting 5 stars, however. The camera is fast, sharp, and most important to me - light. Start up and shut down is quick. I chose to shoot most outdoor shots with an aperture of + or - f/5.

  • Panasonic Lumix DMC-G85 Mirrorless Camera with 12-60mm F/3.5-5.6 Lumix G Vario Power OIS Lens, Black - Bundle with Bag
  • Panasonic Lumix DMC-G85 Camera - 12-60mm F/3.5-5.6 Lumix G Power O.I.S. Lens (H-FS12060) - Battery Charger - Battery Pack DMW-BLC12 - Body Cap - Hot Shoe Cover - USB Connection Cable - Shoulder Strap - Panasonic 1 Year Warranty - Bundle Includes: - Camera Bag - 32GB SDHC U3 Card - Cleaning Kit - 58mm Filter Kit (UV/CPL/ND2) - Memory Wallet - Card Reader - Corel PaintShop Pro X9; Corel VideoStudio 9; Corel AfterShot 2 Pro; AutoFx Mystical Ultimate Bundle Gen 2; FileCenter Pro
  • Less bulky than a DSLR, the LUMIX G85 is the compact 4K video-enabled Micro Four Thirds Mirrorless (DSLM) camera with true-to-life photo image quality.
  • Newly developed in-body gyro sensor adds class-leading 5-axis body stabilization that when mated to LUMIX 2-axis optically stabilized lenses for a "Dual IS" effect, is worth nearly 5 f-stops in video and still capture.
  • 4K Video recording at 30p/24p 100 Mbps plus a 3.5mm port for external microphones. (Full HD 60p 28Mbps)
  • Weather sealed splashproof and dustproof, rugged enough to withstand even the most challenging environments.
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Panasonic DMC-G85
  • Battery Life
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  • Value For Money
  • Affordability

Panasonic DMC-G85 Final Thoughts

"So be warned."

Lots of new options in Menu to learn. I’m super excited to start using this whole bundle! I was able to get some great shots of my dog running full speed. I have other tools for different situations. Let me talk about them briefly.

Overall Score
4.1


(3 Points)

4. Fujifilm X-E3 Mirrorless Digital Camera w/XF18-55mm Lens Kit - Silver + Fujifilm Instax Square SP-3 ...

User Ratings: 75 2

Fujifilm First Impressions

"The good is obvious."

The case was good, and the flash drives are good. Since this is a new camera not all Fujifilm accessories will work. The digital age is here time for RF lenses. So I bought this for my California vacation. I chose to shoot most outdoor shots with an aperture of + or - f/5.

  • Fujifilm X-E3 Mirrorless Digital Camera w/XF18-55mm Lens Kit - Silver + Fujifilm Instax Square SP-3 Black
  • 24.3MP APS-C X-Trans CMOS III sensor and high-performance x processor Pro high-speed image processing engine to deliver outstanding color Reproduction and gradation of Tones in both stills and video.
  • New touch function controls let you swipe up/down/left/right to choose function setup which you can use even while
  • NEW larger SQUARE INSTAX Film (2.4” x 2.4”) is ideal for Instagram prints
  • Print real photos wirelessly from your Smartphone or Tablet. Mobile printer can be used anywhere - perfect for parties, travel and outdoor events
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Fujifilm
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Fujifilm Final Thoughts

"Fantastic!"

Dynamic range on this camera is also very impressive. I can't overstate how nice it is to have a one camera solution. Even the focus lock button on Fujifilm lenses can be customized. I can't recommend the Fujifilm enough. I use it for vlogging, photoshoots, and pictorials on Instagram.

Overall Score
4.5


(103 Points)

5. Panasonic Lumix GH5s C4K / 4K UHD 422 10-bit, DC-GH5S Mirrorless with 3-Lens Cine Kit and 128GB Card...

Panasonic 9SIV0746Z68539 First Impressions

"Panasonic Lover."

Even the focus lock button on Panasonic lenses can be customized. My husband and I love the Panasonic 9SIV0746Z68539 so much. The grip is excellent for medium and large hands. Let me talk about them briefly. In August I sold my last DSLR and moved to the Panasonic 9SIV0746Z68539.

  • Panasonic Lumix GH5s C4K / 4K UHD 422 10-bit, DC-GH5S Mirrorless with 3-Lens Cine Kit and 128GB Card Bundle
  • BUNDLE INCLUDES: Panasonic LUMIX GH5s C4K Mirrorless Camera Body, Battery (2-Pack) and Dual USB Charger for Panasonic DMW-BLF19, Sony 64GB SD Card, Rokinon 35mm, 50mm, and 85mm T1.5 Full Frame Cine DS Lenses and a Weatherproof Hard Case
  • DIGITAL LIVE MOS SENSOR: The LUMIX GH5s features Digital Live MOS sensor which offers 10.28MP and a significantly higher photoreceptive surface per pixel, delivering an ultra-wide dynamic range. Dual Native ISO, a technology found in broadcast video cameras, enables the use of 400 and 2,500 ISO as base points to raise the highest normal ISO setting of 51,200, and an extension to 204,800 ISO
  • VENUS ENGINE BEAUTY: The marriage of a new Digital Live MOS sensor with the beautiful Venus Engine reproduces extraordinary color detail and natural texture expression. Multipixel Luminance Generation and Intelligent Detail Processing render intense brightness and contrast. The Three-Dimensional Color Control zings with rich colors from dark to bright shades and high-precision Multi-Process NR makes your images pop even at high ISO sensitivity settings
  • 4K 60 FPS BURST: Shoot with extended burst, then choose and extract the exact frames you want to keep. The ultrahigh-speed 4K PHOTO mode at 60 fps with approximately 8MP resolution freezes even faster motion which is simply not possible in conventional cameras
  • PANASONIC AUTHORIZED DEALER: Includes USA Manufacturer Guarantee
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Panasonic 9SIV0746Z68539
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Panasonic 9SIV0746Z68539 Final Thoughts

"Buy this Weather Sealed Mirrorless Camera!"

I've added some sample photos taken with this camera and a 50mm f1. I'm also really enjoying the Panasonic film simulation. I expect features to improve and prices to fall. So, when Panasonic 9SIV0746Z68539 came, I purchased it immediately. I've added some sample photos taken with this camera and a 50mm f1.

Overall Score
5.0


(1 Points)

6. Sony a7R III 42.4MP Fullframe Mirrorless ILCE Camera 128GB Bundle

Sony First Impressions

"So be warned."

An amazing Weather Sealed Mirrorless Camera when paired with the right lens. Especially for astrophotography. This review will focus on the components/items in the bundle. The whole package is well thought out. It is light and easy to carry with you.

  • Sony a7R III 42.4MP Fullframe Mirrorless ILCE Camera 128GB Bundle
  • BUNDLE INCLUDES: Sony Alpha a7R III Mirrorless Camera, UHS-II Memory SD Card (128GB), Battery Charger for Sony NP-FZ100, BC-QZ1, and Weatherproof Hard Case with Customizable Foam
  • 24.2MP FULL-FRAME EXMOR R CMOS SENSOR: The 35 mm full-frame Exmor R CMOS image sensor features 24.2-megapixel resolution, back illumination and gapless on-chip lens design for extraordinary sensitivity and dynamic range, anti-reflection coating on sensor seal glass, and other innovations that unleash the sensor's power to make images look realistic
  • HIGH-SPEED BIONZ X IMAGE PROCESSOR: The latest high-speed front-end LSI and updated BIONZ X image processing engine provide a dramatic increase in system speed, plus an impressive 15-stop dynamic range at low-sensitivity settings
  • UP TO 10 FPS WITH AF/AE TRACKING: With new shutter unit and image processing system refinements, the a7R III can shoot continuously at up to 10 fps with AF/AE for easy, stable shooting of even intensely active subjects
  • SONY AUTHORIZED DEALER: Includes USA Manufacturer Guarantee
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Sony
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Sony Final Thoughts

"Well packed."

Secondly the EVF is amazing amazing amazing. The whole package is well thought out. Switching back and forth between photo and video is cumbersome. But white balance flips out often. I still can tolerate that by just working on selected photos.

Overall Score
5.0


(4 Points)

7. Panasonic DMC-G7KS Digital Single Lens Mirrorless Camera 14-42 mm Lens Kit, 4K + Starter Bundle + 64...

User Ratings: 73 6

Ritz Camera DMCG7KS First Impressions

"It simply works."

More megapixels would be nice too when cropping BIFs. Been using the Ritz Camera DMCG7KS for about 2 weeks now with no issues. But, for the cost this thing is incredible. But white balance flips out often. Extra batteries are very handy.

  • Panasonic DMC-G7KS Digital Single Lens Mirrorless Camera 14-42 mm Lens Kit, 4K + Starter Bundle + 64 GB High Speed 10 UHS3 + Tripod + Polaroid 46mm UV Filter + Battery + Bag
  • Superb DSLM image quality without the bulk and weight of traditional DSLRs
  • Never miss a photo with three unique 4K Ultra HD Video pause and save 4K Photo Modes
  • Class-leading, ultra-compact, interchangeable lens and accessory options
  • Fast and precise auto focusing tracks the subject -- Unwire Your Creativity with integrated Wi-Fi sharing
  • FREE Panasonic TRIPLE YOUR WARRANTY Bonus Offer, extends your 1 year warranty to 3 years -- This Ritz Camera KIT Includes 10 items -- All BRAND NEW Items with all Manufacturer-supplied Accessories + Full USA Warranties
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Ritz Camera DMCG7KS
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  • Value For Money
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Ritz Camera DMCG7KS Final Thoughts

"Overall pretty good."

It has the best image quality of any Weather Sealed Mirrorless Camera I have ever owned. The flash feels lighter than my Andoer flash for my other camera. The case was good, and the flash drives are good. It is getting plenty of use taking pictures of our new little one. In August I sold my last DSLR and moved to the Ritz Camera DMCG7KS.

Overall Score
4.4


(90 Points)

8. Sony Alpha NEX-C3 16 MP Compact Interchangeable Lens Digital Camera Kit with 18-55mm Zoom Lens (Pink...

User Ratings: 45

Sony NEXC3K/P First Impressions

"Camera snobs."

I wouldn't trade this camera for anything! Low light is extraordinarily good. I was able to get some great shots of my dog running full speed. The grip is excellent for medium and large hands. Low light seems to be better than the GH4 or G7.

  • Sony Alpha NEX-C3 16 MP Compact Interchangeable Lens Digital Camera Kit with 18-55mm Zoom Lens (Pink)
  • 16.2 MP Exmor APS HD CMOS image sensor has fast response, low noise
  • Sweep Panorama with incredible 23 Megapixel images
  • Six-shot layering with Hand-held Twilight, Anti Motion Blur modes
  • Picture Effects provides 11 artistic looks for your photography
  • Photo Creativity provides easy access to image adjustments
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium ion batteries required. (included)
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Sony NEXC3K/P
  • Battery Life
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Sony NEXC3K/P Final Thoughts

"Creamy bokeh."

I have used the camera for some time now. Mirrorless has come into it's own. The Sony NEXC3K/P's build quality is excellent. The flash can be overpowered rather than the subtle fill. Normally I couldn't care less.

Overall Score
4.4


(13 Points)

9. Fujifilm X-A5 Mirrorless Digital Camera w/XC15-45mmF3.5-5.6 OIS PZ Lens - Silver

User Ratings: 68 6

Fujifilm X-A5 w/XC15-45mm First Impressions

"I am glad I did."

I just absolutely love this Weather Sealed Mirrorless Camera. The flash feels lighter than my Andoer flash for my other camera. The grip is excellent for medium and large hands. Overall, its a great deal, with the body and lenses alone. The case was good, and the flash drives are good.

  • Fujifilm X-A5 Mirrorless Digital Camera w/XC15-45mmF3.5-5.6 OIS PZ Lens - Silver
  • Optical Zoom: 3.0
  • Video Capture Resolution: 4K Uhd 2160P
  • Display Size: 3.0
  • Viewfinder Type: Flexible Lcd
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium ion batteries required. (included)
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Fujifilm X-A5 w/XC15-45mm
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Fujifilm X-A5 w/XC15-45mm Final Thoughts

"The tripod."

The Fujifilm X-A5 w/XC15-45mm was with me at all times. A small upgrade compared to my trusty little X-T20. I was able to get some great shots of my dog running full speed. I'm also really enjoying the Fujifilm film simulation. The flash can be overpowered rather than the subtle fill.

Overall Score
4.4


(60 Points)

10. Sony a6400 Mirrorless Digital Camera Bundle : 16-50mm Lens, 55-210mm Lens, 64 GB SDXC Card, Filter K...

User Ratings: 70

Sony ILCE6400L First Impressions

"Overall, very pleased."

I expect features to improve and prices to fall. Definitely best camera on the mirrorless market. The range of settings is impressive. The focus speed in general is so much faster and more reliable. Low light seems to be better than the GH4 or G7.

  • Sony a6400 Mirrorless Digital Camera Bundle : 16-50mm Lens, 55-210mm Lens, 64 GB SDXC Card, Filter Kit, Three Batteries, USB Charger, Corel Photo Suite, Messenger Bag, Flex Tripod, SD Card Wallet
  • BUNDLE INCLUDES: Sony Alpha a6400 Mirrorless Digital Camera with 16-50mm Lens with Sony 55-210mm f/4.5-6.3 OSS E-Mount Lens, SanDisk 64GB Extreme PRO 170 MB/s UHS-I SDXC Memory Card, Vidpro Slinger Digital Storage Aluminum Case (8 SD card slots), Focus Camera 40.5mm 3-Piece UV, CPL, FLD Filter Kit, Koah PRO Sony NP-FW50 Two-Pack Rechargeable 1300mAh Battery and Dual Charger, Focus DSLR Accessory Kit, Mini 12" Flexible Tripod with Ballhead and Corel Deluxe Photo Software Kit
  • SONY ALPHA A6400: This camera features the world's fastest auto focus which allows you to capture instant shots from fast action to candid. You can capture amazing shots and get incredible detail that makes for gorgeous enlargements thanks to its newly developed 24.2 megapixel Exmor APS HD CMOS sensor.
  • ULTRA HD VIDEO: Press the MOVIE button on your Sony a6400 to start recording beautiful 4K UHD movies notable for their sharpness and lack of visual “noise” in your choice of 60p, 60i or 24p. New improved Fast Hybrid AF provides remarkably fast and accurate auto-focusing and tracking while shooting movies.
  • AUTO FOCUS: The Sony Alpha a6400 mirrorless has higher-precision contrast-detection AF (Fast Intelligent AF) points, with an improved Fast Hybrid AF system features the world's fastest 425 extremely accurate phase-detection AF points that covers 84% of the entire image area for superior auto focusing.
  • SONY AUTHORIZED DEALER: Includes USA Manufacturer Warranty
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Sony ILCE6400L
  • Battery Life
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Sony ILCE6400L Final Thoughts

"Camera snobs."

It has the best image quality of any Weather Sealed Mirrorless Camera I have ever owned. The longer you have it, the more small issues you find. Really great, even in low light with f/4 lenses. Dynamic range on this camera is also very impressive. It is getting plenty of use taking pictures of our new little one.

Overall Score
4.5


(12 Points)

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