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Compact cameras advice guides

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Looking for a simple point-and-shoot camera? Or something more advanced with a large zoom? We’ve got expert advice on buying and owning the best compact camera, including a rundown of the best camera brands and features.

Best camera phones

Smartphone cameras are becoming better every generation and they're showing no signs of stopping. Here's how to pick the best camera phone, plus our tips for smartphone photography

Top five best cheap compact cameras for 2021

We round up the top-scoring compact cameras costing less than £200 to help you find the perfect cheap camera to suit your needs.

How to buy the best action camera

Whether you’re after a cheap action camera or one that records 4K video, this expert guide will help you pick out your ideal model.

How to buy the best Panasonic Lumix

Our expert guide to Panasonic Lumix cameras will help you to choose the best model if you're considering buying one from this popular series

How to shoot and edit photos like a pro

Our expert tips on taking better photos and using photo-editing software can help you get the most from your camera.

How we test compact cameras

Discover how we test compact cameras to find the best models that take great pictures and videos. Only top-class models earn our Best Buy award.

Top five best waterproof cameras for 2021

We pick the best waterproof cameras tested at Which?. Waterproof, shockproof, freezeproof - our expert testing pushes these cameras to their limits.

Which compact camera brand to buy in 2021

Unique Which? reliability data can help you choose a compact camera brand that lasts, as we survey owners of Canon, Fujifilm, Nikon, Olympus, Panasonic, Samsung and Sony compact cameras to find out which develop the fewest faults over time

Which type of digital camera should you choose?

A good-quality camera will make a real difference to your photos. But should you buy a compact, DSLR, compact system or bridge camera?