Mirrorless cameras have become a sensation in the current market right now. People are switching from DSLR to a mirrorless camera because it is much lighter and compact as compared to a DSLR, which is much heavier and cumbersome to bring around. Although there are still advantages for DSLR users such as more lens choices and of course, faster auto focusing on fast moving objects, companies are improving mirrorless cameras to have better features that matches DSLR quality in the future.
Despite being lighter and compact, mirrorless camera can be as expensive as DSLR. Depending on your purpose, either professionally or just for the ‘gram’, it is important to know which camera suits you best at the lowest cost but still serves your purpose.
Here, we have our pick for the best 5 mirrorless cameras now in the market:
Panasonic Lumix GX85
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Comes with interchangeable lens, Panasonic Lumix GX85 is probably the cheapest in our list. With the ability to shoot 4k video, it also comes with an in built 5-axis stabilizer gimble. It is perfect for those who want to try out shooting videos for your holiday trips or even a friend’s wedding. There’s a unique feature where you can shoot first and focus later on the camera itself. As for the newbie, it will definitely eliminate the problem of having the wrong focus subject on your photos. At $980, it comes with a 12-32mm lens and is definitely a bargain for this one!
16MP Four Thirds MOS sensor
Electromagnetically driven shutter
Depth from Defocus AF
2.76M-dot field sequential EVF
1.04M-dot tilting touchscreen display
4K video / photo
5-axis image stabilization with Dual I.S.
Bouncable pop-up flash