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Best Digital Camera for Travel Photos Under $500
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Canon PowerShot SX200 IS

A delightful, versatile digital camera with a long zoom and plenty of charm Canon’s most refined entry into the pocket long-zoom digital camera category, the PowerShot SX200, features a gorgeous 12x zoom ranging from 28-336mm, but slips into a jacket pocket with ease.

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Canon PowerShot SX200 IS is the Best Digital Camera for Travel Photos Under $500
Where to buy
Canon PowerShot SX200 IS
  • Best Price: $313
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Specifications
  • Zoom: 12.0x
  • Resolution: 12.1MP
  • Size: 4.1 x 2.4 x 1.5 in.
  • Battery Life: 280 shots
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Website Reviews (2 reviews)
  • Dave's Pick at Imaging-Resource.com
  • Rated Very Good by CNET.com
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Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX3

One of the finest premium enthusiast cameras on the market Almost in a category by itself, the Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX3 digital camera really impressed us.

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Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX3 is one of the Best Digital Cameras for Travel Photos Under $500
Where to buy
Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX3
  • Best Price: $402
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Specifications
  • Zoom: 2.5x
  • Resolution: 10.1MP
  • Size: 4.3 x 2.3 x 1.1 in.
  • Battery Life: 380 shots
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Website Reviews (4 reviews)
  • Highly Recommended at DPReview.com
  • Dave's Pick at Imaging-Resource.com
  • Rated Very Good by CNET.com
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Panasonic Lumix DMC-TS1

Rugged never looked so good Finding a good quality waterproof digital camera is one thing, but finding a waterproof digital camera that takes great pictures like the Panasonic TS1, that’s another.

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Panasonic Lumix DMC-TS1 is one of the Best Digital Cameras for Travel Photos Under $500
Where to buy
Panasonic Lumix DMC-TS1
Specifications
  • Zoom: 4.6x
  • Resolution: 12.1MP
  • Size: 3.9 x 2.5 x 0.9 in.
  • Battery Life: 300 shots
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Website Reviews (3 reviews)
  • Highly Recommended at DPReview.com
  • Dave's Pick at Imaging-Resource.com
  • Rated Excellent by CNET.com

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