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2017 buying guide: best enthusiast long zoom cameras: digital photography review

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2017 buying guide: best enthusiast long zoom cameras: digital photography review

last updated: november 21, 2017so you've got your pocketable compact for everyday shooting and maybe a digital slr or mirrorless camera for when you want to get serious. the former typically have lenses that are too short, while the latter require a multi-pound piece of glass to reach above 200mm. if you're willing to sacrifice image quality and depth-of-field control, you can buy a camera with a big lens that coverage focal ranges that are either impossible on interchangeable lens cameras, or very expensive.the long zoom cameras in this buying guide fit into the 'enthusiast' category, meaning that they offer solid build quality, electronic viewfinders and (usually) 4k video capture. all of these long zooms have 1"-type sensors, which slot in between the micro-sensors in phones and cheap compacts, and micro four thirds and aps-c sensors in interchangeable lens cameras.while they don't have as much reach as some cheaper long zooms, some cameras in this crowd can still hit 600mm equivalent at their long end.our pick: sony cyber-shot rx10 ivfew cameras tick as many boxes as the sony's cyber-shot rx10 iv. it inherited the 20mp stacked cmos sensor and fast 24-600mm equiv. lens from the rx10 iii, and then made everything faster.its new hybrid af system is incredibly quick and tracks subjects well, even at a whopping 24 fps. thanks to a gigantic buffer, you can take over 100 raws per burst, though they take forever to be written to a memory card. speaking of speed, you can ca...