A picture is worth a thousand words, right? Right.
And in this day and age we are the kings and queens and all in betweens of photos...
...We love pictures in modern times, we take them multiple times a day everyday of the year.
We, as a society, have looked at cameras and photos as a very special and sentimental thing for around 140 years, which a pretty long time!
It is pretty amazing how Costco cameras have evolved over time, we can use our phone that is equipped with a camera, we can use a GoPro to take pictures and videos of our absolutely kooky adventures, heck we even have digital cameras that can see clearer than our own eyes at times.
All of this is why we wanted to compile a list of cameras for each and everyone of you to enjoy no matter the occasion, after this I highly recommend using a drone over the beach or lake, it is pretty cool to say the least.
Costco Digital Cameras
Panasonic LUMIX ZS60 Travel Camera Bundle
Panasonic, one of the leading competitors in the tech world, has released a novel and reliable digital camera, the LUMIX point and shoot camera.
This camera holds a 24-720 LEICA DC lens, the LEICA lens has a mounted control thumbwheel and ring wheel for a more vintage experience.
This is a great camera for action shots as it has stable and clear video and photo quality, it also has a Wi-Fi controllability option.
This camera has an old school feel with a modern twist.
The LUMIX comes with a built-in memory card so there is no hassle going out and buying one, instead you can just go out and shoot right off the bat.
Nikon D3400 DSLR Camera 2 Lens Bundle
The D3400 DSLR camera bundle is a point and shoot camera and has two lenses, one being the AF-P DX NIKKOR 18-55mm VR lens and a 70-3000mm AF-P DX ED lens.
When purchased you will also receive a 32 GB SD card, a camera bag and an extra battery.
We recommend this camera bundle for beginning and expert photographers alike.
It even comes with a DLSR educational course as well!
Olympus Tough TG-5 Camera Bundle
In need of a small, durable and resilient outdoor digital camera to shoot your outdoor adventures or family gatherings?
One that can take the rain, sleet snow and even a drop in the pool? One that can take an accidental pounding in the dirt?
Then this Olympus Tough TG-5 Camera Bundle is probably the choice for you. The Tough TG-5 is a waterproof, dust proof, shatter proof, crush proof and freeze proof camera making it a great choice for adventure shots.
This camera has professional shooting features such as the F2.0 high speed lens, 20 fps burst shots in RAW and an anti-fog dual pane glass for the ultimate shooting experience in any weather.
Costco Canon Cameras
Canon EOS 80D DSLR Camera 2 Lens Bundle
Canon's EOS 80D DSLR Camera is a camera in which you can truly take anywhere with you to capture the absolute beauty of the world and the people within it.
The EOS 80D features a surprising 45-point all-cross type AF system.
The AF provides for high speed, precise AF in any kind of light exposure. To compliment these features, the EOS 80D includes a built-in wireless connection and full HD 80p movies.
The new and improved EOS 80D is across the board impressive with its new improvements. This is a 10/10 must have for those memorable moments that you can't wait to capture and share.
Canon EOS Rebel T6 DSLR Camera 2 Lens Bundle
Now this is a camera you will want to show off to your friends, with its DIGIC 4+ image processor your photos will be crystal clear and vibrant as ever.
This camera is equipped with built-in Wi-Fi and NFC connectivity, as well as an 18.0-megapixel CMOS image sensor.
If you purchase this bundle you will receive; EF-S 18mm-55mm f/3.5-5.6 IS II and a 75/300 III lens. Another added bonus to this package is the 32 GB SD card, camera bag making transport and storage easy and even a tutorial videos.
You really can't go wrong with this specific bundle as it truly gives you everything you need to get started shooting and enjoying your photography, whether a beginner or an expert.
Canon PowerShot SX720HS Digital Camera Bundle
The Canon PowerShot bundle is a knock out, much like the Olympus TG-5 it just might be your new go to for your rigorous adventures.
This digital camera features a cutting edge 3.0 TFT LCD screen and has a shooting speed of 5.9 fps.
The PowerShot has an incredible range of up to 3200mm, making it easier to fit more into your photos and allowing there to be better resolution in them. With this bundle comes a 16 GB SD card and a sleek yet durable carrying case.
This f/3 3-6.9 lens camera is bound to catch an eye or two, from the lenses to the rest of the bundle there is no doubt this is a top notch product.
GoPro Camera Costco
GoPro HERO 5
GoPros have become extensively popular over the years, taking surfers, bikers and skaters all to the frontline to take on a new and innovative way of capturing their sport or to some, art.
The GoPro HERO 5 is no different from its predecessors in its amazing cutting-edge technology for its time. With that being said, this newer model is a bit smaller and a lot better than the previous models. The HERO 5 has amazing 4K quality video and camera, one button shooting and even voice activated operation.
This things size may be deceiving, but it sure doesn't work like a small camera would, with its incredible video stabilization and performance, there is really no going wrong.
Costco Video Camera
Yuneec Typhoon H With Intel RealSense Technology 4K Aerial Camera Bundle
Have you ever wanted to capture something but you just can't get the right angle?
Maybe it is too high or too low, maybe you are in a canyon and you want to get right over it to show the world the birds eye view of it. Maybe this is the camera you have been looking for. We find this to be a really cool product with a really cool concept. You can effortlessly take stunning 4K Ultra HD videos and 12-megapixel photos with the Yuneec Typhoon H.
The Typhoon Aerial camera bundle features a variety of items included to make your shooting experience 100%. The bundle includes; Skyview FPV goggles, a ST all-in-one controller, 2 batteries, a flight simulator for PC and a battery charger.
This aerial camera has Ultra-sonic collision prevention and a 6 rotor fail safe making it safe to fly right out of the box!
Garmin VIRB Ultra 30 4K Action Camera Bundle
Garmin's VIRB Ultra is a 4K video camera made for the outdoors and those who love them. This is a spectacular example of a durable, high quality action camera with its high end 3-axis image stabilization and high sensitivity microphone.
The specialized microphone and image stabilizer makes for clear audio and seamless video quality. This is a hands-free device made to share your experience with live streaming through the VIRB app, easily downloaded with the click of a button on your smart phone or tablet.
This bundle includes; two lithium-ion batteries and a water proof casing making this a great take along for even the rainiest of days, so go out an experience life and the world, make memories and capture them!
What does DSLR stand for?
DSLR stands for Digital Single Lens reflex. But, what exactly does a SLR do? SLR cameras have a moveable mirror behind the lens which reflects the image through a five-sided prism onto a glass screen. What this means it the person taking the photo will see exactly what image will be exposed on the recording medium.
What are the advantages/disadvantages of a DSLR camera over the advantages/disadvantages of a Viewfinder?
The advantage of a DSLR is quite obviously it's accuracy, while a Viewfinder doesn't necessarily capture what is recorded on the recording medium, making photos a bit harder to take accurately. Some disadvantages of a DSLR camera; bulkier and heavier than most viewfinders, much noisier than other cameras due to the physical mechanism (this is a problem to some, not all) and these cameras are relatively harder to operate causing for easier breakdowns and more repairs.
The first video camera was released in 1981 on August 25th, this camera was called the Sony Mavica (Magnetic Video Camera). This camera recorded video onto two floppy disks and played them back on a television or video monitor. This camera was the pioneer for video cameras and many digital cameras today, though it was an analog camera it will still always be considered a big step in smaller cameras!