Playskool Showcam Digital Camera and Projector Review

Playskool camera projector

If you want to give a gift that is sure to be loved by any child in the three to seven age group, this chunky digital camera and projector combination by Playskool from Hasbro gets our five star review for features, fun and affordability! It is so easy for little hands to operate. Turn on the camera by flipping the green button on the back of the camera, then choose either picture or projector mode by flipping the lever on the side of the camera. When taking photos with the camera, the subject is viewed on the two-inch square viewing … Continue reading

A Barbie That Takes Pictures! Our Photo Fashion Doll Review

barbie photo fashion doll

Mattel’s “see what happens when you play with Barbie” slogan is a great one for this photo fashion doll that takes pictures! It is designed for girls of six years and up, who love fashion and dolls and who maybe want to be a fashion model, fashion designer or photographer when they grow up! This Barbie with a camera inside of her that takes real pictures comes with simple instructions so your child will soon be taking some great images! Just push the heart-shaped button on her belt to turn the camera on. Press the button on the right of … Continue reading

Digital Concepts Crayola Camera Review

Crayola Digital Camera

The  kit includes a kids digital camera, a carry case, a photo editing CD and a USB cable to connect it to a laptop or PC. It also comes with a scrapbooking kit, including pastel colored printer paper, a notepad, markers, a glitter glue pen, children’s scallop scissors and a sheet of stickers. At around $30, this item is very reasonably priced. But is it really value for money? Features of the Crayola Digital Camera  2.1 mega pixel resolution Limited internal memory SD slot  LCD preview screen Additional accessories: carry case, USB cable and scrapbooking kit As with all kids’ … Continue reading

Kodak Mini Video Camera Review

Kodak Mini Video Camera

The  is an affordable compact camcorder, perfect if you want to invest in a first video camera for a teen (or a younger child you can trust to look after it). Available in either  or , it retails at around $50, which is a pretty good price for such a sleek, functional gadget. Features of the Kodak Mini Video Camera One touch recording for both audio and video Simple layout makes it easy to use 2GB micro SD memory card included Expandable card slot for adding extra memory Built-in battery is rechargeable Pop out USB arm for no-fuss video sharing … Continue reading

Small Wonder Digital Camcorder Review

Small Wonder Digital Camcorder

The is available at a great price for a digital video recorder. This makes it a good buy for older kids and teenagers who want to start using a “real” camcorder instead of an interactive toy (which is pretty much all kids video cameras are). Features of the Small Wonder Digital Video Camera Digital camcorder with still image function Built in memory for up to 30 minutes High Quality Resolution or 120 minutes Web Quality Mode SD slot to add extra memory if required Flip out screen lets you film yourself Includes Memory Manager software, which makes it easy to … Continue reading

Discovery Night Vision Camcorder Review

Discovery Exclusive Night Vision Camcorder

The  retails at less than $30 and is recommended for kids age 6 and up. With this video recorder, you can watch your children enjoy lighting up the night and capturing all those nocturnal happenings that would otherwise be missed! Discovery Night Vision Camcorder Features 3.0 mega pixel video recorder / digital camera Infrared technology 300k pixel CMOS night vision sensor LCD display 4 photo resolutions 640 x 480 video resolutions 16 MB memory SD card slot supports additional memory of 4 GB Built-in microphone AV output Includes USB and AV cables What is clear from reading several reviews of … Continue reading

MoviePix Kids Digital Video Recorder Review

kids video camera

Stop Press November/December 2016 – this hugely popular model has been discontinued by the manufacturer but is sometimes available from some sellers on Amazon. If you have problems obtaining one, you could choose our recommended alternative model (see below). As an alternative, we highly recommend the as a similarly priced alternative that is also proving popular with customers on Amazon and is almost identical in appearance and has a great specification for the price! Now, here’s the original review! The  is a great option as a first kids video camera. At under $50, it is also a good low budget … Continue reading

Vivitar iTwist Digital Camera Review

kids digital camera

The Vivitar iTwist is often purchased as a first “grown up” camera for youngsters. It doesn’t look like a typical kids digital camera, yet it is compact and simple enough for kids to use without any adult supervision. It comes in lots of colors, including blue, pink, black, red and yellow. With certain colors available at under $40, there is the chance to get your hands on it for a great price. . Features of the Vivitar iTwist Camera 7.1 mega pixel resolution Flip out 1.8 inch LCD screen Compatible with both PC and Mac 9 different scene modes Video … Continue reading

Liquid Image Camera Mask Review

kid underwater camera

The  is an underwater camera for kids with a difference. Forget about trying to keep hold of the camera under the water – this model is worn like a mask, leaving hands completely free! This makes it perfect for snorkeling and underwater exploration (to a depth of 15 feet). It is recommended for kids aged 8 and above, and we think this is about right. It is likely to be too big and difficult for younger kids to use. Some users have reported that the mask doesn’t fit their child well, and slips around, but this is probably simply because … Continue reading

Underwater Spongebob Camera Review

kids underwater camera

This can be used in or out of the water, and is waterproof up to 30 feet, meaning it can cope with any underwater situation! For fans of Spongebob Squarepants, it could be the perfect kids underwater camera! Features of the Spongebob Digital Camera Suitable for 4-8 years Take still images up to 30 feet Built-in storage for up to 152 photos Includes USB cable Include Easy Download and SnapShots software At the moment, this kids model is available for less than $40, making it one of the cheapest underwater options on the market. But even at this price, is … Continue reading