Top Tips on Buying a Beginners DSLR Camera

Choosing a Beginners DSLR Camera

Today, we provide some tips on getting the right beginner’s DSLR camera model to provide lots of fun, be educational and spark the imagination of a young teenager. We all know that our children’s hobbies come and go so unless you are certain that your teen is going to stick with photography, check out our tips on buying a good second hand model and see our suggestions for buying a budget-priced, entry-level DSLR camera. Buying Secondhand If you don’t have a friend, or family member with an interest in photography who might have upgraded and have an older model to … Continue reading

Kodak EasyShare Sport Digital Camera Review

Kodak EasyShare Sport

The Kodak EasyShare Sport Digital Camera, also known as the Kodak C123, is available in three colors (blue, red and gray) and retails at around $100 – $135. (We’re not sure why Amazon is selling the red one for way more than the other colors right now!) We think this is a really good camera for teenagers. For starters, it is affordable. You won’t find many 12 mega pixel digital cameras that can be used underwater up to 10 ft, give you HD quality images and make sharing your pics to multiple social networks so simple.   Features of the … Continue reading

Kodak Playfull Waterproof Video Camera Review

Kodak Playfull Camera

If you’re searching for a cool, compact video camera for your youngster, consider the Kodak PlayFull. It records 720p HD video and is small and sleek enough to be carried around 24 / 7 in any pocket or purse. In fact, it is only around the size of a credit card. Available right now at under $50 (last checked, May 5th 2013), the offers good value for money. Features of the Kodak Playfull waterproof video camera Waterproof, dust-proof and drop-proof! 2-inch LCD display Easy email and uploading with the Kodak Share button Built-in image stabilization Smart face tracking technology Macro … Continue reading

Aiptek 3D Camcorder Review

Aiptek 3D Camcorder

The Aiptek 3D Camcorder is an affordable, compact 3D video recorder that is ideal as a first camcorder for an older child or a teenager. With the price now slashed, it is an affordable option and shows that there is really need no need to spend a lot of money on a first digital camcorder for your child – ! Features of the Aiptek Video Recorder Shoot 3D videos and still images Dual HD CMOS Sensors 3D LCD playback screen Expandable SD card slot for up to 32 GB of additional memory If you love 3D, the Aiptek High Definition … 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

Flip Video Camera Review

Flip Video Camera

The  is really popular with teenagers who want a camcorder with a sleek, slim design. It looks just like a cell phone, and fits easily in any pocket or purse. The Flip camcorder is available in two models: the  and the  (both of which come with either 4 GB or 8 GB of built in memory). 4 GB gives you up to one hour of recording time, while 8 GB gives you up to two hours – in both cases in spectacular HD, no less! The Flip UltraHD is the original Flip camcorder, which established the simple, easy to use Flip … Continue reading

Samsung Camcorder Review

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The is an ultra compact, high-definition camcorder which is easy enough for teenagers to use and available at a price you’ll like! For under $190, you can get your hands on this Samsung video recorder and keep your budding movie director happy. Features of the Samsung HMX-Q10 3 inch Touch Panel LCD Display 10x Optical Zoom 20x Digital Zoom 1080p HD Video Output SD and SDHC memory card compatibility SwitchGrip design lets you hold the camcorder in either hand One-button operation This video recorder is really user friendly. To turn it on, all you have to do is open the … 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