TopTenREVIEWS has just published a comparison of the best 3D cameras. TTR reviewers looked at how well the devices capture images in 3D and 2D as well as the features and design of each model.
Considering the popularity of 3D movies and TV, 3D digital cameras have been a long time coming, said Lecia Monsen, Managing Editor of TopTenREVIEWS. These devices let you get even more creative with photography and portraits.
The Top 3:
- Panasonic Lumix DMC-3D1K: The TopTenREVIEWS Gold Award-winning camera will document images and videos in 3D and 2D. It has 70MB of internal memory and comes with every other feature TTR reviewers were looking for.
- Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX10V: This Silver Award-winning 3D camera has the highest resolution of any camera in this category, 18.2 megapixels. It also boasts hundreds of customizable features and the best online help available.
- Fujifilm FinePix Real 3D W3: This 3D camera is the TopTenREVIEWS Bronze Award winner. It allows photographers to preview 3D content directly from the LCD screen.
What Makes a Top-Notch 3D Camera?
3D cameras should be able to function as point-and-shoot cameras as well as being able to take 3D photos. An ideal 3D camera has high-quality images in 2D and 3D and has extra features that allow the user to customize photo taking for any situation.
Image Quality: A 3D camera that has all the best features isn t worth anything if its photos are poor quality. The top cameras in TTR's comparison have high image resolution, video quality, shutter speed and a wide variety of ISO settings.
Functionality: 3D cameras can take regular 2D images and video as well as 3D photographs and videos. The best cameras also have HD video capabilities, an LCD monitor and plenty of internal memory.
Features: Most 3D cameras have features that will produce the best quality of photos possible even 2D photographs. Red-eye reduction, image stabilizer, blink detection and many other features will benefit 2D images and 3D images.
Help & Support: 3D cameras might seem tricky to figure out, but helpful manuals and online FAQs can help users through technical difficulties. Photographers should also look for a device that is protected by a warranty.
According to TopTenREVIEWS, consumers looking for a new digital camera may be surprised to find 3D cameras at the same price point as regular point-and-shoot digital cameras. TopTenREVIEWS product reviews and side-by-side comparison can help consumers pick the best 3D camera to bring a new dimension to their photography.
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