The holiday season is around the corner, and I am sure you and your kids can’t wait to create a ton of beautiful memories. And what better way to preserve these memories than photographing them. Digital cameras are one of the easiest ways to capture life’s beautiful memories. Plus, they are easier to handle for kids.
All you need to do is point and shoot, and that’s about it. No need to worry about expensive films and or of running out of films either. There are many digital cameras around which are built, especially for kids — both old and young. And whether it’s a holiday lunch or an adventure outing, cameras are useful in a myriad of scenarios.
So, here’s our roundup of the best digital cameras for kids.
1. VTECH KIDIZOOM CAMERA PIX (4 TO 6 YEARS)
Coming to the specs, the Pix comes with a 2-megapixel lens and supports 4x digital zoom. Plus, it has a couple of fun elements as well. There are collage templates, animated photo effects as well as a couple of fun games thrown in. In short, this little camera also doubles up as a gaming pad when not in use. That is useful in long family trips, which can sometimes be boring for the young ones.
2. VTECH KIDIZOOM DUO SELFIE CAMERA (4 TO 6 YEARS)
Similar to the one above, this camera features extra protection and grips. What’s more, you also get a couple of motion-control games with it. Specs-wise, the Duo features a 2-megapixel main camera and a 0.3-megapixel rear camera.
3. NIKON COOLPIX W100 (6-12 YEARS)
It’s lightweight, and the small form factor means it’s well suited for smaller hands. Plus, its menus and settings simplified settings make it easy to capture videos and photos effortlessly. So, all you need to do is focus and click. Simple.
4. POLAROID SNAP (8-9 YEARS)
There’s no use of ink in this one. Instead, it uses thermal paper to print the photos, which are measured around 3×2-inches. Plus, the touchscreen lets you control almost everything on the camera.
You can stick a memory card up to 32GB to store photos. And the best thing about it is that you can go on shooting even when you run out of film. Cool, right?
5. FUJIFILM FINEPIX XP130 (8-12 YEARS)
It sports a 16.4-megapixel sensor, which shoots a pretty great picture. The images are well-detailed, and the clarity and saturation are on point. However, the low-light images tend to have a little bit of noise.
6. CANON POWERSHOT ELPH 180 – OLDER KIDS
The design is simple, which makes it easy to carry it around. Plus, it’s sleek, which makes it convenient to fit into the palms of your hands. Lastly, the big screen makes it easy to see what’s in front of your camera, or to make changes in the camera’s settings.
MAKE MEMORIES LAST
They say that creativity is at its peak during the childhood period, and hence, it’s of utmost importance that you give it a gentle nudge should your kid deviate towards photos and photography. Again, the joy of owning a working digital camera is utterly incomparable.
Plus, it’s great for gifting purposes, as well. So, which of these will you pick?