Trying to pick out the best digital cameras for Holiday gifts? Whether you’re looking for a camera for your family, husband, wife, partner, friend or even for yourself (that’s ok with me), there’s a camera in our Best Digital Camera Holiday Guide that fits your needs. The list includes everything from powerful digital SLRs to simple point-and-shoot cameras and pretty much everything in-between. Even if I haven’t included a perfect camera match for you, browsing the top ten cameras will give you some direction. If you need some more basic camera guidance, read our Digital Camera Guide for Regular Folks to get an idea of what kind of camera you need and then come back to the Holiday camera list.
These cameras were chosen using a sophisticated formula that included top seller data, the most popular cameras on this site, and my own peerless camera knowledge and editorial judgment (i.e. – I picked them). Unfortunately, we only had room for ten. I had to make some tough decisions and there are definitely some cameras I would have liked to include on the list but didn’t. If you think I left out an important camera or you flat out disagree with one of my choices, please share your thoughts in the comments section at the bottom of each page. Your opinions and experience will only make this article better!
Each camera on the list has its own page with a short description, basic specs with price and a link to a full review or more detailed article. The cameras are in no particular order but the description will indicate why each camera is on the list and if it’s a class leader or just a plain good deal. So, with no further ado, let’s get to the cameras: