Just Posted: Our group test of the latest travel zooms. The pocketable long zoom camera has been one of the great growth sectors in recent years, packing immense flexibility into small, easy-to-use cameras. We've taken 13 compact superzoom cameras from the leading manufacturers and subjected them to a selection of our usual tests to help you decide which deserves a place in your luggage this summer. So which do we think makes the best travel companion?

We've reviewed the following cameras:

  • Canon PowerShot SX210 IS
  • Casio Exilim EX-FH100
  • Fujifilm FinePix F80 EXR
  • Fujifilm FinePix JZ500
  • Kodak EasyShare Z950
  • Nikon Coolpix S8000
  • Olympus Mju-9010
  • Panasonic DMC-ZS5 / TZ8
  • Panasonic DMC-ZS7 / TZ10
  • Ricoh CX3
  • Samsung HZ35W
  • Sony Cyber-shot DSC-H55
  • Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX5

Click here to read our 2010 travel zoom group test