First mirrorless camera for backpacking/hiking/traveling

Started 4 weeks ago | Questions thread
ForumParentFirstPrevious
Flat view
Dayel New Member • Posts: 8
First mirrorless camera for backpacking/hiking/traveling

Dear all,

Specifically within sight of the coming Cyber Monday, I wanted to buy my first serious camera, since I already wasted enough occasions for taking nice pictures with my good ol' compact from Sony.

Those are the occasions in which I will shoot pictures:

  • Landscapes on hiking trips (e.g. canyons in Utah or glaciers in Patagonia)
  • Long backpacking trips
  • Weekend trips with my girlfriend (i.e. pictures with landmarks and one/two people)
  • (optional) Possibly horrible to read for a photographer, but a tilted screen for selfies would be nice-to-have

So far my price range would be between 400 and 800 EUR, only including body and kit lens, for the time being, although I will probably buy a more dedicated lens when I will figure out what I exactly need. Possible options I saw are:

  • Sony a6000/6300
  • Olympus OM-D E-M10 mk II/III

but I'm not sure whether they are the best option for me, so any other advice is most welcome too.

Thank you in advance.

 Dayel's gear list:Dayel's gear list
Sony Wx350
ANSWER:
This question has not been answered yet.
Olympus OM-D E-M10 II Olympus OM-D E-M10 III Sony a6000 Sony a6300
If you believe there are incorrect tags, please send us this post using our feedback form.
ForumParentFirstPrevious
Flat view
Post (hide subjects) Posted by
ForumParentFirstPrevious
Keyboard shortcuts:
FForum PPrevious NNext WNext unread UUpvote SSubscribe RReply QQuote BBookmark MMy threads
Color scheme? Blue / Yellow