Top 10 Mirrorless Cameras 2014

Mirrorless camera or compact system cameras offer users a smaller sized and more portable camera with larger sensors and interchangeable lens capability for more versatility when taking photographs or making videos. 2014 seems to be the year of the mirrorless cameras with more and more people looking for and buying these compact and high functioning devices for both home and professional use. Here is a look at the top 10 mirrorless cameras 2014.

Olympus Pen E-Pl5

Olympus Pen E-Pl5

No matter which list of top mirrorless camera you view one or more of the Olympus cameras makes the list. The Olympus Pen E-P15 has plenty of features to make our top ten list. This mid-price camera sells for around $500.00 and has 14-42mm M 4 3rds lens touch screen camera is quick to react and can focus by touch. It takes 8 photos per second and those photos are of professional image quality and show amazingly stunning detail and color. It even has some fun built in art scenes. Best of all you can purchase this camera in one of 3 attractive finishes black, white or silver.

Samsung NX 300

Samsung NX 300

Priced around $600.00 the Samsung NX camera is a slim range finder type camera whose 20,3 megapixel image sensor results in sharp images and vivid color. It has a 3.3 inch Amoled touched screen that tilts down 45 degrees and up to 180 degrees for some really terrific angled shots. This camera interchangeable lens mount provides for more versatility and with this cameras accurate auto focusing and its ability to capture 8.6 frames per second you’ll not mist a shot. The camera even has fast WI-Fi connection so that you can send your pictures to friends almost the moment you take them. This is a great camera for beginners and you have a choice of white, brown or black finish.

Samsung NX30

Samsung NX30

The Samsung NX30 is a high end mirrorless camera that is perfect for professionals and non professionals alike. It has a rotating Amoled touch screen that allows you to shoot photos from almost any angle. It’s DSLR-like auto focus allows you take fast and accurate shots and even offers a tap to shoot features. This camera allows you to capture 9 frames per second, has full HD video recording and built in WI-Fi. This easy to use camera is good for beginners and seasoned photographers.

Sony Alpha 7

Sony Alpha 7

Another high end compact system camera the Sony Alpha 7 sells for somewhere around $1500.00 and features OLED electronic viewfinder. This camera is the lightest interchangeable lens full frame camera available on the market today and offers excellent low light shooting. The 3.0 inch tiltable TFT LCD allows you to shoot at a variety of angles and it includes full 1080/60p Video with remote capture and offers WI-Fi sharing.

FujiFilm X-A1

FujiFilm X-A1

The FujiFilm X-A1 sells for around $500.00 and its 16.3 megapixels results in great image quality. The 1080P 30fps video allows you shoot videos as well as stills and it comes equipped with a smart flash for a variety of lighting situations. This camera makes operation simple and one handed with all the dials and buttons on the right side of the LCD screen.
Like many of the other mirrorless cameras the tilting screen allows you shoot photographs from a variety of angles It comes equipped with a one touch movie recording button and its high speed performance is sure to impress.

Panasonic Lumix DMC GX7

Panasonic Lumix DMC GX7

Another of the higher end compact system cameras is the Panasonic Lumix DMC GX7. This camera sells for around $1000.00 and weighs just a little over a pound. The 16megapixel sensor results in clear sharp images and it also has 1080p/60fps video.

The tiltable viewfinder tilts 90 degrees for photography at various angles and it seamlessly switches from photos to videos easily. This camera has several other great features including in body stabilization and adjustable filter parameters.

Panasonic Lumix GH4

panasonic lumix gh4

Priced at over $2000.00 at most outlets the Panasonic Lumix GH4 is designed for professional use. This camera has a splash and dust proof magnesium alloy body, weather sealing, and produces 12fps as well as 4K video shooting. It has high speed 49 area auto focusing for both photo and video, is WI-Fi ready and produces professional photo performance time after time.

Olympus OM-D E-M10

Olympus OM-D E-M10

The Olympus OM-D E-M10 is one small camera with a lot of big ideas. This camera comes with a powerful TruePic VII processor, and a 16 megapixel senor that is provides great color retention and resolution. It has in body stabilization, built in flash and Wi-Fi and comes with a whole line up of creative tools for those who enjoy those artsy style photos. Some of the creative tools include: 12 art filters, 9 art effects, photo and movie capture, photo story and zoom in/out features. If you are looking to take your photos and videos to the next level that the E-M10 will help you get the job done.

Panasonic Lumix GF6

Panasonic Lumix GF6

The Panasonic Lumix GF6 offers a lot of creative styling in a small package. The 16 megapixel sensor and the Venus engine brings those photos to life while a variety of creative filters including 19 different filter effects allows you to shoot that photo using your own artistic vision. This camera also includes stop motion animation and clear retouch which allows you to actually erase part of the photo. The 180 degree touch screen allows you shoot shots from different angles and of course you can also shoot full HD videos. Priced at below $500.00 the Lumix GF6 is a lot of camera for a very reasonable price.

FujiFilm X-E2

FujiFilm X-E2

Priced at around $1200.00 the FujiFilm X-E2 is a high priced camera with high functionality. This cute retro styled camera weighs just 12.4 ounces and has a 16.3 megapixel sensor that delivers excellent image quality time after time. Equipped with an Electronic viewfinder and 3.0 inch color LCD this camera is capable of shooting 7fps, and full HD video at 60fps. It is equipped with Wi-Fi and has a one touch wireless transfer that allows you send up to 30 photos at one time. While it may not be the best mirrorless camera on the market it is great for traveling, fitting perfectly in your pocket.

If you are looking for a Mirrorless camera then one of these ten cameras just may be suitable to meet your needs.