Two weeks ago I asked the readers for their opinion on what is the perfect camera for a freelance designer. I list the camera mentioned in the comments in this blog post, take a look at it and let me know if some unmissable cameras have been left out.

1. Sony Cybershot DSC-HX1

Recommended by Bea, who calls it a consumer cam with a little bit pro-options on the side.

2. Canon EOS 5D Mark II

Will suggests this camera, saying that it’ll allow you to do it all.

3. Nikon D90 DX

Great pictures, light weight, easy to use, lots of possibilities. Recommended by dom.

4. Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF1

Simone and Roxanna both recommend the Lumix GF1, a practical and more compact camera.

5. Canon EOS 7D

Great camera for a decent price, it is lightweight and comes with full HD video capabilities. Recommended by Dimitry.

6. Olympus PEN E-P1

Simple and compact, recommended by Jimmy Gunawan.

7. Canon Digital Rebel XSi

Recommended by Chad, Luke and Right Brain Technologies.

8. Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ100

Recommended by Right Brain Technologies.

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Mirko Humbert

Mirko Humbert is the editor-in-chief and main author of Designer Daily and Typography Daily. He is also a graphic designer and the founder of WP Expert.