Cameras For Sports Photography

Nikon D7000

Although, it does not have high specifications like other Nikon models, Nikon D7000 is recommended for sports photography. It produces high quality and sharper images than other models.

The reason as to why it produces high quality images is because it has an AF system with 39 focal points which allow the camera to focus on an object located anywhere in the frame.

Pentax K-5

The unit is easy to use and at the same time very fast; therefore, ideal for taking sports photographs. According to the manufacturers, the camera can shoot up to seven frames per second with a shutter speed of 1/8000 of a second.

For perfect display of the pictures, the camera has a large LCD screen. The screen not only makes it easy to display the images, but it also makes it easy for replays.

Canon Powershot G10

This unit is considered an improvement from the G9. It has 14.7 megapixels and 5x wide-angle which is equal to 28mm optical zoom and optical image stabilizer. These specifications are perfect in taking subjects in motion. It also has flat, tilted buttons and a textured grip which aids in giving you a firm grip.

Canon EOS7D

This is one of the fastest models with a maximum shutter speed of 1/8000 of a second. This speed is perfect in shooting fast paced sports such as tennis and soccer. The model has an 18-megapixel resolution which ensures that the images produced are of the highest quality.

It also has an ISO sensitivity setting that maximizes to 12,800 ISO. To aid in capturing sport events at night, the model has a wireless flash.