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There's nothing quite like the feeling of capturing a special moment; a sunset dance party, skating with grandpa, scoring the winning goal. Today's cameras cover such a vast range of possibilities, and here at, we've got a camera for every occasion. Whether you want to travel light with a point-and-shoot, or get shots of professional quality with a mirrorless, or perhaps build an arsenal of lenses for your DSLR. Carrying your own camera means you'll always have the right tool at the right time. And if you want to make beautiful prints to hang on your walls, you can capture files big enough to print as posters.


Video has become such an integral part of our modern day experience, and the means by which we capture video have become ever more sophisticated, and yet easy to use. Camcorders, however, are still one of the best options available for capturing high quality video. And they are also incredibly affordable, so whether you're the next Stephen Spielberg, or a proud parent who wants to capture family memories in HD, or even 4K, there has never been a better time to release your inner filmmaker. One of the key advantages that a camcorder has over other video capture options is image stabilization, which reduces the camera shake that inevitably occurs when shooting handheld. Many camcorders also come with built-in memory capacity, so there's no need to purchase a dedicated memory card, you can just take it out of the box and start shooting.


Choosing a camera or camcorder is often just the first step in assembling all the equipment you need to pursue your passion. Whether you need memory cards, additional lenses, backup batteries or flash units, you'll find everything you need here at A tripod, for example, is one of the best investments you can make, and one that will last a lifetime. And whether your priority is style or function, we stock an amazing array of bags and cases to complement your gear collection, from trendy shoulder bags to virtually indestructible heavy duty cases.

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