Cameras clearly capture precious moments that otherwise become blurry memories over time. Digital models offer more convenience and capabilities. However, older film-based models offer a unique experience that rivals the quality of some digital ones.
While compact models transport easily, professionals often prefer the flexibility of larger systems. However, some compacts offer as much creative control as their larger SLR cousins. Any type of photographer—casual, enthusiast, or pro—can find a suitable camera to document their lives and the world.