Christmas Gift Ideas: The 5 Best Camera Bundles for All Budgets

22 November 2021

If you’re looking for the perfect camera and lens bundle, you’ve come to the right place! It doesn’t matter what your budget is, if you’re a beginner or professional, a brand loyalist or a floater - we have something for everyone.

 

From the experts at Ted’s Cameras, this handy guide will help you to choose the camera bundle that matches your budget, brand preferences and skill level.


  • Camera type: DSLR
  • Sensor size: 36mm x 24mm
  • Megapixels: 24MP
  • Viewfinder: Optical
  • Video resolution: 4K
  • Autofocus points: 9
  • Minimum and maximum shutter speed: 30 sec to 1/4000 sec
  • Continuous shooting speed: 5fps


If you are keen on getting into DSLR photography but don’t want to be overwhelmed with the size of your kit, this release from Canon is for you. The EOS 200D Mark II is one of the best cameras for beginners with its simple operation and compact size - it is Canon’s smallest DSLR camera to date!

Canon Eos 200d II

Despite this reduction in size, this camera has all the same features that have drawn you to this excellent range of cameras in the first place, including a 24MP APS-C sized sensor, 4K resolution video recording and compatibility to a huge range of high-quality lenses.

Beginners will not grow out of the EOS 200D Mark II too quickly, thanks to more advanced features such as a sports-friendly 5 frames per second continuous shooting rate, time-lapse video, and a 3-inch tilting LCD screen which makes it a great camera for recording vlogs and taking selfies.

 

  • Camera type: Mirrorless
  • Sensor size: 4/3”
  • Megapixels: 16MP
  • Viewfinder: Electronic
  • Video resolution: 4K
  • Autofocus points: 121
  • Minimum and maximum shutter speed: 60 sec to 1/4000 sec
  • Continuous shooting speed: 8.6fps


The retro-style Olympus E-M10 MK3 looks like a classic film camera, but has all the easy-to-use, customisable features you’d expect from a modern model. This top-class mirrorless camera is compatible with a wide range of Micro Four Thirds lenses, meaning you can tailor the camera to achieve the results you want. Our handy bundle pairs the E-M10 MK3 with the Olympus OMD 14-42mm EZ Power Zoom, a lightweight lens with a wide 28-84mm focal range and 3x zoom range that is perfect for landscape photography.

One of the best budget cameras for beginners, the E-M10 is ideal for those who want to explore customisable camera features before venturing into manual photography. Its 3-inch touch-sensitive, tilting LCD screen and electronic viewfinder make it easy to compose and capture stills, selfies and videos.

  • Camera type: DSLR
  • Sensor size: 23.5 x 15.7mm
  • Megapixels: 20.9MP
  • Viewfinder: Optical
  • Video resolution: 4K
  • Autofocus points: 51
  • Minimum and maximum shutter speed: 60 sec to 1/8000 sec
  • Continuous shooting speed: 8fps

 

The Nikon D7500 is a rugged and reliable DSLR camera with dust and moisture-resistance, although it is lighter and smaller than the models that came before in this range. The D7500 will appeal to enthusiasts, as it borrows its excellent 20.9MP APS-C sensor without low-pass filter from the higher-end D500, delivering exceptional image quality and low-light performance at an affordable price point.

Nikon D7500

As well as a classic optical viewfinder, which is great for perfecting your photographic compositions, the D7500 includes a large 3.2-inch touch-sensitive LCD screen, which can tilt to allow you to shoot at adventurous angles and to frame videos.

Perfect for all types of image capture, the Nikon D7500 can capture 8 frames per second in a continuous burst and it can record UHD 4K resolution video. Creative photographers will also love the time-lapse video feature, its multiple-exposure mode, as well as Bluetooth and WiFi connectivity so the camera can be fired remotely.

  • Camera type: Mirrorless
  • Sensor size: 36 x 24mm
  • Megapixels: 26MP
  • Viewfinder: Electronic
  • Video resolution: 4K
  • Autofocus points: 4779
  • Minimum and maximum shutter speed: 30 sec to 1/4000 sec
  • Continuous shooting speed: 4fps

 

If you demand the high-quality images that can only be produced by full-frame image sensors, but you still want to keep your kit lightweight and travel-friendly, the Canon EOS RP is the perfect camera for you. The Canon EOS RP crams a 26MP full-frame sensor, as well as a host of user-friendly features into its portable body, and it will appeal to both users looking to capture brilliant quality images of their everyday lives, as well as enthusiasts looking for a solid camera kit.

 

The Canon EOS RP features an exceptionally fast and accurate AF system of 4779 points to find focus, a feature that comes in very handy when using the fast burst shooting rate of the camera, as well as the 4K resolution video. Despite its small stature, the EOS RP still retains a high-resolution electronic viewfinder as well as a 3-inch vari-angle touchscreen, which means users can choose the best option for them when it comes to framing each and any moment.

  • Camera type: Mirrorless
  • Sensor size: 36 x 24mm
  • Megapixels: 24MP
  • Viewfinder: Electronic
  • Video resolution: 4K
  • Autofocus points:  693
  • Minimum and maximum shutter speed: 30 sec to 1/4000 sec
  • Continuous shooting speed: 10fps

 

This recent release from Sony claims the mantle of the smallest stabilised full-frame camera on the market. If you are looking to capture brilliantly detailed images, as well as experience the freedom of extensive handheld shooting without worrying too much about camera shake, the Sony A7C should be at the top of your wishlist. A versatile Mirrorless camera, the Sony A7C uses its 5-axis Image Stabilisation system to produce blur-free images and 4K resolution videos with its 24MP Full-Frame Sensor. 

 

The 693 point AF system of the Sony A7C covers an impressive 93% of the frame, so it can quickly focus on subjects no matter where they are positioned within your frame, while advanced real-time tracking and Eye AF are also available, so you can keep up with fast subjects, as well as ensure your model’s eyes are always the main focus of your image - this is sure to appeal to portrait photographers of any skill level.

Sony always impresses with their design skills, and the A7C continues this trend, with this streamlined camera still including everything you could want for advanced content creation. There is an EVF and a tilting LCD screen at the rear for composing images, as well as the ability to attach microphones and headphones for advanced audio recording and monitoring. These features, as well as compatibility with a separately available Bluetooth grip, make the Sony A7C a great choice for producing awe-inspiring Vlogs.


Snap up the best camera bundles at Ted’s Cameras

Grow your camera collection quickly with a Canon, Nikon, Sony, Fuji, or Olympus camera bundle. Our bundles offer great value for money and give you peace of mind that your lens and camera will work together in perfect harmony. For more expert advice or to shop our selection, head to your local Ted’s Cameras store.


If you’re considering purchasing a camera or bundle from us and are concerned with the costs of maintenance and potential repairs, check out our customised camera care packages today!


If you’re looking for the best Christmas deals on camera bundles, you’ve come to the right place! To celebrate Christmas, we’re showcasing our top camera bundles at a range of price points. It doesn’t matter if you’re a beginner or professional, a brand loyalist or a floater - we have something for everyone. 

From the experts at Ted’s Cameras, this handy guide will help you to choose the camera bundle that matches your budget, brand preferences and skill level.


Under $1000 - Canon EOS 200D MKII + 18-55mm

  • Camera type: DSLR
  • Sensor size: 36mm x 24mm
  • Megapixels: 24MP
  • Viewfinder: Optical
  • Video resolution: 4K
  • Autofocus points: 9
  • Minimum and maximum shutter speed: 30 sec to 1/4000 sec
  • Continuous shooting speed: 5fps

If you are keen on getting into DSLR photography but don’t want to be overwhelmed with the size of your kit, this release from Canon is for you. The EOS 200D Mark II is one of the best cameras for beginners with its simple operation and compact size - it is Canon’s smallest DSLR camera to date!

Despite this reduction in size, this camera has all the same features that have drawn you to this excellent range of cameras in the first place, including a 24MP APS-C sized sensor, 4K resolution video recording and compatibility to a huge range of high-quality lenses.

Beginners will not grow out of the EOS 200D Mark II too quickly, thanks to more advanced features such as a sports-friendly 5 frames per second continuous shooting rate, time-lapse video, and a 3-inch tilting LCD screen which makes it a great camera for recording vlogs and taking selfies.

Under $1500 - Fujifilm X-T30 + 18-55mm Kit

  • Camera type: Mirrorless
  • Megapixels: 26.1MP
  • Video resolution: 4K
  • Autofocus points: 91
  • Continuous shooting speed: 30fps

The retro-style Fujifilm X-T30 has all the easy-to-use, customisable features you’d expect from a mirrorless camera. This new release from Fujifilm combines the high-quality performance of previous models in a more portable package. It has an ergonomic build and user-friendly interface, making it easy for you to shoot either in automatic or manual mode.

One of the best budget cameras for beginners, the Fujifilm X-T30 is ideal for those who want to explore customisable camera features before venturing into manual photography. Its 3-inch touch-sensitive, tilting LCD screen and electronic viewfinder make it easy to compose and capture stills, selfies and videos. It’s particularly well suited for sports photography, thanks to its fast and accurate autofocus system and its ability to capture up to 30 frames per second in continuous shooting.

This top-class mirrorless camera is compatible with a wide range of Micro Four Thirds lenses, meaning you can tailor the camera to achieve the results you want. Our handy bundle pairs the Fujifilm X-T30 with the 18-55mm lens, a lightweight lens with a versatile focal range that is perfect for landscape photography. The X-T30 also has Fuji’s famous Film Simulation modes so you can emulate the look of much-loved film stocks with just the press of a button.

Under $2000 - Nikon Z FC + 16-50mm & 50-250mm

  • Camera type: Mirrorless
  • Megapixels: 20.9MP
  • Video resolution: 4K
  • Autofocus points: 209
  • Continuous shooting speed: 11fps

The Nikon Z FC is a portable, travel-friendly mirrorless camera that is perfect for all types of image capture. It delivers exceptional image quality and 4K resolution videos, and with physical dials for manual setting changes, the Nikon Z FC will appeal to enthusiasts. Weighing only 390 grams and featuring a tilting screen and microphone input in a compact build, it’s a great vlogging camera and one of the best travel cameras.

This stylish camera has a retro, classic design with a textured leather exterior that comes in a range of different colours. A true blending of the modern and the classic, the Nikon Z FC allows USB power delivery and USB charging, perfect for your travels.

This camera bundle comes with both a 16-50mm and a 50-250mm lens, giving you plenty of options for creative shots and vlogging styles. Creative photographers will also love its Snapbridge connectivity for instant file sharing between devices and remotely.

Under $3000 - Sony A7 Mark III + FE 35mm f1.8

  • Camera type: Mirrorless
  • Megapixels: 24.2MP
  • Video resolution: 4K
  • Autofocus points: 693
  • Continuous shooting speed: 10fps

This new mirrorless camera from Sony doesn’t disappoint. If you are looking to capture brilliantly detailed images, as well as experience the freedom of extensive handheld shooting without worrying too much about camera shake, the Sony A7 Mark III should be at the top of your wishlist. A versatile mirrorless camera, the Sony A7 Mark III uses its 5-axis Image Stabilisation system to produce blur-free images and 4K resolution videos with its 24.2MP Full-Frame Sensor.

The 693 point AF system of the Sony A7 Mark III can quickly focus on subjects no matter where they are positioned within your frame, and its wide ISO range 100-51,200 allows you to capture detailed images in all lighting conditions. The 10fps continuous shooting makes it a great camera for sports photography, and it can capture full HD 120fps, which is sure to appeal to videographers looking to capture slow motion videos.

Sony always impresses with their design skills, and the A7 Mark III continues this trend, with this streamlined camera still including everything you could want for advanced content creation. There is an EVF and a 3.0 tilting, touch-sensitive LCD screen at the rear for composing images, a dual SD card slot for file management, as well as the ability to attach microphones and headphones for advanced audio recording and monitoring. It comes in a rugged, weather-sealed and lightweight body. These features, as well as compatibility with a separately available Bluetooth grip, make the Sony A7 Mark III a great choice for a vlogging camera.

Over $3000 - Nikon Z6II + 24-70mm f4

  • Camera type: Mirrorless
  • Megapixels: 24.5MP
  • Video resolution: 4K
  • Autofocus points: 273
  • Continuous shooting speed: 14fps

If you demand high-quality images but you still want to keep your kit lightweight and travel-friendly, the Nikon Z6II is the perfect camera for you. The Nikon Z6II crams a 24.5MP sensor, as well as a host of user-friendly features into its portable body, and it will appeal to both users looking to capture brilliant quality images of their everyday lives, as well as enthusiasts looking for a solid camera kit.

The Nikon Z6II produces impressive image quality and is mostly notable for its low-noise images even at the highest ISO settings. It features a brilliant fast and accurate AF system of 273 points with eye-detection and animal-detection AF, as well as advanced video features with 12-bit RAW video output and 10-bit N-Log or HDR (HLG). The dual memory card slot ensures your important files are backed up and helps deal with file overflow. Complete with microphone and video ports, the Nikon Z6II will delight videographers wanting to record higher-quality audio to match the pristine video performance of this powerful camera.


Snap up the best camera bundles this Christmas

Camera bundles make the best Christmas gifts. Whether you’re looking for a Canon, Nikon, Sony, Fuji or Olympus kit, now’s the time to get the best deal on your camera bundle. Head to your local Ted’s Cameras store to shop our selection - and protect your new gear with our customised camera care packages!


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