Good news for active photographers: Trusted brands like GoPro, Canon, and Polaroid have updated their offerings to include cameras that are waterproof, freezeproof, dustproof, and light, without sacrificing resolution or sensor performance. Here are the best new cameras for every kind of shutterbug, whether you're a seasoned TV producer or a beginner who just wants something better than an iPhone.
Interchangeable-Lens Cameras: Fujifilm X-E2
Best for Image Quality
The X-E2 looks like a magnesium-and–faux-leather artifact pulled out of a 1960s time capsule, but it's a beauty with digital brains, including a hybrid autofocus array that gives it the fastest focusing time of any big-sensor camera (0.08 seconds) and an image quality that beats models twice its size. [$1,400; fujifilmusa.com]