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: Nikon 1 AW1
Best for the Outdoors
The world's first shockproof and waterproof ILC is ideal for adventurous photographers who want to take large, crisp optics into the outdoors. But the 14.2-megapixel shooter is also great for enthusiasts who just want to shoot without worrying about their gear. [$800; nikonusa.com]