The G3 X has the 1-inch sensor of a high-end compact, the 25x zoom of a bridge camera and some rather good video options.
Nikon's new compact camera brings the zoom range (almost) of a bridge camera in a body you can fit in your pocket.
With an effective focal range of 24-2000mm, this is the longest-range bridge camera yet. Thank goodness for its 5-stop image stabilizer.
CES 2015 Canon has announced four new PowerShot cameras to slot into its range of compact models, including a bridge camera with 50x optical zoom.
Photokina 2014 Canon has introduced a new bridge camera featuring a whopping 65x optical zoom lens
The Canon PowerShot SX520HS and PowerShot SX400IS offer 42x and 30x optical zooms in bridge camera style bodies.
Ricoh has announced the launch of the Pentax XG-1, a bridge camera with a 52x optical zoom lens
It's a bit larger than most bridge cameras, but are bags of features, a good lens and its image quality impresses.
A lot of features squeezed into a bridge camera body, could this be the camera that does everything?
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