Updated The EOS Rebel T6i gives you the control you need plus beginner-friendly options.
Updated The A7 II has a modified grip, a top-plate rejig and improved autofocus compared to the original A7.
Updated Extended sensitivity range, a new lens, an electronic viewfinder built-in and a selfie-enabling screen.
Updated It gives little away to Nikon's pro DSLRs in image quality, but the D750 is a whole lot more affordable.
Updated The new sensor, dual processing engines and top-end AF and metering systems combine to make the Canon EOS 7D Mark II a superb camera.
Updated The Alpha 7S II gets internal 4K recording and better handling, noise control and autofocusing
Sony's highest-resolution CSC proves you don't need a big camera to create large, high-quality images.
Updated It may not have quite the same headline grabbing features as it once did, but the D810 is still hard to beat.
Updated Nikon's latest full-frame SLR may not offer a huge update on the D600, but it's still a great camera.
Updated A superb blend of touch-screen and button or dial controls help make this Canon's best entry-level DSLR to date.
Updated It may have been replaced by the Mark IV, but the EOS 5D Mark III is still a brilliant camera.
Updated If you're looking for a feature-packed entry-level DSLR at a good price, the Nikon D5300 could just be the answer.
Updated Canon's enthusiast-focused DSLR may have been superseded by the EOS 80D, but still seems to offer everything you could hope for in a camera.
Updated Pentax's first full-frame DSLR has been worth the wait for landscape and still life photographers.
Updated Canon's new sports/action flagship DSLR brings blistering speed, mind-boggling burst depth and 4K video at 60fps.
This compact camera's 16Mp APS-C sensor and traditional controls should make it a magnet for enthusiasts.
Leica isn't playing catch-up any more – its new full-frame mirrorless camera is right at the cutting edge.
We go behind the scenes at Fuji's camera and lens factory to see how human dexterity and skill does what robots can't.
Its specification may not be ground-breaking but this looks like a fairly solid option for beginners.