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It’s that time of the year again and we know you’re feeling it too—the summer vibe has arrived! If you are not yet geared up to capture the wet & wild moments of your summer getaway, don’t fret! These five water-resistant cameras can bring your travel photos to the next level.


1. NIKON COOLPIX W300

If you’re after a thrilling summer adventure, a camera like the Nikon Coolpix W300 would come in handy. Whether it’s for diving, surfing, or snorkeling, this point-and-shoot camera can be an essential part of the action. Ideal for taking wide-angle shots, it offers great features that you’ll surely love!

Nikon

Feature Perfect for the Summer:

You can directly enhance your shots with Glamour Retouch. In addition, the built-in Bluetooth, eCompass, GPS, and WiFi allows you to track and share every epic moment of your summer getaway with no hassle!

Technical Specs:

  • Waterproof up to 100ft
  • Freezeproof up to 14°C
  • Shockproof up to 7.9ft
  • Dustproof
  • 4K Ultra HD video with low-light 16.0 MP sensor
  • 5x optical zoom NIKKOR lens with Hybrid VR

Visit the Nikon Store Kiosk at SM Cyberzone.

2. GOPRO HERO 7 BLACK

The GoPro Hero 7 Black can capture your summer moments with stability and class, thanks to its HyperSmooth special feature. With the SuperPhoto mode, this pocket-sized action camera can bring out the best level of sharpness and color for every summer adventure scene and in any light.

Go PRO

Feature Perfect for the Summer:

Some of the most memorable experiences cannot be justified by a single photo. No worries! The new TimeWarp mode can highlight the best scenes of your adventure in a stabilized time-lapse video. If you’re also into vlogging, the live-streaming feature lets you share your summer getaway moments as they happen via Facebook Live, YouTube, and more. Just make sure that you have a decent connection at your summer destinations.

Technical Specs:

  • 12-megapixel (HDR) sensor
  • Shoots 4K/60fps videos
  • Slo-Mo speed up to 8x
  • Rugged and waterproof down to 33ft (10m)
  • Voice Control
  • Removable Battery
  • GPS, QuikStories

The GoPro Hero 7 Black is available at SM Gadgets Hub at The SM Store.

3. FUJIFILM FINEPIX XP120

The Fujifilm FinePix XP120 is one of the four-way proof rugged cameras in the market that is light and compact. It is always ready to tag along with you, whether you’re traveling solo or with family and friends. It has Scene Recognition Auto, which identifies suitable camera settings based on what you’re trying to shoot.

Fujifilm

Feature Perfect for the Summer:

There are a lot of shooting modes—from night and sunset to beach and party modes. If you are crazy about underwater shots, this camera also has a dedicated mode just for that! You will also get amazed by the Cinemagraph mode that accentuates a specific part of your still image, making it more eye-catching. Plus, you can also share your photos with your family & friends instantly, both wirelessly and through instax prints. 

Technical Specs:

  • 4 million pixel 1/2.3-inch CMOS sensor
  • Fujinon 5x optical zoom lens (28-140mm equivalent)
  • Dustproof
  • Freezeproof up to 14°F (-10°C)
  • Shockproof up to 5.8ft (1.75m)
  • Waterproof up to 65ft (20m)
  • Large 3.0 Inch, 920K-Dot LCD Monitor
  • Video: 1080p

Drop by the FUJIFILM Concept Store at SM Megamall for a hands-on experience!

4. RICOH WG-30

When you see the Ricoh WG-30 at first glance, you know it can survive any type of summer outdoor adventure. This rugged P&S camera is packed with a sturdy set of pro features that produce high-quality photos in and out of the water, even under the harshest conditions.

Ricoh

Feature Perfect for the Summer:

If you are fond of macro photography, the Digital Microscope Mode helps you discover the stunning details of appetizing dishes, sea creatures by the shore, and flowers with vibrant colors! The six LED macro ring lights surrounding the lens also provide better lighting and are perfect for close-up shots.

Technical Specs:

  • 16 Megapixels, 1/2.3-inch CMOS sensor
  • 08 fps continuous shooting
  • Wide-angle 5x optical zoom lens
  • 7inch screen, 230k dots
  • ISO sensitivity up to 6400
  • Waterproof up to 12m
  • Shockproof up to 1.5m
  • Freezeproof down to -10℃
  • Crushproof up to 100kgf of pressure
  • Built-in WiFi for remote shooting and wireless sharing

For product availability, check out the CameraHaus branches in SM North EDSA, SM Megamall, SM Mall of Asia, SM Aura Premier, SM Megamall, SM Southmall, SM Baguio, SM Iloilo, SM Cebu, and SM Davao.

5. SAMSUNG S10+

Aside from rugged and action cameras, a flagship phone like the Galaxy S10+ boasts an IP68 water and dust rating. This feature enables you to take crisp and clear summer photos, even under water! It also offers a wide range of shooting options like the Ultra Wide Panorama, Live Focus, Super Steady, Super Slow-Mo, Hyperlapse, Food, Pro, and over 30 Scene Optimizer modes.

Samsung S10

Feature Perfect for the Summer:

The best perk of using S10+ is that you can immediately update your social media profiles with a likeworthy profile pic! The Live focus with Bokeh effect allows you to adjust the mood of your selfie and experiment on the depth of field and artistic effects. Also, in case your friends’ smartphones ran out of battery while taking their beach photos, you can help them charge through the Wireless PowerShare feature.

Technical Specs:

  • Dual Front Camera: 10MP Dual Pixel AF, 8MP RGB Depth Camera
  • Triple Rear Camera: 12MP Telephoto, 12MP Wide-Angle, 16MP Ultra-Wide
  • 4K UHD video recording at 60 fps
  • Dual OIS
  • Up to 10x digital zoom
  • HDR10+ recording

The Samsung Galaxy S10+ is only available at Samsung Experience Stores at major SM Supermalls.