Bridge Cameras

Discover Bridge Cameras

Looking for a do-it-all camera that can handle anything you throw at it? As camera experts here at Campkins, we highly recommend bridge cameras for their incredible versatility, features and value. These powerful all-in-one models are the perfect option if you want pro-level control and quality without the expense and hassle of interchangeable lenses.

Bridge cameras truly offer the best of both worlds – the convenience of a point-and-shoot combined with large sensors, huge zoom ranges, professional shooting modes and premium image quality that rivals DSLRs. Their massive built-in zoom lenses range from wide angles ideal for landscapes to ultra telephotos capable of capturing distant wildlife with ease. Meanwhile, much larger sensors provide outstanding dynamic range, superior low light performance, and beautiful background blur not possible on cheaper compact cameras.

Though their sensors are smaller than most DSLRs, today’s top bridge models like the Panasonic FZ1000 and Sony RX10 IV still deliver fantastic image quality that is more than good enough for advanced amateur and semi-pro use. Many also feature full-weather sealing and blazing-fast operation. Whether shooting travel, sports, wildlife, family events or video, bridge cameras have the versatility to excel in any situation.

As true bridge cameras that bridge the gap between simple point-and-shoots and complex interchangeable lens cameras, they provide the perfect stepping stone for casual shooters looking to gain more creative control and understanding of advanced photography. Their combination of beginner-friendly auto modes and full manual controls allows you to learn at your own pace. And you never have to worry about carrying extra lenses or being limited by a fixed focal length.

So if you need an affordable, all-in-one powerhouse camera capable of everything from wide landscapes to super telephoto, look no further than our extensive range of bridge cameras. With massive zoom lenses, pro-level features and excellent image quality packed in a convenient body, they are the ideal solution for photographers who refuse to compromise. Contact our bridge camera experts today to find the perfect model to suit your budget and needs!

Panasonic Lumix FZ82D Bridge Camera

Weight 640 g
Dimensions 125.2 × 130.2 × 94.3 mm

Camera Type

Bridge Cameras



Video Specs

1080p FHD at 24p/30p/60p/120fps




1 Year Warranty

Kodak PIXPRO AZ652 Astro Zoom Digital Camera

SKU: 146621
Weight 602 g
Dimensions 125 × 89 × 113 mm

Camera Type

Bridge Cameras



Kodak PIXPRO AZ652 Digital Camera




Camera Type

Bridge Cameras

Panasonic LUMIX DC-FZ1000 II Digital Camera

Weight 810 g
Dimensions 136 × 97 × 131 mm

Canon PowerShot SX70 HS Digital Camera

SKU: 3071C011
Weight 576 g
Dimensions 127 × 90.9 × 116.6 mm



Camera Type

Bridge Cameras

Sony Cybershot RX10 IV Digital Camera

Weight 1095 g
Dimensions 132.5 × 94 × 145 mm

Camera Type

Bridge Cameras

Filter Thread Size (mm)




Video Specs

1080p FHD at 24p/30p/60p/120fps




1 Year Warranty

Massive Zoom Range

Bridge cameras offer a versatile option for photography enthusiasts who want excellent image quality and advanced features without the bulk and high cost of a DSLR. Also known as superzoom cameras, bridge cameras bridge the gap between basic point-and-shoot compacts and heavy interchangeable mirrorless cameras.

With their fixed superzoom lenses, bridge cameras provide a very wide focal length range that can easily cover wide-angle to super-telephoto photography. For example, the Panasonic Lumix FZ1000 has a 16x optical zoom 25-400mm equivalent lens, while the Nikon Coolpix P1000 has an astonishing 125x optical zoom 24-3000mm equivalent lens. This incredible zoom range makes bridge cameras ideal for wildlife, sports, travel and many other types of photography where you need flexibility in focal lengths.

Bigger Sensors, Better Images

Unlike basic compact cameras, bridge models feature much larger sensors for improved image quality, superior low-light performance and the ability to create artistic background blur. While smaller than most DSLR sensors, the 1-inch and 1/1.7-inch sensors in bridge cameras can capture much better dynamic range and colours than the tiny sensors found in cheaper point-and-shoots. Many also offer RAW capture for maximum post-processing flexibility.

Advanced Controls and Features

Bridge cameras offer full manual controls, high-resolution electronic viewfinders, articulating rear screens, and the ability to record high bitrate 4K video. They provide an excellent balance of portability and features for experienced photographers not ready to invest thousands in interchangeable lens cameras and lenses. Models like the Sony RX10 series and Canon PowerShot G3 X also have pro-level weather sealing.

For wildlife, sports, birding and other telephoto needs, superzoom bridge cameras like the Nikon Coolpix P1000 allow you to photograph distant subjects that would require extremely large, expensive DSLR lenses. The built-in optical image stabilisation helps get sharper handheld shots at long focal lengths. Some bridge cameras also have shorter minimum focusing distances for great macro photography.

Key Benefits of Bridge Cameras

Here are some of the key benefits that make bridge cameras excellent all-around performers:

  • Massive zoom range from wide-angle to super telephoto
  • Much bigger sensors than basic point-and-shoot compacts
  • Excellent image quality, dynamic range and low-light performance
  • RAW photo capture and full manual controls
  • Large, high-resolution electronic viewfinders
  • Quality 4K and HD video recording capabilities
  • Large handgrip and ergonomic body design
  • Full articulating rear screens
  • Built-in flash and hotshoe
  • Fast continuous shooting and autofocus performance
  • Optical and sensor-shift stabilisation options

Great Value and Versatility

While more affordable than interchangeable lens cameras, bridge models offer fantastic value by combining beginner-friendly automatic shooting modes with advanced manual controls and features. Whether you need a versatile everyday camera or specialised ultra zoom for sports and wildlife, bridge cameras are a smart choice that eliminates the need for multiple lenses.

Special Offers and Financing Options

Looking for a great deal on a new bridge camera? Be sure to check out our current special offers and promotions for unbeatable savings on popular models. We also provide flexible 0% financing options to help you get the perfect camera without breaking your budget.

Enhance Your Skills with Our Photography Guides

If you're new to bridge cameras or looking to improve your photography abilities, explore our blog for valuable tips and tutorials. Learn how to take advantage of your camera's advanced features and get helpful advice for capturing better photos in any situation.

Complete Your Photography Kit

Don't forget essential accessories like memory cards, camera bags, tripods and more to complete your photography setup. We offer a full range of gear to help you make the most of your new camera. You can also take advantage of our personalised 1-on-1 service, where our experts guide you through getting started and offer tailored techniques to use your camera to its full potential.

Let Our Camera Specialists Find the Right Fit

With so many types of digital cameras to choose from, rely on our knowledgeable specialists to help you find the perfect bridge camera to match your needs and budget. We're always available to provide tailored recommendations, so you get a camera you'll love using. Contact us anytime for personalised advice across our extensive selection.

Shopping and Shipping:

What are the available shipping options, and how much do they cost?

We offer free standard shipping on all orders over £50. For orders below £50, we have the following shipping options:

  • Flat Rate (3-5 business days): £4.00
  • Next Working Day: £10.00
  • Saturday Delivery: £20.00
Do you offer free shipping, and if so, what are the requirements?

Yes, we offer free standard shipping on all orders over £50. No promo code is needed. If your order total is below £50, you can still choose from our other affordable shipping options:

  • Next Working Day: £10.00
  • Saturday Delivery: £20.00
What is your return policy, and how do I initiate a return?

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Do you offer international shipping, and what are the costs and estimated delivery times?

Currently, our online checkout process is set up for shipping within the United Kingdom only. However, we are happy to accommodate international customers. If you are interested in making a purchase from outside the UK, please contact our customer support team at:

We will work with you to determine the best shipping options, costs, and estimated delivery times for your specific location.

How can I track my order?

Once your order has been shipped, you can track its progress by logging into your account on our website. In the "Order History" section, you will find the tracking information for your shipment.

Do you offer any guarantees or warranties on your products?

Yes, we stand behind the quality of our products. All new items purchased from our store come with a minimum 1-year guarantee. Some manufacturers may offer extended warranties, which will be clearly stated on the individual product pages.

For second-hand products, we offer a 3-month guarantee, ensuring that you can shop with confidence even when purchasing pre-owned items.

If you have any questions or concerns about the warranty or guarantee for a specific product, please don't hesitate to reach out to our customer support team at:

We'll be happy to provide you with more information.

Are there any current promotions, discounts, or special offers available?

Yes, we regularly run promotions and special offers on our products. To see our current deals, please visit our dedicated Special Offers page on our website.

This page is updated frequently, so be sure to check back often to stay informed about the latest promotions.

Additionally, if you have a specific camera or kit in mind, we recommend reaching out to our knowledgeable sales team at [email protected].

They will be happy to provide you with information about any offers or promotions that may apply to your desired product.

Our sales team is committed to helping you find the best deals and ensuring that you get the most value for your money.


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Payment and Customer Support:

What payment methods do you accept?

At Campkins Cameras, we offer several convenient payment options to make your shopping experience as smooth as possible. For credit and debit card payments, we use Stripe, a secure and trusted payment gateway. We accept all major card types, including Visa, Mastercard, American Express, and Discover.

In addition to card payments, we also offer PayPal as a payment method. PayPal provides added flexibility and security for your transactions. With PayPal, you can also take advantage of their Pay Later options and credit offerings, allowing you to spread the cost of your purchase over time. These options are subject to PayPal's terms and conditions and may require additional approval.

If you have any questions about our accepted payment methods or need assistance with your payment, please don't hesitate to contact our customer support team at:

We're here to help ensure that your payment process is as convenient and secure as possible.

How can I contact customer support if I have a question or issue?

At Campkins Cameras, we pride ourselves on providing exceptional customer support. If you have any questions, concerns, or issues, there are several ways to get in touch with our dedicated support team:

Email: You can send your inquiries to [email protected]. Our team monitors this inbox closely and will respond to your message promptly.

Phone: If you prefer to speak with someone directly, you can call us at (01223) 368087.

Our friendly and knowledgeable support staff are available to assist you during our regular business hours.

Live Chat: For immediate assistance, take advantage of our Live Chat feature on our website. Simply click on the chat icon, and you'll be connected with a member of our support team who can help answer your questions in real-time.

No matter which contact method you choose, you can rest assured that our customer support team is committed to providing you with the information and assistance you need. We strive to resolve all inquiries and issues in a timely and satisfactory manner, ensuring that your experience with Campkins Cameras is a positive one.

Do you provide any expert advice or assistance in choosing the right product?

Absolutely! At Campkins Cameras, we understand that choosing the right photography equipment can be a daunting task, especially with the wide range of products available. That's why our team of experienced professionals is always ready to provide expert advice and assistance to help you make the best decision for your specific needs and preferences.

There are several ways you can tap into our expertise:

Phone: Give us a call at (01223) 368087, and one of our knowledgeable team members will be happy to discuss your requirements and offer personalised recommendations.

Email: Send your questions to [email protected], and our experts will provide detailed guidance and suggestions tailored to your needs.

Live Chat: For immediate assistance, use our Live Chat feature on our website to connect with a member of our team who can help you navigate our product offerings and find the perfect fit.

In-store Visit: If you prefer a face-to-face consultation, we welcome you to visit our store at 12A King's Parade, Cambridge CB2 1SJ. Our friendly staff will be delighted to demonstrate products, answer your questions, and offer hands-on assistance in choosing the right gear for you.

Whether you're a beginner looking for your first camera or an experienced photographer in need of specialised equipment, our expert team is committed to helping you make an informed decision. We pride ourselves on our in-depth product knowledge and passion for photography, and we're always eager to share our insights with our valued customers.

What are your hours of operation for customer service?

Our customer service team is available during our regular store hours:

Monday to Saturday: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Sunday: 11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

During these hours, you can reach us by phone at (01223) 368087, via live chat on our website, or by visiting our store at 12A King's Parade, Cambridge CB2 1SJ.

If you send an email to [email protected] outside of our regular business hours, please note that we will respond as soon as possible when our customer service team is back online.

While we occasionally monitor and respond to live chat and email inquiries outside of our stated hours, this is not guaranteed.

For the most prompt assistance, we recommend contacting us during our regular business hours. If your inquiry is not urgent, feel free to send us an email at any time, and we'll get back to you as soon as we can.

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