If you want to shoot photos or video at the bottom of a swimming pool or beneath the waves, consider a waterproof point-and-shoot. Note that capabilities vary. Some claim to be waterproof to 50 feet, while others can be submerged to a fraction of that depth.
Camera shopping is tough. There are lots of different kinds to choose among, and the prices range from around 100 bucks into the thousands. At Consumer Reports, we test almost every type of camera, and we can guide you through the options. If you're just getting started, the first decision is whether to choose a basic camera or an advanced one. Read More