You want a compact camera with a large LCD screen. Here is a list of our favourite compacts with a 3

Sony CyberShot DSC-HX9

The Sony HX9 offers the kind of specs that’d put any camera to shame, offering a huge 16x optical zoom and HD movie recording capabilities alongside an impressively sharp 3inch LCD screen.


Has built-in anti shake3200 max ISOHas a manual exposure modeHas HD video Has a large LCD screenTakes sd media cards

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Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ20

Not only does the Panasonic TZ20 boast a number of features that make it a perfect travel or holiday camera, but the rear 3inch LCD screen is touch sensitive making the majority of the functions a simple tap away.


Has built-in anti shakeHas a manual exposure modeHas HD video  Takes sd media cards

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Nikon P7100

Although the previous incarnation of the pro-end Nikon manual camera, the P7000, was perfectly decent in the majority of it’s functions the P7100 goes that step further, adding a tilt-angle 3inch screen to the mix.


10 megapixelsHas built-in anti shakeHas a manual exposure modeTakes sd media cards

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