Best cameras for cyclists in 2024: record the fun and stay safe

Best cameras for cyclists: DJI Action 2
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With the best cameras for cyclists, you have both a fun way to record your rides, and an extra safety feature. Having a camera mounted to your helmet or handlebars is a fantastic way to capture exciting, dynamic clips, particularly if you're into mountain biking or competitive cycling. 

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Jon Stapley

Jon spent years at IPC Media writing features, news, reviews and other photography content for publications such as Amateur Photographer and What Digital Camera in both print and digital form. With his additional experience for outlets like Photomonitor, this makes Jon one of our go-to specialists when it comes to all aspects of photography, from cameras and action cameras to lenses and memory cards, flash diffusers and triggers, batteries and memory cards, selfie sticks and gimbals, and much more besides.  

An NCTJ-qualified journalist, he has also contributed to Shortlist, The Skinny, ThreeWeeks Edinburgh, The Guardian, Trusted Reviews, CreativeBLOQ, and probably quite a few others I’ve forgotten.