10 viral camera news stories of 2019

Our top 10 viral camera news of 2019
(Image credit: Sarah Skinner / Comedy Wildlife Photography Awards)

2019 is drawing to a close and we're already looking ahead to the various exciting camera rumors that have been circling the internet recently. However, we couldn't possibly enter the New Year without looking back fondly on the camera news that our readers loved this year. 

From a camera the size of a grain of sand, to a lens that's over five foot wide, there have been some truly fun and bizarre stories in 2019. We've rounded up our top ten favorites to give you a blast from the past before you make your way into 2020…

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Louise Carey

With over a decade of photographic experience, Louise arms Digital Camera World with a wealth of knowledge on photographic technique and know-how – something at which she is so adept that she's delivered workshops for the likes of ITV and Sue Ryder. Louise also brings years of experience as both a web and print journalist, having served as features editor for Practical Photography magazine and contributing photography tutorials and camera analysis to titles including Digital Camera Magazine and  Digital Photographer. Louise currently shoots with the Fujifilm X-T200 and the Nikon D800, capturing self-portraits and still life images, and is DCW's ecommerce editor, meaning that she knows good camera, lens and laptop deals when she sees them.