The best selling cameras in 2022 – one might surprise you!

Best selling cameras in 2022
(Image credit: Nikon / Canon / Sony / Kodak)

Trends are certainly a thing within the photographic community, whether they involve rubbing Vaseline on the front of your lens (please DON'T do this) to picking up an old film camera and shooting 36 frames of nostalgia. However, some trends lean towards buying the best cameras on the market today, or the most trendy, which can be complete worlds apart. 

Camera retailer B&H Photo Video has recently shed some light on its best-selling cameras of 2022. While some are what you'd expect – cameras with high megapixel counts or a high number of frames per second, one camera (we'll let you guess which one) will leaving you scratching your head going: "really?" Scroll down below to see if your next camera is on this list.

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Sebastian Oakley
Ecommerce Editor

For nearly two decades Sebastian's work has been published internationally. Originally specializing in Equestrianism, his visuals have been used by the leading names in the equestrian industry such as The Fédération Equestre Internationale (FEI), The Jockey Club, Horse & Hound, and many more for various advertising campaigns, books, and pre/post-event highlights.

He is a Fellow of The Royal Society of Arts, holds a Foundation Degree in Equitation Science, and is a Master of Arts in Publishing.  He is a member of Nikon NPS and has been a Nikon user since the film days using a Nikon F5 and saw the digital transition with Nikon's D series cameras and is still to this day the youngest member to be elected into BEWA, The British Equestrian Writers' Association. 

He is familiar with and shows great interest in street, medium, and large format photography with products by Leica, Phase One, Hasselblad, Alpa, and Sinar. Sebastian has also used many cinema cameras from the likes of Sony, RED, ARRI, and everything in between. He now spends his spare time using his trusted Leica M-E or Leica M2 shooting Street photography or general life as he sees it, usually in Black and White.