Tough Shots: Rugged cameras for the backcountry

Drop it on a rock. Throw it in the river. Give it to your kids. It won't break. A whole genre of compact, ultra-durable cameras is built for the abusive conditions of the backcountry and everyday life. Here's the latest on choosing a rugged, pocket-sized camera tough enough for virtually any adventure...

This column originally appeared in the September/October edition of AMC Outdoors. You can read the full story here. 

“Equipped” is an AMC Outdoors blog, written by Matt Heid.

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