Top 10 Youtubers (and their Cameras)

What Cameras do Famous Youtubers use?

Donald & Dexter from WhatTheyUse.net recently researched what cameras famous Youtubers are using and asked PhotoWorkout to spread the news.

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So here we go. Enjoy this lineup of famous Youtubers and their secret gear that helped them shooting those viral clips.

Note: For each Youtuber, we have added links to Amazon.com showing you the details of the cameras they use (as per Infographic). If we found a newer model of that same camera, we have added the detailed description of this new model below each user including key features, ratings, and the current price.

1. PewDiePie

Youtuber: What Camera They Use
Youtuber PewDiePie uses Canon XA10, Logitech Pro 900 & PowerShot G7 X
Sale
Canon XA10 Professional Camcorder with 64GB Internal Flash Memory and Full Manual...
107 Reviews
Canon XA10 Professional Camcorder with 64GB Internal Flash Memory and Full Manual...
  • 64GB internal flash drive and 2 SDXC-compatible memory card slots
  • Genuine Canon 10x HD video lens with 8-blade Iris and manual focus ring
  • Canon native 1920 x 1080 CMOS image sensor
  • Canon DIGIC DV III image processor
  • Dynamic SuperRange OIS with powered IS,Video Recording system MPEG4-AVC / H.264
Logitech Pro 9000 PC Internet Camera Webcam with 2.0-Megapixel Video Resolution and...
2,053 Reviews
Logitech Pro 9000 PC Internet Camera Webcam with 2.0-Megapixel Video Resolution and...
  • The Logitech Webcam Pro 9000 now includes Logitech Vid video calling software. If your webcam does not include Vid, you...
  • Ultra-smooth AutoFocus with Carl Zeiss lens system for sharper, fluid video
  • HD video recording and 2-megapixel sensor capture detailed 16 x 9 widescreen videos and up to 2-megapixel photos
  • RightLight2 Technology adjusts brightness for perfect images, even in dim light
  • Premium built-in microphone with RightSound Technology for crystal-clear conversations
Sale
Canon PowerShot G7 X Mark II Digital Camera w/1 Inch Sensor and tilt LCD screen -...
240 Reviews
Canon PowerShot G7 X Mark II Digital Camera w/1 Inch Sensor and tilt LCD screen -...
  • 1.0-inch, 20.1 Megapixel* CMOS sensor with Canon's new DIGIC 7 Image Processor helps deliver exceptional image quality...
  • Features a bright f/1.8 (W) - f/2.8 (T), 4.2x (24-100mm), 9-blade iris diaphragm andBattery IS-equipped lens
  • Capture impressively high resolution images with high-speed continuous shooting up to 8 fps in both RAW mode / JPEG mode
  • Multi-angle capacitive 3.0" touch panel LCD with a screen resolution of 1.04 million dots and tilt option of 180 Degree...
  • Capture stunning 1080p Full HD video in MP4 format with stereo sound. Focal Length-8.8 (W) - 36.8 (T) mm (35mm film...

2. NigaHiga

What Camera Gear Famous Youtuber Use
Youtuber NigaHiga uses the Canon 70D (See our post: Canon 70D vs the Newer 80D)

3. Roman Atwood

Youtuber Roman Atwood uses the Sony CyberShot RX100 IV (See our detailed review)
Sale
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 V 20.1 MP Digital Still Camera with 3' OLED, flip screen,...
141 Reviews
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 V 20.1 MP Digital Still Camera with 3" OLED, flip screen,...
  • ELECTRONIC VIEW FINDER: retractable Tru-Finder EVF provides sharp resolution, bright self-illumination, and high...
  • AUTO FOCUS: World's fastest (0.05 sec.) hybrid AF system (contrast + phase) which is great for action and wildlife...
  • AF DETECTION: The most comprehensive phase detection coverage in a compact camera utilizing 315 Auto Focus points
  • SHOOTING SPEED: World's fastest continuous shooting speed at 24fps3 w/ autofocus and auto exposure tracking to ensure...
  • IMAGE SENSOR: 20.1 megapixel 1" Exmor RS stacked back illuminated CMOS sensor w/ DRAM for outstanding image quality and...

4. Zoella

Youtuber Camera Gear Uncovered.
Youtuber Zoella uses the Canon EOS 70D and the PowerShot S120
Canon EOS 80D Digital SLR Camera Body (Black) (International Model) No Warranty
82 Reviews
Canon EOS 80D Digital SLR Camera Body (Black) (International Model) No Warranty
  • 45-point all cross-type AF system allows for superb autofocus when shooting with the optical viewfinder and focusing...
  • Intelligent Viewfinder with approximately 100% viewfinder coverage.
  • 24.2 Megapixel (APS-C) CMOS sensor helps provide impressive, high-resolution results.
  • Improved Dual Pixel CMOS AF helps you shoot video with smooth, fast and accurate autofocus, and stills with instant and...
  • Comes packed In Kit Box (NO LENS INCLUDED) Lens was removed
Canon PowerShot S120 12.1 MP CMOS Digital Camera with 5x Optical Zoom and 1080p...
232 Reviews
Canon PowerShot S120 12.1 MP CMOS Digital Camera with 5x Optical Zoom and 1080p...
  • Built-in Wi-Fi technology allows you to wirelessly transfer your images to social networking sites through CANON iMAGE...
  • Upload virtually anywhere on your iOS or Android device with free download of the Canon Camera Window app
  • Capture beautiful 1080p full HD video in stereo sound with a dedicated movie button, zoom while shooting and play back...
  • 12.1 megapixel high-sensitivity 1/1.7-inch CMOS sensor combined with the Canon DIGIC 6 image processor for exceptional...
  • Bright f/1.8 lens with 5x optical zoom and 24mm wide angle view

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5. Bethany Mota

Youtuber Mota using Canon EOS DSLR for Vlogging
Youtuber Bethany Mota uses Canon 70D and Fujifilm Instax Mini 8
Canon EOS 80D Digital SLR Camera Body (Black) (International Model) No Warranty
82 Reviews
Canon EOS 80D Digital SLR Camera Body (Black) (International Model) No Warranty
  • 45-point all cross-type AF system allows for superb autofocus when shooting with the optical viewfinder and focusing...
  • Intelligent Viewfinder with approximately 100% viewfinder coverage.
  • 24.2 Megapixel (APS-C) CMOS sensor helps provide impressive, high-resolution results.
  • Improved Dual Pixel CMOS AF helps you shoot video with smooth, fast and accurate autofocus, and stills with instant and...
  • Comes packed In Kit Box (NO LENS INCLUDED) Lens was removed
Sale
Fujifilm Instax Mini 9 - Ice Blue Instant Camera
1,948 Reviews
Fujifilm Instax Mini 9 - Ice Blue Instant Camera
  • Takes 2 - AA Batteries. Picture size-62 x 46mm. Viewfinder-Real image finder, 0.37x, with target spot
  • New Selfie Mirror,Shutter Shutter speed:1/60 sec.
  • New Macro Lens adapter for close-ups - 35cm to 50cm
  • Automatic exposure measurement. The camera signals the recommended aperture setting with a flashing LED. This helps...
  • Takes 2 - AA Batteries (best with Polaroid AA batteries)

6. BFvsGF

Youtuber BFvsGF
Youtuber BFvsGF uses the Canon PowerShot Elph 330 HS
Canon PowerShot ELPH 340 HS 16MP Digital Camera (Black)
546 Reviews
Canon PowerShot ELPH 340 HS 16MP Digital Camera (Black)
  • Built-in Wi-Fi connectivity with NFC allows wireless transferring of images and video
  • 16 megapixel 1/2.3-inch high-sensitivity CMOS sensor combined with DIGIC 4+ image processor (Canon HS SYSTEM)
  • 12x optical zoom, 4x digital zoom and 48x combined zoom with Optical Image Stabilizer
  • 3-inch TFT color LCD with wide viewing angle
  • Capture stunning 1080p full HD video with a dedicated movie button

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7. Shane Dawson

Youtuber Shane Dawson (Which Cameras he uses)
Youtuber Shane Dawson uses the Pansonic DMC GH 1K, the Canon 5D Mark III and the iPhone
Panasonic DMC-GH4 Mirrorless Micro Four Thirds Digital Camera with Lumix G Vario...
15 Reviews
Panasonic DMC-GH4 Mirrorless Micro Four Thirds Digital Camera with Lumix G Vario...
  • 16.05 MP Digital Live MOS Sensor DCI 4K 4096x2160 at 24p
  • UHD 4K 3840x2160 at 30p/24p Full HD up to 60p
  • 3.0" 1,036k-Dot OLED Touchscreen Monitor 2,359K-Dot OLED Live View Finder
  • Support for 59.94p, 23.98p, 50p, & 24p 4:2:2 8-Bit or 10-Bit HDMI Output
  • High-Speed 49-Point Autofocus Magnesium Alloy, Weather-Sealed Body
Sale
Canon EOS 5D Mark IV Full Frame Digital SLR Camera Body
154 Reviews
Canon EOS 5D Mark IV Full Frame Digital SLR Camera Body
  • 30.4 MP full-frame CMOS sensor for versatile shooting
  • Up to 7.0 frames per second continuous shooting speed
  • 61-point AF system with 41 cross-points for expanded vertical coverage
  • ISO range 100-32000 with 50-102400 expansion
  • 4K video recording at 30p or 24p and in-camera still frame grab of 8.8MP images
Sale
Apple iPhone 7 128 GB Unlocked, Black US Version
513 Reviews
Apple iPhone 7 128 GB Unlocked, Black US Version
  • Keep everything you love about iPhone up to date, secure, and accessible from any device with iCloud.
  • Multi-Touch display with IPS technology.
  • With just a single press, 3D Touch lets you do more than ever before.
  • The 12-megapixel iSight camera captures sharp, detailed photos. It takes 4K video, up to four times the resolution of...
  • Splash-, Water- and Dust-Resistant4

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8. Joey Graceffa

Youtuber Joey Graceffa & What Camera he uses
Youtuber Joey Graceffa uses the Canon PowerShot G7 X
Sale
Canon PowerShot G7 X Mark II Digital Camera w/1 Inch Sensor and tilt LCD screen -...
240 Reviews
Canon PowerShot G7 X Mark II Digital Camera w/1 Inch Sensor and tilt LCD screen -...
  • 1.0-inch, 20.1 Megapixel* CMOS sensor with Canon's new DIGIC 7 Image Processor helps deliver exceptional image quality...
  • Features a bright f/1.8 (W) - f/2.8 (T), 4.2x (24-100mm), 9-blade iris diaphragm andBattery IS-equipped lens
  • Capture impressively high resolution images with high-speed continuous shooting up to 8 fps in both RAW mode / JPEG mode
  • Multi-angle capacitive 3.0" touch panel LCD with a screen resolution of 1.04 million dots and tilt option of 180 Degree...
  • Capture stunning 1080p Full HD video in MP4 format with stereo sound. Focal Length-8.8 (W) - 36.8 (T) mm (35mm film...

9. CutiepieMarzia

What Youtuber CutiepieMarzia Photo Gear Ueses
Youtuber CutiepieMarzia also uses the Canon PowerShot G7 X, see the newer model below.
Sale
Canon PowerShot G7 X Mark II Digital Camera w/1 Inch Sensor and tilt LCD screen -...
240 Reviews
Canon PowerShot G7 X Mark II Digital Camera w/1 Inch Sensor and tilt LCD screen -...
  • 1.0-inch, 20.1 Megapixel* CMOS sensor with Canon's new DIGIC 7 Image Processor helps deliver exceptional image quality...
  • Features a bright f/1.8 (W) - f/2.8 (T), 4.2x (24-100mm), 9-blade iris diaphragm andBattery IS-equipped lens
  • Capture impressively high resolution images with high-speed continuous shooting up to 8 fps in both RAW mode / JPEG mode
  • Multi-angle capacitive 3.0" touch panel LCD with a screen resolution of 1.04 million dots and tilt option of 180 Degree...
  • Capture stunning 1080p Full HD video in MP4 format with stereo sound. Focal Length-8.8 (W) - 36.8 (T) mm (35mm film...

Note: This blog post was published with the kind contribution (research & infographics) from Donald & Dexter from WhatTheyUse.net

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