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Old 11-27-2006, 11:30 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Question Digital Camera Shopping...

I wish I had this kind of money

a friend of mine is looking for the best camera above $500 but below $1000


what is the best of the best within that price range?
(note: he said he wanted interchangeable lenses)

if you couldn't tell, I don't know much about pro cameras

thanx in advance

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Old 11-28-2006, 07:00 AM   #2 (permalink)
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Well if he wants interchangeable lenses than go for a SLR (Single Lens Reflex). I personaly recommend Cannon or Sony.

This one looks good.

or this one.

this one is good too.

Obviously all of these fine cameras are DSLR (Digital single Lens Reflex) and all will take a pefect picture. All of these camera's have a Hot Shoe too which means you can use an external flash on the camera's. You might also need to invest in a 1Gb or higher memory card because at 10.1 MP it will use alt of space.

My Olympus Sp-350 8MP uses 4.0MB per photo on RAW settings so 10.1 will give a very big file. Might wanna go with 2 - 4 GB card.

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Old 11-28-2006, 07:04 AM   #3 (permalink)
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I'll send him these links and see what he thinks...
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