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ncsuuh 01-10-2010 3:41 PM

I am looking to buy a really nice digital camera, good zoom, good for action shots. I would also like to buy a fish eye lens within this budget. Maybe later buy some kind of housing. Any suggestions?

dakid 01-10-2010 3:50 PM

<blockquote><hr size=0><!-quote-!><font size=1><b>quote:</b></font><p>I would also like to buy a fish eye lens within this budget.<!-/quote-!><hr size=0></blockquote> <BR> <BR>a good fisheye is just below your $800 budget...by itself.

Walt 01-10-2010 3:59 PM

Matt, <BR>That's a big list for 1000.00 bucks. You might be able to pick up a used Canon 20D and a 70-200 f/4 for that. Maybe?<img src="http://www.wakeworld.com/MB/Discus/clipart/uhoh.gif" border=0> <BR> <BR><a href="http://www.bhphotovideo.com/c/product/12069-USA/Canon_2535A003_Fisheye_EF_15mm_f_2_8.html" target="_blank">http://www.bhphotovideo.com/c/product/12069-USA/Canon_2535A003_Fisheye_EF_15mm_f_2_8.html</a> <BR> <BR><a href="http://www.bhphotovideo.com/c/product/183198-USA/Canon_2578A002_EF_70_200mm_f_4L_USM.html" target="_blank">http://www.bhphotovideo.com/c/product/183198-USA/Canon_2578A002_EF_70_200mm_f_4L_USM.html</a>

ncsuuh 01-10-2010 7:08 PM

Well that is my fault for assuming a good fish eye is only $150-$200. How about just a good camera for that range? Without the extra fish eye and housing.

joshturner 01-11-2010 5:23 PM

welcome to a long hard road realizing that photography is always going to be more expensive than you want it to be. just be glad it doesnt cost you $.40 a shot <BR> <BR>buy a used 20d or d70 and spend the rest on some decent used glass. thats going to be your best bet to get started at $1000


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