Second camera D3200 or Sony NEX 5N oppinions appreciated

Started Nov 15, 2012 | Discussions thread
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Ansel Spear
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Re: Second camera D3200 or Sony NEX 5N oppinions appreciated
In reply to steppenwolfer, Nov 16, 2012

I did exactly as you are proposing - with the D3200.  I already had the 18-200 lens and, together, they make an ideal lightweight combo.

I have also used it with the 70-200 VR1 and 17-55mm, and the results are stunning.

Some people will try to convince you that this entry-level camera is underspec'd and that you should consider the D5200.  Not me!

The only slight annoyance is that manual aperture shares the shutter jog wheel whilst depressing a button near the shutter release.  It's no deal breaker, but it does need time to get used to.

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Nikon D800 Nikon AF-S Nikkor 70-200mm f/2.8G ED VR Nikon AF DX Fisheye-Nikkor 10.5mm f/2.8G ED Nikon AF-S Nikkor 50mm f/1.4G Nikon AF Nikkor 24mm f/2.8D +8 more
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