Walkaround superzoom...

Started Oct 9, 2006 | Discussions thread
JJMacks Forum Pro • Posts: 10,524
Re: Um, thanks, but that's *way* too expensive.

tightlight wrote:

This is not for me, this is for my father who is looking for a
body/lens combo in the $1000 - $2000 range.

In that case you should have put $2000 total Lens+Camera.

You like Canon Get the Canon EOS 400D / Digital Rebel XTi digital camera around $800
Your Farther wants a longish zoom Get Canon EF 70-200mm F4 L non IS $600

Add a larger CF card and a lens Filter you in in budget. If you can talk your farther into blowing the 2K mark make the 70-200 the IS one about $1200

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Canon EOS-1D Mark II Canon EOS-1D Mark IV Canon EF 300mm f/2.8L IS USM Canon EF 24-70mm f/2.8L USM Canon EF 70-200mm f/2.8L IS USM +3 more
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