Great camera and lenses combo for around $1000?

Started Nov 8, 2012 | Questions thread
Kokeen4231 Contributing Member • Posts: 613
Re: Great camera and lenses combo for around $1000?

I suggest you could get a nikon D3200. It is similarly priced to the D5100 but is smaller and lighter. In my opinion, the d3200 has a slight edge over the d5100.

For the portrait lens, you could go with the sigma 35mm F1.4. I suggest getting one of those 35mm for their wider view cos if you need larger images you have your other lens or you could easily walk closer to the subject. From my experience this is useful, rather than carrying a 85mm lens and having to move further away from objects.

An action lens if you really want quality you could get a tamron 70 200 F2.8 Di vc usd and give the overall lens a skip Should be good after what I see in its recent 24-70 F2.8. Or oelse you could do with the sigmas.

A good super zoom lens can be the sigma 18- 250. Its 'macro' can be useful at times.


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