A&P Good digital camera for learners? :o

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  1. Akicita

    Akicita New Member

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    Ok, I'm looking at getting a better than average digital camera. I don't know much about photography and I'm considering taking a photography class at my university. They suggest buying a Nikon Coolpix camera. So i'm looking at the Nikon Coolpix 5200, but i'm wondering is there anything else around that price range $350-450 that is better. Canon have anything?

    I'm no professional photography and don't need at $1000 dollar camera. I'd just like a nice camera that will take some quality pictures. I do alot of traveling so I'd be nice to finally have a camera :o
     
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    I was gonna go nuts and get a D70 but I've been told to get something like the Coolpix 8700 and someone else mentioned a Minolta (I forget the model at the moment). I'm a total nub at photography so I wouldn't go out on a limb and recommend anything but reading review sites and reading lots of them.

    Oo that dpreview has a side by side utility on the site to compare cameras. Very handy.
     
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