A&P So I can get a d70 kit for about $80 less than a 400d kit

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  1. Kirk Hinrich

    Kirk Hinrich New Member

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    Both new, with the basic kit lens.

    I've pretty muich decided that for my first DSLR i'm going to choose between these two kits.

    what do you all think?
     
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    canon > nikon

    :sackriding: :embd:
     
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    I like Nikon better. :dunno: At that point you might as well just find a store that carries them and hold them in your hands. See which one feels better, which UI you like better, that sort of thing.
     
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    Pineapple Devil beat it!

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    the canon is > than the d40
     
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    xpinchx hes got a nice cock, on the thin side but its stil

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    Obviously, but he said D70.
     
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    Buy the D70 and take the $80 and buy a 50mm 1.8
     
  7. xpinchx

    xpinchx hes got a nice cock, on the thin side but its stil

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    What's with the 50mm 1.8 bandwagon lately? I've been lurking in this subforum for a year and I've barely even heard it mentioned but this past month that's all I ever hear about.
     
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    i'd get a d70...

    pinch...the 50 1.8 band wagon has always been around...it's a great lens
     
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    its a sharp inexpensive lens for low light... much faster than the kit lens... if a 35mm was that cheap I would have said that instead.
     
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    i do like the way the nikon feels in my hands better
     
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    cheapest place to buy this?
     
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    FidizzyTypeS Gimme Dem Scones!! OT Supporter

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    ive owned both canon and nikon dslrs and they are both great but nikon has a better build feel to them.
     
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    Nikon D70 > XTi as far as feel/comfort (For me at least, I have big hands)

    But I prefer my 20D & Grip feel and UI over the D70 and D80 :o
     
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    that is the most important thing..image quality on both of them are so close its impossible to tell
     
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    aight fuck it, i'm getting on the nikon train
     
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    FidizzyTypeS Gimme Dem Scones!! OT Supporter

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    CHoo! CHoo!
     
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    Dang, lost another to the nikon crew :wtc:
     
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    you haven't been lurking hard enough :)
     
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    :werd: i personally liked canon better :dunno:

    same with a car, take it for a test drive.
     
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