What is a good but cheap DSLR for a beginner photographer?

Answer Sony A230 w/18-55mm zoom lens. $399.95 at B&H. http://www.bhphotovideo.comWhy buy a discontinued model like the Nikon D40 or D60? The A230 is 10mp, has an in-camera focus motor and has Sony's versi... Read More »

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Beginner photographer: dslr or compact?

Wow, my other two contributors are long winded, and that's fine. But the way you describe yourself you would be better off moving up, but not as far as DSLR. I would suggest a 'bridge" such as the ... Read More »

What is the best cheap camera for a beginner photographer?

What you need from the things you want to do, especially capturing action, is some kind of dSLR. Those cost about $700, so your budget is quite low.You may be able to find a good used dSLR for aro... Read More »

What is a good digital camera for a beginner photographer?

The camera I suggest is a bit more in features than just point and shoot. But it is a point and shoot type. It's the Canon PowerShot A570 IS. It has an image stabilizer in case you have shaky hands... Read More »

What is a good DSLR for a beginner?

Any of the Canon or Nikon entry level SLR's will be fine.Canon Rebel XTi or XSiNikon D40 or D60Also I suggest you take a basic course in photography. Your local community college will offer them. I... Read More »