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Please Read Before Posting - Which Camera to Buy Qs ??

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Please Read Before Posting - Which Camera to Buy Qs ??

Dpreview recently released a series of Camera Buying Guide by Category (Price in USD) which are must read for anyone shopping for this holiday season. I wanted to recap and list them below which should help some shoppers and hopefully cut down some of the "Which Camera to Buy ?" posts popping up here:

These are the best cameras you can buy right now (in 2017) - 14 Top Models
2017 Buying Guide: Best cameras over $2000
2017 Buying Guide: Best cameras under $2000
2017 Buying Guide: Best cameras under $1500
2017 Buying Guide: Best cameras under $1000
2017 Buying Guide: Best cameras under $500
2017 Buying Guide: Best cameras for people and events
2017 Buying Guide: Best pocketable enthusiast cameras
2017 Buying Guide: Best cameras for travel
2017 Buying Guides: Best cameras for every kind of photographer
2017 Buying Guides: Best cameras for any budget
2017 Buying Guides: Best compacts, drones and phones
These are the best smartphone cameras you can buy now
Rest of the Guides - https://www.dpreview.com/buying-guides

[Update]
2017 Buying Guide: Best cameras for sports and action
2017 Buying Guide: Best cameras for video
2017 Buying Guide: Best consumer drones
2017 Buying Guide: Best fixed prime lens cameras
2017 Buying Guide: Best enthusiast long zoom cameras
Our favorite gear, rewarded: DPReview Awards 2017

For before you buy -

Price Tracker Sites:

photoprice.ca - Compare best prices on your new gear, with other Canadian or popular American sites .
Camel Camel Camel Canada - Track historical price per Amazon.ca link (Direct Link Blocked by RFD).
Last edited by hdom on Dec 3rd, 2017 4:03 pm, edited 9 times in total.
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[OP]
Deal Fanatic
Aug 29, 2006
6849 posts
1002 upvotes
The Devil made me buy it - RFD. :twisted:
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This is essential, and definitely sticky worthy...
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This is really helpful consolidated information OP! I'm in buying mode now for my first real camera (have been using phone only) and considering whether to go DSLR or Mirrorless, mainly using it for family photos and videos, and this is very helpful for my own education and information.
[OP]
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Aug 29, 2006
6849 posts
1002 upvotes
Updated some newer links, if anyone has any suggestions on topics, please feel free to suggest.
The Devil made me buy it - RFD. :twisted:

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