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Sony Alpha 230 Digital SLR with 18-55 and 55-200

$565.00 to $680.00



If you want to take your pictures from snapshots to memorable images, then let a Sony α DSLR put better pictures at your fingertips. A DSLR's responsiveness, versatility and image quality helps capture those moments that other cameras often miss.

Manufacturer:Sony Product MPNKey FeaturesLensImage QualityExposure ControlStorageFlashInterfacesPower SupplyIncluded FeaturesDimensionsWarrantyMiscellaneous
MPN3051033
Camera TypeSLR/Professional
Resolution10.2 Megapixel
LCD Screen Size2.7 in.
Digital ZoomWithout Digital Zoom
Weight1 lb.
Interchangeable LensInterchangeable Lenses
Image Sensor TypeCCD
Camera Resolution10.2 Megapixel
Image Resolutions1920 x 1280 • 3872 x 2592 • 2896 x 1936 • 3872 x 2176 • 2896 x 1632 • 1920 x 1088
Shutter Speed30 - 1/4000 sec
White BalanceAuto • Daylight / Sunny (Preset) • Cloudy (Preset) • Fluorescent (Preset) • Tungsten (Preset) • Shade (Preset) • Flash (Preset)
Frames Per Second2.5 Frames
Memory TypeSD Card • Memory Stick DUO PRO • SDHC Card
Compression TypeJPEG • Raw Image
ISO Speeds100 • 3200
Interface TypeUSB 2.0 • HDMI
Battery TypeNP-FH50
Self Timer2 Sec. • 10 Sec.
Tripod MountWith Tripod Mount
Width5.04 in.
Depth2.66 in.
Height3.82 in.
Weight1 lb.
Warranty1 Year
Family LineSony Alpha DSLR
Included AccessoriesSoftware • USB Cable • Shoulder Strap • Battery Charger
UPC4905524547856


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sony, alpha, 230, digital, slr, with, 18-55, and, 55-200,

Canon EOS 50D with 28-135mm lens

$959.00 to $1,500.00



The Canon EOS 50D SLR Digital Camera features an APS-C sized 15.1-megapixel CMOS sensor for superb quality images and the DIGIC 4 Image Processor to provide superior color reproduction, and improved ISO capabilities for uncompromised shooting even in the dimmest situations. It also features a 3.0-inch Clear View LCD monitor, supercharged Live View Function with Face Detection Live mode, plus a number of automatic Image Correction settings and HDMI output. The 50D is incredibly fast thanks to the DIGIC 4 processor - it allows for up to 6.3 fps continuous shooting, in bursts of up to 90 JPEG images (with a UDMA CF card).Minimize

Manufacturer:Canon Product MPNKey FeaturesLensImage QualityExposure ControlStorageFlashViewfinder / DisplayInterfacesPower SupplyIncluded FeaturesSystem RequirementsDimensionsWarrantyMiscellaneous
MPN2807B005
Camera TypeSLR/Professional
Resolution15.5 Megapixel
LCD Screen Size3 in.
Digital ZoomWithout Digital Zoom
Weight1.61 lb.
Interchangeable LensInterchangeable Lenses
Focus TypeAutofocus & Manual Focus
Image Sensor TypeCMOS
Camera Resolution15.5 Megapixel
Image Resolutions3456 x 2304 • 4752 x 3168 • 2352 x 1568 • 3267 x 2178 • 2376 x 1584
Shutter Speed1/60 - 1/8000 sec
White BalanceAuto • Manual • Daylight / Sunny (Preset) • Cloudy (Preset) • Fluorescent (Preset) • Tungsten (Preset) • Shade (Preset) • Flash (Preset) • Colour Temperature Adjust
Frames Per Second6.3 Frames
Memory TypeCompactFlash Card Type I • CompactFlash Card Type II • IBM Microdrive
Compression ModesFine • Normal • Uncompressed
Compression TypeJPEG • Raw Image
File Size (High Res.)5 MB (26 images on 128MB card)
File Size (Low Res.)0.9 MB (about 142 images on 128MB card)
ISO SpeedsAuto • 100 • 200 • 1600 • 3200 • 6400 • 12800
Flash TypeBuilt-In & External
Flash FunctionsFlash Off • Auto Flash • Red-eye Reduction Flash
ViewfinderDigital
LCD ScreenWith LCD Screen
LCD Screen Resolution920,000 pixels
Interface TypeUSB 2.0
Video InterfaceVideo Out
Battery TypeBP-511A
Battery Life640 Images
Self Timer2 Sec. • 10 Sec.
Operating SystemApple Mac OS X • Microsoft Windows 2000 • Microsoft Windows XP • Microsoft Windows Vista
Width5.7 in.
Depth2.9 in.
Height4.2 in.
Weight1.61 lb.
Warranty1 Year
Family LineCanon EOS
Included AccessoriesSoftware • USB Cable • Video Cable • Neck Strap • Battery Charger • Battery Pack
UPC13803104677
Release DateOctober, 2008


Tags:

canon, eos, 50d, with, 28-135mm, lens,

Nikon D90 with 18-105mm lens

$879.00 to $1,305.00



Its 12.3 megapixel DX-format CMOS image sensor and EXPEED image processing system offer outstanding image quality across a wide ISO light sensitivity range. Live View mode lets you compose and shoot via the high-resolution 3-inch LCD monitor, and an advanced Scene Recognition System and autofocus performance help capture images with astounding accuracy. Movies can be shot in Motion JPEG format using the D-Movie function. The camera’s large image sensor ensures exceptional movie image quality and you can create dramatic effects by shooting with a wide range of interchangeable NIKKOR lenses, from wide-angle to macro to fisheye, or by adjusting the lens aperture and experimenting with depth-of-field. The D90 – designed to fuel your passion for photography.Minimize

Manufacturer:Nikon Product MPNKey FeaturesLensImage QualityVideoExposure ControlStorageFlashViewfinder / DisplayInterfacesPower SupplyIncluded FeaturesSystem RequirementsDimensionsMiscellaneous
MPN25448
Camera TypeSLR/Professional
Resolution12.9 Megapixel
LCD Screen Size3 in.
Optical Zoom5.8x
Digital ZoomWithout Digital Zoom
Weight2.3 lb.
Interchangeable LensInterchangeable Lenses
Optical Zoom5.8x
35mm Zoom Lens27 - 157.5 mm
Focus TypeAutofocus
Focal Length18 - 105 mm
Image Sensor TypeCMOS
Camera Resolution12.9 Megapixel
Image Resolutions4288 x 2848 • 3216 x 2136 • 2144 x 1424
Video Resolutions320 x 240 • 640 x 480 (VGA) • 1280 x 720
Video Speed24 fps
Video FormatAVI • Motion JPEG
Aperture Rangef3.5/f5.6 (w/t)
Shutter Speed30 - 1/4000 sec
White BalanceAuto • Manual • Daylight / Sunny (Preset) • Fluorescent (Preset) • Incandescent (Preset) • Shade (Preset) • Flash (Preset)
Frames Per Second4.5 Frames
Memory TypeSD Card • SDHC Card • Eye-Fi SD Card
Compression TypeJPEG • Raw Image • DPOF • EXIF 2.21 • DCF 2.0
ISO Speeds100 • 200 • 3200 • 6400
Flash TypeBuilt-In & External
Flash FunctionsAuto Flash • Front Sync Flash • Rear Sync Flash • Fill-in Flash • Red-eye Reduction Flash • Slow Sync • Manual
ViewfinderOptical (Through-the-lens)
LCD ScreenWith LCD Screen
LCD Screen Resolution920,000 pixels
LCD Protected PositionWithout LCD Protected Position
Interface TypeUSB 2.0 • HDMI
Video InterfaceVideo Out
Battery TypeRechargeable Li-Ion Battery
Battery Life850 Images
Self Timer2 Sec. • 5 Sec. • 10 Sec. • 20 Sec.
Built-in MicrophoneWith Built-in Microphone
Tripod MountWith Tripod Mount
Operating SystemMicrosoft Windows XP • Microsoft Windows Vista
Width5.2 in.
Depth3 in.
Height4.1 in.
Weight2.3 lb.
Family LineNikon D
Included AccessoriesSoftware • USB Cable • Battery Charger • Strap • AV Cable • Li-Ion Rechargable Battery
UPC018208915705
Release DateSeptember, 2008


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nikon, d90, with, 18-105mm, lens,


Olympus E-620 with 14-42mm lens


The E-620 has the Freedom to Move You Autofocus Live View with Face Detection (up to 8 faces) and Shadow Adjustment Technology; expands the creative shooting possibilities with your SLR. Not to mention it's even easier to capture the shot with the 2.7'' HyperCrystal III swivel LCD, providing 270 degrees of movement.


Nikon D90 Body Only


The D90 provides remarkable performance and operability, featuring Nikon’s exclusive Scene Recognition System that optimizes auto focus, auto exposure, i-TTL control and auto white balance milliseconds before the shutter is released. Live View mode allows shooting while confirming the subject on the large 3-in., approx. 920k-dot, high-density colour LCD. It offers three contrast-detect AF modes to allow photographers to focus on any point in the frame, enabling a greater variety of composition. In addition to wide and normal area AF, the D90 offers Face-priority AF in Live View mode for even sharper portraits. These are just some of the powerful features housed in a compact, comfortable-to-hold body, with intuitive controls. The D90 will satisfy the requirements of passionate photographers who demand superior image quality and want exciting photographic possibilities.Minimize


Olympus E-30 Body Only


The E-30 is built with the basis of "faithful reproduction of subjects = reproducibility," with further features to enhance expression such as Art Filter and Live View Multi-Exposure.Photographers can take daily images into a "new imaginative world" using the features of the E-30.


Canon EOS-1D Mark IV Body only


Offering a comprehensive combination of speed, accuracy and image quality, the EOS-1D Mark IV is the perfect choice for professional photographers and subjects on the move.