Consumer Reports Digital Camera Review Issue

This is a discussion on Consumer Reports Digital Camera Review Issue within the Digital Cameras, Lenses & Accessories forums, part of the PHOTO FORUM category; Just got the latest issue of Comsumer Reports and the Nikon D80 is featured on the cover and the article is entitled "Best new digital ...


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    Just got the latest issue of Comsumer Reports and the Nikon D80 is featured on the cover and the article is entitled "Best new digital cameras" so it caught my attention...

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    Hightest Ranked "SLR cameras" in order:


    Canon EOS-30D & Nikon D80 (tied score although the Nikon is cheaper by a few hundred $'s)
    Sony alpha DSLR-A100K
    Nikon D200
    Canon Digital Rebel
    Nikon D40
    Pentax K10D
    Pentax K100D

    Hightest Ranked Full Range Zoom lenses in order:
    Nikon AF-S VR DX Soom Nikkor (18-200)
    Sigma DC (18-200)
    Tamron XR Di II LD Aspherical (IF) AF (18-200)
    Olympus Zuiko (18-180)

    Hightest Ranked Wide Angle Zoom:
    Nikon AF-D DX (18-55)

    Hightest Ranked Mid-Zoom:
    Sony SAL-1870 (18-70)

    Hightest Ranked Telezoom:
    Canon EF (55-200)


    Hightest Rated Compact Cameras:
    Canon Powershot S2 IS
    Sony Cyber-shot DSC-H2
    Fuji Finepix S5200
    Canon Powershot A640
    Canon Powershot A710IS


    Just thought I'd share.........
    http://jenrinaldiphotography.smugmug...85_QHiat-S.jpg
    MYSPACE ~ FLICKR ~ DEVIANT ART ~ JPG
    Nikon D90 & D80 DSLR| Nikon 18-200mm VR | Nikon 70-300 VR |Nikon 105mm f/2.8 MICRO LENS | Nikon 50mm f/1.4 |Tokina 12-24 | Nikon SB800 | Minolta X700 SLR | Minolta 50mm |
    Minolta 35-105mm
    "When words become unclear, I shall focus with photographs. When images become inadequate, I shall be content with silence." ~Ansel Adams
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    Well Jen that made me happy as you would imagine - but as we all know kit doesn't make the photographer - you have still got to have the eye and thats where the skill is, but once you get that some decent kit does help.

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    George, I'm glad that made you happy. I was happy because it made me feel good about my choice.
    http://jenrinaldiphotography.smugmug...85_QHiat-S.jpg
    MYSPACE ~ FLICKR ~ DEVIANT ART ~ JPG
    Nikon D90 & D80 DSLR| Nikon 18-200mm VR | Nikon 70-300 VR |Nikon 105mm f/2.8 MICRO LENS | Nikon 50mm f/1.4 |Tokina 12-24 | Nikon SB800 | Minolta X700 SLR | Minolta 50mm |
    Minolta 35-105mm
    "When words become unclear, I shall focus with photographs. When images become inadequate, I shall be content with silence." ~Ansel Adams
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    .... and I'm happy because you are happy ---- he he we could go on like this all day *LOL*

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    We could, couldn't we. LOL!!
    http://jenrinaldiphotography.smugmug...85_QHiat-S.jpg
    MYSPACE ~ FLICKR ~ DEVIANT ART ~ JPG
    Nikon D90 & D80 DSLR| Nikon 18-200mm VR | Nikon 70-300 VR |Nikon 105mm f/2.8 MICRO LENS | Nikon 50mm f/1.4 |Tokina 12-24 | Nikon SB800 | Minolta X700 SLR | Minolta 50mm |
    Minolta 35-105mm
    "When words become unclear, I shall focus with photographs. When images become inadequate, I shall be content with silence." ~Ansel Adams
    PHOTO FORUM WEEKLY THEME
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