Home New Models Cameras News Deals Video Reviews Firmware Manuals Free Software Rebates Shopping

DSLR Under $1000 Washington DC

The Sony DSLR-A100 and the Canon Rebel XTi are both under $900 online with a lens, and both offer dust removal and reduction features. Read more.

Ritz Camera
(202) 861-7710
Washington Square 1750 L Street NW
Washington, DC
 
Ritz Camera
(703) 683-1194
600 King Street
Alexandria, VA
 
Ritz Camera
(301) 592-0688
Burnt Mills Shopping Center 10737 Colulmbia Pike
Silver Spring, MD
 
Ritz Camera
(301) 419-3200
12200 Baltimore Avenue
Beltsville, MD
 
Ritz Camera
(703) 893-7570
Tysons Corner Center 7935L Tyson's Corner Center
McLean, VA
 
Ritz Camera
(202) 244-3800
5221 Wisconsin Ave NW
Washington, DC
 
Ritz Camera
(301) 652-5646
Bethesda Row 7263 Woodmont Avenue
Bethesda, MD
 
Ritz Camera
(301) 365-3915
Montgomery Mall Space 1296 7101 Democracy Boulevard
Bethesda, MD
 
Ritz Camera Ultra
(301) 230-8993
The Shops at Congressional Village 1701 Rockville Pike Space A16
Rockville, MD
 
Ritz Camera
(301) 294-8515
Fallsgrove Village Center 14933 Shady Grove Road
Rockville, MD
 

DSLR Under $1000

Sony DSLR-A100 vs. Canon Rebel XTi vs. Nikon D80 Review

Reader Score: 8.09 (out of 10)
Head-to-Head: "There are choices for the photographer who wants a combination of manual and automatic options in a 10-megapixel sub-$1000 DSLR. In this comparison review, we're looking at the three most prominent cameras - the Sony Alpha A100, The Canon Rebel XTi and the Nikon D80. The Canon and the Sony are both under $900 online with a lens, and both offer dust removal and reduction features. The Sony has in-camera image stabilization - Super Steady Shot technology that moves the sensor in response to camera shake. The Nikon lacks dust technology and stabilization, but goes for about $1100 with a similar lens (it's under $1000 for the body alone). Is there a separate niche for each of these, or is one simply a better buy?

There will be plenty of buyers for each camera, and many happy owners all around. The cameras are not equivalent, though, and their differences are reflected in price, appropriate owners and features. The Sony Alpha A100 is intended for buyers who don't plan to buy more advanced equipment soon. The Canon certainly could be, and the Nikon is not just an entry camera, it's an appropriate backup body for prosumers and pros on a budget."

...

Click here to read the rest of this article from Cameratown.com