Top DSLR cameras under $1000
If you're looking for a digital SLR camera that won't break the bank, these models provide great image quality and decent features at affordable prices. They're perfect for beginners, but also a good option for more advanced photographers who want a second body. For the best deals, consider buying a camera as part of a kit that includes a basic lens.
Rated: Apr 29, 2011 8:50 AM
The Canon EOS Rebel T3i, with an 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 IS optional kit lens, is a complete picture-taking and moviemaking machine.
Rated: Jun 15, 2011 3:35 PM
The latest addition to Nikon’s expansive DSLR line, the 16-megapixel D5100 fits neatly between the entry-level D3100 and the more sophisticated D7000.
Rated: Jul 27, 2010 11:50 AM
Canon's incremental refinements to this Rebel add up to both improved image quality and movie recording that is a notable step forward.
Rated: Feb 3, 2011 1:27 PM
The D3100 is an entry-level DSLR on the higher end of that category's price range. However, it has a great set of features for beginning photographers, and decent image quality.
As a first investment in a digital SLR, the D3000 is a good choice for consumers looking for an affordable, reliable, well-constructed camera that produces consistently good results under everyday conditions.