How to Buy a DSLR Camera Under $500 | Buying Guide

How to Buy a Budget DSLR Camera Under 0
Buying a DSLR Camera for video of photography can be hard if you’re buying your first DSLR camera and you have no clue what you really need. I’ll help you guy some of the best budget dslr cameras under 0.

If you’re buying a dslr camera for video you need to think about the ISO Range and the whether it has an audio input jack.

If you’re buying a dslr camera for photography you have to thik about the ISO but also how many frames per second it can shoot and also what features it might have, such as dynamic range.

When you’re just starting you don’t need the most expensive body and if you go with an entry level dslr camera then you can spend more money on lenses and upgrade the camera body later.

Pentax K50 w/2 lenses (0) http://amzn.to/1Oyha0H
Nikon D3200 w/kit lens (9) http://amzn.to/1JZbcXR
Nikon D3300 w/kit lens (5) http://amzn.to/1JZaU3c
Nikon D5200 w/ kit lens (0) http://amzn.to/1OygzvN
Olympus Evolt 420 (9) http://amzn.to/1Pjdpj8
Canon Rebel T5i w/kit lens (9) http://amzn.to/1OygV5O
Canon Rebel T5 (old model) http://amzn.to/1S6dlSJ

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Nikon D3300 http://amzn.to/1vUnnca
Audio Technica ATR2100 http://amzn.to/1ECRn18
Zoom H1 Recorder: http://amzn.to/1Qumh32
TakStar Shotgun Mic http://amzn.to/1waIDjp
Zeikos Tripods 2X http://amzn.to/1IXJGEJ
SP Lighting Kit http://amzn.to/1GftjSU
Lexar HR2 Workflow Hub http://amzn.to/1ED3Xln
Lexar SR2 SD Card Reader 4X http://amzn.to/1Gvj0hi
Lexar Memory Cards 32GB 5X http://amzn.to/1ED4x2o
Transcend Memory Cards 32GB 8X http://amzn.to/1Gvj8NQ
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Editing Software Adobe Premiere Pro CC


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    Khalis Smile June 23, 2016 at 6:44 pm

    is Nikon D5100 alright for beginner?

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    leeniezline June 23, 2016 at 7:37 pm

    Thanks, very helpful. I'm planning on using my camera mostly for yt videos in a talk style like you're doing in this video. I also plan to do beauty tutorials. I do have low light in one of my key filming areas but I have artificial lighting which helps alot. I'm leaning towards the Canon t5i but I'm still researching. Also I have seen some really good videos with the Canon Powershot sx 40 12.1. Do you have an opinion on that camera? Tfs, God bless.

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    Fly By Rein June 23, 2016 at 8:12 pm

    What is the best camera under $500 for real estate videos?

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    Mali Symphony June 23, 2016 at 8:15 pm

    Hi I have a lot of questions to ask. First of all I can't decide should I buy Cannon or Nikon. I use 45%videos and 55% pictures. If it is about canon I can't decide T5 or T5i I just check on Amazon and both almost have the same prices but the T5 come with a lot of accessories. And move to Nikon I know nothing about it. I am just started to find a suitable DSLR,it's my first time.Please help. Love your video. Thumb up.

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    teckbe10 June 23, 2016 at 8:38 pm

    Hey Roberto I need something for my wife, shes like taking picture , videoof the kids, when family comes over, events you know the basic stuff to upload on FB or Instagram. What would you recommend. Thanks in advance.

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    Heidi Po - TheFrozenCat June 23, 2016 at 9:22 pm

    Would a DSLR or camcorder be better for hours of recording (like 3-4 hours at a time)?

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    adé oni June 23, 2016 at 10:12 pm

    you're great thanks!

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    Shiv Anand June 23, 2016 at 10:24 pm

    Which one do you suggest "D3300 or D5200" for a beginner?
    Which one is better considering supported lenses etc.?

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    Victor Sepulveda June 23, 2016 at 11:06 pm

    really good video men. you went to the point.

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    PhotoTimWhite June 23, 2016 at 11:46 pm

    I have $325 and my T3i's shutter finally gave out on me. I want to move into the D series, but I'm not sure if I can get a decent camera that cheap. Are there any cameras that low in price?

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    Zayd Siddiqui June 24, 2016 at 12:22 am

    quick question, in Canada I can get a d3200 for around 250$ and the d3100 for 200 with the d5500 and d3300 for 400, all with lens kits, and the rebel series all over 450, except for eos1100d/t3 for 200.
    what should I get, I want a DSLR for a beginner, used for vlogging and utube videos. with a low budget of 350. what should I do? thx

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    Candace Garcia June 24, 2016 at 1:00 am

    Hi!! I recently purchased the Nikon D3300 and I want to start recording youtube videos, I was wondering if you had any suggestions about products that would allow me to record and see what camera is filming at same time. I know this camera doesn't come with a pop out screen that would make this easy but I'm wondering If I can hook it up to my tablet and see my face as I record. Please let me know :)

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    The Ultimate Weapon June 24, 2016 at 1:57 am

    i want to shoot documnetry on CHITTOGARH FORT i have nikon d3200 which lens i should use for zoom

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    VRM Pranksters June 24, 2016 at 2:10 am

    I require a camera with good video quality & microphone under 500$ Thank you very bro!! :)

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    VRM Pranksters June 24, 2016 at 2:13 am

    very good video i loved it.

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    Matt Zappa June 24, 2016 at 2:41 am

    Yo Roberto. Big fan of the channel. Question for you. I found a good deal on a T5i on eBay but it has a high shutter count. Should this affect my decision on purchasing it if I'm only gonna be using the dlsr for video?

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    Stevenson Nelson June 24, 2016 at 3:16 am

    Hey. Great vids. I'm new to the photography world and I wanted your input on a good computer. I've listened to some of your choses and I'm still a little lost because im not to educated on electronics. The computer I was thinking about is a asus zenbook ux 305LA 13.3 inch. Thanks for your help man.

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    YASER ISMAIL June 24, 2016 at 3:19 am

    thanks For The Video,

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    Linda Reich June 24, 2016 at 3:34 am

    Thank you, I have been looking at some camera's and found some through Amazon.com. They some kits like you were talking about for around $599 which includes lens, body, and filters. What do think?

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    LivLuvLang June 24, 2016 at 3:38 am

    Which canon camera models would you recommend for those who will be focused on video? :)

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    Juliana Leo June 24, 2016 at 4:31 am

    Really hate it when I get a camera, and something comes out that's better  6 months later… stinks

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    Antonio Bruno June 24, 2016 at 4:54 am

    this video is just horrible…

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    Daniel Aguilar June 24, 2016 at 5:24 am

    How much does this cost ?

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    Adalet Skopljak June 24, 2016 at 5:45 am

    CanonUSA always using the Gold Coast as the location in their image device advertisements. Great to see where i live in international advertisements.

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    Rodrigo Bacigalupe June 24, 2016 at 6:00 am

    please answer this: WHY NO 4K??? WHYYYYYYYYY!!!!!??????????????

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    # Преступники на Диете June 24, 2016 at 6:44 am

    why still the AA filter? why no 4k? canon, you are complacent.

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    Aurelie Nani June 24, 2016 at 7:20 am

    I like this camera but it's too heavy for me. But I still want HDR mode for stills. Rebels only have HDR in creative mode without exposure compensation and without control over shutter or aperture.
    I really hope Canon brings HDR mode to Rebels, combining bracketed HDR images in post in software is cumbersome, and not very fun. Many smartphones have this feature through apps, Rebels do not.

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    Channel HD June 24, 2016 at 8:19 am

    Nice Camera… :)

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    alex perez June 24, 2016 at 8:56 am

    hey canon let me direct you're product advertisement..
    that being said, very exited for late March

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    Adrian Denila June 24, 2016 at 8:58 am

    45 auto focus points wow! love it!

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    Dawntel Norwood (Lost Boys Film) June 24, 2016 at 9:57 am

    Any other filmmakers getting this?

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    Randy Lent June 24, 2016 at 10:37 am

    I need this! how much does it cost?

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    Jacobo Castro Cristo June 24, 2016 at 10:38 am

    This is a 2002 video there must be some kind of mistake.
    I'm regretting investing so much in canon lenses and cameras, it seems like they are not going to catch up. the industrial designers at canon are doing it wrong, the marketing department is really doing it wrong (poorly made video add) and mostly the specs and innovation of this camera just sucks compared to any other camera manufacturer, if in 6 months canon does`t step up, this is the end, the reliable good DSLRs we all loved from canon are going to disappear.
    7d mk II fail
    t6i t6s fail
    t5i fail
    t4i fail
    5dr fail
    5ds fail
    I guess i`ll just have to save up for a new set of lenses and cameras.

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    Dimitar Mihov June 24, 2016 at 11:14 am

    So you finally fixed the 70D focus problems? How about now replacing those 70D cameras that cant focus with wide exposure lens??

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    Giuseppe Amodeo June 24, 2016 at 11:41 am

    ISO? MAX?

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    Renada PB June 24, 2016 at 12:41 pm

    Can you give me for free ? 😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭 now i want to cry, i really want one i don't even buy the old ones, i hate the money 😭😭💔💔 i want the 80D so bad 😢

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    vex June 24, 2016 at 1:37 pm

    Sinking ship…

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    khairul anuar June 24, 2016 at 1:42 pm

    canon ads always fail to impress…

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    Larry Vaughn June 24, 2016 at 2:23 pm

    This video likely shot with an Arri Alexa.

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