Budget DSLRs

buying guide


Stepping up to a serious camera is easy and affordable these days. Most big camera brands make interchangeable-lens cameras designed for entry-level or step-up users, so serious photography doesn’t need to be intimidating. These budget- and user-friendly DSLRs and mirrorless compact system cameras all take top-notch photos and offer all the hands-on control that any serious shooter should. Our top picks are below.

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Canon EOS Rebel T4i

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