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Old Nov 23, 2006, 7:11 PM   #1
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I keep asking questions but I really need to make my mind up here. I am a newbie to SLR's so be gentle.. There are two different offers for the D50. One comes with a 28-80 AF zoom lense and the other offer is a 18-55 AF zoom. Could someone PLEASSSSSE tell me the difference in shooting ranges and anthing else I may need to know. Thanks
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Old Nov 23, 2006, 7:24 PM   #2
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The 18-55 is the better choice. With the crop factor, the 28-80 will function as a 42-120 which you may find to be a bit long for indoor and landscape shooting. Also the 28-80 is generally regarded as one of the poorest nikon lenses ever made.
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Old Nov 23, 2006, 11:58 PM   #3
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Here's a nice intro site about DSLRs. I read it several times when I first got into DSLRs a few months ago, and it's very helpful.
http://www.canon.co.jp/Imaging/enjoydslr/index.html


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