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Old Aug 21, 2010, 11:30 AM   #1
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Hi All,

I've been doing research on my first DSLR. I am wondering if you guys have any recommendation about where/which site should I get it from?

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Old Aug 21, 2010, 12:09 PM   #2
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In the U.S., I'd check out these:



http://www.buydig.com (a.k.a., beachcamera.com)

http://www.amazon.com (making sure to buy directly from amazon.com versus one of the merchants listing gear there, so that you get amazon's better return policy; and to make sure you're getting a camera intended for sale in the U.S. for warranty purposes, as vendors with cheaper prices are often selling gray market gear).
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Old Aug 21, 2010, 12:15 PM   #3
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My exact list. Have purchased extensively from each.
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Old Aug 21, 2010, 2:11 PM   #4
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Old Aug 22, 2010, 2:49 PM   #5
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I must say I have just ordered 2 lenses from buydig arrived with in a few days
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Old Aug 22, 2010, 3:57 PM   #6
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Check http://resellerratings.com first.
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