Nikon D5500 Review

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The Nikon D5500 is the latest starter camera in Nikon’s DX line. It is a step up from the D3300 and a step below the D7200. As such, it serves a nice position as an upgrade camera for beginners and a powerful package for enthusiasts.

The D5500 goes head-to-head against the Canon Rebel T6i and Rebel T6s models. In many sections of the spec sheet, the D5500 best the Canon alternatives and rivals even more advanced models. [Read more…]

Big Savings on Sony Mirrorless Cameras This Week

Sony A7 II

B&H has several good deals on Sony E-mount cameras this week, including the new A7II, which is $1798 (reg. $1998) with the 28-70mm OSS lens.

The A7II (body only) is $1498 (reg. $1698). And, if you want to step back to the first generation, the original Sony A7 is down to $998 (reg. $1298), which makes it the cheapest retail price for a full frame camera to date.

The 36MP Sony A7R is now $1898 (reg. $2298) with 4% rewards and includes a free Sony leather jacket case.

The Sony A6000 kit is available for as little as $598 (reg. $798) and the smaller Sony A5100 kit is $498 (reg. $698). If you already have a kit lens, the A5100 body is only $348 (reg. $548).

The Sony NEX-7 kit can be had for just $498 (was $1248).