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So im in the market for a new camera. I was wondering what is that BEST camera for picture and also video. My budget is about $180-$200 im willing to buy it used or manufactured refreshed, or new... i Would buy a Nikon d3200 or D3100 but i dont have enough money for that. I used to have a nikon p100 but i wasn't happy at all with the pictures it would take.
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    I would recommend the Sony DSC-HX100V camera.  It has the clearest image quality in its class (several year old superzoom), can take crisp full 1080p60 HD video (audio quality isn't very good, though), panoramic shots, and it has 30x optical zoom.  Having used this camera, I am very pleased with it.  You can find it for <$200 on eBay and Amazon (used).
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    I would recommend the Sony DSC-HX100V camera.  It has the clearest image quality in its class (several year old superzoom), can take crisp full 1080p60 HD video (audio quality isn't very good, though), panoramic shots, and it has 30x optical zoom.  Having used this camera, I am very pleased with it.  You can find it for <$200 on eBay and Amazon (used).

That one looks really good! Is there any other bridge cameras you would recommend
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Bridge cameras suck.
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Bridge cameras suck.[/quote

Like I said, I would get a dslr but I don't have the money for one. So I'm pretty sure a bridge camera can get the job done
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And how much would a lens be?
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post #8 of 10
bleh, only get a DSLR if you are going to learn how to use it. Too many soccer moms buy them thinking the camera is magic and will do all the work.

and ( my opinion here ) with that budget it may just be better to keep saving and continue to use your cell phone for now assuming you have something modern. The uber cheap point and shoots are not much better than a camera on an iphone.
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Check your local Target.... My mom just picked up a D3100 with 18-55mm lense for 150

It was on SD the other day.
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And how much would a lens be?

http://www.ebay.com/itm/Nikon-AF-Nikkor-50mm-f-1-8D-Autofocus-Lens-/190851222679?pt=Camera_Lenses&hash=item2c6f9e8c97

50mm 1.8 D for $112 shipped.
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