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      11-06-2017, 12:21 AM   #1
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Previously owned a Canon 70D with some nice lenses. Didn't end up with it once the divorce was final. I have a trip to Napa starting on Wednesday. I am not a professional and do not plan to be. I enjoy nice things and want to get another camera. Would love to read some suggestions. DSLR is not a must, if there are some point and clicks that you would suggest I am listening. I'd like to stay in the $800-$1500 range.
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A clean used Canon 5D Mark II or III can be had for that budget. I make my living from shooting and have never bought a new body. Just be smart about who you purchase it from.
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If you liked the 70D that you previously owned why not get another or the next one up from it?
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This one...incredible range on the zoom, good sensor and allows for full control

I'm a canon guy but this is a decent setup.

https://www.adorama.com/inkcpp900ae.html

If you want a more robust camera with less of a zoom the Canon G1X MIII would work...
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Just got my girl the g7x and maybe more of vlogger but it's very good.
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Bought the Canon 6D about 6 months ago. The 5D mark III was a little out of my price range. I spent 2k in lenses tho.
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I have a Canon 5D Mark III with L lenses that takes phenomenal photos. However, it's a beast to lug around. So I bought myself a Sony A5000 for when I just want something smaller that still takes nice photos.
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I went through this earlier this year. Based on recommendations on here I started looking into the Fujifilm X-T2 and ended up buying it. I got the black model with 18-55mm (fantastic kit lens) and bought a used 35mm f2. I’ve traveled to Asia for 3 weeks and Europe for 2 weeks so far with it this yead and I really like it. It’s not the lightest nor heavy like a 5d3. If you want light weight then look into a X-T20. I decided I wanted weather proofing and the better ergonomics of the X-T2. You can get a slightly used X-T2 w/18-55mm lens for around $1,500 or less. Hop on FredMiranda and browse their for sale section and read the seller’s ratings.

PS - I came from the Canon camp. The 6d + 17-40 or 24-70 makes a killer combo.
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