I ended up purchasing the Nikon D7100 and a 35mm lens after browsing this forum and hearing great things about it. Wow I love this camera! I also picked up Nikon D7100: From Snapshots to Great Shots. Looking forward to learning with this great camera!
I joined this forum to gain tips and knowledge as I set out to hone in on my practice in the area of photography.
I'm currently looking at purchasing a camera, and a friend recommended a DSLR over mirrorless (for now). I told him I would be doing a lot of outdoor shots, mostly...