first camera

  1. L

    New Praktica plc3 help pls

    Hi everyone, I just got my first camera from my friends for my birthday, I think they got it from some photographer and that it's used, it's praktica plc3 and I watched few tutorials on YouTube on how to use it, but I fail to understand how to change ISO/ASA on my camera. I inserted a film...
  2. A

    Wich one should I buy?

    Hi! I'm looking for a 35 mm camera for starting taking photos because I like the way the photos looks taken with a retro camera, and i feel it's more primal and hard to learn. I've been looking for some time now and I found those models: 1. Yashica electro 35 from 1971 with guarantee and bill...
  3. D

    Buying my first reflex

    Hi guys, I'm new to the forum and to photograpy. I'd like to purchase a reflex (until now I've tried only a compact camera and some entry level at school), but I'm not entirely sure of my choice. I am looking for a not-too-much expensive camera and I was thinking about the Canon EOS 1300d. Did...
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    Camera for College Class

    Hello, I signed up for my first photography class and was told to get a "DSLR camera with RAW capabilities that can also work with jpegs." The email also said that we will be using manual functions in the class so that we can learn about ISO, shutter speed and aperture. I am totally new to...
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    First Time Buyer Looking for Purchase Advice

    Hello, As the title would have you know, I am looking to purchase my first real camera. $400USD is my budget. I would preferably like to keep in the mid 300s, but I'll be willing to sink in $400, or even slightly more if I am convinced the purchase is worth it. Though, I do want something that's...
  6. R

    First camera

    So I'm a newbie looking to get into photography. I'm ready to stop using my phone and start using a real camera. I like to take landscape photos as well as wildlife. All my shooting will be done outdoors. I would like to keep the cost to around 500-700. What do you recommend?
  7. DesertFilth

    How much should i spend on an old film camera?(First camera)

    I hate using the word vintage but I want to achieve the older look of each photo I know they're obviously new cameras that can do the same thing.But I really want a film camera and I know there's ways to develop your film still.I was looking into buying a canon ae-1 watch accessories should I...
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    Buying first camera!!!!! NEED HELP

    I borrowed my brothers Nikon D3300 for a weekend and absolutely fell in love with photography! I'm looking to buy my first camera and am really getting mixed messages as to where to start. My friend who's amazing at photography suggested I start with something in the Canon t series but I wanted...
  9. L

    Buying Pentax K1000

    Hello, i've decided to buy my first film camera Pentax K1000. Pentax K1000 35mm SLR Film Camera with 50mm Lens is this a good choice? How to choose film for this camera? PLEASE HELP :1247: Thanks
  10. L

    Help me buying film camera

    hello, I decided to buy film camera, now i'm thinking about Pentax k1000, I guess it's good one for beginner. What do you think? Is it a good choice? How to choose it, while buying online? What about lens? thanks
  11. Pitchingace88

    Amateur < $750 Budget Summary

    Hello to all, Background: For me, I've taken photography classes and really enjoyed the art form, but never focused on it as I didn't have the steady income to warrant quality over my phone as I was taking pictures of destinations/family that I would upload to Facebook. All that is going to...