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If you want to take your pictures from snapshots to memorable images, then let a Sony a DSLR put better pictures at your fingertips. A DSLR's responsiveness, versatility and image quality helps capture...

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“Sony DSLR Camera”

published 12/04/2010

small and light for a DSLR, Fast & Responsive

Standard lens isnt great definately worth upgradin...

I recently purchased one of these DSLR cameras, i went for a DSLR as i wanted something that would capture good action shots of moving cars/dogs and you just don't get the same result with a none DSLR camera. They are a far more responsive type of digital camera meaning you can take continuous...

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Affordable, definitely an SLR camera, and not too ...

No LIVE VIEW, and 10MP may be a little small in th...

This was and is my first DSLR camera. Photography fascinates me. I love looking at pictures and paintings. I've always wanted an SLR camera, and yet I had no courage and have been shy (and of course, no money) to purchase one, as most of them used to (and most still do) cost a home. I had this...

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Not for me

picture quality ok

product quality and customer service

I am really frustrated with Sony and my Alpha DSLR, a product with inferior build quality and a customer service that lays the blame on me instead of acknowledging quality problems. I have bought it sometime in 2007 and only had problems with it. After some weeks it just wouldn’t turn on anymore...

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small and light, easy to use, good image quality, ...

noise at high ISO, complicated flash

The Sony A230 is an entry-level DSLR camera that has a small and simple user interface. With a bright 2.7 inch LCD screen in addition to creative style settings, sharp menu color scheme options and an on-screen help guide, the Sony a230 offers convenient operation with reduced controls. The...

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Excellent

Easy to use. Ability to be more adventurous. Rob...

The cosmetics look tired prematurely.

Having been a 35mm SLR user in the past this was my return to th SLR fold and wow, was it a good one. The quality of the pictures are stunning and the camera is easy to use. Initially using the auto mode to get back into learning the art the images are crystal clear and full of vibrant colour...

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Excellent

comfortable grip, clear photos, reliable, easy to ...

no video mode, flash gets a bit annoying, semi-sho...

I have been into photography/photo editing for a few years but my parents could never afford to buy me a nicer camera. This christmas, they surprised me with this one and I was so pleased by it. The only complaints i have about it are its short battery life, multi strobe flash (not sure if...

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