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Looking for a tough camera

Discussion in 'Photography' started by Mr. T, Oct 15, 2009.

  1. Oct 15, 2009 at 8:04 PM
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    Mr. T

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    I am thinking about getting a camera that I can bring along on my camping/kayaking trips. I would like something that allows me to get closeups of wildlife without spooking them and still retain a good quality. Digital would be best. Any suggestions?
     
  2. Oct 15, 2009 at 8:06 PM
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    my mom has an olympus stylus tough 1030, its awesome, it goes underwater, you can drop the shit outta it and it keeps on going, it takes videos, its got great picture quality, we take in salt water when scuba diving and it doesnt rust
     
  3. Oct 15, 2009 at 8:49 PM
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    Canon Rebel XT . My wife's has seen more dirt than most of the trucks here...guaranteed. And that's not a bash to anyone's truck. But it's pricey and not digital.
     
  4. Oct 15, 2009 at 8:55 PM
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    Disposable camera at walmart or the dollar store < $5, and who cares if it gets wrecked.
     
  6. Oct 21, 2009 at 6:32 AM
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    More than one person has mentioned this camera to me...this may be the route that I take...thanks to everyone for the advice.
     
  7. Oct 21, 2009 at 7:01 AM
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    this is an slr and will cost a fair amount, i would go with the canon g11
     
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  9. Oct 21, 2009 at 9:18 AM
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