Bits & Pieces, Miri

Canon EOS Rebel T1i 500D DSLR

April 13, 2010

I have been contemplating about buying a DLSR for quite a long time. Three days ago, I finally took the plunge and bought the Canon EOS Rebel T1i 500D DSLR packaged with a Canon zoom lens EF-S 18-55mm 1:3.5-5.6 IS and a Canon EF 50mm f/1.8 II lens.

I have been using a Sony Cyber-shot for several years. Though the Sony has been very useful especially for my eBay business, I often feel frustrated by its limitations.

It will take me a while to try to get the hang of the DSLR but I am not worried as I have a couple of good digital photography ebooks plus the the camera instruction manual to refer to. But it would be more fun if I can learn from someone in Miri. I am not sure if there is a photography club in Miri. I will try to find out and if there is really such a club, I will most likely join as a member.

I will be using some of the photos taken with my DSLR in my blog entries from now on. But please don’t expect high quality photos as I am still so new to DSLR.

I know it will be fun learning digital photography. …so let the fun begin.

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1 Comment

  • Reply Sherman Lenze August 8, 2010 at 6:34 am

    Between me and my husband we’ve purchased more digital cameras over the years than I can remember, including many different Canons, Sonys, Samsungs and many more models. But, the last few weeks I’ve settled down to one line of devices. Why? Because I was very content to notice how well-designed and fun the underappreciated (and widely laughed at) Canon EOS Rebel T2 actually is. With it I have been able to take the most fantastic pictures. That’s all I wanted to say, hope you have a fantastic day and make sure to shoot some nice photos!

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