Time is short in these hectic times that we live today; going to a portrait studio for pictures is not the easiest appointment to make.
The interchangeable lens digital camera makes it easier for parents to capture portraits, beautiful panoramic landscapes while on vacation or action shots at the game. Below are 3 name brand interchangeable lens digital cameras that would be a nice upgrade from the simple point and shoot camera.
Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF2 -$459
The Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF2 12mp is one of the best enthusiast cameras of its type. It has fast reactions and a slim, small and sleek look. The Panasonic Lumix is also capable of taking full HD video, uses a touchscreen environment for many of the quick operations. It has a wide range of lenses that can be used including the H-FT012 for 3D capabilities.
Olympus PEN E-PL1- $290
The Olympus PEN E-PL1 has an excellent build with superior optics and can shoot in either RAW or JPEG mode. It has face detection mode, depth of field preview and manual white balance which can be useful on the beach or in the snow. This Olympus also has complete manual, semi manual and preset automatic controls.
Sony Alpha Nex-3 - $441
The Sony Alpha Nex-3 is a very light camera with a 3 in LCD screen to view the pictures you have taken. It has a 14 mp. sensor capable of taking high quality images. Sony created this camera to tackle continuous autofocus and exposure adjustments while recording video.
The interchangeable lens digital camera has revolutionized the art of photography. It has made it easier than ever to record those precious moments in our life. They are still compact enough to carry with you all the time, they save money by allowing us to take, edit and print photos giving us more creative control than ever.
The prices features in this article are valid as of 1/31/2012.