DSLR Camera or Digital Single-lens Reflex Camera or Digital SLR Camera comes with a combination of a digital imaging sensor and a single-lens reflex camera mechanism. The primary difference between a digital camera and the DSLR camera is the reflex design scheme. If you’re dreaming to become a perfect photographer, you need a DSLR camera.
There is a debate on whether it’s the camera that does the magic or the person who is clicking the pictures. Well, both play a vital role in capturing beautiful images. Even if you’re selecting a Smartphone for shooting pictures, it is always advised to select the one with better aperture and not just based on the pixels.
How to Choose a Brand Digital SLR Camera?
As you know, the DSLR cameras are very expensive and so it is always suggested to pick the best brand with more positive reviews. Few well-known brands in the digital space are Sony, Nikon and Canon.
If you’re a newbie Photographer, then it is always suggested to go with Nikon DSLR cameras as they’re user friendly. Sony is known for its picture quality and adaptability features. While, Canon is pretty good with color clarity. So, each brand has its own unique features.
Irrespective of these, there are few more things that you need to consider while picking up a DSLR cam such as speed, ISO range, Optical Zoom, depth of field, image quality and many more.
Best DSLR Cameras in India under Rs.30,000
To make your task simpler, I’ve listed the top 3 Digital SLR cameras with mostly positive reviews from the users. Here you go…
As I said earlier, the Nikon D3200 is an ideal choice for newbies. It comes with easy to use features and help you shoot exceptional pictures. With a large DX-format CMOS image sensor and 24.2 MP camera, you can shoot full HD videos with ease. It has a 3 inch TFT LCD display and also supports 160 degree viewing angle. The Nikon D3200 Digital SLR camera has a focal length of 18-55 mm (accessory). You also get a EG-CP14 audio/video cable, MH-24 battery charger, USB cable, eyepiece cap, BS-1 accessory shoe cover, DK-20 rubber eyecup and BF-1B body cap.
P.S: You can also choose from different lens attachments based on your preference.
#2.Canon EOS 1300D
This Canon DSLR camera comes with an 18MP CMOS sensor and DIGIC 4+ Image processor, which improves the quality of the pictures in low light conditions and also reduce noise automatically. The built-in WiFi and NFC features let you share your pictures wireless with your loved ones or on social networks like Instagram directly. No more headaches connecting your device using cables. Just install the Canon’s free Camera Connect app on your Smartphone and operate it wirelessly. It comes with a 3 inch LCD screen. Other features include inbuilt GPS, Remote Control, Hi-Speed USB connectivity, PictBridge etc… You also get a 16GB SD card along with the camera for free.
The Canon EOS 1300D is available on Flipkart.com for a price of Rs.25,995.
This 16.1MP Sony Digital SLR Camera comes with an extra-large sensor that helps you shoot stunning pictures in low-light conditions and also improves the background defocusing effects. The Tru-finder has a wide 36.2 degree viewing angle and the SteadyShot Inside Image stabilization lets you capture detailed macro shorts without flash or tripod. The camera comes with an 8GB memory storage. The Sony DSLR camera is perfect for those who’re looking to capture high quality images.
The Sony SLT-A37K is available on Amazon.in for a price of Rs.25,000 in India.
Well, there are a few other DSLR models available under 30,000 INR. But, I’ve listed only the best DSLR camera brands based on the user reviews and my personal experience. BTW, I own a Nikon D3200 camera and it lives up to its brand name. NO regrets so far.