FPT: Which Camera Should I Buy?
by Laura Hicks -  8/30/2013

Figuring out which camera to buy can be overwhelming. Before you head out and buy the newest camera that is plastered all over the commercials by a famous celebrity, take a few minutes to ask yourself these important questions. Read on to find out which camera might be the best one for you.

What is your budget?

What type of camera do you want--point and shoot, compact large sensor, ultrazoom, mirrorless, or DSLR?

Each type of camera has their pros and cons. Here is a quick rundown of the classifications:

What is the purpose of your camera?

What specs are important to you?

If you are a new photographer you might not even know what some of these things mean. No worries. We will explain it to you.

After you have looked over these questions, head over to our forum and post your answers under the "Which camera should I buy?" category so we can help you choose a camera that will best fit your needs.

Good luck with your search and go grab that shot!