Get serious . . . on a budget
Let's say a person is contemplating a new Canon 300D, or maybe a Nikon D70. What do the experts here have to say about outfitting that dSLR with lenses from a company like Sigma, or Tamron, or . . . . ? These lenses tend to be considerably less expensive than their Canon and Nikon counterparts. Is there a performance price to be paid? Keep in mind that our shopper is not a pro by any means, just an enthusiastic amateur.