Conclusion: This camera is very affordable and produces high quality photographs. I love using it for portraiture and up-close shots of plants and wildlife. To enhance my photos even more, I plan to purchase a few attachments...hood, lens filters, macro lens, fish-eye lens, larger flash etc.
Pros: Easy To Use, Fast / Accurate Auto-Focus, Good Image Quality
Summary: Since I moved to US 10 years ago I acquired the discipline to register any new product at the site manufacturer to ensure authenticity, guarantee, service, etc. This time was not an exception, and when trying to register my new D3100 at the nikonusa.com site I got a message that states that my...
Summary: I wrote on my first review that my camera bag had a broken strap. Vendor refunded me for the bag AND sent me a new one. I am very grateful for the service from them. I am enjoying the camera but haven't been able to figure everything out about it. Am taking a class to better understand it.
Summary: I knew about the camera before I purchased it. My mom owns one. The camera itself is amazing. However, the accessories lack quality. The zoom lens works just fine and has amazing range for the price.
Summary: This is a review for the bundle rather than the camera. I was on the fence about whether to get the D3100 from Target or Amazon. I am so glad I got it from Amazon. This bundle saved me so much money in the long run. The bundle included a tri pod (in a carrying case!
Summary: Camera is awesome. I've had a few issues with the memory card, but I was using my camera for about an hour outside in 30-40 degree weather. Other than that, no problems with anything. The tripod is okay, nothing special - it gets the job done.
Summary: This is my first time buying a Digital SLR. I have mainly used point and shoot cameras in the past and have always had fun taking pictures. I wanted to start digital photography as a hobby so I decided to buy a nicer camera.
Excerpt: The great thing about this bundle is the price. Check out the camera body price and how lenses sell for and it's easy to see it's a good deal. You also get that extra 55-200 lens which is good if you want to do more than point-and-shoot, inside the house stuff.
Pros: Fast / Accurate Auto-Focus, Good Image Quality, Good Image Stabilization, Large Clear LCD