Summary: One of the best seller. Highly recommended! Although the Nikon D5100 was sent to me with manufacture warranty card missing, seller did explain well to me, and promised to take care of my brand new D5100 & lens at same standard available from Nikon
Summary: I bought this for my wife for Christmas last year She has spent a good bit of time reading the manual and says she really likes it I thought the price was reasonable for the items received She uses it to take pictures of birds and would like to have a little longer lens
Summary: Having fun learning how to use my new camera. Love all of the options this camera offers as well as all of the accessories that came with the purchase. I am a beginner to intermediate photographer (depending on what I am photographing) so what this camera offers suits me well.
Summary: Finding a camera-bag that can hold the camera with the 55-300mm lens attached is hard as its a big fat lens.
Pros: I've had this camera about 2 weeks now and you would never know it was a refurbished product. Everything works fine, fits lenses right and no issues I can see. The IEXIF data shows 1600 Shutter-Releases (Actuations) of which 1000 are mine just from the first couple weeks from hundreds of practice...
Cons: With the 16 MP sensor sometimes pictures go from sharp to kinds grainy or lacks some sharpness when magnified. The auto-focus motor on the included 18-55 lens seems to produce more noise than it should. You can hear it when using the camera in a room with a little background sound. Still works fi...
Summary: This is a great bundle to start experimenting with a DSLR. The camera is very good (not professional but step up from base). Easy to use and many options to work with. Recommend getting a tripod and wireless remote for crispest pictures.