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09-07-2016, 11:42 AM   #1
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I am looking for a beginner camera that is good for both candid shots and low light nature shots. Does anyone have a recommendation?

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What's your budget? Any camera can shoot candids, but if low light nature is a priority, you'll want a newer model with a better sensor and auto focus like the new K-70. Then it's a matter of choosing your lenses.

IF your budget is tight, the K-50 is a great beginner camera with the 18-55mm WR kit zoom, and then you can put your money into faster glass for your low light nature objectives.
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Pentax K-S2 (body only) and DA 35mm 2.4

or for a few $ more the K-70 (latest aps-c model,recently launched). Right now the prices for K-S2 is a tad high. You could see it drop in the following days/weekes.
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