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Old 09-11-2017, 09:57 PM
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I'm looking to get a new camera to film hunts, mainly deer and maybe some waterfowl. I've done a lot of research and don't know if I want a camcorder or bridge camera. Budget is around $1000.
Things I think are important:
good in lowlight conditions, at least 20x optical zoom, decent battery life, good video quality, and mount for external microphone.

Any suggestions would be greatly appreciated.

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Old 09-23-2017, 12:36 PM
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Look into the Sony AX53. It's a pretty solid camera, and comes in at around $850. I use a Canon XA10, but plan on switching over too the Sony AX100 here shortly.
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Old 01-25-2018, 04:16 AM
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Originally Posted by MissionOutdoors.net View Post
Look into the Sony AX53. It's a pretty solid camera, and comes in at around $850. I use a Canon XA10, but plan on switching over too the Sony AX100 here shortly.
agree with you, i also use this camera and quite satisfied
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Old 01-27-2018, 09:45 AM
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good tip, i used this)
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Old 05-28-2018, 08:07 PM
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Campbell camers has a good beginning setup for about $700 includes a canon camera and tree arm with other gear as well...this is what i'll be using as my starting gear.
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Old 10-21-2018, 07:38 PM
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The little Sony AX53 has served me well in the time I have owned it. The BOSS system works extremely well
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