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Old 10-28-2011, 08:31 AM   #1
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So it seems I've have more money then I thought for christmas

Not bad for not having a job, yesh I'm still looking I'm gonna let my lady a hp laptop and me a cannon eos rebel with a spare lense 75-300 efs lense. It does suck being unemployed :(


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Old 10-28-2011, 08:39 AM   #2
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So you are unemployed but are still going to buying over a grand worth of electronics? Thats a little crazy in my book but i wish you the best on finding a new job
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Old 10-28-2011, 10:06 AM   #3
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So you are unemployed but are still going to buying over a grand worth of electronics? Thats a little crazy in my book but i wish you the best on finding a new job
Totally agree. Might be smart to sit on that extra money till you're employed and it's apparent you don't need it. Major reason for all divorces is money issues. Holding onto that maybe insurance against that pitfall. (this is coming from someone who's been there/done that).
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Old 10-28-2011, 11:30 AM   #4
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I agree. Maybe put that money towards more important things like groceries and necessities. Good luck in your job hunt.
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Just as a heads up, I own a Canon Rebel XTi as well as the 75-300mm lens you've mentioned...and I've gotta recommend you go with a different lens. That thing is pretty terrible. That's the lowest end long zoom lens they make, and it really shows.

Will it be better than the kit lens that comes with the camera? Possibly. But will it be remotely good compared to other lenses you could buy for that money? No.
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Old 10-28-2011, 12:25 PM   #6
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thanks what lense do you recommend?
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Old 10-28-2011, 12:31 PM   #7
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hey matty are the lenses proprietary i cant use a lense from a nikon etc etc....the lenses can get damn expensive bu that's to be expected with a SLR.
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also....nikon sony or canon?
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Old 10-28-2011, 06:49 PM   #9
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If you're getting an HP laptop, may as well go for the TouchPad combo deal. Yes, Best Buy got another load of them and will be selling them for $150 if you buy an HP computer. You could sit on the TouchPad for a while and then turn around and sell it for more later.

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