"That sounds a great idea, however having multiple cards on me and having to change on site id end up losing them, also if you have a plane or ship entering your viewfinder then realise you only have 1 shot left the chances are you would…"
"Being a Canon man I know little about Nikon so I can't help on those. However, regarding SD cards I would recommend having a few lower capacity cards rather than one high capacity one. They aren't the largest of items and can be lost…"
"I'm also new to photography and would like a good starter camera and Nikon seems the way to go from reading here.
If i bought a D3000 what lens would be recommended for moving objects?? i.e. Planes, Trains etc.
"You can pick up a nikon d3000 quite cheap on ebay now, youll need a 300mm lens for sure, sigma or tamron do some good cheap options, , for close up the kit lens is fine. If you want to spend a little more the nikon d3100 or even d5100 or better…"
"If Norwich proves a bit quiet (and if you like military stuff) a visit down to Lakenheath on a mid-week day is usually quite good. Just off the A1065 south of Brandon and just north of the runway is a dedicated car park/viewing area and just to the…"
"Hi Hayden, David, Phill and David.
Thanks very much for your advise. I did look around and realised that a DSLR would be beyond my current knowledge and experience. Hence, especially thanks for the advise of a…"
"I use a Canon 40D married to various lenses. Sigma 28-135,Canon 75-300 mainly. I also have a Sigma 170-500 which I use at airshows.
If a DSLR would be too expensive or bulky then there are some good bridge type cameras. If I am going away or…"
"A lot of it depends on how much money you have to spend!
If you have the cash, go for a DSLR. Nikon as suggested Haydn or a Canon, you won't go far wrong with either brand. Personally I use a Canon EOS 500D (£440 ish), recently…"