Main Menu
Advertisement
Affiliates
Advertisement
Newest Members
timlewi14, JamesThompson, Hunterwannabe, Zeb B, hillcountryredraider
60449 Registered Users
Top Posters
dogcatcher 77401
stxranchman 52092
RWH24 44568
rifleman 43783
BOBO the Clown 41095
BMD 40539
Big Orn 37484
txshntr 33684
bill oxner 32636
sig226fan (Rguns.com) 30571
facebook
Forum Stats
60449 Members
45 Forums
475896 Topics
6242952 Posts

Max Online: 16728 @ 03/25/12 08:51 AM
Topic Options
#5402370 - 11/06/14 07:58 AM What Camera?
texas wetlands Offline
Woodsman

Registered: 01/08/13
Posts: 238
About this time last year there was a post about a camera that was taking pictures at 200yd of some whitetail deer that looked awesome, they said it was on auto setting and that is something that I would like to purchase. If anyone has any good recommendations I would appreciate it. Not wanting to be a professional just something that I can pull out of the box and head to the stand. Thanks.


Edited by texas wetlands (11/06/14 08:50 AM)

Top
#5402417 - 11/06/14 08:25 AM Re: What Camera? [Re: texas wetlands]
Pitchfork Predator Online   content
THF Celebrity

Registered: 01/25/13
Posts: 10820
Loc: Murphy, TX Dickens county
You should PM Land Pirate. He'll know what you need.
_________________________
Marc C. Helfrich
Retirement Planner

www.insured-wealth.com
469-323-8920

Top
#5402445 - 11/06/14 08:37 AM Re: What Camera? [Re: texas wetlands]
texas wetlands Offline
Woodsman

Registered: 01/08/13
Posts: 238
Thanks will do. I found some old notes on a Canon sx 50 HS Zoom.


Edited by texas wetlands (11/06/14 08:44 AM)

Top
#5402726 - 11/06/14 10:20 AM Re: What Camera? [Re: texas wetlands]
LandPirate Offline
THF Celebrity

Registered: 08/18/09
Posts: 10889
Loc: Buda
Cheapest route will be a Super Zoom type point & shoot such as the Canon SX50 HS. Nikon, Pentax, Sony, and others make comparable cameras. Something with 36x or more zoom will get the job done.

If you want to spend money then grab a Canon or Nikon DSLR and a 600mm lens.
_________________________
Mike
Buda, Tx
Hunt near Freer

Top
#5403676 - 11/06/14 05:10 PM Re: What Camera? [Re: texas wetlands]
texas wetlands Offline
Woodsman

Registered: 01/08/13
Posts: 238
Thanks LandPirate. I purchased the Canon SX50HS today. Now I just wish I could send photo's to my iphone from the camera but haven't seen a card reader that would do that.

Top
#5403876 - 11/06/14 07:09 PM Re: What Camera? [Re: texas wetlands]
LandPirate Offline
THF Celebrity

Registered: 08/18/09
Posts: 10889
Loc: Buda
Some of Canon's cameras are Wi-Fi capable. My 6D is. I can even remotely control it by my phone or computer and send photo files via wifi. Not sure if Canon offers an accessory to make your camera wifi capable.
_________________________
Mike
Buda, Tx
Hunt near Freer

Top
#5404277 - 11/06/14 10:16 PM Re: What Camera? [Re: texas wetlands]
Zach S Offline
Woodsman

Registered: 08/29/14
Posts: 154
Loc: Mason, Gatesville, Round Rock
My canon 7D is wifi and remote capable and it is nice to have on the tripod and not be hunched over and try to be stealthy in the brush when taking wildlife photos.

The Sony is not a bad route for what you are trying to do. Problem is, you always want a little more lens to reach out and snag those distant shots.

Top



© 2004-2016 OUTDOOR SITES NETWORK all rights reserved USA and Worldwide