If you don't mind used (and rated) look at: keh.com, bandh.com and adorama.com
All have a rating system for their used equipment.
My budget would be: 1/2 lens, 1/3 camera and rest software. Buy a good camera, and excellent lens. There are several software packages that are far easier to learn than the full Photoshop (former instructor). PSE is good for photos, not sure about videos.