Camera Requirements for Photography Classes

  • Art 1603 Introduction to Photography: Digital Camera (DSLR) Required
  • Art 2653 Black & White Photography (Prerequisite: Art 1603): 35mm Film Camera (SLR) Required
  • Art 4653 Color Photography (Prerequisite: Art 1603, Art 2653 & Art 2223): Digital Camera (DSLR) Required
  • Art 4663 Digital Photography (Prerequisite: Art 1603, Art 2223, Art 2653 & Art 4653): Digital Camera (DSLR) Required
  • Art 4673 Alternative Photographic Processes (Prerequisite: Art 2653 & Art 4653): 35mm Film Camera (SLR) or Digital Camera (DSLR) Required
  • Art 4683 Photographic Possibilities (Prerequisite: Art 2653 & Art 4653): 35mm Film Camera (SLR) or Digital Camera (DSLR) Required

Please note: Both DSLR & SLR cameras must have adjustable f-stop & shutter speeds.

Commonly used DSLR cameras

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New DSLR cameras

 Low $500-$850Mid $850-$2,000High $2,700-$8,000
Nikon D5100
D3200
D3100
D600
D300S
D7000
D90
D4
D3X
D800
D700
Canon Rebel T3 EF-S
Rebel T2i EF-S
Rebel T3i EF-S
Rebel T4i EF-S
60D
60Da
7D
6D
5D Mark II
5D Mark III
1D X
Sony Alpha SLT-A57
Alpha SLT-A35
Alpha SLT-A37
Alpha SLT-A77
Alpha SLT-A65
SLT-A99
Pentax K-5 K30 K-5 II

Used DSLR cameras

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 Low $500-$850Mid $850-$2,000High $2,700-$8,000
Nikon D80
D5000
D3100
D90
D300
D7000
D300S
D3
D3X
Canon EOS 30D
Rebel XSi
Rebel T2i
Rebel T3
EOS 5D
EOS-1D Mark II
EOS-1D Mark II
EOS 7D
60D
EOS 1D Mark IV
Sony Apha A330
Alpha DSLR-A350
Alpha SLT-A33
A550
Alpha A700
Alpha A900  
Pentax K10D K-7    

Commonly used SLR film cameras

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New 35mm SLR cameras

 Low $0-300Mid $300-500High $500-2,000
Nikon FM-10   F 100
F6
Canon     EOS-1v
Minolta Minolta Maxxum RZ430s    
Pentax ZX-M
MZ-30
   

Used 35mm SLR cameras

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 Low $0-300Mid $300-500High $500-2,000
Nikon Nikon FE
Nikon FM-10
Nikon N80
Nikon F100
F3/T
F4S
F2AS
F5
 
Canon EOS Rebel 2000
EOS Elan 7
AE-1
EOS-1
EOS 3
F1-N
EOS-1v
Minolta SRT 201
X-370
Maxxum 7
XG-7
   
Pentax PZ-10
K-1000
ZX-30
   

Used medium format cameras

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 Low $0-400Mid $400-800High $800-2,000
Mamiya 645-AF
RZ-67
645E
RB67 Pro S
645-AFD
RZ67 Pro II
RZ67
645-AFD
Yashica MAT-124G
Yashica A
Yashica 635
   
Pentax   645N 645N II  

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