Camera Gear Recommendations for 2018

1.     Compact:

  • Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX10 Digital $597.99 .

  • Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS100 Digital $597.99 .

2.     High-end Compact:

  • Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 V Digital Camera. $948.00 .

  • Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ2500 Digital Camera. $998.00 .

3.     Hybrid:

Crop Sensor:

  • Sony Alpha a6500 Mirrorless Digital Camera (Body Only) $1,398.00 .

  1. Sigma 16mm (24mm) f/1.4 DC DN Contemporary Lens $449.00 .
  2. Sigma 30mm (45mm)f/1.4 DC DN Contemporary Lens $339.00 .
  3. Sony Vario-Tessar T* E 16-70mm (24-105mm) f/4 ZA OSS Lens $998.00 .
  • Fujifilm X-T2 Mirrorless Digital Camera (Body Only) $1,599.00 .

  1. Fujifilm XF 16mm (24mm) f/1.4 R WR Lens $999.00 .
  2. Fujifilm XF 23mm (35mm) f/1.4 R Lens $899.00 .
  3. Fujifilm 35mm (53mm) f/1.4 XF R Lens $599.00 .
  4. Fujifilm XF 56mm (85mm) f/1.2 R Lens $999.00 .
  5. Fujifilm XF 80mm (120mm) f/2.8 R LM OIS WR Macro Lens $1,199.00 .
  6. Fujifilm XF 90mm (137mm) f/2 R LM WR Lens $949.00 .
  7. Fujifilm XF 10-24mm (15 - 36 mm) f/4 R OIS Lens $999.00 .
  8. Fujifilm XF 16-55mm (24 - 82.5 mm) f/2.8 R LM WR Lens $1,199.00 .
  9. Fujifilm XF 50-140mm (76 - 213 mm) f/2.8 R LM OIS WR Lens $1,599.00 . 
  10. Fujifilm XF 100-400mm (152 - 609 mm) f/4.5-5.6 R LM OIS WR Lens $1,899.00 .

Full Sensor:

  • Sony Alpha a7R III Mirrorless Digital Camera (Body Only) $3,198.00 .

  1. Zeiss Loxia 21mm f/2.8 Lens for Sony E Mount $1,499.00 .
  2. Sony Distagon T* FE 35mm f/1.4 ZA Lens $1,598.00 .
  3. Sony Planar T* FE 50mm f/1.4 ZA Lens $1,498.00 .
  4. Sony FE 85mm f/1.4 GM Lens $1,798.00 .
  5. Sony FE 90mm f/2.8 Macro G OSS Lens $1,098.00 .
  • Sony Alpha a9 Mirrorless Digital Camera (Body Only) $4,498.00 .

  1. Sony FE 16-35mm f/2.8 GM Lens $2,198.00 .
  2. Sony FE 24-70mm f/2.8 GM Lens $2,198.00 . 
  3. Sony FE 70-200mm f/2.8 GM OSS Lens $2,598.00 .
  4. Sony FE 100-400mm f/4.5-5.6 GM OSS Lens $2,498.00 .

4.     Entry-Level DSLR:

  • Canon EOS 77D DSLR Camera (Body Only) $899.00 .

  1. Sigma 30mm (45mm) f/1.4 DC HSM Art Lens for Canon $499.00 .
  2. Sigma 50-100mm (80 - 160 mm) f/1.8 DC HSM Art Len for Canon EF $1,099.00 .
  3. Sigma 18-35mm (28.8 - 56 mm) f/1.8 DC HSM Art Lens for Canon $799.00 . 
  • Nikon D5600 DSLR Camera (Body Only) $696.95 .

  1. Sigma 30mm (45mm) f/1.4 DC HSM Art Lens for Nikon $499.00 .
  2. Sigma 18-35mm (27 - 52.5 mm) f/1.8 DC HSM Art Lens for Nikon $799.00 .
  3. Sigma 50-100mm (75 - 150 mm) f/1.8 DC HSM Art Lens for Nikon F $1,099.00 .

5.     Semi-Pro DSLR:

Crop Sensor:

  • Canon EOS 7D Mark II DSLR Camera (Body Only) $1,499.00 .

  1. Sigma 30mm (45mm) f/1.4 DC HSM Art Lens for Canon $499.00 .
  2. Sigma 18-35mm (28.8 - 56 mm) f/1.8 DC HSM Art Lens for Canon $799.00 .
  3. Sigma 50-100mm (80 - 160 mm) f/1.8 DC HSM Art Len for Canon EF $1,099.00 .
  • Nikon D500 DSLR Camera (Body Only) $1,896.95 .

  1. Sigma 30mm (45mm) f/1.4 DC HSM Art Lens for Nikon $499.00 .
  2. Sigma 18-35mm (27 - 52.5 mm) f/1.8 DC HSM Art Lens for Nikon $799.00 .
  3. Sigma 50-100mm (75 - 150 mm) f/1.8 DC HSM Art Lens for Nikon F $1,099.00 .

Full Sensor:

  • Canon EOS 6D Mark II DSLR Camera (Body Only) $1,899.00 .

  1. Canon EF 16-35mm f/2.8L III USM Lens $2,199.00 .
  2. Canon EF 24-70mm f/2.8L II USM Lens $1,899.00 .
  3. Canon EF 70-200mm f/2.8L IS II USM Lens $2,099.00 .
  • Nikon D610 DSLR Camera (Body Only) $1,496.95 .

  1. Nikon AF-S NIKKOR 16-35mm f/4G ED VR Lens 1,096.95 .
  2. Nikon AF-S NIKKOR 24-70mm f/2.8E ED VR Lens $2,396.95 .
  3. Nikon AF-S NIKKOR 70-200mm f/2.8E FL ED VR Lens $2,796.95 .

6.     Professional:

DSLRs:

Canon:

  • Canon EOS 5DS R DSLR Camera (Body Only) $3,699.00 .

  • Canon EOS 5D Mark IV DSLR Camera (Body Only) $3,299.00 .

  • Canon EOS-1D X Mark II DSLR Camera (Body Only) $5,499.00 .

  1. Sigma 14mm f/1.8 DG HSM Art Lens for Canon EF $1,599.00 .
  2. Sigma 24mm f/1.4 DG HSM Art Lens for Canon EF $849.00 .
  3. Sigma 35mm f/1.4 DG HSM Art Lens for Canon DSLR Cameras $899.00 .
  4. Sigma 50mm f/1.4 DG HSM Art Lens for Canon EF $949.00 .
  5. Sigma 85mm f/1.4 DG HSM Art Lens for Canon EF $1,199.00 .
  6. Canon EF 100mm f/2.8L Macro IS USM Lens EF $799.00 .
  7. Sigma 135mm f/1.8 DG HSM Art Lens for Canon EF $1,399.00 .
  8. Canon EF 11-24mm f/4L USM Lens $2,999.00 .
  9. Canon EF 24-70mm f/2.8L II USM Lens $1,899.00 .
  10. Canon EF 70-200mm f/2.8L IS II USM Lens $2,099.00 .
  11. Canon EF 200-400mm f/4L IS USM Lens with Internal 1.4x Extender $10,999.00 .

Nikon:

  • Nikon D750 DSLR Camera (Body Only) $1,796.95 .

  • Nikon D850 DSLR Camera (Body Only) $3,296.95 .

  • Nikon D5 DSLR Camera (Body Only) $6,496.95 .

  1. Sigma 14mm f/1.8 DG HSM Art Lens for Nikon F $1,599.00 .
  2. Sigma 24mm f/1.4 DG HSM Art Lens for Nikon F $849.00 .
  3. Sigma 35mm f/1.4 DG HSM Art Lens for Nikon DSLR Cameras $899.00 .
  4. Sigma 50mm f/1.4 DG HSM Art Lens for Nikon F $949.00 .
  5. Sigma 85mm f/1.4 DG HSM Art Lens for Nikon F $1,199.00 .
  6. Nikon AF-S VR Micro-NIKKOR 105mm f/2.8G IF-ED Lens $897.00 .
  7. Sigma 135mm f/1.8 DG HSM Art Lens for Nikon F $1,399.00 .
  8. Nikon AF-S NIKKOR 14-24mm f/2.8G ED Lens $1,896.95 .
  9. Nikon AF-S NIKKOR 24-70mm f/2.8E ED VR Lens $2,396.95 .
  10. Nikon AF-S NIKKOR 70-200mm f/2.8E FL ED VR Lens 100th Anniversary Edition $3,999.95 .
  11. Nikon AF-S NIKKOR 200-400mm f/4G ED VR II Lens $6,996.95 .

Pentax:

  • Pentax K-1 DSLR Camera (Body Only) $1,779.95 .

  1. Pentax smcP FA 31mm f/1.8 Limited Lens (Black) $1,097.75 .
  2. Pentax smc PENTAX-FA 43mm f/1.9 Limited Lens (Black) $596.95 .
  3. Pentax smc PENTAX-FA 77mm f/1.8 Limited Lens (Black) $896.95 .
  4. Pentax smc Pentax-D FA 100mm f/2.8 WR Macro Lens $546.95 .
  5. Pentax HD PENTAX-D FA 15-30mm f/2.8 ED SDM WR Lens $1,446.95 .
  6. Pentax HD Pentax-D FA 24-70mm f/2.8ED SDM WR Lens $1,296.95 .
  7. Pentax HD PENTAX D FA* 70-200mm f/2.8 ED DC AW Lens $1,796.95 .
  8. Pentax HD PENTAX D FA 150-450mm f/4.5-5.6 DC AW Lens $2,496.95 .

Medium Formats:

  • Pentax 645Z MF DSLR Camera (51.4MP)(Body Only) $5,496.95 .

  1. Pentax 90mm (85mm) f/2.8 D FA 645 Macro ED AW SR Lens $4,199.00 .
  2. Pentax HD PENTAX-DA645 28-45mm (22-35.5mm) f/4.5 ED AW SR Lens $4,996.95 .
  • Fujifilm GFX 50S MF Mirrorless Camera (51.4MP)(Body Only) $6,499.95 .

  1. Fujifilm GF 23mm (18mm) f/4 R LM WR Lens $2,599.95 .
  2. Fujifilm GF 32-64mm (25-51mm) f/4 R LM WR Lens 2,299.95 .
  3. Fujifilm GF 45mm (36mm) f/2.8 R WR Lens $1,699.00 .
  4. Fujifilm GF 63mm (50mm) f/2.8 R WR Lens $1,499.95 .
  5. Fujifilm GF 110mm (87mm) f/2 R LM WR Lens $2,799.95 .
  6. Fujifilm GF 120mm (95mm) f/4 Macro R LM OIS WR Lens $2,699.95 .
  • Hasselblad X1D-50c MF Mirrorless Digital Camera (Body Only) $9,495.00 .

  1. Hasselblad XCD 30mm (24mm) f/3.5 Lens $3,995.00 .
  2. Hasselblad XCD 45mm (35mm) f/3.5 Lens $2,695.00 .
  3. Hasselblad XCD 90mm (71mm) f/3.2 Lens $3,195.00 .
  4. Hasselblad XCD 120mm (95mm) f/3.5 Macro Lens $4,495.00 .