We’ve written a number of guides to our favourite photography gear, including a guide to the best travel camera, best action camera, and best camera for hiking and backpacking.
Unfortunately, cameras, lenses, and other pieces of photography equipment tend to be quite expensive. Once you add in the cost of a lens or two and some accessories like memory cards, the cost of your photography setup can be high and may quickly go over your budget.
Thankfully there is a way to get around this, which is to buy used camera equipment.
You can save money on camera equipment if you buy it second hand or refurbished. This is true for both camera bodies and lenses.
The technology in camera bodies can move quite fast, with new sensors, focus systems, and screen technology making more recent models compelling even for folks who already have a camera.
This means folks are often upgrading, so it’s…