WooHoo! I got a Canon 450D last Friday. Lens: EF-S 17-85 f/4.0-5.6 IS USM. I’m loving it. I did a lot of research into what I wanted and am happy with my final choice.
It’s my first DSLR that I’ve owned. I’ve been playing on a Nikon D50 for about 6 months but I had to give that back as Dad was wanting to sell it, but I’ve been really enjoying photography and learning about all the different things that can be done, especially digital, which allows for mistakes. I would be keen to learn about film more, mainly pin hole cameras and post-processing, but for now I am quite happy to keep learning more about more and better ways to take photos.
So far I’m quite liking the pics that I have been taking. Here are a sample: