Digital cameras forum: Nikon D90 vs D5000 vs Canon Rebel T1i Side by Side

by: Jens53 May 15, 2009 11:42 AM PDT

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Nikon D90 vs D5000 vs Canon Rebel T1i Side by Side

by Jens53 - 5/15/09 11:42 AM

There is a good side by side comparison of the Nikon D90, the D5000 and the Canon Rebel T1i at:

http://www.digitalreview.ca/content/Nikon-D5000-D90-Compared-to-Canon-Rebel-T1i-500D.shtml

From the images it looks like the D5000 has more consistent metering, which makes sense based on the 420-pixel versus 35 segment metering system difference. I am surprised to see the Nikon 18-55mm kit lens seems a fair bit better than the Canon equivalent.

The Canon's main strength is related to an advantage for video recording ability if I understand correctly.

With similar prices there are three good choices between these digital SLR cameras and a lot to understand.

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