Maxxum 500si SLR Camera


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13 Reviews  

Average Rating: 3.5 out of 5

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joshua d. jackson 2.5 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 12/1/2005 4:28:49 PM 2.5 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 12/1/2005 4:28:49 PM 2.5 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 12/1/2005 4:28:49 PM 2.5 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 12/1/2005 4:28:49 PM 2.5 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 12/1/2005 4:28:49 PM
Rating: 2.5 out of 5
it does what it was made to do and has been very reliable.
12/1/2005 4:28:49 PM
 
Sherr L. Walker 4 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 5/19/2005 11:29:14 AM 4 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 5/19/2005 11:29:14 AM 4 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 5/19/2005 11:29:14 AM 4 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 5/19/2005 11:29:14 AM 4 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 5/19/2005 11:29:14 AM
Rating: 4 out of 5
This camera has been a wonderful camera. It takes great pictures and is easy to use.
5/19/2005 11:29:14 AM
 
Janine White
BetterPhoto Member Since: 10/1/2004
4.5 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 10/1/2004 4:02:33 AM 4.5 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 10/1/2004 4:02:33 AM 4.5 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 10/1/2004 4:02:33 AM 4.5 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 10/1/2004 4:02:33 AM 4.5 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 10/1/2004 4:02:33 AM
Rating: 4.5 out of 5
Great intermediate level camera. Great for those quick grab shots set on automatic or for the more nitty gritty technical shots which demand full manual control. Nicely priced also.
10/1/2004 4:02:33 AM
 
Nirmal Hasan 4 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 7/29/2004 10:10:17 AM 4 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 7/29/2004 10:10:17 AM 4 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 7/29/2004 10:10:17 AM 4 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 7/29/2004 10:10:17 AM 4 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 7/29/2004 10:10:17 AM
Rating: 4 out of 5
A good, solid reliable camera. Have had it for about 5 years and have been quite satisfied with it.
7/29/2004 10:10:17 AM
 
Linda I. Nelson
BetterPhoto Member Since: 3/7/2004
3 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 7/15/2004 6:33:51 PM 3 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 7/15/2004 6:33:51 PM 3 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 7/15/2004 6:33:51 PM 3 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 7/15/2004 6:33:51 PM 3 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 7/15/2004 6:33:51 PM
Rating: 3 out of 5
I don't think it is the camera as much as me...I would like to go digital. Checking out a Nikon D70.
7/15/2004 6:33:51 PM
 
Linda I. Nelson
BetterPhoto Member Since: 3/7/2004
2.5 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 7/15/2004 6:25:20 PM 2.5 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 7/15/2004 6:25:20 PM 2.5 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 7/15/2004 6:25:20 PM 2.5 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 7/15/2004 6:25:20 PM 2.5 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 7/15/2004 6:25:20 PM
Rating: 2.5 out of 5
I don't know if it is the camera, lens or me, but never been real happy with this camera.
7/15/2004 6:25:20 PM
 
Bobby  W. Curry 3 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 4/26/2004 11:10:08 AM 3 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 4/26/2004 11:10:08 AM 3 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 4/26/2004 11:10:08 AM 3 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 4/26/2004 11:10:08 AM 3 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 4/26/2004 11:10:08 AM
Rating: 3 out of 5
A very good 35mm camera
4/26/2004 11:10:08 AM
 
Rose A. De Los Santos 3.5 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 3/15/2004 9:35:36 PM 3.5 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 3/15/2004 9:35:36 PM 3.5 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 3/15/2004 9:35:36 PM 3.5 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 3/15/2004 9:35:36 PM 3.5 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 3/15/2004 9:35:36 PM
Rating: 3.5 out of 5
Easy to use. Wish I had been told more about the limitations on it's use.
3/15/2004 9:35:36 PM
 
Matthew Daines 4 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 1/8/2004 6:59:59 PM 4 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 1/8/2004 6:59:59 PM 4 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 1/8/2004 6:59:59 PM 4 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 1/8/2004 6:59:59 PM 4 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 1/8/2004 6:59:59 PM
Rating: 4 out of 5
The camera is well built and simple to operate. I especially appreciate being able to switch easily between fully automatic and manual modes.
1/8/2004 6:59:59 PM
 
tevfik erdengi
BetterPhoto Member Since: 3/15/2002
3.5 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 8/29/2003 2:51:05 AM 3.5 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 8/29/2003 2:51:05 AM 3.5 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 8/29/2003 2:51:05 AM 3.5 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 8/29/2003 2:51:05 AM 3.5 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 8/29/2003 2:51:05 AM
Rating: 3.5 out of 5
no complaints
8/29/2003 2:51:05 AM
 
Mary Jo Kearns 2.5 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 7/6/2003 1:50:55 PM 2.5 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 7/6/2003 1:50:55 PM 2.5 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 7/6/2003 1:50:55 PM 2.5 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 7/6/2003 1:50:55 PM 2.5 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 7/6/2003 1:50:55 PM
Rating: 2.5 out of 5
I liked the fact it is easy to learn with, and learn some of the features such as doubles exposiers. Very easy to work. What I dont like, needs more features such as a preview button. All and all a good camera for just starting out.
7/6/2003 1:50:55 PM
 
Karen M. Kroll
BetterPhoto Member Since: 4/24/2003
4.5 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 6/30/2003 4:54:22 AM 4.5 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 6/30/2003 4:54:22 AM 4.5 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 6/30/2003 4:54:22 AM 4.5 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 6/30/2003 4:54:22 AM 4.5 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 6/30/2003 4:54:22 AM
Rating: 4.5 out of 5
I've had this camera for years and have only turned out beautiful pictures. Would recommend to people starting to become more serious about taking more then average pictures.
6/30/2003 4:54:22 AM
 
Karen M. Kroll
BetterPhoto Member Since: 4/24/2003
4 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 6/22/2003 6:54:50 AM 4 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 6/22/2003 6:54:50 AM 4 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 6/22/2003 6:54:50 AM 4 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 6/22/2003 6:54:50 AM 4 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 6/22/2003 6:54:50 AM
Rating: 4 out of 5
Good overall camera
6/22/2003 6:54:50 AM
 

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