Christmas present found

Discussion in 'Nature Photography' started by eddybo, Dec 3, 2007.

  1. eddybo

    eddybo Well-Known Member

    Jan 5, 2007
    I have gained a little interest in photography from the exposure to this site....all I need is another hobby. I had mentioned to my wife that I wanted a decent camera. I dont even know why she tries to hide stuff, I am a hunter, and I am best at hunting hidden christmas presents. Okay here is my question. She bought me a fujifilm s8000. It has 18x optical zoom and 5x digital zoom with image stabilization and 8 mega pixal whatever that means. Is this a decent starter camera for a novice? I really only want it to take deer pictures from 30 to 800 yards, will this be an okay camera for that purpose?
  2. Len Backus

    Len Backus Administrator Staff Member

    May 2, 2001
    I'd say that'll work just fine.