Originally Posted by caine_21
if you are interested in doing real photography maybe eventually profesionally that looks good to start. but if you mean you are a noob who just likes to take pictures whe nyou go someplace, you may want to start with a non-slr. they are a little cheaper and sometimes a better idea to use one for a while and get to know about the basics of photography, composition, settings, and all that. just a suggestion.