There’s nothing wrong with buying a pre-loved camera. Most cameras are built to last, but their value depreciates over time, meaning there’s always an opportunity to snap up a quality camera bargain. If you’re a newbie, the price difference could mean leaping from an entry-level DSLR to a more advanced camera much sooner.
So, is it worth buying a secondhand camera? We wholeheartedly think so, especially if money is the issue and you’re a passionate photographer. When buying a used camera, shutter count can tell you a lot about how much life is left. Here’s a guide to buying secondhand camera equipment and used cameras: