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August 21, 2019

Want the latest photography gear without breaking the bank? Sell Your Stuff!

We know, photographers get very (VERY) attached to their cameras and gear. But what if switching brands of cameras isn't as bad as our heads have us believe? Turns out the biggest trick is trading in equipment while it still has value.

Improve Photography has an entire article up by Jim Harmer on exactly this subject: "How to Switch Camera Brands Without Losing Money". Harmer shows a detailed, step-by-step process for staying in the "upgrade" game and switching out your gear by selling it and then buying the latest and greatest. You can actually make a little money this way!

With lists of the best websites for used gear and how to get top dollar for yours, this is a must-recommend article for the photographer who loves having new stuff, without breaking the bank.

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