Recommendations for a Mirrorless under $600

Hey all,
After doing a few hours of research on my own, I realized I’m an idiot to ignore the collective knowledge that all-y’all have about photography.
I’m looking for recommendations for a mirorrless camera under $600, and I was wondering if y’all have any ideas?
Specifically, I’m looking for something with decent AF performance and an evf, as well as a kit lens.

I was looking at the panasonic g7, due to the fact that I know absolutely nothing about this, but if there’s a used camera that fits the budget, I’m not opposed to that at all.
Thanks!

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A great system that’ll fit your budget is the Fuji X system. Getting something like an X-T2 or so and an XF 18-55 F/2.8-4 and maybe other general equipment with the leftover budget would get you a great start.

Edit: X-T2s have gone up in price, you could look into the X-T20 and X-T1 as they’ll have about equally decent quality and a solid platform to grow on.

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I get my used photo gear mostly on r/photomarket on Reddit, but looking for something like this is a good bet Fujifilm Fuji X-T20 24.3MP Mirrorless Digital Camera Body (Silver) #110 | eBay along with the 18-55 I mentioned previously. Look for deals and you should be able to get it to fit in $600.

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Thanks for the recommendation! I had no idea that the T-20 body had come down by so much on ebay.

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They seem to have gone up in price since last I checked. Then again, I tend to get deals. I used an X-H1, which shares a sensor with the X-T2 and X-T20, and while it was a good performer, the lens system wouldn’t work for me.

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I’ll be honest, I last checked like… 4 years ago?
But everything’s gone up in the past year, so no big surprise.

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That seller from what I have heard is really good.

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Well there is this DSLR.

but IDK how your gonna be using it.

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The idea was a combination of photography and videography, so an EVF would be nice, but not an absolute requirement.

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You can look at the back screen for video.
but it might not be good for stablization.

I use a panasonic GX85
Only problem is it doesn’t have a mic in.
Another one is a canon M50.
but I think a fuji is also pretty good.

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I’ll just second what @Hat suggested and leave it at that. :ok_hand:
Solid suggestion and I tend to advise people not to get flooded by researching every possible choice.
Getting out there and creating is what’s most important.

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Thanks everybody! Now the real ebay surfing begins.

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There are some sellers I can recommend.

Map Camera is a Japanese camera store there ebay is for the international market.
(pretty good experience so far) only sort of bad thing is customs delaying it by one day.)

https://www.bhphotovideo.com/c/browse/Used-Equipment/ci/2870/N/4294247188
B&H has a used section.

https://www.lensauthority.com/
Lens authority is a camera rental companies resale of there cameras.

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