A & M Photo World

Discussion in 'Mirrorless Digital Cameras' started by jeremiah_johnston, Mar 3, 2005.

  1. Has anyone used A & M Photo World, http://www.amphotoworld.com, they
    are offering a Canon 20D for just over $1000, I had thought I would
    get the Digital Rebel XT when it hits this month but for under $100
    more I could go with the 20D with lens. If this is a reputable
    vendor it would definitely be worth it.
  2. If it's considerably less than either Adorama or B&H I'd check them out very carefully. You know the saying. If it looks too good to be true....

    They may be selling a body without a box, instructions, disc, strap, etc for $1,000, and at the same price or more with everything and with inflated shipping costs. There's nothing more exhilerating than a 3-4 week hastle with a bait & switch store.
  3. ...and if you don't think it'll happen to you, then peruse these listings:

  4. When will people learn? . . .
  5. Was it Mark Twain who said "There's a sucker born every minute"? That is probably pasted over the phone of every salesman at A&M Photo World. There will always be someone who thinks they can find the better, lower price. For those folks, there are stores like this.
  6. http://www.resellerratings.com/seller1988.html

    If this doesn't send you running in the other direction, then nothing will. "A fool and his money are soon parted."
  7. Just a little trivia; David Hannum, a banker and rival of P.T. Barnum is the author of the quote: "There's a sucker born every minute."

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