Canon 400D

3 weeks 2 days ago #715331 by Mono

Ive been given a Canon D400 without a lens as a starter camera as i am exactely that - a starter.

Are lenses interchangable as im willing to spend on a reasonble lens if i canb take that lens to a newer body eventually?

Thankyou in advance

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2 weeks 6 days ago #715476 by db3348
Hi Mono ,

Yes ,  lenses for the 400 D and similar cameras are interchangeable  . 
Look for Lenses  compatible with the Canon EF-S and / or EF mount .
While  I  normally try to stick  to the same brand as the camera ,  there are  some  decent third-party (e.g., Tamron,  Sigma ) offerings out there .

In regard  to  your future "newer body" ,  if  that is a camera with the full-frame size sensor ,  you'll need to restrict your search  to  only EF mount lenses ,  since EF-S lenses  don't fit or work properly on full-frame Canons . 

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