DSLR camera options can be overwhelming. There are so many different features, it's hard to know what should take priority. Many people want to get into photography but get so intimidated while camera shopping that they just give up. Please don't! I am here to help! I have a lot of parents asking me what’s best to photograph their children and children's photography is unique in that the subjects move a lot and are indoors a lot (birthday parties, sleeping, bathing, cuddling, etc) so here is my list of the features I would look for if I were buying a camera today if I were to consider versatility:
Continuous Shooting Mode. Make sure the camera has it and check out it's max speed (frames per second).