I am a newbie who is attempting his first build. I am thinking about the following components. The purpose would be mainly for photography and mild gaming. Advice would be greatly appreciated.
CPU: Intel i7 2600k
Mobo: Gigabyte z68xp ud3 with 20gb intel ssd
HDD: dual WD caviar green 2tb in raid 1
GPU: Zotac 50301
RAM: Corsair Vengeance 2 x 4gb
Case: Cool Master HAF 912 Mid Tower ATX
Monitor: HP zr24w
I'm thinking the gpu might be overkill but I'm willing to live with that. Am I missing anything? Are these components compatible? Like I said, I'm completely new at this so any and all advice is greatly welcome.