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Eh the Olympus E-420 is 530$ out of our budget.
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Eh the Olympus E-420 is 530$ out of our budget.
Check the link I posted. It's $399.00 right now at B&H, and that's not even the cheapest out there (just that I trust B&H the most).

What's the absolute max that you all are willing to spend on a camera?
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Is that 400 Canadian or American?
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Is that 400 Canadian or American?
Whoops, guess I should pay better attention. That price is in USD, which would be $480 CAD or so.
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524 shipped to Canada while I can get it at Future Shop for 4 bucks less.

No worries though. What would you say for a 400 Canadian dollar budget, preferably kept at 400.
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524 shipped to Canada while I can get it at Future Shop for 4 bucks less.

No worries though. What would you say for a 400 Canadian dollar budget, preferably kept at 400.
That's about $330 USD I suppose. You know, for your budget, you might as well hang on to what you have. I would say go for the Panasonic DMC-LX3, but it's over your budget (so is the Canon G10). The SX10 IS is a good camera, and I don't think you're going to get something that performs significantly better than what you have unless you're willing to spend at least $500 CAD.

Here's a couple of review round-ups of current P&S cameras for you to consider. The first link includes the SX10 IS so you can judge for yourself how it stacks up:

http://www.dpreview.com/reviews/Q408...oup/page13.asp
http://www.dpreview.com/reviews/Q408premiumgroup/
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