The Canon PowerShot G10 ($500) is a new benchmark is mid-line digital cameras.The camera uses Canon's new Digic 4 Image Processor that provides significant improvements to face and motion detection. It also features 14.7-megapixels and a 28mm wide-angle lens with 5x optical zoom.
The Casio Exilim EX-FH20 ($600) isn't as slim as some of the other cameras in its line, but it packs a punch that should help to forgive its bulk. This little monster features 9.1-megapixels and the ability to shoot high-speed 40 fps bursts along with high speed movies.The FH20 includes 20x optical zoom, anti-shake and a 720p video option. If your point-and-shoot isn't cutting it anymore, but you're not quite ready to leap into the world of SLR, then this could be for you. [via]
The dSLR wars continue with the new Canon EOS 5D Mark II ($2700; November 2008). Not content to let the D90 have all the dSLR video fun, the Mark II sports a 1080p video mode to complement its 21.1-megapixel full frame CMOS sensor, DIGIC 4 imaging processor, ISO range of 100-6400, 15-point Autofocus sensor, 3-inch LCD with Live View, and more. [via]