Digital Cameras: DSLR Mid Range Digital Cameras

Digital cameras are listed in no order of preference or relevance other than being grouped together in their relevant market sectors. This is a quick guide to the best digital cameras available in each sector.

Canon EOS 20D

  • 8.2 megapixels
  • 1.8 inch LCD
  • CF card slot
  • 144x106x72mm
  • 685g
  • Quick Review: The perfect EOS for advanced-amateurs and professionals alike, the EOS 20D sets new standards in its class. Featuring an all-new 8.2 MP CMOS Sensor, a second generation DIGIC II Image Processor, 5 fps performance for up to 23 consecutive frames and a 0.2 second start-up time, the EOS 20D is designed to capture richly detailed, perfectly exposed images with speed formerly found only in cameras several times the price. Other features include a top shutter speed of 1/8000 sec., flash sync at 1/250, a new high-precision 9-point AF System, a built-in multi-controller for fast focusing point selection and a refined magnesium alloy body, for rugged, go anywhere photography.

Canon EOS 20D

Nikon D70s

  • 6.1 megapixels
  • 2 inch LCD
  • CF card slot
  • 140x111x78mm
  • 600g

Quick Review: The Nikon D70s digital SLR, a camera that further refines the award winning image quality, high performance and user friendliness of the D70. The D70s is ready to shoot in an instant, taking just 0.2 seconds to power up. Shutter release time lag is minimised for quick response, which makes shooting even more efficient and enjoyable. The D70s is capable of shooting a rapid 3 frames per second for a continuous burst of 144 pictures and the built-in auto pop-up flash can synchronize at shutter speeds of up to 1/500 sec. for great fill flash effects. The cameras new design also increases flash coverage to support lenses as wide as 18mm.

Nikon D70s

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