Canon's mid-level mainstream model has quite an impressive list of tech specs. Shooting video at up to 35 mbps with an improved 3.28 megapixel sensor, this cam also includes wi-fi, image stabilization and a 53x zoom. This model is a good contender for the $500ish price point.
Canon's prosumer grade flagship, the VIXIA HF G30, brings professional
quality footage to the average consumer. A manual focus ring, new 2.91
megapixel HD CMOS pro image sensor and new DIGIC DV 4 Image High Speed
Processor, two memory card slots, an eight blade aperture and dynamic
optical image stabilization are just a few of the features that make the
G30 a top pick. Wi-fi is also built in, as well as a few filters and