At 500 you are nearly into DSLR territory.

by R. Proffitt Moderator - 11/15/12 7:19 AM

In Reply to: Need a new camcorder. by acuriousman

And if I go to woot.com I see this once in awhile for 400.
http://www.woot.com/offers/canon-eos-rebel-t3-digital-slr-2

I picked up the T3i and it's really great. The t3 is under your budget but the t3i features were enough for me to go up a notch. Which feature pushed me over? The automatic sensor cleaner.
Bob