New top spec camera with top price tag. Many high scored reviews, Cameras.co.uk (http://www.cameras.co.uk/reviews/canon-ixus-990-is.cfm): "A shade expensive for what you get, but if you are looking for all round quality then the Canon IXUS 990 IS scores highly in just about every key area. I would be delighted to own one."
12.1 Megapixel camera, 5.0x optical zoom with optical Image Stabilizer and 3.0 PureColor LCD II
Smart Auto mode with Scene Detection Technology and Combats blur with ISO Auto, Motion Detection Technology and IS
DIGIC 4 for responsive operation, high image quality and improved Noise Reduction
Face Detection Technology, Face Self-Timer, Auto Red-Eye Correction and Blink Detection
HD Movies (1280x720, 30fps) with HDMI connection