This seemed like a pretty good deal to me for a basic entry level point-and-click.
- 10.0 Megapixels
- 4x optical zoom with optical IS
- Unique, stylish design in three colours*
- 17 shooting modes
- Face Detection Technology
- Auto Red-Eye Correction
- Motion Detection Technology
- DIGIC III with iSAPS
- 2.5 LCD and OVF
- VGA and LP movies
Full spec on Canon site:http://www.canon.co.uk/for_home/product_finder/cameras/digital_camera/powershot/powershot_e1/index.aspx
Something to note though, it takes 2xAA batteries rather than a battery pack. I know that this is a deal breaker (or maker) for some folk.