Here is a link to a free short course in choosing a digital camera:


There are many excellent cameras available in the price range you mentioned. But before giving you a long list of available cameras, I would prefer that you read the shortcourse.

That way , you can determine features that you would like to see on the camera you would like to buy.


I will give you one camera to start with.
It probably offers the most features for the least money. It sells for about $275.

The new Canon A610.

Here is the press release for the camera: