Both of these cameras are targeting the same customer.
And both are excellent cameras.
Here is a side by side look at specifications:
Notice the red stars in the specifications.
That is the rating given the cameras by their owners.
If you click on the link directly under the red stars, you can read comments from owners of the two cameras.
tryin to decide between the two.
especially need good macro
good unique lighting modes
and good large prints
over all tho, which of the two would you choose?