Originally Posted by fly135
Looking now at the Lumix DMC-FZ200 @ $480. I think the super zoom of the FZ70 will compromise picture quality and I really don't need that much zoom. The FZ200 has 1080p recording and claims to have an F2.8 aperture thoughout the whole zoom range (25mm-600mm).
That camera is badass. Downside is only that you are approaching low end dslr or 4/3s territory at that price. I still think the fz200 is a better pure camcorder than a dslr rig (in the sense of "point and film"), but it has some limitations too. My bet is you'd be happy with it.
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