The list author says: "For a long time,I've been loving to capture nature's beauty since film DSR's old times, until recent days when I finally decided to upgrade my Point-and-shoot class Sony HX1 to Canon T1i to this "Entry level" Professional toy Canon 7D. Surely I feel more confident with the incredible quality of the pictures it captured."
"Combine this 55-250 with 18-55 lens, you immediately get 13.8x zoom, again with convenient price. But, be noticed that the actual zoom range you get is 28.8mm-400mm, since both Canon 7D and T1i use APS-C CMOS sensor, remember to multiply your zoom with 1.6."
"best choice for traveler, you got the 20x zoom ,10fps, HD video, 9mp image, panorama picture in a very light and stylish body. Especially, you can use it like a normal video camera with very smooth and quiet zoom."