Two trips to Canon in the last 4 years and another trip pending is enough.
The canon high end point and shoots have a design flaw in the retractable
lens cover and they scratch the lens. I have had that fixed twice now and
it needs it again. Can service denies any design flaw. Just do a search on
google and you will see.

Did lots of research and this is my new camera:,2817,2369450,00.asp