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Take your shot with a versatile, simple camera that's loaded with features and extra-long on zoom. The Canon PowerShot S3 IS has a 12x zoom lens equivalent to a 35mm focal length of 36-432mm. The 6-megapixel camera's newly designed DIGIC II image processor reduces noise for enhanced image quality and achieves ISO equivalent speed ratings from 80 to 800. A MovieSnap feature lets you take high-resolution stills while recording movies. List Price: $499. Contact: Canon, (800) OK-CANON, www.usa.canon.com.

Maxfile AttacheTINY TOOL
Back up and transfer your files quickly and easily using a compact, portable device. The MaxFile Attache from PNY Technologies has 8 GB of space and weighs two ounces. The lightweight Attache measures 2x1.75x0.75 inches with an integrated USB connector. List Price: $149. Contact: PNY Technologies, (973) 515-9700, www.pny.com.

Find the best angle, high or low, with Zigview. The device attaches to the eyepiece of your digital or film SLR and displays the image in real time on a two-inch TFT color LCD display for easy viewing at any angle. There are two models: Zigview-B makes low- and high-angle photography easier with a rotating LCD monitor; Zigview-R adds remote, intervalometer and motion-detection shutter-release capabilities. List Price: $249 (Zigview-B); $299 (Zigview-R). Contact: Argraph, (201) 939-7722, www.argraph.com.

Get your creative juices flowing with image-enhancing tools by Kubota. Sloppy Borders, Volume 1 offers a package of more than 100 ready-to-use sloppy border variations. The borders can be applied individually or run in a batch for adding to multiple images. Artistic Tools, Volume 2 features an all-new set of more than 50 Photoshop actions, including color popping, toning and converting to black-and-white. List Price: $125 (Sloppy Borders); $99 (Artistic Tools). Contact: Kubota Image Tools, (877) 330-4330, www.kubotaimagetools.com.


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