Choose the "easy" mode and the 8.1-megapixel Sony W130 will do the rest. The ultra-thin unit combines a 4x optical zoom with a host of automatic features, including burst modes for capturing action and YouTube-ready 640x480 video. The menu is idiotproof.
Bummer: It only uses Sony's proprietary Memory Stick PRO Duo cards. $330; 5.3 oz.; sonystyle.com. Reader service #110