ZDNets favorite entry level digital SLR cameras.
Prices on digital SLRs continue to come down. This makes it much easier for consumers to step up from compact point-and-shoot cameras to DSLR cameras. Here is a list of their top DSLR entry level cameras. One model was rated as the best value, and another as a cheap, budget model.
1) Canon EOS Rebel XS
2) Nikon D60
3) Olympus E-420
4) Pentax K200D (Best value for the money)
5) Sony DSLR-A200 (Budget pick)