Pros - great quality for the $
- Easy to get up and running
- Easy to swap out with lots of Canon DSLRs (and SLRs?)
- Good enough to make high-quality HD movies, if you know what you're doing in your video program.
Cons Can't compete with big, expensive cinema lenses. Who cares -- it's cheap!
Summary Worth every penny.
Pros Work great with my 7d and 5d canon. It is fast, quite and produce great images.
Cons Expensive, cheap looking design.
Summary If you want a good deal you should buy it with the camera kit.