1. Nikon D2Xs
Editors' rating: 8.8
The good: Top-notch image quality; professional body; very low noise even at high ISOs.
The bad: Expensive; large and heavy; no full-frame sensor.
The bottom line: Nikon's flagship dSLR ranks among the best 35mm-format cameras currently made, but some pros may take umbrage with its less-than-full-frame sensor.