maboleth: 3699$ or 3999 euros! Should've been the opposite. 1 eur = 1,13$
As far as I know there is no VAT included in their prices because VAT does not exist in USA.
There might not be import taxes for digicams but VAT still has to be paid on import. Due to protection of the European market where VAT is common in all EU countries.
hfgerena: Well, it looks like Canon just build the equivalent of Windows Vista, 2006.
The difference with Canon is that almost every Windows-version sucked....
Initially I am quite excited about the size and weight considering it being FF. Being a smaller camera still good ergonomics by the looks of it.
This weekend I'll be driving to Photokina in Cologne, Germany to experience the 6D.