Or even the IIIs, which gets you interchangeable lenses. I have one, and apart from being heavy its a really great camera. Bit quirky. Mine is actually in NZ at the mo being CLAd by Chris Sherlock after the "string" broke.The oddball camera with a great, large viewfinder is Retina IIS.
Check it out http://www.cameraquest.com/ret3s.htm