Buying new D-SLR - Nikon D50 or wait for the D80?

After a lot of research, I thought I found my camear. The Nikon D50. I am an amateur, who just wants to take great family shots. A new father, who uses a Canon SD500 point and shoot. This camera takes great photos in natural light, but in low light, the flash is bad. I started looking at ways to bounce the... show more After a lot of research, I thought I found my camear. The Nikon D50. I am an amateur, who just wants to take great family shots. A new father, who uses a Canon SD500 point and shoot. This camera takes great photos in natural light, but in low light, the flash is bad. I started looking at ways to bounce the light off of the wall and such, and just realized I should look at A DSLR.

Long story short, I feel in love with the Nikon D50, or at least the reviews and postings. For me, it looks perfect, better then the Canon, even the new one they just released. But the Nikon D80 also looks great. Some have said the D50 has everything that I need and the features with the D80 i would not really need, but could grow with.

So if I buy the D50 for $550 plus some lenses, will i later regret the 10MP and faster/better processor of the d80? Are there other advantages? Please advise...again, not a professional, just want to take great photos of my son, and our family and travel.
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