Tag: Panasonic

Panasonic Lumix FZ80 / FZ82 review

Panasonic’s Lumix FZ80 / FZ82 is a super-zoom camera with a 60x / 20-1200mm range, 18 Megapixels and 4k video. The screen’s now touch-sensitive and both it and the viewfinder are more detailed than before. There’s also 1080p at 120fps and USB charging. Find out if it’s the bridge super-zoom for you in Ken’s in-depth […]

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At the market: Panasonic GH5 sample video

We’ve been hard at work testing the new Panasonic GH5, and while we put the finishing touches on our review, we wanted to share a video we shot with the camera at Seattle’s Pike Place Market. The video was recorded in UHD 4K with the GH5’s 4:2:2 10-bit color settings. To capture the wide dynamic […]

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Panasonic likely to scale-back camera division, says Nikkei

Panasonic is likely to significantly scale-back its camera business, according to a report by Japan’s largest business newspaper. The Nikkei Asian Review says the move is one of the proposals of a report prepared by the company’s business planning department. Like all large electronics makers, Panasonic has found it hard to make profit in an […]

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Panasonic Lumix GH5 review-in-progress

The Lumix GH5 is Panasonic’s flagship camera, aimed at enthusiasts and video pros. It features a 20 Megapixel sensor that’s stabilized in the body, there’s twin SD slots, quicker focusing, 9fps bursts, Wifi and Bluetooth. But it’s the video that really impresses: unlimited 4k up to 60p with internal recording. Check out my Lumix GH5 […]

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Throwback Thursday: Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX3, Multi-Aspect Master

Back in 2008 there weren’t a whole lot of enthusiast compacts. The two models which got the most attention were the Canon PowerShot G10 and Nikon Coolpix P6000. At that time, the ‘Megapixel race’ was really getting going, with the G10 and P6000 having 14.7MP and 13.5MP sensors, respectively (the LX2 was still at 10MP). All three of the aforementioned […]

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Panasonic Lumix TZ100 ZS100 review – 1in, 10x and 4k in your pocket!

The Lumix TZ100, or ZS100 as it’s known in North America, is Panasonic’s new top-end travel-zoom camera. After a decade of steadily increasing zoom ranges, the TZ100 / ZS100 breaks the mould by becoming the first in the series to employ a much larger 1in sensor with roughly four times the area of the previous […]

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Panasonic Lumix TZ80 / ZS60 review – 30x pocket super-zoom with EVF and 4k!

The Lumix TZ80, or ZS60 as it’s known in North America, is a pocket super-zoom camera which updates last year’s popular TZ70 / ZS50. It shares the same pocketable body, the same 30x / 24-720mm zoom range and the same built-in viewfinder, but this year’s upgrades add a touch-sensitive screen, 4k video and a boost […]

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