The NX has been re-scaled appropriately using manufacturer-supplied dimensions for camera width, excluding projections. Maximum data rate from the sensor is 30fps, so the 60i in AVCHD mode is basically captured at 30p, then encoded at 60i. Import models may not be eligible for services from the manufacturer or its affiliates. The SiOnyx Aurora is a compact camera designed to shoot stills and video in color under low light conditions, so we put it to the test under the northern lights and against a Nikon D5. See details for additional description. It also comes in a very retro leather pouch with a snap cover, and a loop on the back designed to thread onto the camera strap. Comparing the top deck of the Panasonic GF2 side-by-side with that of the GF1, the most obvious difference is the removal of the Mode dial, as well as the Drive Mode switch that was located directly beneath.

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While we didn’t have a GF1 handy to make a direct comparison, the Luimx GF2’s flash head does appear to pop up a little higher than that on the GF1, and it felt less finicky than we recalled when pressing it back down to its closed position.

Panasonic LUMIX DMC-GF2 12.1MP Digital Camera – Black (Body Only)

White Balance White Balance. But in terms of detail, the GF1 seems to leave more intact. The Panasonic GF2 is packed with both trade-offs and benefits, and as such is likely to prove a bit divisive, with some photographers drawn by the advantages of its relatively compact body, and others concerned at the reduction in external controls.

Panasonic calls it 65mm equivalent at High-end M S SL.

The change brings the Panasonic GF2 into much closer contention with Sony’s popular NEX-series camera in terms of overall size and weight. That frees up a little real estate on screen when the histogram’s disabled, but it lkmix means it takes longer to switch it on or off.


The NEX-5, meanwhile, is 4. The mode dial selections are now accessed from the touchscreen interface. The Panasonic GF2 has a Scene mode designed to help novices use depth of field to their advantage. This lumiz that lenses are interchangeable with those from the Olympus Pen cameras. Panasonic promises improved noise reduction across the board, and the GF2 does indeed improve chroma noise in shadows, but this comes at the expense of subtle image detail.

Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF2

She fairly leaps from the screen in this sharp shot. Tried many settings to no avail. The Bottom Line Panasonic’s second compact interchangeable ulmix camera won’t disappoint new users with its sleek footprint and very good image quality.

Technical Editor Richard Butler’s pick helped him capture his favorite images of the past 12 months: This section is empty. Perhaps instead of continued confinement to the iconic reels of the year-old Viewmaster stereoscopic viewer, 3D might finally stick around, what with electronic capture and electronic display technology finally becoming the mainstream method of image creation and consumption.

There are four less physical controls here than on the previous camera, and that’s achieved thanks to a switch to a touch-panel LCD display.

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Unlike in the prototype, enabling or disabling the histogram involves a visit to the camera’s main or quick menu systems, rather than there being an extra on-screen button for this purpose.

Editor Dan Bracaglia’s pick is the lens that he’s recommended more than any other in — and the one he feels Sony’s mirrorless system desperately needed. Still learning, I have a Nikon dslr, this is my first mirror less camera. Many cameras today include built-in image stabilization systems, but when it comes to video that’s still no substitute for a proper camera stabilization rig. That said, gv2 gradual shift away from physical buttons means that more advanced photographers have to go hunting to change settings or set the exposure manually — making this a camera that, at first glance, appears more well suited to point-and-shoot users.


As well as the multi-point focusing mode, the GF2 can be set to either single AF, tracking AF, or face detection modes. The trees in the background are mostly flat. Nokia Lumia camera review. Compact Flash The Panasonic GF2 is the smallest interchangeable-lens digital camera with a built-in flash. Senior Editor Barney Britton’s pick this year is the camera that he describes as “close to perfect” for the kind of photography he does.

At first i didn’t like it, but I got use to it. As seen from above, there’s little to choose between the GF2 and NX in terms of body thickness, but the Samsung lacks an internal flash strobe.

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