Panasonic Lumix DMC-G10 - Test Shots – Detail And Lens Performance



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”Here are some general test shots to help evaluate the camera’s overall image quality, including dynamic range, colour rendition and the zoom range of the lens. Some pictures may be clicked to download the full size original image. ”


The wide angle end of the 14-42mm kit lens is equivalent to approximately 28mm. Download file size approximately 6.5MB.


The telephoto end is roughly equivalent to 80mm. Download file size approximately 7.5MB.


Dynamic range is good, especially in iAuto mode.


Theo Jansen was showing one of his amazing sculpture/creature/machines at Exmouth. See why they’re so amazing on YouTube.


Score in detail

  • Value 7
  • Image Quality 8
  • Build Quality 9


Camera type Mirrorless Camera, Digital SLR
Megapixels (Megapixel) 12.1 Megapixel
Optical Zoom (Times) By lensx
Image Sensor 17.3x13mm Live MOS
Optical focal length By lens (kit lens 14-42mm, 28-82mm)
Shutter speed 60 secs to 1/4000th sec
Auto focus 23-zone contrast detection AF
Manual focus Yes, by lens
Max output resolution 4000x3000
Other resolutions 2816x2112(M), 2048x1536(S)/[3:2] 4000X2672(L), 2816X1880(M), 2048X1360(S)/[16:9] 4000X2448(L), 2816X1584(M), 1920X1080(S)/[1:1] 2992X2992(L), 2112X2112(M), 1504X1504(S)
Focus range By lens (kit lens 30cm to infinity)
Exposure control 144-zone multi-pattern sensing system
Exposure metering Intelligent Multiple, Centre-weighted, Spot
Exposure compensation +/-3EV in 1/3 EV Steps
Image Stabilisation N/A (OIS lenses available)
ISO settings Auto, 100-6400
LCD Monitor 3-inch, 460k dots
Viewfinder TFT LCD, 202k dots
Flash range Guide number 11 at 100 ISO
Flash modes Auto, Auto/Red-eye reduction, Forced On, Forced Off, Slow Sync,
White balance modes Auto, Daylight, Cloudy, Shade, Halogen, Flash, White Set 1/2, Colour temperature setting
Drive modes H: 3.2 frames/sec, M: 2.6 frames/sec (with LiveView), L: 2 frames/sec (with LiveView)
Image formats JPEG, Exif 2.21, RAW, Motion JPEG
Picture adjustments Contrast, sharpness, saturation, noise reduction
Video (max res/format) 1280x720, 60p (sensor output is 30fps), Motion JPEG
Movie length 100 mins
Self timer 2/10 secs
Memory card slot SD,SDHC,SDXC
Supplied memory N/A
Batteries supplied 7.5V, 1250mAh Li-ion rechargeable
Charger supplied Yes
A/V output NTSC, PAL
Charging/Computer Connection USB 2.0
AV Out Yes
Manual 198-page printed manual

Physical Specifications

Dimensions Width (Millimeter) 124mm
Depth (Millimeter) 83.6mm
Weight (body only) (Kilogram) 336gkg