The versatile 6x zoom lens suffers from quite bad barrel distortion at the wide end of its range, as shown by the curving parallels in this shot.
The wide end of the zoom range is equivalent to 37mm, which is slightly longer than average for a compact.
Taken from the same vantage point as the previous shot, this shows the power of the telephoto end of the lens, equivalent to 222mm.
Score in detail
Image Quality 6
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