”Here are some general test shots to help evaluate the camera’s overall image quality, including the zoom range of the lens. Some pictures may be clicked to download the full size original image ”
These artificial islands at Sidmouth are designed to alter the currents to help build up a sandy beach. They seem to be working. The 28mm wide angle is great for panoramic scenes like this.
This is shot from the same spot, but zoomed in to 560mm on that ship on the horizon. That’s pretty impressive by any standard.
The iContrast function boosts shadow detail, but the slight over-exposure has burned out the highlights.
Colour reproduction is excellent.
Score in detail
Image Quality 9
Build Quality 9
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