”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. ”
The wide end of the zoom range is equivalent to 36mm, not terribly wide when compared toe the 28mm wide end on the Panasonic TZ5.
The telephoto end is equivalent to 360mm, great for zooming in on the details.
Colour reproduction is excellent, with plenty of detail even in the saturated areas.
Good dynamic range provides a nice balance between shadow and highlight detail.
Score in detail
Image Quality 9
Build Quality 8
Unlike other sites, we thoroughly test every product we review. We use industry standard tests in order to compare features properly. We’ll always tell you what we find. We never, ever accept money to review a product. Tell us what you think - send your emails to the Editor.