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Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ1000 Digital Camera

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20.1MP 16x MOS Jun 2014
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43 Reasons For

Seventeen Industry Awards

Camera experts really like this Panasonic digital camera and have given it seventeen awards.

This digital camera was given an "Editor's Choice" award by Good Gear Guide.com.au, CNET.com.au, Reviewed.com and Optyczne.pl all of whom wrote that this bridge camera camera was outstanding.

The editors of M3.idg.se, Akam.no, Pocket Lint and Tek.no all said that concluded that they would recommend this bridge camera camera and gave it their "Recommended" award.

The editors of Ephotozine and PhotographyBlog.com both decided that this digital camera was great and gave it their "Highly Recommended" award.

The editors of two more expert review sites both wrote that this Panasonic digital camera was excellent and gave it one of their highest awards. What Digital Camera and DP Review both gave this Panasonic camera a "Gold" award.

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Expert Reviews Are Good

On average, based on thirty-six expert reviews from sites including What Digital Camera, PhotographyBlog.com, DP Review and CNET.com this camera has an overall expert rating of 87%. Digital camera experts think this bridge camera camera is one of the very best similar spec cameras that have been on the market for more than two years.

Excellent Owner Reviews

On average, Lumix DMC-FZ1000 owners rated this camera as terrific. If all the cameras that have been available for more than two years are ranked by average owner review score then this bridge camera camera is in the top 20%.

Good Video Capture

A number of people mentioned in their reviews that the Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ1000 was good for video recording. Cnet.com mentioned on expert website CNET.com “Digital SLRs deliver high-quality photos and HD video and fast performance.”.

Good Quality Lens

Several Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ1000 owners reckoned that the product had a good zoom. Expert website Trustedreviews.com said “It gets you that DSLR feel and a versatile 16x optical zoom without risking getting lured into spending thousand” in their review of this digital camera. Expert website Goodgearguide.com.au said “It has a long zoom, plenty of speed” in their review of this digital camera and gave the product a rating of 5 stars. Expert review site Expertreviews.co.uk said in their Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ1000 review “The RX10's 8.3x zoom range gives a fair amount of flexibility” and gave it a score of 5 stars.

Two Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ1000 reviewers who purchased the Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ1000 agreed that it had a good lens. Two years ago expert website Techradar.com said “In fact, according to Panasonic's research the most important feature for prospective bridge camera buyers is their lens zoom rat”.

One person who reviewed it thought it had a good autofocus.

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Good Quality Pictures

Some customers who purchased it wrote that it was able to produce good images. Ephotozine.com gave it a score of 5 stars and wrote on expert review site Ephotozine “Just want a camera capable of taking excellent photos, with a g”. Expert website Steves-Digicams.com mentioned “Fantastic image quality and performance will draw you in, while a great set of features”.

A number of customers who reviewed this digital camera reckoned that it had a good image sensor. Ephotozine.com gave it a rating of 5 stars and mentioned on expert review site Ephotozine “Features a 20.1 megapixel 1inch sensor along with a bright Leica 16x optical zoom lens” in their review. Dpreview.com said in their Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ1000 review on expert website DP Review two years ago “The Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ1000 looks a lot like Sony's Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 large sensor, long zoom camera.”.

Two Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ1000 owners who reviewed this digital camera reckoned that it had a good picture resolution. Stuff.tv gave the Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ1000 a score of 5 stars and mentioned “Panasonic Lumix FZ1000 The FZ1000 is incredibly versatile – a single, fixed lens camera capable of shooting fantastic stills” in their review of the Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ1000. Expert review site Amateurphotographer.co.uk said “If youre unfamiliar with 4K; its the new ultra high resolution image video capture thats four times the resolution of full HD video capture” in their review.

One person considered that the Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ1000 was able to produce clear pictures. Goodgearguide.com.au said “Can capture pictures with great clarity” in their Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ1000 review.

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Good Product Quality

A number of people agreed that the Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ1000 was good quality. Expert review site Cnet.com said “With excellent photo and video quality and a deep feature set”. Trustedreviews.com mentioned on Trusted Reviews two years ago “What is the Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ1000? The Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ1000 is a high-quality bridge camera with great image quality for its class”. Dpreview.com mentioned on expert review site DP Review “Both photo and video quality are impressive” and rated it 4 stars.

Good Size

Six people said in their reviews that it was compact. Cnet.com wrote in their review of this digital camera on CNET.com in December last year “If you were on the fence between an entry-level digital SLR and a compact camera with a long zoom lens” and gave the product a rating of 80 out of 100. Whatdigitalcamera.com said “The first compact system” in their Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ1000 review. Ephotozine.com mentioned in their Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ1000 review on expert website Ephotozine “The Panasonic Lumix FZ1000 is the World's first compact digital camera with 4k video recording” and scored the Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ1000 5 stars.

Panasonic Has Good Camera Reviews

Panasonic has good average ratings for its bridge camera digital cameras as well as across its entire digital camera range compared to other brands.

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Reasonably Priced

Several people who bought it considered that it was good value for money. L. Edwards wrote in their Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ1000 review on Amazon “Simply a wonderful camera and great value”. Ephotozine.com mentioned on expert website Ephotozine “The camera is priced at £749”.

Good Technical Features

Three people wrote that the product had good features. Ephotozine.com gave the product a score of 5 stars and said on expert review site Ephotozine two years ago “Offers an array of impressive video features” in their review. Pocket-Lint.com said in their review of this digital camera “Price tag will be a barrier for more casual users, those it will appeal to will find lots of value for money in its jumbo feature set” . Steves-Digicams.com mentioned on expert review site Steve's Digicams “Performance will draw you in, while a great set of features and creative shooting modes will keep you trying new things” in their review.

Acceptable Noise Level

One Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ1000 reviewer who purchased this digital camera considered that it was quiet. Pocket-Lint.com rated this digital camera 5 stars and said on Pocket Lint “From 4K video, to silent operation, fast 12fps burst mode, through t” in their review of the Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ1000.

One Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ1000 reviewer concluded that this digital camera was noisy. Steves-Digicams.com said “Ltiple built-in Noise Reduction systems”.

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Nice Design

One customer who purchased the Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ1000 reckoned that it was good looking. Dpreview.com mentioned in their review of the Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ1000 on DP Review “The FZ1000 has a beautiful XGA EVF and”.

Good Screen / Viewfinder

One customer mentioned in their reviews that this digital camera had an electronic viewfinder.

Robust

One Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ1000 owner wrote in their reviews that the product was reliable. Trustedreviews.com said in their review “A good sensor, reliable autofocus and 4K video shooting make this one of the most capable bridge cameras to date, if you can handle its large body” and rated the Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ1000 80 out of 100.

Good Support

One person reckoned that the product had good technical guidance. Two years ago expert website Gizmodo.in mentioned “I'll help you find the perfect camera to freeze those priceless moments” in their review of the Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ1000.

Supports WiFi Connectivity

The Lumix DMC-FZ1000 supports WiFi connectivity, which is unusual. Most of the other similar spec digital cameras that have been around for more than two years do not support WiFi connectivity.

Other cameras which support WiFi connectivity currently available that you might also want to consider include the Panasonic Lumix DMC-G6[plb_2147791_price] which is cheaper.

There are a number of alternative digital cameras which also support WiFi connectivity that you might want to look at including the Sony RX10[plb_2051754_price].

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Supports Video Recording

supports video recording

The Lumix DMC-FZ1000 supports video recording, which is unusual. Most of the other bridge camera digital cameras that have been available for a similar time to the Lumix DMC-FZ1000 do not support video recording.

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Supports Full HD Video

supports Full HD video

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ1000 supports Full HD video. Most of the other digital cameras of a comparable type and age to the Lumix DMC-FZ1000 also support Full HD video.

We compared all the other digital cameras which support Full HD video to this camera and we think the Panasonic Lumix DMC-G6[plb_2147791_price] which is cheaper is also worth considering.

We compared all the other cameras which also support Full HD video to this digital camera and we think the Sony RX10[plb_2051754_price] is also worth considering.

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Has a Built-In Flash

has a built-in flash

Like most of the other bridge camera digital cameras that came out more than two years ago, the Lumix DMC-FZ1000 has a built-in flash.

Other cameras with a built-in flash currently available which you might want to look at include cheaper cameras such as the Panasonic Lumix DMC-G6[plb_2147791_price].

There are a number of other cameras which also have a built-in flash which you might want to consider including the Sony RX10[plb_2051754_price].

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Has an Image Stabiliser

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ1000 has an image stabiliser, as do most of the other bridge camera digital cameras that are a comparable age to the Lumix DMC-FZ1000.

There are a number of other cameras with an image stabiliser currently available that you might also want to consider including cheaper cameras such as the Panasonic Lumix DMC-G6[plb_2147791_price].

We think you might also be interested in other digital cameras which also have an image stabiliser including the Sony RX10[plb_2051754_price].

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Fairly High Megapixel Count

The lowest megapixel count of bridge camera digital cameras that came out more than two years ago is 12MP and the highest is 21MP. The Lumix DMC-FZ1000 has a fairly high megapixel count (20.1 megapixels) compared to most of the other digital cameras of this age and spec.

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Has Two Image Editing Modes

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ1000 has a greater number of image editing modes than most cameras that have been on the market for more than two years. This camera has a Resizing image editing mode, which is the most frequently found image editing mode found on cameras of this age and type. The image editing mode "Crop" is also found on this digital camera.

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Has a Micro HDMI Connector

The number of HDMI connector types found on the Lumix DMC-FZ1000 is more than most bridge camera digital cameras that are a comparable age to it. The most commonly found HDMI connector is Mini, but this HDMI connector is not found on this camera. The HDMI connectors Micro are also found on this Panasonic digital camera.

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Stereo Audio System

This camera has a Stereo audio system, which is the most commonly found audio system on bridge camera digital cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as it.

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Quite Long Maximum Camera Shutter Speed

The Lumix DMC-FZ1000 has one of the longer maximum camera shutter speeds (60 seconds) amongst digital cameras of this age. The maximum camera shutter speeds of digital cameras of this type and age range from 2s to 120s.

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Fairly Large Viewfinder Screen Size

The viewfinder screen sizes of similar spec cameras that were launched around the same time as the Lumix DMC-FZ1000 range from 0.2" to 3". The Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ1000 has a quite large viewfinder screen size (0.39 inches) compared to most of the other cameras that were released more than two years ago.

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3840 X 2160 Pixels Video Resolution

The highest video resolution supported by the Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ1000 is 3840 x 2160 pixels. That's over five times the video resolution of the most frequently found video resolution of 1440 x 1080 pixels. This camera also support a video resolution of 640 x 480 pixels and 1920 x 1080 pixels. A video resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels is equivalent to 4K Ultra HD video. This has four times the detail of Full HD video. Across all comparable spec digital cameras that were launched more than two years ago the best video resolution is 4096 x 2160 pixels and the worst is 320 x 120 pixels.

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Very High Maximum ISO Speed

The maximum ISO speed of the Lumix DMC-FZ1000 of 25,600 is one of the highest amongst cameras of this type and age. The maximum ISO speeds of bridge camera digital cameras that were released more than two years ago range from 1,600 to 26,000.

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Has Six White Balance Modes

The Lumix DMC-FZ1000 has a greater number of white balance modes than most cameras of this spec and age. This camera has an Auto white balance mode, which is the most frequently found white balance mode found on digital cameras of a comparable type and age to the Lumix DMC-FZ1000. The white balance modes "Cloudy", "Daylight", "Flash", "Incandescent" and "Shade" are also found on this Panasonic camera.

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Has Two Photo Effects

The Lumix DMC-FZ1000 has a greater number of photo effects than most cameras that were released around the same time as it. This camera has a Black&White photo effect, which is the most commonly found photo effect found on comparable spec digital cameras that have been available for a similar time to the Lumix DMC-FZ1000. The photo effect "Vivid" is also found on this Panasonic camera.

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± 5EV (1/3EV Step) Light Exposure Correction

This digital camera has a ± 5EV (1/3EV step) light exposure correction, which is the most commonly found light exposure correction on digital cameras that have been on the market for more than two years.

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Slideshow Playback Mode

This digital camera has a Rotation|Slideshow|Zoom playback mode, which is the most commonly found playback mode on cameras of a similar type and age to it.

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3840 X 2160 Pixels Maximum Video Resolution

The Lumix DMC-FZ1000 has a maximum video resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels. That's over twenty-seven times the video resolution of a 640 x 480 pixels digital camera, which is the most common video resolution. Across all similar spec digital cameras that are a comparable age to the Lumix DMC-FZ1000 the video resolution ranges from 320 x 240 pixels (worst) to 4096 x 2160 pixels (best).

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Fairly Many Total Megapixel Count

The average total megapixel count of digital cameras of a similar spec and age to the Lumix DMC-FZ1000 is 300,000MP. The Lumix DMC-FZ1000 has a quite many total megapixel count (20.9 megapixels) compared to most of the other cameras of a comparable type and age to the Lumix DMC-FZ1000.

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Quite Small Maximum Aperture

The Lumix DMC-FZ1000 has a quite small maximum aperture (11) compared to most of the other cameras of this spec and age. The maximum apertures of cameras of this type and age range from 2.7 to 20, and the average maximum aperture is 6.7.

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Has One Playback Mode

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ1000 has a greater number of camera playback modes than most cameras of a similar spec and age to it. The most commonly found playback mode is Single image, but this playback mode is not found on this camera. The playback modes Slide show are also found on this digital camera.

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Fairly High Display Resolution

The Lumix DMC-FZ1000 has one of the higher display resolutions (921,000 pixels) amongst similar spec cameras of this age. The average display resolution of cameras of a comparable spec and age to the Lumix DMC-FZ1000 is 510,000 pixels, and the display resolutions range from 460 pixels to 1,500,000 pixels.

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5472 X 3648 Pixels Maximum Image Resolution

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ1000 has a 5472 x 3648 pixels maximum image resolution which is higher than most digital cameras of a comparable spec and age to it. Most bridge camera digital cameras that have been around for around the same time as it have a 4608 x 3456 pixels maximum image resolution.

This camera's image resolution (5472 x 3648 pixels) is in fact the best image resolution across all cameras of this type and age.

Across comparable types of camera the worst image resolution is 4000 x 3000 pixels.

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Features Three Auto Focus

The number of auto focusing (AF) modes featured on the Lumix DMC-FZ1000 is more than most similar spec digital cameras that are a comparable age to it. The most commonly featured auto focus is Face detection, but this auto focus is not featured on this camera. The auto focus Flexible Spot Auto Focus, Single Auto Focus and Tracking Auto Focus are also featured on this Panasonic camera.

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Supports One Power Source

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ1000 has a greater number of power sources than most digital cameras that were released around the same time as it. This Panasonic camera supports a Battery power source, which is the most frequently supported power source supported by comparable spec cameras that have been around for around the same time as the Lumix DMC-FZ1000.

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Auto Focus

This camera has an Auto/Manual focus, which is typical of many bridge camera digital cameras that have been around for around the same time as it.

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Very Small Minimum Aperture

Bridge camera digital cameras that are a comparable age to the Lumix DMC-FZ1000 have minimum apertures of between 2.6 and 19. At only 2.8, the Lumix DMC-FZ1000 has a fairly small minimum aperture compared to most of the other bridge camera digital cameras that were launched around the same time as the Lumix DMC-FZ1000.

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13 Reasons Against

Not 3D Compatible

The Lumix DMC-FZ1000 is not 3D compatible. Most of the other bridge camera digital cameras that have been available for more than two years are also not 3D compatible.

Cameras which are 3D compatible that might also be worth considering include the Panasonic Lumix DMC-G6[plb_2147791_price].

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Not Waterproof

The Lumix DMC-FZ1000 is not waterproof. Most of the other bridge camera digital cameras that have been around for a comparable time to the Lumix DMC-FZ1000 are also not waterproof.

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Does Not Have a GPS

The Lumix DMC-FZ1000 does not have a GPS, although it is worth noting that most of the other bridge camera digital cameras that have been on the market for a comparable time to the Lumix DMC-FZ1000 also do not have a GPS.

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Pricey

We think this bridge camera camera looks expensive compared to other digital cameras of a similar spec and age. We checked 35 digital cameras of a similar spec and age and they range in price from £94 to £939.

Very Small Optical Zoom

The Lumix DMC-FZ1000 has a fairly small optical zoom (only 16 times zoom factor) compared to most of the other cameras of a comparable age and type to the Lumix DMC-FZ1000. Across all the bridge camera digital cameras that have been around for a similar time to the Lumix DMC-FZ1000 the optical zooms range from 1.3x to 65x, and the average optical zoom is 31x.

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Only Has Four Light Exposure Modes

The number of light exposure modes found on the Lumix DMC-FZ1000 is more than most similar spec digital cameras that are a comparable age to it. This Panasonic camera has a Manual light exposure mode, which is the most frequently found light exposure mode found on digital cameras of a comparable spec and age to the Lumix DMC-FZ1000. The light exposure modes "Aperture priority AE", "Auto" and "Shutter priority AE" are also found on this camera.

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Only Supports One Image Format

The Lumix DMC-FZ1000 has a greater number of supported image formats than most cameras that have been available for a similar time to it. This Panasonic camera supports a JPG image format, which is the most frequently supported image format supported by digital cameras of this age and spec.

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Very Small Extra / Smart Zoom

With an extra / smart zoom of only 32 times zoom factor, the Lumix DMC-FZ1000 has one of the smaller extra / smart zooms amongst comparable spec cameras of this age. The extra / smart zooms of digital cameras that have been available for more than two years range from 32x to 220x.

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Fairly Long Minimum Focal Length

The minimum focal lengths of digital cameras of this age and type range from 4.5mm to 28mm, and the average minimum focal length is 24mm. At 27 millimeters, the Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ1000 has a quite long minimum focal length compared to most of the other comparable spec cameras that were released more than two years ago.

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Quite Short Maximum Focal Length

At only 432 millimeters, the Lumix DMC-FZ1000 has a fairly short maximum focal length compared to most of the other cameras of a similar age and type to the Lumix DMC-FZ1000. The maximum focal lengths of bridge camera digital cameras that were released more than two years ago range from 84mm to 1,600mm.

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Very Heavy

Cameras of a comparable age and spec to the Lumix DMC-FZ1000 have weights of between 120g and 910g, and the average weight is 500g. When compared to other comparable spec digital cameras that were released more than two years ago that we have assessed, the weight of the Lumix DMC-FZ1000 of 780 grams is one of the heaviest.

If you are not concerned about having a heavier weight then you might also want to look at the Panasonic Lumix DMC-G6[plb_2147791_price] (390g) which is also cheaper.

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Very Wide

When compared to other bridge camera digital cameras that were launched around the same time as the Lumix DMC-FZ1000 that we have checked, the width of the Lumix DMC-FZ1000 of 136.8 millimeters is one of the widest. The average width of cameras of a comparable type and age to the Lumix DMC-FZ1000 is 120mm.

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Very Thick

With a depth of 130.7 millimeters, the Lumix DMC-FZ1000 is one of the thicker digital cameras of a similar age and spec to the Lumix DMC-FZ1000 amongst comparable spec cameras of this age. Across all the bridge camera digital cameras that were released more than two years ago the depths range from 22mm to 150mm.

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5 Other reasons to consider the Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ1000

Released Over Two Years Ago

This digital camera was released over two years ago.

Average Screen Size

At 3 inches, the Lumix DMC-FZ1000 has a relatively average screen size compared to most of the other similar spec cameras that were released around the same time as the Lumix DMC-FZ1000.

We compared this camera to all the other 3" screen digital cameras and we think the Panasonic Lumix DMC-G6[plb_2147791_price] which is cheaper is also worth considering.

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SD Memory Card

This camera supports an SD|SDHC|SDXC memory card, which is typical of many cameras of a similar type and age to it. SD cards are by far the most common type of memory card. They are compatible with the majority of digital cameras.

There are a number of alternative cameras that support an SD|SDHC|SDXC memory currently available which you might want to look at including cheaper digital cameras such as the Lumix DMC-G6[pl_2147791_price], or the Lumix DMC-G6[pl_2147791_price] both from Panasonic.

If you would prefer a digital camera with a better memory card type then you might also want to look at the Sony RX10[plb_2051754_price] (MS Duo|MS PRO Duo|MS PRO Duo HS|MS Pro-HG Duo|MS XC-HG Duo|SD|SDHC|SDXC).

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Average Digital Zoom

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ1000 has a fairly standard digital zoom (4 times zoom factor) compared to most of the other digital cameras that were launched around the same time as the Lumix DMC-FZ1000.

There are a number of alternative 4x digital zoom cameras currently available that you might want to look at including the Panasonic Lumix DMC-G6[plb_2147791_price] which is cheaper.

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MOS Sensor Type

The Lumix DMC-FZ1000 has a MOS sensor type which is better than the CCD sensor type found on most digital cameras of this spec and age.

If the sensor type of this bridge camera camera is not good enough for you then you might also want to look at the Sony RX10[plb_2051754_price] (CMOS).

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Specification

Picture Quality
Camera Type
Megapixel Count
Image Stabiliser
Sensor Type
Still Image Resolution
Maximum Image Resolution
Image Format
Total Megapixel Count
Image Sensor Size
Design
Colour
Lens System
Optical Zoom
Digital Zoom
Maximum Aperture
Minimum Aperture
Maximum Focal Length
Minimum Focal Length
Focal Length Range
Extra / Smart Zoom
Lens Structure
Focusing
Auto Focus
Auto Focus Lock
Auto Focus Assist Beam
Normal Focusing Range
Macro Focusing Range
Auto Mode Focusing Range
Focus
Smile Detection
Macro Focusing Range (tele)
Auto Mode Focusing Range
Light Exposure
Light Exposure Mode
ISO Speed
Maximum ISO Speed
Minimum ISO Speed
Auto Exposure Lock
Light Metering Mode
Light Exposure Correction
Light Exposure Control
Shutter
Maximum Camera Shutter Speed
Minimum Camera Shutter Speed
Camera Shutter
Flash
Flash Mode
Tele Flash Range
Flash Range
Video
Full HD Video
Maximum Video Resolution
Video Format
Analog Signal Format
Video Resolution
Video Recording
HD Type
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Audio System
Memory
Memory Card
Display
Screen Size
Display
Vari-Angle LCD Display
Field of View
Touch Sensitive Screen
Display Resolution
Viewfinder
Viewfinder Screen Size
Lens Magnification Ratio
Ports & Interfaces
PictBridge
HDMI Port
Microphone in Socket
HDMI Connector
USB Version
Camera
GPS
White Balance Mode
Photo Effect
Self-Timer
Histogram
Image Editing Mode
Camera File System
Live View
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Expert Reviews

(68)
16 May 2015

With excellent photo and video quality and a deep feature set, the Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ1000 is the perfect mix if you want dSLR-like controls and better than point-and-shoot performance with the...

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15 May 2015

With excellent photo and video quality and a deep feature set, the Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ1000 is the perfect mix if you want dSLR-like controls and better than point-and-shoot performance with the...

15 May 2015

With excellent photo and video quality and a deep feature set, the Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ1000 is the perfect mix if you want dSLR-like controls and better than point-and-shoot performance with the...

16 March 2015

Panasonic Lumix FZ1000 The FZ1000 is incredibly versatile ? a single, fixed lens camera capable of shooting fantastic stills and video in almost any situation. If you're about to head off on...

18 December 2014

If you have kids, the impulse to document every instant of their waking lives is nearly as powerful as the impulse to feed and shelter them. I'll help you find the perfect camera to freeze those... Read more…

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User Reviews

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Reviewed 31 December 2014 by Dcisive
Dcisive would recommend the Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ1000

As a professional photographer of 20 years who has owned many a pro DSLR system and pro glass, I can say with confidence this is a surprisingly effective tool for nearly every use one can imagine.... Read more…

Reviewed 24 April 2015 by Beatbox360
Beatbox360 would recommend the Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ1000 (Verified Purchase)

This camera does a little of everything. It takes great photos, has a fairly long zoom, superfast focus, high burst rates, good battery life, and of course, it takes 4k video...

Reviewed 2 October 2014 by JG
JG would recommend the Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ1000

If my Panasonic FZ 1000 quit working today, I would purchase a new one tomorrow.That's how strongly I feel about the way this camera works for me. I currently own and use (much, much less now than... Read more…

Reviewed 29 September 2014 by Bob56
Bob56 would recommend the Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ1000

I purchased the FZ1000 about a week ago. The photo quality and 4K video is fantastic. The camera is big but not too heavy. It is easy to hold because it has a very nice grip. There are many menus... Read more…

Reviewed 25 November 2014 by FrontPage
FrontPage would recommend the Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ1000

I've had the FZ1K for a month now and wish I could use it for even more shoots to expand my knowledge of what the camera can do (and can't). First and foremost, there's so much beneath the hood... Read more…

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Manufacturer Part Numbers canon dmcfz1000, canon dmcfz1000e, canon dmcfz1000eb, panasonic p012711, canon dmcfz1000ebk, panasonic p012711k, panasonic panasonic, panasonic dmcfz1000, panasonic promotion, panasonic dmcfz1000e, panasonic dmcfz1000eb, panasonic dmcfz1000ebk, panasonic lumixdmcfz1000, panasonic lumixdmcfz1000e, panasonic lumixdmcfz1000eb
Barcodes 00635131600913, 00885170188235, 04549077133120, 05025232782499, 05025232782543

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