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New gallery – Long exposure monochrome UK coast

New gallery uploaded. This gallery features images I made as part of a personal project. I decided it would be interesting to visit a coastal location every week and shoot some long exposure images. I started the project near my home at the Swanscombe peninsula, Dartford in the River Thames as it widens into an […]

Posted: October 6, 2018 by David

Panasonic Lumix FZ1000 diary: Image quality @400mm wide open vs Fuji X-E1 (APS-C)

Taking on the big boys – Pitting the all-in-one 1″ sensor FZ1000 bridge camera with fixed zoom against the larger APS-C sensor Fuji X-E1 with the huge Sigma 100-300 EX f/4 lens

Posted: October 1, 2018 by David

Panasonic Lumix FZ1000 diary: Image quality @400mm wide open vs G7

Battle of the Lumix – Pitting the all-in-one 1″ sensor FZ1000 bridge camera with fixed zoom against the Micro 4/3 interchangeable lens G7.

Posted: September 24, 2018 by David

Walk in the park – Taking the FZ1000 for a spin around Beckenham Place Park

Former country estate, latterly public golf course, is being regenerated with a new park lake and a visitor centre and cafe in the old stable block. I went for a wander with the FZ1000 as work commences on the project.

Posted: September 18, 2018 by David

Panasonic Lumix FZ1000 handling part 2: shooting at 300mm (equivalent) vs G7 plus 45-150mm

Comparison of the handling of the Panasonic Lumix FZ1000 and a Lumix G7 with 45-150mm shot at the 300mm (equivalent) focal length.

Posted: September 17, 2018 by David

Panasonic Lumix FZ1000 – In the field handling: first impressions at Dungeness

How does the handling of the Panasonic Lumix FZ1000 compare to a DSLR and Sigma 100-300mm F/4 in the field?

Posted: September 16, 2018 by David

Panasonic Lumix FZ1000 set up – Part 2

The Panasonic Lumix FZ1000 bridge camera is a sophisticated camera and needs careful set up. Part 2 of my settings.

Posted: September 13, 2018 by David

Panasonic Lumix FZ1000 – first stab at set up

First attempt at setting up the Panasonic Lumix FZ1000 bridge camera.

Posted: September 12, 2018 by David

Panasonic Lumix FZ1000 Day 1 – First impressions

Day 1 of my long term living with the Panasonic Lumix FZ1000 1″ sensor bridge camera diary.

Posted: September 10, 2018 by David

Panasonic Lumix FZ1000 1″ type sensor superzoom bridge camera now £428

The Panasonic Lumix FZ1000 is a chunky (but lightweight) SLR-style bridge camera featuring 1″ type 20MP I(large for bridge camera). It is now available (September 2018) for £428 in the UK with mail-in rebate – which is a bit of a bargain.

Posted: September 10, 2018 by David