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Taking the FZ1000 on weekend walks – Darent Valley, Eynsford; Royal Military Canal, Hythe

Taking the FZ1000 on weekend walks along the Darent Valley at Eynsford and the Royal Military Canal between Hythe and Seabrook. Finished off with night shots in Romney Marsh and Camber Sands.

Posted: October 25, 2018 by David

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