'thoroughly enjoyable camera'
'The screen is bright and clear as a means of composition whether shooting inside or out, and if visibility does suffer in sunlight there's the option to switch to the electronic viewfinder via the LVF button on the camera's rear.'
'excellent compact system camera'
'But just because it's affordable doesn't mean it feels cheap per se; the GF7 isn't the very best built Lumix camera in the range, as price dictates, but this small-scale model is well crafted all things considered. '
'180° tiltable touchscreen'
Panasonic's entry-level mirrorless compact system camera gets an upgrade
'It does much better as a dedicated camera, offering the most features and best image quality from any smartphone that we've tested thanks to a unique blend of large sensor, quality lens and years of photography know-how.'
'At last, a real camera on a smartphone / picture quality better than any other smartphone. '
'Full manual control.'
'4.7-inch full HD'
'Top-notch high ISO performance'
'The supplied external flash worked well indoors, with no red-eye and adequate exposure. '
Panasonic's LX compact series gets a bigger sensor and traditional controls
Advanced compact hits all the right notes
'The Panasonic FZ1000 is an extremely interesting camera, and one built with a very clear rival in mind. '
'excellent bridge camera'
'So if you're looking for a DSLR alternative with a long lens then, all things considered, the FZ1000 is an affordable and viable solution. '
'The RX10's denser build is indicative of its internal magnesium alloy chassis and weather-sealed design.'
'Panasonic has been at the forefront of the travel compact camera market for some time, and the latest model to sit at the top of the range, the DMC-TZ70 builds on what is already a fantastic reputation.'
A versatile camera with a massive zoom in a handy size that can be taken anywhere