Still, Panasonic FZ8 users will make good use of the camera’s image stabilization. Shipping included on all repairs. See questions and answers. Find out what’s new and notable about the Z6 in our First Impressions Review. I sometimes wish it went a little wider, but that’s a minor complaint.

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A recently published patent from Canon details the schematics for a medium telephoto macro lens with image stabilization for its new RF mount. And some people are still intimidated by even the thought of a digital SLR, imagining it would be more difficult to use than a superzoom like the FZ8.

Manual Exposure Assist When you choose to set the exposure manually, this function shows how much your setting differs from the setting the camera considers optimal. Sorry, we’re having trouble showing recommendations right now. The FZ8’s versatility and sophistication, combined with its ease of use and handling pushes some of the image noise and noise reduction issues to the back burner. Sony fixes data loss issues with firmware v2. If so, you may remember the noisy, grainy result.

That’s too bad, because the lens hood can get in the way of the built-in flash and cast a shadow. It removes lummix at the processing stages in series. In addition to the ordinary recording date, you can choose Baby or Pet mode from among the Scene Modes to print the age of a child or pet by inputting the birthdate in advance, or use the Travel Date Setting to print which day of the trip each photo was taken on.


Lumis person found this helpful. The Nikon P is a bit of an oddity, but the unique shooting opportunities it makes possible are why it’s Editor Jeff Keller’s pick this year.

Panasonic LUMIX DMC-FZ8 7.2MP Digital Camera – Black

This lets you extend the zoom ratio to 18x for 3-megapixel or less images. Has normal wear with some scratches, internal dust on LCD. For warranty information about this product, please click here. I opted for a wider angle of view and captured a series of shots with ease. Together, they form Intelligent Image Stabilizer, which makes it easy for anybody to take crisp, clear photos in just about any situation.

Built-in Optical Image Stabilizer.

Bundles that include this product. And the high speed burst mode was effective when photographing fast-moving subjects like a dog playing frisbee. Intelligent ISO Control gives you stunning images with ease because there is no need for complicated settings.

It’s also easier to steady the camera when holding it to your eye than away from your body when using the LCD and even though the FZ8’s Optical Image Stabilization works well, it’s important to keep the camera as still as possible when using the telephoto end of the zoom. Continuous AF Clear, sharp focus even for moving subjects.


I was generally able to handhold the camera lumis about 2 stops slower than normal without getting blurred images, as long as the lens wasn’t zoomed out to the max. The joystick was incorporated to facilitate operational ease and thereby lumiz the best technical advantage of the multitude of functions offered by the camera.

Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ8 Review: Digital Photography Review

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Dmd-fz8 Reviews Most recent Top Reviews. This camera has most of the attributes of a true SLR camera, but still retains the ease of operation of a point-and-shoot.

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The fact of the matter is that the lens is amazing, and in low light you can’t expect too much more than what you’ll get from this camera The more you master this camera the more it will make you want a true digital SLR, to take care of the few things that lmuix camera is not great at. White Balance White Balance.

This is a decent camera for a novice to use.