Conclusion: Panasonic Lumix G1 Micro Four Thirds camera system The media warmly and enthusiastically received the introduction of the Micro FourThirds system. And although the announcement was made by Panasonic and Olympus together, Panasonic managed to surprise the entire world press by presenting the world's...
Summary: The Micro Four Thirds system will definitely have an impact on the photography world, not least the Panasonic Lumix G1. The reduction in size that the new system allows means interchangeable-lens cameras are going to get smaller, and as such will appeal to a wider audience. What?
Conclusion: It’s clear to us this really a version 1.0 camera. It does what it was intended to do, but we wanted more – and less – of some things. We wanted video capability and more lenses to choose from. We also wanted less noise at higher ISOs.
Pros: First Micro Four Thirds camera; high quality LiveView finder; good 3-inch screen
Cons: Expensive; not many lens available w/out an adapter; live View finder is a bit disconcerting
The DMC-G1K from Panasonic shares more in common with a digital SLR camera than a typical compact digital camera.
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22 May 2009
Summary: It's not a traditional D-SLR but the LUMIX DMC-G1K is definitely as versatile as one, and much more compact. It's easy to use, and its images are very sharp. Give it a go if you want something that won't compromise your mobility yet will give you the flexibility to change lenses.
Pros: Compact body, interchangeable lenses, accurate electronic viewfinder, fast performance, stacks of settings to play with
Excerpt: Features & handling The Panasonic Lumix DMC-G1 digital camera uses the Micro FourThirds system and offers a 100%-coverage digital Live View viewfinder. Unlike a conventional optical viewfinder, this system shows you an image that's been processed by the camera's sensor.
Conclusion: Met de Panasonic LUMIX DMC-G1 staan we aan de vooravond van een nieuwe reeks camera’s gebaseerd op het Micro Four Thirds systeem. In theorie een heel interessante ontwikkeling die met de LUMIX G1 laat zien dat de praktijk er op zijn minst net zo interessant uitziet.
Excerpt: Mais conhecida por aqui pela suas câmeras de bolso, a Panasonic expande ainda mais sua oferta de produtos no Brasil, com a chegada da Lumix DMC-G1. É sua primeira câmera D-SLR baseada no novo padrão Micro Four Thirds , que abre espaço para toda uma nova geração de modelos compactos com lente...
Conclusion: Panasonic Lumix G1 Micro FourThirds-Kamerasystem Die Einführung des Micro FourThirds-Systems wurde von den Medien im Allgemeinen sehr begeistert aufgenommen. Obwohl die Ankündigung von Panasonic und Olympus gemeinsam vorgenommen wurde, hat Panasonic es verstanden die Weltpresse zu überraschen, indem...