Reviews and Problems with Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ8 / DMC-ZS5
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27 November 2012
Summary: I liked this camera very much for 18 months, then a mark appeared on the pictures as if there were dust or water spot on the lens. I thought it an anomaly so ordered a second one. Voila Same problem the first time that one was used. They continue to get good ratings, but twice burned...
Great camera; terrible battery charger renders it almost useless.
31 March 2011
Summary: This excellent camera requires a proprietary battery charger. It came with the camera but failed after less than a month, and has proven nearly impossible to replace. There are several chargers in the marketplace that CLAIM to be compatible, but aren't.
Summary: More issues: * This Panasonic camera often cannot take a decent indoor picture without relying on flash. Being able to take an indoor picture using ambient light is an important feature, because most people overuse flash and then they wonder why their photos look washed out or amateurish.
Pros: Pros: * menus are intuitive * quickmenu button is very useful * viewfinder/screen is bright * all-metal construction feels good; nice heft
Cons: * The little metal door for accessing the battery compartment and memory card is EXTREMELY flimsy. It's very easy to put the battery and/or card in wrong, and wind up bending this door to close the compartment. * The USB port on the side of the camera (to connect it to your computer) does not tak...
Summary: Mi associo appieno alla valutazione di chi ha evidenziato le carenze qualitative della macchina . La personale pessima opinione deriva da un confronto diretto effettuato con una vecchia Canon di 6 anni fa, macchina da 5 Megapixel.
Summary: Tralasciando le specifiche tecniche della macchina che potete trovare molto dettagliate e precise sul sito del produttore, passiamo alla valutazione più importante per una macchina fotografica: la qualità delle foto.