Panasonic lumix dmc-fz48 sample image
Panasonic lumix dmc-fz48 sample image

The macro function enables frame filling close-ups

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Panasonic lumix dmc-fz48 sample image
Panasonic lumix dmc-fz48 sample image

Colours can be quite subdued using default settings

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Panasonic lumix dmc-fz48 sample image
Panasonic lumix dmc-fz48 sample image

The 24x zoom lens is great for isolating distant subjects

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Panasonic lumix dmc-fz48 sample image
Panasonic lumix dmc-fz48 sample image

A 25mm wide angle as found on the FZ48 is useful for landscapes and shooting in tight spaces

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Panasonic lumix dmc-fz48 sample image
Panasonic lumix dmc-fz48 sample image

Distortion is very low, especially for a lens covering such a huge range of focal lengths

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Panasonic lumix dmc-fz48 sample image
Panasonic lumix dmc-fz48 sample image

Levels of detail are maintained well throughout the zoom range

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Panasonic lumix dmc-fz48 sample image
Panasonic lumix dmc-fz48 sample image

Balanced exposures are produced by the Intelligent Multiple Metering system

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Panasonic lumix dmc-fz48 sample image
Panasonic lumix dmc-fz48 sample image

The AF system is just fast enough for adequate quick snatch shots like this

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Panasonic lumix dmc-fz48 sample image
Panasonic lumix dmc-fz48 sample image

Shutter lag is minimal, even when using the flash, once the camera is correctly focused.

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Panasonic lumix dmc-fz48 sample image
Panasonic lumix dmc-fz48 sample image

Creative Control Sepia.

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Panasonic lumix dmc-fz48 sample image

Creative Control High Dynamic.

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Panasonic lumix dmc-fz48 sample image

Creative Control Pinhole.

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Panasonic lumix dmc-fz48 sample image

Creative Control Film Grain.

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