I never do video with my Panasonic Lumix G85 but I love to photograph with it!

We already know that many videographers love to work with the Panasonic Lumix G85 (G80/G81) because it is a very competent camera to do animated image recording. Its successor, the Lumix G95, have tried to increase to that deserved reputation by upgrading the image sensor from 16MP to 20MP and by adding some practical features like … Continuer la lecture de I never do video with my Panasonic Lumix G85 but I love to photograph with it!

The Panasonic Lumix G Vario 100-300mm F4-5.5 II Power OIS: the affordable bird-watcher super zoom lens!

Is the Panasonic Lumix G Vario 100-300mm F4-5.6 II Power OIS zoom lens the ultimate super telephoto for less than $900CAN? A look into the latest Panasonic MFT lens line-up seems to confirm this assertion. But what about the qualities of this specialized telephoto zoom lens? Its very modest aperture (considering the MFT format), the … Continuer la lecture de The Panasonic Lumix G Vario 100-300mm F4-5.5 II Power OIS: the affordable bird-watcher super zoom lens!

Panasonic Lumix GX9 (GX7 Mark III): the summation of recurrent ideas / la synthèse de la continuité

(La version française est présentée à la suite du texte anglais)The summation of recurrent ideasHandholding a camera can be a very deceptive experience and can give you that you think you have finally found one of the best photo device you ever have tried. Certainly it was my own impression regarding the late Panasonic Lumix … Continuer la lecture de Panasonic Lumix GX9 (GX7 Mark III): the summation of recurrent ideas / la synthèse de la continuité

The Panasonic Lumix G 25mm F1.7 ASPH: Versatility at your service! / L’objectif de poche

Panasonic Lumix G 25mm F1.7 ASPH.(La version française est présentée à la suite du texte anglais)The Panasonic Lumix G 25mm F1.7 ASPH: Versatility at your service!We use to call it the "normal" lens in other (film or analog) ages. With an angle of view of 47 degree the Panasonic Lumix G 25mm F1.7 ASPH is … Continuer la lecture de The Panasonic Lumix G 25mm F1.7 ASPH: Versatility at your service! / L’objectif de poche

The Panasonic Lumix G Vario 45-200mm F4-5.6 II Power OIS: the portable reach optic./ Le zoom téléobjectif compact

(La version française est présentée à la suite du texte en anglais)The Panasonic Lumix G Vario 45-200mm F4-5.6 II Power OIS: the portable reach optic.When I am thinking about the Panasonic Lumix G Vario 45-200mm F4-5.6 II Power OIS zoom lens, it kept remember me the classic Nikkor 105mm F2.5 AIS short tele photo lens … Continuer la lecture de The Panasonic Lumix G Vario 45-200mm F4-5.6 II Power OIS: the portable reach optic./ Le zoom téléobjectif compact

Panasonic Lumix G Vario 45-150mm F4-5.6 Mega OIS : The boy in the box.

Photography isn't cheap these days considering the afflux of new models of cameras and lenses that are indeed more and more expensive. Many manufacturers clame this is the only way to survive with niche products that generate large gross profit marges. In fact many good entry level models in the small mirrorless planet have been … Continuer la lecture de Panasonic Lumix G Vario 45-150mm F4-5.6 Mega OIS : The boy in the box.

Panasonic Lumix GX85: le vilain petit canard!

Il a succédé au très chéri Panasonic Lumix GX7 et a préfiguré au concept du GX9, le mal-aimé remplaçant du GX8.  Le Panasonic Lumix GX85 fut pourtant une très belle évolution hybride des modèles GM5 et GX7. Plus compact ou ramassé, il personnifie l'esprit même du format MFT (M4/3) qui est d'offrir des appareils et … Continuer la lecture de Panasonic Lumix GX85: le vilain petit canard!

The Panasonic Lumix G Vario 12-60mm F3.5-5.6 Power OIS: the indispensable.

It was a bit of a surprise for many of us when the new Panasonic Lumix GX9 has been presented in Canada in combination (only) with the Panasonic Lumix G Vario 12-60mm F3.5-5.6 Power OIS. At that point we were anticipating a different lens combo match with may be a smaller size zoom lens or … Continuer la lecture de The Panasonic Lumix G Vario 12-60mm F3.5-5.6 Power OIS: the indispensable.

Le Panasonic Lumix G Vario 12-60mm F3.5-5.6 Power OIS: l’objectif des méga-stars!

Il fait souvent parti des grandes premières mais sans pour autant porter ombrage à la vedette du moment qu'il s'agisse du GX8, du G85 ou encore du tout dernier GX9. Ila tous les atouts du coéquipier modeste et travailleur, sans éclat mais suffisamment efficace et surtout versatile qui s'adapte aux circonstances. Cependant il ne saura … Continuer la lecture de Le Panasonic Lumix G Vario 12-60mm F3.5-5.6 Power OIS: l’objectif des méga-stars!

Panasonic Lumix G85 / G80: la simplicité a meilleur goût!

Le Panasonic Lumix G85 / G80: un survol français(English previous post on the Panasonic Lumix G85)Panasonic m'étonnera toujours avec les cycles de présentation de ses différents modèles. À la suite d'une période de relative tranquillité voilà que les lancements de nouveaux produits se bousculent au portillon des entrepôts Internet, des tablettes des revendeurs et des … Continuer la lecture de Panasonic Lumix G85 / G80: la simplicité a meilleur goût!

Green light for the Panasonic Lumix G85 (G80)

The Panasonic Lumix G85: the genius with modesty!Selecting a Panasonic product will be the natural alternative in M4/3 format. Over the previous years I had the chance to own some of their most recent models such as the GX7, GM5 and GX85 that I have found equally competent products into their respective speciality field. And … Continuer la lecture de Green light for the Panasonic Lumix G85 (G80)

The Walking Twins: Panasonic Lumix G Vario 12-32mm & 35-100mm Mega O.I.S.

Panasonic Lumix G Vario 12-32mm F3.5-5.6 Mega O.I.S. &Panasonic Lumix G Vario 35-100mm F4.0-5.6 Mega O.I.S.A pocket pair for everyday everywhere travellers!Behind the fact that the traditional camera users tend to be older it is a universal phenomena that most of the people regardless of their respective ages want to be more mobile. In doing … Continuer la lecture de The Walking Twins: Panasonic Lumix G Vario 12-32mm & 35-100mm Mega O.I.S.

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX8: the "Pro" Still Photographer …

The Panasonic Lumix GX8 in its nice silver delivery.A more discrete black version is also availableMy first impression was that GX8 fit like a glove to me. The handling, the control and the interface are easy to comprehend and you have the feeling to hold and to use a very pro oriented M4/3 format still … Continuer la lecture de The Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX8: the "Pro" Still Photographer …

The Panasonic Lumix GX85/GX80 (Japan GX7 Mark II): TheTraveller Successor

The Panasonic Lumix GX85/GX80 or GX7 Mark II (Japan):A very classical rangefinder style digital modern cameraMy first introduction to M4/3 image captor format was with the Olympus Pen EP-3, The camera and lenses dimensions were just perfect in my sense for an everyday compact camera. The only irritating omission was the absence of a traditional … Continuer la lecture de The Panasonic Lumix GX85/GX80 (Japan GX7 Mark II): TheTraveller Successor

On the street with the Panasonic Lumix GX7

The Panasonic Lumix GX7 digital camera was marketed more than two years ago and has been already replaced by the newest model GX8. But the GX7 is still used by many photographers as an everyday camera. It is a very handy camera designed first for still photography despite its own video ability.Table Top Wall StripesDigital … Continuer la lecture de On the street with the Panasonic Lumix GX7