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Discussion in 'Panasonic Chat' started by Brian, Apr 5, 2010.

  1. Brian

    Brian Venerable Elder

    Perhaps your standards are higher than mine, and anyway I only print to A3.
     
  2. Larry Shone

    Larry Shone Well-Known Member

    I dont print at all Brian but I wouldnt dream of using my FZ7 beyond ISO 100! Its lowerst is 80 and even that shows noise in dark areas-ridiculous!
     
  3. Brian

    Brian Venerable Elder

    But Larry what are you trying to prove? This thread is about the GF1 Panasonic which has a huge sensor ( roughly 7x ) compared to the FZ7 and quite honestly on another planet in every respect.

    Owning a GF1 and two Nikons a D200 and a D300 I can assure you for me the GF1 is better at 800 ISO then the former and perhaps only a stop behind the latter.

    Don't take my word for it read DPreview etc.

    Yes it has faults but what doesn't.
     
  4. Larry Shone

    Larry Shone Well-Known Member

    Sorry Brian, I had no idea of the specs of the GF1, I just presumed it was another pseudo SLR with small sensor and high pixel count.
     
  5. Brian

    Brian Venerable Elder

    You are excused. :)
     
  6. Zou

    Zou Well-Known Member

    I was quite impressed with my mum's GF1 which I had a chance to use whilst we were on holiday last month. The major downer for me was the interface, I found it all a bit fiddly (certainly a step behind my Pentax and Nikon digital cameras). That said, IQ was excellent, it's a great size, and a very pleasing camera to use (once correctly set).
     
  7. Brian

    Brian Venerable Elder

    I agree, well I think I agree if by interface you mean the controls.
     

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