Panasonic’s TZ Lumix travecompacts have always offered impressive zoom lenses and high resolution, and now the latest modecomes with GPS. We put the DMC-TZ10 to the test
- 12.1 million pixels
- 12x opticazoom (25-300mm equivalent)
- Built-in GPS
- Manuaexposure controls
- Street price around £280
Not every photographer wants to lug a DSLR around with them on holiday, and often a travecompact camera is a neat compromise of size, convenience, features and image quality.
The cameras in Panasonic’s TraveZoom, or TZ, range have been among the most popular travecompacts for photo enthusiasts for some time. This has been achieved by consistently marrying an impressive zoom lens to a compact camera body with a fulcomplement of automatic and manuaexposure controls.