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Panasonic Lumix DMC-LF1 Digital Camera

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12.1MP 7.1x MOS May 2013
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41 Reasons For

Five Industry Awards

The writers at Ephotozine and Camera Labs both recommend this compact camera and have given it their "Recommended" award.

In addition, this digital camera received a "Highly Recommended" award from PhotographyBlog.com, confirming their endorsement and What Digital Camera concluded that it was marvellous and gave it a "Gold" award. This camera also received an "Editor's Choice" award from Ferra.ru.

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Expert Reviews Are Good

Twenty-five experts from sites including PhotographyBlog.com, Ephotozine, Expert Reviews and Techradar have rated this camera on average 80%.

Good Owner Reviews

On average, based on 54 owner reviews the average owner rating of this Panasonic camera is 86 out of 100.

Good Product Quality

Some people wrote in their reviews that the product was good quality. D. Tripathi said in their review “Also has a metal body” and rated it 80 out of 100. D. Tripathi also wrote “Outdoor shots very sharp and the lens quality really shines”. Graham gave this digital camera an excellent rating and he mentioned in his Panasonic Lumix DMC-LF1 review on Amazon two years ago “What a great quality picture in both colour”.

Good Size

Fourty-one Panasonic Lumix DMC-LF1 reviewers agreed that it was compact. In November last year Garth Riley mentioned in his review “A compact camera with a viewfinder (EVF), I like the iA+ option”. Jmd gave this digital camera a very good review and said on Amazon “Excellent true compact”. Jmd also wrote “The image quality is much better than a typical compact”.

Two Panasonic Lumix DMC-LF1 owners who reviewed this digital camera agreed that it was a good body shape. Techamuna.com mentioned two years ago “Genuinely pocketable body” . One Panasonic Lumix DMC-LF1 reviewer mentioned in their reviews that this digital camera was a good depth. Last year Pluto wrote “At f8 you are getting a very pleasing depth perception”.

One Panasonic Lumix DMC-LF1 reviewer who bought it reckoned that it was lightweight. Mrs. M. Eager wrote in their Panasonic Lumix DMC-LF1 review “This is a very lightweight camera, with lots of features (hence 3 stars - 2 stars seemed a bit too mean”.

One person said in their reviews that it was thick.

One Panasonic Lumix DMC-LF1 reviewer who reviewed the product concluded that it was thin. A. Peterson said on Amazon “It is thin, truly pocket-sized”.

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Robust

Several Panasonic Lumix DMC-LF1 owners concluded that the Panasonic Lumix DMC-LF1 was well made. D. Tripathi mentioned in their Panasonic Lumix DMC-LF1 review “It is cheaper, has a built in viewfinder”. Two years ago Graham wrote on Amazon “Overall this is a solid and quality product” in his review. Expert review site Ephotozine.com mentioned in their review “It has a built in electronic viewfinder” .

One Panasonic Lumix DMC-LF1 reviewer mentioned in their reviews that it was reliable. Expert review site Digitalversus.com mentioned “It's a reliable little expert compact that's enjoyable to use thanks to its compact size, its light weight” and gave it a rating of 80 out of 100.

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Easy to Use

Several customers mentioned that the Panasonic Lumix DMC-LF1 was easy to use. Last year A. Peterson mentioned on Amazon “We like small easy to use point and shoot cameras” in their review. Alijami said on Amazon “I like the large control ring” and scored the product 5 stars. Colin from Hants wrote “It tells you what the buttons are, rather than how to use them” however despite that he rated it 60 out of 100.

Some people who reviewed the product wrote that it was easy to use the menus. Two years ago Geoff mentioned in their Panasonic Lumix DMC-LF1 review “Very good performance - and clear menus for personalising commonly used”. Music Maven gave the Panasonic Lumix DMC-LF1 an excellent rating and mentioned on Amazon “Brilliant camera, Really good pictures on auto settings, rich colours, good detail”.

One customer who reviewed it mentioned that it was easy to handle. Techamuna.com mentioned two years ago “Good build quality, handles nicely, good balance between simplicity”.

One person mentioned in their reviews that it was easy to setup. Mobile said on Amazon “However, surprisingly easy to set up and use; despite the very sketchy instruction leaflet” in their Panasonic Lumix DMC-LF1 review and gave it a score of 80 out of 100.

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Good Quality Pictures

A number of Panasonic Lumix DMC-LF1 reviewers who bought this digital camera thought it was able to produce good images. A. Peterson wrote in their review of the Panasonic Lumix DMC-LF1 in November last year “Bigger sensor taking excellent pictures”. D. Tripathi wrote “The picture is very good and matches the Canon in most respects” in their review of the Panasonic Lumix DMC-LF1 and gave the product a rating of 80 out of 100. D. Tripathi also wrote “The image stablilisation is a winner”.

A few Panasonic Lumix DMC-LF1 owners who reviewed it thought it had a good image sensor. Jmd said “And the typical outright picture quality isnt as far ahead of a decent small sensor compact as you might hope”. Mobile wrote “Tiny for a large sensor F2 zoom compact” . Expert review site Whatdigitalcamera.com wrote in their Panasonic Lumix DMC-LF1 review “The Panasonic LUMIX DMC-LF1 features a 12.1MP MOS sensor and deliver”.

Several Panasonic Lumix DMC-LF1 reviewers wrote in their reviews that the Panasonic Lumix DMC-LF1 had a good picture resolution. Jmd mentioned “Was capable of shooting in low light with fast, erratic subjects (my kids!)”. Photographyblog.com gave this digital camera a score of 5 stars and mentioned on PhotographyBlog.com “A 7x zoom lens, full range of manual shooting modes and RAW file support”. Brisbanetimes.com.au said in their review of the Panasonic Lumix DMC-LF1 “LIKEThe electronic viewfinder is marvellous - tiny, relatively low resolution.”.

One person said in their reviews that it had a good ISO range. Liliana Costa wrote “It allows low apertures and great iso control” in her review of the Panasonic Lumix DMC-LF1.

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Good Quality Lens

A few Panasonic Lumix DMC-LF1 reviewers who purchased this digital camera considered that it had a good zoom. Alijami said in their review “Next a "sensible" zoom”. D. Tripathi said on Amazon “The extra zoom is useful here” in their review of the Panasonic Lumix DMC-LF1 and scored this digital camera 4 stars. D. Tripathi also wrote “The zoom is considerably more versatile”.

A number of Panasonic Lumix DMC-LF1 owners reckoned that it had a good lens. Music Maven gave this digital camera a rating of 5 stars and wrote last year “A bright lens that would shoot well in low light”. Pocket-Lint.com rated the product 4 stars and wrote on expert website Pocket Lint “The small size, suitably wide-ranging zoom lens and a built-in electronic viewfinder appeared to be Panasonic's all-in-one -”. Techamuna.com wrote “Lens quality could be improved, especially at telephoto”.

A few Panasonic Lumix DMC-LF1 reviewers thought it had a good autofocus. D. Tripathi wrote in their Panasonic Lumix DMC-LF1 review two years ago “Could not live with the unreliable focus and slow write times for raw photos”. P. Collins said in their review of the Panasonic Lumix DMC-LF1 “To it s credit can adjust for eye focus and give full view of actual photo including any adjustments” . Expert review site Hardwarezone.com.sg wrote “With smartphones eating away at the entry-level compact camera segment, camera manufacturers have shifted their focus to the advanced compact segment” in their review of the Panasonic Lumix DMC-LF1.

One Panasonic Lumix DMC-LF1 owner who reviewed this digital camera reckoned that it had a good image stabiliser. Garth Riley mentioned last year “The camera image stabiliser works well for still pictures” .

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Good Video Capture

Six Panasonic Lumix DMC-LF1 reviewers mentioned in their reviews that this digital camera was good for video recording. Last year Garth Riley said in his review of this digital camera “Is acceptable rather than great for video that said the AVCHD is good although you have limited manual settings for video hence 4 * rating”. Jmd wrote in their review “Its video quality is excellent to” and gave this digital camera an excellent rating. Jmd also mentioned “Indoors the video quality is really exceptional”.

Good Screen / Viewfinder

Fourteen people concluded that it had a good viewfinder. A. Peterson said “It even has a basic viewfinder just-like-they-used-to-have, so you can see what you are taking in bright sunlight” in their Panasonic Lumix DMC-LF1 review but in spite of that they only scored it 3 stars. Blaise said “The electronic viewfinder is a useful addition for those times when brightness makes the rear screen hard to see” in their review of this digital camera and scored it 80 out of 100. Frenzied Gerbil wrote in their Panasonic Lumix DMC-LF1 review “This camera fits my spec yet still has enough extras to give opportunity for a little "play"The eye level viewfinder is very good especially considering it's size”.

Several Panasonic Lumix DMC-LF1 owners who bought it concluded that it had a good screen. Two years ago Techamuna.com mentioned “Screen could be better”. Some customers who bought the Panasonic Lumix DMC-LF1 mentioned that it had an electronic viewfinder. Techamuna.com said “Builtin EVF” in their review of this digital camera.

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Good Support

Eight Panasonic Lumix DMC-LF1 owners who purchased it agreed that it had good technical guidance. Blaise wrote on Amazon “None in English! Though the accompanying CD manual for 'advanced use' has an English language section” in their Panasonic Lumix DMC-LF1 review and gave the Panasonic Lumix DMC-LF1 a score of 80 out of 100. Two years ago Colin from Hants said on Amazon “I may decide to add a further review once I've got to know the camera, without the distraction of that bloody awful manual!” yet he gave the Panasonic Lumix DMC-LF1 a score of 3 stars. Geoff rated it 4 stars and mentioned in their review “Capable of full manual control if required”.

Good Technical Features

A number of customers who bought the product reckoned that it had good features. P. Collins scored the product 5 stars and wrote on Amazon “Lumix are great cameras and this has all normal features and fits easily into pocket” in their review. Expert website Ephotozine.com mentioned “The Panasonic Lumix LF1 is the latest "Serious compact" camera from Panasonic and features a bright f/2.0 Leica 7.1x optical zoom lens, 12 megapixel sensor”. Ephotozine.com also said “The Panasonic Lumix LF1 delivers good images, with bright saturated colours, along with a whole host of features, including excellent Wi-Fi control”.

Good Brand

Panasonic compact cameras have good ratings on average and across all digital cameras Panasonic is one of the superior brands.

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Nice Design

Two customers said in their reviews that it was good looking. D. Tripathi said in their review “Sound is pretty good” . Liliana Costa mentioned in her review “For those interested in the video quality, for a camera this size it's pretty good”.

One Panasonic Lumix DMC-LF1 reviewer who reviewed this digital camera concluded that it was neat. Ephotozine.com mentioned on Ephotozine “The compact body fits neatly into your pocket”.

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Good Connectivity

A number of customers who reviewed this digital camera thought it was wifi compatible. Graham mentioned “The only niggle is the wifi - next to useless in what you can do with this feature”. M Y. rated it 5 stars and wrote in their review of this digital camera on Amazon “Best compact I have used, really good image quality, small, wifi very handy & works well, EV is small”. Music Maven said “Easily fixed by buying one, there are plenty on Amazon.- REALLY bad is the wi-fi” in their review of the Panasonic Lumix DMC-LF1.

A number of Panasonic Lumix DMC-LF1 reviewers wrote in their reviews that the product was good in terms of USB connections. Blaise mentioned last year “The charging cable is a USB type for computer”. James mentioned in his review “Its retail partners say it has a micro USB port for charging/data transfer”.

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Acceptable Noise Level

One person who purchased it concluded that it was noisy. M. Bernard said on Amazon “As is often in life looks can be deceiving! Let me start by saying this little camera is never going to beat a dSLR in any noise, resolution, dynamic range” in their review.

Good Flash

One person who bought the product mentioned that it had a good flash. D. Tripathi said in their review of this digital camera “The flash photos come out nice too, although colours not completely true to the original”.

Supports WiFi Connectivity

The Lumix DMC-LF1 supports WiFi connectivity. Most of the other comparable spec digital cameras that are a similar age to the Lumix DMC-LF1 do not support WiFi connectivity.

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Supports Video Recording

supports video recording

The Lumix DMC-LF1 supports video recording. Most of the other compact cameras that were released around the same time as the Lumix DMC-LF1 do not support video recording.

Alternative cameras which also support video recording that you might want to look at include the Canon PowerShot G15.

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Has a Built-In Flash

has a built-in flash

The Lumix DMC-LF1 has a built-in flash, as do most of the other compact cameras that are a similar age to the Lumix DMC-LF1.

There are a number of other digital cameras which also have a built-in flash which you might also want to consider including the Sony DSC-HX300 ($540.86), or the Canon PowerShot G15.

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Has an Image Stabiliser

The Lumix DMC-LF1 has an image stabiliser. Most of the other compact cameras that were launched more than two years ago also have an image stabiliser.

Alternative digital cameras which also have an image stabiliser that you might want to look at include the Sony DSC-HX300 ($540.86), or the Canon PowerShot G15.

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Supports Full HD Video

supports Full HD video

The Lumix DMC-LF1 supports Full HD video, as do most of the other cameras that came out more than two years ago.

There are a number of other digital cameras which also support Full HD video which you might want to consider including the Sony DSC-HX300 ($540.86), or the Canon PowerShot G15.

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Very Light

The lightest compact camera that has been on the market for more than two years is 130g and the heaviest is 630g. The Lumix DMC-LF1 is quite light (only 170 grams) compared to most of the other cameras of this age and spec.

Cameras with a heavier weight that might be worth looking at include the Sony DSC-HX300 ($540.86) (623g), or the Canon PowerShot G15 (352g).

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Has a Micro HDMI Connector

The number of HDMI connector types found on the Panasonic Lumix DMC-LF1 is more than most compact cameras that came out more than two years ago. This digital camera has a Micro HDMI connector, which is the most commonly found HDMI connector found on compact cameras that have been available for a comparable time to the Lumix DMC-LF1.

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Fairly Long Maximum Camera Shutter Speed

At 60 seconds, the Lumix DMC-LF1 has a fairly long maximum camera shutter speed compared to most of the other compact cameras that are a similar age to the Lumix DMC-LF1. The maximum camera shutter speeds of compact cameras that came out around the same time as the Lumix DMC-LF1 range from 4s to 300s, and the average maximum camera shutter speed is 46s.

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Has Three Photo Effects

The number of photo effects found on the Lumix DMC-LF1 is more than most digital cameras that have been available for around the same time as it. This camera has a Black&White photo effect, which is the most commonly found photo effect found on cameras of a comparable age and spec to the Lumix DMC-LF1. The photo effects "Sepia" and "Vivid" are also found on this digital camera.

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Fairly High JPEG Frame Rate

At 50 frames per second, the Lumix DMC-LF1 has a fairly high JPEG frame rate compared to most of the other comparable spec cameras that have been around for more than two years. The average JPEG frame rate of cameras of a similar age and spec to the Lumix DMC-LF1 is 37fps.

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Has One Playback Mode

The number of camera playback modes found on the Lumix DMC-LF1 is more than most digital cameras of this type and age. The most commonly found playback mode is Movie, but this playback mode is not found on this Panasonic digital camera. The playback modes Slide show are also found on this camera.

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4000 X 3000 Still Image Resolution

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-LF1 has a higher still image resolution than most cameras of this age and type. This Panasonic digital camera has a 4000 x 3000 still image resolution, whereas most cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as it have a 640 x 480 still image resolution. In addition, this camera have still image resolutions of 480 x 480, 640 x 360, 640 x 424, 1536 x 1536, 1920 x 1080, 1920 x 1920, 2048 x 1360, 2048 x 1536, 2448 x 2448, 2560 x 1440, 2560 x 1712, 2560 x 1920, 2992 x 2992, 3264 x 1840, 3264 x 2176, 3264 x 2448 and 4000 x 2248 and 4000 x 2672. Across all compact cameras that came out around the same time as the Lumix DMC-LF1 the still image resolution ranges from 384 x 480 (worst) to 4608 x 3456 (best).

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolution

This camera supports a video resolution of 640 x 480|1280 x 720|1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most commonly supported video resolution on compact cameras that are a comparable age to it. A video resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels is equivalent to Full HD video. You will require a Full HD TV or better to appreciate this level of detail.

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Has Four Light Exposure Modes

The number of light exposure modes found on the Lumix DMC-LF1 is more than most digital cameras of a comparable type and age to it. This camera has a Manual light exposure mode, which is the most commonly found light exposure mode found on cameras of this age and type. The light exposure modes "Aperture priority AE", "Auto" and "Shutter priority AE" are also found on this digital camera.

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Supports Ten ISO Speeds

The Lumix DMC-LF1 has a greater number of ISO speeds than most digital cameras of this age and type. The most commonly supported ISO speed is 160, but this ISO speed is not supported by this camera. The ISO speeds 80, 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200, 6400, 12800 and Auto are also supported by this Panasonic digital camera.

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Features Four Auto Focus

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-LF1 has a greater number of auto focusing (AF) modes than most similar spec cameras that have been on the market for more than two years. This camera features a Face detection auto focus, which is the most commonly featured auto focus featured on cameras of a comparable type and age to the Lumix DMC-LF1. The auto focus "Continuous Auto Focus", "Selective Auto Focus" and "Tracking Auto Focus" are also featured on this Panasonic digital camera.

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Very Short

The heights of cameras of this spec and age range from 58mm to 94mm. The Panasonic Lumix DMC-LF1 is fairly short (only 62.1 millimeters) compared to most of the other compact cameras that were launched around the same time as the Lumix DMC-LF1.

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TFT Display

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-LF1 has a better display than most cameras of a similar age and spec to it. This camera has a TFT display, whereas most compact cameras that were released more than two years ago have an LCD display. TFT LCDs provide better image quality and higher resolutions to earlier LCD displays but their limitations are narrow viewing angles and poor vislibility in direct sunlight.

A TFT display is in fact the best display amongst all digital cameras of a comparable age and spec to the Lumix DMC-LF1.

An LCD display is the worst display across comparable types of digital camera.

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Narrow

Across all the digital cameras that have been on the market for a comparable time to the Lumix DMC-LF1 the widths range from 62mm to 140mm, and the average width is 110mm. With a width of only 102.5 millimeters, the Lumix DMC-LF1 is one of the narrower similar spec digital cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as the Lumix DMC-LF1 amongst compact cameras of this age.

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Very Thin

The thinnest similar spec camera that has been on the market for more than two years is 16mm deep and the thickest is 110mm. The Lumix DMC-LF1 is quite thin (only 27.9 millimeters) compared to most of the other cameras of a similar type and age to the Lumix DMC-LF1.

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Auto Focus

This digital camera has an Auto/Manual focus, which is typical of many cameras that have been available for more than two years.

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Very Small Minimum Aperture

Across all the compact cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as the Lumix DMC-LF1 the minimum apertures range from 1.7 to 4.5, and the average minimum aperture is 2.6. The Panasonic Lumix DMC-LF1 has a quite small minimum aperture (only 2) compared to most of the other cameras of a comparable age and type to the Lumix DMC-LF1.

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Very Small Minimum ISO Speed

With a minimum ISO speed of only 80, the Lumix DMC-LF1 has a fairly small minimum ISO speed compared to most of the other digital cameras that were launched around the same time as the Lumix DMC-LF1. Digital cameras of this age and spec have minimum ISO speed of between 80 and 160.

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10 Reasons Against

Poor Battery Life

Some customers wrote in their reviews that it did not have a good battery life. D. Tripathi wrote two years ago “I have at times inadvertently shut down the camera when I meant to take a shot! The battery life is not great” in their review of this digital camera although they rated it 4 stars. Last year Garth Riley said on Amazon “Battery life is not great if you start searching through the menus so a spare battery is a must” in his review of the Panasonic Lumix DMC-LF1 however despite that he scored it 4 stars. Three years ago Mrs. M. Eager rated this digital camera 3 stars and said on Amazon “Sadly for me, let down by disappointing image quality and battery life”.

Not Waterproof

The Lumix DMC-LF1 is not waterproof. Most of the other similar spec cameras that have been on the market for more than two years are also not waterproof.

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Not 3D Compatible

Most digital cameras of a similar type and age to the Lumix DMC-LF1 are not 3D compatible. The Lumix DMC-LF1 is no exception to this as it too is not 3D compatible.

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Does Not Have a GPS

Like most of the other cameras that have been available for a similar time to the Lumix DMC-LF1, the Lumix DMC-LF1 does not have a GPS.

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Very Low Megapixel Count

The Lumix DMC-LF1 has a fairly low megapixel count (only 12.1 megapixels) compared to most of the other cameras of a similar type and age to the Lumix DMC-LF1. The average megapixel count of comparable spec digital cameras that were released more than two years ago is 16MP.

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Only MOS Sensor Type

This camera has a MOS sensor type, which is the most commonly found sensor type on comparable spec cameras that were launched around the same time as it.

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Only Features Five Flash Modes

The Lumix DMC-LF1 has a greater number of flash modes than most cameras that have been available for a comparable time to it. This camera features an Auto flash mode, which is the most frequently featured flash mode featured on digital cameras that have been on the market for a similar time to the Lumix DMC-LF1. The flash modes "Forced off", "Forced on", "Red-eye reduction" and "Slow synchronization" are also featured on this digital camera.

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Very Few Total Megapixel Count

The least total megapixel count of digital cameras of this spec and age is 12MP and the most is 33MP. The Panasonic Lumix DMC-LF1 has one of the less total megapixel counts (only 12.8 megapixels) amongst cameras of this age.

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Only 1920x1080@25fps Resolution and Capture Speed

The Lumix DMC-LF1 has a 1920x1080@25fps resolution and capture speed which is higher than most cameras that have been on the market for more than two years. Most compact cameras that were launched around the same time as it have a 1920x1080@30fps resolution and capture speed. This camera also have resolution and capture speeds of 1280x720@25fps, 1280x720@50fps and 1920x1080@50fps and 640x480@25fps.

A 1920x1080@25fps resolution and capture speed is in fact the worst resolution at capture speeds amongst all compact cameras that have been available for around the same time as the Lumix DMC-LF1.

A 1920x1080@60fps resolution and capture speed is the best resolution at capture speeds across comparable types of digital camera.

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Very Small Viewfinder Screen Size

The Lumix DMC-LF1 has one of the smaller viewfinder screen sizes (only 0.2 inches) amongst compact cameras of this age. The average viewfinder screen size of cameras of this age and spec is 0.29".

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5 Other reasons to consider the Panasonic Lumix DMC-LF1

Released Over Three Years Ago

This digital camera has been on the market for over three years.

Average Screen Size

The Lumix DMC-LF1 has a relatively typical screen size (3 inches) compared to most of the other cameras that were released more than two years ago.

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SD Memory Card

This digital camera supports an SD|SDHC|SDXC memory card, which is typical of many compact cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as it. SD cards are by far the most common type of memory card. They are compatible with the majority of digital cameras.

If you want a digital camera with a better memory card type then you might want to look at the Sony DSC-HX300 ($540.86) (MS Duo|MS PRO Duo|MS Pro-HG Duo|SD|SDHC|SDXC), or the Canon PowerShot G15 (SD|SDHC|SDXC).

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Average Digital Zoom

At 4 times zoom factor, the Lumix DMC-LF1 has a relatively average digital zoom compared to most of the other compact cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as the Lumix DMC-LF1.

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Average Optical Zoom

With an optical zoom of 7.1 times zoom factor, the Lumix DMC-LF1 has a pretty average optical zoom compared to most of the other similar spec cameras that are a comparable age to the Lumix DMC-LF1.

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Specification

Picture Quality
Camera Type
Megapixel Count
Sensor Type
Optical Sensor Size
Still Image Resolution
Maximum Image Resolution
Image Format
Total Megapixel Count
Image Stabilizer
Aspect Ratio
Image Sensor Size
Design
Waterproof
Colour
Lens System
Optical Zoom
Digital Zoom
Maximum Aperture
Minimum Aperture
Maximum Focal Length
Minimum Focal Length
Focal Length Range
Extra / Smart Zoom
Lens Structure
Focusing
Auto Focus
Macro Focusing Range
Auto Mode Focusing Range
Focus
Macro Focusing Range (tele)
Auto Mode Focusing Range
Light Exposure
Light Exposure Mode
ISO Speed
Maximum ISO Speed
Minimum ISO Speed
Light Metering Mode
Light Exposure Correction
Light Exposure Control
Shutter
Maximum Camera Shutter Speed
Minimum Camera Shutter Speed
Flash
Flash Mode
Tele Flash Range
Flash Range
Video
Maximum Video Resolution
JPEG Frame Rate
Video Format
Analog Signal Format
Video Resolution
Resolution and Capture Speed
HD Type
Audio
Audio Format
Audio System
Memory
Memory Card
Internal Memory
Maximum Memory Card Size
Memory Slot
Display
Screen Size
Display
Vari-Angle LCD Display
Field of View
Display Resolution
Viewfinder
Viewfinder Screen Size
Viewfinder
Ports & Interfaces
HDMI Connector
Camera
3D Compatible
GPS
White Balance Mode
Shooting Mode
Photo Effect
Self-Timer
Image Editing Mode
Camera File System
Playback Mode
Scene Mode
On Screen Display Language
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Weight Including Battery
Battery
Power Source
Battery
Supported Battery
Battery Capacity
Shot Per Battery Charge
Battery Voltage
System Requirements
Packaging Content
Bundled Software
Included Cable
Networking
Bluetooth
Wireless LAN Type
Other Features
Interface
Dimension
Camera Shutter Speed Range
Accessories
Technical Details

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Expert Reviews

(40)
24 December 2014

Overall, I was very happy with my decision to get the LF1. I got what I wanted which was good image quality and the ability to connect to my phone. I do wish it has a brighter aperture and top end...

Good image quality and performance
Useful 28200mm zoom
EVF
WiFi and NFC
Full manual control
Proprietary charging cable
The viewfinder is a bit of a waste of time, the battery life is not the greatest if you use the WiFi and it's all too easy to turn it off by accident
While the viewfinder is a boon, the dioptre adjustment is crude
We had difficulty getting a sharp image
Electronic viewfinder is too small
27 November 2014

It?s no secret that smartphones and their increasingly powerful cameras are eating away at the sales of traditional low-end compacts...

27 December 2013

The Panasonic Lumix LF1 a very decent camera that produces some very decent shots but, unless you really, really need a viewfinder, there's little about it that screams, ?buy me!?...

24 October 2013

Cameras Digital Life News Technology News DateOctober 24, 2013 (0) Read later This 12 megapixel compact camera has a 7X (28-200mm) optically stabilised zoom lens. It is built around... Read more…

24 October 2013

The LF1 is the camera many people have longed for - a compact with a viewfinder at a reasonable price. This is an ideal travel camera with a zoom that is more than adequate and, by being kept to a...

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User Reviews

(40)
Reviewed 27 May 2015 by Blaise
(Verified Purchase)

Great camera and does what it says. No longer wishing to carry around a full sized digital SLR I wanted something that would fit in a pocket and point and shoot when needed but also allow me to... Read more…

Reviewed 26 December 2014 by Geoff
(Verified Purchase)

Ideal as a small point and shoot camera, and capable of full manual control if required. Very good performance - and clear menus for personalising commonly used settings. I now get shots which... Read more…

Reviewed 8 May 2015 by Jane
(Verified Purchase)

The camera arrived very quickly following the order. However, my one complaint is that the manual and other instructions on how to use the camera came in almost every language used in the world... Read more…

Reviewed 7 January 2016 by Unbelievable
(Verified Purchase)

Good all round camera would highly recommend...

Reviewed 7 January 2016 by Unbelievable
(Verified Purchase)

Good all round camera would highly recommend .

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Manufacturer Part Numbers dmclf1ew, dmclf1ek, dmclf1egw, dmclf1egk, panasonic dmclf1, panasonic dmclf1w
Barcodes 05025232739004, 05025232739011, 05025232739028, 05025232739127
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