Returning FZ100 - so G2 or GH1?

Started Dec 12, 2010 | Discussions thread
phototransformations
Senior MemberPosts: 2,782Gear list
Like?
Re: Returning FZ100 - so G2 or GH1?
In reply to jimrpdx, Dec 12, 2010

My recollection is that the main update of the G2 over the G1 is inclusion of video and the touch screen. The GH1 has a better sensor with more dynamic range and better high ISO performance. Although a nice feature, I'm sure, the touch screen is not much of a factor to me, since I primarily use the EVF. Were I buying today, I'd get the G1+14-45 over the G2 if price was my main consideration and video didn't matter to me, or the GH1 over the G2 if prices were roughly equal, since it's a better camera.

All these cameras can use your legacy lenses. The focus assist on the G1 is a bit more fiddly (requires a two-button press instead of a wheel click), but it's perfectly usable.

 phototransformations's gear list:phototransformations's gear list
Samsung TL500 Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX7 Panasonic Lumix DMC-G1 Panasonic Lumix DMC-G3 Panasonic Lumix G Vario 14-45mm F3.5-5.6 ASPH OIS +23 more
Reply   Reply with quote   Complain
Keyboard shortcuts:
FForum PPrevious NNext WNext unread UUpvote SSubscribe RReply QQuote BBookmark post MMy threads
Color scheme? Blue / Yellow