Final production ZS40/TZ60 sample images

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windmillgolfer
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Final production ZS40/TZ60 sample images
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Look pretty good to my eyes http://www.cameralabs.com/reviews/Panasonic_Lumix_DMC_TZ60_ZS40/sample_images.shtml

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In reply to windmillgolfer, 6 months ago

windmillgolfer wrote:

Look pretty good to my eyes http://www.cameralabs.com/reviews/Panasonic_Lumix_DMC_TZ60_ZS40/sample_images.shtml

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Looks like it is going to be a great addition to the pocket sized travel zooms.

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Thanks for the link. The sample images on camerlabs.com are the best I've seen so far - much crisper and sharper than the samples on photographyblog.com (makes me wonder whether they had a pre-production copy.)

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Look pretty good to my eyes http://www.cameralabs.com/reviews/Panasonic_Lumix_DMC_TZ60_ZS40/sample_images.shtml

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In reply to windmillgolfer, 6 months ago

Yes, they do look good.  I pre-ordered the ZS40 yesterday.  Thanks for posting this.  Panasonic is still saying the camera will be released in mid-March, although others on this forum have mentioned mid-Feb.  What's the latest rumor about release date?  Thanks

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In reply to windmillgolfer, 6 months ago

Thanks for the link Stuart. I agree the images look good, in a wide range of situations.

The panoramas look good too, and I couldn’t see any banding in the skies. Maybe this time they have fixed the panorama mode?

It seems Gordon’s TZ60 has v0.2 of the firmware, as did Photographyblog’s.

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In reply to Ianperegian, 6 months ago

No release date is listed at B&H. And Amazon.com doesn't even show this camera on their site yet. ??

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In reply to John McCormack, 6 months ago

There was a report on Softpedia (here ) that the ZS40/TZ60 will start shipping from February 13.

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In reply to Ianperegian, 6 months ago

Ian - I hope that shipping date (Feb. 13) is good.  Now I'm getting a little antsy.  Thanks for posting.

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In reply to kcdogger, 6 months ago

B&H just updated their site stating "Expected Availability: Mid April 2014". Adorama still says pre-order without any date information. Guess we'll have to wait till 2/13 to see if the Softpedia rumor was wrong or not. Maybe the rumored 2/13 ship date will be directly from Panasonic?

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