Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX3

  |   by DigitalCameraReview Staff

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX3 is a 10.1 megapixel compact camera with a 2.5x, f/2.0 Leica zoom lens. A high-resolution 3-inch LCD, full manual controls, a hot shoe, film emulator and Multi Aspect modes provide features targeted to advanced shooters.

  • Pros

    • Consistent auto focus across the lens range
    • Nice bright lens with f/2.0 aperture
    • Amazing wide angle performance
    • Retro-compact design
    • Excellent range of automatic and manual controls
  • Cons

    • Nostalgic mode seems to be the only neutral color mode
    • Limited optical zoom
    • High ISO noise reduction smears fine detail
    • The hard plastic grip should be replaced with soft rubber
    • A little expensive compared to entry-level DSLRs

Read Our Full Review: Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX3 Review



All content posted on TechnologyGuide is granted to TechnologyGuide with electronic publishing rights in perpetuity, as all content posted on this site becomes a part of the community.