A steady stream of praise! Good words for LUMIX from the world's media

System  Cameras

LUMIX G Micro System

DMC-G1

ASSOCIATION REG   EVALUATION  
TIPA (TECHNICAL IMAGE PRESS ASSOCIATION) EU 2009 TIPA Awards 2009 Best Design Innovation (for LUMIX G Micro System)  
Stiftung Warentest GER 6/2009 test result good 2,3 [1x good, 2x satisf.]  
CES US 1/2009 CEA Innovations Award Link
DIWA AWARDS   12/2008 Gold Award  
Photokina 2008 Germany 9/2008 Photokina Star  
Digital Camera Grand Prix JPN 4/2009 Bronze Award(Interchangeable Lens Camera/Standard) Link
iF design award GER 3/2009 iF product design award 2009 Link
Smart Photography IND 1/2009 BEST TECHCHNOLOGICAL INNOVATION OF THE YEAR  
Smart Photography IND 1/2009 THE MOST PRESTIGIOUS CAMERA OF THE YEAR AWARD  
Elektronikkbransjen NOR 1/2009 Photo Product of the Year Link
Digital Camera Grand Prix JPN 11/2008 Comprehensive Gold Award  
NEWSPAPER REG   EVALUATION  
The New York Times US 10/2008 Review Link
WEB SITE REG   EVALUATION  
dpreview.com UK 1/2009 Highly Recommended Link
SHUTTERBUG US 4/2009 Review Link
Steve's Digicams UK 3/2009 Review: Highly Recommended Link
CAMERA LABS UK 3/2009 Highly Recommended
Overall Score 88%
Link
DPInterface CA 2/2009 Review Link
Digitalcamerainfo.com US 12/2008 2008 Select Awards
Most Innovative Camera
Link
Photoxels CA 12/2008 Editors' Choice
Compact DSLR
Link
Popular Photography US 12/2008 Camera of the Year 2008 Link
digitalkamera.de GER 12/2008 Overall: 85% Link
Lets Go Digital NETH 12/2008 Review: Excellent Link
PhotographyBLOG UK 11/2008 Highly Recommended
4.5 stars
Link
ePHOTOzine UK 11/2008 Overall: 8 / 10 Link
DigitalCameraReview.com US 11/2008 Review Link
Cnet US 11/2008 Review Link
Digital Camera resource page US 11/2008 Review Link
imaging resource US 11/2008 Dave's Pick Link
MAGAZINE REG   EVALUATION  
fotoMAGAZIN GER 8/2009 price tipp  
fotoMAGAZIN GER 8/2009 very good  
fotoMAGAZIN GER 7/2009 very good  
fotoMAGAZIN GER 6/2009 fm-tipp live-view; test result: very good  
fotoMAGAZIN GER 5/2009 test result: very good  
Spiegelreflex GER 3/2009 test result: very good  
SFT GER 3/2009 buying tipp, test result: very good 1,3; SFT 'Style' readers choice 'best designed product 3/09'  
Amateur Photographer UK 2/2009 Technical Innovation of the Year  
fotoDIGITAL GER 1-2/2009 Test Result = Very Good  
fotoDIGITAL GER 1-2/2009 Buying Tips  
CHIP FOTO-VIDEO digital GER 1/2009 Test results - Good  
SFT GER 1/2009 testwinner  
SFT GER 1/2009 test result: very good 1,3  
WHAT DIGITAL CAMERA UK 1/2009 Recommended  
WHICH DIGITAL CAMERA UK 1/2009 Recommended  
Digital PHOTO GER 1/2009 Very Good  
WHICH DIGITAL CAMERA UK 12/2008 Recommended  
foto MAGAZINE GER 12/2008 Test Results Very Good
AudioVideoFoto BILD GER 12/2008 Test Results Good
Fotohits GER 12/2008 Picture Quality = Excellent  
COLORFOTO GER 12/2008 Buying Tips Digital Viewfinder
CHIP FotoVideoDigital GER 12/2008 Innovation of the Year 2008  

Compact Cameras

DMC-TZ50

WEB SITE REG   EVALUATION  
Steve's Digicams US 7/2008 Review: Highly Recommended Link
DigitalCameraReview.com US 6/2008 Review Link

DMC-FZ28

ASSOCIATION REG   EVALUATION  
Stiftung Warentest GER 3/2009 test result: good 2,2 [3rd place from 19 cameras; 10x good, 9x satisf.]  
Smart Photography IND 1/2009 BEST COMPACT DIGITAL CAMERA OF THE YEAR  
Digital Camera Grand Prix JPN 11/2008 High Zoom Silver Award Link
WEB SITE REG   EVALUATION  
dpreview.com UK 1/2009 Highly Recommended
(Super Zoom Camera: Joint Winner)
Link
Photo 360 online UK 4/2009 Best Buy award  
imaging resource US 1/2009 Dave's Pick Link
Pocket-lint UK 12/2008 Overall: 9 / 10 Link
Lets Go Digital NETH 11/2008 Review: Recommended Link
CAMERA LABS UK 11/2008 Highly Recommended
Overall Score 86%
Link
ePHOTOzine UK 11/2008 Overall: 8 / 10 Link
Steve's Digicams US 11/2008 Review Link
Photo Review AU 11/2008 OVERALL: 8.5 Link
Cameras.co.uk UK 10/2008 Rating : 86 / 100 Link
DigitalCameraReview.com US 10/2008 Review Link
PhotographyBLOG UK 9/2008 Highly Recommended
4.5 stars
Link
TrustedReviews.com UK 8/2008 Editors' Choice
Overall: 10 / 10
Link
MAGAZINE REG   EVALUATION  
PCgo GER 8/2009 very good  
fotoMAGAZIN GER 6/2009 test result: very good  
Colorfoto GER 5/2009 buying tipp  
Digital Camera Buyer UK 4/2009 Big Group Test Winner Award  
DigitalPHOTO GER 2/2009 test result: good  
fotoMAGAZIN GER 2/2009 fm-tipp price performance;  
fotoMAGAZIN GER 2/2009 test result: very good  
SFT GER 1/2009 very good 1,4  
DIGITAL CAMERA BUYER UK 1/2009 Editor's Choice  
COMPUTER SHOPPER UK 1/2009 Best Buy  
T3 UK 1/2009 4 star  
WHICH DIGITAL CAMERA UK 1/2009 Best Buy Award  
WHAT DIGITAL CAMERA UK 12/2008 Recommended  
COLORFOTO GER 12/2008 Buying Tips Megazoom
AudioVideoFoto BILD GER 11/2008 Test Winner Test Result = Good (2,36)
Fotohits GER 10/2008 Picture Quality = Very Good  
WHAT DIGITAL CAMERA UK 10/2008 Recommended  
Stuff MYS 9/2008 5 stars  

DMC-TZ5/DMC-TZ15

ASSOCIATION REG   EVALUATION  
EISA (EUROPEAN
IMAGING AND SOUND
ASSOCIATION)
EUROPE 2008-2009 EISA AWARDS: COMPACT CAMERA 2008-2009  
WEB SITE REG   EVALUATION  
dpreview.com UK 4/2008 Highly Recommended Link
dpreview.com UK 12/2008 Highly Recommended
(Enthusiast Camera)
Link
DPInterface CA 9/2008 Review Link
TrustedReviews.com UK 8/2008 Recommended
Overall: 9 / 10
Link
digicamreview UK 8/2008 Highly Recommended Link
imaging resource US 7/2008 Review Link
iGIZMO UK 7/2008 4.5 stars Link
Lets Go Digital NETH 6/2008 Review: Excellent Link
Photoxels CA 5/2008 Editors' Choice
Compact Ultrazoom
Link
PhotographyBLOG UK 5/2008 5 stars Link
Digital Camera resource page US 5/2008 Review Link
DigitalCameraReview.com US 5/2008 Review Link
Cameras.co.uk UK 4/2008 Rating : 83 / 100 Link
Cnet.com.au AU 4/2008 Editors' Rating : 7.8 / 10 Link
Popular Photography US 3/2008 Review Link
Cnet Asia SG 3/2008 Very Good 7.8 Link
CAMERA LABS UK 3/2008 Highly Recommended
Overall Score 87%
Link
MAGAZINE REG   EVALUATION  
fotoMAGAZIN GER 6/2009 test result: very good  
SFT GER 1/2009 test result: good 1,7  
WHICH DIGITAL CAMERA UK 1/2009 Best Buy Award  
WHAT DIGITAL CAMERA UK 12/2008 Best Superzoom Compact  
COMPUTER SHOPPER UK 11/2008 Best Buy  
SFT GER 10/2008 Test Results Good (1,7)
COLORFOTO GER 10/2008 Buying Tips 10x Zoom
Stuff UK 10/2008 5 stars  
WHAT DIGITAL CAMERA UK 10/2008 Recommended  
BPI magazine UK 8/2008 Test Results: 92%  
WHICH DIGITAL CAMERA UK 8/2008 Best Buy Award  
DIGITAL CAMERA BUYER UK 8/2008 Editor's Choice  
Digital PHOTO GER 7-8/2008 Good  
foto MAGAZINE GER 7/2008 fM-Tips Video
WHAT DIGITAL CAMERA UK 7/2008 Recommended  
AudioVideoFoto BILD GER 6/2008 Test Winner Test Result = Good (2,36)
fotoDIGITAL GER 5-6/2008 Very Good  
Photo Videoi SG 5/2008 Editor's Choice  

DMC-TZ4/DMC-TZ11

WEB SITE REG   EVALUATION  
Cameras.co.uk UK 5/2008 Rating : 83 / 100 Link
Cnet.co.uk UK 5/2008 Very Good 7.8 Link
Steve's Digicams US 5/2008 Review Link
DigitalCameraReview.com US 4/2008 Review Link
TrustedReviews.com UK 4/2008 Recommended
Overall: 9 / 10
Link
MAGAZINE REG   EVALUATION  
fotoMAGAZIN GER 6/2009 test result: very good  
T3 UK 2/2009 5 stars  
T3 UK 10/2008 5 Stars Gold Award  
T3 UK 10/2008 5 stars  
foto MAGAZINE GER 7/2008 Test Results Very Good
WHAT DIGITAL CAMERA UK 7/2008 Recommended  
Fotohits GER 6/2008 Picture Quality = Good  

DMC-FX500/DMC-FX520

ASSOCIATION REG   EVALUATION  
TIPA (TECHNICAL
IMAGE PRESS
ASSOCIATION)
EUROPE 2008 Best Compact Digital Camera  
iF design award GER 3/2009 iF product design award 2009 Link
WEB SITE REG   EVALUATION  
TrustedReviews.com UK 11/2008 Recommended
Overall: 9 / 10
Link
Cnet.co.uk UK 10/2008 Editors' choice Link
Cameras.co.uk UK 8/2008 Rating : 82 / 100 Link
PhotographyBLOG UK 7/2008 Highly Recommended
4.5 stars
Link
Cnet.co.uk UK 6/2008 Excellent 8.7 Link
CAMERA LABS UK 5/2008 Highly Recommended
Overall Score 86%
Link
Cnet Asia SG 5/2008 Excellent : 8.0 / 10 Link
Cnet.com.au AU 5/2008 Editors' Rating : 8.0 / 10 Link
MAGAZINE REG   EVALUATION  
COLORFOTO GER 12/2008 Buying Tips Price, Performance
Digital PHOTO GER 10/2008 Good  
Stuff UK 10/2008 5 stars  
COLORFOTO GER 9/2008 Buying Tips Handling
WHICH DIGITAL CAMERA UK 9/2008 Best Buy Award  
DIGITAL CAMERA BUYER UK 9/2008   Overall Score: 4 / 5
Stuff UK 8/2008 5 stars  
foto MAGAZINE GER 6/2008 Test Results Very Good

DMC-FX150/DMC-FX180

WEB SITE REG   EVALUATION  
DigitalCameraReview.com US 2/2009 Review Link
PhotographyBLOG UK 1/2009 Highly Recommended
4.5 stars
Link
Lets Go Digital NETH 12/2008 Review: Recommended Link
DPInterface CA 12/2008 Review Link
digicamreview UK 12/2008 Highly Recommended Link
Pocket-lint UK 11/2008 Overall: 8 / 10 Link
Steve's Digicams US 11/2008 Review Link
Best4Reviews.com UK 10/2008 Best Buy
4 stars
Link
Cnet.co.uk UK 10/2008 Very Good 7.0 Link
Cameras.co.uk UK 9/2008 Rating : 85 / 100 Link

DMC-FX37/DMC-FX38

ASSOCIATION REG   EVALUATION  
Digital Camera Grand Prix JPN 11/2008 Middle Class Silver Award Link
WEB SITE REG   EVALUATION  
dpreview.com UK 12/2008 Highly Recommended
(Ultra Compact Cameras: Joint Winner)
Link
Cnet.com.au AU 11/2008 Editors' Rating : 7.8 / 10 Link
Cnet.co.uk UK 9/2008 Excellent 8.5 Link
MAGAZINE REG   EVALUATION  
HardwareMAG SG 12/2008 Top Picks 2008  
T3 ME 11/2008 Best Compact Camera  
DIGITAL CAMERA BUYER UK 11/2008 Editor's Choice  

DMC-FX35/DMC-FX36

WEB SITE REG   EVALUATION  
Lets Go Digital NETH 8/2008 Review: Recommended Link
ThinkCamera UK 7/2008 Overall: 9 / 10 Link
digicamreview UK 7/2008 Highly Recommended Link
Steve's Digicams US 7/2008 Review Link
TrustedReviews.com UK 6/2008 Recommended
Overall: 9 / 10
Link
Digital Camera resource page US 5/2008 Review Link
Cnet.co.uk UK 5/2008 Excellent 8.5 Link
Cnet Asia SG 3/2008 Very Good 7.6 Link
Cnet.com.au AU 3/2008 Editors' Rating : 7.6 / 10 Link
DigitalCameraReview.com US 3/2008 Editors' Choice Link
CAMERA LABS UK 3/2008 Highly Recommended
Overall Score 86%
Link
MAGAZINE REG   EVALUATION  
DIGITAL CAMERA BUYER UK 9/2008 Best Value Overall Score: 5 / 5
SFT GER 8/2008 Test Results Good (1,7)
DIGITAL CAMERA BUYER UK 7/2008 Editor's Choice  
foto MAGAZINE GER 6/2008 Test Results Good
Photo Videoi SG 5/2008 Overall: 90%  
HardwareMAG SG 5/2008 Gold Award  

DMC-FS20

WEB SITE REG   EVALUATION  
Steve's Digicams US 7/2008 Review Link
Cameras.co.uk UK 5/2008 Rating : 84 / 100 Link
Photoxels CA 5/2008 Review Link
Register HARDWARE UK 5/2008 Overall: 85% Link
TrustedReviews.com UK 5/2008 Overall: 8 / 10 Link
Cnet.co.uk UK 4/2008 Very Good 7.8 Link
DigitalCameraReview.com US 3/2008 Review Link
Cnet.com.au AU 3/2008 Editor's choice
Editors' Rating : 9 / 10
Link
PhotographyBLOG UK 2/2008 4.5 stars Link
MAGAZINE REG   EVALUATION  
Digital PHOTO GER 9/2008 Good  
DIGITAL CAMERA BUYER UK 9/2008   Overall Score: 4 / 5
Fotohits GER 4/2008 Good  

DMC-FS5

WEB SITE REG   EVALUATION  
Cameras.co.uk UK 4/2008 Rating : 84 / 100 Link
Cnet.co.uk UK 3/2008 Excellent 8.1 Link
TrustedReviews.com UK 3/2008 Overall: 8 / 10 Link
MAGAZINE REG   EVALUATION  
WHAT DIGITAL CAMERA UK 12/2008 Recommended  
WHAT DIGITAL CAMERA UK 10/2008 Recommended  
WHAT DIGITAL CAMERA UK 5/2008 Recommended  

DMC-FS3

WEB SITE REG   EVALUATION  
Cameras.co.uk UK 4/2008 Rating : 84 / 100 Link
Steve's Digicams US 4/2008 Review Link
DigitalCameraReview.com US 3/2008 Review Link
MAGAZINE REG   EVALUATION  
WHICH DIGITAL CAMERA UK 6/2008 Best Buy Award  
AudioVideoFoto BILD GER 5/2008 Test Results Good (2,45)
T3 UK 4/2008 5 stars  

DMC-LZ10

WEB SITE REG   EVALUATION  
PhotographyBLOG UK 4/2008 Highly Recommended
4.5 stars
Link
TrustedReviews.com UK 3/2008 Overall: 7 / 10 Link
Digital Camera resource page US 3/2008 Review Link
MAGAZINE REG   EVALUATION  
foto MAGAZINE GER 7/2008 Price Tips Test Result = Very Good

DMC-LZ8

WEB SITE REG   EVALUATION  
dpreview.com UK 11/2008 Highly Recommended
(Budget Cameras : Overall Winner)
Link
Steve's Digicams US 5/2008 Review Link
MAGAZINE REG   EVALUATION  
COMPUTER SHOPPER UK 7/2008 Score: 4 / 5  
DIGITAL CAMERA BUYER UK 5/2008 Best Value  
Digital PHOTO GER 5/2008 Good  

DMC-LS80

WEB SITE REG   EVALUATION  
Cameras.co.uk UK 5/2008 Rating : 79 / 100 Link