The Panasonic Lumix DMC-G2

The Unofficial Quintessential Guide

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-G2

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-G2: The Unofficial Quintessential Guide provides a wealth of information and professional insights for owners of this powerful HD camera. With its electronic viewfinder and interchangeable lenses, the G2 is capable of not only recording professional-quality still images, but has the added ability to record HD video as well. The mirrorless design enhances the camera's versatility beyond that of most digital single lens reflex (DSLR) cameras. With the appropriate adapters, it can use virtually any manufacturer's manual focus, legacy lens. It is smaller than a typical DSLR in both size and weight, and retains automatic focusing while recording videos - a capability missing in many DSLR cameras. Authors Brian Matsumoto and Carol Roullard explore and explain the features and capabilities of the G2 camera in detail, as they cover everything from the basic features of the camera to numerous advanced photographic applications. This informative text is illustrated with example images throughout. Use this guide to learn how to: Control the most basic camera functions - focus and exposure Navigate the camera's menu system Achieve a range of artistic effects using various camera settings Use the camera's automated controls, and how to override those controls to obtain better exposure Use the G2 in its video mode to obtain HD videos Post-process images and videos on a computer Expand the camera's use by mounting it on a telescope or microscope And much more...

Panasonic Lumix Cameras

Lumix, Panasonic Lumix Dmc-fx150, Panasonic Lumix Dmc-fx37, Panasonic...

Panasonic Lumix Cameras

Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Pages: 36. Chapters: Lumix, Panasonic Lumix DMC-FX150, Panasonic Lumix DMC-FX37, Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ100, Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ150, Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ18, Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ20, Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ28, Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ30, Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ38, Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ5, Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ50, Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ7, Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ8, Panasonic Lumix DMC-G1, Panasonic Lumix DMC-G10, Panasonic Lumix DMC-G2, Panasonic Lumix DMC-G3, Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF1, Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF2, Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF3, Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF5, Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH1, Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH2, Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH3, Panasonic Lumix DMC-L1, Panasonic Lumix DMC-L10, Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX3, Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX5, Panasonic Lumix DMC-LZ2, Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ10, Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ3. Excerpt: The Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH1 is a digital mirrorless interchangeable lens camera adhering to the Olympus and Panasonic developed Micro Four Thirds System (MFT) system design standard. Panasonic classified the GH1 as a hybrid stills/video camera and the GH1 was introduced and marketed as a higher end camera than Panasonic's first MFT camera, the stills only, non-video capable Lumix DMC-G1. The Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH1 was the second MFT camera introduced under the MFT design standard and the first MFT camera to include HD video recording capability. The GH1 was announced at the April 2009 Photo Marketing Association Annual Convention and Trade Show. As part of the marketing of this camera, Panasonic sponsored some professional filmmakers by allowing them to borrow the GH1 camera for their projects. One such GH1 model camera was used to film the pilot of the Swedish horror film Marianne. When announced in March 2009, the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH1 was marketed as a new class of "Creative HD Hybrid" camera, and as Panasonic's...

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH2

The Unofficial Quintessential Guide

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH2

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH2: The Unofficial Quintessential Guide provides a wealth of information and professional insights for owners of this powerful HD camera. With its electronic viewfinder and interchangeable lenses, the GH2 is capable of not only recording professional-quality still images, but has the added ability to record HD video as well. The mirrorless design enhances the camera's versatility beyond that of most digital single lens reflex (DSLR) cameras. With the appropriate adapters, it can use virtually any manufacturer's manual focus, legacy lens. It is smaller than a typical DSLR in both size and weight, and retains automatic focusing while recording videos capability that is missing in many DSLR cameras. With the GH2, Panasonic has significantly expanded the video capabilities beyond those of previous models. Among the improvements is the ability to adjust the frame rate and shutter speed when filming video, giving users greater control over the movie-making process. In this guide, authors Brian Matsumoto and Carol F. Roullard explore and explain the features and capabilities of the GH2 camera in detail, as they cover everything from the basic features of the camera to numerous advanced photographic applications. The informative text is illustrated with example images throughout. Readers will learn how to: Control the most basic camera functions-focus and exposure Navigate the camera's menu system Achieve a range of artistic effects using various camera settings Use the camera's automated controls, and override those controls to obtain better exposure Use the GH2 in its video mode to obtain HD videos Post-process images and videos on a computer Expand the camera's use by mounting it on a telescope or microscope And much more...

The Bird Photography Field Guide

The Essential Handbook for Capturing Birds with your digital SLR

The Bird Photography Field Guide

A specialist title aimed at bird watchers, this handy book contains all the expertise you need to make your bird-watching trip into a rewarding photo session: there is copious advice on equipment, technique and field craft, and a wealth of wonderful photos to inspire you. Finally, a section on the digital darkroom will help you turn your shots into perfect prints.

Consumer Reports 2002

Consumer Reports 2002


Buying Guide 2003

Buying Guide 2003

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Digital Buying Guide 2003

Digital Buying Guide 2003

This updated guide for 2003 will help readers shop smart with ratings of desktops, laptops, PDAs, monitors, printers, scanners, camcorders, digital cameras, CD players/recorders, MP3 players, cell phones and more.