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PanasonicLumix DMC-FX35 Digital Camera (Black)
 
4.6

(based on 19 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

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    (11)

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100%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to setup (16)
  • Large clear LCD (14)
  • Simple controls (12)
  • Easy to keep clean (10)
  • Short lag time (9)

Cons

No Cons

Best Uses

  • Travel (16)
  • Fun (15)
  • Documentary (7)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Enthusiast (6), Professional (6), Casual user (3), Photo enthusiast (3)

Reviewed by 19 customers

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5.0

wery good camera

By Suphak

from Stockholm

About Me Photo Enthusiast

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Bright LCD
  • Easy Setup

Cons

  • Short Battery Life

Best Uses

  • Fun

Comments about Lumix DMC-FX35 Digital Camera (Silver):

everything is good with this camera

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4.0

Works Great!

By spyler03

from Los Angeles, Ca

About Me Photo Enthusiast

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Bright LCD
  • Comfortable Controls
  • Compact size
  • Easy Setup
  • Easy to Keep Clean
  • Good Battery
  • Very Quick Start-up

Cons

  • Color could be more vivid

Best Uses

  • Documentary
  • Photojournalism
  • Travel
  • Up Close Pictures
  • Up Close Video

Comments about Lumix DMC-FX35 Digital Camera (Blue):

I simply love this camera. The wide-angel mode is great!! I like the intelligent auto mode. This camera has 22 scene modes ! I like it. Very useful.

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5.0

Great Camera

By Michelle - Photo Mom

from Ventura, CA

About Me Casual Photographer

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Bright LCD
  • Comfortable Controls
  • Easy Setup
  • Easy to Keep Clean
  • Short Lag Time
  • Strong Construction

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Fun
    • Travel

    Comments about Lumix DMC-FX35 Digital Camera (Black):

    I just got my Lumix DMC-FX35. I replaced a DMC-LC33. I love the new camera. The photos look great. It starts up quickly, and the lens no longer comes out when you are uploading to the PC. It does not have a viewfinder, but it has a big screen, and for what I use it for (kid shots), I don't miss that. I like having a button to toggle back and forth between viewing and taking pictures, and this new version is so compact. I look forward to learning how to do movies.

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    5.0

    Lot of camera in a small package

    By danpcfl

    from Panama City, Florida

    About Me Photo Enthusiast

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Comfortable Controls
    • Easy Setup
    • Easy to Keep Clean
    • Short Lag Time
    • Strong Construction

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Fun
      • Travel

      Comments about Lumix DMC-FX35 Digital Camera (Black):

      Great for general picture taking. Love the small size.
      Still learning about all the features. sometimes the screen is a little hard to see in sunlight, but i think there are some adjustments for that. Just need to figure out how to do that. Might even have to open the manual!

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      4.0

      Huge camera

      By Gorka R

      from Madrid Spain

      About Me Hobbyist/Enthusiast

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Bright LCD
      • Comfortable Controls
      • Easy Setup
      • Short Lag Time

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Fun
        • Travel

        Comments about Lumix DMC-FX35 Digital Camera (Black):

        I been using it diving with the DMC-FX35 Marine Case waterproof with a incredible results. The quality of the pictures is very good for the size .The wide-angle lens it perfect for underwater photography.A perfect pocket camera.

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        5.0

        Perfect

        By Andreas

        from Vienna

        About Me Hobbyist/Enthusiast

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Bright LCD
        • Easy Setup
        • Strong Construction

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Fun
          • Travel

          Comments about Lumix DMC-FX35 Digital Camera (Blue):

          Easy to use, perfect optic,

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          (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

           
          5.0

          great experience

          By dc

          from Bloomfield Hills Michigan

          About Me Professional

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Bright LCD
          • Comfortable Controls
          • Easy Setup
          • Easy to Keep Clean
          • Short Lag Time
          • Strong Construction

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Art
            • Documentary
            • Fun
            • Travel

            Comments about Lumix DMC-FX35 Digital Camera (Black):

            Just got back from Korea and Japan and everything worked perfectly.
            The 2nd battery was a life saver!
            Thanks for all your help, I'll be back!

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            (1 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

             
            4.0

            Very good shot&go camera

            By Fun_msa

            from Geneva

            About Me Hobbyist/Enthusiast

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Bright LCD
            • Comfortable Controls
            • Easy Setup
            • Easy to Keep Clean

            Cons

            • Long Lag Time
            • Poor Operation in Low Light

            Best Uses

            • Fun
            • Travel

            Comments about Lumix DMC-FX35 Digital Camera (Black):

            Pros:
            Vacation usage
            25mm wide angle
            Easy to use it
            HD video
            Cons:
            Quality image (lot of noise)
            Review not easy (switch to review mode)
            Shutter laps slow sometime

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            4.0

            Good quality camera

            By Josee

            from Montreal, Canada

            About Me Professional

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Bright LCD
            • Comfortable Controls
            • Easy Setup
            • Easy to Keep Clean
            • Short Lag Time
            • Strong Construction

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Fun
              • Travel

              Comments about Lumix DMC-FX35 Digital Camera (Black):

              I bought this camera to have on me at all times. Very light and compact. It produces good quality images for a camera of it's type. Very happy with my purchase.

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              5.0

              Great P&S

              By johnny12

              from Connecticut

              About Me Professional

              Verified Reviewer

              Pros

              • Wide angle lens

              Cons

              • No Viewfinder

              Best Uses

                Comments about Lumix DMC-FX35 Digital Camera (Silver):

                I wanted a p&s to carry around with me, because a DSLR just isn't practical for that. I've only had it for a few days so I haven't had time to check out all of the functions yet. But from what I have seen I'm very happy with this camera. I am use to using a DSLR, so a p&s can sometimes be disappointing. I chose the Panasonic because it has the Leica 25mm lens. I am impressed by the image quality & I like the wide angle. If you are a casual user you may not notice the difference in image quality, but if you are an experienced user, you'll like this one.

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                (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                 
                4.0

                Excellent camera

                By s-glo

                from Venice, CA

                About Me Hobbyist/Enthusiast

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Bright LCD
                • Comfortable Controls
                • Short Lag Time
                • Strong Construction

                Cons

                • No real manual control

                Best Uses

                • Fun
                • Travel

                Comments about Lumix DMC-FX35 Digital Camera (Black):

                So far I have been very satisfied with this camera. It's easy to use, looks good, fits well in the hand. I wish that it had more manual features- I know it's a point and click, but it's a little harder to get exactly what you want than I might like. Other than that, the picture quality is excellent and I would highly recommend this camera. Oh, and it really does fit in your pocket- it's amazing, so if you are at an event you can easily put it away and not have it be too bulky.

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                (4 of 4 customers found this review helpful)

                 
                5.0

                What A Camera!

                By Colorado Dentist

                from Denver CO

                About Me Hobbyist/Enthusiast

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Bright LCD
                • Comfortable Controls

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Documentary
                  • Fun
                  • Real Estate
                  • Travel

                  Comments about Lumix DMC-FX35 Digital Camera (Blue):

                  This camera is all I expected. With the ultra wide angle lens and the high resolution the need for zoom diminishes greatly. The problem of not having enough space to shoot a picture is virtually eliminated. The problems associated with taking pictures of large groups of people indoors (like prom groups and family reunions) are a thing of the past. It is very easy to use out of the box. The Leica lens give amzing clarity.

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                  5.0

                  Perfect Camera

                  By Carly

                  from Omaha, NE

                  About Me Casual user

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Bright LCD
                  • Comfortable Controls
                  • Easy Setup
                  • Easy to Keep Clean
                  • Strong Construction

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Documentary
                    • Fun
                    • Travel

                    Comments about Lumix DMC-FX35 Digital Camera (Black):

                    This is a wonderful pocket/purse camera. It takes clear, sharp pictures, while being sleek and compact. I was told the Lecia lens is worth every penny, and they were right! The quality of the lens makes all the difference, and the Lumix line has the best to offer on the market. The menu offers a lot of options, while being user friendly.

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                    5.0

                    Great buy

                    By Max

                    from Toronto, Canada

                    About Me Casual user

                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

                    • Easy Setup
                    • Short Lag Time
                    • Wide angle lens

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                      • Fun
                      • Travel

                      Comments about Lumix DMC-FX35 Digital Camera (Black):

                      I bought this camera for my mum when she was going on a trip to Israel. She found the camera really easy to operate. Though she is not a gifted photographer by any means, she came out with some great pictures. The depth of field on this cam is great in the auto scene selection mode and there is virtually no shutter lag.

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                      5.0

                      Great looking photos!

                      By NewYork75

                      from New York

                      About Me Professional

                      Verified Buyer

                      Pros

                      • Easy Setup
                      • Strong Construction

                      Cons

                        Best Uses

                        • Art
                        • Documentary
                        • Travel

                        Comments about Lumix DMC-FX35 Digital Camera (Black):

                        I'm still getting to know the camera but the menu options are very easy to figure out. I recently took photos outdoors when the sun was directly above. But the photos came out great. The camera adjusted and nothing was too bright. The photos were crisp and beautiful. Overall, I would say you were getting the best of all possible worlds - high mega pixel resolution, wider lens size, and plenty of zoom.

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                        4.0

                        All the features none of the headache

                        By Gab

                        from Long Island, NY

                        About Me Casual user

                        Verified Buyer

                        Pros

                        • Bright LCD
                        • Comfortable Controls
                        • Easy Setup
                        • Easy to Keep Clean
                        • Few buttons
                        • Long Battery life
                        • Short Lag Time
                        • Strong Construction

                        Cons

                        • Can not zoom while Video
                        • Doesn't come w mem card
                        • Intelligent iso not specl

                        Best Uses

                        • Documentary
                        • Fun
                        • Travel

                        Comments about Lumix DMC-FX35 Digital Camera (Black):

                        The on and off switch couldn't make turning it on/off any easier.
                        Normal picture mode is easier than intelligent iso mode.
                        Many scene selections-i recommend party for indoors.
                        I have to keep my exposure up a third.
                        Great amount of megapixels.
                        Annoying little red light on intel. iso mode.
                        Just about everything can be turned off or on.
                        Wide angle.
                        Face selection.
                        Goes on and off quickly.
                        No viewfinder, though I haven't found i needed it yet.
                        You must zoom Before pressing record in video mode.
                        Better than my previous, old Olympus.

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                        4.0

                        panasonic does it right

                        By tony

                        from los angeles

                        About Me Professional

                        Verified Buyer

                        Pros

                        • Bright LCD
                        • Easy Setup
                        • Easy to Keep Clean
                        • Short Lag Time

                        Cons

                          Best Uses

                          • Fun
                          • Travel

                          Comments about Lumix DMC-FX35 Digital Camera (Black):

                          a good little pocket camera with a wide lens. good hd video and quick and easy options to choose from.

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                          (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                           
                          4.0

                          Great camera

                          By DrSous

                          from Connecticut

                          About Me Hobbyist/Enthusiast

                          Verified Buyer

                          Pros

                          • Comfortable Controls
                          • Easy Setup

                          Cons

                            Best Uses

                              Comments about Lumix DMC-FX35 Digital Camera (Silver):

                              Great overall camera - intelligent mode works very well and the wide lens really captures great shots in small areas. I like the cameras movie mode and it works well with my Apple Mac.
                              I wish Zoom was available during movie recording

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                              (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                               
                              5.0

                              Been waiting

                              By Appraiser

                              from Tennessee

                              About Me Professional

                              Verified Buyer

                              Pros

                              • Bright LCD
                              • Easy Setup
                              • Easy to Keep Clean

                              Cons

                                Best Uses

                                • Documentary
                                • Fun
                                • Real Estate
                                • Travel

                                Comments about Lumix DMC-FX35 Digital Camera (Black):

                                I have been waiting for a small simple camera with a wide (25mm) lens for a along time. The 4x optical extends to 100mm and more 3mp and less. Leica lens & 10.1 mp. Enough said!

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