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  1. IanF

    Lumix DMC-FZ20 vs. DMC-FZ5

    Hi Scott - the short answer is that 'it doesn't' ;) The FZ20 is a nice closer distance camera to use on it's own but it's no use at all for digiscoping. Anything under about 6-7x zoom and the vigentting is too extreme - it's not just a question of cropping it out - due to the amount it greatly...
  2. IanF

    Lumix DMC-FZ20 vs. DMC-FZ5

    I have the FZ20 as well and use it with the Olympus Tcon-17. I haven't tried the DMC FZ5 but really my biggest concern would be the non-ED lens, especially if you did find a way to add a converter lens. I do find there is very slight softening of the image at extreme zoom lengths which can be...
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