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Some pictures from my Panasonic DMC-ZS20 - Part 2
 - A view down our road - vertical panorama <br>--- Click to see ORIGINAL --- - Panasonic DMC-ZS20 - Tony Karp, design, art, photography, techno-impressionist, techno-impressionism, aerial photography , drone , drones , dji , mavic pro , video , 3D printing - Books - - A view down our road - vertical panorama <br>--- Click to see ORIGINAL --- - Panasonic DMC-ZS20 - Tony Karp, design, art, photography, techno-impressionist, techno-impressionism, aerial photography , drone , drones , dji , mavic pro , video , 3D printing - Books -
A view down our road - vertical panorama
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As promised, here are some more examples of what the ZS20 can do. I am amazed at how good this little camera is.

Some usage notes. Unlike most of the digital cameras that I've owned, the ZS20 doesn't come with an external charger for its battery. Panasonic wants you to charge the battery, inside the camera, using a USB cable that they expect you to attach to a computer or an AC adapter. Nuts to that. I went to Amazon and bought a set, made by Wasabi (?), that includes two spare batteries and an external charger, all for about $30. Well worth the price. Now I can have a battery in the charger while I have one in the camera. A bonus, you get plastic covers that slip over the battery and cover the contacts, allowing you to carry a spare battery in your pocket.

I previously mentioned that I'm carrying the ZS20 in a belt case that I used to use for a Garmin PDA/GPS. That case isn't made any more, so I checked on Amazon and came up with the Lowepro Dublin 30 (who names these things?). It's a padded case, with a belt loop and Velcro flap that just fits the ZS20. It's about $10 and it's available in different colors. I chose the black one.

Here are some more pictures that should give you some idea of the ZS20's capabilities. As before, most of the pictures were taken within walking distance of where I live.
 - Leaves on a gravel road <br>--- Click to see ORIGINAL --- - Panasonic DMC-ZS20 - Tony Karp, design, art, photography, techno-impressionist, techno-impressionism, aerial photography , drone , drones , dji , mavic pro , video , 3D printing - Books - - Leaves on a gravel road <br>--- Click to see ORIGINAL --- - Panasonic DMC-ZS20 - Tony Karp, design, art, photography, techno-impressionist, techno-impressionism, aerial photography , drone , drones , dji , mavic pro , video , 3D printing - Books -
Leaves on a gravel road
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 - A tombstone in our local cemetery - Panasonic DMC-ZS20 - Tony Karp, design, art, photography, techno-impressionist, techno-impressionism, aerial photography , drone , drones , dji , mavic pro , video , 3D printing - Books -
A tombstone in our local cemetery
 - Straw covering new grass <br>--- Click to see ORIGINAL --- - Panasonic DMC-ZS20 - Tony Karp, design, art, photography, techno-impressionist, techno-impressionism, aerial photography , drone , drones , dji , mavic pro , video , 3D printing - Books - - Straw covering new grass <br>--- Click to see ORIGINAL --- - Panasonic DMC-ZS20 - Tony Karp, design, art, photography, techno-impressionist, techno-impressionism, aerial photography , drone , drones , dji , mavic pro , video , 3D printing - Books -
Straw covering new grass
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 - The Cow of Liberty <br>--- Click to see ORIGINAL --- - Panasonic DMC-ZS20 - Tony Karp, design, art, photography, techno-impressionist, techno-impressionism, aerial photography , drone , drones , dji , mavic pro , video , 3D printing - Books - - The Cow of Liberty <br>--- Click to see ORIGINAL --- - Panasonic DMC-ZS20 - Tony Karp, design, art, photography, techno-impressionist, techno-impressionism, aerial photography , drone , drones , dji , mavic pro , video , 3D printing - Books -
The Cow of Liberty
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 - The birth of the harvest moon <br>--- Click to see ORIGINAL --- - Panasonic DMC-ZS20 - Tony Karp, design, art, photography, techno-impressionist, techno-impressionism, aerial photography , drone , drones , dji , mavic pro , video , 3D printing - Books - - The birth of the harvest moon <br>--- Click to see ORIGINAL --- - Panasonic DMC-ZS20 - Tony Karp, design, art, photography, techno-impressionist, techno-impressionism, aerial photography , drone , drones , dji , mavic pro , video , 3D printing - Books -
The birth of the harvest moon
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 - Sun sparkle through a plant <br>--- Click to see ORIGINAL --- - Panasonic DMC-ZS20 - Tony Karp, design, art, photography, techno-impressionist, techno-impressionism, aerial photography , drone , drones , dji , mavic pro , video , 3D printing - Books - - Sun sparkle through a plant <br>--- Click to see ORIGINAL --- - Panasonic DMC-ZS20 - Tony Karp, design, art, photography, techno-impressionist, techno-impressionism, aerial photography , drone , drones , dji , mavic pro , video , 3D printing - Books -
Sun sparkle through a plant
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 - Fresh rain on a spider web <br>--- Click to see ORIGINAL --- - Panasonic DMC-ZS20 - Tony Karp, design, art, photography, techno-impressionist, techno-impressionism, aerial photography , drone , drones , dji , mavic pro , video , 3D printing - Books - - Fresh rain on a spider web <br>--- Click to see ORIGINAL --- - Panasonic DMC-ZS20 - Tony Karp, design, art, photography, techno-impressionist, techno-impressionism, aerial photography , drone , drones , dji , mavic pro , video , 3D printing - Books -
Fresh rain on a spider web
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 - The cable that carries the Internet <br>--- Click to see ORIGINAL --- - Panasonic DMC-ZS20 - Tony Karp, design, art, photography, techno-impressionist, techno-impressionism, aerial photography , drone , drones , dji , mavic pro , video , 3D printing - Books - - The cable that carries the Internet <br>--- Click to see ORIGINAL --- - Panasonic DMC-ZS20 - Tony Karp, design, art, photography, techno-impressionist, techno-impressionism, aerial photography , drone , drones , dji , mavic pro , video , 3D printing - Books -
The cable that carries the Internet
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 - Pool bubbles in black and white <br>--- Click to see ORIGINAL --- - Panasonic DMC-ZS20 - Tony Karp, design, art, photography, techno-impressionist, techno-impressionism, aerial photography , drone , drones , dji , mavic pro , video , 3D printing - Books - - Pool bubbles in black and white <br>--- Click to see ORIGINAL --- - Panasonic DMC-ZS20 - Tony Karp, design, art, photography, techno-impressionist, techno-impressionism, aerial photography , drone , drones , dji , mavic pro , video , 3D printing - Books -
Pool bubbles in black and white
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 - Milkweed in the fall <br>--- Click to see ORIGINAL --- - Panasonic DMC-ZS20 - Tony Karp, design, art, photography, techno-impressionist, techno-impressionism, aerial photography , drone , drones , dji , mavic pro , video , 3D printing - Books - - Milkweed in the fall <br>--- Click to see ORIGINAL --- - Panasonic DMC-ZS20 - Tony Karp, design, art, photography, techno-impressionist, techno-impressionism, aerial photography , drone , drones , dji , mavic pro , video , 3D printing - Books -
Milkweed in the fall
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 - Extension cable <br>--- Click to see ORIGINAL --- - Panasonic DMC-ZS20 - Tony Karp, design, art, photography, techno-impressionist, techno-impressionism, aerial photography , drone , drones , dji , mavic pro , video , 3D printing - Books - - Extension cable <br>--- Click to see ORIGINAL --- - Panasonic DMC-ZS20 - Tony Karp, design, art, photography, techno-impressionist, techno-impressionism, aerial photography , drone , drones , dji , mavic pro , video , 3D printing - Books -
Extension cable
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 - A long house on our road <br>--- Click to see ORIGINAL --- - Panasonic DMC-ZS20 - Tony Karp, design, art, photography, techno-impressionist, techno-impressionism, aerial photography , drone , drones , dji , mavic pro , video , 3D printing - Books - - A long house on our road <br>--- Click to see ORIGINAL --- - Panasonic DMC-ZS20 - Tony Karp, design, art, photography, techno-impressionist, techno-impressionism, aerial photography , drone , drones , dji , mavic pro , video , 3D printing - Books -
A long house on our road
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 - Another local tombstone  <br>--- Click to see ORIGINAL --- - Panasonic DMC-ZS20 - Tony Karp, design, art, photography, techno-impressionist, techno-impressionism, aerial photography , drone , drones , dji , mavic pro , video , 3D printing - Books - - Another local tombstone  <br>--- Click to see ORIGINAL --- - Panasonic DMC-ZS20 - Tony Karp, design, art, photography, techno-impressionist, techno-impressionism, aerial photography , drone , drones , dji , mavic pro , video , 3D printing - Books -
Another local tombstone
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 - A leaf, not quite ready for autumn <br>--- Click to see ORIGINAL --- - Panasonic DMC-ZS20 - Tony Karp, design, art, photography, techno-impressionist, techno-impressionism, aerial photography , drone , drones , dji , mavic pro , video , 3D printing - Books - - A leaf, not quite ready for autumn <br>--- Click to see ORIGINAL --- - Panasonic DMC-ZS20 - Tony Karp, design, art, photography, techno-impressionist, techno-impressionism, aerial photography , drone , drones , dji , mavic pro , video , 3D printing - Books -
A leaf, not quite ready for autumn
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 - Scoured tree - vertical panorama <br>--- Click to see ORIGINAL --- - Panasonic DMC-ZS20 - Tony Karp, design, art, photography, techno-impressionist, techno-impressionism, aerial photography , drone , drones , dji , mavic pro , video , 3D printing - Books - - Scoured tree - vertical panorama <br>--- Click to see ORIGINAL --- - Panasonic DMC-ZS20 - Tony Karp, design, art, photography, techno-impressionist, techno-impressionism, aerial photography , drone , drones , dji , mavic pro , video , 3D printing - Books -
Scoured tree - vertical panorama
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 - Shopping carts  <br>--- Click to see ORIGINAL --- - Panasonic DMC-ZS20 - Tony Karp, design, art, photography, techno-impressionist, techno-impressionism, aerial photography , drone , drones , dji , mavic pro , video , 3D printing - Books - - Shopping carts  <br>--- Click to see ORIGINAL --- - Panasonic DMC-ZS20 - Tony Karp, design, art, photography, techno-impressionist, techno-impressionism, aerial photography , drone , drones , dji , mavic pro , video , 3D printing - Books -
Shopping carts
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 - Leaves and clouds reflected in the pool  <br>--- Click to see ORIGINAL --- - Panasonic DMC-ZS20 - Tony Karp, design, art, photography, techno-impressionist, techno-impressionism, aerial photography , drone , drones , dji , mavic pro , video , 3D printing - Books - - Leaves and clouds reflected in the pool  <br>--- Click to see ORIGINAL --- - Panasonic DMC-ZS20 - Tony Karp, design, art, photography, techno-impressionist, techno-impressionism, aerial photography , drone , drones , dji , mavic pro , video , 3D printing - Books -
Leaves and clouds reflected in the pool
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 - Red leaves and berries <br>--- Click to see ORIGINAL --- - Panasonic DMC-ZS20 - Tony Karp, design, art, photography, techno-impressionist, techno-impressionism, aerial photography , drone , drones , dji , mavic pro , video , 3D printing - Books - - Red leaves and berries <br>--- Click to see ORIGINAL --- - Panasonic DMC-ZS20 - Tony Karp, design, art, photography, techno-impressionist, techno-impressionism, aerial photography , drone , drones , dji , mavic pro , video , 3D printing - Books -
Red leaves and berries
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 - Clouds at sunset in black and white - vertical panorama <br>--- Click to see ORIGINAL --- - Panasonic DMC-ZS20 - Tony Karp, design, art, photography, techno-impressionist, techno-impressionism, aerial photography , drone , drones , dji , mavic pro , video , 3D printing - Books - - Clouds at sunset in black and white - vertical panorama <br>--- Click to see ORIGINAL --- - Panasonic DMC-ZS20 - Tony Karp, design, art, photography, techno-impressionist, techno-impressionism, aerial photography , drone , drones , dji , mavic pro , video , 3D printing - Books -
Clouds at sunset in black and white - vertical panorama
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Some technical notes: All shots were taken with my Panasonic DMC-ZS20. They're all JPEGs. Post processing was done with LightZone 3.
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