Editor's Choice - Our Favorite Panoramic Mirrorless Cameras

1. Kodak PIXPRO Astro Zoom AZ421-WH 16MP Digital Camera with 42X Optical Zoom and 3" LCD Screen (White)...

User Ratings: 64 13

KODAK AZ421 White First Impressions

"Excellent Panoramic Mirrorless Camera!"

It is getting plenty of use taking pictures of our new little one. It is light and easy to carry with you. My husband and I love the KODAK AZ421 White so much. The digital age is here time for RF lenses. I expect features to improve and prices to fall.

  • Kodak PIXPRO Astro Zoom AZ421-WH 16MP Digital Camera with 42X Optical Zoom and 3" LCD Screen (White)
  • Powerful 16. 1-Megapixel CCD sensor gives you room to enlarge, zoom and crop to your heart's content without losing out on life-like clarity or quality.
  • 42x optical zoom and a 24mm wide angle lens Moves you closer to the subject and fit more into every frame.
  • Face/Cat/dog detection detects facial features and enhances it for true subject highlighting, even your four-legged Cat and dog friends. Blink/smile detection helps you to capture the perfect moment.
  • Face Beautifier mode and loads of built-in touch-up features allow you to reduces facial flaws, enhance skin tone and the eyes of your portrait subjects instantly. Operation Environment : Temperature: 32° – 104°F / 0° – 40°C, Humidity: 0 – 90%
  • Use the Panorama mode to create a seamless panoramic picture to 180-degree easily by panning the camera across your subject.
  • The az421 takes a standard SD/SDHC memory card that is at least Class 4 and no larger than 32GB
  • The az421 is not compatible with Micro SD, micro/adapter, Ultra, Ultra plus, Extreme, extreme Plus, Extreme Pro, or SDXC cards
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium ion batteries required. (included)
  • Editor's Impressions Of The KODAK AZ421 White
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KODAK AZ421 White Final Thoughts

"This isn't one of them."

And I wish the KODAK lenses were a bit cheaper. I still can tolerate that by just working on selected photos. Still getting used to the buttons. you will love this Panoramic Mirrorless Camera! Simply because they just use the kit lenses the cameras come with.

Overall Score
4.1


(620 Points)

2. Nikon Z6 FX-Format Mirrorless Camera Body w/ Z 24-70mm F/2.8 S

User Ratings: 77 6

Nikon First Impressions

"I am not disappointed."

Simply because they just use the kit lenses the cameras come with. Low light is extraordinarily good. But white balance flips out often. But, for the cost this thing is incredible. Simply because they just use the kit lenses the cameras come with.

  • Nikon Z6 FX-Format Mirrorless Camera Body w/ Z 24-70mm F/2.8 S
  • New larger Z mount for revolutionary optical performance
  • Nikon-designed 24.5MP backside Illuminated image sensor
  • 273-Point on-sensor phase detect AF system
  • NIKKOR Z 24-70mm f/ 2.8 is a compact mid-range zoom that is indispensable for a wide range of photo and video applications, as well as the ideal partner for the compact Z series cameras
  • With an f/2.8 constant maximum aperture, exposure is consistent across the entire zoom range
  • Lens incorporates an all-new Multi-Focusing System, consisting of two AF drive units, precisely synchronized to deliver fast, accurate autofocusing
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Nikon
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Nikon Final Thoughts

"Quick shipping."

It's not great but it will get you started for sure. I expect features to improve and prices to fall. Secondly the EVF is amazing amazing amazing. I use it for vlogging, photoshoots, and pictorials on Instagram. Normally I couldn't care less.

Overall Score
4.5


(120 Points)

3. Sony a9 Full Frame Mirrorless Interchangeable-Lens Camera w/ SEL2470GM Lens

User Ratings: 76 7

Sony First Impressions

"Let's be clear."

Users need to be open-minded and find new ways to use the Sony . In practice, the Sony produces superlative images. This really shouldn't stop you from buying this Sony . The Sony was with me at all times. The range of settings is impressive.

  • Sony a9 Full Frame Mirrorless Interchangeable-Lens Camera w/ SEL2470GM Lens
  • World's first Full-frame stacked CMOS sensor w/ integrated memory
  • World's first1 blackout-free continuous shooting up to 20 fps
  • E-Mount Lens/Full-Frame Format
  • Aperture Range: f/2.8 to f/22, Minimum Focus Distance - 1.24 ft
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Sony
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Sony Final Thoughts

"Good job Sony."

Lots of new options in Menu to learn. I'm also really enjoying the Sony film simulation. I will be upgrading to a better lens when finances allow. Normally I couldn't care less. Since this is a new camera not all Sony accessories will work.

Overall Score
4.4


(50 Points)

4. Panasonic LUMIX G95 20.3 Megapixel Mirrorless Camera, 12-60mm F3.5-5.6 Micro Four Thirds Lens, 5-Axi...

Panasonic DC-G95MK First Impressions

"I LOVE that feature."

Several things keep it from getting 5 stars, however. I have used the camera for some time now. Higher ISO produces very usable images, even at ISO 12800. Wonderful color, clarity and detail. The grip is excellent for medium and large hands.

  • Panasonic LUMIX G95 20.3 Megapixel Mirrorless Camera, 12-60mm F3.5-5.6 Micro Four Thirds Lens, 5-Axis Dual I.S. 2, 4K 24p 30p Video, Pre-Installed V-Log L, 3” Flip-Out Touchscreen - DC-G95MK (Black)
  • Four-thirds sensor– 20. 3-Megapixel digital live MOS sensor without low-pass filter attains maximum performance (is 25600 Max sensitivity)
  • Lumix g MFT camera lens – easy-to-use Lumix g 12-60mm 3. 5-5. 6 standard focal for Micro Four Thirds lens mount digital Mirrorless cameras
  • 4K v-log L video – 4K 24/30P video capture Plus pre-installed v-log L offers exceptional flexibility in post-production, featuring log characteristics with 12 Stops of dynamic range
  • 4: 2: 2 HDMI output – Real-time image output to an optional external monitor in 4: 2: 2/ 8-bit via an optional micro HDMI cable simultaneously while recording video
  • Mic jack – 3. 5mm microphone jack supports external microphone use, such as an optional Panasonic external stereo/Shotgun microphone dmw-ms2
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium ion batteries required. (included)
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Panasonic DC-G95MK
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Panasonic DC-G95MK Final Thoughts

"Very happy."

I wouldn't trade this camera for anything! It is light and easy to carry with you. The first day owning it I was taking amazing shots on Auto mode. I still can tolerate that by just working on selected photos. The longer you have it, the more small issues you find.

Overall Score
5.0


(6 Points)

5. Fujifilm X-T3 Mirrorless Digital Camera (Body Only) - Black with Fujinon XF35mmF2 R WR - Black

User Ratings: 81 4

Fujifilm First Impressions

"I'm not kidding."

I use it for vlogging, photoshoots, and pictorials on Instagram. I love this combo and I must say I am thrilled with the Fujifilm . I just absolutely love this Panoramic Mirrorless Camera. Been using the Fujifilm for about 2 weeks now with no issues. Definitely best camera on the mirrorless market.

  • Fujifilm X-T3 Mirrorless Digital Camera (Body Only) - Black with Fujinon XF35mmF2 R WR - Black
  • New 26.1MP X-Trans CMOS 4 sensor with X-Processor 4 image processing engine
  • 4K movie recording - internal SD card 4K/60P 4: 2: 0 10bit recording and the first Mirrorless digital camera with APS-C or larger sensor that is capable of 4K/60P 4: 2: 2 10bit HDMI output.
  • Weather-resistant design with 8 sealing points for weather- and dust-resistance and operation as low as 14 Degree.
  • Inner focus system with 0.08 seconds autofocus speed and nearly silent operation. Focal length : 35mm (35mm format equivalent : 53mm)
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Fujifilm
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Fujifilm Final Thoughts

"Quick shipping."

The camera is fast, sharp, and most important to me - light. The first day owning it I was taking amazing shots on Auto mode. Button feeling and placement is great. Even with the lens, battery and SD card, it weighs very little. But, this fps was rather limited.

Overall Score
4.6


(200 Points)

6. Panasonic LUMIX GH5 4K Mirrorless Camera with 12-35mm Lens,128GB SD Card, Camera Backpack, Shock Mou...

Focus Camera DC-GH5KBODY First Impressions

"Highly recommend."

It's not great but it will get you started for sure. Prompt delivery and everything in good shape. It's not great but it will get you started for sure. The first day owning it I was taking amazing shots on Auto mode. The kit comes with so many things!

  • Panasonic LUMIX GH5 4K Mirrorless Camera with 12-35mm Lens,128GB SD Card, Camera Backpack, Shock Mount, Aluminum Tripod and Battery and Dual Charger Bundle (7 Items)
  • BUNDLE INCLUDES: Panasonic Lumix GH5 4K Mirrorless Camera,Panasonic LUMIX G X VARIO 12-35mm Lens, Vanguard Camera Shoulder Bag, Rode Microphones Shock Mount, Dolica GX600B200 60-Inch Aluminum Tripod with Ball Head, SanDisk 128GB Memory Card and Koah DMW-BLF19 Two-Pack Battery and Dual Charger
  • VENUS ENGINE PROCESSOR: The Combination of an advanced Digital Live MOS sensor and the Venus Engine 10 produces extraordinary color detail and natural texture expression. The Intelligent Detail Processing renders intense brightness and contrast
  • ULTRA HIGH DEFINITION VIDEO: Recording at faster frame rates produces excellent motion compensation and the LUMIX GH5 shoots silky smooth 4K video at a whopping 60p/50p (QFHD 4K: 3840 x 2160 / MOV or MP4). You can also slow down footage inside your video editing timeline without losing detail and achieve perfect panning control
  • WIRELESS CONNECTIVITY: Share your most adventurous moments with friends and family seamlessly without fussing with cords. The Panasonic LUMIX GH5 4K Camera features incredibly fast Wi-Fi and Bluetooth functionality for instant sharing to your smartphone
  • PANASONIC AUTHORIZED DEALER: Includes USA Manufacturer Guarantee
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Focus Camera DC-GH5KBODY
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Focus Camera DC-GH5KBODY Final Thoughts

"So to summarize."

But for me it is the low light improvements. Camera takes beautiful pictures. Been using the Focus Camera DC-GH5KBODY for about 2 weeks now with no issues. It came with all the products it describes. Really great, even in low light with f/4 lenses.

Overall Score
5.0


(1 Points)

7. Sony a6400 Mirrorless Digital Camera (Body Only) Bundle with High Speed 64 GB SDXC Card, Filter Kit,...

User Ratings: 80 8

Sony ILCE6400B First Impressions

"I'm a bonehead."

I will be upgrading to a better lens when finances allow. I wouldn't trade this camera for anything! Dynamic range on this camera is also very impressive. Sony mirrorless system has been advancing rapidly. you will love this Panoramic Mirrorless Camera!

  • Sony a6400 Mirrorless Digital Camera (Body Only) Bundle with High Speed 64 GB SDXC Card, Filter Kit, Three Batteries, USB Charger, Corel Photo Suite, Messenger Bag, Flexible Tripod, SD Card Wallet
  • BUNDLE INCLUDES: Sony Alpha a6400 Mirrorless Digital Camera with a 64GB SD Card, Corel Deluxe Photo Software Kit, Digital Storage Aluminum Case, Battery and Dual Charger Pack, 12-Inch Spider Tripod, 40.5mm 3-Piece UV, CPL, FLD Filter Kit, and DSLR Accessory Kit
  • SENSOR: Create images of astounding beauty that surpass your expectations with the Sony a6400’s newly developed 24.2- megapixel APS-C CMOS sensor. The same size as most DSLRs, this sensor offers high sensitivity in dimly lit environments and strikingly attractive foreground and background defocusing. You’ll enjoy the increased light collecting efficiency of a gapless on-chip lens structure
  • PROCESSOR: Astonishingly fast, Sony’s sophisticated BIONZ X image processor reproduces textures and details in real time as seen by the naked eye. The resulting images in the Sony Alpha a6400 mirrorless camera are remarkably realistic with especially rich tonal gradations and a natural three-dimensional appearance
  • 425 AF POINTS: The Sony Alpha a6400 mirrorless has higher-precision contrast-detection AF (Fast Intelligent AF) points, with an improved Fast Hybrid AF system features the world's fastest 425 extremely accurate phase-detection AF points that covers 84% of the entire image area for superior auto focusing
  • SONY AUTHORIZED DEALER: Includes USA Manufacturer Warranty
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Sony ILCE6400B
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Sony ILCE6400B Final Thoughts

"Good job Sony."

That's why I replaced the stock lens caps with Sony equivalents. I can't recommend the Sony ILCE6400B enough. Button feeling and placement is great. The case is great to store the accessories in too. They're a good choice for all around work.

Overall Score
4.6


(21 Points)

8. Sony a9 Full Frame Mirrorless Interchangeable-Lens Camera w/ SEL100400GM F4.5–5.6 OSS Telephoto Le...

User Ratings: 76 7

Sony First Impressions

"For me, a non-issue."

That's why I replaced the stock lens caps with Sony equivalents. It is light and easy to carry with you. But I like to see a Sony GM lenses. So, when Sony came, I purchased it immediately. I love this combo and I must say I am thrilled with the Sony .

  • Sony a9 Full Frame Mirrorless Interchangeable-Lens Camera w/ SEL100400GM F4.5–5.6 OSS Telephoto Lens
  • World's first Full-frame stacked CMOS sensor w/ integrated memory
  • World's first1 blackout-free continuous shooting up to 20 fps
  • G Master design combines extraordinary sharpness and smooth bokeh
  • Double-linear and Direct Drive SSM for fast, quiet, precise focus
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Sony
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Sony Final Thoughts

"Not major."

The camera is fast, sharp, and most important to me - light. It came with all the products it describes. That being said I just love to travel and taking pics as a hobby. The Sony is a great light weight mirrorless camera. That being said I just love to travel and taking pics as a hobby.

Overall Score
4.4


(50 Points)

9. Panasonic LUMIX GH5 4K Mirrorless Camera with Lecia Vario-Elmarit 12-60mm F2.8-4.0 Lens (DC-GH5LK) w...

User Ratings: 85 2

Panasonic First Impressions

"Traveler's dream!"

It came with all the products it describes. And I wish the Panasonic lenses were a bit cheaper. It has the best image quality of any Panoramic Mirrorless Camera I have ever owned. It is light and easy to carry with you. The focus speed in general is so much faster and more reliable.

  • Panasonic LUMIX GH5 4K Mirrorless Camera with Lecia Vario-Elmarit 12-60mm F2.8-4.0 Lens (DC-GH5LK) with Lumix G X Vario II Professional Lens, 12-35mm, DUAL I.S. 2.0
  • Professional quality photo and 4K video performance in a durable magnesium alloy body
  • Includes the LEICA DG VARIO-ELMARIT 12-60mm F2.8-4.0 Lens (Power O.I.S. / 62mm Filter Tread / 4 ASPH / 2 ED)
  • 20.3MP Micro Four Thirds sensor with no low pass filter.Eye point Approx. 21 mm from eyepiece lens Diopter adjustment -4.0 - +3.0 (dpt)
  • Upgraded faster focus tracking via a 240 fps linear motor for improved video performance
  • Panasonic POWER O.I.S. compatible with enhanced LUMIX Dual I.S. 2.0 LUMIX Mirror less cameras.
  • 3X Optical 24-70mm F2.8 Constant Aperture
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Panasonic
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Panasonic Final Thoughts

"Great autofocus."

The focus speed in general is so much faster and more reliable. The grip is excellent for medium and large hands. I've added some sample photos taken with this camera and a 50mm f1. The grip is excellent for medium and large hands. The case is great to store the accessories in too.

Overall Score
4.7


(159 Points)

10. PANASONIC LUMIX DC-GH5 Body 4K Mirrorless Camera + Panasonic H-E08018 F/2.8-22 8-18mm, F2.8-4.0+ 64 ...

User Ratings: 44

Panasonic DMC-GH5KBODY First Impressions

"Filters work well."

The case is great to store the accessories in too. And I wish the Panasonic lenses were a bit cheaper. It is light and easy to carry with you. The digital age is here time for RF lenses. Everything about the Panasonic DMC-GH5KBODY is amazing.

  • PANASONIC LUMIX DC-GH5 Body 4K Mirrorless Camera + Panasonic H-E08018 F/2.8-22 8-18mm, F2.8-4.0+ 64 GB Sony G-Series Card Bundle
  • BUNDLE INCLUDES - Panasonic Lumix GH5 4K Mirrorless Interchangeable Lens Camera Body / 8-18mm Lens / Vanguard Havana 21 Bag / Rode Microphones VIdeoMicro On-Camera Mic / Sony SF-G 64GB SD Card / LED Light Kit / 3x Batteries & Dual Charger
  • Panasonic Authorized Dealer – Includes USA Manufacturer’s Warranty
  • Professional photo and 4K video performance in a durable magnesium alloy body / 20.3MP Micro Four Thirds sensor with no low pass filter.
  • 4K Video: Internal recording at 4K60/50p (4:2:0 8bit) & 4K30/25p/24p (4:2:2 10bit) / Variable Video Frame Rates 4K: Max. 60fps & FHD: Max. 180fps
  • 5-Axis Photo/Video Dual I.S. 2.0 up to 5 stops with compatible LUMIX MFT lenses, plus in-body stabilization support for classic non-O.I.S lenses
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Panasonic DMC-GH5KBODY
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Panasonic DMC-GH5KBODY Final Thoughts

"It worked flawlessly."

Definitely best camera on the mirrorless market. That being said I just love to travel and taking pics as a hobby. Everything about the Panasonic DMC-GH5KBODY is amazing. Camera takes beautiful pictures. The camera is fast, sharp, and most important to me - light.

Overall Score
4.4


(2 Points)

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