The 28mm-equivalent wide-angle end of the zoom offers plenty of detail across the entire frame.
Colours are acute and realistic, with detail in highlight and shadow areas.
At the wide end of the lens, it's possible to take in a wide vista.
While at the telephoto end, you can zoom right into details.
The ZoomPlus option allows you to get even closer, but noise is clearly visible and detail is lost.
Colours are bright and crisp, even in difficult lighting conditions.
Lighting and colour reproduction are even across the entire frame.
Shallow depth of field can be captured, and the new sensor manages to stop bright areas from being blown out.
The 0cm macro focusing distance makes it possible to get some really interesting perspectives.