Best micro four thirds cameras

Five of the finest swappable lenses snappers to splash the cash on right now

1. Panasonic Lumix G2

£839, www.panasonic.co.uk

Love: Small and powerful, with 12.1 megapixels and 720p video
Hate: Not a cheap option

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2. Panasonic Lumix GF1

£549, www.panasonic.co.uk
Love: Big spec; low price
Hate: no viewfinder or built-in image stabilisation

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3. Olympus E-P2

£769, www.olympus.co.uk
Love: More satisfactory than the E-P1 with the same retro look
Hate: No built-in flash. The price tag is decidedly premium

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4. Olympus E-P1
£550, www.olympus.co.uk
Love: A 12.3 megapixel sensor and 720p HD video shooting
Hate: Less satisfactory overall than the new, improved E-P2

5. Sony Alpha NEX-5

£600, www.sony.co.uk

Love: Excellent photo quality and HD footage. The most compact camera of its kind
Hate: Pricey. fiddly scroll wheel

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