Is this REALLY the worst camera of 2020?

Is the Panasonic G100 REALLY the worst camera of 2020?
(Image credit: Jon Devo)

The Panasonic G100 has 'won' the dubious award for "Worst Camera of 2020" according to DP Review. Is that really fair, though? 

Camera savants Chris Nichols and Jordan Drake from DP Review awarded (in a somewhat inebriated state, as you can see below!) the Panasonic G100 the tag of the year's worst camera, citing a number of shortcomings that they felt were particularly egregious. 

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James Artaius

The editor of Digital Camera World, James has 21 years experience as a journalist and started working in the photographic industry in 2014 (as an assistant to Damian McGillicuddy, who succeeded David Bailey as Principal Photographer for Olympus). In this time he shot for clients like Aston Martin Racing, Elinchrom and L'Oréal, in addition to shooting campaigns and product testing for Olympus, and providing training for professionals. This has led him to being a go-to expert for camera and lens reviews, photo and lighting tutorials, as well as industry news, rumors and analysis for publications like Digital Camera MagazinePhotoPlus: The Canon MagazineN-Photo: The Nikon MagazineDigital Photographer and Professional Imagemaker, as well as hosting workshops and talks at The Photography Show. He also serves as a judge for the Red Bull Illume Photo Contest. An Olympus and Canon shooter, he has a wealth of knowledge on cameras of all makes – and a fondness for vintage lenses and instant cameras.