Size and weight is a big decision factor when you are trying to find the ideal camera for your needs.
In this section, We are going to illustrate Fujifilm HS35EXR and Panasonic FZ1000 side-by-side from the front, back and top in their relative dimensions. Fujifilm HS35EXR has external dimensions of 131 x 97 x 126 mm (5.16 x 3.82 x 4.96″) and weighs 687 g (1.51 lb / 24.23 oz) (including batteries). Panasonic FZ1000 has external dimensions of 137 x 99 x 131 mm (5.39 x 3.9 x 5.16″) and weighs 831 g (1.83 lb / 29.31 oz) (including batteries).
Below you can see the front view size comparison of Fujifilm HS35EXR and Panasonic FZ1000. Fujifilm HS35EXR is clearly the smaller of the two cameras. Its body is 6mm narrower, 2mm shorter and 5mm thinner than Panasonic FZ1000.
Here is the back view size comparison of Fujifilm HS35EXR and Panasonic FZ1000.
Now lets look at the top view comparison of Fujifilm HS35EXR and Panasonic FZ1000.
Weight is another important factor especially when deciding on a camera that you want to carry with you all day.
Fujifilm HS35EXR is significantly lighter (144g ) than the Panasonic FZ1000 which may become a big advantage especially on long walking trips.
Unfortunately neither Fujifilm FinePix HS35EXR nor Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ1000 provides any type of weather sealing in their body, so you have to give extra care especially when you are shooting outdoors. If weather sealing is a must-have feature for you, check these sections: Top Bridge Cameras with Weather Sealing
LCD Screen Size and Features
Fujifilm HS35EXR and Panasonic FZ1000's LCD screens has the same diagonal size of 3.00".
Fujifilm HS35EXR features a Tilting only screen
which is mostly only good for shooting from waist or over the head levels. On the other hand, Panasonic FZ1000 sports a Fully Articulated screen
which is more flexible and useful especially for taking Selfie shots and video.