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Panasonic today reveals another digital camera, the LUMIX DMC-FZ47 which boasts powerful 24x optical zoom thanks to 25mm ultra-wide angle LEICA DC VARIO-ELMARIT lens, optimized for video recording with a mechanism designed to minimize the noise of AF and zooming.
The camera is armed with 12.1 megapixel CCD sensor capable of capturing 1920 x 1080 full-HD videos in the AVCHD format, complemented with the high-quality stereo sound and paired with Venus Engine FHD processor allows the camera to take high-resolution consecutive shots at 3.7 fps in 12.1-megapixel full-resolution and maximum 10 fps at 3-megapixel recording. With the included Intelligent Resolution technology FZ47’s zoom can be extended 1.3x times to a 32x zoom length.
This new Lumix ultrazoom has a 3.0-inch 460k-dot LCD, also features 3D photo mode, improved AF speeds and a new Creative Control and Photo Style that comes with a variety of options for artistic effect modes. Other features included in the specs: POWER O.I.S. (Optical Image Stabilizer), Motion Deblur, Face Recognition, Face Detection, AF Tracking, Intelligent ISO Control and Intelligent Scene Selector.
The Panasonic LUMIX FZ47 will be available starting in August 2011 for $399.99.
Panasonic today introduces its new, smallest and lightest digital interchangeable lens camera, the LUMIX DMC-GF3, which is approximately 16.7% smaller and 16.2% lighter than its predecessor, the Lumix GF2.
The new compact camera has aluminum body and weighs just 7.83oz. Based on the Micro Four Thirds System standard, the DMC-GF3 is equipped with 12.1-megapixel Live MOS sensor, a Venus Engine FHD image processor and a 3-inch (460k dot) touchscreen. The camera has built-in pop-up flash, offers 1080/60i Full HD video and high-speed Contrast AF system that locks in approximately 0.18 seconds, plus also a Light Speed AF, which measures at approximately 0.1 seconds, achieved by reducing the detection time for focusing by doubling the sensors drive speed from 60 fps to 120 fps.
The Lumix DMC-GF3 also offers Pinpoint AF function, AF Tracking, ISO range of 160 to 6400, a Dust Reduction System, SD/SDHC/SDXC memory card support and plenty of modes and Effects.
The Panasonic LUMIX GF3 will be available from July 2011 in black, white, red and brown bodies for a suggested retail prices of $699.99 with the 14mm lens kit system and $599.99 with the 14-42mm lens kit system starting in late August 2011.