Panasonic Lumix DMC FZ40
Panasonic been launched its Lumix FZ40 for a while now and it is a new hybrid digital camera that further bridges the gap between a compact camera and a DSLR. Packing tons of useful features like a Leica 25-600mm Optical Zoom Lens, HD movie recording on AVCHD Lite format, Noise-suppressing Dolby Digital Stereo Creator microphones etc, the new Lumix FZ40 will put a smile on your viewers’ faces every time, without putting a huge dent in your wallet.
A new Jog Dial lets you quickly jog between settings according to shooting conditions for both movie and stills. It is also great in giving your thumb a good workout.
Powerful Leica 24X Optical Zoom Lens with 25mm ultra wide angle expands your creativity while getting you closer to the action at 600mm.
Intelligent LCd features a 3.0-inch, 230,000 dot resolution, and a wide-viewing angle that lets you frame your shot in a variety of ways for both shooting and viewing, 11 steps of auto adjustment gives you the most comfortable viewing experience under all lighting conditions.
Two Heads are Better than One
Venus Engine HD II uses two CPUs to mash all that data intelligently and fast, so you never need to wait to take your next masterpiece.
High-speed Burst Mode (Photo) takes 10 frames/second at 3 Megapixels. Great for sports, or for that precious first few steps of your baby which will print comfortably up to 8R size.
720p HD Movie
See incredible detail with the ultra sharp HD video recording on AVCHD Lite format that also doubles your recording time which is just perfect.
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Panasonic Lumix DMC FZ100
The new Lumix FZ100 is currently the head honcho in Panasonic’s stable of hybrid digital cameras, featuring a mind-boggling 24x Leica 25-600mm Optical Zoomlens with Power O.I.S coupled to a newly developed 14.1 Megapixel MOS Sensor that shoots a class-leading 11 frames per second in full resolution. Handling all that speed in the Lumix FZ100 is the new Venus Engine FHD that dishes out Full HD movie capture in AVCHD format and 11 fps stills with intelligence and panache. Sonic Speed AF makes sure that most of those 11 still frames are in focus.
In a Blink of an Eye
11, 60 and 220 frames per second! 11 fps full resolution stills, 60 fps 3.5 Megapixel stills and 220 frames per second video (QVGA). Burn through your memory cards in a flash with the new Lumix FZ100. A Burst Mode button on the camera makes it all too easy. You can as well playback the entire burst sequence like a slideshow.
Power O.I.S (Optical Image Stabilization) nearly doubles the power of the original Mega O.I.S, allowing you to shoot at ultra low speeds of up to 0.5 seconds handheld. Tripods are soon becoming a thing of the past, thanks to Panasonic new innovation.
Newly developed 14.1 Megapixel MOS Sensor makes capturing Full HD movies in AVCHD format a breeze. Its advanced micro light tube structure means higher sensitivity; photos and video are reproduced in superb detail and clarity, making it all the more worth your effort to go out and shoot to your heart’s content.
Venus Engine FHD
Venus Engine FHD featuring Intelligent Resolution Technology optimizes your stills and videos by applying selective noise reduction and sharpening, ensuring, higher quality reproduction over a wider range of lighting conditions. It’s also energy saving, allowing you to shoot approximately of 410 shots on a single charge.
The Leica 25-600mm lens has 14 elements in 10 groups, with 3 Extra Low Dispersion lenses. Pleasing bokeh for portraits, high clarity and superb colors are in the cards.