|Panasonic LUMIX DMC-FZ47|
Mark Peters : July 26th 2011 - 10:15 CET
Panasonic LUMIX FZ47 digital camera : Panasonic announced the Panasonic LUMIX DMC-FZ47 digital camera, the newest addition to the Panasonic super-zoom FZ-Series. The new Panasonic LUMIX DMC-FZ47 camera packs a powerful 24x optical zoom in a 25mm wide angle LEICA DC VARIO-ELMARIT lens, full High Definition 1080i video-recording capabilities and new creative controls while shooting both photo and video. The Panasonic DMC-FZ47 high-quality Leica lens features Panasonic’s Nano Surface Lens Coating technology to help minimize light reflection that causes ghosting and flare. The Panasonic LUMIX DCM-FZ47 features a 12.1 megapixel Hi-Speed CCD image sensor.|
Panasonic LUMIX DMC-FZ47
The Panasonic LUMIX FZ47 digital camera can produce the high-speed, large-capacity signal processing required for 1920x1080 pixel HD video recording in the AVCHD format, and high-speed continuous shooting. The Panasonic LUMIX DMC-FZ47 digital camera can take high-resolution pictures at 3.7 fps in 12.1 Megapixel resolution and maximum 10 fps at 3 Megapixel recording. The Panasonic Venus Engine processor helps create excellent photo quality in both photo and video recording, while also powering the Intelligent resolution technology to perform the optimum signal processing. With Intelligent resolution, the Panasonic LUMIX DMC-FZ47 zoom can be extended 1.3x times to a 32x zoom length.
Panasonic DMC-FZ47 zoom camera
With Panasonic’s Sonic Speed Auto Focus, the Panasonic LUMIX DMC-FZ47 digital camera has a quick start-up time, approximately 35% faster than the Panasonic LUMIX FZ40, and also has an incredibly fast response time, helping to catch any fast action photo opportunity. Additionally, the new Panasonic LUMIX DMC-FZ47 camera has fast and accurate Auto Focus Tracking. The Panasonic LUMIX DMC-FZ47 digital camera is equipped with a 24x optical zoom lens optimized for HD video recording with a mechanism designed to minimize the noise of Auto Focus and zooming.
Panasonic LUMIX DMC-FZ47 sound functions
The full HD video capability of the Panasonic FZ47 is complemented with the high-quality stereo sound of Dolby Digital Stereo Creator, to offer extremely realistic audio. And with a Wind Cut function, the Panasonic LUMIX DMC-FZ47 camera reduces noise from background wind automatically. While shooting video with the new Panasonic camera, users can simultaneously take a 3.5 megapixel photo.
Panasonic LUMIX FZ47 video recording
Differentiating itself from most digital cameras that record video, the Panasonic LUMIX DMC-FZ47 digital camera is unique in that it features a Creative Video mode, which lets the user set the shutter speed and aperture manually on the camera. Changing the shutter speed brings special effects to videos, which is especially suitable for shooting a fast-moving subject. The Panasonic LUMIX DMC-FZ47 camera makes it extremely easy to share photos via Facebook and videos via YouTube. As soon as the Panasonic DMC-FZ47 is connected to the Personal Computer it will prompt the user with an easy-to-follow menu asking if they want to share the images - no software needed.
Panasonic LUMIX FZ47 creative photography mode
For users seeking more creative freedom, the new Panasonic LUMIX DMC-FZ47 digital camera adds the new Creative Control and Photo Style that comes with a variety of options for artistic effect modes, including: Expressive, Retro, High Key, Sepia, High Dynamic, Miniature Effect, Film Grain and Pin Hole. Users can also adjust exposure compensation in the Creative Control mode. In addition, Photo Style is newly added to the Panasonic LUMIX DMC-FZ47 camera to allow finer adjustment of contrast, sharpness, saturation and noise reduction in these settings: Standard, Vivid, Natural, Monochrome, Scenery and Portrait.
Panasonic FZ47 features
On the other hand, for those users who would prefer not to change any settings, the Panasonic LUMIX DMC-FZ47 digital camera also features Panasonic intelligent auto mode. When in iA mode, the Panasonic DMC-FZ47 camera automatically chooses the best setting based on the shooting environment and features include: POWER O.I.S. (Optical Image Stabilizer), Motion Deblur, Face Recognition, Face Detection, AF Tracking, Intelligent ISO Control and Intelligent Scene Selector. Additionally, iA is available during video mode, and the following features engage automatically: POWER O.I.S., Face Detection, Intelligent D-Range Control and Intelligent Scene Selector.
Panasonic LUMIX DMC-FZ47 review, price & availability
As soon as we receive a Panasonic LUMIX DMC-FZ47 test sample, we will publish a photo gallery with high resolution pictures, followed by an extensive Panasonic LUMIX DMC-FZ47 review. The Panasonic LUMIX DMC-FZ47 digital camera will be available in black for a suggested retail price of $400,00 USD. The new Panasonic camera will be available for retail during August 2011.