The Panasonic Lumix DMC-FX55
has 8.1MP resolution,
3.6x optical zoom with image stabilization, a
high-resolution extra large 3.0-in. LCD monitor,
and a wide-angle 28mm LEICA DC lens.
The f/2.8 28mm wide angle Leica
DC VARIO-ELMARIT Lens allows you to cover a wider
view than most digital cameras do with their standard
35mm focal length. A wide angle lens lets you
capture group shots of family and friends or expansive
architectural structures and sceneries. [ Learn
more about the Panasonic
28mm wide angle lens... ]
The FX55 features the MEGA O.I.S.
(Optical Image Stabilizer) system to compensate against
camera shake, the major cause of blurry images.
In addition, the FX55 deals with the other
major cause of blurry images --subject movement
-- with the Intelligent ISO Control function which
detects subject movement and adjusts the ISO setting
and shutter speed to best suit the movement and
light conditions automatically. Together, they
form Intelligent Image Stabilizer.
Face Detection function detects up to 15 faces to ensure they are well-lit and in focus.
A new Intelligent Auto (iA) mode turns on MEGA O.I.S., Intelligent ISO, Face Detection, Continuous Auto-Focus and Intelligent Scene Selector for a beginner's point-and-shoot ease of use.
Auto / Daylight / Cloudy / Shade / Halogen / White Set /
White Balance Adjustment (+10steps, except for auto set) (Selectable at Portrait, Soft Skin, Self-Portrait, Sports, Baby, Pet, High Sensitivity, and Highspeed Burst mode)
Still Image: JPEG (design rule for camera file system, based on Exif 2.21 standard), DPOF Corresponding
Image with audio: JPEG (design rule for camera file system, based on Exif 2.21 standard)+ QuickTime
Motion Picture: QuickTime Motion JPEG
Motion Image (Quick
Time Motion JPEG)
4:3 Aspect Ratio: 640 x 480 pixels, 320 x 240 pixels 30 fps, 10 fps
16:9 Aspect Ratio: 848 x 480 pixels 30 fps, 10 fps
4:3 Aspect Ratio
3264 x 2448
2560 x 1920
2048 x 1536
1600 x 1200
640 x 480
3:2 Aspect Ratio
3264 x 2176
2560 x 1712
2048 x 1360
16:9 Aspect Ratio
3264 x 1840
2560 x 1440
1920 x 1080
Motion Image (4:3
640 x 480, 320 x 240
30 fps, 10fps
Motion Image (16:9
848 x 480 pixels - 30 fps, 10 fps
Full-Resolution Image, 3 frames/sec Max. 7 images (Standard Mode), Max 4 images (Fine Mode) High-speed Burst Mode: approx. 7 frames/sec (recorded in 2M for 4:3, 2.5M for 3:2, 2M for 16:9)
Still Image Recording
Maximum of 10
Yes (2 patterns)
Scene Mode Help
Auto Angle Detection
Travel Date / World Date Time
Yes / Yes
Test Stamp / Date Stamp
Yes / Yes
Auto, Auto/Red-eye Reduction, Forced On, Slow Sync./Red-eye Reduction, Forced Off
0.6-6.3m (Wide/ISO Auto), 0.3-3.1m (Tele/ISO Auto)
3.0" Diagonal Polycrystalline TFT LCD Display (230k pixels)
Field of view: approx. 100%
Auto Power LCD Mode, Power LCD Mode, High Angle Mode
143 g / 0.32 lb
165 g with Battery and SD Memory Card (0.36 lb)
$349.95 / CDN $499.99
1 As digital magnification increases, resolution significantly decreases.
2 Number of shots may vary depending on memory card size, battery power, picture size, and compression. The consecutive shooting speed varies depending on the memory card or the built-in memory.
3 Shooting conditions: 73.4°F with 50% humidity;LCD On; Using an SD Memory Card; Starting to shoot 30 seconds after turning on the power; Shooting once every 30 seconds with the flash in full operation for every other shot; Changing the zoom setting from telephoto to wide, or wide to telephoto, for each shot; Temporarily turning the power off after each 10 shots (long enough to lower the battery temperature. For DMC-LC1: Shooting once every 30 seconds, flash in operation for every shot, 77°F(25°C) ambient temperature.
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