Panasonic Lumix DMC-LZ40 Digital Camera
Digital Camera Description
The Panasonic Lumix DMC-LZ40 is a Large Digital Camera with a 1/2.3" sensor. Its 20 Megapixels CCD sensor offers an ISO 100-1600 sensitivity range which is expandable to ISO 100-6400. This makes it possible to shoot hand-held in relatively low-light. With 20 MP of resolution, sharp prints are possible up to at 240 DPI.
A builtin Image Stabilization mechanism allows the Panasonic Lumix DMC-LZ40 to compensate for camera shake.
This camera features a mechanic shutter that can expose for 1/1500 to 15s. With a fastest shutter-speed of 1/1500, fast action cannot be frozen. Night photography is possible using this digital camera due to its long exposure capability.
The Panasonic Lumix DMC-LZ40 features a 9-point Contrast-Detect AF system. Autofocus can continuously adjust according to subject distance. A Real-Time Autofocus Tracking System allows focus to follow a moving subject within the frame.
This camera does not feature any seals to protect it against adverse weather, dust and moisture. Care must be taken, just like with most electronics. There is no viewfinder on the Panasonic Lumix DMC-LZ40 and no provision to add one.
|Sensor||20 Megapixels CCD||Sensor Size||6 x 5mm
|Anti-Alias Filter||Yes||Sensor Aspect||4:3 Aspect-Ratio|
|Stabilization||Built-In||Dust-Reduction||N / A|
|Sensitivity||ISO 100 - 1600 *Expanded range: 100-6400||Shutter-Speed||1/1500 - 15s|
|Lens||22 - 924mm F/3 - 6.5 / 8||Mininum Focus||1cm|
|Zoom||Electronic||Manual Focus||N / A|
|Filter Diameter||Focus System||9-point Contrast-Detect, Assist-lamp *Tracking AF-C|
|Viewfinder Type||None||Viewfinder Size|
|Display Attachment||Fixed||Display Size||460K Pixels 3" LCD 100% Coverage|
|Exposure Modes||P, M||Scene Modes||13Panorama, Portrait, Scenery, Soft Skin, Night Portrait, Night, Food, Baby, Pet, Sunset, High-Sensitivity, Through Glass, Starry Sky|
|Exposure Compensation||±2 EV, 1/3 EV||Flash Compensation|
|White Balance||Auto , Presets, Custom||White Balance Tuning|
|Continuous Drive||Self Timer||Yes *2s, 10s|
|Command Dials||DOF Preview||No|
|Digital Level||Tripod Mount||Yes|
|Remote Trigger||Eye-Start Sensor||No|
|Interval Timer||No||Multiple Exposure||No|
|Image Formats||JPEG||Flash Ports|
|Built-In Flash||Yes, 10.8 - 5m (W-T)||Flash Sync|
|Video Capture||1280x720 @ 30 FPS 16:9||Sound Input|
|Memory||Secure Digital Extended Capacity||GPS||No|
|Battery||Lithium-Ion||Battery Life||320 *CIPA Standard, 50% flash use.|
|Size||126 x 87 x 94mm (W x H x D)||Weight||524g|
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