If you are looking for new high-end digital camera, you can consider buying the upcoming Panasonic LUMIX DMC-FP8. This latest Panasonic digital camera is part of its FP series. Besides the attractive design of the camera, Lumix FP8 is fitted with the fastest auto focus among Panasonic digital cameras.
Panasonic Lumix DMC-FP8 features
Lumix FP8 is a 12.1-megapixel high-resolution camera with CCD, designed to help photographers capture sharp images. The high-speed auto focus (AF) allows users capture images almost instantly without any delay. This extreme high-speed response of the AF of the camera is most suitable for capturing action scenes and sporting events. The AF of the camera could be set at a maximum speed of 0.25 seconds at wide angle setting and the telephoto setting speed of the camera could reach up to 0.26 second. The upgraded Panasonic digital camera technology enables users to adjust the setting of high action events almost instantly. Moreover, along with the extreme high-speed AF of Lumix DMC-FP8, this camera also has a fast start up time and short shutter release time lag. By incorporating parallel processing program in the camera, the start-up speed has been enhanced up to 0.95 second. The release time lag is about 0.006 seconds.
Venus Engine V, the advanced image-processing engine of the camera, allows accurate shooting. The face recognition feature of the image-processing engine promises hassle free shooting. Venus Engine V is also energy efficient, sucking lesser juice from the camera’s battery. Noise reduction is facilitated with the advanced noise reduction technology of Panasonic, along with the low frequency chromatic noise reduction capability of Venus Engine V of the camera. The long lasting rechargeable lithium–ion battery of the camera could support 380 pictures on a single charge.
Panasonic Lumix DMC-FP8 has 28mm wide-angle 4.6x optical zoom Leica DC lens for capturing large scenes. The slim aluminum body of the camera could be tucked even in a small handbag. The blue LED cursor buttons further enhances the appearance of the camera. Lumix DMC-FP8 is available in red, blue, pink, violet, gold, black, green and silver colors. Users can capture High Definition movies with DMC-FP8. Images could be edited with the PhotofunStudio 4.0 software.
Panasonic Lumix DMC-FP8 will be available from September for $299.95.