Free Download Panasonic Lumix DMC-FX80 PDF User Manual, Instructions, User Guide, Owner's Manual.
This stylish Panasonic Lumix DMC-FX80 compact digital camera features a 5x (24-120mm) ultra wide angle LEICA DC F/2.5 bright lens and wide variety of exciting Image effect functions in a slim body.
The LEICA DC VARIO-SUMMARIT 24mm ultra wide-angle zoom lens boasts excellent brightness of f/2.5 that is even brighter by approx. 25% than the f/2.8 lens. The lens especially excels not only in shooting dynamic landscapes with its wide angle of view but also in capturing moving subjects even in low-lit situations such as indoors or at night with its outstanding brightness.
The 5x optical zoom increases its power to 10x equivalent with the Intelligent Zoom function. This is an extensive zoom function using digital zoom with minimum deterioration of image quality thanks to the Intelligent Resolution technology.
Lumix DMC-FX80's 12.1-megapixel CCD with 2-channel signal output structure boasts higher signal transfer speed for the operations that require high performance and speed such as full HD video recording and high speed continuous shooting. The image quality is also improved thanks to the higher sensitivity which is made possible by highly efficient light condensation adoption larger on-chip micro lenses.
The DMC-FX80 features a 3.0-inch Smart Touch-screen. Auto Focus is immediately set to the subject by just touching it on the large LCD and you can even release the shutter. Once you lock on the subject by a touch, the camera tracks the subject with the AF tracking function even if it moves. When playing back, you can drag the image across the screen with a finger to browse a collection of photos, or add a variety of special effects, like Beauty Retouch, to images.
DMC-FX80 can record 1920 x 1080 full HD videos in AVCHD / MP4 format, the 5x optical zoom is available in video recording. The videos come with the high-quality stereo sound of Dolby Digital Stereo Creator, to offer highly realistic sound to the motion images. The stereo microphone also comes with zoom noise reduction system.
The MEGA O.I.S. compensates blurring caused by hand-shake. Even slight hand-shake movement is accurately detected by a sampling frequency of 4,000 times per second, and compensated to produce sharp, clear images. The MEGA O.I.S. lets you shoot in dimly lit rooms or evening illumination without losing the mood. It also works for macro shots and zoom shots, which are especially susceptible to hand-shake. The Active Mode effectively suppresses blur in video recording especially at wide angle while walking or playing with your children.
Also, iA (Intelligent Auto) mode lets users leave everything to the camera to take beautiful images with MEGA O.I.S. (Optical Image Stabilizer) with Active Mode and Motion Deblur mode together with AF Tracking, Intelligent ISO Control, Face Recognition, Intelligent Scene Selector and Intelligent Exposure. Once you enter the iA mode, these multi-capable functions happen automatically, so that you can shoot without the bother of adjusting settings every time conditions change.
A variety of special effects that add fun to shooting experience are newly integrated in Lumix DMC-FX80. In addition to 3D Photo mode and Panorama Shot, the Creative Control mode offers a selection of artistic filter effects when recording images; Expressive, Retro, High Dynamic, Sepia, Dynamic Monochrome, High Key, Low Key, Miniature Effect, Toy Effect and Soft Focus. Miniature Effect mode in which the peripherals are defocused while saturation and contrast is emphasized to look the picture like a diorama. It is also possible to look images nicer even after shooting with Artistic Retouch (Creative Retouch, Defocus Effect, Color / Brightness), Beauty Retouch and Auto Retouch.
Key Features of Panasonic Lumix DMC-FX80:
- 12.1-megapixel Hi-Speed CCD sensor
- LEICA DC VARIO-SUMMARIT 5x (24-120mm) Ultra Wide-angle Len
- MEGA O.I.S. (Optical Image Stabilizer)
- Sonic Speed AF
- 3.0-inch Smart Touch-screen LCD
- 1920 x 1080 full-HD video recording in AVCHD/MP4 with Dolby Digital Stereo Creator
- iA (Intelligent Auto) Mode
- Creative Control
- 3D Photo Mode
- Panorama Shot
- 3D Photo Mode
- Handheld Night Shot Mode
- USB power charging
Free Download Panasonic Lumix DMC-FX80 Operating Instruction Guide / Owner's Manual / User's Manual (PDF format):
Panasonic Lumix DMC-FX80 Advanced User Manual - Operating Instructions for Advanced Features, English