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Panasonic Lumix DMC-LZ20 is a super-zoom compact camera equipped with a powerful 21x (25-525mm) ultra wide angle optical zoom lens with Optical Image Stabilizer, high resolution 16 MP CCD sensor and 3-inch LCD screen. LZ20 offering 720p HD Video Recording and iA (Intelligent Auto) mode, it also features a manual exposure mode that will likely appeal to more experienced photographers.
LUMIX DMC-LZ20 boasts a powerful 25mm ultra wide angle 21x (25-525mm) optical zoom lens lets you freely capture decisive sports scenes, along with the natural expressions of people and animals. The 25mm ultra wide angle can capture approx. 196% wider angle of view compared with a standard 35mm camera, ideal for shooting dynamic landscapes or indoor group portraits.
DMC-LZ20's O.I.S. (Optical Image Stabilizer) is renowned for its high correction performance against blur caused by a hand-shake. It is compensated effectively without deterioration of image quality. Anybody can take beautiful, blur-free shots with ease.
Together with the 16-megapixel high resolution CCD sensor, the image processor produces high quality images even in high sensitivity recording at ISO 1600 and max. ISO 6400 in High Sensitivity mode.
The 3.0-inch large 460k-dot LCD screen assures high visibility in any lighting circumstances, which is excellent for both shooting and playing back images.
In addition to capturing stunning photos, the LUMIX LZ20 also records dynamic HD video in 1280 x 720p at 30 fps (NTSC) / 25 fps (PAL) in Motion JPEG format. HD video is recorded with the ease of pushing a button. With the bundled software PHOTOfunSTUDIO 8.2 Lite Edition, videos can be easily edited and uploaded to YouTube to share with family or friends.
For beginners, LUMIX DMC-LZ20 is equipped with iA (Intelligent Auto) mode powerfully assists in any shooting situation to get the best result and reduce mistakes. A comprehensive integration of Optical Image Stabilizer, Face Detection, Intelligent Scene Selector and Intelligent Exposure, iA mode lets the camera do all the work so users are free to compose shots, aim and capture the subject.
Face Detection sets appropriate AF/AE on the face of people in an image while removing the unwanted red-eye. Intelligent Exposure corrects the brightness in parts of the image that are too dark due to insufficient lighting, backlighting or use of the flash. Finally, Intelligent Scene Selector automatically selects one of six Scene modes - Macro, Portrait, Scenery, Night Portrait, Night Scenery and Sunset - that best suits the shooting situation.
Manual operation is available for LZ20 users with P and M modes expanding the photographic experience and for those who enjoy more creative photography, the DMC-LZ20 can produce a dynamic panorama image in camera by overlaying consequent pictures shot horizontally / vertically with Panorama Shot function
Key Features of Panasonic Lumix DMC-LZ20:
- 16 Megapixel CCD Sensor
- 21x (25-525mm) Ultra Wide-Angle Optical Zoom Lens
- POWER O.I.S. (Optical Image Stabilizer)
- 48.5x Extra Optical Zoom
- 3.0-inch 460k-dot LCD screen
- ISO 100-6400
- 1280x720 / 30p (25p @PAL) HD Video Recording
- iA (Intelligent Auto) Mode
Free Download Panasonic Lumix DMC-LZ20 Operating Instruction Guide / Owner's Manual / User's Manual (PDF format):
Panasonic Lumix DMC-LZ20 Owner's Manual - Basic Operating Instructions, English
Panasonic Lumix DMC-LZ20 Operating Instruction Manual - Operating Instructions for advanced features, English