A Super-Zoom Digital Camera with High Quality 24x Optical Zoom Lens*
New LUMIX DMC-FZ60(FZ62)
Featuring High Speed Response and 1920 x 1080 Full-HD Video Recording

* 35mm camera equivalent: 25-600mm

Panasonic is pleased to introduce new DMC-FZ60(FZ62) from the LUMIX’s popular FZ series that packs a powerful optical zoom and superior controllability including manual operation over photo and full-HD video recording. The 25mm ultra wide-angle LEICA DC VARIO-ELMARIT lens with powerful 24x Optical Zoom with Panasonic's Black Box Nano Surface Coating technology minimizes light reflection that causes ghost and flare. The powerful 24x optical zoom (35mm camera equivalent: 25-600mm) can be increased its power to 48x equivalent with the Intelligent Zoom function taking advantage of the Intelligent Resolution technology maintaining the picture quality even using digital zoom.

Newly developed 16.1-megapixel High Sensitivity MOS sensor and the advanced image processor Venus Engine feature high speed response and high quality image even in high sensitivity recording. It contributes to the high speed burst shooting at 10 fps in full resolution* and the Light Speed AF to catch the most fleeting shooting opportunities together with the quick start-up time of approx. 0.9 sec.

The DMC-FZ60(FZ62) records 1,920 x 1,080 60i (NTSC) / 50i (PAL) full-HD video recording** in AVCHD / MP4 with high quality stereo sound. The powerful 24x optical zoom and manual control are also available in video recording to make the video more attractive. The POWER O.I.S. (Optical Image Stabilizer) with Active Mode powerfully suppresses blur even in video recording.

While offering iA mode for beginners, the DMC-FZ60(FZ62) also responds to the desire of users a step advanced. In addition to the P/A/S/M mode, wide variety of shooting options such as Creative Control and Photo Style are integrated to look photo and video even more true to the users’ creative intention.

Packing superior optical and digital performance, the DMC-FZ60(FZ62) fits the users at wide range of photographic stage from beginner to advanced. It enables easy capture of spur-of-the-moment in impressive photo and video both outdoor and indoor.

* Max. 3 images.
** Sensor output is 30p (NTSC) / 25p (PAL).

More Information:
Digital Still Camera 2012 Second-half New Products | Press Release | LUMIX | Digital Camera | Panasonic Global