November 6th, 2015
Panasonic presented the chamber with the touch screen DMC-FX580
The exhibition of photoequipment of PMA is preceded usually by a chain of announcements. Though before opening of PMA 2009 there is more than a month (this year the exhibition will pass from March 3 to March 5), the novelties the Panasonic company already started to represent.
The Panasonic Lumix DMC-FX580 chamber (in the European market FX550 designation is used) is armed with the three-inch touch screen which, on view of the producer, does its introduction in particular comfortable. Other feature of the chamber is the new microprocessor of images — Venus Engine V. Permission of the detector makes 12,1 Megapixels.
The device is equipped with Leica DC VARIO-ELMARIT lens with variable focal length. On the "wide" end the focal is equal 25 mm, and in situation of the greatest "body" — 125 mm (in a 35-millimetric equivalent).
As well as the large quantity of program modes (including the Panorama Assist mode facilitating shooting of panoramas) and the functions automating process of shooting, such, as definition of persons has other modern chambers, Panasonic Lumix DMC-FX580. It is possible to note also existence of the stabilizer of the image, support of serial shooting with a speed 2,3 pictures in a second at full permission (lowering permission, it is possible to raise speed to 10 shots in a second). Shooting of videos with HD permission (1280 x 720p is provided at frequency of 30 shots in a second), WVGA (848 x 480 pixels) and VGA (640 x 480 pixels). According to the producer, on one charging of batteries the chamber in a condition to make to 350 pictures.
DMC-FX580 realization in the dural case of dark or silvery color starts in April at cost of $400.