The dynamic wide-angle zoom lens has the power to perform
The DMC-FZ47 features a phenomenal 24x* optical zoom in both still and video recording. This powerful zoom capability is perfect for wildlife, sports and holiday photography because it brings even the finest details in so close that you will feel as though you are standing right in front of your subject. The outstanding telephoto results are boosted by the 25mm ultra wide-angle lens which encompasses about twice the shooting area as a standard 35mm lens. This means whether you are taking a group shot at a party or photographing a sweeping cathedral, you will have no trouble getting everything in the picture. The powerful zoom can also be increased to 32x equivalent with the Intelligent Zoom function - taking advantage of the Intelligent Resolution technology which maintains the picture quality even using digital zoom.
*35mm camera equivalent: 25-600mm
A LEICA DC lens and high-speed CCD guarantees remarkable image quality
Capturing those priceless memories, whether they’re still images or moving footage is no problem for the DMC-FZ47. The LEICA DC VARIO-ELMARIT lens benefits from Panasonic’s Black Box Nano Surface Coating technology, which results in a super clear image with a dramtic reduction of ghosts and flare. Image quality is even further enhanced by the Venus Engine FHD and intelligent resolution. With Intelligent Resolution technology, 3 areas - outlines, detailed texture areas and soft gradation areas - are automatically detected and the camera performs optimum processing to each, to give the whole image outstanding natural clarity, down to even the finest details
Make a movie masterpiece with Full HD movie recording
The DMC-FZ47is an advanced photographic tool for recording not only great photos but also beautiful full HD 1,920 x 1,080 videos in AVCHD (MPEG-4 / H.264) format. The AVCHD format features almost twice the recording time in HD quality than the conventional Motion JPEG and makes viewing easy with your VIErA HDTVs or Panasonic Blu-ray Disc Recorder/Player. A special, dedicated button lets you instantly start recording videos while shooting photos without having to make any extra settings. Movie recording in AVCHD features Dolby® Digital Stereo Creator for highly realistic stereo sound. to the video. The mechanical noise caused by zooming operation is suppressed for greater clarity and a Wind Cut function is also available to block out most background wind noise.
Professional results have never been so easy
By offering the full suite of Intelligent Auto (iA) features, including Power OIS with Active and Motion Deblur modes, Face Recognition, Face Detection, AF Tracking, Intelligent ISO Control, Intelligent Scene Selector and Intelligent D-range Control, the DMC-FZ47 gives you the confidence to capture clear, beautiful, mistake-free photographs with ease. Or if you enjoy more artistic freedom; intuitive manual control, creative options and 3D photo shooting are available with this innovative camera.