The compact Panasonic Lumix DMC-FH22 belongs to the Panasonic Lumix FH series
of point and shoot digital cameras. This digital camera by Panasonic is ideal for recording memories at social gatherings. This camera has a Lumix DC Vario lens which has a focal length of 5 - 40 mm
and a 35 mm equivalent focal length of 28 - 224 mm.
The Lumix DMC-FH22 has a CCD image sensor that lets you take pictures at 14.1 megapixel resolution. This Panasonic point and shoot camera has 8x optical zoom and 4x digital zoom that you can use to take detailed pictures of distant objects. The Panasonic digital camera can reduce the picture resolution to 3 megapixels to let you take images at 16.9x zoom with the Extra Optical Zoom (EZ).
The Panasonic Lumix digital camera weighs 162 g and has a slim body design that fits conveniently in small bags. The back panel of this point and shoot camera has very few buttons, making photography simple. You can shoot videos in HD at 1280 x 720 dot pixel (30 fps).
This Panasonic Lumix DMC-FH22 is powered by the Venus Engine, which uses advanced signal processing to take sharp images every time. The Lumix digital camera supports aspect ratios of 4:3, 3:2 and 16:9. You can use the 3 inch TFT LCD touchscreen with a resolution of 230,000 dot pixels, to compose and preview images and videos. The anti-reflective coating of the display screen makes it possible to view the screen with ease even in bright sunlight.
Battery and Storage
You can take up to 300 pictures with the rechargeable Lithium Ion battery
on a single charge. This Lumix digital camera has a built-in memory of 40 MB. This memory can be expanded using SD, SDHC and SDXC memory cards
. You can transfer your pictures from the camera into a PC or laptop with the USB 2.0 high speed port
, making space for more images.
The aperture of a camera determines the amount of light that is allowed to reach the image sensor. This Panasonic DMC-FH22 has an aperture range of f/3.3 - 5.9
. ISO is the measure of a digital camera's light sensitivity. In the Panasonic Lumix point and shoot digital camera, the light sensitivity has a range of ISO 80 - 1600 on Auto mode
and ISO 1600 - 6400 on High Sensitivity mode.
The Lumix DMC-FH22 has a shutter speed range of 8 - 1/1600 second on normal mode. In the Starry Sky mode, the shutter speed can be reduced to 15, 30 or 60 seconds to take crisp images of a starlit sky.
The Lumix digital camera has an auto focus range of 500 mm to infinity (Wide) and 2000 mm onwards (Tele) in Normal mode. In Macro mode, you can focus in a range of 50 mm to infinity (Wide) and 1000 mm onwards (Tele). The Panasonic DMC-FH22 has a built-in flash with range of 600 - 5800 mm (Wide) and 1000 - 3200 mm (Tele), lighting up images taken in the dark.
This compact Lumix digital camera has 24 scene modes like Beach, Fireworks, Sunset, Snow
and many more. In the Sunset mode, the Lumix DMC-FH22 emphasizes red tones to capture the vivid colors of sunset scenes. The optical image stabilizer
of this Lumix digital camera uses a built-in gyro sensor to detect hand movement and automatically compensates for it, taking blur-free images.
The Panasonic Lumix DMC-FH22 has the Face Detection feature, which automatically identifies faces and optimizes focus and exposure settings to prevent blurry faces. You can use the self-timer with options of 2 or 10 seconds delay, to be in every picture with your friends. You can take up to 100 shots at 4.6 frames per second in the Continuous Shooting mode, recording every moment of your life for posterity.