Panasonic FX75 summary
Panasonic FX75 is Panasonic's Small Sensor Compact camera initially introduced on June of 2010. The camera features a 14MP, CCD 1/2.3" size sensor with a max resolution of 4320 x 3240. It is also known as "Lumix DMC-FX70" in some countries.
The FX75 is ranked #117 out of 261 in Small Sensor Compact cameras & over all #935 out of 1422 for digital cameras in our database. You should test our Smart camera search to find camera listings based on your personal criteria.
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Panasonic FX75 family
The Panasonic FX75 has a history of related digital cameras. Down below, you can identify all earlier and new models along with key specifications.
Panasonic FX75 Gallery
You can view the FX75 from several angles in the gallery underneath.
Panasonic FX75 Pros and Cons
Here is a collection of pros and cons of the Panasonic FX75 based on things which are typically considered useful in a camera.
Panasonic FX75 Sensor specs
The Panasonic FX75 features the Venus Engine HD II processor chip. The sensor spec on the Panasonic FX75 is 6.08mm x 4.56mm (1/2.3"). The 28 mm² sensor has the capability to capture 4320 x 3240 pixels with aspect ratios of 1:1, 4:3, 3:2 and 16:9. The camera features Image Stabilization (Optical). Optical stabilization is more effective than digital stabilization since the latter might produce cropping.Handle those 8K RED files like a boss
The CCD sensor has 14MP and includes a native ISO range of 80 to 6400. Unfortunately, RAW photos are not saved which means that you have less margin for error.
The graphic underneath shows the FX75's sensor size in comparison to other common sizes. The FX75 sensor has a crop factor of 5.9 and is presented in green.Control Profoto B10 & B10 Plus with your Android Phone
To get a sense of specific aspect ratios, you can refer to the visual below.
Panasonic FX75 dimensions
Panasonic FX75 weighs around 0.36 lbs (165g / 5.82 oz) & has external dimensions of 103mm x 55mm x 23mm (4.1" x 2.2" x 0.9"). The weight of typical Small Sensor Compact camera is 174g and the Panasonic FX75 is very much the same when compared to various competitors.Photographer fined '$200,000' for failing to deliver photos
Underneath is a picture of the Panasonic FX75 besides a softdrink so you're able to get a feel for its size.
The top view under will provide the button design on the FX75.
Panasonic FX75 Lens details
The FX75 features a built in lens giving a focal range of 24-120mm making it a 5.0 x zoom which may not be exceptional however it may be handy in some scenarios.
At it's widest 24mm, it features an aperture of f2.2 and that is very sluggish and not ideal for low light situations and you might find it difficult to get a shallow depth of field. You could also need to up your ISO which results in noisy pictures. For the long end, 120mm comes with f5.9 making it pretty sluggish and you would have to choose slow shutter speeds.
Panasonic FX75 Connectivity
The FX75 has the following connectivity:
- USB Yes
- HDMI Yes
Digital cameras that feature NFC and Bluetooth support are able to be controlled wirelessly via smartphones. You are able to send pictures and oftentimes change camera settings without the hassle of connecting physically with the camera.
Certain apps also enable a Liveview and hit the shutter if you are not close to the camera. If the camera includes a HDMI port, it can easily be connected to an external screen. A lot of cameras enable you to charge the battery pack with the USB socket.
Panasonic FX75 Video details
The max video quality on the Panasonic FX75 is 1280 x 720 and you can save in AVCHD Lite and Motion JPEG format. 720p is awful for today's requirements. You should shoot for at least 1080p quality for video recording. The body does not have a microphone and headphone socket which means you have got zero control over the audio. It is probably best to get a different model if you want better audio for your video clips.
Panasonic FX75 Weather Sealing
There is no environment proofing for the Panasonic FX75 so you have to be careful in wet and dusty conditions.
Panasonic FX75 Display and Viewfinder
The Panasonic FX75 features a 2.7 inch fixed screen with a resolution of 230 thousand dots.
Moreover the screen is touch friendly which means that you are able to switch focus points plus adjust settings with your fingers.World's smallest camera makes it into Guinness Book of Records
The ViewFinder specifications for Panasonic FX75 are the following:
- ViewFinder None
For sunny outdoor conditions that make the camera displays washed out and challenging to see, viewfinders will be quite useful.
Panasonic FX75 Shutter details
Panasonic FX75 has the capability to shoot continuously at 2.0 frames per second. The maximum shutter speed is 1/2000s.
Panasonic FX75 Flash and Hot shoe details
Panasonic FX75 features just integrated flash with missing external flash support.
Panasonic FX75 Autofocus details
Panasonic FX75 features only Contrast Detect Autofocus & is missing Phase Detect Autofocus. Phase Detection autofocusing is a lot faster & accurate compared to Contrast Detect autofocusing.
Panasonic FX75 has tap to focus. You can use your fingers to adjust focus points. It also includes Tracking Autofocus for moving objects. Panasonic FX75 has not got manual focus. Manual focus mode can be good for low light situations or you need more accurate control on focusing.
Panasonic FX75 Battery life
The usual Small Sensor Compact camera battery life is 241. Fujifilm X30 features the maximum (470) battery life for this class of cameras.
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Panasonic FX75 for different styles of photography
The following bar chart presents a summary of the Panasonic FX75 for different styles of photography. To find out more, have a look at the specific section underneath.
Portrait photography with Panasonic FX75
The Panasonic FX75 has a points total of 29 which is subpar, meaning that it is simply not good for portrait images. Shooting portrait images favors heavily to sensor specs, RAW support together with the option to utilize external lighting.
Panasonic FX75 Street photography factors
With a very good points total of 62, the Panasonic FX75 is a fine option to buy for street photography. A decent street photography camera provides a perfect balance of image quality and portability.
Panasonic FX75 Sports photography information
A subpar sports photography points total of 40 indicates the Panasonic FX75 is simply not good for taking photos of sports. A camera should have good autofocus and fast continuous shooting for sports photography.
Panasonic FX75 Travel photography features
Portability is very crucial when picking a camera for travel. All round, the Panasonic FX75 gets a above average 68 as a travelling camera which is a good pick to buy for your vacations.
Panasonic FX75 Landscape photography details
If you are planning to pick a digital camera for landscape pictures, the most vital factor will be image quality. The Panasonic FX75 with it's subpar score of 38 for a landscape camera is simply not good among its competition.
Panasonic FX75 Vlogging features
A camera for vlogging really should have a moving display, microphone port and if possible image stabilization. Taking everything into account, the Panasonic FX75 is simply not good for vlogging as it receives a subpar rating of 31.
Panasonic FX75 Alternatives
If you want alternatives to the FX75, here is a number of the highest placed cameras that fall into the class of Small Sensor Compact.
The line graph below provides you a bird's eye view of the FX75 vs it's top scoring rivals listed above.
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