Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF3 is a small and light but yet a peerless image maker. Its a digital interchangeable lens system.
The camera has a 460k-dot Wide-viewing3.2 TFT LCD with Touch panel that offers approximately 100% field of view and 7-level brightness adjustment controls.
12.1-megapixel Live MOS Sensor and Venus Engine
It’s 17.3 x 13.0mm (4:3) type Live MOS Sensor with Primary Color filter and Supersonic wave filter which reduces dust. It also features 12.1 camera effective pixels. Now with Venus Engine, this camera can process large amount of progressive full HD data at a high speed. This engine produces better quality images at a super-fast response time.
It features 2x and 4x Digital Zoom, and features Extra Tele Conversion which offers 2x for stills and 3.1x for motion images in SH/H in AVCHD and HD/WVGA in Motion JPEG format. The other features it flaunts include 3-pattern Guide Lines and Real-time Histogram.
You achieve perfect focus with Contrast AF which offers AFS, AFC and MF modes. The Autofocus modes available includes Face Detection, AF Tracking, 23-area-focusing, 1-area-focusing and Pinpoint. It has AF Detective range of EV 0 – 18 (ISO100 equivalent) and is helped by AF Assist lamp. Other important elements featured in this focus are Quick AF, Continuous AF (during motion image recording), AF+MF, Touch shutter and Touch MF Assist.
It’s TTL built-in, GN6.3 equivalent, Built-in Pop-up type flash which offers Auto, Auto Red-eye Reduction, Forced On, Forced On Red-eye Reduction, Slow Sync, Slow Sync Red-eye Reduction and Forced Off. The synchronization speed it offers is less than 1/160 sec. And then there is 1st Curtain Sync flash synchronization.
iA (Intelligent Auto) mode
You can shoot with your DMC S5 camera whenever and wherever you want and you will always get the best results. Shooting in low light is a tough test for any digital camera. The camera with its iA mode will identify the shooting situation and select the most appropriate settings to give you stupendous captures, making your moments memorable. This mode includes intelligent ISO control, the optical Image stabilizer, brightness, intelligent scene selector, intelligent exposure and the face detection function.
ISO & SHUTTER SPEED
Offers 100-6400 settings for both Auto and Intelligent ISO. As for shutter, it offers Focal-plane shutter that for stills offers 1/4000 ~ 60 and for motion images offers 1/16000 ~ 1/30 (NTSC) and 1/16000 ~ 1/25 (PAL) speed.
SHOOTING MODES & SCENES
For specific situation or subject while shooting stills, this camera offers Portrait, Soft Skin, Scenery, Architecture, Sports, Peripheral Defocus, Flower, Food, Objects, Night Portrait, Night Scenery, Illuminations, Baby 1,2, Pet, Party and Sunset.For Movie Scene modes the camera offers Portrait, Soft Skin, Scenery, Architecture, Sports, Flower, Food, Objects, Low-light, Party and Sunset.
The Creative Controls such as Expressive, Retro, High key, Sepia, High Dynamic and Miniature add up to the creativity of your photos.
What’s more, there are also Image Quality options like RAW, RAW+Fine, RAW+Standard, Fine, and Standard, MPO+Fine, MPO+Standard with 3D lens in Micro Four Thirds System standard.
If you go in for Burst speed, you can shoot at 3.8 fps in H, 2.8 fps in M and 2 fps in L mode. And you can shoot as many as 7 images when there are RAW files with the particular speed, and unlimited consecutive shooting when there are no RAW files. However the latter depends on memory card size, battery power, picture size and compression.
Capturing someone on the move like swimming, racing, boating is a tricky task but with this camera, it will seem much easier and give better results with clarity in the photos. The AF Tracking automatically tracks the focused subject until you press the shutter button half-way down. It is ideal for clicking running children, pets or any other sports activity.
TFT LCD with Touch panel
Wide Viewing angle
LCD Screen Size
460K dots460K dots
Field of View
Brightness (7 levels), Cnotrast and Saturation (7 levels), Red tint (7 levels), Blue tint (7 levels)
Face detection / AF Tracking / 23-area-focusing / 1-area-focusing/Pinpoint
Af Detective Range
EV 0 - 18 (ISO100 equivalent)
Af Assist Lamp
Set the Fn button in custom menu to AF lock
Quick AF, Continuous AF (during motion image recording), AF+MF, Touch shutter, Touch MF Assist
Extra Tele Conversion
Max.2x (Not effective with L size recording. Magnification ratio depends on the recording pixels and aspect ratio.)
Live Other Functions
Guide Lines (3 patterns) / Real-time Histogram
Closest Focusing Distance
0.18m / 0.59ft
Approx. 0.10x / 0.20x (35mm camera equivalent
Diagonal Angle of View
Battery Life (CIPA Standard)
Approx. 340 images with H-H014
0 to 40 (32F to 104F)
10% to 80
USB 2.0 High Speed
miniHDMI TypeC / Video: Auto / 1080i / 720p / 480p (576p in PAL system) / Audio: Linear PCM
Normal playback, 30-thumbnail display, 12-thumbnail display, Calendar display, Zoomed playback (16x Max.), Slideshow (duration & effect is selectable), Playback Mode (Normal/Picture/AVCHD/Motion JPEG/3D Play/Category/Favorite), Title Edit, / Text Stamp, Video Divide, Resize, Cropping, Aspect Conversion, Rotate, Rotate Display, Favorite, Print set, Protect, Face Recognition Edit
PHOTOfunSTUDIO 6.2 HD Edition / SILKYPIX Developer Studio 3.1 SE / Super LoiloScope (trial version) / USB Driver
Battery Charger, AV Cable, USB Connection Cable, Shoulder Strap, Stylus pen, CD-ROM / * Body cap not included for DMC-GF3C kit and DMC-GF3W kit / ** Lens rear cap of H-H014 lens not included for DMC-GF3C kit and DMC-GF3W Kit
RAW, RAW+Fine, RAW+Standard, Fine, Standard, / MPO+Fine, MPO+Standard (with 3D lens in Micro Four Thirds System standard)
Single / Multi, Single in Burst Group / Multi in Burst Group, Cancel
Single / Multi / All / Except Favorite
Audio Video Output
Monaural Type, NTSC/PAL, NTSC only for North America / *Check the website of the Panasonic sales company in your country or region for details on the products that are available in your market
Recording Still Image
[4:3] 4000x3000(L) / 2816x2112(M) / 2048x1536(S) / 1600x1200(When attaching 3D lens in Micro Four Third System standard)
Motion Image(Motion JPEG*1)
[4:3] QVGA : 320 x 240, 30fps / VGA : 640 x 480, 30fps / [HD] 1280 x 720, 30fps
[Full HD] 19201080, 60i (sensor output is 30p) (FSH:17Mbps) / [HD] 1280 x 720, 60p (sensor output is 30p)SH:17Mbps)
[Full HD] 19201080, 50i (sensor output is 25p) (FSH:17Mbps) / [HD] 1280 x 720, 50p (sensor output is 25p)SH:17Mbps)
(Still image & Motion image) Expressive / Retro / High key / Sepia / High Dyamic / Miniature
Continuous Recordable Time(Motion images)
AVCHD with picture quality set to [SH]: Approx. 160 min with H-FS014042 / Approx. 170 min with H-H014
Actual Recordable time(Motion images)
AVCHD with picture quality set to [SH]: Approx. 130 min with H-FS014042 / Approx. 150 min with H-H014
TTL Built-in-Flash, GN6.3 equivalent (ISO 160 m), Built-in Pop-up
Auto, Auto/Red-eye Reduction, Forced On, Forced On/Red-eye Reduction, Slow Sync., Slow Sync./Red-eye Reduction, Forced Off
Less than 1/160 second
1st. Curtain Sync
10sec, 3 images/ 2sec / 10sec
English, Traditional Chinese, Thai, Arabic, Persian
Light Metering System
144-zone multi-pattern sensing system
Light Metering Mode
Intelligent Multiple / Center Weighted / Spot
EV 0 - 18 (F2.0 lens, ISO100 equivalent)
Program AE, Aperture Priority AE, Shutter Priority AE, Manual
ISO Sensitivity (Standard Output Sensitivity)
Auto / Intelligent ISO / 160 / 200 / 400 / 800 / 1600 / 3200 / 6400
Portrait / Soft Skin / Scenery / Architecture / Sports / Flower / Food / Objects / Low-light / Party / Sunset / (Activated by selecting Still Image SCN mode then pressing Movie Button. Still Image SCN modes without corresponding Movie SCN mode is recorded in mode suitable for the recording situation.)
H: 3.8 frames/sec, M: 2.8 frames/sec (with Live View), L: 2 frames/sec (with Live View)
Number of recordable images
7 images (when there are RAW files with the particular speed) Unlimited consecutive shooting (when there are no RAW files) (depending on memory card size, battery power, picture size, and compression)
PictBridge compatiblePrint size, Layout, Date setting are selectable)
2 Years Manufacturer Warranty
USB Connection Cable
This product ships to India.
Free Shipping to India.
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