Summary Panasonic DMC-LX3

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Specifications Key specs
Help 2.5x
Screen size
Help 3"
Help f/2
Screen resolution
Help 460k dots
Wide angle
Help 24 mm
Movie format
Help 720p @ 24fps
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The Panasonic DMC-LX3 vs other recent pro digicams

Size Quite small Help
Compact (109×60×27 mm)
Thickness Thin Help
Longest exposure Very long exposures Help
60 seconds
Battery life Incredible battery life Help
380 shots
External flash External flash Help
Better lighting


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The Panasonic DMC-LX3 vs other recent pro digicams

Sensor size Small sensor Help
1/1.6" 8.3x6.2mm
Continuous shooting Slow continuous shooting Help
2.5 fps
Touch screen No touch screen Help
More buttons
Screen flips out Fixed screen Help
Less flexible
Sensor type Sensor type Help
Missing geo-tagging
Viewfinder Can only preview photos on the screen Help
Popularity Not so popular Help
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Screen resolution Very low resolution screen Help
460k dots
Light sensitivity Very poor maximum light sensitivity Help
3,200 ISO
True resolution Lower true resolution Help
10 MP
Autofocus contrast detection autofocus Help
slower focusing
Announced Old Help
July 2008
Lowest price Expensive Help
Fastest shutter speed Slow shutter speed Help
1/2000 of a second




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Avatar for Albert Argilaga Claramunt Albert Argilaga Claramunt (8:13 PM, January 03, 2014)
I found a great photographer using this camera in flickr: it seems a perfect equilibrium between size and quality to bring with you everywere.
sjogro (5:12 PM, January 09, 2012)
This is a great camera for creative photography. A sharp and fast lens with great wide-angle. Overall usage takes a little learning (as always) but is simple and not frustrating. Probably a bit old to recommend now, but this page definitely deserves at least one user comment praising this camera!