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Panasonic Lumix DMC-LC43

With compact size, lightweight, and the superb image rendering of the LEICA DC VARIO-ELMARIT lens, the DMC-LC43 makes it easy to take beautiful shots....

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“Bring up the artist in you!”

published 11/01/2005

Progood picture quality, easy menu and operation, nic...

ConsNot a slim model, No carry bags, covers come along

What I found most interesting was the color quality of the images. The camera has auto focus ie, spot mode, that can be turned off and on. Also there is sensitvity control that helps us take pictures in varying conditions of light. There is even a black and white mode that bring up the artist in...

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Product Information : Panasonic Lumix DMC-LC43

Manufacturer's product description

With compact size, lightweight, and the superb image rendering of the LEICA DC VARIO-ELMARIT lens, the DMC-LC43 makes it easy to take beautiful shots. The LC43 boasts a CCD with an effective pixel count of 4.0 megapixels. This digital camera offers a 3x optical zoom and features Panasonic's high-performance Venus Engine LSI for superb image quality and lightning-fast response. The DMC-LC43 lets you snap off shots at a moment's notice, so you're always ready to catch even sudden photo opportunities. And with its superior image rendering, this model is great for both casual everyday shots and artistically expressive shots - and everything in between.

Product Details

Product Description: Panasonic Lumix DMC-LC43 - digital camera, Panasonic Lumix DMC-LC43B - digital camera, Panasonic Lumix DMC-LC43E-N - digital camera

Product Type: Digital camera - compact

Memory Card Slot: SD card

Sensor Resolution: 4.0 Megapixel

Lens System: Leica 3 x zoom lens - 5.8 - 17.4 mm - f/2.8-4.9

Focus Adjustment: Automatic

Min Focus Distance: 50 cm

Digital Zoom: 3 x

Camera Flash: Built-in flash

Viewfinder: Optical - real-image zoom

Display: LCD display - 1.5"

Supported Battery: 2 x AA NiMH rechargeable battery ( included ), 2 x AA

AV Interfaces: Component video

Colour: Silver

Dimensions (WxDxH): 9.5 cm x 3.4 cm x 6.7 cm, 9.6 cm x 4.1 cm x 6.6 cm

Weight: 0.2 kg

Manufacturer Warranty: 1 year warranty



Product Type: Digital camera - compact

Enclosure Colour: Silver

Sensor Resolution: 4.0 Megapixel

Optical Sensor Type: CCD

Total Pixels: 4,230,000 pixels

Effective Sensor Resolution: 4,000,000 pixels

Optical Sensor Size: 1/2.5"

Optical Zoom: 3 x

Digital Zoom: 3 x

Auto Focus: TTL contrast detection

Digital Video Format: QuickTime

Image Recording Format: JPEG

AV Interfaces: Component video

Exposure & White Balance

Light Sensitivity: ISO 100, ISO 200, ISO 50

Exposure Metering: Multi-segment, spot

Exposure Modes: Programme, automatic

Shooting Programs: Landscape, portrait mode, macro, night portrait

Special Effects: Cool, Warm, Black & White, Neutral, Vivid

White Balance: Custom, automatic, presets

White Balance Presets: Cloudy, daylight, halogen

Max Shutter Speed: 1/2000 sec

Min Shutter Speed: 8 sec

Exposure Compensation: ±2 EV range, in 1/3 EV steps

Auto Exposure Bracketing: 3 steps in 1/3 EV step

Lens System

Type: Leica 3 x zoom lens - 5.8 - 17.4 mm - f/2.8-4.9

Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera: 35 - 105mm

Focus Adjustment: Automatic

Min Focus Distance: 50 cm

Macro Focus Range: 10-50cm

Zoom Adjustment: Motorised drive

Lens Construction: 6 groups / 7 elements

Features: Aspherical lens

Camera Flash

Camera Flash: Built-in flash

Flash Modes: Fill-in mode, slow synchro, auto mode, flash OFF mode, red-eye reduction

Additional Features

Continuous Shooting Speed: 4 frames per second, 7 frames per second

Self Timer Delay: 10 sec, 2sec

Additional Features: Audio recording, built-in speaker, auto power save, date/time stamp, display brightness control


Viewfinder Type: Optical - real-image zoom


Type: 1.5" LCD display

Resolution: 114,000 pixels

Display Features: Built-in


Microphone Operation Mode: Mono


Connector Type: 1 x USB ¦ 1 x composite video/audio output ¦ 1 x DC power input

Memory Card Slot: SD card


Software: Drivers & Utilities, ArcSoft PhotoImpression, ArcSoft PhotoBase, ArcSoft Panorama Maker, ArcSoft PhotoPrinter


Included Accessories: Battery charger, hand strap, USB cable, audio / video cable


Battery Type: AA

Details: 2 x AA NiMH rechargeable battery ( included ), 2 x AA

Memory / Storage

Memory Card Slot: SD card

Supported Memory Cards: MultiMediaCard, SD Memory Card

Included Memory Card: 16 MB SD

Image Storage: JPEG 2304 x 1728 ¦ JPEG 1600 x 1200 ¦ JPEG 1280 x 960 ¦ JPEG 640 x 480

Video Capture: QuickTime - 320 x 240 - 10 fps

Manufacturer Warranty

Service & Support: 1 year warranty

Service & Support Details: Limited warranty - 1 year

Dimensions & Weight

Width: 9.5 cm, 9.6 cm

Depth: 3.4 cm, 4.1 cm

Height: 6.7 cm, 6.6 cm

Weight: 0.2 kg

Environmental Parameters

Min Operating Temperature: 0 °C

Max Operating Temperature: 40 °C


Listed on Ciao since: 11/01/2005