At A Glance

Though the lens placement and button layout take some getting used to, the boxy and durable Lumix DMC-FP8 offers a quiet and quick wide-angle lens.

Manufacturer’s Description

Showcase your style and artistic sense with an advanced compact camera and POWER O.I.S. The foldable optics in this 28mm wide-angle lens with 4.6x optical zoom enables the FP8's flat, slim design. Plus, the superb image rendering of the Leica DC lens teams up with the double corrective power of the new POWER O.I.S. to clearly capture subjects even in dimly lit areas where hand-shake often occurs.

The Specs

Battery Information
Number of Batteries Supported 1
Battery Size Supported Proprietary Battery Size
Battery Built-in No
Battery Included Yes
Battery Rechargeable Yes
Battery Life 380 Shot
Interfaces/Ports
USB Yes
Display & Graphics
Screen Size 2.70 "
Effective Camera Resolution 12.1 Megapixels
Exposure
Shortest Shutter Speed 1/1300 Second
Longest Shutter Speed 60 Second
Flash
Flash Modes Auto Flash, Flash OFF, Flash ON, Red-eye Reduction
General Information
Manufacturer Panasonic
Manufacturer Part Number DMC-FP8R
UPC Code 037988263608
Brand Name Panasonic
Product Name Lumix DMC-FP8 Compact Camera
Marketing Information

Showcase your style and artistic sense with an advanced compact camera and POWER O.I.S. The foldable optics in this 28mm wide-angle lens with 4.6x optical zoom enables the FP8's flat, slim design. Plus, the superb image rendering of the Leica DC lens teams up with the double corrective power of the new POWER O.I.S. to clearly capture subjects even in dimly lit areas where hand-shake often occurs.

Product Model DMC-FP8
Product Type Compact Camera
Image
Maximum Image Resolution 4000 x 3000
Lens
Optical Zoom 4.6 x
Digital Zoom 4.0
Image Stabilization Optical
Autofocus Points 11
Focus Modes Auto
Minimum Focus Distance 1.97
Memory
Memory Card Supported Secure Digital (SD) Card, Secure Digital High Capacity (SDHC) Card
Miscellaneous
Package Contents
  • Lumix DMC-FP8 Point & Shoot Digital Camera
  • Battery Charger
  • Battery Pack
  • Battery Case
  • AV Cable
  • USB Cable
  • Hand Strap
  • CD-ROM
Physical Characteristics
Height 2.4"
Width 3.8"
Depth 0.8"
Weight (Approximate) 4.6 oz
Video
Video Formats QuickTime Motion JPEG
Maximum Video Resolution 1280 x 720
Maximum Frame Rate 30 fps
Viewfinder
Viewfinder Type No
Warranty
Limited Warranty 1 Year

Performance

Performance (New)
Exposure Poor
Color Poor
Sharpness Very Good
Distortion Superior
Performance
Image Quality, Exposure--Flash 50.5
Image Quality, Exposure--Normal 51.2
Number of Shots 392.0
Battery Life (minutes) 215.5
Image Quality, Distortion 75.2
Image Quality, Exposure 51.0
Image Quality, Sharpness 52.8
Number of Batteries 1
Image Quality, Overall 45.4
Image Quality, Color 46.8