January 23, 2006 - 13.00 GMT
Panasonic is introducing the 6.0-megapixel DMC-FZ7. Differing from the FZ30, the FZ7 is more compact and easy to carry while preserving the same powerful zoom capability and manual controls. It is the follow-on to the 5.0 Mp DMC-FZ5. The new camera has an increased number of pixels and comes with innovative technical improvements such as inclusion of a joystick which allows easy manual control of focusing in addition to the manual exposure setting...More.