Panasonic Lumix LZ20 and FZ60: Two New Superzooms

Panasonic Lumix FZ60

Panasonic Lumix FZ60

Along with the new constant aperture FZ200, Panasonic has released two more Lumix superzooms – the LZ20 and FZ60.

The FZ60 is a step down from the FZ200 and features a 24x optical zoom (25-600mm equivalent) with a variable aperture (f/2.8-5.2), a 16.1MP CMOS image sensor and the ability to capture 1080/60i or 1080/30p video.  The Panasonic Lumix FZ60 retails for $349 and is available here at B&H Photo.

The LZ20 rounds out the bottom end of the superzooms and sports a 21x optical zoom lens (25-525mm equivalent), a 16MP CCD image sensor and 720p video at 30fps.  The Panasonic LZ20 retails for $249 and is available here at B&H Photo.

 Panasonic Lumix FZ60 Key Specs

  • 16.1MP High Sensitivity MOS Sensor
  • LSI Venus Engine Image Processor
  • Leica DC Vario-Elmarit 24x Zoom Lens
  • 25-600mm Optical Zoom Lens (Equivalent)
  • 3.0″ 460,000-dot Intelligent LCD Display
  • POWER O.I.S. (Optical Image Stabilizer)
  • Full HD 1080 60i Video Recording
  • Creative Control Feature
  • Intelligent Auto Mode
  • Full Manual Override

Panasonic Lumix LZ20 Key Specs

  • 16MP CCD Sensor
  • 21x Optical Zoom Lens
  • 25-525mm Focal Length Equivalency
  • 3.0″ 460K-dot LCD Display
  • ISO 6400 in High Sensitivity Mode
  • Optical Image Stabilizer
  • HD Video Capture
  • Intelligent Auto Mode