Having problems with your Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ30 Digital Camera ?

8mb Lumix camera....but 3mb pictures


\015 Just curious as I am printing a ton of pics....why they are a range of 2.4-4.1mb...when I have the camera set at 8mb?\015\012the quality of my 4x6 & 5x7 are not so great because of it.\015\012bummed.\015\012can u help?\015\012thanks\015\012elaine\015

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A jpeg when compressed (unopened) would be about 3-4mb from an 8mp camera. This can vary a little. Once opened and uncompressed (ie - in Photoshop or another program that will show its uncompressed file size) the file would be about 21-25mb. If you are not getting good photos printed at 4x6 etc. It could be for a number of reasons. \015\012A: you may be printing the thumbnails and not the actual full res photos. - see if there are duplicate photos in the folder - 1 set high res, 1 set low res.\015\012\015\012B: in low light or by changing the ISO manually to a higher sensitivity (higher number like 400,800 1600), quality can be greatly reduced.\015\012\015\012C: by zooming in too far. There is a maximum that the glass can magnify and after that the camera enlarges the veiw of the pixels which is the same as you trying to blow up a tiny little area of a photo.\015\012\015\012--In combination, low light and zooming in will provide very unpleasing results. The more you zoom, the more shaky the photo will be and the less light can enter the lens\015\012A higher shutter speed and ISO are needed as less light is available.\015\012\015\012Try moving in rather than zooming in when in low light. Also use a flash. \015\012\015\012In general, dont use or disable the digital zoom for better results. A tripod will help too for non moving subjects. \015\012\015\012Take these lessons to the bank even if you think I haven't addressed your problem.
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