Hidden within the sophisticated profile of this next generation Mirrorless ultra-compact interchangeable lens camera is the heart of today's powerful DSLR cameras. The LUMIX DMC-GF5 features higher image quality even in under low light shooting with high ISO settings. The reason is the large newly developed 12.1 Megapixel Live MOS Sensor and advanced Image processing from the LUMIX Venus Engine. In addition to the basic features desired in DSLR cameras including quick accurate auto focus, DMC-GF5 features a host of options that make photography even more artistic yet easy - enjoyable enough for users seeking to step up from a compact digital camera. Complying with the established Micro Four Thirds "mirrorless" standard, the widest range of interchangeable lenses is offered to expand the photographic experience and your love of photography.