The high-performance Leica V-LUX 20 Digital Camera features a Leica DC Vario-Elmar 4.1-49.2mm f/3.3 - 4.9 ASPH lens. This is a high-performance super-zoom with a 35mm equivalent of 25-300mm. This 12x zoom allows you to go from wide-angle to super telephoto without adding an accessory lens. This along with the optical image stabilization will give you crisp and sharp photos even in low light. The 12.1 megapixel CCD sensor produces high quality files that you can use to make large photographic prints. You can even choose between 3 different aspect ratios; 4:3, 3:2 or 16:9.
The camera has many automatic settings, and scene modes for the beginning photographer, but it also has manual settings for the image maker who wants total control. All of your composing and playback takes place on the bright 3" LCD display, and images can be stored on SD, SDHC or SXCD memory cards.