It has a 10x optical zoom for photos and a 16x advanced zoom for video and features a digital image stabilizer that can be used on video or photos for clear images, even when zoomed in. There is a large flip-out 3 inch LCD display which rotates up to 285 degrees to get a good viewing angle for awkard shots or when using in a confined space. It features face chaser technology which can recognize up to 12 faces at once for videos and still pictures, and optimizes the focus and aperture settings to make sure all subjects are in focus. The slow motion shooting can achieve 600 fps at 192x108 resolution, or 240 fps at 448x336 resolution. Another new technology in this camera is Three-Dimensional Noise Reduction (3D-DNR) which improves video quality by reducing random signal noise. The Sanyo VPC-FH1 is SD/SDHC memory compatible, and there are optional Tele, Wide and Semi-Fisheye lenses available.