The Panasonic FT30 is a versatile, "go-anywhere" camera boasting a rugged exterior that's waterproof down to 8m, shockproof from 1.5m and freezeproof as low as -10 degrees. The LUMIX FT30 is the perfect, portable companion for outdoor enthusiasts looking to document their adventures with ease and peace of mind. Housed within its tough, solid casing is a large CCD sensor and a 4x optical zoom (25-100mm f3.9-5.7 lens) that's capable of producing 16-megapixel stills and clear Full HD video footage. Additional features include Creative Panorama, Time Lapse Shot, Filter Effects, Torch Light, 2.7" 230K-dot LCD and 220MB built-in memory.
Panasonic LUMIX DMC-FT30: Key Features
- 16 Megapixels
- ½.33" CCD sensor
- 4x Optical Zoom (F3.9-5.7/25-100mm)
- 8x Intelligent Zoom
- 2.7” 230K-dot LCD
- Waterproof down to 8m
- Shock proof up to 1.5m
- Freeze proof down to -10°
- Dust proof
- HD video in MP4 (25p)
- Mega O.I.S. with Active Mode
- Torch light
- 220MB built-in memory
Casual, Stylish, Tough Camera
The LUMIX DMC-FT30 offers extra toughness by extending its waterproof performance to 8 m / 26 ft. A variety of special modes, including Time Lapse Shot and Creative Panorama, and a host of attractive filter effects, are added to expand the shooting experience.
Waterproof and Tough for Active Lifestyles
Enjoy easy, casual shooting with style both in town and during outdoor adventures. This model is optimal for both.
- Waterproof Down to 8 m / 26 ft
- Shockproof Up to 1.5 m / 5 ft
- Freezeproof Down to -10 °C / 14 °F
220MB Built-in Memory
The 220MB built-in memory provides extra memory for a maximum of 34 shots when the memory card fills up.
Beautiful Underwater Shots
The Red Color Reproduction of Advanced Underwater Mode compensates for the red color which is easily lost in underwater shooting to look underwater picture more natural. Sports, Snow and Beach & Surf Mode can also be selected easily and quickly from the menu.
MEGA O.I.S (Optical Image Stabilizer)
The MEGA O.I.S. (Optical Image Stabilizer) compensates for the blurring caused by hand-shake. Even slight hand-shake movement is accurately detected by a sampling frequency of 4,000 times per second, and compensated to produce sharp, clear images.
With the Creative Panorama function, it is possible to shoot a horizontal / vertical panoramic image with consequent shots taken by overlaying the previous picture and reflect a filter effects of the Creative Control.
Creative Control / Creative Retouch
The Creative Control (in the recording mode) and the Creative Retouch* (in the playback mode) give you the expressive power to turn ordinary situations into highly special scenes. Filter Effects Expressive, Retro, High Key, Low Key, Sepia, Dynamic Monochrome, Impressive Art, High Dynamic, Cross Process, Toy Effect**, Miniature Effect**, One Point Color * For photos only.** Cannot be used in Creative Panorama.
MP4 HD Video Recording
You can record dynamic HD videos in 1280 x 720p* in MP4 format. Recording videos can be started with a press of an independent motion picture button, which is convenient for you to switch photo / video shooting instantly. * Sensor output is 30p (for NTSC area) / 25p (for PAL area).
Torch light records beautiful videos even in dusky underwater environments or at a nighttime camp. It is also possible to turn only light on to light up subject even while camera function is not activated.
Time Lapse Shot
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Leave the camera to record of stationary observation for subjects such as flowers coming into bloom or scudding cloud. The series of consequent images can be combined in a camera to produce a time lapse video.