Summary of Panasonic LUMIX DMC-LZ30
35x Optical Zoom Lens from 25mm Wide-angle, and 78.8x Extra Optical Zoom: The DMC-LZ30 features 25mm wide-angle lens with a 35x optical zoom (35mm camera equivalent: 25-875mm). The Extra Optical Zoom function extends zoom power to 78.8x (at 3-megapixel resolution) by using the center part of the 16-megapixel high resolution CCD to bring subjects even closer. Not only drawing near the subject distant away, the 25mm ultra wide-angle lens captures wider angle of view compared with a standard 35mm camera. Manual Exposure with Simple Operation: The DMC-LZ30 is equipped with P / M mode for users a step above the beginners to enjoy more creative photography. Users can set the aperture to control the depth of field, and adjust the shutter speed to freeze moving subjects or create a motion blur that exaggerates the feeling of movement. Creative Control with 10 Effects, Creative Retouch with 11 Effects and Panorama Shot: The DMC-LZ30 newly integrates popular Creative Control with 10 effects and Creative Retouch with 11 effects. The Creative Control lets users shoot with a filter effect while checking how it makes difference on the picture. The Creative Retouch enables applying a filter effect on the picture after shooting in camera. The Panorama Shot makes it possible to shoot a horizontal / vertical panoramic image with consequent shots taken by overlaying the previous picture. iA (Intelligent Auto) Mode Featuring Optical Image Stabilizer: The iA mode is incorporated in pursuit of the ultimate ease of operation and the reduction of miss-shots. It is a comprehensive integration of the Optical Image Stabilizer, Face Detection, Intelligent Scene Selector, Intelligent Exposure, and AF Tracking - the camera does all the work, leaving you free to compose shots. The O.I.S. (Optical Image Stabilizer) minimizes blurring without causing deterioration of image quality. High Quality 720p HD Video Recording: The DMC-LZ30 records dynamic HD video in 1280 x 720p in QuickTime Motion JPEG. Recording motion images can be started with a press of an independent video button on the top of the camera, which is extremely convenient for users to switch photo/video shooting instantly. Zooming is also available to draw subjects distant away. Users can also sort and archive the images via a bundled software PHOTOfunSTUDIO Ver. 9.0 LE and upload them to the SNS (social networking services).
|ISO Sensitivity Range||Auto / 100 / 200 / 400 / 800 / 1600 High Sensitivity Mode (ISO 1600 - 6400)|
|White Balance||Auto / Daylight / Cloudy / Shade / Incandescent / White Set / White Balance Adjustment (Except Auto)|
|Shutter Speed||15 - 1/2000 sec|
|Scene Modes|| Panorama Shot