The LUMIX DMC-FT6 offers extra toughness with its waterproof performance to 13 m / 43 ft along with 100 kgf pressure resistance, Wi-Fi® connectivity with NFC technology, and a variety of shooting options to form the ultimate multi-capable camera.
Take out the camera to fishing or camping in the springtime, to diving, snorkeling, surfing in summer, or mountain climbing in autumn and to skiing or snowboarding in winter – This model is an all-year-round active field player to record stunning memories in beautiful photo and video.
- Waterproof Down to 13 m / 43 ft
- Pressure Resistance 100 kgf
- Shockproof Up to 2 m / 6.6 ft
- Freezeproof Down to -10 °C / 14 °F
The GPS (Global Positioning System) in the camera complies with GLONASS (Global Navigation Satellite System) to further enhance its detection accuracy for its increased number of satellites.
This camera is specially designed for active outdoor use. It adopts GPS, compass, altimeter and even barometer to show and record altitude, barometric pressure and orientation data. The barometer also works for indicator for depth underwater.
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 & Snorkeling Mode can also be selected easily and quickly from the menu.
This ruggedly designed camera also features a high-quality LEICA DC lens with 4.6x optical zoom from 28mm wide-angle (35mm camera equivalent: 28-128mm). The folded optics of shaft guide method is adopted to secure the toughness of the lens unit. Passing the Leica's stringent standards, this lens delivers exceptional optical performance to the edges. Plus, an anti-fog glass for the lens cover prevents it from being fogged with steam.
The POWER O.I.S. (Optical Image Stabilizer) suppresses the low-frequency vibration hand-shake component, which is physically generated when pressing the shutter button or when shooting at night with a slow shutter speed. The O.I.S. also works for powerful zoom shots, which are especially susceptible to hand-shake.
The 16.1-megapixel High Sensitivity MOS sensor boasts high-speed signal output and high-sensitivity image recording for making many advanced features possible. It also allows shooting images up to ISO3200 in full resolution.
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.
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.
Expressive, Retro, High Key, Low Key, Sepia, Dynamic Monochrome, Impressive Art, High Dynamic, Cross Process, Toy Effect**, Miniature Effect**, Soft Focus*, Star Filter*, One Point Color
* For photos only.
** Cannot be used in Creative Panorama.
You can record full-HD 1,920 x 1,080 videos in AVCHD Progressive and MP4 format. Featuring 60p (for NTSC area) / 50p (for PAL area) full-HD recording capability, subjects with fast motion or fine details are reproduced clearly.
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.
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.
NFC makes Wi-Fi® connection easier. By just touching a NFC compatible smartphone or tablet to the camera, you can change it to a remote controller or transfer data to it.
• This function can be used with NFC compatible devices with Android (2.3.3 or above).
Remote Shooting / Remote View
With the "Panasonic Image App", you can utilize a smartphone / tablet as controller to zoom, set the focus and shoot from a distance.
You can instantly upload and share your images on social media using the "Panasonic Image App" on a smartphone / tablet.
You can tag the location information to the image by utilizing the GPS log of a smartphone / tablet and share it to the preferred social media.
You 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.
This model has a 3.0-inch, approx. 460k-dot LCD with approx. 100% field of view. LUMIX's acclaimed Intelligent LCD function also automatically adjusts the brightness in 11 steps according to shooting conditions. It lets you share the fun of viewing images with family and friends, too.