The LUMIX ZS45 is an ultra compact 20x super zoom camera featuring a tiltable monitor and Full HD video recording. Capture memorable travel scenes with Selfie Functions and share them via Wi-Fi® connectivity.
Wink Detector and 180° Tiltable Monitor
The moment you tilt the monitor upward 180°, the selfie timer begins. Then, you can trigger the shutter by winking for a selfie with freer, more flexible posing. Combining this with the Soft Skin, Slimming and Defocusing modes, gives you attractive and distinctive selfies.
A powerful 20x optical zoom lens* in a slim body draws your subjects right up close, and lets you freely capture decisive sports scenes, along with the natural expressions of people and animals.
* 35 mm camera equivalent: 24-480 mm
You can connect the camera to your smartphone / tablet by displaying the QR code on the camera screen.
Remote Shooting / Viewing
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.
The large 3.0-inch, approx. 1,040K-dot LCD assures high visibility in any lighting conditions, which is excellent for both shooting and playing back images. It lets you share the fun of viewing images with family and friends, too.
The 16-Mpx MOS sensor integrated in the camera boasts high-speed signal output and high-sensitivity image recording, making many advanced features possible. The excellent S/N ratio of the MOS sensor and the noise reduction system in the imaging engine makes both photo and video, shot at any sensitivity from low to high, boast outstanding clarity.
The POWER O.I.S. (Optical Image Stabilizer) boasts its correction accuracy to minimize blur even when using the powerful zoom. Plus, Active Mode effectively suppresses handshake vibration in video recording.
The high speed digital signal output technology lets you shoot at 10 fps in high speed burst mode with mechanical shutter; and, burst shooting with flash is also available.
You can record Full HD 1,920 x 1,080 videos in MP4* format, which has higher compatibility with PCs. 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).
With a variety of filter effects, Creative Control lets you add artistic and original expression to photos and videos.
The Creative Panorama function allows you to create dynamic vertical / horizontal panoramic photos with a unique touch just by swivelling the camera.
Expressive, Retro, Old Days, High Key, Low Key, Sepia, Dynamic Monochrome, Impressive Art, High Dynamic, Cross Process, Toy Effect*, Miniature Effect*, Soft Focus**, Star Filter**, One Point Colour.
* Cannot be used in Creative Panorama.
** Cannot be used in video recording.
These three effects can be used when taking selfies to give you more attractive portraits.
- Soft Skin mode makes skin look brighter and smoother
- Slimming mode sharpens facial lines
- Defocus mode keeps the subject in clear focus while gently softening the background