The LUMIX DMC-FT5 offers extra toughness by extending 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 – The DMC-FT5 is an all-year-round active field player to record stunning memories in beautiful photo and video.
You can record full HD 1,920 x 1,080 videos in AVCHD Progressive (MPEG-4 / H.264) format. Featuring 50p full HD recording capability, subjects with fast motion or fine details are reproduced clearly.
NFC enables extremely easy Wi-Fi set up without any
troublesome procedures. You can turn a smartphone /
tablet into a remote controller for a LUMIX or transfer a
picture by just touching the camera with it.
・The appropriate pairing position of devices varies depending on the products. ・This function can be used with the NFC compatible device.
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.
On the Go (Shoot & Share)
Take full advantage of Wi-Fi connectivity using the "Panasonic Image App" even when you are out. ・Remote Shooting ・Instant Transfer ・Geotagging ・Remote View ・Easy Share At Home (Save & Playback)
Enjoy Wi-Fi convenience at home. ・Cloud Sync. ・Wireless TV Playback ・Wireless Print
The GPS (Global Positioning System) newly complies with GLONASS (Global Navigation Satellite System) to further enhance its detection accuracy.
The DMC-FT5 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.
LUMIX lets you apply artistic effects to panoramic images. You can choose from various effects to create a dynamic vertical / horizontal panoramic image with a unique touch just by swiveling the camera.
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.
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.
The videos also come with the high-quality stereo sound
of Dolby® Digital, to offer highly realistic sound to the
motion images. The stereo microphone comes with zoom
noise reduction system, and the Auto Wind Cut function
blocks out most of the noise from background wind.
• Manufactured under license from Dolby Laboratories. Dolby and the double-D symbol are trademarks of Dolby Laboratories.
The DMC-FT5 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.
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.
In the iA (Intelligent Auto) Mode, the camera does all the work, leaving you free to compose your shot and capture the moment. You just press, aim and shoot. The detection and correction functions go to work to give you beautiful photos and videos* with maximum ease.
* The applicable iA Mode functions vary with photos and videos.
This model has a 3.0-inch 460K-dot LCD with a 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.