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.
* 35mm camera equivalent: 24-480mm.
18.1-magapixel MOS Sensor
The new 18.1-megapixel High Sensitivity MOS sensor
realizes both high quality image recording and high
speed signal processing. In addition, the Wavelet NR
(Noise Reduction) system*¹ in the Venus Engine enables
deliberate noise reduction process without missing
low-frequency noise by enlarging its detection area by
approx.64x*². Edge Smoothing NR technology also helps
rendering smooth edges even in image recording at high
*1 Works in high sensitivity image recording at ISO 800 or higher.
*2 Panasonic comparison with DMC-ZS20(TZ30).
Wi-Fi® with NFC
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.
1920 x 1080 50p
Full HD Video Recording
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.
HYBRID O.I.S + (Hybrid Optical Image Stabilizer)
POWER O.I.S. is upgraded with the inclusion of HYBRID
O.I.S.+ for video recording with new 5-axis correction that
detects and effectively compensates for the camera's
5 types of movement. This thoroughly suppresses blurring
from wide-angle to powerful zoom shots or shooting while
Leica DC Lens
with Nano Surface Coating
A 24mm ultra wide-angle 20x optical zoom LEICA DC lens
is outstanding in class for its quality and versatility.
Plus, the Panasonic's black box technology Nano Surface
Coating boasts extremely low reflectance ratio and it is
applied for exceptional optical performance with stunning
clarity by minimizing flaring and ghosts.
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.
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.
Level Shot Function
Newly added Level Shot Function detects the horizontal
line of recording image and keeps it even if the camera is
tilted. It lets users take stable video even in blind
recording such as shooting from high angle.
in MP4 Format (in Wireless Function)
You can record high-speed videos at 100 fps* or 200 fps*
in MP4 format. You can capture scenes that can't be
seen with the naked eye, and play them back in dramatic
** The recording format is 25p (PAL).
UNWIRE YOUR CREATIVITY
NFC (Near Field Communication) makes Wi-Fi connection
easier. By just touching a smartphone or tablet to the camera,
you can change it to a remote controller or transfer data to it.
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
At Home (Save & Playback)
Enjoy Wi-Fi convenience at home.
・Cloud Sync. ・Auto Transfer
・Wireless TV Playback ・Wireless Print
GPS and GLONASS
The GPS (Global Positioning System) newly complies
with GLONASS (Global Navigation Satellite System) to
further enhance its detection accuracy for its increased
number of satellites.
Easy Manual Conrol
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. Plus, a total of 4 custom setting patterns can
also be memorized to the camera (1 on C1 and 3 on C2).
iA (Intelligent Auto) Mode
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.
The 3.0-inch large 920,000-dot multi-touch screen
enables multi-touch gestures such as tap-click to select
or pinching to zoom in/out. It also enables Touch AF,
Touch Zoom or Touch Shutter during recording and
various playback functions.
The Level Gauge lets the camera detect
the horizontal / vertical angle of view which
is convenient to make level in composition.
Marine Case Compatible
The DMC-ZS30 is compatible with the optional marine
case DMW-MCTZ40. This case will protect your LUMIX
camera all the way to a depth of 148ft (45m). It lets you
take clear, beautiful photos underwater.
Lumix TZ40 Cashback Offer
Receive £30.00 / €35.00 cashback when you purchase a Lumix DMC-TZ40 camera between 19th November 2013 and 19th January 2014.
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Panasonic Imaging Products Wi-Fi Solutions – UNWIRE YOUR CREATIVITY -
Panasonic LUMIX digital cameras and camcorders are offering a variety of extensive functions via Wi-Fi to enrich your shooting experience.
Creative Panorama Function
LUMIX's new "Creative Panorama" function creates a single panorama picture by stitching multiple still pictures taken in rapid succession and applying artistic filter effect on it.
HYBRID O.I.S. + / Level Shot Function
The HYBRID O.I.S. + (Hybrid Optical Image Stabilizer Plus) effectively compensates for the camera's 5 types of movement, which is helpful in recording blur-free photo and video.
F4.1, EV0.7, 1/1000 sec, ISO 100, Program AE
F4.0, 1/1600 sec, ISO 100, Program AE
Creative Panorama Mode (Expressive)
F4.6, EV0.3, 1/800 sec, ISO 100, Aperture Priority AE
F6.4, 1/125 sec, ISO 160, Program AE
Creative Panorama Mode (Impressive Art)
F5.0, EV0.7, 4.0 sec, ISO 100, Shutter Speed Priority AE
F6.3, EV0.3, 1.0 sec, ISO 100, Aperture Priority AE
F8.0, EV0.3, 2.5 sec, ISO 100, Aperture Priority AE
Panasonic Wi-Fi Features – One-touch Connection with NFC
NFC (Near Field Communication) changes a smartphone / tablet into a remote controller by just touching the camera with them.
Panasonic Wi-Fi Features – Remote Shooting
With the "Panasonic Image App", you can utilize a smartphone / tablet as controller to zoom, set the focus and shoot from a distance
Panasonic Wi-Fi Features – Remote View
Playing back to confirm the image is possible so that you can continue shooting right at the spot.
Panasonic Wi-Fi Features – Geotagging
It is possible to tag the location information to the image by utilizing the GPS log of a smartphone / tablet.
Panasonic Wi-Fi Features – Instant Transfer
The picture data will be transferred right after shooting, without any operation required.
Panasonic Wi-Fi Features – Easy Share
You can instantly upload and share your images on an SNS (Social Networking Service) using the "Panasonic Image App" on a smartphone / tablet.
Panasonic Wi-Fi Features – Auto Transfer
Automatically transfers images on your camera to a computer while charging the battery via the wireless access point at home.
Panasonic Wi-Fi Features – Cloud Sync.
With the Panasonic's exclusive Cloud Sync. Service, photos and videos can be synchronized among the compliant devices.
Panasonic Wi-Fi Features – Wireless Print
You can print out recorded pictures wirelessly from a PictBridge (wireless LAN compatible) printer.