The 18.1-megapixel Panasonic LUMIX TZ80 boasts 30x optical zoom (35mm camera equivalent: 24-720mm) packed in a pocket-sized body while enabling 4K video / 4K PHOTO shooting performance.
Ultra wide angle 24mm 30x optical zoom LEICA DC VARIO-ELMAR lens
TheLUMIX TZ80 boasts exceptional optical performance with stunning clarity with minimum distortion and flare.
The 18.1-megapixel High Sensitivity MOS sensor and the new image processor Venus Engine enable shooting high quality image even in high sensitivity recording in low-lit situations.
High-resolution QFHD 4K video
The LUMIX TZ80 is capable of recording smooth, high-resolution QFHD 4K video in 3840×2160 at 30p(60Hz) / 25p(50Hz) in MP4*1. Taking advantage of 4K technology, users can capture the fleeting photo opportunities at 30 fps in 8-megapixel equivalent resolution as a 4K PHOTO. More practical functions based on the 4K technology are also available.
Enables users to select in-focus area after shooting with easy operation. You can get multiple shots with max.49 of different focus points with a single shutter release to choose from the 4K (3840×2160) burst file. This function has been developed by combining the high-speed, high-precision DFD (Depth From Defocus) auto focus technology and the 4K technology. Operation is quite simple and easy – just shoot an image in a Post Focus mode and touch on the point where you want to set focus while playing back the image. You can take advantage of Focus Peaking, 5x magnified view and fine adjustment functions to set focus precisely, taking as much time as you want after shooting.
The LUMIX TZ80 newly incorporates Light Composition function with which the camera synthesize the images by choosing and saving a brighter pixel. This makes it possible to produce more luxurious, dramatic image of situations such as fireworks or night scenery in camera with ease. The 4K Live Croping in video recording realizes stable panning or zooming in video recording. In panning shots, you can just set the viewing angle to start and end with to get smooth panning imagery without using a special equipment like a slider. In zooming, you can set the after-zoomed viewing angle first, so that the subject can be perfectly in the frame. Thanks to the digital operation, the imagery of zooming is smooth because it does not move zoom lens physically.
DFD (Depth From Defocus) technology
For even faster response and higher mobility, the LUMIX TZ80 newly integrates the DFD (Depth From Defocus) technology*2 to achieve ultra high-speed AF of approx. 0.1 sec. It contributes to the high speed burst shooting at 10 (AFS) / 5 (AFC) fps. The LUMIX TZ80 also feature a variety of AF functions such as Touch AF, 49 point AF, Low light AF that encourages users to get best results in wide-ranging shooting situations.
3.0-inch 1,040k-dot rear monitor
The LUMIX TZ80 incorporates a 3.0-inch 1,040k-dot rear monitor with newly adopted touch control system and a 0.2-inch 1166k-dot EVF(Electronic View Finder) with eye sensor. The Control Ring on the lens barrel encourages quick, intuitive operation. For more creative freedom, RAW image recording, Creative Control filter mode, Creative Panorama mode are available.
Users can connect the camera to their smartphone / tablet to expand the flexibility in shooting/storing/sharing images.
Intuitive Control & Freely Customize Settings
The smooth and intuitive control ring and rear dial allows the user to customise their photos, getting creative with aperture, shutter speed, program shift, focus adjust and a variety of different picture effects and customization options.