Product code: 82929019
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Have the power of a professional in your pocket with Panasonic’s super-zoom DMC-TZ80. Boasting 4K video, 18.1MP and extraordinary 30x optical zoom, this tiny package yields massive results. The brand’s crystal-clear LEICA lens is backed by a mighty MOS sensor so the depth-of-field is pin sharp, and the sophisticated Wi-Fi makes wireless control super-easy. With other features like the post-focus, HYBRID optical image stabiliser and intuitive Live View Finder, this camera is a sublime feat of portable photography.
Obscene Compact Power The TZ80’s 1/2-3-type MOS sensor delivers delightful colour and clarity in any light. Filled with 18.1MPs, your snaps will be rich and beautiful from dusk till dawn. All of this power is channelled with rapid speed through the brand’s state-of-the-art Venus image processor. This way, the pocket-sized camera will supply luscious shots in an instant.
Tailor Your Shots With The LEICA Zoom Lens With 30x optical zoom, 60x intelligent zoom and 4x digital zoom, you’ll get a crisp shot of your subject wherever you are. The lens’ f3.3 – 6.4 aperture range gives you space to experiment with background/subject separation too, letting you tailor your shot to landscapes or portraits. It also features the HYBRID Optical Image Stabiliser – using 5-axis correction to deliver crisp, blur-free video. Such super-powered flexibility will let you go as far as your creativity will take you.
Dazzling 4K Video 4K has four-times the pixels of HD and this camera lets you capture your memories in this ultra-crisp resolution. Shoot 4K video at 25fps to give your adventures even more detail and pop-out beauty. There’s even a 4K Photo function so you can give your stills the Ultra-HD treatment.
All-Time Control Before or after you’ve taken your shot, this camera keeps you in the driver’s seat. The innovative Post-Focus mode lets you decide what’s in focus after you’ve taken the photo. This way, you can optimise any part of a picture when you’re reviewing a day’s haul. The 0.2” Live View Finder, which automatically turns on when you hold it up to your eyes, manual control rings and vivid 3” LCD Touch Screen give you complete control as you line up your shots.
Wi-Fi Wonder With built-in Wi-Fi, this camera can connect to your smart phone or tablet wirelessly, letting you share your shots in an instant. You can even download the Panasonic Image App (iOS & Android) to control the TZ80 remotely.
Add Flair With Filters Give your work added art with this camera’s wealth of effects. Use the Creative Control mode to add such filters as Old Days, Retro or Dynamic Monochrome, or adjust the look with such scene setting as Appetizing Food, Silky Skin or Glistening Water. This is only a snippet of the hours of fun you can have experimenting.
- MOS Sensor & Venus engine delivers professional power
- Otherworldly detail with 18.1MP
- Super-Zoom LEICA lens gives supreme 30x optical zoom and 60x intelligent zoom
- Crystal-clear clarity with 4K Video & Photo
- Post-Focus function lets to adjust focus after taking a photo
- 3” LCD Touch Screen gives you state-of-the-art control
- Integrated Wi-Fi lets you pair it up to your smart device
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- Accessories Included
- Battery Pack, AC Adaptor, USB Cable, Hand Strap, Strap Holder
This feature fixes onto the main subject and enhances focus on a snap's hot spots
- Battery Size & Number
- Lithium-ion rechargeable battery
- Battery life
An estimate of how long the battery lasts before needing recharging, based on standard tasks and usage
- 320 Images
- Built In Flash
- Camera Type
- Digital Compact
- USB 2.0, Micro-HDMI, Wi-Fi (remote control via smartphone)
- Continuous Shooting Speed
Continuous Shooting Speed
The amount of frames per second that can be shot in continuous shooting mode, useful for fast moving subjects
- Packaged: H6.5 x W13.5 x D13.6cm. Unpackaged: H6.4 x W11.2 x D3.8cm
- Direct printing
Can connect to a compatible digital camera to print without the need to use a computer.
- Wi-Fi Direct
- 3" TFT LCD Screen
- Exclusive to John Lewis
- Face Detection
Automatically detects faces and optimises focus, so they're the main subject of a snap
- File Formats
- Still Image: JPEG (DCF/Exif2.3) / RAW, DPOF
Allows your camera to detect and record where a picture is taken, perfect for holiday snaps
- Hard drive
Stores files like videos and images, and programmes such as games. A portion of this may already be allocated to data like your operating system
- Image Megapixels
- Image Stabilisation
Irons out blur and shake, so your shots are super-sharp and your videos are stable
- Lens Aperture
Measures the lens' light exposure. This affects the depth of field (the distance beween the nearest and furthest objects that can be kept in focus)
- F3.3 - 6.4 / Multistage Iris Diaphragm
- Lens Details
- Zoom, 24 - 720mm, LEICA DC VARIO-ELMAR
- Lens Size
The distance from the sensor and the optical centre of the lens when focused to infinity. A smaller focal length will generally result in a wider angle of view
- 24 - 720mm
Enables extreme close-up shots of small subjects like insects or plants
- Manufacturer Part Number (MPN)
- Maximum ISO Rating
Maximum ISO Rating
Defines the sensor's light sensitivity and therefore performance in low light settings. Greater ISO numbers indicate more light sensitivity, though may lead to more grain or noise in the image
- Memory Card Type
- Model name / number
- NFC enabled
Devices with NFC (Near Field Connection) can be tapped together to establish a wireless connection for sending or streaming files and other data
- Night recording
Ability to record at night or in complete darkness by using built-in infrared illumination
- Night Scene
- Power Supply
- Lithium-ion rechargeable battery
- Red-Eye Reduction
Reduces red-eye effect in portraits and group photos
- Screen size
The size of the device's screen, usually measured diagonally in inches
- Self Timer
Delays taking the picture for a few seconds, ideal for self portraits or group pictures
- Sensor Size
- Sensor Type
- High Sensitivty MOS Sensor
- Shooting Modes
- "Still Image Scene Guide - Clear Portrait, Silky Skin, Backlit Softness, Clear in Backlight, Relaxing Tone, Sweet Child's Face, Distinct Scenery, Bright Blue Sky, Romantic Sunset Glow, Vivid Sunset Glow, Glistening Water, Clear Nightscape, Cool Night Sky
- Shutter Speeds
The amount of time is takes for the shutter to open and close. High speed lets you freeze action completely, slower ones allow motion blur
- Still Image: Approx. 4 - 1/2,000 sec (Mechanical Shutter)Approx. 1 - 1/16,000 sec (Electronic Shutter)Artistic Nightscape (Approx. 60 sec)Motion Picture: Approx. 1/25 - 1/16,000 sec Approx. 1/2 - 1/16,000 sec (Creative Video M Mode / MF Mo
- Smile Detection
- Sweep Panorama
- Touch Screen
- Tripod Thread
- Video Resolution
- 4K Ultra HD
The interface you look through to compose and focus your picture. Not all modern digital cameras will feature a physical viewfinder as well
- 0.20" LVF (Live View Finder)
Unpackaged weight of the product
- Packaged: 0.46kg. Unpackaged: 0.28kg
- Wi-Fi enabled
- Zoom (digital)
Enlarges video captured by the optical zoom and makes it seem even closer. This involves zooming in on an existing image, so it gives slightly less detailed results than an equivalent optical zoom
- Zoom (optical)
Allows you to zoom the image closer to the subject. Optical zooms feature physically moving lens components, so it maintains the image quality as you zoom in. Digitial zooms essentially crop an existing image, so may lose image quality as they zoom in
Delivery & returns
- Standard Delivery
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