Lumix® 8 Megapixel Digital Camera

Model number: DMC-FZ30K

Lumix® 8 Megapixel Digital Camera with 12x Optical Zoom & MEGA Optical Image Stabilizer, Black

Camera Effective Pixels 8.0 Megapixels
Optical Zoom 12x
Image Sensor 1/1.8"
8.32 Total Megapixel CCD
Primary Color Filter
Extra Optical Zoom 4:3 Aspect Ratio: 15.3x for 5 Mega, 19.1x for 3 Mega, 2 Mega, 1 Mega
3:2 Aspect Ratio: 15.3x for 4.5 Mega, 19.1x for 2.5 Mega
16:9 Aspect Ratio: 19.1x for 2 Mega
Focal Length f=7.4-88.8mm (35mm equivalent: 35-420mm)
Lens Leica DC Vario-Elmarit Lens
Lens Construction 14 Elements in 10 Groups (3 Aspherical Lenses/3 Aspherical Surfaces/1 ED Lens)
Aperture Range Wide: F2.8 - F11
Tele: F3.7 - F11
Optical Image Stabilizer MEGA O.I.S. ( Mode 1 / Mode 2 )
Digital Zoom 2x / 4x pre-select
(Max. 48x combined with Optical Zoom without Extended Optical Zoom)
(Max. 76.5x combined with Extended Optical Zoom)
Focusing Area Normal: Wide 30cm / Tele 200cm - infinityMacro: Wide 5cm / Tele 200cm - infinity
Conversion Lens Compatibility Yes
AF Metering 1 point
1 point high speed
3 points high speed
9 points
(Selectable focus area on 1 point/1 point high speed)
Focus AF
AF Macro
MF switchable
Manual Focus (Ring)
Continuous AF On/Off
One-Shot AF
AF Assist Lamp Yes
ISO Sensitivity Auto / 80 / 100 / 200 / 400
White Balance Auto/Daylight/Cloudy/Halogen/Flash/White Set1/2White Balance Adjustment(except for Auto WB)
Exposure Auto
Program AE
Aperture Priority AE
Shutter Priority AE
ManualProgram Shift (P mode)
Exposure Compensation 1/3 EV Step, ± 2 EV
Backlight Compensation Yes (at auto mode)
Auto Bracketing ( AE) +1/3EV-1EV Step, 3 Frames
Light Metering Intelligent Multiple / Center-weighted / Spot
Shooting Mode (Mode Dial)/Rec. Mode Dial: Auto, P(Program AE) Mode, A(Aperture Priority AE) Mode, S(Shutter Priority AE) Mode, M(Manual Exposure) Mode, Moving Image, Playback
Scene Modes SCN 1&2 (Portrait, Soft Skin, Scenery, Sports, Panning, Night Portrait, Night Scenery, Food, Party, Candle Light, Fireworks, Starry Sky, Snow, Baby)
Shutter Speed/Shutter System 8 - 1/2000 sec.: Program AE, Aperture Priority AE, Shutter Priority AE
60 - 1/2000 sec.: Manual
Self Timer 10 seconds / 2 seconds
Auto Review 1 sec/3 sec/zoom
Review 1x/4x/8x
Picture Adjustment Contrast, Sharpness, Saturation, Noise Reduction
Color Effect Mode Cool, Warm, Black & White, Sepia
Recording Format Still Image: JPEG (design rule for camera file system), DPOF correspondingStill Image with Audio: JPEG (design rule for camera file system) + QuickTimeMotion Images: QuickTime Motion JPEG
Image Quality RAW/TIFF/Fine/Standard
Motion Image (Quick Time Motion JPEG) 4:3 Aspect Ratio:
30 or 10 fps (320 x 240 pixels)(640 x 480 pixels)
4:3 Aspect Ratio (Still Image) 3264 x 2448
2560 x 1920
2048 x 1536
1600 x 1200
1280 x 960
3:2 Aspect Ratio (Still Image) 3248 x 2160
2560 x 1712
2048 x 1360
16:9 Aspect Ratio (Still Image) 3072 x 1728
1920 x 1080
Motion Image (4:3 Aspect Ratio) 640 x 480, 320 x 240
Burst Shooting Mode Full-resolution image:
Standard Mode: Up to 9 images at 3 or 2 frames/sec.
Fine Mode: Up to 5 images
Unlimited Consecutive Shooting Yes
Still Image Recording with Audio 5 seconds
Audio Dubbing Maximum of 10 Seconds
Real-time Histograms Yes
Composition Guide Lines Yes
Built-in Memory No
Scene Mode Help Screen Yes
Auto Angle Detection Yes
Flip Animation Yes
Economy Mode No
Built-in Flash Type/Mode Auto, Auto/ Red-eye Reduction,Slow Sync./Red-eye Reduction
Forced On/Off
Flash Output Adjustment (1/3EV step, -2 +2EV)0.3 - 7.0m (ISO Auto)
External Flash Hot Shoe
Viewfinder 0.44" diagonal Color EVF (235k pixels)
Field of view: approx. 100%
LCD Monitor 2.0" Diagonal Polycrystalline TFT LCD Display (235k pixels)
Field of view: approx. 100%
Playback Mode 25, 16 or 9-Thumbnail Display
Zoomed Playback (16x max)
Image Rotation
Slide Show
Favorite Pictures
Trimming, Protection
DPOF Setting
OSD Language English, Spanish, Japanese, Chinese (Traditional), German, Italian, French
Recording Media SD Memory Card
Multimedia Card
Microphone Yes
Speaker Yes
Interface DC Input, A/V Output (NTSC), USB
Direct Print PictBridge
Color Silver
Power Included:Lithium-ion Battery Pack (7.2V, 730 mAh)
Optional:Battery Charger/AC Adaptor (Input: 110-240V AC)
Battery Life Up to 280 pictures (CIPA Standard)
Up to 300 pictures with EVF
Included Software ArcSoft® PhotoImpression™, ArcSoft® Panorama Maker™, ArcSoft® PhotoBase™, USB Driver, Lumix® Simple Viewer, Photo Fun Studio
Standard Accessories Battery Charger, Battery Pack, SD Memory Card 32MB, Lens Cap, Lens Hood & Adaptor, AV & USB Cables, Strap
Dimensions (H x W x D) 3.37'' x 5.54'' x 5.44''
Weight 1.63 lbs.


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