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LUMIX® TS3 12.1 Megapixel Digital Camera

Model number: DMC-TS3A

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  • Advanced Tough Design (40ft Waterproof, 6.6ft Shockproof, 14F Freeze-proof, Dustproof)
  • Full HD Movie Recording
  • GPS Function + Compass + Altimeter + Depth Indicator + Barometric Sensor for Outdoor Use
Camera Effective Pixels 12.1 Megapixels
Sensor Size / Total Pixels / Filter 1/2.33-inch CCD sensor / 12.5 Total Megapixels / Primary Color Filter
Aperture F3.3 - 5.9 / Iris Diaphragm (F3.3 - 10(W) / F5.9 - 18(T))
Digital Image Stabilizer Yes
Optical Zoom 4.6x
Focal Length f=4.9-22.8mm (28-128mm in 35mm equiv.)(30-140mm in 35mm equiv. in movie recording)
Extra Optical Zoom (EZ) 5.7x (4:3 / 8M), 7.3x (4:3 / 5M), 9.1x (under 3M)
Intelligent Zoom 6x
Lens LEICA DC VARIO-ELMAR10 elements in 8 groups(5 Aspherical Lenses / 6 Aspherical surfaces / 1 ED Lens)
Optical Image Stabilizer 1 Power O.I.S. (On / Off / Active mode(only for motion picture))
Digital Zoom 2 4x( Max. 18.4 x combined with Optical Zoom without Extra Optical Zoom )(Max. 36.3 x combined with Extra Optical Zoom)
Focusing Area Normal: Wide / Tele 30 cm - infinityMacro / Intelligent AUTO/ movie recording: Wide 5 cm - infinity / Tele 30cm - infinity
Focus Range Display Yes
AF Metering Face / AF Tracking / 23pt / 1pt / Spot
Shutter Speed Still: 8 - 1/1300 sec Starry Sky Mode : 15, 30, 60sec.
Focus Normal / AF Macro, Zoom Macro, Quick AF, AF TrackingContinuous AF (only for motion picture)
AF Assist Lamp Yes (LED lamp in motion picture mode)
ISO Sensitivity Auto / i.ISO / 100 / 200 / 400 / 800 / 1600High Sensitivity (ISO 1600-6400)
White Balance Auto / Daylight / Cloudy / Shade / Incandescent / White Set (Selectable at Portrait, Soft Skin, Transform, Self-Portrait, Panorama Assist, Sports, Baby, Pet, High Sensitivity, Highspeed Burst, Pinhole, Photo Frame, High Dynamic)
Exposure Program AE
Exposure Compensation 1/3 EV Step, ± 2 EV
Backlight Compensation Yes (only in Intelligent AUTO mode)
Auto Bracketing ( AE) 1/3 ˜1EV step, Max +/-1, 3 frames
Light Metering Intelligent Multiple
Face Detection Photo & Movie
Movie Scene Mode Portrait, Soft Skin, Transform, Self-Portrait, Scenery, Low Light, Food, Party, Candle Light, Sunset, Aerial, Pinhole, Film Grain, High Sensitivity, High Dynamic(Standard, Art, B&W)
Shutter Interval approx. 0.3 sec
Self Timer 2sec / 10sec
Auto Review 1sec, 2sec, Hold, OFF
Image Quality Fine / Standard (3D mode: MPO Fine / MPO Standard)
Motion Picture Recording 4:3 VGA: 640 x 480 pixels, 30fps (Motion JPEG)QVGA: 320 x 240 pixels, 30 fps (Motion JPEG)
Motion Picture Recording HD Movie 1920x1080 pixels, 60i (Sensor output is 30p)(FSH:17Mbps, GFS:17Mbps/ AVCHD)1280x 720 pixels, 60p (Sensor output is 30p) (GS:17Mbps, SH:17Mbps/ AVCHD )1280x 720 pixels, 30fps (QuickTime MotionJPEG)
Aspect Ratio 1:1 / 4:3 / 3:2 / 16:9
Intelligent Exposure Photo & Movie
Real-time Histograms Yes
LCD Monitor 2.7" TFT Screen LCD Display (230K dots), AR CoatingField of View : approx. 100% Wide Viewing AnglePower LCD mode, AUTO Power LCD mode
Playback Mode Normal Playback, Slideshow, Filtering Playback (Picture Only, Video Only, 3D, GPS, Travel, Category, Favorites), Calendar Playback
OSD Language English, Spanish
Recording Media Built-in Memory, SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card, SDXC Memory Card
Interface micro HDMI, AV Output (NTSC), USB2.0 High speed, DC Input
Viera Link Yes
Power ID-Security Li-ion Battery Pack (3.6V, Minimum: 940mAh)(Included)AC Adaptor (Input: 110-240V AC) (Optional)
Built-in-Flash Auto, Auto/Red-eye Reduction, Forced On, Slow Sync./Red-eye Reduction, Forced Off0.3 - 5.6m (Wide/ISO Auto), 0.3 - 3.1m (Tele/ISO Auto)
Included Software PHOTOfunSTUDIO 6.1 HD Lite EditionQuickTimeAdobe ReaderSuper LoiLoScope ( trial version)
Standard Accessories Battery Charger, Battery Pack, Brush, AV cable, USB Cable, Hand Strap, CD-ROM
Quick Menu Yes
Continuous Shooting Mode Full-Resolution Image, 3.7 frames/sec Max. 7 imagesHigh-speed Burst Mode: approx. 7 frames/sec (image priority) approx. 10 frames/sec (speed priority) (recorded in 3M for 4:3, 2.5M for 3:2, 2M for 16:9, 2.5M for 1:1)
Focus Icon Select Yes (in Face Recognition only)
Optical Zoom in Motion Picture Yes
Macro Zoom Yes
Orientation Detector Yes
Slideshow Mode All / Picture Only / Video Only / 3D / GPS / Travel / Category / FavoritesBGM Effect (Natural / Slow / Swing / Urban / OFF)
Show Histogram Yes
Delete Image Single / Multi / All / All except Favorites
Cut Animation Yes
PictBridge Support Single / Multi / All / Favorites / DPOF
AVCHD / AVCHD Lite REC NTSC
One-Touch Movie Button Yes
Water Proof 12m(IPX8)
Dust Proof Yes (IPX6)
Freeze Proof -10°C / 14°F
Shock Proof 2m( based on MIL-STD)
Movie REC Guide Yes
Wind-Cut in Motion Picture Yes
Intelligent ISO Control Photo
Face Recognition Photo
Intelligent Scene Selector Photo (Portrait, Scenery, Night Portrait, Night Scenery, Sunset, Macro) & Movie (Portrait, Scenery, Low Light, Macro)
File Format Still Image: JPEG(DCF/Exif2.3)3D Image: MPOMotion picture: AVCHD, QuickTime Motion JPEG
Mode Dial / Mode Button Intelligent AUTO, Normal Picture, Sports, Snow, Beach&Snorkeling, Underwater, SCN , 3D Photo
Still Picture Recording 4:3 4000x3000(12M) / 3264x2448(8M EZ) / 2560X1920(5M EZ) / 2048X1536(3M EZ) / 1600x1200(2M EZ) / 640x480(0.3M EZ)
Still Picture Recording 3:2 4000x2672 (10.5M) / 3264x2176 (7M EZ) / 2560x1712 (4.5M EZ)/ 2048x1360 (2.5M EZ) / 640x424 (0.3M EZ)
Still Picture Recording 16:9 4000x2248 (9M) / 3264x1840 (6M EZ)/ 2560x1440(3.5M EZ) / 1920x1080 (2M EZ) / 640x360 (0.2M)
Still Picture Recording 1:1 2992x2992(9M) / 2448x2448(6M EZ) / 1920x1920(3.5M EZ)/ 1536x1536(2.5M EZ) / 480x480(0.2M EZ)
Color Mode / Color Effect Standard, Vivid, Natural, Black & White, Sepia, Cool, Warm, Happy (only in iA Mode)
Copy / Title Edit / Text Stamp Yes / Yes / Yes
Digital Red Eye Correction (Red-Eye Removal) Photo
Mode Switch [Playback] button
Composition Guide line Yes (2 pattern)
Easy Zoom / Zoom Resume No / No
Thumbnails / Zoomed Playback 12/30-thumbnails / Yes
Calendar Display / Dual-Image Playback Yes / No
Set Favorites / Rotate Image Yes / No
DPOF Print Setting / Set Protection Yes / Yes
Travel Date / World Time Yes / Yes
Built-in-Memory Approx. 19MB
Microphone / Speaker Mono / Yes
Power 3 ID-Security Li-ion Battery Pack (3.6V, Minimum: 940mAh)(Included)
Battery life (approx.) 310 pictures (CIPA Standard)*1
Touch Panel No
AF Tracking Photo
Intelligent Resolution Technology Photo & Movie
Video Divide Yes
GPS Yes
Compass / Barometer / Altimeter Yes / Yes / Yes
Motion Deblur mode Yes
HDMI output Yes(AUTO)
Optical Image Stabilizer Photo / Movie
Playback Motion Picture Yes (AVCHD / Motion JPEG)
LUMIX Image Uploader Yes
Recommended Humidity 40%RH to 60%RH
Resize / Cropping / Aspect Conv. / Leveling Yes / Yes / No / No
Dimensions (W x H x D) (4.07 x 2.52 x 1.04 in)
Weight Approx. 126g without Battery and SD Memory Card (0.28 lb)Approx. 142g with Battery and SD Memory Card (0.32 lb)
AVCHD with picture quality approx. 100 min (GFS/FSH), 110 min (GS, SH)approx. 50 min (GFS/FSH), 55 min (GS, SH)
MOTION JPEG with picture quality approx. 110 minapprox. 55 min

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