|Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ25|
Ilse Jurriën : February 1st 2012 - 20:05 CET
Panasonic Lumix TZ25 digital camera : Panasonic launches the Lumix DMC-TZ25, boasting a 24mm ultra wide angle 16x optical zoom Leica DC Vario-Elmar lens that fits in a slim, pocket-sized profile. The Panasonic DMC-TZ25, also known as the Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS15 in the United States, offers an Intelligent Zoom function, increasing the zoom power to an equivalent of 32x with a minimum deterioration of picture quality. Together with the 24mm ultra wide-angle of view, the Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ25 covers even wider shooting situations with its tremendous versatility and compactness. To reduce the effects of hand-shake, which tends to occur in shooting with high zoom, Power Optical Image Stabilizer with Active Mode is equipped to powerfully suppress blur in both photo and video recording.|
Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ25
The new Panasonic DMC-TZ25 digital camera combines a 12.1-megapixel High Sensitivity MOS sensor and the Venus Engine empowers the camera with high performance picture recording capability in both quality and speed. The lens, the sensor and the image processor all play a significant part in improvement of image quality especially those shot in low light situations. The Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ25 also contributes to high speed burst shooting at 10 fps and approx. 0.1 sec of Light Speed AF to catch the most fleeting shooting opportunities.
Panasonic DMC-TZ25 photo modes
In addition to the manual operation, the Panasonic Lumix TZ25 offers the popular and intuitive iA mode to capture beautiful photos effortlessly. Controlling the new High Dynamic Range (HDR) function together with Power O.I.S. with Active Mode, AF Tracking, Intelligent ISO Control, Face Recognition, Intelligent Scene Selector, Intelligent Handheld Nightshot, Motion Deblur mode, Intelligent Burst mode and Intelligent Exposure! Once you select the iA mode on the Panasonic DMC-TZ25, these multi-capable functions happen automatically, so that you can shoot without the bother of remembering and adjusting settings every time conditions change.
Full HD video on the Lumix DMC-TZ25
The Panasonic Lumix TZ25 can record high-resolution Full-HD 1920 x 1080 50i videos in AVCHD (MPEG-4 / H.264) format, the Panasonic camera also supports 25p in MP4 format, making it easy to edit and share you captured videos via a personal computer or smartphone. In addition, the Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ25 incorporates the popular Intelligent Auto (iA) mode, making it even more easy to record brilliant videos, without the need to change any settings.
Special effects on the Panasonic Lumix TZ25
The Panasonic TZ25 offers a range of special effects to add even more fun to every shooting experience. These new creative features can be found in the Creative Control mode, comprehending 10 filters: Expressive, Retro, High Key, Low Key, Sepia, High Dynamic, Dynamic Monochrome, Toy Effect, Soft Focus and Miniature Effect. In the Miniature Effect, the video is played back in 10x fast-forwarding making it more comical to watch. With the Creative Retouch function on the Panasonic DMC-TZ25, you can add different effects by applying one of the 6 filters even in playback mode. The Panorama Shot Mode makes it is possible to shoot horizontal / vertical panoramic images and the 3D Photo Mode produces a 3D image in the camera.
Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ25 digital camera
The 3-inch large 460,000-dot Intelligent LCD assures high visibility in almost any lighting situation and the Panasonic DMC-TZ25 also features USB power charging as well as the additional conventional AC power supply for further user convenience. Packing an abundance of optical and digital technologies in a pocket-sized compact body, Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ25 is an optimum camera for both travelling and everyday life thanks to its high versatility and portability.
Panasonic DMC-TZ25 price & availability
The Panasonic Lumix TZ25 will be available in the colors black, red, white, and silver. Available from March 2012 the Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ25 will carry a suggested retail price of €330 Euro in Europe. The same camera will be sold in the United States under the name Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS15 and will be available for a retail price of $280 USD. Prices and colors may vary from country to country.
Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ25 review
As soon as we receive a Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ25 test sample, we will publish a sample photo gallery with high resolution pictures, followed by an extensive Panasonic DMC-TZ25 review. In the meantime read our Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ10 review and explore the capabilities of the Panasonic Lumix TZ-Series.
Panasonic TZ25 digital camera