January 31, 2012. Panasonic has launched new camera compact camera, it is the Panasonic DMC-ZS20(TZ30). The camera comes with a 14-megapixel High Sensitivity MOS Sensor combined with a 20x optical zoom. It features include a Leica branded 24-480mm equivalent lens with optical image stabilization, Full HD Video Recording, 3D Photo Mode, GPS Functions, including Creative Control mode. In addition, the Panasonic DMC-ZS20 (TZ30) allows users to capture high-quality 3D still images and view the video or images on a 3.0-inch Smart Touch LCD with high resolution of 460,000-dot. The camera will be available on March 2012 with retail price of $349.99.
With a 14.1-megapixel High Sensitivity MOS sensors which combine with a Venus Engine feature, the camera provides high speed performance to capture stunning images quality even in low light conditions. While the 20x optical zoom increases its power to the equivalent of 40x which powered by Intelligent Zoom function and with the Intelligent Resolution Technology, it is able to reduce the deterioration of image quality.
Additionally, the camera allows users to record amazing videos in 1,920x 1,080 50p Full HD AVCHD video with a stereo microphone. There is High Speed Video mode, which lets you capture super slow-motion videos where you can playback effects. Not only that, Panasonic DMC-ZS20 (TZ30) also comes with GPS (Global Positioning System) function which combined with map data.
There are other interesting features which make taking photos more fun than before such as Creative Control mode which consists of Miniature Effect, Panorama Shot, Creative Retouch and Auto Retouch. Also, iA (Intelligent Auto) mode which allows users capture beautiful images which supported by variety functions like HDR (High Dynamic Range) together with POWER O.I.S. with Active Mode, AF Tracking, Intelligent ISO Control, Face Recognition, Intelligent Scene Selector, and more.