Panasonic Lumix DMC-LZ30
Top 65%527 points
Top 65%
Megapixels
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746 cameras
10.91MP - 19.73MP
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megapixels
sensor size
maximum light sensitivity
continuous shooting at high resolution
video recording
longer battery life
16.1
MP
Panono Camera
108MP
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Panasonic Lumix DMC-LZ30: 43 facts and highlights

1. megapixels

16.1MP
Panono Camera: 108MP
286
0

2. sensor size

The larger the sensor the more light the sensor captures yielding in better image quality.
6.17 x 4.55mm
Polaroid Snap: 81.2 x 38mm
243
0

3. focus points

The more focus points the more flexibility in picking which part of the scene to focus on. They also give the image sensor a better probability in identifying the right area of the scene to focus on in more automatic modes.
9
Sony Alpha a6500: 425
185
0

4. continuous shooting at high resolution

Fast continuous shooting is useful for catching action shots.
3fps
Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II: 60fps
170
0

5. weight

558g
HTC Re: 65.5g
141
0

6. maximum light sensitivity

With a higher light sensitivity (ISO level), the sensor absorbs more light. This can be used to capture moving objects using a fast shutter speed, or to take images in low light without using a flash.
6400ISO
Nikon D5: 3280000ISO
126
0

7. longer battery life

CIPA is an independent, standard measurement that determines how many shots a camera can take before the battery dies.
380shots
Nikon D3x: 4400shots
114
0

8. video recording

720 x 30fps
Canon EOS 1D X Mark II: 2160 x 60fps
112
0

9. fastest shutter speed

A faster maximum shutter speed allows taking pictures of fast moving subjects without blur.
0.0005s
Canon EOS-1D C: 0.00000125s
80
0

10. width

83.7mm
DxO One: 26.2mm
76
0

11. pixel density

326ppi
Sony Alpha 7R: 544ppi
76
0

12. has a built-in HDR mode

It can automatically shoot pictures with a higher dynamic range (HDR).
Panasonic Lumix DMC-LZ30
26% have it
73
0

13. height

123.8mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX400V: 39mm
71
0

14. volume

947.09cm³
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66: 65.29cm³
71
0

15. thickness

91.4mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66: 13mm
70
0

16. resolution

783 x 587px
Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH2: 1517 x 1920px
68
0

17. has built-in optical image stabilization

Optical image stabilization uses gyroscopic sensors to detect the vibrations of the camera. The lens adjusts the optical path accordingly, ensuring that any type of motion blur is corrected before the sensor captures the image.
Panasonic Lumix DMC-LZ30
46% have it
66
0

18. Can create panoramas in-camera

It allows you to take multiple photos capturing different parts of the scene, and then joins them together into a single photo.
Panasonic Lumix DMC-LZ30
36% have it
59
0

19. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
3"
Samsung Galaxy NX Mirrorless: 4.8"
57
0

20. has AF tracking

With AF tracking, once you choose the subject and press the shutter release part way down, as the subject moves, the autofocus will follow it. No more out of focus shots.
Panasonic Lumix DMC-LZ30
73% have it
56
0

21. has a two-stage shutter

A two-stage shutter is good for taking photos like a pro; apply pressure to the button in order for the lens to focus, and then press it fully to capture the photograph.
Panasonic Lumix DMC-LZ30
52% have it
52
0

22. has a flash

A flash is good for low-light environments, and can sometimes be used as flashlight.
Panasonic Lumix DMC-LZ30
88% have it
51
0

23. has continuous autofocus when recording movies

When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
Panasonic Lumix DMC-LZ30
66% have it
48
0

24. has manual shutter speed

This allows to manually set the shutter speed.
Panasonic Lumix DMC-LZ30
44% have it
47
0

25. optical zoom

The zoom range is the ratio between the longest and shortest focal lengths. A higher zoom range means that the lens is more versatile.
35x
Nikon Coolpix P900: 83.3x
43
0

26. widest aperture

With a wider aperture the sensor can capture more light, helping to avoid blur by enabling a faster shutter speed. It also provides a shallow depth of field, allowing you to blur the background to focus attention on the subject.
3
Ricoh GR II: 1
41
0

27. has a serial shot mode

You can shoot multiple pictures in a row.
Panasonic Lumix DMC-LZ30
88% have it
40
0

28. maximum focal length

A longer maximum focal length allows you to focus in on a small part of a scene, and offers a narrower angle of view than shorter focal lengths.
875mm
Nikon Coolpix P900: 2000mm
39
0

29. lenses

A bigger variety of brand lenses means that you have more options and can find one that suits your needs.
1
Nikon D5: 400
38
0

30. has manual exposure

This allows to manually set the exposure.
Panasonic Lumix DMC-LZ30
63% have it
37
0

31. exposure time

When the camera shutter is open for a long time, more light is absorbed by the sensor. You can use this slow shutter speed to produce vivid night time photography, or capture the trajectory of moving objects such as motorway traffic.
15s
Hasselblad X1D-50c: 3600s
36
0

32. minimum focal length

A shorter minimum focal length allows you to get more of the scene in the photo, and offers a wider angle of view than longer focal lengths.
25mm
HP Photosmart R937: 1.18mm
34
0

33. has manual ISO

This allows to manually set the ISO level.
Panasonic Lumix DMC-LZ30
93% have it
32
0

34. has an accelerometer

An accelerometer is a sensor used to measure the linear acceleration of a device. A common application is detecting when a device changes from a vertical to a horizontal position.
Panasonic Lumix DMC-LZ30
92% have it
30
0

35. internal storage

0.1GB
Leica TL: 32GB
28
0

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