Summary: As many of us stated here this piece of ..eh..you name it will not last long under water. Ours was used just twice in a salt marine water just for snorkeling and shallow diving before it died prematurely. Had to use Experia Z1 mobile instead. What a shame.
Summary: I am a professional mermaid ([...] and recently purchased this camera to use as a backstage camera at our photoshoots and events. So far it has gone underwater in pools, freshwater lakes and sea water, it has been left in the sand, dropped on a pebble beach, taken to altitude and depth...
Summary: I recently replaced an Olympus Tough who accompanied me for many years by the Panasonic for its waterproof characteristics and for its optical quality. Unfortunately on my last trip it broke down: it fails to power on ever since. So I brought it to Panasonic for repair under the warranty.
Panasonic should be ashamed.....selling this is fraud !!!
6 November 2012
Summary: I purchased the DMC FT 4 EB to travel the world....best advice DO NOT BUY IT ! Firstly the GPS drains the battery within a couple of hours so you need 3 - 4 batteries for a day out....useless ! First time we used it under water whole camera failed losing some 600 photographs....in 6 inches of water.
Summary: I do not write these reviews very often, if at all, however i am writing this review to compel others to seriously consider purchasing this camera if you are, an adventure/thrill seeker, a parent, and/or shrewd investor who doesn't appreciate shelling out countless pennies every time your camera...
Summary: I will have to wait, till after my holiday, to review it properly, but it works just fine on the odd occasions, when I have used it up to now. Obviously I haven't tried it in wet conditions yet, but having the "Waterproof" guarantee, it has given me the confidence, not to worry, about any weather or...
Summary: Took this camera to the Maldives on holiday and it was brilliant. We had no problems using it in the water and it took some lovely clear photos both underwater and normally. It was used every day either snorkling or scuba diving down to 12m.
Summary: I bought this a birthday present for my daughters trip to Spain. Takes excellent photographs and the were some great shots of the grand kids in the swimming pool. I was very surprised of the quality of the pictures taken underwater.
...with medium quality picture but specially constructed camera
GEORGIOS VASSARAS, Amazon
28 August 2012
Summary: Advantages: waterproof, GPS, shockproof, Leica, Panasonic. Many features and menus, manual modes. Quick response and shooting. Nice menus. Light. Small. Rather Poor image quality like a cheaper pocket. I don't "feel" the sensor's mb analysis... Small buttons.