If you’re an avid photographer and love the great outdoors, then you will certainly not have any problems whatsoever snapping photos with the Panasonic Lumix DMC-FT3. After all, this new 12.1-megapixel shooter might be small in size, but it certainly isn’t small in features. Built to be a survivor under most gruelling conditions, it will definitely come in a rugged design that can survive all the knocks and drops that it will come across.

Being waterproof up to 12m of pressure underwater, the Lumix DMC-FT3 will feature shock-proof exteriors, and is also freeze-proof to temperatures as low as 10°C while being dust-proof in an airtight body that ensures it remain protected against water immersion, dust and sand.

Not only that, the DMC-FT3 is also drop-proof from a height up to 2m, and will comply with the “MIL-STD 810F Method 516.5-Shock” test standard. It will also boast of features that are normally found in smartphones and some rugged GPS navigation systems – a built-in compass, altimeter and barometer that shows and records altitude, barometric pressure and orientation data.

With a 28mm Wide-Angle LEICA DC Lens with 6x Intelligent Zoom LEICA DC Lens, it ought to be more than enough to help you compose your shots in a jiffy, taking really good photos in the process.

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