Compact and packed full of intelligent technology, the Panasonic HC-V500 HD Camcorder is the ideal package for users looking to create stunningly, smooth 1080p HD movies. Capture wildlife at a distance or bring faraway subjects in focus. The Hybrid O.I.S. + (Optical Image Stabiliser) system uses five-axis correction to cut out blurring throughout the entire zoom, from wide-angle to maximum zoom. Using the 2D and 3D Conversion function you can simply convert 2D images into 3D without the need of any additional accessories. The HC-V500 is an HD quality camcorder with a whole range of options to improve your videos. its Intelligent Resolution technology lets you preserve your image resolution even at high zooms. The wide-angle lens lets you fit even more into the frame in tight spaces, creating better quality films indoors or in close-quarters. The inbuilt iA mode can automatically suggest the best shooting mode for your situation at the press of the button. This includes Face Recognition, AF/AE Tracking, Intelligent Scene Selector, Face Detection and Intelligent Contrast Control. With the 2D to 3D conversion function, you can create perfect 3D images from your existing 2D files. Simply connect the camcorder t o a 3D-compatible TV with a mini HDMI cable and you are ready to go. Alternatively, you can use the Advanced Highlight Playback to choose specific days and have the most exciting scenes automatically arranged and played with backing music. The 32.4mm (equivalent in 35mm format) wide-angle lens is ideal for recording indoors or in tight spaces, especially when fitting both the subject and surrounding area into the frame. The wide-angle also produces beautiful images of wide landscapes and allows you to fit large groups of people into the frame. Sensor 1x 1.5 Megapixel 1/5.8" CMOS Sensor, Lens 2.35 - 89.3 mm, f/1.8 - 4.2, Zoom Optical: 38x, Video Format High Definition, MPEG AVC/H.264, 1920 x 1080p, 1920 x 1080i, 960 x 540p (60/60/30 fps).
*International Model - Free U.S. adapter and warranty in country of origin included with this device