Full HD Video with 10 Megapixel Photos
The HC-V385 combines Full 1080p HD video recording, 10 megapixel still photos and a powerful 50x optical zoom lens to deliver razor sharp photo and video results. The 1/5.8” BSI MOS sensor has advanced low light sensitivity that allows you to confidently shoot even under poor lighting conditions and at the same time ensuring brilliant videos and images with minimum noise.
Intelligent 90x Zoom
Its impressive 50x optical zoom is capable of extending up to a formidable 90x digital zoom for even greater focal range. The intelligent resolution technology in the HC-V385 utilises sharpening, and advanced image up-scaling to deliver high quality images across the focal range. This gives you the ability to capture objects and landscapes with incredible clarity, not possible with conventional zooms.
28mm f/1.8 Wide Angle Lens
Capture more in the frame with the 28mm wide angle lens. Its impressive field of view fits in more of the background so you don't have to worry about cropping subjects from the edges of the frame. Ideal for shooting wide panoramas, group photographs or filming indoors.
5-Axis Hybrid Optical Image Stabilizer
An advanced 5-axis Optical Image Stabilization system is built into the camera lens to eliminate handheld camera shake, producing blur free images and smooth videos even at higher zooming levels.
Level Shot Mode
The Level Shot function automatically detects and corrects image tilting to produce straight and level video clips and images.
Built-in Special Effects
Introduce creativity in your shooting skills with the built-in special filters. Create video clips with special effects such as miniature effect, 8mm movie, silent movie and time lapse recording to impress friends and family and bring in a fun element.
Integrated Wi-Fi Connectivity
The built-in WiFi connectivity allows the camera to pair with compatible mobile devices. With the Panasonic Image App, users can remotely view photos and videos, and upload the content to social media sites instantly. A Wi-Fi connected smartphone can also be used to remotely operate the camera giving users the freedom to accurately compose photographs from unique angles and vantage points.
Wireless Multi Camera
The innovative Wi-Fi Multi Camera function enables you to capture multiple angles and viewpoints to create a unique footage. The V385 can be linked with up to three smartphones through Wi-Fi and simultaneously record up to two additional camera angles through the Wi-Fi connected smartphones. The two sub-windows appear as small picture-in-picture style displays to complement the main camera screen. The position of the two sub-windows can be interchanged and the display position can also be switched for better storytelling possibilities and improved creative flexibility.
Live Video Streaming
Once connected to a smartphone, the Real Time Broadcasting function in the HC-V380 can stream live video on to a smartphone. Using the Upstream video service*, the live footage can instantly be shared and broadcast, as it is being recorded.
Baby and Home Monitoring
With this feature, the camera and a connected smartphone can be used to monitor your baby in another room, or even monitor your home in your absence. You can see and speak to the baby using your smartphone and even configure a notification on your smartphone if the baby cries or when a sound is detected in the room.
2-Channel Stereo Microphone
The powerful zoom of the V385 is complimented with a sensitive 2-Channel stereo zoom microphone and has the ability to pick-up and record sounds of distant objects to match the footage being recorded while zooming.
3” LCD Touch Screen
A large 3” 460k-dot LCD screen displays crystal clear images and video while shooting and playback. The touchscreen delivers access to most camera settings, ensuring you can concentrate on capturing the moment rather than searching for control dials and buttons.
Innovation and Creativity
The Panasonic HC V385 is a compact and lightweight video camera, combining fun and innovation that will appeal to most users looking for a creative shooting style. Its convenient wireless capabilities mean it is also suitable for families that need to keep an eye on kids and babies at home.