Panasonic DMC-TS6Z LUMIX WiFi Enabled Tough Adventure Camera
The Panasonic DMC-TS6 present itself as overall a good vacation camera, with its rugged and waterproof body, snappy performance, and good battery life. This camera has a 16-megapixel image sensor and puts out good quality images for a waterproof camera although don’t expect them to be the quality of a dedicated point and shoot model. The DMC-TS6 can be dropped from a height of 6.6 feet, brought to depths of down to 43 feet underwater, and be used in temperatures down to 14 degrees Fahrenheit.
Although the controls are a bit small and tricky to manage in less-than-ideal conditions, the camera is overall easy to use. Extra features include built-in WiFi, GPS, and some nice extras such as a compass, altimeter, and barometer. The camera is also capable of time lapse shooting, and includes a torch light feature useful for darkened or nighttime conditions. Although the DMC-TS6 lacks face detection and focus lock, overall it’s great for individuals looking to bring a camera on vacation they don’t have to worry about damaging.