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Mar 7, 2010

Panasonic Reveals LUMIX DMC-G2 - The World’s First Interchangeable Lens System Camera With Movable Touch Screen

Panasonic LUMIX DMC-G2

Panasonic today announces the LUMIX DMC-G2, the world’s first digital interchangeable lens system camera with a movable LCD that allows for touch-control, and the successor to the award-winning and revolutionary LUMIX G1, which was the world’s first Micro Four Thirds digital camera. The intuitive touch-control shooting elevates the camera’s operability, letting the user adjust auto focus (AF) simply by touching the subject on the large 3.0-inch 460,000-dot high- resolution LCD. The LUMIX G2, also shoots 720p High Definition video using the AVCHD Lite format, and joins the LUMIX G10, also introduced today, as the latest models in the LUMIX G Micro System…

Feb 11, 2010

Panasonic Announces Pricing For Its Four New LUMIX Models

Panasonic DMC-TS2

Panasonic today announced pricing for four of its new LUMIX digital cameras, which include the LUMIX DMC-TS2, LUMIX DMC-ZS7, LUMIX DMC-ZS5, and LUMIX DMC-ZR3 – all which will be available in mid-March 2010.

The LUMIX DMC-TS2, Panasonic’s second-generation rugged digital camera, features High Definition video recording capability, in the AVCHD Lite format, and is waterproof to 33 feet (10m), shockproof to approximately 6.6 feet (2m), freezeproof to 14°F (-10°C) and dustproof. With a 28mm wide-angle Leica lens that extends to a 4.6x optical zoom, the user is provided with flexibility for all shooting scenarios…

Jan 26, 2010

Panasonic Reveals The World’s Smallest Photo/Video Hyrbrid Superzoom Camera LUMIX DMC-ZS7

Panasonic DMC-ZS7

Panasonic today introduces the LUMIX DMC-ZS7, the newest member of the acclaimed superzoom ZS-Series of digital cameras that have gained worldwide popularity. Complete with its hallmark 25mm ultra-wide-angle Leica lens and a powerful 12x optical zoom (operable in video recording mode), this 12.1-megapixel powerhouse performer, also includes a new built-in GPS (Global Positioning System) feature that embeds photos and videos with the latitude and longitude location details, a useful feature when using an online photo-sharing website…

Jan 26, 2010

Panasonic Launches LUMIX DMC-ZR3 With AVCHD Lite HD Video

Panasonic DMC-ZR3

Panasonic today announced the introduction of the LUMIX DMC-ZR3, a fully-featured digital camera complete with AVCHD Lite High Defintion (HD) video recording capabilities, a25mm ultra-wide-angle Leica lens and a powerful 8x optical zoom – giving consumers a wide-range of shooting options, yet in a slim body that is small enough to fit in a pocket or small purse. New to the ZR-Series this year, Panasonic also introduces Intelligent Zoom, which extends the LUMIX ZR3’s zoom to an impressive 10x.

The Panasonic LUMIX ZR3’s incredible 8x optical zoom is not found on many conventional point-and-shoot cameras, especially ones that are approximately 1-inch thick…

Jan 26, 2010

Panasonic Announces LUMIX DMC-TS2 – Waterproof To 33 Feet, Freezeproof, Shockproof Camera With HD Video Recording

Panasonic DMC-TS2

Panasonic today introduced the new LUMIX DMC-TS2, a successor to the company’s first rugged digital camera designed for active outdoor use, the LUMIX DMC-TS1. Featuring High Definition video recording capability, in the AVCHD Lite format, the new 14.1-megapixel LUMIX TS2 further strengthens its toughness when compared to its predecessor and is waterproof to 33 feet (10m), shockproof to 10 feet (2m), freezeproof to 14° F (-10° C) and dustproof*.

“We have been very pleased to see that consumers found true value in Panasonic’s first rugged digital camera, knowing that they could take it on their outdoor adventures where it could withstand drops, water and dust…

Jan 6, 2010

Panasonic Introduced New LUMIX FH-Series Digital Cameras Packed With Wide-Angle Lenses And Powerful Zooms

Panasonic LUMIX DMC-FH20

Panasonic today introduced the new FH-Series to its 2010 line of LUMIX digital cameras, which includes the LUMIX DMC-FH20 (14.1-megapixels), LUMIX FH3 (14.1-megapixels) and LUMIX FH1 (12.1-megapixels). The LUMIX FH-Series are slim, pocketable models that pack a 28mm wide-angle lens with 8x optical zoom for the FH20 and 5x optical zoom for the FH3/FH1. All models can record High Definition video and thanks to iA (Intelligent Auto) – are extremely easy to use.

“With the new Panasonic LUMIX FH-Series, consumers will be thrilled to see small, easy-to-use digital cameras that do not compromise quality or advanced features…

Jan 6, 2010

Panasonic Announces LUMIX DMC-FP3 and DMC-FP1 Ultra-Slim Digital Cameras

Panasonic LUMIX DMC-FP3

Panasonic today announces new LUMIX digital cameras for the 2010 line with the additions to the ultra-slim FP-Series, the LUMIX DMC-FP3 and FP1. Both FP-Series models have a 4x optical zoom with a folded optics design so the front has a flat and stylish design, featuring a newly-adopted lens cover that protects the lens, and also serves as the camera’s power switch. The Panasonic LUMIX FP3 also features an intuitive 3.0” touch-screen LCD for an easy-to-use operation combined with buttons.

The LUMIX FP3 (14.1-megapixel) features a 3.0” touch-screen LCD, while the LUMIX FP1 has 12.1-megapixels and a 2.7” 230,000-dot LCD…

Jan 6, 2010

Panasonic’s New LUMIX DMC-F3 Digital Camera Delivers On Style And Convenience For Entry-Level User

Panasonic LUMIX DMC-F3

Panasonic today introduces a new entry-level digital camera, the LUMIX DMC-F3, which has been designed with simplicity in mind, without overlooking the importance of style and performance. The 12.1-Megapixel LUMIX DMC-F3 has an impressive 4x optical zoom, considering its small size, as well as Panasonic’s shooting-assistant, Auto Scene Mode. The LUMIX F3 also records dynamic High Definition video in 1280 x 720p, at a smooth 30 fps, in addition to WVGA (848 x 480) and normal VGA (640 x 480)…

Sep 2, 2009

Panasonic Launches Its Latest LUMIX G Series Camera - LUMIX DMC-GF1

Today, Panasonic announced the new LUMIX DMC-GF1, the latest addition to the award-winning LUMIX G Series, which debuts as the world’s smallest and lightest system digital camera with a built-in flash*. The LUMIX DMC-GF1 distinguishes itself from previous models with its elegant, compact design reminiscent of classic film cameras, yet builds on Panasonic’s success with the revolutionary LUMIX G Series of digital interchangeable lens system cameras based on the Micro Four Thirds system standard…

Sep 2, 2009

Panasonic Adds 2 New Interchangeable Lenses To Its LUMIX G Series Digital Camera System, Including World's First Leica Little 4 Thirds Lens

Panasonic LUMIX G 20mm/F1.7 ASPH

Today, Panasonic introduced two new Micro Four Thirds digital interchangeable lenses – the LUMIX G 20mm/F1.7 ASPH, a compact and lightweight “pancake” lens with outstanding brightness, and the world’s first Leica Micro Four Thirds lens, the LEICA DG MACRO-ELMARIT 45mm/F2.8 ASPH/MEGA O.I.S. which features exceptional image quality in a compact size. Both lenses are compatible with Panasonic’s LUMIX G Series Micro Four Thirds standard digital cameras, which include the award-winning LUMIX DMC-G1 and LUMIX DMC-GH1 models; and the LUMIX DMC-GF1, also introduced today…