Lumix

To say that Panasonic is all but out of the camera race wouldn’t be a huge overstatement. In the GH4, however, the company has had a shining beacon of hope.…

Panasonic ups the ante on video with its new GH5 camera

Sharp’s AQUOS PHONE 102SH wasn’t the only cool Android phone to hit the Japanese market today. Local carrier SoftBank will also start distributing the so-called LUMIX Phone 101P [JP] as…

Android Phone + Lumix Camera = Panasonic’s LUMIX Phone 101P For Japan

Panasonic Japan announced [JP] a special Lumix camera yesterday, the LUMIX DMC-FP7D (where the “D” stands for Disney). Unlike many other cute special edition cameras from Japan, the design on…

It kind of leaked yesterday, but now Panasonic made the Lumix DMC-G3 official. The micro four-thirds camera is the successor to the DMC-G2, and apart from improving just about every…

Panasonic was all mysterious when it announced a “Lumix Phone” last week, teasing it with a special website (now updated, but still in Japanese) that contained neither pictures nor solid…

There will be a large IT and electronics exhibition in Japan happening next week (CEATEC), and Panasonic Japan just announced [JP] it will use the show to announce a new…

Panasonic has announced the Lumix GH2, a $899 M4/3 camera that looks to be the flagship of the breed. Designed to work with the new 3D lens they also just…

Don’t go wilding in the streets of Detroit or anything, but Panasonic just released five new cameras including the much-anticipated LX5, a low-light point and shoot with Leica glass. They…

News of this camera leaked out a little while back, but now we’ve got the official info — except for release date and price. Seems like you’d want to include…

Your Tuesday afternoon just got a super-shot of excitement, as Panasonic unveils four new digital cameras: the ZR3, TS2, ZS7, and ZS5! Take your pick of ultra-compact, mega-zoom, waterproof, or…

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Leakage: Six new cameras from Panasonic

1:00 am PST • January 5, 2010

Nothing official yet, but this looks like a pretty good leak. Panasonic loves to do this kind of thing, announcing several cameras at once to distract from the other manufacturers.

We saw this thing a little while ago and now it is real. The Panasonic DMC-GF1 is a micro four-thirds camera with 12-megapixel sensor, 1080p video recording, and nice image…

Three new cameras from Panasonic inbound. Finally, someone besides Samsung is claiming a world’s first. Claiming the hat today is Panasonic with the Lumix ZR1 digital camera. The latest Lumix…

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Review: Panasonic Lumix DMC-FX37

12:42 pm PDT • May 2, 2009

Overview In my never-ending search for a high image quality compact digital camera, I came across the Panasonic DMC-FX37. This little compact caught my eye with its long list of…

The full review for Panasonic’s new generation of un-SLR is up over at DPReview, and they’ve given it the usual treatment. It looks like the G1, which I was a…

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Panasonic Lumix DMC-G1 cameras shipping early

11:30 am PDT • November 1, 2008

I have absolutely no problem with companies saying that a certain product will ship at a certain time and then shipping said product a couple weeks early. In fact, I…

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Official MSRP for Panasonic Lumix G1 is $799

1:00 pm PDT • October 16, 2008

Not a huge surprise here, since a Panasonic exec basically leaked the $799 MSRP for the Lumix a few weeks ago, but here it is officially: The Lumix G1 will…

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-G1 Micro Four Thirds broke cover a few weeks ago, but the press release didn’t include the price. (hate that) Thankfully, a loose -lip Panasonic Suit let…

Here’s a handful of doodads and gizmos that may or may not interest you. Among them; a cool feature called “Intelligent Auto” that’ll be found on new Lumix digital cameras,…

[photopress:6953_FS54.jpg,full,center] Panasonic this week is debuting a new camera in its Lumix line. The FS5 is a 10-Megapixel point n’ shoot in the familiar Lumix form factor. Featruing a 30mm-equivelent…

Another hour, another Panasonic point-and-shoot. This one has a unique 25mm wide-angle lens with face detection and a ten megapixel sensor. It should cost $349.95 in March and comes in…

The LZ10 and LZ8 — 30mm wide angle on the Z10 and 32mm on the Z8 — offer VARIO-ELMAR Leica lenses and 5x optical zoom. They also use AA batteries,…

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Panasonic + T-Mobile = Wi-Fi Lumix

3:15 am PST • January 8, 2008

Panasonic has teamed up with T-Mobile to bring a Wi-Fi Lumix that juices T-Mobile’s hotspots to upload photos directly to Google’s Picasa Web albums. Not sure when it comes out,…

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The Essential Blake Robinson Holiday Gift Guide

2:45 am PST • December 15, 2007

Certified thumbs up. It’s been a fast year for me, but a year of learning. A move across the country, major life upheavals and all sorts of things in-between. What…

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New Panasonic Lumix Cameras In September

3:30 pm PDT • July 24, 2007

Panasonic will be adding two new cameras to its Lumix line. The DMC-FX55 and DMC-FX33 will be available in September for $349.95 and $299.95, respectively, and will both include a…

Panasonic unveiled the latest Lumix today and it’s a whopper. The FX100 may be small in size, but the 12-megapixel, 28mm wide-angle Leica DC lens with 3.6x optical zoom and…

The good people of Panasonic have dropped not one, not two, but nine DMC digital picture taking machines this morning into our hot, hot inboxen. The line-up has pretty much…