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June 16th, 2016

Panasonic Announces Leica DG Summilux 12mm f/1.4 ASPH Lens

Posted By Kristan Ashworth
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Panasonic has announced a new professional prime lens for Micro Four Thirds that’s perfect for nature photographers. The Leica DG Summilux 12mm f/1.4 ASPH has all-metal construction, making it a rugged splashproof and dustproof lens when used with a weather-sealed camera model. Comprised of 15 glass elements (including two ultra extra-low dispersion and one extra-low …
 
April 5th, 2016

Compact and Feature Rich—Meet the New Panasonic GX85

Posted By Staff
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Weighing less than a pound, this compact Micro Four Thirds mirrorless camera is a great companion when heading outdoors. Its 2x crop factor delivers twice the telephoto punch of its full-frame competitors, saving additional space and weight in your gear bag. A new 16 megapixel sensor is complemented by 5-axis dual image stabilization for still …
 
January 6th, 2016

Panasonic Launches LUMIX G 100-400mm Telephoto-Zoom, LEICA DG VARIO-ELMAR Lens

Posted By Staff
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Las Vegas, NV (January 5, 2016) – Panasonic announced today at CES 2016 a new telephoto lens for its LUMIX G range of Micro Four Thirds System cameras – the LEICA DG VARIO-ELMAR 100-400mm F4.0-6.3 ASPH. Telephoto-Zoom (H-RS100400) with Power Optical Image Stabilization (O.I.S.). Small, light and highly durable, the latest addition to Panasonic’s range …
 
November 21st, 2015

Multiple Focus Options from a Single Shot? Yup.

Posted By Staff
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Focus points can make all the difference in a shot, and Panasonic’s new firmware update brings a new option for choosing a focus area whether you want to adjust a landscape or collect multiple images for focus stacking. Although only available for the Panasonic LUMIX GX8, G7 and FZ300 (at least for now), the one-shutter-press …
 
July 16th, 2015

Panasonic Announces Four New Imaging Products

Posted By Kristan Ashworth
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Panasonic has announced four new imaging products: the LUMIX DMC-FZ300 features a splash/dust-proof rugged design, 24x powerful optical zoom with full range F2.8 aperture, and 4K photo and 4K video recording; the LUMIX DMC-GX8 with Dual I.S. (image stabilizer) and unprecedented picture quality and 4K video/photo capabilities; and LEICA DG 200-800mm (35mm Equiv.) Zoom Lens …
 
September 16th, 2014

Panasonic Announces Two New Micro Four Thirds Lenses

Posted By Ashley Myers-Turner
Panasonic LUMIX G VARIO 35-100mm f/4.0-5.6 ASPH MEGA OIS lens
Panasonic has introduced two new lenses. The LUMIX G 14mm f/2.5 II ASPH is a single focal length lens with high quality optical elements that reduce distortion. The LUMIX G VARIO 35-100mm f/4.0-5.6 ASPH MEGA OIS telephoto zoom lens has a 70-200mm equivalent range and features Optical Image Stabilization. Both lenses use stepping motor technology …
 
September 16th, 2014

Panasonic Announces LUMIX DMC-LX100 Compact Camera

Posted By Ashley Myers-Turner
Panasonic LUMIX DMC-LX100
Panasonic has delivered pro level functionality in a compact and easy to operate design with the LUMIX DMC-LX100 compact camera. with a 12.8 megapixel Micro Four Thirds High Sensitivity MOS sensor and Venus Engine, the camera features noise reduction systems for clear detail and accurate colors. The LUMIX DMC-LX100 features a LEICA DC VARIO-SUMMILUX 24-75mm …
 
September 16th, 2014

Panasonic Announces LUMIX DMC-GM5 Mirrorless Camera

Posted By Ashley Myers-Turner
Panasonic LUMIX DMC-GM5
With a magnesium alloy body, the new 16-megapixel Digital Live MOS sensor LUMIX DMC-GM5 by Panasonic uses a Venus Engine for an ISO that reaches up to 25,600. The Contrast AF System enables up to 250 fps while the 3-inch touch screen can be used to control focus. A Live View Finder provides 100% field …
 
August 19th, 2014

Twilight Assignment Winner Christopher Fridley

Posted By Ashley Myers-Turner
'Mt. Hood Sunset' by Christopher Fridley
Congratulations  to Christopher Fridley for winning the Twilight Assignment! “On a photo road trip in July 2014 down to the Mount Hood, Oregon region to explore the areas’ lakes, trails, waterfalls and Mt Hood itself, my wife and I spent our anniversary evening among about twenty other photographers gathered at the shoreline of the lake. …
 
March 26th, 2014

LEICA DG SUMMILUX 15mm f/1.7 ASPH

Posted By Ashley Myers-Turner
Panasonic LEICA DG SUMMILUX 15mm f/1.7 ASPH
Panasonic has announced the release of the LEICA DG SUMMILUX 15mm f/1.7 ASPH lens for micro four thirds systems – or a 30mm equivalent for 35mm cameras. The prime lens is anticipated to have a particularly quick and smooth AF, featuring an AF/MF switch on the lens, as well as an aperture ring. It will …