Anyone looking for a combination of still and motion capture in a small package that's easy to hike or travel with will be interested in the new Panasonic Lumix G3. The camera's newly developed Micro Four Thirds CMOS sensor has the highest resolution of any Panasonic G-series camera to date.
Image Sensor: 16.0-megapixel (effective) Live MOS CMOS
Resolution: 4592x3448 pixels
LCD Monitor: 3.0-inch TFT LCD with Touch panel; 460,000-pixel free-angle
AF System: Contrast Detect 23-area AF
Shutter Speeds: 1/4000 to 120 sec.
ISO Settings: 160-6400
Continuous Firing Mode: Up to 2 fps in highest-resolution mode
Recording Format: JPEG, RAW still images; AVCHD/QuickTime Motion JPEG HD video
Metering: 144-zone multipattern; Intelligent Multiple, Center Weighted, Spot
Storage Media: SD, SDHC, SDXC
Power Source: ID-Security Li-ion battery
Dimensions: 4.54x3.29x1.84 inches
Weight: 11.84 ounces (body only)
Estimated Street Price: TBA