Posts Tagged ‘Panasonic’

CES 2016: Panasonic Intros Longest Zoom for Micro Four Thirds Yet

Posted by on Wednesday January 6, 2016 | Camera, Photo Gear

Panasonic aims to bring cinema-style video techniques into the hands of more users with a new high-end camcorder introduced at CES. The company also introduced a pair of advanced compact cameras and a new 100-400mm f/4-6.3 telephoto lens–the longest focal length available for the Micro Four Thirds system. Let’s take the lens first. The LEICA... More

Panasonic GX8, FZ300 Deliver 4K Recording, Faster Processing While Company Eyes Focus-Free Future

Posted by on Thursday July 16, 2015 | Camera, Photo Gear

Panasonic continues to expand the number of 4K cameras in its arsenal with the introduction of the new GX8 and FZ300. Beyond the new models, Panasonic said it was prepping a Lytro-like “post focus” capability for its new cameras that would leverage 4K recording and touch screens to allow users to adjust the focus point... More

The New Memory Cards of CES 2015

Posted by on Wednesday January 7, 2015 | Photo Gear

Spare a moment for the humble memory card. While they certainly don’t get top billing at CES–how can they when socks now warm themselves–they remain an invaluable photographic tool. CES saw several new memory cards announcements. And here they are: Lexar launched 1000x microSDHC and microSDXC UHS-II cards for use in action cams, smartphones and other devices needing... More

Smartphone Photography Advances at CES 2015 as Kodak, Panasonic Hit U.S. Market

Posted by on Tuesday January 6, 2015 | Photo Gear

While high-end camera announcements have been few and far between at CES, smartphone vendors kept things exciting with new phones that push the smartphone photography envelope. Panasonic disclosed that its Lumix CM1, originally announced at Photokina for European markets, will be coming to the U.S., though pricing and carrier availability were not announced. Like Samsung’s Galaxy Camera,... More

Panasonic CES 2015 Digicams: Zooming In, Getting Tough

Posted by on Monday January 5, 2015 | Camera, Photo Gear

Panasonic pulled back the curtain on several long zoom compact cameras and a pair of rugged waterproof models at CES 2015. The Lumix DMC-SZ10 features a 16-megapixel CCD sensor and a 12x optical zoom lens (24mm wide angle equivalent).  It features a 2.7-inch flip-up display, 720p HD video capture, 15 creative filters, and Wi-Fi connectivity. The... More

Panasonic Announces Small and Retro Lumix GM1 Compact System Camera

Posted by on Thursday October 17, 2013 | Uncategorized

If you like your cameras small, retro-styled, and downright cute, then you may love the new Panasonic Lumix DMC-GM1. This 16-megapixel, mirrorless, compact system camera with the miniature, throwback design, recalls sharpshooters of yesteryear but with some modern, picture-taking skills. The Panasonic GM1, which can fit in the palm of your hand or slide into... More