Panasonic LF1 Advanced Compact Camera Announced

Panasonic LF1

The Panasonic Lumix LF1 is a new 12MP compact camera that captures RAW image files and features a 7.1x optical zoom (28-200mm equivalent). The LF1 also features WiFi and NFC (Near Field Communication) connectivity, along with a 3″ LCD and an electronic viewfinder.

Panasonic LF1 Key Features

  • 12MP 1/1.7″ CMOS sensor
  • 7.1x optical zoom lens (28-200mm equivalent)
  • 1080/60i HD video capture
  • ISO 80-12,800
  • 3″ 920k-dot res LCD
  • Electronic viewfinder (200k-dot res)

The Panasonic Lumix LF1 retails for $499. No word yet on when it will hit store shelves. [Update: The LF1 is expected to ship in June.] Check availability at B&H Photo, Adorama and