Panasonic LX5 Coming Soon?

The Panasonic LX3 has been one of the most popular point and shoot cameras since it was introduced in 2008.  Two years is an eternity in point & shoot camera world, but the Panasonic LX3 has remained one of the best-performing cameras around.

So, it certainly makes sense to hear about rumors of a replacement for the LX3.  And signs point to a successor named the Panasonic LX5. [Read more...]

Panasonic Micro Four Thirds Camcorder is Looking Pretty Sweet

That’s the new Panasonic Micro Four Thirds AG-AF100 AVCCAM camcorder up there.

Interchangeable lenses? Check.

Big sensor? Check

I think Panasonic is going to make a whole of friends with this one. To see all the goods that were just spilled, courtesy of a product brochure from Panasonic, head on over to Tech Tilt.

Panasonic Lumix FX75

The Panasonic Lumix FX75 is a 14.1MP, slim point and shoot camera with a 5x optical zoom, covering an equivalent range of roughly 24-120mm.  The FX75 can capture 720p HD video in AVCHD Lite format.  It also features a 3-inch touchscreen LCD on the rear for a finger-friendly interface.

The Panasonic Lumix FX75 carries an initial retail price of $299.  Check availability on Amazon.com.

More details in the press release below. [Read more...]