B&H has the Panasonic G6 Micro Four Thirds mirrorless camera with 14-42mm lens for $548 (reg. $748). (Update 11.25.13: The price has dropped to $498 when you add it to your cart.) Check it out here at B&H Photo.
Earlier today at the first round of the British Open, PGA pro Thomas Bjorn hit a ball out of the rough on the first hole and struck the camera that was capturing his swing.
Commentator Mike Tirico said the camera costs around $80,000. And while it appears to only be the lens that was damaged, those HD ENG zoom lenses generally cost a pretty penny themselves. [Read more...]