Panasonic Lumix 3D1 Unveiled

Panasonic 3D1

Panasonic has announced a new 3D point and shoot camera.  The new Lumix 3D1 captures 8MP 3D images and 3D video at 1080/60i.  As a standard 2D camera though, the 3D1 will capture 12MP images, as well as ordinary 1080/60i video.

The 3D1 should be available in December 2011 at an initial retail price of $499.99. Check availability on Amazon.com.

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

Panasonic LUMIX G X VARIO PZ 14-42mm Lens

Panasonic Lumix G X 14-42mm Lens

Panasonic Lumix G X 14-42mm Lens

The Panasonic LUMIX G X VARIO PZ 14-42mm lens is a new retractable design aimed at reducing the overall size of Micro Four Thirds cameras like the Panasonic GF3.

The new Lumix G “X” lens will be available as a kit option for the GF3 in a configuration dubbed the Panasonic GF3X.  The compact 14-42mm lens will also be available separately.  [Read more...]