Panasonic DMC-G1 Firmware Update

Panasonic has released an firmware update (Version 1.2) for the DMC-G1.  The update addresses the following issues:

1. Performances in the Auto White Balance and the color reproduction were improved.

2. A reliability on the flash operation in low temperature environments were improved.

3. File write back from PC to the camera was enabled also for the models shipped for Europe.

You can find instructions on downloading and installing the firmware on this page.

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Panasonic Lumix DMC-G1 Review at PhotographyBLOG

PhotographyBLOG has posted a review of the Panasonic Lumix DMC-G1.

In terms of image quality, the Panasonic G1 also gets most things right. As you’d expect with the G1 using a regular Four Thirds sensor, the quality is very similar to other Four Thirds cameras that we’ve reviewed.

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Panasonic Lumix DMC-G1 Review at Cnet

Cnet has posted a review of the Panasonic Lumix DMC-G1.

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-G1 is a camera that people will either love for its speed, photo quality, and interchangeable-lens flexibility or hate for its large-ish size, electronic viewfinder, and occasionally frustrating design.

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Panasonic Lumix DMC-G1 Preview at Imaging Resource

Imaging Resource has published a hands-on preview of the new Panasonic Lumix DMC-G1.

Even with the rather preliminary firmware that exists at this time, the camera seems to perform quite well, and image quality frankly appears higher than I had anticipated.

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