Panasonic Releases the Lumix GF5

by Eric Von Lehmden | April 5, 2012

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Panasonic has announced the arrival of their micro four thirds compact camera the Lumix GF5. It will have improved and faster autofocus, a higher max ISO at 12,800 for shooting in low light situations, a larger touchscreen, and for you HD video buffs a new 1080 / 30p video mode. It will also shoot a faster 4 frames per second over its predecessor the GF3. It has the same sleek styling as the Lumix GF3 and is available in a variety of colors (Black, Red, White, & Gold). It is scheduled to hit the stores in June and should retail for around $600.

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digital photography, micro four thirds, digital camera, compact camera, lumix

 

digital photography, micro four thirds, digital camera, compact camera, lumix

 

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