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Panasonic Lumix G3

Panasonic are offering cashback on a number of their cameras, including the new G3, GF3 models, as well as the GH2, G2 and their new lenses, details below, for maximum cashback you need to buy a qualifying camera with kit lens and additional lens at the same time. You get £40 cashback when you buy one of the qualifying cameras with the standard kit lens (the 14-42mm, code CEB or KEB), £65 cashback with the 14-42mm and 45-200mm (code WEB), and £75 cashback with the 14-42mm X lens (code XEB). Details on their website here including how to claim.

Qualifying Lumix G Cameras:
Panasonic Lumix GF3 – £40 cashback – Amazon UK
Panasonic Lumix GF3 with 14-42 X Lens – £75 cashback Amazon UK
Panasonic Lumix G2 – £40 cashback Amazon UK
Panasonic Lumix GH2 – £40 cashback Amazon UK
Panasonic Lumix G3 – £40 cashback Amazon UK

Promotion Period: Purchases made between 1st November 2011 and 31st December 2011 will qualify.

Panasonic Lumix GX1 Silver LargePanasonic has announced the new Panasonic Lumix GX1, LVF2 electronic viewfinder, and GH2 firmware update for enhanced video, details on all of this here:

Panasonic Lumix GX1, 16 megapixel compact premium micro four thirds camera with 4.2fps continuous shooting, 3 inch touch screen, available in December in Silver or Black for £499 body only. Press Release, First Impressions Review, Sample Photos, Video.

Panasonic LVF2, electronic viewfinder, with 1.44million dots, tilting, dioptre correction, more details.

Panasonic Lumix GH2 firmware update available in December, adds 25p, higher quality compression, plus more, full details here.

Panasonic Lumix GH2
ePHOTOzine has reviewed the new Panasonic Lumix GH2 Micro Four Thirds Digital SLR – we had a hands on look at the new camera at Photokina. The GH2 features a 16.05 megapixel sensor, 5 fps shooting at full resolution, Venus Engine FHD, 1920 x 1080 50i Full-HD Movies in AVCHD Format, Intuitive Touch-control Shooting and Double Live View, 3D Shooting Compatible, Artistic Images with My Color Mode, Film Mode and Variable Movie Mode, Advanced Intelligent Resolution Technology, Intelligent D-Range Control, 16:9, 3:2, and 4:3 aspect ratio and a 3″ rotating screen. The Panasonic Lumix GH2 is available from Amazon UK

“The Panasonic Lumix GH2 is Panasonic’s highest specification model, and a follow on to the GH1, a popular SLR in the video world, due to the ability to improve the camera’s video quality by “hacking” or updating the firmware. The GH2 is Panasonic’s updated model that provides a new 16 megapixel sensor for higher resolution stills, but also includes updated video quality: manual controls, numerous recording options, and improved quality.”

Read more Panasonic Lumix GH2 DSLR Reviews: Photography BLOG

Panasonic Lumix GH2
Photography BLOG has reviewed the new Panasonic Lumix GH2 Micro Four Thirds Digital SLR – we had a hands on look at the new camera at Photokina. The GH2 features a 16.05 megapixel sensor, 5 fps shooting at full resolution, Venus Engine FHD, 1920 x 1080 50i Full-HD Movies in AVCHD Format, Intuitive Touch-control Shooting and Double Live View, 3D Shooting Compatible, Artistic Images with My Color Mode, Film Mode and Variable Movie Mode, Advanced Intelligent Resolution Technology, Intelligent D-Range Control, 16:9, 3:2, and 4:3 aspect ratio and a 3″ rotating screen. The Panasonic Lumix GH2 is available from Amazon UK

Panasonic Lumix GH2
Panasonic were showing their new Panasonic Lumix GH2 Micro Four Thirds Digital SLR at Photokina 2010 – we had a look at the new camera – shown here with a number of different lenses. The GH2 features a 16.05 megapixel sensor, 5 fps shooting at full resolution, Venus Engine FHD, 1920 x 1080 50i Full-HD Movies in AVCHD Format, Intuitive Touch-control Shooting and Double Live View, 3D Shooting Compatible, Artistic Images with My Color Mode, Film Mode and Variable Movie Mode, Advanced Intelligent Resolution Technology, Intelligent D-Range Control, 16:9, 3:2, and 4:3 aspect ratio and a 3″ rotating screen. The Panasonic Lumix GH2 will be available from Amazon UK

Panasonic Lumix GH2 Back

The GH2 was announced with a new 14mm pancake lens, and 12.5mm 3D lens, and ISO goes all the way upto 12800. The back of the camera features Live-Viewfinder / LCD button, diopter correction, eye-detection, playback button, AF/AE lock, control wheel, Quick Menu, Display, 4-way controls with ISO, Function 2, White Balance, Function 3, Menu / Set buttons and delete / preview buttons.

Panasonic Lumix GH2 Touchscreen Controls

The touch screen lets you see the mode, remaining shots, battery life, and lets you set WB, ISO, AF, Metering, Intelligent Contrast, Flash, Image size, Compression, Shooting mode (single, continuous etc), Intelligent Resolution, Film mode, and Exposure compensation.

Panasonic GH2 Top

The top of the camera features stereo microphones, mode dial, flash hot-shoe, shooting mode, video button, function button, on/off switch and focusing dial, as well as the pop-up flash release button. Shown here with the 8mm fisheye lens.

Panasonic Lumix GH2 Pop up flash

Panasonic Lumix GH2 pop-up flash. More photos of the Panasonic Lumix GH2 can be found in the Photokina 2010 Gallery.