Panasonic 2009 Camera Articles

Popular Panasonic Articles for 2009

Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS3 Review

It's a still camera. It's a camcorder. At least that's what Panasonic hopes you'll think when you think about the latest high-profile Lumix to hit the market this year: the[...]

Panasonic Lumix DMC-FP8 Review

A casual glance at the Panasonic Lumix DMC-FP8 might leave you wondering where the lens is. The 4.6x zoom lens is entirely contained within the slim FP8 thanks to some[...]

Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF1 Review

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF1 is the latest member of the Micro Four Thirds family, a platform that promises DSLR-esque image quality and performance in a compact form factor. Previous cameras[...]

Panasonic Lumix DMC-FX150 Review

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-FX150 delivers on consumer desires for more power and more resolution, generating absolutely mammoth 14.7 megapixel images while also including all the bells and whistles users have[...]

Panasonic Lumix DMC-FX37 Review

A light update to the popular FX35, the Panasonic Lumix DMC-FX37 keeps all of the bells and whistles that made its predecessor such a fun, flexible camera: it's slim, chic,[...]

Panasonic Lumix DMC-FX580 Review

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-FX580 strikes a nice balance between integrated touch screen functionality and good old-fashioned physical buttons. This "hybrid" interface is complemented by a strong palette of advanced manual[...]

Panasonic Lumix DMC-FS25 Review

The Panasonic Lumix FS25 is squarely positioned for the beginner, equipped with advanced auto shooting and exposure modes. With its 12.1 megapixel sensor, Leica DC Vario-Elmar lens, and 5x optical[...]

Panasonic Lumix DMC-FX48 Review

Panasonic brought us one of our favorite cameras of 2008 in the Lumix FX35, but a subsequent update, the FX37, left us wishing for more performance improvements. Now Panasonic brings[...]

Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH1 Review

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH1 updates the

Panasonic replaces TZ cameras with 12x zoom Lumix DMC-ZS3, ZS1

What was once TZ is now ZS. That's the news that we expect to come out of a Panasonic press conference later this morning in Miami, where the electronics giant[...]

Panasonic Announces Firmware Update for DMC-GF1 Camera and Lumix G Lenses

Panasonic has released new firmware for its Micro Four Thirds camera, the DMC-GF1, and its G Micro System lenses.

Panasonic Lumix DMC-FS15, DMC-FS7 join Lumix FS line

We were disappointed that Panasonic didn't have any news to share with the world at last week's Consumer Electronics Show, but the company has rectified that situation this morning with[...]

Panasonic Lumix DMC-FX48, DMC-FX580 update FX line

Panasonic took the wraps off two new FX cameras this morning: the ultracompact Panasonic Lumix DMC-FX48, and the Panasonic Lumix DMC-FX580 touch screen model. Both cameras offer 12.1 megapixel resolution,[...]

Panasonic announces waterproof/shockproof Lumix DMC-TS1

Today's most surprising Panasonic announcement came in the form of the Panasonic Lumix DMC-TS1, the manufacturer's first waterproof/dustproof/shockproof digital camera. HD video capture, a 4.6x optical zoom, and a 2.7[...]

Panasonic releases firmware update 1.3 for Lumix DMC-LX3

Panasonic has released a firmware update, version 1.3, for its Lumix DMC-LX3 digital camera.

Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX3 gets firmware update

Panasonic has rolled out a firmware update for its Lumix DMC-LX3 advanced compact.

Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF1: Hands-on Preview

Panasonic offered DCR a few hours with a pre-production Lumix GF1 at a press event in Germany this week. The first images and video emerging from the GF1 offer a[...]

Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS3: Hands-On Preview and Image Gallery

Following up on yesterday's official announcement of the new 10.1 megapixel Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS3 compact ultrazoom, Panasonic was gracious enough to give us the afternoon to take a pre-production sample[...]

Budget-friendly Panasonic Lumix DMC-LS85 announced

Nothing about the Panasonic Lumix DMC-LS85 is cutting-edge, but combine a very solid list of features that includes optical image stabilization, plenty of resolution, and a 4x zoom lens with[...]

Panasonic locks out 3rd party batteries on some models

Panasonic, after some careful deliberation, has decided that certain third party batteries fail to meet the required "rigid safety standards [that] Panasonic uses." While it's certainly heartwarming to think that[...]