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Panasonic's New 15mm F/1.7 Lens Designed By Leica Looks Gorgeous

Panasonic and Leica just love holding hands in the release of cameras and lenses. Their latest collaboration is a new 15mm f/1.7 for micro four-thirds bodies, and it might just be perfect as a walk-around prime.


Panasonic's LUMIX GH4 Pro Camera Now Has An Australian Price

The next iteration in Panasonic’s excellent stills-and-video mirrorless GH camera line-up, the LUMIX DMC-GH4, now has an Australian price tag. That’s great news for anyone thinking of moving over to the new camera, which boasts native 4K video recording capability and a hugely improved imaging sensor. Like the GH3 before it, the new GH4 will likely become the camera of choice for indie film crews and professional cinematographers on a budget.


Overhead Laser Lights That Illuminate With Images And Video

As far as giant corporations go, it’s usually Sony that’s willing to a take risk on an unorthodox new product. But this time it’s Panasonic’s turn with the company’s new Space Player that combines overhead lighting with compact projectors letting you project everything from different colours, to still images, to videos and animation.


Sony And Panasonic's New Optical Archival Discs Will Store Up To 1TB

Sony and Panasonic announced last year that they had plans to develop a new, high-capacity optical storage disc — and they weren’t lying. New details indicate that a new Archival Disc format will have a capacity of up to 1TB.


Panasonic's Lumix GH4 Packs 4K Video Into A Sweet Mirrorless Shooter

Accessible 4K video shooting is still in its infancy, but it was only a matter of time before it started showing up in consumer cameras. The Panasonic GH line’s history of robust video capability makes it a natural fit for 4K, and the new Lumix GH4 squeezes as much as it can into a familiar frame.


Panasonic 4K Life+Screen Television Eyes-On: Life After Plasma

Yesterday, Panasonic says that its new 4K LED Life+Screen TVs have picture quality that’s just as good as its recently murdered plasma line. I spent some time with the 85-incher. Plasma was wonderful, but everything’s gonna be OK. There can still be beauty.


Panasonic's Latest Toughpad Almost Looks Downright Dainty

Panasonic’s Toughpad line-up has always been durable but not exactly full of lookers. The 7-inch FZ-M1 may not be winning any beauty pageants, but it’s at least a little more sleek than what you’re used to.


Panasonic Life+Screen Smart TV: Can A Smart TV Actually Be Useful?

Panasonic is working on a new kind of smart TV that seems, at least, slightly less grossly useless than the typical smart TV ends up being once you connect it to, oh, say, anything. It’s going to be in all the new Panasonic TVs this year.


Gizmodo Camera Buying Guide: Mirrorless Cameras Explained

Mirrorless cameras — aka compact system cameras — arguably have the photographic features of a full-sized digital SLR in a compact, attractive body. They’re portable and powerful, but there are a few key features that separate mirrorless cameras from the rest of the pack. Don’t really know what any of this means? Read on.


Gizmodo Camera Buying Guide: Which Digital Camera Is Right For You?

There are dozens of different digital cameras available today. They all offer something slightly different from each other, which makes picking out any particular model as the best rather difficult.

If you’re looking to buy a new camera, there’s a variety of factors you should consider. It’s easiest to split all these cameras up into a few distinct groups, choose your favourite, and then work from there.