13 Jun '11, 7am

The Panasonic GF3 is official, here's our exclusive preview:

The Panasonic GF3 is official, here's our exclusive preview:

The Panasonic Lumix GF3 is a dramatically different camera from the earlier GF cameras before it, and represents a significant breakthrough for the Micro Four Thirds system. And you don't even have to take our word for it; all you have to do is simply look at it. Micro Four Thirds cameras have always been smaller than DSLR cameras, but they've never been small enough to rival compact cameras. The Panasonic GF1 , GF2 , Olympus E-PL1 and E-PL2 cameras have come close, but they were still noticeably bigger and heavier than compact cameras. The GF3 changes that. Its body is not much bigger than a chunky compact; in fact, it's just slightly bigger than Panasonic's super-zooming compact TZ20 . Despite its small size, Panasonic's engineers have somehow found a way to still squeeze a Micro Four Thirds sensor inside of it. Not only that, they've also retained the touch-screen the G...

Full article: http://www.hardwarezone.com.sg/product-guide/view/177609/...

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