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Lumix ƒ2.8 12-35mm Is World’s First Fixed Aperture Mirrorless Zoom

Zoomtastic

Everyone who owns a Micro Four Thirds camera will buy this lens

“Oh. Oh. Oh!” was the ejaculative ‘sentence’ I uttered when I saw the press release for this new Micro Four Thirds lens. It comes from Panasonic, and runs from 12-35mm, or 24-70 in old money, and also packs in image stabilization.

That’s fine. But the reason I’m excited is that the maximum aperture is a constant ƒ2.8 along the whole zoom range — a first for mirrorless systems says Panasonic.

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Apple Wants To Hire Someone To Help Them Build 3D iPhones & iPads

Apple Wants To Hire Someone To Help Them Build 3D iPhones & iPads

Future iOS devices could offer glasses-free 3D technology that's better than anything else you've already seen.

Apple has filed for all sorts of patents related to 3D technologies over the years, sparking speculation that the company will one day bring us 3D-capable Macs and iOS devices. But evidence that it’s about to get serious about 3D technology for iOS devices comes from a recent job listing on its website for a “Computer Vision specialist to strengthen its multi-view stereo research group.”

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Panasonic GF5 With New Super-Sensitive Sensor And Faster Autofocus

Panasonic GF5 With New Super-Sensitive Sensor And Faster Autofocus

The GF5 gets an all-new sensor, and a rubberized grip

Panasonic’s GF5, leaked a couple of weeks ago on Instagram, is now officially official. The new Micro Four Thirds camera skips right over the superstitiously suspect name GF4 (which apparently sounds like “death” in Japanese), but does little more than add polish and a new sensor. But what a sensor.

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Oops! Panasonic GF5 Is Leaked On Instagram

Oops! Panasonic GF5 Is Leaked On Instagram

Leaked: The forthcoming Panasonic GF5

Who ever thought that Instagram would be a source for product leaks? But it looks like the iOS-only photo-sharing service has inadvertently outed the successor to the Lumix GF3 — the GF5.

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Panasonic’s Lumix G3 Is A Micro Four Thirds That Focuses Like An iPhone

Panasonic’s Lumix G3 Is A Micro Four Thirds That Focuses Like An iPhone

Looking for a new camera with the look and power of a DSLR, but in a smaller digicam footprint? You might want to check out Panasonic’s new Lumix G3 Micro Four Thirds.

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