Panasonic Announces LUMIX DMC-G6

Written by Tym Yee     24/04/2013 | 10:50 | Category: INDUSTRY

Panasonic has announced the latest advancement in its Series line up, the Lumix DMC-G6.

Panasonic Announces LUMIX DMC-G6
The DMC-G6 is a mid-range mirrorless interchangable lens camera that offers high-quality, highly mobile shooting. For outstanding viewability it has a high-resolution, high-contrast Live View Finder and an enhanced articulated monitor; while the introduction of Wi-Fi with NFC for smartphone control increases connectivity and flexibility in a range of shooting scenarios. 

This camera is designed to take maximum advantage of a wide range of photographic situations. The DMC-G6 is precise and quick, ready to shoot just 0.5 sec after start-up. Low Light AF settings enables more accurate focusing on subjects even in low-lit situations.

The enthusiast user will also benefit from the camera's high resolution imaging, minimal noise and precise high speed shooting via enhancements to the 16.05-megapixel LIVE MOS image sensor, Venus Engine image processor and the Light Speed AF system. The camera also features stunningly smooth and cinema-like Full HD 50p AVCHD Progressive video recording with stereo sound.

The bright 1,440k-dot OLED (Organic Light-Emitting Diode) LVF (Live View Finder) boasts excellent colour reproduction and a high contrast ratio of 10,000:1; and the large 3-inch free-angle monitor incorporates In-Cell Touch technology for outstanding viewability.

Creativity is given free rein with Creative Panorama, Time Lapse Shot, Stop Motion Animation and Clear Retouch, as well as the popular Creative Control mode with 19 filter effects. 

The LUMIX DMC-G6 will be available in Australia in black from July. Pricing will be announced closer to the release date.