Panasonic has announced its new LUMIX DMC-GH2 Digital Camera. The DMC-GH2 Digital Camera is the successor to the Lumix DMC-GH1, it features a 16.05-megapixel multi-aspect LIVE MOS sensor, allowing high speed burst shooting at 5 frames per second and 1920 x 1080 video recording at 60 frames per second. The LUMIX GH2 also features faster AF, reducing detection time for focusing to approximately 0.1 second3 by doubling the drive speed from 60 frames per second to 120 frames per second.
Main specs of the LUMIX DMC-GH2 includes a 3-inch high-resolution touch panel LCD that allows the user to touch touch the subject on the LCD to adjust AF and once a user locks onto a subject, the camera tracks the subject with AF tracking even if it moves. The camera is compatible with the Micro Four Thirds System standard and Leica M/R Lenses via an optional mount adaptors and also is capable to shoot in 3D (35mm camera equivalent: 65mm4) when used with the world’s first interchangeable 3D lens LUMIX G 12.5mm / F12 (H-FT012)5 which was also announced today.
The Panasonic LUMIX DMC-GH2 will be available in December in the colors of black and silver models, there are also other different kit options for a suggested retail price of: $899.95 (Body only); $999.95 (Body with lens LUMIX G VARIO 14-42 mm / F3.5-5.6 ASPH. / MEGA O.I.S.); $1,499.95 (Body with lens LUMIX G VARIO HD 14-140mm/F4.0-5.8 ASPH./MEGA O.I.S.).