New Lumix Compact Cameras Coming Soon!

Panasonic UK have just announced their latest additions to the popular Lumix range of compact cameras. The Lumix FZ200 and FZ62 are new "bridge" cameras housing powerful 24x optical zoom lenses and 12 megapixel and 16 megapixel CMOS sensors respectively. Furthermore the FZ200 head turner has a f/2.8 aperture throughout the whole focal length and a higher resolution articulated LCD.

The latest premium compact camera is the Lumix LX7, which has a 12.1 megapixel large 1/1.7" CMOS sensor and a fast f/1.4 lens. The focal range offers 24-90mm (3.8x). Features include a 3.0" high resolution LCD, super fast start-up and shutter response.

All three of the new cameras have iAuto and an array of manual functionality. Exact pricing is yet to be confirmed. Release date is scheduled for September 2012.