Panasonic’s Lumix GF3 Micro 4/3 Digital Camera with 14-42mm Zoom Lens is being offered at just $299 shipped, today only, originally priced at $549.99. Its “remarkable reduction in size and weight is thanks to advancements in new mirror-free camera technology, and large DSLR format sensors that are more compatible with a new class of compact Micro Four Thirds (MFT) System lenses; this new class of Compact System Cameras (CSC) offers a weight and compactness not seen in traditional DSLRs.” Product page. Continue reading for a hands-on preview and sample shots taken with the GF3.

Features:

  • 12 Megapixel Ultra Compact System Camera
  • Micro Four Thirds 14-42mm f3.5/5.6 Zoom Lens
  • 3.0″ Free Angle Touch Enabled LCD
  • Built-in Popup Flash
  • Multiple Lens Options including 3D Still Lens

[via Amazon]

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Sample Shots

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