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Panasonic, Apple team for HD over FireWire

Panasonic and Apple today announced what the two companies call the world’s first implementation of FireWire with 100 Mbps DV-HD (the native video compression of Panasonic DVCPRO HD recording systems) to bring “unmatched capabilities and dramatically lower price points” to high definition (HD) post-production and content distribution.

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Panasonic offers new 4 megapixel camera

Panasonic today introduced what they say is the industry’s first 4-megapixel consumer digital camera with 12x optical zoom. The DMC-FZ10 Lumix features F2.8 brightness throughout the entire zoom range and the camera’s 12x zoom is equivalent to a 35 – 420mm zoom lens on a conventional 35mm film camera. The new camera is targeted for retail introduction in November, and will have a manufacturer’s suggested retail price of US$599.00. Read More