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Panasonic Lumix DMC-G3 Digital Camera

16 Megapixels16 MegapixelsElectronic View FinderElectronic View FinderHigh ISO: ISO 6400 or more is available at full-resolution.High ISO: ISO 6400 or more is available at full-resolution.Continuous DriveContinuous DriveFull 1080p HD Video: 1920 x 1080 resolution or more.Full 1080p HD Video: 1920 x 1080 resolution or more.Manual Controls: Both fully-manual (M) and semi-automatic modes (T and V).Manual Controls: Both fully-manual (M) and semi-automatic modes (T and V).Custom White-Balance: Specifies exactly what should be white to the camera.Custom White-Balance: Specifies exactly what should be white to the camera.Action Photography: Shutter speeds of 1/1500 or more.Action Photography: Shutter speeds of 1/1500 or more.Night Photography: Reaches shutter-speeds longer than 4 seconds.Night Photography: Reaches shutter-speeds longer than 4 seconds.Hotshoe: Allows external flash units to be attached.Hotshoe: Allows external flash units to be attached.Spot MeteringSpot MeteringAccepts Secure Digital Extended Capacity (SDXC), SDHC and SD memory.Accepts Secure Digital Extended Capacity (SDXC), SDHC and SD memory.

Model Specifications

BrandPanasonic ModelLumix DMC-G3
Sensor 16 Megapixels CMOS Sensor Size 17 x 13mm
Anti-Alias Filter Yes Sensor Aspect 4:3 Aspect-Ratio
StabilizationNo Dust-ReductionYes
Sensitivity ISO 160 - 6400 Shutter-Speed 1/4000 - 60s, bulb up to 2m
Lens MountMicro Four-Thirds MountCrop Factor2X
Filter DiameterN / A Focus System 23-point Contrast-Detect, Assist-lamp *Tracking AF-C, Touch-Focus
Viewfinder Type Built-in EVF Viewfinder Size 0.44" 1.4 Megapixels 100% Coverage
Display Attachment Rotating Display Size 3" LCD 460K Pixels 100% Coverage *2-Axis color calibration, Adjustable contrast & saturation
Exposure ModesP, A, T, M, B Scene Modes 16Portrait, Soft Skin, Scenery, Architecture, Sports, Peripheral Defocus, Flower, Food, Objects, Night Portrait, Night Scenery, Illuminations, Baby, Pet, Party, Sunset
MeteringMulti-Segment, Center-Weighed, Spot Bracketing 7 Shots ±1 EV
Exposure Compensation ±5 EV, 1/3 EV Flash Compensation ±2 EV, 1/3
White Balance Auto , Presets, Custom White Balance Tuning 2 Axis, 19 steps
Continuous Drive 4 FPS, Unlimited JPEG, 7 RAW *No Live-View @ 4 FPS, only 3 FPS or less. 20 FPS @ 4 MP. Self Timer Yes *2s, 10s, 3 Frames @ 10s
Command Dials 1 DOF Preview No
Protection Dust Reduction Yes
Digital Level None Tripod Mount Yes
Remote Trigger Wired Eye-Start Sensor No
HDR No Orientation Sensor Yes
Interval Timer No Multiple Exposure No
Image Formats JPEG RAW Flash Ports Hot-Shoe
Built-In Flash YesSelectable 1st or 2nd curtain sync. (GN 10) Flash Sync 1/160s
Video Capture 1920x1080 @ 30 FPS 16:9 *1080p & 720p Stored as 60i or 50i from 30 or 25 FPS capture.M-JPEG 848x480 @ 30 FPS Video. Wind-filter, 4 audio levels. Sound Input None
Video Format AVHDC WiFi No
Memory Secure Digital Extended Capacity GPS N / A
Battery Lithium-Ion Battery Life 270 *CIPA Standard, 50% flash use.
Introduced 2011-05-13 Construction
Size 115 x 84 x 47mm (W x H x D) Weight 336g

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Panasonic DMC-G3 Facts

Mirrorless digital camera
16 Megapixels Mirrorless (SLD)ISO 160-6400
Micro Four-Thirds Mount
2X FLM

Sensor-Size: 17 x 13mm

Four-Thirds Sensor

Actual size when viewed at 100 DPI

Shutter 1/4000-60s
0.44" Built-in EVF 1.4 MegapixelsFull manual controls, including Manual Focus
Built-in Dust ReductionCustom white-balance with 2 axis fine-tuning
4 FPS Drive, Unlimited ImagesSpot-Metering
1920x1080 @ 30 FPS Video RecordingHot-Shoe
3" LCD 460K PixelsLithium-Ion
Secure Digital Extended Capacity
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