Panasonic 45mm lens in Stock at Amazon DE, amazon UK, amazon FR and PIXMANIA.

The lens is now in Stock at Amazon UK, amazon DEand amazon FR.
The same lens is still not in stock at amazon US! :(

UPDATE: The lens is also available in some european pixmania shops. Click here: to check it for yourself.

Read the user review written inside this dpreview forum post.
Two professional reviews has been written by quesabesde (click here for the google english translation) and dpreview.

UPDATED -> A real deal alert…Panasonic GH1 for $1,409.00 at amazon.com. And europeans should buy the GH1 in amazon UK!


UPDATED: The price has fallen to $1,409.00!
This is the cheapest Panasonic GH1 price I have ever seen!
$1,409.00 for the Panasonic GH1. Ships from and sold by OneCall via amazon.com. in Stock!.

Dear europeans, be smart! Buy your Panasonic GH1 in UK shops!
The Panasonic GH1 costs you £1,112.98 (EUR 1230 !) in amazon UK. I checked the prices in Germany and Italy and the cheapest price I found there is over EURO 1400!
UPDATE: In Holland the GH1 price is almost as cheap as in UK!

UPDATED -> More deals today!
Panasonic 45-200mm f/4.0-5.6 Lens for $276.01
Olympus E-P1 with 14-42mm f/3.5-5.6 Lens (Silver Body/Black Lens) for $719.00!
Panasonic 20mm f/1.7 Aspherical Pancake Lens in Stock at amazon.

(UPDATED) For US citizens only, GF1 back in Stock!


The european 43rumors reader are always lucky. Almost every european country has the Panasonic GF1 (and lenses) in Stock. US 43rumors readers always have to hope to be ready for the day the GF1 is in Stock (and they only have the black GF1!).
On November 24 the amazon.com has 7 GF1+14-45mm lens will be back in Stock (sold and shipped via amazon). The GF1+20mm lens combo will be in Stock in 4-7 weeks!
The good news is that amazon has the Panasonic LUMIX G 20mm f/1.7 Lens in Stock since 10 days.
Important note: With the new 43rumors structure and design coming in January/February we will separate the news from the deals section. And inside the deals section we will have two categories for US and European stores.

UPDATED -> 20mm lens in Stock! Amazon Germany E-P1 discount!

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UPDATE: Panasonic 20mm f/1.7 in Stock at amazon! Ships from and sold by Amazon.com for $399,95

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– The Panasonic GF1 Camera with 14-45mm Lens is back in Stock! ($899.95, Ships from and sold by Amazon.com.)
– The Panasonic GF1 with 20mm f/1.7 Lens usually ships within 4 to 7 weeks :(
– The Panasonic 45-200mm f/4.0-5.6 lens price drops to $275.00.

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– Amazon Deutschland has the weisse Olympus E-P1 inklusive 14-42mm Objektiv in Stock for EUR 618,95!

– Also Redcoon Spain has the Olympus E-P1 Cuerpo Blanco por EUR 599!!!

– The E-P2 is available for preorder at Amazon UK / Amazon US / Adorama / BHphoto / Amazon DE

Why is the GF1 in stock in Europe and out of Stock in USA?

Amazon US has the Panasonic GF1 is in Stock via third party resellers only and highly overpriced.
In this months we noticed how european stores do have Panasonic stuff always in Stock and US stores are often out of stock. Maybe because of the strong Euro Panasonic preferrs to fill the european market first? We also noticed that US stores do only list the black GF1. In european stores you can find the black-white-red-silver GF1!
Amazon Germany (you only miss the red GF1), Amazon UK, Amazon France do have almost all Panasonic GF1 in Stock!

It is a bit frustrating for US buyers!

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The E-P2 is available for preorder at Amazon UK / Amazon US / Adorama / BHphoto / Amazon DE