Panasonic's rarest camera ever! There's less than 500 of these "golden" Lumixes

Panasonic Lumix S5 II Limited Edition
(Image credit: Panasonic • Camera Beta)

In a move that nobody saw coming, Panasonic has announced an ultra-rare edition of the Lumix S5 II finished in gold.

During Panasonic's Chinese launch event for the greatly anticipated Lumix G9 II, it announced an incredibly limited edition model of the Lumix S5 II for China – and you probably won't guess what it's in aid of. 

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Kalum Carter
Staff Writer

Kalum Carter is a photographer, photo editor and writer based in the UK, and for almost a decade he has worked with brands and publications to create, edit, and sequence imagery. Having recently graduated with a Master's Degree in Photography from the University of the West of England (UWE), Kalum joined Digital Camera World as a Staff Writer, covering news, reviews, and his biggest passion – photography books! 

Kalum's photography has been published and exhibited around the world, and he continues to photograph on a project-by-project basis. He is currently working on a personal project capturing the people and landscape of Gower, South Wales. Currently untitled, this body of work will be exhibited for the National Trust later this year.