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Panasonic Launches GH5S Mirrorless Camera at CES 2018; More Info at B&H

Photography News: For the second year in a row, Panasonic has chosen CES as the place to announce a top-tier mirrorless camera; This time, it is the GH5S, a 10.28MP video-optimized variant of its popular GH series of Micro Four Thirds Cameras

Panasonic Lumix GH5S CameraThe Panasonic Lumix DC-GH5S is a mirrorless Micro Four Thirds camera optimized for movie recording and low-light performance. Revolving around a 10.28MP Digital Live MOS sensor, DCI and UHD 4K video recording is possible at up to 60p and the large individual pixel size also affords impressive low-light performance to an extended ISO 204800, along with Dual Native ISO technology at ISO 400 and ISO 2500.Click here for high-resolution version
Top of Panasonic Lumix GH5S CameraFor 12-bit raw shooting, and when working with AF-S, continuous shooting up to 12 fps is possible, along with a top 8 fps shooting rate with AF-C. For greater color information, a 14-bit raw recording setting can also be used, and 11 fps and 7 fps continuous shooting rates are available.Click here for high-resolution version
Panasonic GH5S BackA large 3.2" 1.62m-dot vari-angle LCD touchscreen makes it easier to view and playback.Click here for high-resolution version
Panasonic Lumix GH5S Open LCDMaking the shooting process easier is an improved body design, with a 3.68m-dot OLED LVF and a 3.2" 1.62m-dot vari-angle LCD touchscreen.Click here for high-resolution version
Panasonic Memory Card Slots on GH5S CameraDual UHS-II compatible SD card slots are present, as well, for speedy data handling. The camera is splash-, dust-, and freezeproof, as many previous models have been.Click here for high-resolution version
Panasonic Lumix GH5 ConnectionsThe GH5S is designed to be an expandable system, with multiple options available to help improve video recording capabilities. Examples of this are the included BNC conversion cable for syncing time code settings with an external device for multi-camera setups; LINE input support via the 3.5mm mic input for using an external audio device; and the optional XLR Microphone Adapter that provides XLR inputs and physical controls through a hot shoe connection. Users can also use standard microphones and headphones via the 3.5mm input and output jacks.Click here for high-resolution version

/ -- NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - January 08, 2018) - B&H Photo would like to share the announcement of the Lumix DC-GH5S Micro Four Thirds Mirrorless Camera from Panasonic, a specialized video variant that boasts enhanced 4K video quality, a newly-developed 10.28MP Digital Live MOS sensor, with Hybrid Log Gamma HDR and V-Log L pre-installed. This sensor has many advantages when it comes to video, including dual native ISO at 400 and 2500, multi aspect ratios, and 1.3x faster readout, resulting in a noticeable improvement to rolling shutter performance. To further appeal to filmmakers, the body has received some tweaks, including a larger and more prominent Record button, timecode in/out via the PC sync terminal, and an included BNC adapter cable.

Panasonic Lumix GH5S Mirrorless Micro Four Thirds Digital Camera

  • 10.28MP Multi Aspect Ratio MOS Sensor
  • DCI 4K60p and Full HD 1080/240p Video
  • Internal 4:2:2 10-Bit Long GOP
  • V-Log L Gamma and HDR Hybrid Log Gamma
  • 0.76x 3.68m-Dot OLED Viewfinder
  • 3.2" 1.62m-Dot Free-Angle Touchscreen
  • Dual Native ISO 400 and ISO 2500
  • Dual UHS-II SD Slots; Wi-Fi & Bluetooth
  • Advanced DFD AF System
  • 12 fps Cont. Shooting and 4K PHOTO Modes

As with previous models, the GH5S supports unlimited in-camera recording of DCI 4K video at up to 60p and Variable Frame Rate shooting in Full HD at up to 240 fps. It also can record with 4:2:2 sampling and 10-bit internally at up to DCI 4K at 30p, as well as externally via a full-size HDMI port at DCI 4K and up to 60p. Tie this together with the camera's enhanced low-light performance with the ability to reach ISO 204800, and the GH5S looks to be one of the most compact and capable cameras for shooting high-quality video. 4K Anamorphic shooting is available, as well, with the image automatically de-squeezed on the monitor.

While video may be the primary calling card of this new model, the GH5S will deliver phenomenal photographs with improved detail, color, and contrast, thanks to the processing power of the Venus Engine. Raw images can be recorded at up to 14-bit for improved post-production, while an improved Depth From Defocus AF system ensures your subjects are sharp. On top of this, the GH5S features burst shooting at speeds up to 12 fps and can shoot tethered to a PC via a fast USB 3.1 Type-C connection.

Making the shooting process easier is an improved body design, with a 3.68m-dot OLED LVF and a 3.2" 1.62m-dot vari-angle LCD touchscreen. Dual UHS-II compatible SD card slots are present, as well, for speedy data handling. The camera is splash-, dust-, and freezeproof, as many previous models have been. The body is also compatible with many recent accessories, including the DMW-XLR1 Microphone Adapter and the DMW-BGGH5 Battery Grip.

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