Category Archives: Panasonic

Panasonic S1R: With a Variable ND Filter?

Dutch store Kamera Express listed the following specs for the upcoming Panasonic S1R full frame mirrorless camera. Some of the details might be new and weren’t mentioned from official Panasonic sources yet. System camera with 47-megapixel full-frame sensor High-quality Leica L mount Built-in Dual IS image stabilization 4K video with 60fps and internally variable ND filter Double card […]

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DPReview TV: Panasonic LX100II

DPReviewTV tested the Panasonic LX100II and they kept a lot of the features people loved. The LX100II is still a very tactile camera. Excerpts below: New Grip isn’t as good as the original They wish the EVF was better The back screen has improved and has a touch screen interface Much easier to select the focal point […]

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Panasonic Announced The Development of The World’s First 8K Organic Sensor Camera System

Panasonic previously announced the development of their 8k Organic Sensor. Now they have announced an 8k camera that uses the sensor the 8K Multipurpose Camera AK – SHB 810. Item name 8K multi-purpose camera Image processing unit Part number AK-SHB 810 AK-SHU 810 Release date Fall 2019 Fall 2019 Panasonic Corporation has developed the 8K camera system […]

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Panasonic Firmware Updates Dramatically Improve GH5/GH5S/G9 AF

Panasonic has dramatically improved their AF, which is good news because the Fujifilm X-T3 is looking to challenge the GH line today and the GH6 is likely not ready to launch yet. Updates to the GH5 (firmware 2.4) Improvement of tracking performance and minimizing of backfocusing in continuous AF mode with 225 AF points Fix of a One-Push-AE […]

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Sony Sensor Updates Their CMOS Image Sensors for Consumer Cameras With New MFT Sensors

Sony semiconductors updated their CMOS Image Sensors for Consumer Cameras and it now likely shows the sensor inside the Fujifilm X-T3, and it also now includes the sensors inside the Panasonic GH5, G9, and GH5s. You might be able to find some additional details through Sony’s semiconductor page, but it’s surprising it took them this long to publicly list […]

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Personal View Panasonic Interview: “Please don’t worry about m4/3. We plan to make much more m4/3 products.” and More Interesting Details.

Personal View interviewed Mr. Michiharu Uematsu (Adviser for Technical PR, Merchandising Department, Imaging Network Business Division), Ms. Emi Fujiwara (Imaging Section, Communication Department) and Mr. Taku Kariyazaki (Staff Engineer, Innovative Entertainment Development Center, Corporate Engineering Division) about the new L-Mount alliance and the future of m43. Below you can find some excerpts from the lengthy interview […]

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