Panasonic Lumix cameras are brilliantly built and have plenty of features. Presenting the Lumix DMC GH4 camera that comes for an attractive price packsge. Here is a review on this camera:
The Panasonic Lumix DMC GH4 is a Mirrorless Micro Four Thirds Digital Camera that happens to be a true hybrid designed for both professional photo and video use. It features a 16.05-megapixel Digital Live MOS sensor and a 4-CPU Venus Engine; capable of capturing high-resolution The 16.05-megapixel Digital Live MOS sensor delivers high quality images with high sensitivity and quick response times. The increased signal speed readout helps to suppress the effects of rolling shutter. In conjunction with the quad-core Venus Engine image processor to provide excellent images and videos. It shoots JPEG and RAW stills, as well as UHD 4K 3840x2160 30p/24p and cinematic DCI 4K 4096x2160 video at 24p. Like its predecessor, the GH4 features a weather-sealed magnesium alloy body, while offering increased resolution on both the OLED monitor and electronic viewfinder.
It also features built-in Wi-Fi with NFC technology, in-camera creative controls, and a high-speed 49-point autofocus in both photo and video mode. The GH4 delivers video quality surpassing many professional video cameras. Video can be recorded in a variety of formats, from efficient AVCHD and AVCHD Progressive, to 200 Mbps All-Intra and 100 Mbps IPB MOV and MP4 formats. And because the GH4 is a global camera, the system frequency can be switched between 59.94 Hz (23.98 Hz) and 50 Hz, yielding a variety of recording options including 23.98p, 25p, 29.97p, 50p, and 59.94p. The system can also be switched to 24 Hz to capture true 24p in HD and 4K resolutions. The Wi-Fi integration along with NFC enables the usage of Panasonic Image App for remote photo and video shooting with compatible smartphones or tablets. The app also lets the user embed location data to an image after shooting.
If the mobile device isn't NFC compatible, users can still connect to the camera by scanning a QR code displayed on the GH4's monitor. Its newly developed AF system features 49 points, giving users more flexibility when composing shots. The Custom Multi mode extends that flexibility even more with the ability to freely select what blocks to focus out of the 49 possible focusing areas.
Design and Display:
The DMC GH4 is a greatly built camera that features a magnesium alloy full die cast front and rear frame. A splash and dustproof design is achieved by tightly sealing the joints and control components. To further meet the demands of professional use, the shutter is rated for approximately 200,000 releases. In terms of display, the camera has a 3.0" monitor featuring a 1,036K-dot resolution and a touch screen interface for intuitive control, while the LVF features a 2,359K-dot resolution. This display features 100% coverage and a 10,000:1 contrast ratio. An Eye Sensor automatically switches between the Live View-Finder and the rear monitor, for easy shooting with both.
Beauty combined with brains is the ideal description of the Lumix DMC GH4 camera. It is a must have for tech savvy users.