Panasonic Lumix GH3 flagship mirrorless camera for professionals: Review & Specs

Panasonic has officially revealed a flagship mirrorless camera i.e. Panasonic Lumix GH3.

Panasonic Lumix GH3
The Panasonic Company focuses on physical security devices, and flexible shooting photos and video. So, Panasonic Lumix GH3 features dustproof waterproof magnesium alloy body, and can be used in relatively harsh conditions. Live MOS sensor with a resolution of 16.05 megapixels and image processor Venus Engine of the last generation, as well as a wide range of standard interchangeable lens Micro Four Thirds (connected via an adapter) can be obtained using this camera impressive pictures and videos at the DSLR-quality counterparts. The weight of this Panasonic Lumix GH3 camera is around 550 g with battery and card, has dimensions as 132.9 x 93.4 x 82.0 mm. An example of shooting can be evaluated in the video below:

 

Camera sensitivity range is from 200 to 12800 ISO, but you can expand it up to 125-25600. In automatic mode, the upper limit of ISO 3200. Contrast AF system allows you to focus on the people, support the continuous focusing and framing. According to official data, the contrast AF system exceeds the phase detection autofocus system in modern DSLR-focus cameras for speed and accuracy.

Panasonic Lumix GH3
Panasonic Lumix GH3 has an Electronic viewfinder with a resolution of 1744 thousand points by the OLED technology and covers approximately 100% frame. 3-inch display is also built on the OLED-matrix; its resolution is 614 thousand points. The camera has a fairly high speed continuous shooting up to 6 frames per second at full resolution and with the use of a mechanical shutter and up to 20 fps with electronic shutter and 4 MP resolution.

 

No doubt this Panasonic Lumix GH3 has very good video capabilities. The camera can record in Full HD resolution with a frequency of 50p, 25p or 24p. Content can be encoded in the format of AVCHD, AVCHD Progressive, MP4 or MOV. If necessary, the image is displayed in real time on an external monitor via miniHDMI. There is also a built-in stereo and has two 3.5-millimeter jack for an external microphone and headphones.

 

The device has been traditionally used to display functional hinge that allows it to expand sideways 180 ° and 270 ° down. Also note the built-in Wi-Fi. The price and release date of Panasonic Lumix GH3 camera has not been revealed yet.