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Panasonic Lumix DC-GH5S + Metabones EF-MFT Speed Booster

Proving that they can push the GH-series even farther into the video realm, the 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. Coupled with an updated Venus Engine, the sensor and processor combination also enables faster readout speeds along with 1.3x less rolling shutter distortion compared to previous GH-series cameras. Internal DCI 4K30p recording is available with 4:2:2 10-bit sampling and a full-size HDMI A connector can be used to simultaneously output to an optional external monitor or recorder. The sensor’s extended sensitivity range has also been used to promote working with V-Log L and Hybrid Log Gamma HDR modes for effectively increasing your dynamic range and affording more flexibility when color grading during post-production.

Key specifications
Oversized ‘Multi Aspect’ sensor with dual gain design
10.2MP maximum usable area from at around 12.5MP total
DCI or UHD 4K at up to 60p
10-bit 4:2:2 internal capture at up to 30p
8-bit 4:2:0 internal 60p or 10-bit 4:2:2 output over HDMI
1080 footage at up to 240p (with additional crop above 200p)
Hybrid Log Gamma mode
ISO 160 – 51,200 (80 – 204,800 extended)
AF rated down to –5EV (with F2 lens)
3.68M-dot (1280 x 960 pixel) OLED viewfinder with 0.76x magnification
1.62M-dot (900 x 600 pixel) fully articulated LCD
14-bit Raw stills
11 fps (7 with AFC) or 1 fps faster in 12-bit mode
USB 3.1 with Type C connector

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