Panasonic Lumix GH5S Review

Panasonic LUMIX GH5S Body 4K Digital Camera, 10.2 Megapixel Mirrorless Camera with High-Sensitivity MOS Sensor, C4K/4K UHD 4:2:2 10-Bit, 3.2-Inch LCD, DC-GH5S (Black)

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The Panasonic Lumix GH5S is a Micro Four Thirds mount camera from Panasonic with a 17.3 x 13 mm (Four Thirds) MOS sensor. You can view the best Panasonic mirrorless cameras here.

The Panasonic Lumix GH5S Mirrorless Camera is a high-end camera that offers great features and performance. It has a 10.28MP Multi Aspect Ratio MOS Sensor that can capture stunning 4K60p and Full HD 1080/240p videos. It also has an Internal 4:2:2 10-Bit Long GOP that can produce stunning images and videos with great color accuracy. The V-Log L Gamma and HDR Hybrid Log Gamma modes allow you to capture amazing footage with a great range of colors and tones. The 0.76x 3.68m-Dot OLED Viewfinder is amazing and offers great visibility in low-light conditions. The 3.2″ 1.62m-Dot Free-Angle Touchscreen is easy to use and provides great touchscreen navigation. The Dual Native ISO 400 and ISO 2500 modes allow you to capture great images and videos with a wide range of sensitivities. The Dual UHS-II SD Slots allow you to store large amounts of photos and videos. The Advanced DFD AF System allows you to quickly and accurately focus on your subject. The 12-fps Cont. Shooting mode ensures that you can capture smooth and fluid videos.

Panasonic Lumix GH5S Key Features

  • 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

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Frequently Asked Questions

What’s included with the Panasonic Lumix GH5S?
Included with the Panasonic Lumix GH5S are: Panasonic Lumix GH5S Mirrorless Camera, Panasonic DMW-BLF19 Rechargeable Lithium-Ion Battery Pack (7.2V, 1860mAh), Panasonic DMW-BLF19 Rechargeable Lithium-Ion Battery Pack (7.2V, 1860mAh), Panasonic DMW-BTC13 Battery Charger, Body Cap, Hot Shoe Cover, Eye Cup, Flash Sync Socket Cap, Battery Grip Connector Cover, USB Cable, Shoulder Strap, Cable Holder, BNC Converter Cable, Limited 1-Year Warranty, Extendable to 3-Years with Online Registration. You can also usually find Panasonic Lumix GH5S bundle kits with additional accessories and lenses included.

What lens mount does the Panasonic Lumix GH5S have?
The Panasonic Lumix GH5S has a Micro Four Thirds lens mount. This is a popular lens mount, so you should have no issues finding Micro Four Thirds lenses. This lens mount is also available on the following cameras: Panasonic Lumix GH5S, Panasonic Lumix GH6, OM SYSTEM OM-1, OM SYSTEM OM-5

What kind of sensor does the Panasonic Lumix GH5S have?
The Panasonic Lumix GH5S has a 17.3 x 13 mm (Four Thirds) MOS sensor.

What is the resolution of the Panasonic Lumix GH5S?
The Panasonic Lumix GH5S’s 17.3 x 13 mm (Four Thirds) MOS sensor has the following resolutions – Actual: 11.93 Megapixel
Effective: 10.28 Megapixel (3680 x 2760).

Does the Panasonic Lumix GH5S have image stabilization?
The Panasonic Lumix GH5S has no image stabilization. Image stabilization is important for photographers interested in shooting in low light without relying on a tripod.

How many autofocus points does the Panasonic Lumix GH5S have?
The Panasonic Lumix GH5S has the following autofocus points – Contrast Detection: 225.

What is the material construction of the Panasonic Lumix GH5S?
The Panasonic Lumix GH5S is made of Magnesium Alloy.

Does the Panasonic Lumix GH5S have a built-in ND filter?
The Panasonic Lumix GH5S does not have a built-in ND filter. While having a built-in filter is convenient, you can always buy quality filters for your lenses and have more flexibility.

Can the Panasonic Lumix GH5S shoot photos and video?
The Panasonic Lumix GH5S can shoot stills & video. This is arguably the most important feature to check before purchasing a camera. You don’t want to be caught off guard when you go to shoot video and your camera only takes photos.

What batteries does the Panasonic Lumix GH5S take?
The Panasonic Lumix GH5S takes the following batteries: 1 x DMW-BLF19 Rechargeable Lithium-Ion, 7.2 VDC, 1860 mAh.

How are the Panasonic Lumix GH5S’s dimensions?
The Panasonic Lumix GH5S has dimensions of 5.5 x 3.9 x 3.4″ / 138.5 x 98.1 x 87.4 mm.

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