Panasonic DC-GH5, DC-GH5S and the DC-G9 Firmware Updates

Panasonic has announced new firmware updates for three LUMIX mirrorless cameras – the DC-GH5, DC-GH5S and the DC-G9

These updates offer users enhanced performance and usability, such as improved Autofocus performance, new monochrome Photo Styles and upgraded sound quality for video shooting.

To update the LUMIX DC-GH5, DC-GH5S and the DC-G9, the following links will be active from May 30th, 1:00 UTC to download the firmware: … Continue reading

Lightroom CC & Camera RAW Now Supports Sony a7R III and Panasonic G9

Adobe released the new updates for Lightroom CC and Camera Raw, adding the full support for Sony a7R III and Panasonic G9 mirrorless cameras.

Adobe have updated the entire Lightroom CC ecosystem, including for Mac, Windows, iOS, Android, and the web, as well as updates to Lightroom Classic CC and Adobe Camera Raw.

Adobe Camera Raw 10 now supports new cameras as well as the new lenses. The new cameras are the Panasonic G9, Sony A7R Mark III and Leica CL. See below for the other softwares which Raw Support for Sony a7R III is currently available in. … Continue reading

Nauticam NA-G9 Underwater Housing for Panasonic G9

Nauticam announced NA-G9 underwater housing for the Panasonic G9 mirrorless camera.

Nauticam NA-V2 comes with a depth rating 100m and weighs 2.5kg. The new underwater housing for the Panasonic G9 MFT camera will be priced for $2650 in US.

The Panasonic G9 will start shipping from January 2018 at a recommended selling price of $1,699 for body-only. The specs summary is 20.3 MFT sensor, 6.5 stops IS, 20 fps burst, 60fps with single AF and UHD 4K videos @ 60 fps.  … Continue reading

Panasonic G9 Reviews and Hands-on Videos

Here are the first Panasonic G9 Reviews and Hands-on Videos.

Panasonic announced a brand-new flagship camera to sit alongside their GH5, the new LUMIX G9. The G9 is all about the still photography, claiming the world’s fast autofocus, world’s highest frames per second with continuous autofocus, a new 80-megapixel image-synthesizing option, a new AR filter on the sensor to provide better skin tones than ever and a whole lot more.

Before heading to the first impressions of the Lumix G9 camera, first timers might have a look at the full press text. Here is everything you need to know about the Panasonic G9, including impressions and comparison, videos. … Continue reading

Panasonic G9 Shipping Starts on January 25th 2018

Panasonic Japan has announced that the new Lumix G9 mirrorless camera will start to shipping on 25th January 2018.

The high-end Micro Four Thirds camera is available for pre-order at major stores with a recommended selling price of $1,699 for body-only.

First timers might have a look at the full press text on DCN. The specs summary is 20.3 MFT sensor, 6.5 stops IS, 20 fps burst, 60fps with single AF and UHD 4K videos @ 60 fps. In addition, the new 200mm Leica lens will be available from 14th December 2017. … Continue reading

Panasonic G9 and Leica DG Elmarit 200mm f/2.8 lens officially announced

The Panasonic G9 camera and Leica DG Elmarit 200mm f/2.8 POWER O.I.S. lens are now officially announced.

The Lumix G9 is the company’s first mirrorless camera aimed specifically at professional stills photographers. The camera offers the same 20MP Four Thirds sensor as the video-centric GH5, but with tweaked image processing for better JPEG image quality. The Panasonic G9 is able to shift its sensor eight times to create an 80MP Raw image with ultra-high resolution.

The specs list includes ‘Depth from Defocus’ AF system which offers 225 selectable points and improvements in both speed and subject tracking. It provide 20 fps with continuous autofocus using its electronic shutter (9 fps with mechanical) and 60 fps with single AF (12 fps with mechanical). The buffer allows for up to 50 Raw images to be captured in a single burst. … Continue reading

Panasonic G9 to be Announced with 80MP Shooting Mode and 60 fps

Panasonic G9 will be the next high-end Micro Four Thirds camera. The mirrorless camera is rumored to be announced with 80MP Shooting Mode and 60 fps.

The upcoming Panasonic G9 is said to have the same photo shooting capabilities of the video-centric Lumix GH5 camera. On the other hand video specs of the might be different from the GH5. The specs list will also include a second display on top of the camera apart from the LCD.

The release date for this Panasonic G9 will be after the Christmas by the beginning of January. … Continue reading