Panasonic has released a firmware update for the Lumix GX7. Firmware version 1.3 provides the following improvements:
- Connection problem with Apple iOS devices via Wi-Fi is fixed.
- Improved stability of startup process in the use of UHS-I compliant SD memory card.
You can download the update here on Panasonic’s website.
I just got the Panasonic GH4 in for review and, while I haven’t had any time to properly shoot with it, I took the opportunity to shoot a little bit of slow motion footage at 1080/24p and 96fps, as well as a few frames in 4K, while I was prepping my grill last night. Both are shown in the videos below. [Read more...]
B&H just received limited stock of the new 4K Panasonic GH4. You can find it here at B&H Photo.
You can see in the video below, they walk through several different shots, assigning numbers to the cameras and revealing the models at the end of the video. [Read more...]
Note that the GF2 has been discontinued for some time; however, the 14mm f/2.8 lens sells alone for $322. Adorama must be clearing out the last of its stock, so don’t expect this to last long.
Panasonic has given us a release date and price for the previously announced Leica DG Summilux 15mm f/1.7 lens for Micro Four Thirds cameras. The new 30mm-equivalent lens will be available in silver and black starting in June, and will be priced at $599. It is already available for pre-order here at B&H Photo.