Panasonic Lumix GH1 Specifications

Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH1K

Panasonic Lumix GH1

Part Number: DMC-GH1 (Reviewed) Released: June 1, 2009

General

  • Depth
    1.8 in
  • Sensor Resolution
    12.1 Megapixel
  • Optical Sensor Type
    Live MOS
  • Total Pixels
    14000000 pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    12100000 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Size
    13.0 x 17.3mm
  • Field of View Crop Factor
    1.5
  • Sensor Dust Reduction
    Yes
  • Sensor Features
    Supersonic Wave Filter (SWF)
  • Digital Zoom
    4 x
  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    23
  • Digital Video Format
    AVCHD, MJPEG
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG, RAW, RAW + JPEG
  • Interfaces Provided
    HDMI, USB 2.0, composite video/audio
  • Manufacturer
    Panasonic

Camera Flash

  • Type
    pop-up flash
  • Guide Number (m / ISO 100)
    11
  • Red Eye Reduction
    Yes
  • Features
    AF illuminator, flash +/- compensation
  • Flash Modes
    auto mode, fill-in mode, flash OFF mode, rear curtain sync, red-eye reduction, slow synchro

Exposure & White Balance

  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100, ISO 1600, ISO 200, ISO 3200, ISO 400, ISO 800, ISO auto
  • Exposure Metering
    center-weighted, multi-segment, spot
  • Exposure Metering Zones
    144
  • Exposure Modes
    aperture-priority, automatic, bulb, manual, program, shutter-priority
  • Shooting Programs
    baby1, baby2, close-up, night portrait, party/indoor, pet, portrait mode, scenery, sports mode, sunset
  • Special Effects
    Black & White
  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    2500K - 10000K (100K steps), cloudy, daylight, flash, halogen, shade
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/4000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    60 sec
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±3 EV range, in 1/3 EV steps
  • White Balance Bracketing
    Yes
  • X-sync Speed
    1/160 sec
  • Exposure Range
    EV 0-18 ( ISO 100 )

Display

  • Display Format
    460,000 pixels
  • Display Form Factor
    rotating

Environmental Parameters

  • Min Operating Temperature
    32 °F
  • Max Operating Temperature
    104 °F

Lens System

  • Type
    10 x zoom lens - 14 - 140 mm - f/4.0-5.8 Micro Four Thirds
  • Optical Zoom
    10 x
  • Lens Series
    Micro Four Thirds
  • Lens Aperture
    f/4.0-5.8
  • Min Focal Length
    14 mm
  • Max Focal Length
    140 mm
  • Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
    28 m
  • Min Focus Distance
    19.7 in
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic
  • Zoom Adjustment
    manual
  • Max View Angle
    75 degrees
  • Group Qty
    13
  • Element Qty
    17
  • Filter Size
    62 mm
  • Lens Included
    14-140mm lens, body only
  • Features
    ED glass, aspherical lens

Miscellaneous

  • Microsoft Certification
    Certified for Windows Vista
  • Color
    black
  • Color Category
    black
  • Certified for Windows Vista
    Certified for Windows Vista software and devices have undergone compatibility tests for ease-of-use, better performance and enhanced security.

Memory / Storage

  • Supported Memory Cards
    MultiMediaCard, SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card
  • Image Storage
    JPEG 4000 x 3000
    JPEG 4128 x 2752
    JPEG 4352 x 2448
    JPEG 2816 x 2112
    JPEG 2928 x 1952
    JPEG 3072 x 1728
    JPEG 2048 x 1536
    JPEG 2064 x 1376
    JPEG 1920 x 1080
    JPEG 2992 x 2992
    JPEG 2112 x 2112
    JPEG 1504 x 1504
  • Video Capture
    MPEG - 848 x 480 - 30 fps
    MPEG - 640 x 480 - 30 fps
    MPEG - 320 x 240 - 30 fps
    MPEG - 1280 x 720 - 30 fps
    AVCHD - 1280 x 720 - 25 fps
    AVCHD - 1280 x 720 - 60 fps

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    electronic
  • Viewfinder Color Support
    color
  • Viewfinder Resolution
    1440000 pixels
  • Viewfinder Type
    Electronic - electronic
  • Optical Viewfinder Field Coverage
    100%
  • Optical Viewfinder Dioptric Correction Range
    -4 to +4

Additional Features

  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    2 frames per second, 3 frames per second
  • Self Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec
  • Flash Terminal
    hot shoe
  • Features
    AE lock, AF lock, face detection, histogram display, resizing an image, Full-time Live View, RGB primary color filter, audio recording, automatic display brightness adjustment, built-in speaker, cropping an image, date/time stamp, digital image rotation

Connections

  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card
  • Type
    DC power input, HDMI output, USB, composite video output, microphone
  • Qty
    1

Shutter

  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/4000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    60 sec
  • X-sync Speed
    1/160 sec

Microphone

  • Microphone Operation Mode
    mono
  • Microphone Features
    wind noise reduction

Battery

  • Technology
    lithium ion
  • Details
    1 x Li-ion rechargeable battery - 1250 mAh ( included )
  • Battery Form Factor
    manufacturer specific

Software

  • Type
    Drivers & Utilities, Panasonic PHOTOfunSTUDIO 3.0, SILKYPIX Developer Studio

System Requirements for PC Connection

  • Peripheral Devices
    CD-ROM drive, USB port

Header

  • Brand
    Panasonic
  • Product Line
    Panasonic Lumix G
  • Model
    DMC-GH1K, DMC-GH1
  • Packaged Quantity
    1

Video Input

  • Type
    digital camera
  • Digital Camera Type
    mirrorless system
  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    2 frames per second, 3 frames per second
  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100, ISO 1600, ISO 200, ISO 3200, ISO 400, ISO 800, ISO auto
  • ISO (Max)
    3200
  • Digital Zoom
    4 x
  • Digital Video Format
    AVCHD, MJPEG
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG, RAW, RAW + JPEG
  • High Definition Video Support
    720p
  • Interfaces Provided
    HDMI, USB 2.0, composite video/audio
  • Special Effects
    Black & White
  • Face Detection
    Yes
  • Flash Terminal
    hot shoe
  • Self Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec
  • Image Stabilizer
    optical (MEGA O.I.S.)
  • Built-in Optical Image Stabilizer
    Yes
  • Lens Mounting Type
    Micro Four Thirds
  • Features
    AE lock, AF lock, face detection, histogram display, resizing an image, Full-time Live View, RGB primary color filter, audio recording, automatic display brightness adjustment, built-in speaker, cropping an image, date/time stamp, digital image rotation

Optical System

  • Image Stabilizer
    optical (MEGA O.I.S.)

Lens System Mounting

  • Mounting Type
    Micro Four Thirds

Exposure Parameters

  • Exposure Metering
    center-weighted, multi-segment, spot
  • Exposure Metering Zones
    144
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±3 EV range, in 1/3 EV steps
  • Exposure Modes
    aperture-priority, automatic, bulb, manual, program, shutter-priority
  • Shooting Programs
    baby1, baby2, close-up, night portrait, party/indoor, pet, portrait mode, scenery, sports mode, sunset

Exposure Range

  • Light Metering Range
    EV 0-18
  • Sensitivity
    ISO 100

White Balance

  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    2500K - 10000K (100K steps), cloudy, daylight, flash, halogen, shade
  • White Balance Bracketing
    Yes

Auto Focus

  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    23

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    4.9 in
  • Height
    3.5 in
  • Weight
    13.58 oz

Optical Sensor

  • Sensor Resolution
    12.1 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Type
    Live MOS
  • Optical Sensor Size
    13.0 x 17.3mm
  • Optical Sensor Size (metric)
    13.0 x 17.3 mm
  • Field of View Crop Factor
    1.5
  • Total Pixels
    14000000 pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    12100000 pixels
  • Sensor Dust Reduction
    Yes
  • Sensor Features
    Supersonic Wave Filter (SWF)

Camera Display

  • Type
    LCD display
  • Display Form Factor
    rotating
  • Diagonal Size
    3 in
  • Diagonal Size (metric)
    7.6 cm
  • Display Format
    460,000 pixels

Camera Memory

  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card
  • Supported Memory Cards
    MultiMediaCard, SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card

Camera Specifications

  • Print Standard
    DPOF support, PictBridge support

Optical Viewfinder

  • Field Coverage
    100%
  • Dioptric Correction Range
    -4 to +4

Still Image Storage Capacity

  • Image Quality
    RAW, RAW+Fine, RAW+Standard, Fine, Standard
  • Image Resolution
    1504 x 1504, 1920 x 1080, 4128 x 2752, 4352 x 2448, 2048 x 1536, 2064 x 1376, 2112 x 2112, 2816 x 2112, 2928 x 1952, 2992 x 2992, 3072 x 1728, 4000 x 3000
  • Still Image Format
    JPEG

Video Capture

  • Digital Video Format
    AVCHD, MPEG
  • Image Resolution
    1280 x 720, 1920 x 1080, 320 x 240, 640 x 480, 848 x 480
  • Frame Rate
    24 frames per second, 25 frames per second, 30 frames per second, 60 frames per second

Audio Input

  • Microphone Operation Mode
    mono
  • Microphone Features
    wind noise reduction

Supported Battery Details

  • Quantity
    1
  • Details
    Li-ion rechargeable battery
  • Capacity
    1250 mAh
  • Included
    included

General

  • Manufacturer
    Panasonic
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Where to Buy

Panasonic Lumix GH1

Part Number: DMC-GH1 Released: Jun 1, 2009

MSRP: $499.95

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