Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH1 Has 1080p Video Recording At 24 FPS

Posted Mar 3, 2009

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH1 camera has recently been unveiled.  The last model of this camera line is called the Lumix DMC-G1 and it was revealed to be the first Micro Four Thirds camera on the market.  What is Micro Four Thirds?   Micro Four Thirds was created out of a partnership between Olympus and Panasonic for digital camera design and development.  Micro Four Thirds is a standard design of interchangeable lenses and compact cameras.  The new Lumix DMC-GH1 can record video at 1080p at 24fps or 720p at 60fps.  The camera has AVCHD format.  The camera has 12.1 megapixels.

?Photographers of all levels ? professionals, amateurs and beginners ? will be stunned by the range of creative possibilities that the LUMIX GH1 creates in the world of high-quality photography and HD video.  Users will be equally amazed by the camera?s easy-to-use design and small size,? stated David Briganti, National Marketing Manager of Imaging at Panasonic Consumer Electronics Company.  ?Beyond its creative potential, the LUMIX GH1, a sister product to the award-winning LUMIX G1, is also innovative and differentiates itself from the pack by recording High Definition video with continuous AF, an indispensable feature for practical video recording.?

[via Engadget / Panasonic PR]