It’s a new month, and Panasonic have just released the first firmware update for their 4K Panasonic GH4. The new firmware update version 1.1 for currently available for download from Panasonic (for both PC and Mac).
Firmware 1.1 improves the “reliability of video recording performance” on the GH4 according to Panasonic.
At the moment the above improvement is the only update included in firmware 1.1, however as the GH4 gets into more hands, bugs and issue may come about, which will probably be addressed in future firmware versions.
It may seem like not much of an update, but still it shows that Panasonic are committed to supporting their GH line of cameras, and especially the GH4 as their first so-called “hybrid” model for stills and video. At 4KShooters.net we will keep you updated with news about future updates on the GH4 as new details get release by Panasonic.
In the meantime, we’ve gathered some cool new GH4 (4K and 1080p) videos for you to feast your eyes on.
GH4 4K from Drew Curran on Vimeo. Via GH4Users on Twitter.
And here’s a 96fps slow-motion test at 1080p on the GH4 via Wushu Spear in the Panasonic GH4 User Group
Hydrangea of Myohoji × GH4 4K (UHD) via Vimeo user moco6x Make sure you select the 2160p option on YouTube to view the clip in 4K.
And here’s more awesome shots of New York City by Lima Leandro – beautiful stuff at 96fps 1080p and some 4K shots as well.
GH4 – New York from Leandro Lima on Vimeo.
This one was shot by Christopher Gatewood in 96fps 1080p. Settings used: CinelikeD -5, -5, -5, -5, -3. Lenses: Rokinon 24mm T1.5 EF + MFT adapter. According to Christopher there are just a few 4K files which were downscaled to 1080p.
QUE SERA SARA [GH4 Test] from christopher gatewood on Vimeo.
Have a GH4 video to share? Let us know in the comment section below.
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