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LUMIX S1 Software Upgrade will Enhance Video Performance in July 2019

Simon Skinner - 5 months ago

Panasonic has informed us of plans to release a software update for the newly announced full-frame mirrorless camera LUMIX S1 this July [2019]. The [paid] software program is planned to further expand the video performance and capabilities of the LUMIX S1.


An advanced video recording with a Software Update Key will be sold separately and available functions that users can expect to find with the upgrade program are as follow:

  • 4:2:2 10-bit 4K 30p/25p 1 internal video recording
  • 4:2:2 10-bit 4K 60p/50p HDMI output
  • V-Log recording

Panasonic has informed us that design and technical specifications are subject to change without notice, so watch this space for any further updates as they happen.

For more information on the Panasonic LUMIX SR1, tap through HERE.

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Simon Skinner

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Having spent many years working in various pockets of the music industry, and always with a camera in hand, Simon has worked with organisations such as Warner/Chappell, Food Records and ultimately, co-founding the innovative independent record label, Izumi Records before moving fully into the world of publishing in 2007. Amongst numerous other projects in the last decade, he has been responsible for a number of specialist photo trade magazines and journals for the filmmaking and photography communities, along with a coffee table book entitled, "Great Britons of Photography' which he produced with Peter Dench and Leica. Now heading up PhotoBite, Simon and the team have set themselves a task of delivering informative and inspirational content for photographers of all levels, from the beginner, shooting with smartphones, to the seasoned photographer and filmmaker.

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