The 20.1 megapixel Live "MOS" sensor is a 1inch sensor, and the camera features an improved white balance system (multi-area white balance evaluation system). With a new Venus image processor, the camera offers highlight / shadow adjustment, as well as built in raw processing. The video is recorded at 4K (3840x2160 at 30/25fps) and you can take stills from video for 8 megapixel image output, as well as shoot full HD video at 100fps, 60p, and 50p.The camera features a number of useful features for both video and stills, including pinpoint focus, focus peaking, zebra display, and face and eye detection. Built-in Wi-Fi makes it easy to transfer images to a compatible smartphone, or alternatively remotely control the camera. There is an OLED electronic viewfinder (EVF) with 2,359k dot resolution and it is said to have a 300% higher response time than previous Panasonic Lumix FZ series cameras. The nearest competitor to the Lumix FZ1000 is the. Which also features a 1inch sensor, along with an 8.3x optical zoom lens and a bright f/2.8 constant aperture. A large rubberised hand-grip gives a good area for a firm grip on the camera, and this extends round the rear of the camera with a raised ridge for your thumb. The lens barrel is made out of metal, giving the camera slightly better feel than the standard plastic, and there are two switches on the side, one to switch optical image stabilisation on and off, and the other lets you switch between the lens ring controlling zoom or focus. The 3inch screen on the back is a tilting / vari-angle screen that can flip out and twist round to face the front of the camera and the screen uses a gapless design meaning it looks very good with good viewing angles. The Panasonic menus are clearly laid out, and the Q.
Menu button gives quick access to common settings on the rear screen. The menu system has built in help so that you don't necessarily need to read the manual to understand the options and settings. There are five physical function (Fn) buttons on the camera, giving quick access to Wi-Fi, Q. Menu, Back/Delete, and LVF (Live Viewfinder).
You can customise what these buttons do in both record and playback mode. There is a dedicated video record button, as well as a drive mode dial on the top. The rear features an AF/AE lock button as well as a focus mode switch, and the 4-way controller gives quick access to ISO, WB, AF, and focus area. Although it may seem like there are a lot of controls and buttons, which could appear confusing to the beginner, it doesn't take too long to become familiar with the position of the buttons and controls, and this makes it easy to change settings without having to go into the menus. The electronic viewfinder (EVF) featured is a 0.39inch OLED screen with 2359k dot resolution.There is an eye-detection sensor, so that when you hold the camera up to your eye, it will automatically switch to the EVF. The view through the EVF is very clear and detailed, and the refresh speed is good. Wi-Fi can be used for remote shooting and viewing with a smartphone, playback on a TV, send images during recording, or to send images stored in the camera.
To setup the connection with a smartphone you can scan the QR code, or enter the connection details manually. You can access a number of photo settings using the app, as well as set the focus point using the touchscreen on the smartphone.
Playback lets you view the images on the camera, and you can also add GPS information to photos, or create a photo collage. Battery life is rated at 360 shots according to Panasonic / CIPA test results, which is good, although if you plan on shooting more, or want to record a lot of video we would recommend a spare battery. 20.1MP 1-inch High Sensitivity MOS Sensor and Venus Engine with 25-400mm LEICA DC Lens. 4K Video and Full-HD 60P/50P Video Recording. 2359K-dot OLED LVF with 0.39-inch, 0.7x Magnification.
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