Panasonic today announced the new LUMIX G Digital Single Lens Mirrorless (DSLM) Camera DMC-GX7, featuring high photographic performance and sleek design with tiltable LVF (Live View Finder) that satisfies advanced photographers.
The DMC-GX7 realizes high-quality image recording with real-to-life details through excellent resolution, image rendering and color reproduction. Taking full advantage of newly developed 16.00-megapixel Digital Live MOS sensor and Venus Engine, images are rendered with highly sharp resolution even shot in low-lit situations and at max. 25600 high ISO sensitivity can be selected.
“With the GX7, photographers across the region get a precession, compact camera with the Best MFT (Micro 4/3) sensor ever. Images rendered with highly sharp resolution even those shot in low-lit situations and the integration of the 90-degree tiltable LVF (Live View Finder) will intrigue users, along with the 3.0-inch large 1040K-dot touch-control rear monitor that also tilts up and down. This camera has been developed for photography lovers who are looking to shoot brilliant images and stunning videos. The camera will be made available to the discerning consumers in the UAE by end of October,” commented Hitesh Ojha, Deputy General Manager, Digital Imaging, Panasonic, Marketing Middle East and Africa.
The Contrast AF System of DMC-GX7 excels in both speed and accuracy by exchanging digital signal between the camera and the lens at max. 240 fps. A variety of extensive AF functions including Low Light AF, Pinpoint AF and One-shot AF enhances usability to comply with wide-ranging shooting situations. One of the most significant features of DMC-GX7 is integration of 90-degree tiltable LVF that lets users enjoy a whole new angle of view with flexible shooting style. The LVF boasts 2764K-dot equiv. stunningly high resolution and approx.100% color reproduction* for high visibility under any circumstances. The 3.0-inch large 1040K-dot touch-control rear monitor also tilts up and down. Furthermore, the DMC-GX7 allows photographers to use max. 1/8000 fast shutter speed for more impressive expression with high speed lens. The Optical Image Stabilizer (as effective as the MEGA O.I.S. in the conventional DSLM lenses) is built in the camera body, which makes it more enjoyable to mount classic lenses of your lens property. The DMC-GX7 is also compatible with Focus Peaking for more precise control of focusing.
The DMC-GX7 also features full HD 1920 x 1080, 50p (50 Hz) smooth, high quality video recording in AVCHD Progressive and MP4 with stereo sound. The practical full-time AF and tracking AF is available in video recording, too. The cinema-like 24p video with the bit rate of max 24 Mbps or P/A/S/M mode provide richly expressive afterimage with overwhelming image quality.
The DMC-GX7 incorporates Creative Panorama, Time Lapse Shot, Stop Motion Animation or Clear Retouch in addition to the popular Creative Control mode with a total of 22 fascinating filter effects. The Stop Motion Animation allows producing unique stop motion video and the Clear Retouch function enables to erase unwanted part of a picture after shooting – both operations completes with ease in camera.
The camera also features Wi-Fi connectivity and NFC, allowing users can connect the camera to their smartphone/tablet anywhere at one-touch. It is also possible to use a smartphone/tablet as a multi-capable remote shutter with a monitor.