Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX7 Mirrorless Camera
Digital Camera Description
The Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX7 is a Mirrorless Digital Camera with a Four-Thirds sensor and a Micro Four-Thirds lens mount. Its 16 Megapixels CMOS sensor offers an ISO 200-25600 sensitivity range which is expandable to ISO 125-25600. This makes it possible to shoot hand-held in very low-light. With 16 MP of resolution, sharp prints are possible up to at 240 DPI.
A builtin 2-Axis Image Stabilization mechanism allows the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX7 to compensate for camera shake with any mounted lens.
This camera features a mechanic shutter that can expose for 1/8000 to 1m. This camera can make Bulb exposures up to 2m. With a fastest shutter-speed of 1/8000, fast action can easily be frozen. Night photography is possible using this digital camera due to its long exposure capability. This camera model offers Full Manual Controls.
The Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX7 features a 23-point Phase-Detect AF system. Autofocus can continuously adjust according to subject distance. A Real-Time Autofocus Tracking System allows focus to follow a moving subject within the frame. Manual Focus is also available.
Dual controls-dials offer direct access to most exposure parameters which makes this digital camera suitable for advanced photographers. This camera does not feature any seals to protect it against adverse weather, dust and moisture. Care must be taken, just like with most electronics. Framing on the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX7 is performed via a 0.40" Built-in EVF with 2.8 Megapixels. This extra large EVF has 0.70X magnification and shows 100% coverage.
|Sensor||16 Megapixels CMOS||Sensor Size||17 x 13mm
|Anti-Alias Filter||Yes||Sensor Aspect||4:3 Aspect-Ratio|
|Sensitivity||ISO 200 - 25600 *Expanded range: 125-25600||Shutter-Speed||1/8000 - 60s, bulb up to 2m|
|Lens Mount||Micro Four-Thirds Mount||Crop Factor||2X|
|Filter Diameter||N / A||Focus System||23-point Phase-Detect, Assist-lamp *Tracking AF-C|
|Viewfinder Type||Built-in EVF||Viewfinder Size||0.40" EVF 2.8 Megapixels (0.70X) 100% Coverage|
|Display Attachment||Tilting||Display Size||1 Megapixels 3" LCD 100% Coverage|
|Exposure Modes||P, A, T, M, B||Scene Modes||23Portrait, Silky Skin, Backlit Softness, Backlight, Relaxing, Child, Scenery, Sky, Romantic Sunset, Vivid Sunset, Glistening Water, Night, Night Sky, Warm Night, Artistic Night, Illuminations, Night Portrait, Flower, Food, Dessert, Animal, Sports, Panorama|
|Metering||Multi-Segment, Center-Weighed, Spot||Bracketing||7 Shots ±1 EV|
|Exposure Compensation||±5 EV, 1/3 EV||Flash Compensation|
|White Balance||Auto , Presets, Custom||White Balance Tuning||2 Axis, 19 steps|
|Continuous Drive||5 FPS, Unlimited JPEG, 9 RAW *4.3 FPS with AF-C. 40 FPS with electronic-shutter.||Self Timer||Yes *2s, 10s, 3 Frames @ 10s|
|Command Dials||2||DOF Preview||No|
|Digital Level||2 Axis||Tripod Mount||Yes|
|Remote Trigger||Wired, WiFi||Eye-Start Sensor||Yes|
|Interval Timer||No||Multiple Exposure||Yes|
|Image Formats||JPEG RAW||Flash Ports||Hot-Shoe|
|Built-In Flash||Yes1/250s sync for external flash. First or second curtain sync. (GN 7)||Flash Sync||1/320s|
|Video Capture||1920x1080 @ 60 FPS 16:9||Sound Input||Stereo|
|Video Format||AVCHD, MPEG-4||WiFi||Yes|
|Memory||Secure Digital Extended Capacity||GPS||No|
|Battery||Lithium-Ion||Battery Life||350 *CIPA Standard, 50% flash use.|
|Size||123 x 71 x 55mm (W x H x D)||Weight||402g|
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Panasonic DMC-GX7 Highlights
Sensor-Size: 17 x 13mm
Actual size when viewed at 100 DPI
|16 Megapixels Mirrorless||ISO 125-25600|
|Micro Four-Thirds Mount|
|2-Axis Built-in Stabilization||Full manual controls, including Manual Focus|
|0.40" Built-in EVF 2.8 Megapixels (0.70X)||Custom white-balance with 2 axis fine-tuning|
|Automatic Eye-Start sensor||Spot-Metering|
|2 Axis Digital Level||Hot-Shoe|
|Built-in Dust Reduction||Stereo audio input|
|5 FPS Drive, Unlimited Images||Lithium-Ion Battery|
|1920x1080 @ 60 FPS Video Recording||Secure Digital Extended Capacity|
|3" LCD 1 Megapixels|
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