All About the Panasonic GH5’s Version 2.0 Firmware Update

Panasonic has a good track record with updating firmware on their cameras, and they promised they would for the Panasonic GH5.

Key features of this firmware upgrade include:

  • 400Mbit ALL-I Intraframe codec (10bit 4K 4:2:2)
  • Hybrid Log Gamma
  • Improved autofocus
  • New, higher resolution Anamorphic Mode (4992 x 3744)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_mB4RS1y8ok

Nikon D850 Video Sample

Keep in mind this is a hand-held sample shot in a camera store with a 105mm lens that does not have image-stabilization. There are some concerning features to this video though (rolling shutter and jitter). However, as the technique wasn’t appropriate we can’t really make any conclusions.

With better technique: