• Panasonic Makes Its Massive S-Series Firmware Updates Available

    1 month ago - By No Film School

    Holiday treats have arrived early for Panasonic users.
    Panasonic has officially released the firmware updates it teased earlier this month for the S series mirrorless cameras. The updates include autofocus improvements for the S1H , S1R, and S5, as well as enhancements to the G100 that makes it compatible with Panasonic's live streaming software.
    Other standout features include 5K 4:2:0 10-bit LongGOP at 200Mbps recording on the S1R, which can now also shoot 4K 60/50p 4:2:2 10-bit over HDMI. The S5 also gets a significant update in 4K DCI and ProRes RAW support.
    If you're an S1 shooter...
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  • Panasonic LUMIX S5 Can Now Record 5.9K ProRes RAW

    Panasonic LUMIX S5 Can Now Record 5.9K ProRes RAW

    1 month ago - By No Film School

    Atomos enables ProRes RAW recording on the Panasonic LUMIX S5 .
    Earlier this month Panasonic teased up-coming updates for its full-frame S series mirrorless cameras, including the popular S1H , with improved autofocus performance, additional recording formats, and higher bit-depth options.
    One of the standouts was that the LUMIX S5 would receive support for ProRes RAW via Atomos.
    Today, the companies have delivered on that promise, as the S5 supports full-frame 5.9K recording up to 30p, 4K at 60p, and 3.5K anamorphic at 50p when paired with the Ninja V recorder. Both ProRes RAW and ProRes...
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