Panasonic GF1

The GF-1 was Panasonic's first attempt to build the smaller, more shirt-pocket type m4/3 camera (though it would be a big pocket, especially with the kit zoom lens). 

  • Sensor: 12mp Panasonic CMOS sensor, 17.3 x 13mm (2x crop)
  • Mount: Micro 4/3 (m4/3)
  • Images: 4000 x 3000 JPEG or 12-bit raw maximum, 3 fps max 
  • Video:  1080P/30, 720P/30, 480P/30 (wide and normal), 240P/30, AVCHD video files with stereo PCM audio
  • Shutter: mechanical 60 sec to 1/4,000 sec, bulb
  • Exposure: multi, center-weighted, spot metering, -3 to +3EV exposure compensation, 6 white balance settings (plus Auto and Custom), ISO 100-3200, AUTO ISO
  • Focus: 23 point contrast detect, single point, multi-area, face detect, tracking, manual focus override
  • Display: 3" 460k dot fixed LCD, optional EVF
  • Flash: pop-up flash included (6m ISO 100 GN), hot shoe, 1/160 flash sync, red-eye reduction, slow sync
  • Remote: optional DMW-RSL1
  • Other Notable Features: powered accessory slot
  • Cards: SD, MMC, SDHC
  • Battery: DMW-BLB13
  • Size: 4.7 x 2.8 x 1.4" (119 x 71 x 36mm) wide, tall, deep
  • Weight: 13.5 ounces (385g)
  • Colors: Silver, Red, Black
  • Price: no longer available
  • Current Firmware: version 1.2 (May 2010)
  • Announced: September 2009 (discontinued)


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