The sleek Panasonic Lumix GF5 is a stylish camera designed to produce professional image quality and Full-HD video from an ultra-compact body.
Capture your own unique view of the world in style. The Lumix GF5 is crafted with a durable and sophisticated aluminium design tailored to suit you. Packed full of advanced technology, the sleek body also features a built-in flash and interchangeable lens system, opening a new way to experiment with high-end photography from ultra-compact and highly portable design.
Small enough to fit easily into your pocket or handbag, and with the World's Fastest Autofocus*, you'll never miss the action with this interchangeable lens camera. Offering crisp, detailed pictures and video with the brand new high-sensitivity 12.1 megapixel Live MOS image sensor, the Lumix GF5 is perfect for those that want great results from a beautifully designed camera.
In iA Mode, the camera does all the work, leaving you free to compose your shot and capture the moment. You just press, aim and shoot. Once you've selected the iA Mode, the detection and correction functions go to work to give you beautiful photos and videos with maximum ease. In addition, the iA Plus Mode enables you to adjust defocusing area, exposure compensation and white balance by just moving the slider with your finger.
Creative Control allows you to express your creativity through wide variety of artistic filters including six newly added filters; Dynamic Monochrome, Impressive Art, Cross Process, Soft Focus, Star Filter and One Point Colour. You can adjust options (colour, saturation or contrast) by just moving the touch screen slider. With Creative Control and iA Plus, you can also control defocusing and brightness with smart touch operation. The Scene Guide makes it easier to capture impressive images and gives additional tips to create even better images.
The DMC-GF5 can record Full-HD videos in AVCHD format; featuring almost twice the recording time in HD quality than Motion JPEG. Panasonic's advanced Auto Focus system with full-time AF and AF tracking ensures high-quality, easy video shooting. Touch the screen, and the camera locks on and automatically "tracks" the subject as it moves, continuing to adjust the focus settings for best results. Dolby® Digital Creator sound is complimented by a microphone on the upper body to record dynamic, true-to-life audio.
The Lumix GF5's stunning new 3.0-inch 920k dot LCD touchscreen, lets you frame the scene instantly and achieve the perfect shot every time. Meanwhile an intuitive control dial allows you to quickly and easily scroll through your pictures and videos, as well as explore the camera functions with on-screen guidance explaining each feature
One great advantage of the micro four thirds standard is the ability to achieve a wider range of expression by changing the lens. The DMC-GF5 lets you use the versatile line-up of Micro Four Thirds System lenses, including the LUMIX G / LEICA DG lenses.
* The time for focusing on the subject is measured with LUMIX G X VARIO PZ 14-42mm / F3.5-5.6 ASPH. / POWER O.I.S. (H-PS14042) (bundled lens in the DMC-GF5X) to move the lens position to "2m" from "infinity" position. The zoom position is in wide end. Panasonic measurement method.
* Sound will not be recorded with Miniature Effect in Creative Control Mode and approximately 1/10 of the time period is recorded. (If you record for 10 minutes, the resulting motion picture recording will be approximately 1 minute long.)
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