With the new Self Shot mode, you can shoot your own portraits by
stretching an arm to hold the camera with the monitor flipped approx.
180° vertically to get in a frame properly. A variety of options such as
Creative Control can be applied on this self-portrait, too.
Improved Picture Quality
The DMC-GF6 integrates new 16.00-megapixel Live MOS Sensor and Venus Engine
featuring its advanced noise reduction systems. It effectively removes noise in multiple
steps according to the noise characteristics, delivering both smoothness and sharpness
according to the part of an image. In addition, the limit resolution is enhanced thanks to
the precise detail reproduction and advanced Intelligent D-range Control ensures beautiful
gradation with wider dynamic range than ever before.
The popular Creative Control mode is
upgraded by increasing its filter option
from 14 (for DMC-GF5) to 19 (for
DMC-GF6) adding new Old Days,
Sunshine*, Bleach Bypass, Toy Pop,
Fantasy in addition to the conventional
Expressive, Retro, High Key, Sepia, High
Dynamic, Soft Focus*, Dynamic
Monochrome, Impressive Art, One Point
Color, Cross Process, Low Key, Toy Effect
and Star Filter* and Miniature Effect mode.
Effect parameter of each mode is also
* For photo only
One-Touch Connection and
Picture Sharing with NFC
With NFC (Near Field Communication) technology, you
can connect the camera with a smartphone / tablet by just
bringing them together. The Wi-Fi® setup
is extremely easy and finishes within a few seconds,
making it possible to pair the camera directly to the
Smartphone / tablet without connection procedure of
information input for authorization.
* This function can be used with the NFC compatible device.
The DMC-GF6 records 1920 x 1080 full HD videos with
full-time AF and high quality stereo sound in the AVCHD
format which excels in both compression efficiency and
compatibility with AV equipment for playback. With a
dedicated video record button on the top, you can
instantly start recording videos while shooting photos
without having to make any extra setting adjustments.
The DMC-GF6 features ultimate compactness in sleek,
stylish design despite its incorporation of useful built-in
flash. The compact design counters dispels impression for conventional big
and heavy DSLRs. The DMC-GF6 matches any style and
fashion regardless of gender.
Improved AF Performance
The DMC-GF6 boasts high-speed, high precision Light Speed AF
system including practical full-time AF and tracking AF is
available in video recording. Newly integrated Low Light AF
enables accurate focusing on the target subject even in low-lit situations.
With the new Creative Panorama function, it is possible to shoot a horizontal /
vertical panoramic image with consequent shots taken by overlaying the
previous picture and to put on a filter effect of Creative Control*.
*Some filters of Creative Control cannot be used in Creative Panorama mode.
Clear Retouch makes it possible to erase unwanted objects or figures in
an image by just tracing over them on monitor with a fingertip. They
naturally disappear without destroying the image.
iA (intelligent Auto) /
iA Plus Mode
For beginners of Digital Single Lens Mirrorless cameras,
iA (Intelligent Auto) mode supports taking
beautiful pictures with a variety of shooting-assist
functions including AF Tracking, Intelligent D-range
Control, Intelligent Scene Selector, Face Recognition and
Intelligent ISO Control. The Intelligent Scene Selector now
integrates Food Recognition mode. It detects food on the
dish and captures it to look delicious. The iA Plus mode
lets you adjust defocusing area in the background,
exposure compensation and white balance for more
The Scene Guide* offers 23 sample pictures shot by professional photographers. You can choose
the one closer to the situation you are going to shoot and optimum parameters for shooting the
scene will be automatically set. Furthermore, shooting procedure, technical advice and
recommended interchangeable lens for the scene can be shown for you to learn photography.
* Video recording using Scene Guide is not possible in some scenes.
Stop Motion Animation
The new Stop Motion Animation function enables
producing a stop motion (stop frame) video in
camera with the pictures that are sequentially shot
while moving the object. This effect
makes the object appear as if it is moving by itself.
The P / A / S / M mode also lets you enjoy
professional-like expressive video recording. Videos can
also be recorded in MP4 format for playback on a PC or
other portable electronic devices without having to
convert the files.
The videos also come with the high-quality stereo sound
of Dolby® Digital, to offer highly realistic sound to the
motion images. The stereo microphone comes with zoom
noise reduction system, and the Auto Wind Cut function
blocks out most of the noise from background wind.
• Manufactured under license from Dolby Laboratories. Dolby and the
double-D symbol are trademarks of Dolby Laboratories.
180° Tiltable Touch Monitor
The new large, 1040K-dot high resolution monitor
boasts approx. 100% of field of view, and it tilts up
180°. The front panel is directly attached to the new
In Cell Touch LCD without containing air layer in between.
The result is that the reflection of external light is dramatically
suppressed. Together with the increased resolution and
improved color reproduction, the monitor for DMC-GF6 secures
higher visibility under bright conditions. Plus, attenuation of
transmitting backlight is minimised to achieve wide angle
view and a power saving of 25%.
Touch AF & Touch AE
With the Full-area Touch AF, it is possible to set focus on any point in the
field of view which achieves quick and intuitive focusing operation with free
frame composition. In addition, the newly adopted Touch AE (Auto Exposure)
function allows setting focus and exposure at a single touch on the subject
displayed on the monitor.
Function Lever &
The control on DMC-GF6 is smooth and easy with optimum layout of operation devices. The newly added function lever allows direct adjustment of allotted function - zoom*, exposure or aperture** control. This lever works for magnification in playback mode and page flip in menu.
* When used with Power Zoom lenses H-PS14042 or H-PS45175. ** In M (Manual) mode.
Remote Shooting /
With Panasonic "Image App", remote shooting of both
photo and video* is available by using the
smartphone / tablet for a remote shutter with a monitor
which displayed live at smooth 30 fps. Not only releasing
a shutter, zooming**, focusing and settings of shutter
speed, aperture, exposure compensation are all controllable
with a smartphone / tablet.
* For remote shooting of video, start/stop recording is available
over smartphone / tablet control
** With LUMIX G Power Zoom Lens H-PS14042 or H-PS45175.
The Instant Transfer function allows the
camera to transfer the photo data to the
designated electronic devices automatically
whenever shutter is released. In playback
mode, you can also touch the image
displayed on the camera to transfer it
directly to the smartphone / tablet right
on the spot.