Panasonic GH4 Firmware 2.5 Announced With Post Focus and 4K Photo Mode

Panasonic has announced a new firmware update for the Lumix DMC-GH4 that will bring Post Focus, 4K Photo Mode and burst shooting with flash to the Micro Four Thirds camera.

The firmware update 2.5 for the Panasonic GH4 will be available at the end of March, free of charge.

With the Post Focus feature captured short clip of 4K footage, it enables photographers to select alternative parts of the image they want to be in-focus with easy one-touch operation. To download the Panasonic GH4 firmware update 2.5 check Panasonic’s support website at the end of March.

Panasonic GH4 Firmware 2.5 Announced With Post Focus and 4K Photo Mode

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DMC-GH4 Firmware Update Version 2.5

Newark, NJ (March 16, 2016) – Panasonic has today announced the new firmware update Version 2.5 for the DMC-GH4 to further enhance its performance at no charge. The new firmware Version 2.5 includes following functional updates:

  • Post Focus
    Post Focus is a special function that enables users to select an in-focus point after shooting. It has already been integrated in new LUMIX cameras such as the GX8. With this function, users can enjoy changing the perspective for greater photographic expression or to choose the best in-focus shot for macro shooting.
  • 4K PHOTO (4K Burst / 4K Burst (Start/Stop) / 4K Pre-burst)
    With 4K PHOTO mode there are three dedicated modes – 4K Burst / 4K Burst (Start/Stop) / 4K Pre-burst – are all now available on LUMIX GH4*. The addition of these modes further enhances the usability of 4K PHOTO to capture fleeting photo opportunities at 30p.
  • External Flash Burst
    Consecutive shooting with flash burst is available with an external flash that is capable of continuous emission.  This includes the following Panasonic models: DMW-FL580L, DMW-FL360L, DMW-FL500, DMW-FL360 and DMW-FL220.

The new DMC-GH4 firmware Version 2.5 is scheduled to be released at the end of March 2016 at the LUMIX Customer Support website: http://panasonic.jp/support/global/cs/dsc/