surprising lack of interest in G5 review

Started Feb 7, 2013 | Discussions thread
Lia_
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Re: surprising lack of interest in G5 review
In reply to mgibbs, Feb 11, 2013

mgibbs wrote:

I upgraded from a GH1 to a G5, and am thrilled! I think your G1 has the same sensor as the GH1, so you would likely be pleased too. The IQ is better (esp. at ISO 1600 and up), the auto white balance is much improved, 6 frames/second burst rate (plus 20fps at lower mpx), has the ETC feature, much better GUI, I like the grip better.....

I think this cam is a great value - based on my (very amateur) needs, I can't see myself upgrading anytime soon - I love it!

Coming from a GH1, don't you miss the extra manual controls? I quite frequently use the lever to quickly change to manual focus, as well as the one for bracketing and burst mode. In that respect it feels a bit like downgrading.

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