EOSHD : E-M1 vs GH3 for video

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honeyiscool
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Re: Please Panasonic fans!
In reply to Pixnat2, 6 months ago

Pixnat2 wrote:

Nobody tells or implies that the E-M1 is better for video than the GH3, it isn't!

This article written from a very knowledgeable Panasonic user (Andrew Reid), and linked by another Panasonic user (myself), tells that the E-M1 video is of good quality for an Olympus (of course, not as good as a Panasonic) and very useable for artists and filmmakers.

So please, don't feel threatened by this post : the GH3 is still the King for video in m4/3 land, and is likely to stay until the new King will come : the GH5.

But please, be fair enough to recognize when Olympus has made some progress.

Otherwise, the word fan becomes fanboy, and that ain't so good!

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The thing is, though, it's a little sad when Olympus fanboys, who have always gotten away with "it's a stills camera, not a video camera," all of a sudden read one review and think that now Olympus is better than Panasonic in every way possible, when apparently two weeks ago video didn't matter to them.

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