Panasonic DMC-G1 Manual User Guide and Detail Specification

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Table of Content:

    1. Manual User Guide Introduction
    2. Overall Look of Panasonic DMC-G1
    3. Panasonic DMC-G1 Specification
    4. Price and Impression of Panasonic DMC-G1
    5. Panasonic DMC-G1 Camera Manual User Guide

An Introduction to Panasonic DMC-G1 Manual

Panasonic DMC-G1 Manual User Guide and Detail SpecificationIt is such a perpetuation that a product, especially for the digital camera product, can’t be separated from its manual. By using this manual, user will be able to understand about their product deeper.

Therefore, operating and treating the camera better will be something possible. This is exactly why we provide the Panasonic DMC-G1 Manual. The only aim is to educate the users of this camera to use this product better so that they can result a good photographical image.

The Overall Look of Panasonic DMC-G1

It is generally known that look is something important that becomes a consideration for people in buying digital camera product. With the look, People can instantly attracted to a certain digital camera product.

More than that, sometimes the choice of camera look is also reflecting the personality of owner as well as the classiness of the camera itself. So, before we hit the Panasonic DMC-G1 Manual User Guide directly, now we are going to talk about the look of this camera first.

Panasonic DMC-G1 Manual User Guide and Detail SpecificationComes as a Micro Four-Third Standard camera, Panasonic DMC-G1 is served in SLR-style mirrorless type. This camera also brings you a very light camera body that only weighs 360g with battery included.

For better hand-grip, this device is also come in dimension of 124 x 84 x 45 mm (4.88 x 3.31 x 1.77″). It means that you will get right to bring the camera everywhere which it fits well in your hand.

Based on the Panasonic DMC-G1 manual, it also comes with 3 inch LCD screen that is designed in fully articulated. And the 460,000 dots resolution will provide you bright picture through the screen.

For better plug-in connection and storing, the manufacture pair the device with USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec) and SD/MMC/SDHC card slot. This means that you will get it right for more storage space and very easy to transfer pictures of video.

The Specification of Panasonic DMC-G1

Resolving the gap between the needs of compact camera and DSLR camera to be one device, Panasonic launch this cool camera, Panasonic DMC-G1. This cool device came to all users in 2008 which is packaged in DSLR camera type but it is still compact for street photography. Here you will get this camera become a cool thing with satisfying technology of a DSLR camera.

Panasonic DMC-G1 Manual User Guide and Detail SpecificationIn addition, Panasonic DMC-G1 manual also states that the camera also comes to you with 12 effective megapixels that is paired with CMOS sensor. It is relatively standard exactly.

One of the special thingsof Panasonic DMC-G1 is that, the camera is designed with Micro Third-Four mount lens which has size of (17.3 x 13 mm). This thing is what make this camera is right to be a good DSLR camera which can produce good pictures.

The camera has ISO sensitivity ranges from 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600, (3200 with boost). Then, the maximal shutter speed is up to 1/4000 sec. Though, there are some cases that make the users feel disappointed with it. It has no video recording ability and also the electronic viewfinder is not really good.

For low-light work, the camera will not work well and if you like doing something fast with it, you will not get it. Read another review about this camera in this page.

Quick Specification of Panasonic DMC-G1

Body material Plastic
Sensor • 4/3 type MOS (‘Live MOS sensor’)
• 13.06 million total pixels
• 12.11 million effective pixels
• RGB (Primary) color filter array
Image sizes • 4000 x 3000 (4:3)
• 2816 x 2112 (4:3)
• 2048 x 1536 (4:3)
• 4000 x 2672 (3:2)
• 2816 x 1880 (3:2)
• 2048 x 1360 (3:2)
• 4000 x 2248 (16:9)
• 2816 x 1584 (16:9)
• 1920 x 1080 (16:9)
Aspect ratios • 4:3
• 3:2
• 16:9
File formats • RAW
• RAW + JPEG Standard
• RAW + JPEG Fine
• JPEG (EXIF 2.2) – Standard
• JPEG (EXIF 2.2) – Fine
Lenses • Micro Four Thirds mount lenses
• Four Thirds mount lenses via adapter (DMW-MA1PP)
Autofocus only available with:
– Olympus Zuiko 25 F2.8 ‘Pancake’
– Olympus Zuiko Digital ED 14-42mm F3.5-5.6
– Olympus Zuiko Digital ED 40-150mm F4-5.6
– Panasonic Leica D Summilux 25mm F1.4 ASPH
– Panasonic Leica D Vario-Elmar 14-50mm F3.8-5.6 ASPH. Mega OIS
– Panasonic Leica D Vario-Elmar 14-150mm F3.5-5.6 ASPH. Mega OIS
Focus modes • Auto Focus
• Manual focus
• Face Detection
• AF Tracking
• 23-Area-Focusing/1 Area Focusing
AF assist lamp Yes, dedicated lamp
Image stabilization Optical Image Stabilization
Extended optical zoom Yes
Digital zoom • Up to 4x
Exposure modes • Program AE
• Aperture priority AE
• Shutter priority AE
• Manual
• Auto
Scene modes • Portrait
• Soft Skin
• Outdoor Portrait
• Indoor Portrait
• Creative Portrait
• Scenery
• Nature
• Architecture
• Creative Scenery
• Sports
• Outdoor Sports
• Indoor Sports
• Creative Sports
• Flower
• Food
• Objects
• Creative Close-Up
• Night Portrait
• Night Scenery
• Illuminations
• Creative Night Scenery
• Sunset
• Party
• Baby 1,2
• Pet
Sensitivity • Auto
• Intelligent ISO
• ISO 100
• ISO 200
• ISO 400
• ISO 800
• ISO 1600
• ISO 3200
Metering range 0 to 18 EV
Metering modes • Multiple-Weighted
• Center-Weighted
• Spot
AE Lock • AEL/AFL button
• With shutter release half-press
AE Bracketing • 3 frames
• 1/3 to 2.0 EV steps
Exposure steps 1/3 or 1.0 EV
Exposure compensation • -3.0 to +3.0 EV
• 1/3 EV steps
Shutter speed • 60 -1/4000 sec
• Bulb (up to 8 mins)
• Flash X-sync 1/160 sec
White balance • Auto
• Daylight
• Cloudy
• Shade
• Halogen
• Flash
• Custom 1
• Custom 2
• Kelvin temp (2500 – 10000 K, 100K steps)
WB fine tuning Yes (blue/amber bias, magenta/green bias)
WB Bracketing • 3 shots
•+/-1 to +/-3 in either blue/amber or magenta/green axis
Color space • sRGB
• Adobe RGB
Image parameters • Color mode (Standard, Dynamic, Nature, Smooth, Vibrant, Nostalgic)
• Saturation (5 levels)
• Contrast (5 levels)
• Sharpness (5 levels)
• Noise reduction (5 levels)
• Monochrome (Standard, Dynamic, Smooth)
• My Film (2 memories)
Drive modes • Single
• Continuous H (3 fps)
• Continuous L (2 fps)
Continuous buffer • 7 RAW images
• Unlimited JPEG images with a fast card
Self-timer • 2 sec
• 10 sec
• 10 sec, 3 images
Flash • Manual pop-up
• TTL auto / manual
• Guide no. 10.5 (ISO 100, m)
• Sync modes: Auto, On, Off, Red-eye reduction, Slow syncro with red-eye reduction, Slow syncro
• Flash power: Up to +/- 2EV in 1/3 EV steps
Flash X-sync speed 1/160 sec
External flash • Hot shoe
• TTL Auto with FL220/FL360/FL500 (Optional)
Viewfinder • Electronic Viewfinder
• Color LCD Viewfinder
• Field of view 100%
• Eye point 14 mm at -1 dioptre
• Magnification 1.4x (equivalent to 0.7x on a 35mm camera / 50mm lens)
• Dioptre adjustment -4 to +4 dioptre
• 1,440,000 dots
• Field Sequential (RGB)
DOF preview Yes
Orientation sensor Yes
LCD monitor • 3.0″ TFT LCD monitor
• Multi-angle swing and tilt (180°swing, 180° swivel)
• Low temperature Polycrystalline TFT LCD
• 460,000 dots
• 60 fps
• Approx 100% frame coverage
• Auto Power LCD (optional) adjusts brightness in bright light
Playback functions • Single
• Magnify (2 – 16x)
• Index (4-25 frames)
• Calendar view
• Resize
• Trimming
• Aspect Conversion
Connectivity • USB 2.0 (High Speed)
• Video Out (NTSC / PAL)
• Wired remote control DMW-RSL1 (optional)
• HDMI
Print compliance • PictBridge
• DPOF
Storage SD / SDHC / MMC
Power • 1250 mAh 7.2v Lithium-Ion rechargeable battery
• Supplied charger / AC adapter
Dimensions 124 mm x 84 mm x 45 mm
Weight (camera body) Approx. 380 g
Weight (inc supplied lens, card and battery) Approx. 630 g

Panasonic DMC-G1 Manual User Guide and Detail SpecificationPrice and Impression of Panasonic DMC-G1

Alright, this cool camera can be said as a cool device as the debut from Panasonic.

This Panasonic DMC-G1 is successfully designed with its innovative mode that has the SLR quality and easy to use of compact camera.

You will get easy to carry it as a “walk around” camera. With a cost of $369.99 you will get it in your hand.

Panasonic DMC-G1 Manual User Guide

As we stated at the beginning of this article, the aim of providing this writing is to bring the Panasonic DMC-G1 Manual. This is the manual that will give you the information related to the specification, features, operation, instruction, camera manual, and others.

So, for you who want to look for information regarding to this Olympus camera product, referencing to the manual below will be the best thing to do. To give you the better access, we will provide the manual in PDF. So, before reaching out to the manual, it will be better if you download the PDF reader software first.

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