With Panasonic GH6, you can record your videos at a highest resolution of 5760 x 2880 at 120p,60p,50p,30p,25p,24p fps with bit rates up to 800 mbps and save in MPEG-4, H.264 and H.265 formats. This means that Panasonic GH6 provides an impressive 6K video, only second to 8K cameras in high resolution. Although it is not a very widely used format, it gives the user enough extra room over 4K to do cropping or high quality sampling in post-process.
A great advantage of Panasonic GH6 while shooting video at resolution of 4K is that there is no crop factor so you can use your lens at its actual focal length.
No Video Recording Limit
Panasonic Lumix DC-GH6 doesn't have the 30 minutes max video recording limitation that many cameras have, so you can keep recording non-stop until either your storage is full or battery is depleted or the camera over-heats.
GH6 features a high speed mode where it captures videos at 300fps which helps to create slow motion videos. If you shoot a video at a frame rate of 300fps and play it back at 24fps, the video will be 12.5x slower and longer than normal.
Microphones, Speaker and Headphone Connections
Panasonic Lumix DC-GH6 has a built-in Stereo microphone and a Mono speaker. Panasonic GH6 also has a port for an external microphone
and a headphone port
for connecting external headphones which make Panasonic GH6 a very suitable camera high quality videography.
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Essential Videography / Filmmaking Accessories for your Camera
4K Photo Mode
Utilizing its 4K Video recording abilities in a creative way, Panasonic GH6 sports a 4K Photo Mode where you can capture 8 MP photos from 4K videos.
Using a software such as Adobe Lightroom on your PC or in-camera function, you can review the 4K video frame by frame and extract the image that you like the most.