For cinematic productions, broadcasting or live streaming, LUMIX wants you to think inside the box! The LUMIX BGH1 is an exceptionally lightweight and easy-to-install box camera whose arrival is timed perfectly, against a backdropof increasingneed for top-qualitystreaming solutions in addition to traditional broadcastingand cinema production. The LUMIX BGH1 offers unprecedentedversatility, perfectfor shooting on drones/ gimbals and vehicles, IP remote control, live streaming and more. Its high degree of expandability allows for multi-camera control and its extensive interchangeable lens lineup is based on the Micro Four Thirds System. Crystallizing all technologies Panasonic has ever acquired through the development of professional cinema cameras, camcorders and the LUMIX GH series, the LUMIX BGH1 is a camera to inspire content creators and bring your work to the next level.The LUMIX BGH1 integrates a High Sensitivity 10.2-megapixel Live MOS Sensor with Dual Native ISO technology, offeringtwo circuits of separate native ISO to minimize noise generation. As a result, a maximum recording at ISO 51200 is realized. The camera enables10-bit C4K 60p internal video recording with pre-installed V-LogL with 13 stopsof dynamic range. It is also capable of C4K 4:2:2 10-bit output over HDMI. The VFR (Variable Frame Rate) lets you record overcranked / undercranked video in C4K/4K (60 fps, maximum 2.5x slower in 24p) and FHD (240 fps, maximum 10x slower in 24p)*. Anew heat dispersion structure with integrated fan allows unlimited video recording, with the body frame composed of aluminum and magnesium alloy to realize both durability and light weight. Stream images, control and power the BGH1 with Power over Ethernet (PoE+) for simple installations. Control of up tomaximum 12 BGH1 cameras,depending on the environment and PC performance, using the Panasonic LUMIX Tetherfor Multicam**. With future firmware update, it will support wired IP streaming (RTP/RTSP). SDK***is availableto enable the custom controlvia USB, andin addition to USB-C3.1 Type-C, a 3G-SDI and an HDMI Type A terminalare equipped, which can be used for simultaneous output.Moreover, GenLock IN/ Time Code functions which enable multi-angle synchronized video recording are available to build a scalable system with external monitors, rigs and gimbals supplied from other manufacturers.
*The angle of view is reduced when the frame rate is set to 201 fps.**LUMIX Tether for Multicam will be released when the BGH1 goes on sale.***The SDK will be released for the owners of compatible LUMIX cameras (BGH1, S1, S1R, S1H, S5, GH5S, GH5, G9) at following site https://panasonic.jp/support/global/cs/soft/tool/sdk.html on 14 October, 2020.