Excerpt: So after almost a year of use here is my GH4 review. Where to start? Well, let me first tell you what I used before GH4. That was a GH2 mostly for video and EPL5 mostly for stills of course. Why did I go for GH4? Strangely, video while important was simply one of the reasons.
Excerpt: This is a great camera. I'm a filmmaker and have mostly used recent generations of the Panasonic professional video camcorders. I wrestled with whether or not to by a hybrid video/still camera over a dedicated video camera.
Pros: Good Image Quality, Large Clear LCD, Small / Compact
Summary: I had intended to "upgrade" my Olympus E-M1 with the Panasonic GH4, but it didn't quite turn out that way. My main reasons for wanting to switch to the GH4 were: 1) For my style of shooting, a fully articulated LCD is more useful 2) The new firmware update gave the GH4 the 4K video/photo mode The...
Summary: tl;dr: This has become my go-to camera. I am still learning how to use it, but I love the amazing things I can now actually try to do. Recommended for narrative filmmaking, studio work, indie films.
Excerpt: This dynamite in a small package gets better every time I switch it on ! Small form factor , 96fps, extreme battery life , oh - and the 4K is unreal. This is an investment I will never regret.