Last year hot on the heels of Nikon and Canon announcing their own full-frame mirrorless cameras, Panasonic decided to hop on board as well with their new Panasonic Lumix S-series of cameras. Now it looks like the company is back with their latest offering in the form of the Panasonic Lumix S1H.

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It is clear that the S1H is being aimed more towards videographers. This is because the camera is capable at recording at 6K resolution. It does have a bit of an odd aspect ratio of 3:2, but for those who want something more standard, it can also record at 5.9K at 16:9 at 30fps. Exactly how many of us would need to shoot in 6K, let alone watch videos in 6K, are probably not that many.

Other features of the camera include the V-Log and V-Gamut that can support 14+ stops of dynamic range, which could give Sony’s high-end mirrorless cameras a run for their money. Also, as the camera is part of the S-series, it will be compatible with the company’s S-series of lenses, so if you’ve already invested in some of them, you will be able to use it with the S1H without any issue.

Panasonic has done a great job with its G-series of cameras, but it seems that the S1H could help set a new standard for the company. However, it won’t come cheap at the S1H is said to cost $4,000.

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