'GH3 Electronic Shutter Read'

Discussion in 'Panasonic Cameras' started by RT_Panther, Dec 28, 2012.

  1. RT_Panther

    RT_Panther Mu-43 Legend

    May 4, 2011
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  2. Henk

    Henk Mu-43 Veteran

    Aug 18, 2010
    the Netherlands
    Very interesting read, thanks!

    It surprised me that the exposure and reading of the sensor take place at the same time. (that is how I understand the rolling shutter effect ontstaat)

    It would seem more logical to freeze the image after exposure and read this?

    Maybe someone can explain why it is as it is? And why P&S cameras - which I understand have electronic shutters as well - can use a flash? :confused:
  3. flippic

    flippic Mu-43 Regular

    Sep 10, 2012
    Thanks for posting this article. I found it interesting since I just purchased the G5 which also had the electronic shutter.