GX1 High ISO - superb

Discussion in 'Panasonic Cameras' started by Iansky, Feb 17, 2012.

  1. Iansky

    Iansky Mu-43 All-Pro

    Dec 26, 2009
    The Cotswolds, UK
    I went out this evening with the GX1+20mm, set the camera to shoot Auto ISO.

    I am delighted with the results, both taken handheld

    1250 ISO f4 @ 1/60th handheld.

    1600 ISO f4 @ 1/40th handheld.
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  2. WoodWorks

    WoodWorks Mu-43 Regular

    Oct 10, 2011
    Ashland, OR USA
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    I agree Ian, those really show off how much the GX1 has advanced ยต4/3 high-ISO capabilities. I've been having some fun messing around with 12800 ISO and have been amazed with what this little camera can achieve. No keepers, but in a pinch...

    Did you use much/any noise reduction?

  3. Iansky

    Iansky Mu-43 All-Pro

    Dec 26, 2009
    The Cotswolds, UK
    Hi David,

    I just used the standard "Despeckle" option in noise option.
  4. Mookalafalas

    Mookalafalas Mu-43 Veteran

    Feb 22, 2012
    Tainan, Taiwan
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    yeah, I shoot my GX1 at 1600 all the time indoors, when shooting my kids. When I zoom to 100% there is quite a bit of noise visible, but at normal viewing sizes they are wonderful.
  5. Wolf

    Wolf Mu-43 Veteran

    Jan 14, 2012
    could you post some pics of that , Mooka ?
    I really wanna see some 1600 iso indoor pics of the GX1 as I might get one myself (or a G3)
  6. 13Promet

    13Promet Mu-43 Regular

    Dec 11, 2011
    Agreed, high ISO is excellent! :cool:

    ISO 1250, Panasonic 20 f/1.7 @1.7, 1/60'', handheld, 50% crop

    St. Lawrence Church - Milan - Italy
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