The Latest Panasonic S1, S1R Firmware Increases IS to 6.5 Stops

The Panasonic S1 and S1R are going to be low light powerhouses.

One of the truly wonderful things with newer Mirrorless cameras and the ultra-competitive market that they have created is the frequency at which the cameras are now updated via new firmware. Both Sony and Fujifilm have proven to be leaders when it comes to adding new functionality to their cameras in a timely manner, but today it’s Panasonic’s turn to show everyone that they want to play ball too. The new Firmware update for both the Panasonic S1 and the S1R will increase Image Stabilization effectiveness by half a stop, and there are many more tweaks included too. Join us after the break for all the details. Continue reading…