Think Outside the Box
Set inspiration in motion with BS1H, a full-frame box-style cinema camera that builds LUMIX S1H performance into an easy-to-deploy profile ideal for multicam and drone work. Featuring a 24.2 MP sensor, Dual Native ISO, and 14+ stops of dynamic range (V-Log/V-Gamut), BS1H supports 10-bit 6K/24p, 5.4K/30p (3:2), and 5.9K/30p (16:9) and unlimited 10-bit 4K/C4K*1/60p HEVC recording. Streamline workflow with simultaneous output via 3G-SDI and HDMI® interfaces. Output 12-bit 5.9K/4K/3.5K Anamorphic (4:3) RAW to Apple ProRes RAW on the Atomos Ninja V, or to Blackmagic RAW on the Blackmagic Video Assist 12G HDR. Explore livestreaming at 4K/60p H.265 via PoE+-ready LAN. Scale with third-party monitors, gimbals, and rigs, and use Genlock IN and Timecode IN/OUT to sync multi-angle shots from up to 12 cameras*2 controlled by LUMIX Tether for Multicam software.
*1 Corresponding to 4K (4096 x 2160) as defined by Digital Cinema Initiatives (DCI).
*2 Stable operation depends on connection environment and PC performance, and cannot be guaranteed in all situations.
|WEIGHT||Approx. 585 g / 1.29 lb (Body only)|
|SENSOR||35mm full-frame (35.6 mm x 23.8 mm) CMOS sensor|
|DIMENSIONS (W x H x D)||Approx. 93.0 x 93.0 x 78.8 mm /
3.66 x 3.66 x 3.1 inch (excluding protrusions)
|MEDIA SHOT||SD Memory Card / SDHC Memory Card* / SDXC Memory Card* *Compatible with UHS-I/UHS-II UHS Speed Class 3 standard SDHC/SDXC Memory Cards and UHS-II Video Speed Class 90 standard SDXC Memory Cards.|
|POWER CONSUMPTION||AC Adaptor (12 V, 3 A) (bundled)
Li-ion Battery Pack (7.28 V) (sold separately)
PoE+ (IEEE802.3at compliant) (sold separately)
Box-style Live & Cinema
A full-frame sensor and 6K 24p video recording performance condensed in a surprisingly compact box-style for everything from live streaming to multi-camera control and shooting using a gimbal or drone. A device that will innovate the video production workflow.
24.2 MP Full-frame Sensor with
Dual Native ISO Technology
The 24.2-megapixel full-frame CMOS sensor delivers high sensitivity and top image quality in both still photos and videos. Dual Native ISO technology further enhances video performance.
6K Video Recording
Performance and Multiple
Equipped with 6K 24p 4:2:0 10-bit (3:2) and 5.9K 30p/25p/24p 4:2:0 10-bit in addition to C4K/4K 60p/50p* 4:2:0 10-bit, C4K/4K 30p/25p/24p 4:2:2 10-bit and anamorphic 4K recording. Meets the diverse video production needs of professionals with a wide array of recording modes.
* Corresponding to 4K (4096 x 2160) as defined by Digital Cinema Initiatives (DCI).
Heat Management =
The LUMIX BS1H realizes unlimited video recording in all modes. The rise in the camera’s temperature can be suppressed with the cooling fan and can be used for an unlimited time within the guaranteed operating temperature range.
RAW Video Data Output
The LUMIX BS1H enables the output of maximum 29.97p 5.9K (5888x3312, 16:9) / 59.94p 4K (4128x2176, 17:9) and Anamorphic 3.5K (3536x2656, 4:3) 12-bit RAW video data over HDMI to save it as Apple ProRes RAW on the Atomos Ninja V 4K HDR monitor-recorder.* The Blackmagic RAW can also be recorded on Video Assist 12G HDR.**
* [Apple ProRes RAW] ･Selectable recording mode depends on the firmware version of Atomos Ninja V. ･Please refer to the Atomos website for the information on the corresponding firmware version of Atomos Ninja V. ･Software that supports Apple ProRes RAW is required to edit RAW video recorded with NINJA V. Apply the LUT (Look up table) available on the following customer supports site to make the same color grading as V-Log/V-Gamut https://panasonic.jp/support/global/cs/dsc/download/lut/s1h_raw_lut/ ･All functions may not be available depending on the situation.
** [Blackmagic RAW] ･Selectable recording mode depends on the firmware version of Blackmagic Video Assist 12G HDR. ･Please refer to the Blackmagic Design website for the information on the corresponding firmware version of the Blackmagic Video Assist 12G HDR. ･DaVinci Resolve or DaVinci Resolve Studio is required to play back and edit Blackmagic RAW data. DaVinci Resolve Studio is required to deliver projects using Blackmagic RAW data in resolutions over 3840x2160. ･All functions may not be available depending on the situation.
Supports Simultaneous Internal/
Simultaneous 6K 24p 4:2:0 10-bit (3:2) / 5.9K 30p/25p/24p 4:2:0 10-bit (16:9) internal recording and 4K 4:2:2 10-bit HDMI Live Output external recording are supported.
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14+ Stops of V-Log and V-Gamut
V-Log and V-Gamut come preinstalled. With 14+ stops of dynamic range and a wide color spectrum, performance rivals that of a VariCam professional cinema camera.
More on V-Log/V-Gamut and LUTs: https://pro-av.panasonic.net/en/cinema_camera_varicam_eva/support/lut/index.html
LUMIX BS1H is equipped with a LAN terminal. Connect camera and PC via Ethernet cable to expand your shooting options with remote control of up to 12 units*1 using LUMIX Tether for Multicam Version 1.1 or later*2 with support for IP streaming (RTP/RTSP protocol). It’s also to supply power from devices that support PoE+ (IEEE802.3at-compliant).
*1 Stable operation depends on connection environment and PC performance, and cannot be guaranteed in all situations.
*2 As of October 7, the latest version of LUMIX Tether for Multicam is Version 1.2.
IP Streaming via PC
Supports the IP streaming function via PC with a wired LAN connection. Conduct high quality live streaming with up to 4K 60p/50p (H.265 codec) using social media platforms.
You can simultaneously monitor SDI output, record HDMI output externally, and control the camera remotely via USB or LAN tethering.
Genlock IN and Timecode IN/OUT
Supporting Genlock IN enables multiple-camera control and streaming. Used in combination with the timecode feature, it satisfies high-precision live video production.
A Range of Advanced Features
The LUMIX BS1H offers a wide range of features that address the needs of video production professionals for high quality, ease of operation, and scalability.