Panasonic Digital Single-Lens Mirrorless Camera - DCG100VK


$1,299.99 CAD


Take Your Content to the Next Level

High image and audio quality join simple operation in a handy compact body. It’s the digital single-lens mirrorless camera (DSLM) designed especially for content creators.


Try the Camera Designed Especially for Content Creators.

This compact package has it all. Superb-quality 4K/30p and FHD/60p video. Easy smartphone connection. Creative functions. It’s ready to take and use everywhere!

Walk and Shoot — Without the Shake.

If you love traveling, you love to get out and shoot. That’s why the LUMIX G100 has 5-Axis HYBRID I.S.* In combo with the LUMIX G lens, it’s all walk, no shake. * For video recording only. 4-axis compensation works in 4K video recording.

Recognize Your Face — Record Compelling Audio.

Internal mic features OZO Audio by Nokia. With Face recognition, recording range and direction are automatically adjusted for compelling audio without an external mic.

All Clear — Your Face and the Background.

Video Selfie Mode does the trick. It automatically keeps both your face and the background in focus while you do your thing.

Max Out Your Vlog Creativity.

Express yourself with cool effects! In FHD, max 4x slow motion and max 8x quick motion help you put on the drama, the comedy — whatever you’re feeling in the moment.

Freely Compose Your Shot.

The free-angle monitor rotates 180° — ideal for selfie video. High- and low-angle shots? No problem. Plus, with 1,840k dots, it’s highly visible — even in bright sunlight.

Shoot Video with Convenient Features.

Enjoy a wealth of features for vloggers like you. Vertical video shooting is ideal for playback on smartphones. REC frame indicator ensures you are recording right now.

Enjoy Superb Quality 20.3MP Images.

Large MOS sensor with no low-pass filter. Outstanding LUMIX G Series lens. The result? All the image quality you need in a DSLM — and more.

Send It to Your Smartphone — Easily.

Press the Send Image (Smartphone) button — and it’s done. Bluetooth® pairing makes it oh-so-simple. * The Bluetooth® word mark and logos are registered trademarks owned by Bluetooth SIG, Inc., and any use of such marks by Panasonic Corporation is under license. Other trademarks and trade names are those of their respective owners.

Move Freely and Shoot with This Compact Accessory.

It’s a grip. It’s a tripod. It’s DMW-SHGR1.* Compact and lightweight for shooting on the go and long shoots. Incorporates record, stop, shutter, and sleep controls. * Tripod Grip DMW-SHGR1 sold separately. Included in V Kit bundle.

Optical Image StabilizerYes (MEGA O.I.S.)
Nano Surface Coating-
MountMicro Four Thirds mount
Lens Construction8 elements in 7 groups (3 aspherical lenses, 1 ED lens)
Lens NameLUMIX G VARIO 12-32mm / F3.5-5.6 ASPH. / MEGA O.I.S.
Standard accessories
Standard accessoriesDC-G100V KitHot Shoe Cover, Battery Pack, AC Adaptor, USB Connection Cable, Shoulder Strap, Lens Cap, Tripod Grip, Hand Strap・ Operating Instructions for advanced features is available for downloaded at Panasonic LUMIX Customer Support Site using PC, smartphone or tablet connected to the Internet.
Software・ The software to edit and playback images on computer is not bundled with this camera. To do this, PHOTOfunSTUDIO 10.0AE is available for download at Panasonic website using computer connected to the Internet. (For Windows)・ The software to process RAW file on computer is not bundled with this camera. To do this, SILKYPIX Developer Studio is available for download at Ichikawa Soft Laboratory's website using computer connected to the Internet. (For Windows / Mac)
Operating temperature0℃ to 40℃ (32°F to 104°F)
Operating humidity10%RH to 80%RH
Dimensions / Weight
WeightApprox. 345g / 0.76 lb (SD card, Battery, Body)Approx. 303g / 0.66 lb (Body only)Approx. 303g / 0.66 lb (Body only)Approx. 514g / 1.13 lb (SD card, Battery, H-FS12032 lens + tripod grip DMW-SHGR1 included)
Dimensions (W x H x D)Approx. 115.6 x 82.5 x 54.2 mm / 4.55 x 3.24 x 2.13 inch (excluding protrusions)
Actual recordable time (Motion picture)**4K/30p: Approx. 40 min (rear monitor), 35 min (LVF) with H-FS12032
Continuous recordable time (Motion picture)**4K/30p: Approx. 80 min (rear monitor), 70 min (LVF) with H-FS12032
Battery life (CIPA standard)Approx. 270 images (rear monitor), 250 images (LVF), 900 images (Power Save LVF mode*) with H-FS12032*Under the test conditions specified by Panasonic based on CIPA standard. When the time to get in the sleep mode is set to 1 sec.
BatteryLi-ion Battery Pack (7.2V, 1025mAh, 7.4Wh) (Included)USB power charging
OSD languageJapanese, English, German, French, Italian, Spanish, Portuguese, Chinese (Traditional)
Wi-FiIEEE 802.11b/g/n, 2412 MHz - 2462 MHz (1-11 ch), Wi-Fi / WPA / WPA2, Infrastructure mode
BluetoothBluetooth® v4.2 (Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE))
MicrophoneStereo, Wind Noise Canceller: OFF / Low* / Standard / High *When attaching DMW-MS2 (sold separately).
External microphone inputφ3.5mmStereo/Lens Auto/Shotgun/Super Shotgun/Manual is selectable when attaching DMW-MS2 (sold separately).
Direct printPictBridge compatible
USBUSB 2.0 Micro-B
HDMI***microHDMI TypeD / VIERA LinkVideo: Auto / 4K/30p / 1080p / 1080i / 720p / 480pAudio: Stereo
FILTERExpressive / Retro / Old Days / High Key / Low Key / Sepia / Monochrome / Dynamic Monochrome / Rough Monochrome* / Silky Monochrome* / Impressive Art / High Dynamic / Cross Process / Toy Effect / Toy Pop / Bleach Bypass / Miniature Effect / Soft Focus* / Fantasy / Star Filter* / One Point Color / Sunshine**For photos only.
PHOTO STYLEStandard / Vivid / Natural / Scenery / Portrait / Monochrome / L. Monochrome / L. Monochrome D / Cinelike D / Cinelike V / V-Log L / Custom
PLAYWi-Fi / LVF/Monitor Switch / Rec/Playback Switch / Send Image (Smartphone) / 4K PHOTO Play / Delete Single / Protect / Rating 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 / RAW Processing / 4K PHOTO Bulk Saving / Off / Restore to Default
REC4K PHOTO / Exposure Comp. / Wi-Fi / Q.MENU / Video Record / LVF/Monitor Switch / LVF/Monitor Disp. Style / AF/AE LOCK / AF-ON / Preview / One Push AE / Touch AE / Level Gauge / Focus Area Set / Zoom Control / Operation Lock / Focus Ring Lock / Dial Operation Switch / Photo Style / Filter Effect / Aspect Ratio / Picture Size / Quality / Metering Mode / Burst Rate / Self Timer / Live View Composite / Bracket / Focus Mode / Highlight Shadow / i. Dynamic / i. Resolution / Min. Shtr Speed / HDR / Shutter Type / Flash Mode / Flash Adjust. / Wireless Flash Setup / Ex. Tele Conv. / Digital Zoom / Stabilizer / E-Stabilization (Video) / 4K Live Cropping / Snap Movie / Motion Pic. Set / S&Q Effect / Picture Mode in Rec. / Sound Rec Level Adj. / Sound Rec Level Disp. / Built-in Mic / Mic. Directivity Adjust / Silent Mode / Peaking / Histogram / Guide Line / Frame Maker / Zebra Pattern / Monochrome Live View / Constant Preview / Live View Boost / Rec Area / Step Zoom / Zoom Speed / Sensitivity / White Balance / AF Mode/MF / Drive Mode / Rec/Playback Switch / Off / Restore to Default
VERTICAL POSITION INFORMATIONStill image / Motion picture (ON/OFF)* *Firmware must be updated to version 1.2.
ShutterShutter Button, Touch, Face Shutter, Buddy Shutter
EffectSoft Skin: 10 levels, Filter Select: Expressive / Retro / High Key / Monochrome / Toy Effect, Background Control: Defocus / Clear, Slimming Mode: 10 levels
Self Shot modeYes (Still image / motion picture)
Other functionsLevel Gauge, Real-time Histogram, Guide Lines (3 patterns), Center Marker, Highlight display (Still image / motion picture), Zebra Pattern (Still image / motion picture), Frame Maker, REC Frame Indicator, Live View Boost
Extra Tele ConversionStill image: 1.4x (EX M), 2.0x (EX S)Motion picture: 2.7x (FHD), 4.0x (HD)
Digital zoom2x
Flash output adjustment1/3EV step ±2EV
Flash synchronization1st. Curtain Sync., 2nd Curtain Sync.
Wireless controlYes (When using DMW-FL200L / FL360L / FL580L (sold separately)), Wireless Channel: 1ch/2ch/3ch/4ch
Synchronization speedLess than 1/50 second
Flash modeAuto*, Auto/Red-eye Reduction*, Forced On, Forced On/Red-eye Reduction, Slow Sync., Slow Sync./Red-eye Reduction, Forced Off     *For iA, iA+ only.
Flash typeTTL Built-in-Flash, GN5.1 equivalent (ISO200 ・m) / GN3.6 equivalent (ISO100 ・m) (Reference), Built-in Pop-up
Number of recordable imagesRAW / RAW+JPEG: More than 20 imagesJPEG: More than 480 images (When using a card with SD Speed Class with "UHS-I UHS Speed Class 3 (U3)".)* Until the burst shooting speed slows. When recording is performed under the test conditions specified by Panasonic.
Burst speed30 frames/sec
Exif informationYes (Each JPEG image cropped out of the 4K burst file complies with EXIF.)
White balance bracket3 images in blue/amber axis or in magenta/green axis, color temperature setting
Burst speed[Electronic first curtain shutter]AFS/MF: H: 6 frames/sec, M: 4 frames/sec (with Live View), L: 2 frames/sec (with Live View) AFF/AFC: H: 5 frames/sec, M: 4 frames/sec (with Live View), L: 2 frames/sec (with Live View)[Electronic shutter]AFS/MF: H: 10 frames/sec, M: 4 frames/sec (with Live View), L: 2 frames/sec (with Live View)AFF/AFC: H: 10 frames/sec, M: 4 frames/sec (with Live View), L: 2 frames/sec (with Live View)
Aperture bracket3, 5 or all positions in 1 EV step
Focus bracket1 to 999 images, focus steps can be set in 10 levels
Self timer10sec, 3 images / 2sec / 10sec
Silent mode / Shutter typeYes / Yes (Auto / Electronic front curtain / Electronic)
AE bracket3, 5, 7 images in 1/3, 2/3 or 1 EV step, max. ±3 EV, single/burst
Live View Composite1/2 - 60
TypeElectronically-control focal-plane shutter
Shutter speedStill image: Time (Max. 60 second), 1/16,000 - 60Motion picture: 1/16,000 - 1/25Creative Video M mode / MF mode: 1/16,000 - 1/2
White Balance
Color temperature setting2500-10000K in 100K
White balance adjustmentBlue/Amber bias, Magenta/Green bias
Exposure Control
AE lockSet the Fn button in custom menu to AE lock
White Balance
White balanceAWB / AWBc / AWBw / Daylight / Cloudy / Shade / Incandescent / Flash / White Set 1, 2, 3, 4 / Color temperature setting 1, 2, 3, 4
Exposure Control
Exposure compensation1/3 EV step, ±5EV (±3 EV for motion picture)
ISO sensitivity (Standard output sensitivity)Still image: Auto / i.ISO / 100 (Extended) / 200 / 400 / 800 / 1600 / 3200 / 6400 / 12800 / 25600 (Changeable to 1/3 EV step)Creative Video Mode: Auto / 100 (Extended) / 200 / 400 / 800 / 1600 / 3200 / 6400 (Changeable to 1/3 EV step)
Exposure modeProgram AE, Aperture Priority AE, Shutter Priority AE, Manual Exposure
Light metering modeMultiple / Center Weighted / Spot
Metering rangeEV 0 - 18 (F2.0 lens, ISO100 equivalent)
Light metering system1728-zone multi-pattern sensing system
AF detective rangeEV -4 - 20 (ISO100 equivalent)
Starlight AFYes
AF assist lampYes
AF lockSet the Fn button in custom menu to AF lock
Post Focus / Focus StackingYes / Yes
OthersAF-ON, Shutter AF, Half Press Release, Focus/Shutter Priority, Quick AF, Continuous AF (during motion picture recording), Eye Sensor AF, AF+MF, MF Guide, MF Assist, Touch MF Assist, Focus Peaking, Touch AF/AE Function, Touch Pad AF, Touch Shutter, Focus Switching for Vert/Hor, Focus Ring Lock, Loop Movement Focus Frame, Lens Focus Resume
DFD technologyYes
Focus modeAFS (Single) / AFF (Flexible) / AFC (Continuous) / MF
AF modeFace/Eye Detection / Tracking / 49-Area / Custom Multi / 1-Area / Pinpoint(Full area touch is available) (Scalable AF frame size and flexible AF position)
TypeContrast AF system
Rear monitor
PixelsApprox. 1,840k dots
Field of viewApprox. 100%
Monitor sizeFree-angle, 3.0-inch (7.5cm), 3:2 aspect
TypeTFT LCD monitor with static touch control
Eye sensorYes
Eye point / Diopter adjustmentApprox. 20 mm / -4.0 - +2.0 (dpt)
Field of view / MagnificationApprox. 100% / Approx. 1.46x / 0.73x (35mm camera equivalent) with 50 mm lens at infinity; -1.0 m-1
PixelsApprox. 3,680k dots equivalent
TypeLCD Live View Finder
Slow & Quick**[Full HD] 1920x1080 60p, 28Mbps (Sensor output is 120fps / 30fps / 15fps / 8fps)[Full HD] 1920x1080 30p, 20Mbps (Sensor output is 120fps / 60fps / 15fps / 8fps / 4fps)
TypeDigital Single Lens Mirrorless camera
Recording mediaSD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card, SDXC Memory Card(Compatible with UHS-I UHS Speed Class 3 standard SDHC / SDXC Memory Cards.)
Image sensor size17.3 x 13.0 mm (in 4:3 aspect ratio)
Lens mountMicro Four Thirds mount
Image Sensor
TypeLive MOS Sensor
Total pixels21.77 megapixels
Camera effective pixels20.30 megapixels
Color filterPrimary color filter
Dust reduction systemNo
LATITUDE12 stops (V-Log L)
Image Stabilization System
IMAGE STABILIZATION SYSTEM5-axis HYBRID I.S. *For video recording only. 4-axis compensation works in 4K video recording.
Recording file formatJPEG (DCF, Exif 2.31), RAW
File size (Pixels)[4:3] 5184x3888(L) / 3712x2784(M) / 2624x1968(S) / 3328x2496(4K PHOTO)[3:2] 5184x3456(L) / 3712x2480(M) / 2624x1752(S) / 3504x2336(4K PHOTO)[16:9] 5184x2920(L) / 3840x2160(M) / 1920x1080(S) / 3840x2160(4K PHOTO)[1:1] 3888x3888(L) / 2784x2784(M) / 1968x1968(S) / 2880x2880(4K PHOTO)
Motion picture**[4K] 3840x2160 4K/30p: 100Mbps[4K] 3840x2160 4K/24p: 100Mbps[Full HD] 1920x1080 FHD/60p: 28Mbps[Full HD] 1920x1080 FHD/30p: 20Mbps[Full HD] 1920x1080 FHD/24p: 24Mbps[HD] 1280x720 HD/30p: 10Mbps
Focal Lengthf=12-32mm (35mm camera equivalent 24-64mm)
Aperture Type7 diaphragm blades / Circular aperture diaphragm
Maximum ApertureF3.5(Wide) - F5.6(Tele)
Minimum ApertureF22
Closest Focusing Distance0.20m/0.66ft (at focal lenghts 12-20mm) / 0.30m/0.98ft (at focal lenghts 21-32mm)
Maximum magnificationApprox. 0.13x / 0.26x (35mm camera equivalent)
Diagonal Angle of View84°(Wide) to 37°(TELE)
Filter Size37mm / 1.5in
Max. Diameterφ55.5mm / 2.2in
Overall LengthApprox. 24mm / 0.94in (from the tip of the lens to the base side of the lens mount)
WeightApprox. 70g / 2.47oz (excluding lens cap, lens rear cap )
Standard AccessoriesLens cap, Lens rear cap
NOTE** About motion picture recording / 4K PHOTO recording- Use a card with SD Speed Class with ""Class 4"" or higher when recording motion pictures (under 28Mbps).- Use an SD memory card with SD Speed Class with ""UHS-I UHS Speed Class 3 (U3)"" when recording motion pictures in [4K] [Slow & Quick] or [4K PHOTO]. (SD speed class is the speed standard regarding continuous writing.)- Recording stops when the continuous recording time exceeds 10 minutes in [4K] [Slow].- Recording stops when the continuous recording time exceeds 20 minutes in [FHD/60p].- Recording stops when the continuous recording time exceeds 29 minutes and 50 seconds in [Quick].- Recording stops when the continuous recording time exceeds 29 minutes and 59 seconds in [FHD/30p] [FHD/24p] [HD].- MP4 motion pictures in [4K]: - When using an SDHC memory card: You can continue recording without interruption even if the file size exceeds 4 GB, but the motion picture file will be divided and recorded/played back separately. - When using an SDXC memory card: You can record a motion picture in a single file.- MP4 motion pictures in [FHD/30p] [FHD/24p] [HD]: - You can continue recording without interruption even if the file size exceeds 4 GB, but the motion picture file will be divided and recorded/played back separately.- When the ambient temperature is high or continuous recording is performed, the camera may stop the recording to protect itself. Wait until the camera cools down.*** For [4K] video output, use an HDMI cable that has the HDMI logo on it, and that is described as""4K compatible"".

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