Panasonic Lumix S5 II vs Lumix GH6

Panasonic Lumix S5 II vs Lumix GH6
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With the Panasonic Lumix S5 II vs Lumix GH6, which is the better camera? We'll compare the features and specs of both to help you work it out.

For a long time, Panasonic’s Lumix GH-series Micro Four Thirds stills/movie cameras have been leading the company’s charge in the best hybrid cameras market, culminating in the powerful but expensive Lumix GH6. In the full-frame Lumix S range, only the advanced Lumix S1H approaches the GH6’s credentials.

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Rod Lawton

Rod is an independent photography journalist and editor, and a long-standing Digital Camera World contributor, having previously worked as DCW's Group Reviews editor. Before that he has been technique editor on N-Photo, Head of Testing for the photography division and Camera Channel editor on TechRadar, as well as contributing to many other publications. He has been writing about photography technique, photo editing and digital cameras since they first appeared, and before that began his career writing about film photography. He has used and reviewed practically every interchangeable lens camera launched in the past 20 years, from entry-level DSLRs to medium format cameras, together with lenses, tripods, gimbals, light meters, camera bags and more. Rod has his own camera gear blog at but also writes about photo-editing applications and techniques at