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LUMIX Shoot Stills AND Video Simultaneously! Get a Frame Grab While Shooting Video

Photo Moment - August 03, 2017

You knew that LUMIX cameras can shoot both still photos and video… and get stills from a video… but did you know that you can shoot them *at the same time*?! It's a great way to get a frame grab while shooting video! Watch this to learn how!

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Nice video! I have the Lumix G7. It's worth noting that there are several cases where shooting a picture while recording a video doesn't work. I kept getting "Cannot shoot picture" and was getting frustrated with it until I searched through manual. In my case, the problem was 4K video. The camera will not allow you to take still pictures while recording 4K video.

Also, the G7 has the video limit of 29:59. However, the US model has a hack that disables this and allows you to record up to the capacity of your SD card.
I'll subscribe from my other account....I love your stuff..I love lumix
Back i 2002 Sony had a crapy still mode on the PD 150, i know i had 3 of those cameras. the still image sucked to put it mildly. I am going to do a video /still shoot with a Fujifilm XT-2 mounted on top of an older Sony EX1R, i will you know soon if it works. So far i have found that the still image has always looked better on the still camera. i have never seen a really good vdo to still image.
I have a question, I finally bought a Lumix G7 because of the 4k :) When I'm in movie mode, but not recording video, how can I take a still? The shutter button will start recording a video.
You can’t… if you want to do both then stay in photo mode and push the red button to start recording video.
@PhotoJoseph Oh, thanks, it works! It never occurred to me that you can start recording when out of the movie mode :D
You probably know by now, but the G7 won't allow you to take stills while recording 4K video. I had this problem and found this exception listed in the manual. It only works with lower resolutions.
This guy concentrates too much on the "cuteness" of his presentation rather than beneficial content. Jerk!
@PhotoJoseph don't worry he's a B-Hole obviously
do other camera brands have this feature or is it unique to lumix
hello the photos that you extract on the video as priory are 8mp stills? and you can record for a long time let say for 15 or 25 minutes and get a still here and there on that time frame of you con only estrat the photo in a limitid time of recording. Thanks for the great advice and the great video!
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