Meet the world’s smallest Micro Four Thirds camera, the E1. This incredibly small 4K action camera, launched by a startup Z Camera came up with this 16 megapixel beauty to give neck to neck competition to the well established GoPro action camera.
Who wants to carry a bulky DSLR camera while travelling when you can possess a pocket-friendly action camera.
How is this action camera different from its competitors? Well, this new comer gives you the freedom to use interchangeable lenses of mirrorless cameras on it, taking the innovation to the next level. Now gear up to shoot 4K videos using the built-in Micro Four Thirds system of the E1 camera.
The E1 camera is packed with a 16 megapixel Micro Four Thirds sensor, which can shoot 4K video at ISO 102,400 (hats off to the low-light performance) and capture photos at up to ISO 6400. On top of that, the sensor can shoot in both JPEG and RAW image formats.
What’s in store for videographers?
The advanced focusing technology of E1 camera enables to autofocus while making a video as well as while clicking the pictures. The action camera makes sure the user does not lose focus on the subject while shooting video, by introducing various sensitivity settings.
A 45-minute battery life while 4K recording and 120 minutes when shooting 1080p video, and a 2.5-inch LCD screen on the back, what else does a videographer need?
What about the interchangeable lenses?
The E1 camera is capable of mounting numerous auto-focus lenses available in the market, brands like Leica, Panasonic, Olympus and Sigma. What about the manual-focus lenses? Well, this beauty supports them too.
What’s more? You can easily control and manage the data via the Bluetooth 4.0 and Wi-Fi enabled devices using their official iOS and Android applications, available in the Apple Store and Google Play. You can live stream too.
View, compose and click using your mobile phone using their apps.
To sum it all up, let’s have a look at the official video.
Enticed to buy yourself an E1? You can grab one by making a pledge of %500 on Z Camera’s Kickstarter Campaign. You can get the bundle of E1 camera with 14mm f/2.5 lens by Panasonic by making a pledge of %800.