Promote® Systems Introduces Tethering Solutions For Panasonic LUMIX DMC-GH4 Cameras

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Photographers can now control the LUMIX DMC-GH4 from a PC or using an advanced pocket-sized remote controller

Promote® Control (left) and USB Tether software (right) for the Panasonic Lumix GH4 camera (center)

Promote® Systems introduces two exclusive tethering solutions for the Panasonic LUMIX DMC-GH4 camera. USB Tether software, designed from the ground up in cooperation with Panasonic developers, allows users to easily control the LUMIX DMC-GH4 from a PC or laptop. The company has also added support for the LUMIX DMC-GH4 to its flagship Promote® Control, an advanced remote controller for digital SLR cameras. The Promote® Control and the LUMIX DMC-GH4 can now be used together to capture stunning HDR (High Dynamic Range) images, Time-Lapses and HDR Time-Lapses. More functionality will be added in the future with free firmware updates.

Promote® Control support for the Panasonic LUMIX GH4:

  • A Pocket-Sized Remote for Full Camera Control
  • One Shot

            - Set shutter speed, aperture, ISO

  • Advanced HDR Bracketing

            - Up to 45 images per bracket
            - Steps from 1/3 to 9 EV
            - Rapid HDR workflow

  • Time-Lapse & HDR Time-Lapse
  • Integrate with 3rd-party pano heads & dollies
  • Free firmware updates with additional features

View a demo video.
Firmware requirements: please see Note 1 and Note 2 below.

USB Tether software allows to control the Panasonic LUMIX GH4 from a PC or laptop:

  • View Camera Settings*

            - Exposure Mode, Shutter Mode, Focus Mode

  • Change Exposure Settings*

            - Shutter Speed, Aperture and ISO

  • Capture Images Remotely*
  • View Thumbnail Images as They Are Taken
  • Automatically Download Full-Size Images

*Also available in Promote® Control.
A fully functional 14-day trial version of USB Tether software is available for download at
Firmware requirements: please see Note 2 below.

Note 1: The Promote® Control requires firmware version 3.15 or later which is available as a free download on Promote Control website.
Note 2: The Panasonic LUMIX GH4 requires firmware version 2.0 or later in order to be compatible. The firmware can be downloaded at the website of Panasonic.

About Promote® Systems
Founded in 2008, Promote® Systems is a leading designer and manufacturer of electronic accessories for DSLR cameras. Its flagship product, Promote® Control, is the most feature-rich professional quality remote control solution for DSLRs. This and other Promote® products are designed, assembled and supported in the USA, and are available at the company's website and through a network of photography retailers, including B&H Photo ‐ Video and Adorama.

Contact: Marina Mizelkova, Promote® Systems, pr_info(at)promotesystems(dot)com, 713-621-8866

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