Pro video blog…Produced by Philip Johnston DoP/Editor

I have tried this myself but I cannot guarantee that its a permanent fix till I have used both cameras again in this mode.

Go into the main spanner menu and page 2/4 will be Economy

Inside this menu look for Power Save LVF Shooting

By default the time is set to 1sec

Change this to the OFF position as shown above…job done. My thanks to Geoffrey Callens for this fix.


Having been working in the video business since 1988 I have amassed a great amount of knowledge of both the kit and production values over the last 30 years.

One thought on “A Possible fix for the Panasonic GH5 Display Power Problem

  1. The OFF setting was the default on my version. Is it possible that the Mac downloads are different to the WIN PC downloads in this regard?

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