Firmware Update

by Cory Rice ·Posted 06/20/2023
Nikon’s latest firmware update for the Z9 mirrorless camera (V 4.0) adds Auto Capture functionality, expanded ISO for N-Log recording, expanded Hi-Res Zoom speeds, slow-motion video recording, and more. Auto Capture allows photographers to set parameters for subjects to meet (e.g. motion, distance, subject detection) before the camera
by Shawn C. Steiner ·Posted 04/14/2023
Already incredible compact cinema cameras, Sony's FX3 and FX30 just got even better. With the release of firmware version 3.0 for the full-frame FX3 and version 2.0 for the Super 35 FX30, there are a ton of new features for filmmakers to utilize. Included in this update is the ability to record in DCI 4K in a true 24.00
by M. Brett Smith ·Posted 01/19/2023
In preparation for the upcoming release of the M.Zuiko 90mm f/3.5 Macro IS PRO lens, OM SYSTEM has released firmware updates for the E-M1 Mark II, E-M1 Mark III, E-M5 Mark III, E-M1X, and OM-5 cameras. Olympus OM-D E-M1X Mirrorless Camera According to the release notes, the updated firmware optimizes the AF function of the cameras when the M
by Mos Khan ·Posted 01/19/2023
FUJIFILM announced several firmware updates for the X-H2S and X-H2 cameras and the XC 15-45mm F3.5-5.6 OIS PZ lens. This marks version 3.00 for the X-H2S, which improves its already stellar autofocus performance. Users can expect enhanced
by edmond bonnie ·Posted 12/09/2022
FUJIFILM has been busy lately. And, to show the fruits of the brand’s labor, nine of its cameras are having their firmware updated. All cameras will now be able to support the all-new TG-BT1 Tripod Grip, and the XF 18-120mm f/4 LM PZ WR  and XC 15-45mm f/3.5-5.6 OIS PZ can be controlled using the new function buttons on the grip
by Mary Latvis ·Posted 11/16/2022
Heads up, Canon EOS C70 Cinema Camera users! With the new C70 Winter Firmware Update, you’ll now be able to add the latest codec, eye and face detection, audio metering, and streaming, gamma, lens servo, and LUT support options to your cine-style capture. Efficient intra-frame compression choices now include 4K60p XF-AVC capture and new 24p 240 Mb/s, 30p 300 Mb/s, and 60p 600 Mb/s bitrates. And with a 64GB card, you can now record up to 35
by Bjorn Petersen ·Posted 10/26/2022
Ready to make its best even better, Nikon has released firmware version 3.0 for its flagship Z9 mirrorless camera. This latest major firmware update adds a few key features to the camera, addresses some previous issues, and enhances the overall user experience. Nikon Z9 Mirrorless Camera The most noteworthy update is the inclusion of Hi-Res Zoom
by Jennifer Hahn ·Posted 09/21/2022
If you own a Panasonic Lumix GH6 Mirrorless Camera, your camera functionality just got even better, with the release of the latest v2.2 firmware. Version 2.2 provides updates to allow USB-to-SSD recording, improvements in raw recording ISO limits, and improved image quality. External USB SSD Support Sometimes the internal cards are not enough for long shoots, and it can be faster to pass your
by Steven Gladstone ·Posted 09/08/2022
For Sony VENICE 2 and Sony VENICE users, owners, and operators, Sony is announcing the new version of its wildly popular Rialto, the VENICE Extension System 2, which allows you to separate the image sensor block from the camera body via your choice of either a 9.8' or 39' cable. Creating a “tethered camera” that is about the size of a DSLR, with all the capabilities of a full-sized Cine Camera, makes it simpler to use your VENICE 2 8K/6K
by Shawn C. Steiner ·Posted 07/14/2022
Firmware Version 2 has just dropped for the Sony FX3, which aims to bring the camera's workflow and user experience closer to the rest of the Cinema Line. The major improvements include a new Log shooting mode that
0 Views ·Posted 04/14/2022
At launch, the Nikon Z9 offered some surprising and impressive video specs. Now, with the upcoming release of firmware version 2.0, users will get to see what the Z9 is truly capable of for cinema production. This includes the addition of internal raw recording in 8.3K 60p, more video-assist functions, and better controls. Plus, Nikon made sure to release some upgrades for still imaging and to the general operation of the camera.
by Mos Khan ·Posted 02/07/2022
When the DJI Mavic 3 first flew into markets in November 2021, some users were disappointed to find that certain key features weren't available right at launch. That's now water under the drone, so to speak, with DJI finally rolling out a major firmware update, unlocking the Mavic 3's full potential. Many of the missing features that users have been requesting since launch are being added with aircraft firmware v01.00.0500 and remote controller
by Mary Latvis ·Posted 01/13/2022
Fans of the popular Sony FX6 and FX9 XDCAM 6K Full-Frame Cameras now have access to even more features with the release of the latest Sony firmware updates. The soon-to-be-released v2.0 update for the FX6 improves AF tracking, adds 16-bit raw output and 4-ch audio metering, and more, while the
by Cory Rice ·Posted 12/16/2021
The latest firmware update from Atomos adds ProRes RAW support for select Sony FS-series camera systems when used with the Ninja V+ Pro Kit. The fresh upgrade opens up the possibility of 2K recording at 240 fps, 4K recording at 60 fps (continuous), and 4K recording at 120 fps for 4s bursts. Compatible camera systems include Sony’s FS5 (with RAW upgrade), FS5 II, FS700 (with RAW upgrade), FS700R, FS7 (with XDCA-FS7 module), and FS7 II (
by Jennifer Hahn ·Posted 08/18/2021
Atomos and Canon have teamed up to offer an exciting enhancement to your Canon EOS R5 camera and Atomos Ninja V+ monitor/recorder setup, with the latest firmware updates. By combining the Atomos AtomOS 10.68 update with the latest Canon EOS