Nikon Announced the Development of New Firmware for the Z6, Z7, D5, D850 and D500 Cameras

Nikon has announced more details of firmware in development for the Z6, Z7, D5, D850 and D500 cameras.

As previously reported, firmware is being planned that will add Eye-detection AF, CFexpress support and Raw video over HDMI to the Z6 and Z7, with AF and AE improvements also coming in May.

You might familiar with Eye AF which is found on Sony mirrorless cameras, including the a7 III and a7R III against which the Z6 and Z7 compete. Another significant upcoming feature is the ability to output ProRes RAW video to an Atomos Ninja V. This would make the Nikon Z6 and Z7 the first stills/video hybrid cameras to support RAW video output. Check out the details below. … Continue reading


Nikon Z7 Firmware 1.03 and Nikon Z6 Firmware 1.01 Released

Nikon has released new firmware updates for the Nikon Z6 and Nikon Z7 full-frame mirrorless cameras.

This firmware Nikon Z7 firmware update 1.03 and Nikon Z6 firmware update 1.01 fixes several issues. The previously announced major firmware that will add Eye AF, RAW video support, CFexpress support to Z series is expected later.

Here are the list of changes with download links. … Continue reading


Canon EOS R Firmware Update Version 1.1.0 Released

Canon released the new firmware for EOS R full frame mirrorless camera.

Firmware Update Version 1.1.0 corrects several phenomenons and supports continuous shooting when “silent shutter” has been enabled.

You can follow the links below to download the firmware updates. Canon EOS R body :  ($2,299 at AmazonB&HAdorama) … Continue reading


Sony A9 Firmware 5.0 Real Time Tracking

Sony A9 firmware update 5.0 will be available from March. Patrick Murphy-Racey published a Youtube video showing the tracking feature. By the way the new tracking feature is already inside the Sony A6400 bodies that will start shipping in February of 2019.

From the video, we can see that the Sony A9 (Amazon/B&H Photo/Adorama) has an impressive read time tracking with this firmware 5.0. Check it out.  … Continue reading


Fujifilm X-T3 HDR Demo (Hybrid Log Gamma)

Fujifilm released a simulated video demonstrating the advantages of Hybrid Log Gamma when recording video with the Fujifilm X-T3.

The FUJIFILM X-T3 is a powerhouse mirrorless camera featuring up to 30 frames per second burst rate shooting and internal 10-bit video at 4:2:0. The price of the X-T3 is $1,499 for body-only and now in stock and shipping. Check availability at B&H PhotoAmazonUSAdorama. More at Fujifilm X-T3 in Stock Tracker. … Continue reading


Nikon Z6 & Z7 Eye AF Demo Video

Nikon officially announced that they will add CFexpress, eye AF and RAW video support to Nikon Z6 and Nikon Z7 full-frame mirrorless cameras.

The new features will be incorporated in new firmware being developed for the Z6 and Z7 full-frame mirrorless Nikon cameras, which will be displayed at the CES 2019 show in Las Vegas. Here is the Nikon Z6 & Z7 Eye AF Demo Video. Check out! … Continue reading


Nikon Z6 and Z7 Cameras To Get Firmware Update

Nikon has announced that new firmware is currently being developed for the Nikon Z6 and Nikon Z7 full-frame mirrorless cameras.

The company will  add Eye AF, RAW video output and CFexpress Support to the Z6 and Z7 full-frame mirrorless Nikon cameras. The new features will be incorporated in new firmware being developed for the Nikon Z 7 and Z 6, which will be displayed at the CES 2019 show in Las Vegas.

There’s no confirmed release date yet for the firmware update. For more information check out the details below.  … Continue reading


Sony A7 III and A7R III Version 2.10 Firmware Update

Sony have released a new firmware update, version 2.10 for Sony A7 III and Sony A7R III cameras.

Firmware Update 2.10 for a7 III & a7R III cameras with a fix for a bug found in the previous firmware version 2.00. This update also resolves an incompatibility issue caused by a recent change to the design of SanDisk Extreme Pro UHS-1 SDXC cards. … Continue reading


Fujifilm X-T3 Hands-on Review

Fujifilm released the X-T3 this year as the successor to the popular X-T2. This is a massive upgrade for both stills and video. The Art of Photography published their Fujifilm X-T3 Hands-on Review.

The FUJIFILM X-T3 is a powerhouse mirrorless camera featuring up to 30 frames per second burst rate shooting and internal 10-bit video at 4:2:0. The price of the X-T3 is $1,499 for body-only and now in stock and shipping. Check availability at B&H PhotoAmazonUSAdorama. More at Fujifilm X-T3 in Stock Tracker.

Below you can find the pros and cons from the video. … Continue reading


Fujifilm X-H1 and X-T3 Firmware Update Coverage

As you know Fujifilm released a major update by the end of this year with FUJIFILM X-H1 Firmware 2.00 and, FUJIFILM X-T3 Firmware 2.00.

New functions include the improvement of in-body image stabilization performance for X-H1, 4K HDR video recording and simultaneous output of Film Simulation / F-Log footage for X-T3.

The price of the X-T3 is $1,499 for body-only and now in stock and shipping. Check availability at B&H PhotoAmazonUSAdorama. More at Fujifilm X-T3 in Stock Tracker… Continue reading