Posts Tagged ‘firmware update’

Mar
12
2014

Canon Firmware Updates for Cinema EOS and XF Professional Camcorder Line

The Canon EOS C300 Cinema Camcorder, the middle child of the Canon Cinema line, gets some love in the form of an optional firmware update that, for a $500 fee and a trip to an authorized Canon service center, enables dual pixel autofocus. [adrotate group="6"]…
Dec
9
2013

Unlocking Manual Control in LiveView Made Possible in D5100

We've spent a lot of time talking about Magic Lantern for the Canon cameras, it is about time we hear more news about Nikon hacks! Some good work has been going on with the hacking teams and this update bringing some manual controls to the…
Oct
7
2013

Atomos OS4: The New Atomos Ninja 2 Firmware Update

The Atomos Ninja 2 is a very popular and affordable recorder, and Atomos is improving it with new firmware. This new Atomos OS4 update also adds some new interface functions that look really good.  A stand out is the audio meters. with two different looks,…
May
8
2013

Canon EOS 5D Mark III firmware and Atomos Ninja 2 complete explanation

On the new planet5D forums, we've had a lot of discussion about the new Canon EOS 5D Mark III firmware and HDMI and stuff ("here")... but this video explanation of the firmware, HDMI, and the Atomos Ninja 2 from Stefan Czech is the most complete…
May
2
2013

Does the HDMI uncompressed video from Canon EOS 5D Mark III firmware look better?

Our good friends over at LensProToGo have just put out a sample video showing the differences between the data written to the internal storage vs. the image written to the Atomos Ninja-2 via the HDMI out thanks to the new Canon EOS 5D Mark III…
Apr
29
2013

Start your downloads! EOS 5D Mark III Firmware Version 1.2.1 Available

The Canon Australia site has the download for the long promised Canon EOS 5D Mark III firmware version 1.2.1 which includes the clean HDMI output. Many big thanks to "A Magpoc" who sent this in via the contact page We've had some reports already on…
Apr
23
2013

Anticipation! Here’s a tease from OliviaTech about the Canon EOS 5D Mark III firmware

I know everyone is getting excited for the Canon EOS 5D Mark III firmware that Canon announced back in October (here's the planet5D post) - and here's a video from Olivia at NAB in the Atomos booth - Atomos and several other vendors had the…
Jan
31
2013

Blackmagic Releases Firmware 1.2 for the Blackmagic Cinema Camera – Includes Aperture Display

It is great to know that just because mass shipping has not yet occurred with the Blackmagic Cinema Camera, the team at Blackmagic is staying busy doing an impressive job with firmware updates. The new software update can be found here and includes time lapse…
Aug
7
2012

Canon EOS 7D v2 firmware now available for download! *Update 2

We told you a few weeks ago that the new firmware for the Canon 7D would be available shortly - it's available now! UPDATE: found firmware demo movie from Canon Japan UPDATE 2: how to update your firmware short added [tentblogger-youtube gbhcT3D22vI] You can find…
Jun
27
2012

Canon EOS 7D firmware announced (but not coming until August)

Canon did announce the rumored Canon EOS 7D firmware update which adds some interesting functionality. Hopefully this is a good sign for the future as traditionally, Canon hasn't added functionality (except for the Canon EOS 5D Mark II updates). However, this may also be a…