Canon firmware addresses pan assist for super-long telephoto RF lenses

Apr 17, 2024
John Aldred

Good news for sports and wildlife shooters. Canon has released new firmware for five of its super telephoto lenses. These include the popular Canon RF…

Fuji announces more major firmware updates with better autofocus and touch-to-track

Apr 12, 2024
Alex Baker

Fujifilm is continuing its firmware announcements with three more big updates. The updates include several major improvements, including improvements to autofocus, touch-to-track AF in video,…

Fujifilm releases firmware updates for GFX 50S II and X series cameras

Apr 4, 2024
John Aldred

Fujifilm has announced a whole bunch of updates for several of its cameras, including the medium format Fuji GFX 50S II (buy here). There are…

Sony’s new firmware updates bring Content Authenticity and more to its top-end cameras

Mar 28, 2024
Sagiv Gilburd

Sony just released firmware updates for the Sony A7SIII, A1, and A7IV, and an extra update is still on the way for the A9III. The…

Nikon Z9 firmware adds new Auto Capture features for sports photographers

Mar 13, 2024
John Aldred

Nikon has announced major firmware version 5.0 for the Nikon Z9 (buy here) mirrorless camera. For sports shooters, it expands on the Auto Capture feature…

Canon adds 12-Bit RAW Light to all frame rates in EOS C500 Mark II cinema camera

Mar 12, 2024
John Aldred

Canon has announced a new firmware update for the Canon EOS C500 Mark II cinema camera (buy here). The latest update expands the camera’s Cinema…

URSA Broadcast G2 gains cloud support, raw proxy and more in Camera 8.5.1

Feb 21, 2024
John Aldred

Blackmagic has announced Blackmagic Camera 5.8.1. The update applies only to the Blackmagic URSA Broadcast G2 (buy here) but adds significant features, including Blackmagic Cloud…

Insta360 Ace Pro can now be a webcam thanks to new firmware

Feb 12, 2024
John Aldred

Insta360 has announced a new firmware for the Insta360 Ace Pro (buy here). The new update adds a feature that many expected to see at…

V2.0 firmware brings 180-megapixel images to Nikon Z8

Feb 7, 2024
John Aldred

Nikon has announced the first major firmware update for the Nikon Z8 (buy here). Amongst other features, the Nikon Z8 Version 2.0 firmware update brings…

Fujifilm pulls v1.30 firmware update for XF16-55mm f/2.8 lens

Feb 2, 2024
John Aldred

A little over a week ago, Fujifilm announced a new firmware update for the Fujifilm XF16-55mm f/2.8 R LM WR lens (buy here). The firmware…