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Nikon D4 Firmware Update 1.10

Nikon has released  firmware update 1.10 for its D4 full-frame digital SLR camera.   Version 1.10 adds the following improvements: a new custom setting (Assign Remote Fn Button) provides support for Compact Flash memory cards greater than 128GB modifies the specifications for Custom Setting a4 (AF Activation) fixes a bug related to certain Compact Flash memory cards being inserted simultaneously with an ...

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Canon EOS 6D Firmware Update 1.1.4

Canon has released firmware update 1.1.4 for its EOS 6D full-frame DSLR camera. This version fixes a phenomenon in which some images cannot be transferred to mobile devices running the EOS Remote app, corrects an error in the German language Feature Guide and another one in the Korean language Feature Guide. You can find the details and the download  it here. Deal: Canon ...

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DxO Optics Pro 9.1.4 adds Nikon D4S and Sony A5000 support

DxO Labs  released the Version 9.1.4 of its popular DxO Optics Pro software. The new version  adds support for the Nikon D4S (Elite Edition only), Sony A5000, Leica X Vario  and the GoPro Hero 3+ Black Edition. In addition to these, 170 new camera/lens combinations has been added to the library of DxO Optics Modules. DxO Press Release DxO Optics Pro v9.1.4 supports 4 new ...

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New Firmware for Sony A7-A7r, NEX-5T, NEX-5R and NEX-6

Sony Australia released new firmwares for Sony A7-A7r, NEX-5T/R and NEX-6. Sony A7R Firmware Upgrade Ver. 1.02: Mac – Sony Australia Windows – Sony Australia Improvements after firmware upgrade Provides support for SEL70200G – Improves auto focus speed – Adds functions including the “Focus hold button” Reduces start-up time – The start-up time has been reduced in cases when the camera is switched on ...

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Samsung NX Mini Officially Announced

Samsung has announced its new NX mini mirrorless camera. (Mel’s Cameras readers has actually learned that it was coming this more than 2 weeks ago here). Samsung claim that NX mini is the slimmest mirrorless camera on the market. NX mini is different then the existing Samsung NX system in two ways: It has a smaller sensor and a smaller ...

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LEE Filters Little Stopper – Increase the Exposure by 6 Stops!

Lee Little Stopper

LEE Filters has introduced a new filter called “Little Stopper” which increases the exposure by six stops Little Stopper is ideal for those low-light conditions at the beginning and end of the day (when the Big Stopper’s ten stops may prove too much), allowing  increased flexibility with exposure lengths.  The Little Stopper is fully compatible with the Lee 100mm holder and comes ...

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Nikon 1 V3 vs V2 Comparison

  Nikon has just announced the V3 which replaces the V2, the ugliest duck in the pond. Nikon obviously put a lot of effort on V3 and managed to make it a better camera than the V2. And it is also a much better looking camera, thanks to the optional grip and EVF. So what are the main differences between ...

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Nikon 1 Nikkor VR 70-300mm f/4.5-5.6 – Is it a game changer?

Along with the Nikon 1 V3, Nikon also announced the 1 Nikkor VR 70-300mm f/4.5-5.6, a new 189–810mm equivalent super-telephoto zoom lens for the Nikon 1 system. To be honest, this lens is more exciting than the V3 for me mainly due to its huge 810mm equivalent reach. In addition, it features a focus limit switch, VR (Vibration Reduction), Nikon’s Voice Coil Motor ...

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