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Firmware Friday: It’s all about the video as Blackmagic, Digital Bolex cameras get updates


 
 

After a truly monumental Firmware Friday last week, things have calmed down a little here at the Imaging Resource newsdesk. This week, we're aware of only five firmware updates, all for cameras aimed first and foremost at the video crowd.

Australia's Blackmagic Design makes frequent appearances in our Firmware...

Firmware Friday goes mega: Updates from Fuji, Leica, Nikon, Olympus, Panasonic, Pentax, Samsung, Sony!

 
 

Sixteen -- make that seventeen cameras already updated, six more updates pledged to arrive soon, one imaging accessory updated, and another accessory likewise promised to receive an update soon: This is one truly epic Firmware Friday. (We have a feeling it's probably record-breaking, and it's actually grown since first...

Firmware Friday: Sigma updates lens, USB dock firmware; Blackmagic expands in-camera formatting


 
 

Friday is here, and once again, it's firmware time! For the second week running, our Firmware Friday roundup doesn't include any consumer cameras, with the majority of this week's news instead consisting of lens updates. Japan's Sigma Corp. has new firmware for five lens models, as well as for the dock used to...

Firmware Friday: Blackmagic, Canon, Pentax, Sigma and Sony updates add features, fix bugs


 
 

It's a mammoth week for camera updates this Firmware Friday, with no less than four cameras receive new firmware releases, four more have new updates forecast, and various related software and accessories also receive updates.

We'll start off this week with the Sony RX10, for which firmware version 2.00 has now...

Firmware Friday: Heads-up display for Blackmagic Production Camera 4K; Zeiss tweaks 50mm Touit


 
 

The folks at Blackmagic are at it again! For the third time in a month, they've taken a place in our weekly Firmware Friday roundup, and this week they're joined by optics legend Zeiss.

A month ago, Blackmagic shipped v1.8 updates for the Cinema Camera, Pocket Cinema Camera and Production Camera 4K. Last week,...

Firmware Friday: Blackmagic cameras get new ProRes file formats; Nikon expands D810 support


 
 

It's that time again, folks. The weekend is here, and with it, your weekly firmware update roundup. For this week's Firmware Friday, we have updates for four cameras and one camera accessory from Blackmagic and Nikon. The latter also has software updates for two apps which, although not technically firmware, we'll...

Firmware Friday: Fuji updates all X-series ILCs and more; Blackmagic, Nikon, Sigma also ship upgrades


 
 

This week's Firmware Friday roundup comes a little later than usual, thanks to some thunderstorms rolling through East Tennessee which took us offline briefly. It's a doozie, though, with no less than 15 camera models and one lens receiving patches this week.

Fujifilm takes the prize for the most comprehensive...

Firmware Friday: EF-mount, Super 35 movie cameras from Canon, Blackmagic get updates


 
 

This week, Firmware Friday brings news for owners of two Super 35mm-format, EF-mount interchangeable-lens video cameras, the Canon Cinema EOS C100 and Blackmagic Production Camera 4K. While Canon adds a brand new feature for customers shooting its camera, Blackmagic's update focuses on resolving startup issues --...

Blackmagic slashes Cinema Camera pricing, refines autofocus on Pocket Cinema Camera


If you've been lusting after the 2.5K-capable Blackmagic Cinema Camera since it was announced last year, but couldn't justify its pricetag, it may be time to double-check your bank balance. Blackmagic just slashed pricing of its interchangeable-lens, ultra high def video camera by a third, so the time for you to take the plunge may just have...

Blackmagic Production Camera 4K delayed until August; “Pocket” camera ships next week

 
 

In April, Blackmagic announced two new cameras, including an extremely portable and affordable model dubbed the Blackmagic Production Camera 4K. With a $4,000 asking price, and the promise of high quality video for a reasonable pricetag, many were looking forward to the original July ship date. Unfortunately, it now...

Blackmagic launches 4K global-shutter EF-mount camera, affordable Micro Four Thirds video camera


Last year, Australian video tech company Blackmagic Design scored one of the surprises at the 2012 National Association of Broadcasters show, launching a relatively compact 2.5K ultra-high definition video camera with a Canon EF-compatible lens mount. A year later, and the company shows it still has some tricks up its sleeve, announcing not...