Ricoh today issued the latest firmware update for the CX4 compact digital camera. The firmware update version 1.05 fixes the following issue:
In the Night Landscape Multi-shot, when pressing the shutter release button half way, the camera shake warning symbol camera shake warning will not be displayed in the screen.
You can download the firmware update version 1.05 for Ricoh CX4 here. [Ricoh]
Fujifilm has rolled out the firmware version 1.04 for the FinePix HS10/ HS11 compact digital cameras. The new firmware update incorporates the following item:
1. Custom white balance can be set correctly when an external flash is mounted.
2. On slide show mode, sound of movie recording data can be performed on the HDTV which is connected with the camera via HDMI interface.
You can download the latest firmware software right here. [Fujifilm]
If you don’t like the “rosso fuoco” color of the Hasselblad H4D Ferrari Edition, then check out the new Hasselblad H4D-40 Stainless Steel Edition. Available only 100 units, the Hasselblad H4D-40 Stainless Steel camera is a 40-megapixel medium-format digital SLR camera featuring Hasselblad’s True Focus and Absolute Position Lock technologies. You can purchase the Hasselblad H4D-40 Stainless Steel Edition body only for €13,990 (US$18,173) or the Hasselblad H4D-40 Stainless Steel Edition with HC 2.8/80mm lens kit for €14,990 (US$19,474). [Hasselblad]
The Hasselblad H4D Ferrari Edition has been officially launched and priced. Designed for Hasselblad and Ferrari fans, this special edition digital camera is dedicated to the new generation of photographers looking for the ultimate image quality, and will be produced in 499 units. The camera is finished in Ferrari’s unique color “rosso fuoco”, and bears the legendary Racing Shield. The Hasselblad H4D Ferrari Limited Edition with an 80mm lens kit is priced at 21,499 Euros (US$28,477). [PhotographyBay]
Panasonic has launched the firmware update version 1.1 for the Panasonic G2 compact system camera. The new firmware adds support for 3D image capture and playback (via a compatible TV set), and improves the operation of the AE lock function. You can download the firmware update here. [Panasonic]
Pentax has recently updated the Pentax K-5 dSLR camera by launching the firmware version 1.01. The latest firmware increases the number of frames that can be captured in RAW format when shooting in burst mode from maximum approx. 8 frames to approx. 20 frames. The update also improves stability for general performance such as exposure range on HyP mode. You can download the firmware software here. [Pentax]