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Leica has posted a firmware update for the Leica M (Typ 240) digital rangefinder camera. Version 220.127.116.11 adds vignetting correction for the following lenses: Leica Tri-Elmar-M 16-18-21mm/f4 ASPH, Super-Elmar-M18mm/f3.8 ASPH, Summilux-M 21mm/f1.4 ASPH, Super-Elmar-M 21mm/f3.4 ASPH, Summilux-M 24mm/f1.4 ASPH, Elmarit-M 24mm/f2.8 ASPH, Elmar-M 24mm/f3.8 ASPH, Summicron-M 28mm/f2.0 ASPH, Elmarit-M 28mm/f2.8 ASPH, Summilux-M 35mm/f1.4 ASPH and Summicron-M 35mm/f2.0 ASPH. You can download the Leica M firmware update from the website below.
Leica Press Release
Leica M Firmware Update v18.104.22.168
Leica has published a new LEICA M Firmware. The version 22.214.171.124 is available for download here.
According to Leica the update includes vignetting correction improvements for the following lenses:
Leica Tri-Elmar-M 16-18-21mm/f4 ASPH
Leica Super-Elmar-M18mm/f3.8 ASPH
Leica Summilux-M 21mm/f1.4 ASPH
Leica Super-Elmar-M 21mm/f3.4 ASPH
Leica Summilux-M 24mm/f1.4 ASPH
Leica Elmarit-M 24mm/f2.8 ASPH
Leica Elmar-M 24mm/f3.8 ASPH
Leica Summicron-M 28mm/f2.0 ASPH
Leica Elmarit-M 28mm/f2.8 ASPH
Leica Summilux-M 35mm/f1.4 ASPH
Leica Summicron-M 35mm/f2.0 ASPH