Olympus Releases Three Firmware Updates

November 28, 2013 | Zoltan Arva-Toth | Compact System Camera, Digital Compact Cameras, Lenses | 2 Comments | |
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Olympus has announced firmware updates for the OM-D E-M1 compact system camera (read review), the M.Zuiko Digital ED 12-50mm f/3.5-6.3 EZ lens (read review) and the Stylus XZ-2 premium compact camera (read review). Firmware version 1.1 for the Olympus OM-D E-M1 improves Live Bulb image quality while noise reduction is on, enhances AF operation including C-AF, improves image stabilisation in the Sports and Children scene modes, and corrects chromatic aberration caused by the Panasonic Lumix G Vario 14-140mm f/3.5-5.6 lens. Firmware update 1.3 for the Olympus Stylus XZ-2 improves AF performance when you use a single target in a low-light situation. Finally, the firmware upgrade for the 12-50mm lens improves stability when using electronic zoom in combination with Panasonic cameras. As usual those updating their firmware should use the company's free Digital Camera Updater utility.



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#1 Wallpapergta

wow I love this camera! I cant imagine the pictures this baby would take! :)

8:13 am - Saturday, November 30, 2013

#2 Zoltan Arva-Toth

Well, you can see a number of sample images in our in-depth review at http://www.photographyblog.com/reviews/olympus_om_d_e_m1_review/ :)

9:01 am - Monday, December 2, 2013