Overheating Report: Notice Regarding Continuous Use of Fujifilm X100

Fujifilm has issued an official statement regarding the overheating problem of Fujifilm X100V. They say:

When the X100V is used in a continuous manner (such as with continuous video shooting) or when used in a high temperature environment or direct sun light, a user may feel the grip become noticeably hot, due to heat generation within the camera’s electric circuit board and battery.

If you get the overheating warning please contact your local Fujifilm support and ask for a fix.

Fujifilm X100V priced at $1399. Check availability at B&H Photo / Amazon / Adorama. See below for the official Fujifilm statement. Continue reading “Overheating Report: Notice Regarding Continuous Use of Fujifilm X100”

Major Firmware Released for X-T30, Minor Updates for X-T3, 16-80mm F4 Lens

Fujifilm has released firmware updates for its X-T30 and X-T3 camera systems, as well as its XF 16–80mm F4 R OIS WR lens.

Fujifilm X-T3 firmware updated to version 3.21X-T30 to version 1.20 and the wide-angle zoom XF 16-80mm f/4 lens to V1.0.3.

Even the Fujifilm X-T3 and the XF 16-80mm f/4 lens (Amazon / B&H Photo Video/Adorama) firmware fixes minor bugs, Fuji X-T30 has a major upgrade including the improve in autofocus system. Continue reading “Major Firmware Released for X-T30, Minor Updates for X-T3, 16-80mm F4 Lens”

Fujifilm X-T100 and X-A5 Firmware Updates V2.0.2 Released

Fujifilm released the new firmware updates for Fujifilm X-T100 and X-A5 cameras. You can check out the firmware updates Ver 2.0.2 details and download links below:

Changes for Fujifilm X-T100 firmware Ver.2.02: (Download Here)

1.Even under busy Wi-Fi environment, the connectivity between the application for a smartphone (FUJIFILM Camera Remote) and a camera is improved.

Changes for Fujifilm X-A5 firmware Ver.2.02: (Download Here)

1.Even under busy Wi-Fi environment, the connectivity between the application for a smartphone (FUJIFILM Camera Remote) and a camera is improved.

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Fujifilm X-T2 Firmware Update Version 4.32 Released

Fujifilm X-T2 firmware update 4.32 released. This is basically a minor update that fixes a small bug in rare cases, a freeze could occur with the firmware version 4.31.

If you experience such a problem with your X-T2 camera refer to the download page to get the fix.

Check out also the best lenses for Fujifilm X-T2 Continue reading “Fujifilm X-T2 Firmware Update Version 4.32 Released”

Fujifilm X-T3 Firmware Update V4.0 Rumored for Late Spring

Fujifilm is planning to release a massive firmware update for Fuji X-T3 camera in late Spring. This will be the firmware update version 4.0 for X-T3 and will bring significant number of Fujifilm X-T4 features to the X-T3.

So this update will bring Fuji X-T3 a step more closer to the new Fuji X-T4 camera. Take a look at the major set of improvements that will be introduced with the upcoming X-T3 firmware update 4.0. Continue reading “Fujifilm X-T3 Firmware Update V4.0 Rumored for Late Spring”

Sigma 24-70mm F2.8 DG DN Art Lens Firmware Update V02

Sigma released a new firmware update V02 for Sigma 24-70mm F2.8 DG DN lens.

Designed  for Sony E-Mount and L-Mount is the second newly-designed “Art zoom” dedicated for full mirrorless cameras.

The Sigma 24-70mm F2.8 DG DN Art lens price is $1,099 and it is generally compared against Tamron’s popular 28-75mm F/2.8 Di III RXD, which retails for $850. Check availability at BHphotoAdorama. Continue reading “Sigma 24-70mm F2.8 DG DN Art Lens Firmware Update V02”

Tamron 17-28mm f/2.8 Di III RXD Lens Firmware Version 2 Released

Tamron has officially released a new firmware version 2 for Tamron 17-28mm f/2.8 Di III RXD lens.

This update improves the following issues which may rarely occur with certain settings.

The US price of the Tamron 17-28mm f/2.8 Di III RXD FE lens for Sony E-mount is $899. The lens is listed at AmazonBHphoto and AdoramaCheck out the Tamron 17-28mm f/2.8 Di III RXD Lens Firmware Version 2 details and download links.  Continue reading “Tamron 17-28mm f/2.8 Di III RXD Lens Firmware Version 2 Released”

Update on Tokina Compatibility Notice for Nikon Z6, Z7 and Z50 Cameras

Tokina issued another update on the compatibility of Tokina F-mount lenses with Nikon Z 6, Nikon Z 7 and Nikon Z 50 mirrorless cameras.

Previously, Tokina has published a compatibility noticed for Nikon Z-series owners, regarding a few issues the company came across while ‘thoroughly’ testing the functionality of its F-mount lenses when used on Z-series cameras with Nikon’s FTZ Mount Adapter. Continue reading “Update on Tokina Compatibility Notice for Nikon Z6, Z7 and Z50 Cameras”

Panasonic Released New Firmware Update for GH5s and G9 Cameras

Panasonic has released a new firmware update for GH5s and G9 Micro Four Thirds  cameras. This is a minor update as it fixes only one but important bug. Panasonic G9 firmware updated to version 2.1 while the GH5s firmware to version 1.5.

Picture freeze may occur at burst recording using an external flash when camera is set to AFC/AFF and LVF frame rate 120fps, has been improved.

Download New Firmware Update for GH5s and G9 Cameras

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Nikon Z50 Firmware Update Version 1.10 Released

As well as updating the two full-frame mirrorless cameras, Nikon has also introduced a firmware update for the Nikon Z50 which modifies the camera’s controls when recording self-portraits in movie mode.

Currently, when self-portraits are recorded in Movie mode, the focus mode is locked at AF-S mode. With the update to Ver. 1.10, the focus mode will be locked at AF-F mode. This change improves operation by allowing the camera to maintain focus on the user’s face in movie recording.

Nikon Z50 with 16-50mm Lens: $996.95 at AmazonB&HAdorama. Continue reading “Nikon Z50 Firmware Update Version 1.10 Released”