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Firmware Updates from Olympus

(March 2008) posted on Thu Mar 06, 2008

The updates can be utilized with the Olympus Master or Studio software.


Olympus has announced firmware updates for its E-3 and E-510 DSLRs and the Zuiko 70-300mm digital-specific lens.

The updates to the E-3 DSLR include: improved dial operation on the power grip HLD-4, improved battery-check function to extend shooting time when the power grip HLD-4 is attached, the immediate stopping of focusing once the AF start button is released, improved performance with FL-50R or FL-36R flash units when undertaking bounce flashes at short distances, improved dynamic-single target mode; and selection and prioritization of the central 5 ranging points when shooting in C-AF mode.

For both the E-3 and the E-510, image stabilization is available for OM mount non-Four-Thirds System interchangeable lenses. The Zuiko 70mm-300mm lens now has improved stabilized exposure precision technology.

The updates can be updated with the Olympus Master or Studio software.

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