Go Back   Steve's Digicams Forums > Digital SLR and Interchangeable Lens Cameras > Canon EOS dSLR

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old Jun 25, 2003, 3:29 PM   #1
Senior Member
NHL's Avatar
Join Date: Jun 2002
Location: 39.18776, -77.311353333333
Posts: 11,567
Default June 26!

Well tomorrow is the day: :lol: :lol: :lol:

NHL is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Old Jun 25, 2003, 4:55 PM   #2
Senior Member
Join Date: Dec 2002
Posts: 5,803

There was some interesting talk about what it improves (better metering and handling of hilights, along with lower noise in 400ISO) but that is all speculation.

I look forward to the official anouncement.

eric s is offline   Reply With Quote
Old Jun 26, 2003, 9:18 AM   #3
Senior Member
Join Date: Mar 2003
Posts: 3,270

Let's see, so far the people who installed this a day before Canon really released it have reported that it:
- improves AF
- improves metering
- reduces "blow out"
- speeds up start-up time
- reduces high ISO noise
- provides sharper images

wishful thinking?


The Canon BeBit site now lists the changes to the firmware:

1. It increases the reliability of USB communication when used with the camera direct print.
* When an image file with a large capacity is printed with the camera direct, printing may stop halfway.

2. It corrects wrong simplified Chinese letters on MENU.
* Some simplified Chinese letters were found to be wrong.
DonalDuc is offline   Reply With Quote
Old Jun 26, 2003, 2:45 PM   #4
Senior Member
Join Date: Aug 2002
Posts: 610

that's this, it only fixed 2 things: chinese language and direct printing from the camera. I don't think I will waiste my time doing this up-grade. I don't need to read the chinese language, and I never print picture direct from the camera any way, but again, who would do that if you own a 10D? holly marco...
tuanokc@hotmail.com is offline   Reply With Quote

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 7:40 AM.