A Firm Delight From Olympus - New Firmware Updates

on November 29, 2015

Users of the Olympus OM-D E-M1 and OM-D E-M5 Mk II will be pleased to see that Olympus will release new firmware updates for their cameras.

For the OM-D E-M1 the new version is v4.0 and will give the following:

24 and 25 fps frame rates for video recording
FOcus Stacking and Bracketing
Silent Electronic shutter mode
4K Video Time Lapse
Simulated Optical Viewfinder

The users of the OM-D E-M5 MkII will get v2.0 and will see

Flat Picture Mode for video
Video noise filter
Focus Bracketing
Synchronised sound recording with the Olympus LS-100

If you are a user of Olympus Capture you will get v1.1
Faster tethered data transfer speeds
Keystone compensation
Super Control Panel Interface.

There are going to be updates for all Zuiko POR and Premium lenses.

As you will know by now the process of updating firmware is a standard part of digital photography with good cameras and lenses. It's not hard to do and delivers the latest tech improvements to the gear you already own - and for free. That is a price that nearly everybody can afford...