side-by-side comparison display

Comparing images side-by-side Quite often you need to judge two pictures side-by-side to determine which is the best one. With the EOS 5D Mark III you can do this right on the camera LCD screen. There’s a button dedicated to the task too, the “Creative Photo | Comparative Playback | Direct Print” button does the …

gear guide-off camera flash

My gear guide My recent off-camera flash workshops in Oxford have highlighted the need to help photographers find out great solutions for securing their expensive Speedlites to light stands. Over the years I have tries many kinds of adapters so I have produced an  Off-Camera Flash Gear Guide where you can see the kit I am …

EOS-1D firmware update 2.0.3

Firmware update for EOS-1D X now available EOS-1D X has a new firmware update available, taking the camera from version 1.2.4 and earlier to 2.0.3. Canon says that firmware version 2.0.3 incorporates the following functional improvements and fixes:- Full details on the Canon website… Download EOS-1D X latest firmware update  

Cinema EOS cameras firmware updates available

Cinema EOS C100 & C300 Cinema EOS C100 EOS C100, Firmware Version 1.0.2.1.00 includes the following additional functions and modifications Ability to move the magnification viewing area around the LCD using the MAGN Function. ISO up to 80,000 has been added.  A Key Lock menu setting has been added which now makes it possible to …

EOS 7D firmware update 2.0.5

EOS 7D enjoys another firmware update Canon’s venerable EOS 7D has another firmware update free for customers to download. Firmware 2.0.5 addresses a specific issue relating to the combination of the EOS 7D camera and the WFT-E5 Wireless File Transmitter. Like most firmware updates it is a good idea to keep your cameras up to …