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Leica releases Digilux 3 firmware update version 2.0

Leica releases firmware update version 2 for the Digilux 3 digital SLR. This firmware provides you with the following improvements:
• An extra  function for multiple exposures has been added.
• Panning technique mode added
• Improved visibility when the camera below eye level.
• The aperture can be easily set if no aperture ring
• Simpler white balance, color temperature, ISO setting
• Review so includes a mode without a time limit.
• Improved possibilities to scroll images when zoom.
• The firmware version can now be displayed...

OVERVIEW

Leica Digilux firmware download informationYou can download the new firmware upate for the Digilux 3 here.

Please read the instructions on how to update your camera.

The firmware version 2.0 provides you with a number of improvements concerning both performance and handling.

The optimizations are in the following areas:

• An additional function for multiple exposures.
• A third OIS mode (MODE 3) enabling the user to employ the „panning" technique.
• A mode that considerably improves the visibility of the monitor image when the camera is held below eye level.
• The aperture value can now be set more easily in the case of lenses (of other makes) that do not have aperture setting rings.
• White balance (WB), color temperature, ISO-speed, and the flash mode can now be set with the cursor buttons as well as with the main setting dial. Confirming the settings is no longer limited in time.
• Auto Review now also includes a mode without a time limit.
• It is now possible to scroll to the other images even when the one being displayed is enlarged (with the zoom function).
• The firmware version can now be displayed using the setup menu.

Detailled information and an instruction about the new functions you will find in the pdf NOTES: NEW FUNCTIONS.

Additional information: Leica Digilux firmware download information
June 15, 2007
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