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Olympus releases E-3 firmware update version 1.2

Olympus releases firmware update version 1.2 for the R-3 digital SLR camera.

This new update should improve the consistency of the auto white balance.
Check-out the Olympus E3 specifications & reviewsGo to the Olympus E-3 firmware download information page.



In case you missed or did not apply the previous firmware update, you will get these improvements too:

[Version 1.1]

- Enabled use of the Image Stabilization function with non-Four Thirds System interchangeable lenses by inputting a specific focal length.

- Matched the rotation of the dial on the rear of the Power Battery Holder HLD-4 and the movement direction of the AF target.

- Increased the number of storable still pictures by improving the battery check when the Power Battery Holder HLD-4 is attached.

- Focusing now stops immediately when the AF start button (AEL/AFL or Fn button) is released.

- Corrected the phenomenon where the flash control caused an under exposure while using bounce flash at short distances with the FL-50R or FL-36R Electronic Flash.

- Improved selection and prioritization of the central 5 ranging points when shooting in C-AF mode and Dynamic-single Target mode.

Additional information: Check-out the Olympus E3 specifications & reviews
June 12, 2008
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