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Ricoh releases GX100 firmware upgrade version 1.16

Ricoh today releases the next firmware update for the Caplio GX100 digital camera. The update offers following improvements:
1. Adjusted the exposure in bright-light shooting with a flash.
2. Corrected two problems with the display of images on the LCD monitor:
• If you playback a picture enlarged, the location window in the right corner of the LCD may be out of alignment.
• A number of zoomed images may remain displayed on the zoom bar in the left of the LCD monitor under certain conditions...

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Ricoh releases GX100 firmware upgrade version 1.16 - digital camera and photography newsRicoh GX100 firmware information:

Download Ricoh GX100 firmware update version 1.16 for Windows and Mac

In case you missed or did not apply the previous GX100 firmware updates, you will get these improvements too:

[ version 1.14 ]

1. Improved accuracy of the AF algorithm.
2. Modified the following display phenomena.  • If you switch between AF and MF with the Fn (Function) button, a part of the grid guide may disappear.
• If you turn a camera power with set to the [LANDSCAPE] in the SCENE mode, the message, 'Settings have been changed' will appear.
• If you use AAA type batteries in the Multi AF mode, even if you focus on the subject, a focus frame size will not change.
3. After you register the Spot AF in the MySettings, if you turn the Mode dial to change a setting, a focusing mode may change from the Spot AF to the Multi AF.
4. Found some errors in the shooting information in a DNG file, such as a value of the exposure compensation. Modified to record a DNG file correctly.
5. Modified the phenomenon that the skew correction feature may not work properly.
6. Revise a level of the image compensation in a long exposure.

[ version 1.13 ]

1. Modified the following phenomena.  • In RAW mode shooting, if a shutter speed is slower than 15 sec., a camera may fail to record an image properly.
• If you turn the camera power with the lens cap is attached to the lens, and then if you press the playback button, you will not operate a camera at all.
• After you change a mode, the step zoom setting may become OFF.
2. Improved stability the lens control at normal AF.

[ version 1.12 ]

• If you register the Aperture priority mode (A mode) in the [My setting 2], a shutter speed will be fixed.
• With your setting the [Sequential No.] is ON, after a file number reached to "9999", the "File Number Over" message will appear and you will not able to take a picture any longer.
August 3, 2007
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