onOne Software has announced DSLR Camera Remote HD for the iPad. This new application will be available in late November 2010.
Canon Digital Photo Professional v3.9.2 (updater), along with updaters for the latest versions of EOS Utility 2.9.0, Picture Style Editor 1.8.0 and Original Data Security Tools 1.9.0 (for Windows), is now available for download from the Canon Europe site. Select your application and language to find the proper download link.
Changes with Digital Photo Professional 3.9.2:
Note that v3.9.1 was the DPP version shipped with the initial Canon EOS 60D DSLRs.
(thanks John & Tim)
You typically want to install your region-specific version of Nikon's software:
Nikon Europe has posted ViewNX 2.0.3 and Camera Control Pro 2.8.0 for download.
Important announcement regarding illegaly sold Nikon software product keys
It has come to our attention that product keys for Nikon software are being illegally sold and distributed from websites. We have confirmed the illegal sale and/or distribution of product keys for, as well as the unauthorised use of, the following products.
- Capture NX
- Capture NX 2
- Camera Control Pro
- Camera Control Pro 2
When unauthorised software use is confirmed in relation to the software license agreement, measures that prevent the use of Nikon software are implemented. Please contact Nikon if you believe that you have purchased an authentic product key, but the software indicates that the product key is unauthorized and the software can no longer be used.
When purchasing Nikon software, Nikon recommends purchasing CD package versions from stores and/or online retailers authorised to handle Nikon products, or from Nikon's own online shop (limited availability). Nikon's own online shop is the only online source for authentic Nikon software product keys. Nikon does not sell product keys for its software applications from any other e-commerce website.
Be aware that Nikon cannot be held responsible for any loss in profit or income resulting from the use of unauthorized product keys, except in cases where legal liability can be proven.
For more information regarding this matter, contact the Nikon Support Centre.
Click on the "Product Details" tab to see the list of new cameras and lenses supported in these software updates.
Lightroom Journal also has the scoop.
Apple has released Aperture 3.1.
Hit the link for the rather long list of improvements. Included is compatibility with Apple's new iLife '11.
"Samyang AE 14 mm f/2,8 ED AS IF UMC lens with Nikon F mount available for sale at the turn of 2010/2011
Samyang AE 14 mm f/2,8 ED AS IF UMC is due for release at the turn of 2010/2011. The lens was officially introduced during the international photographic fair Photokina 2010 in Cologne.
New Samyang AE 14 mm f/2,8 ED AS IF UMC featuring Nikon F mount, will be available for sale in just over two months time, that is at the turn of 2010/2011. Recommended retail price for the product has been set at €329."
DxO Optics Pro v6.5 has been announced with availability planned for November.
Nikon has posted the manuals for three of the new lenses:
Canon has posted EOS 5D Mark II Firmware Update Version 2.0.8.
This firmware update (Version 2.0.8) incorporates the following changes and fixes.
1. Fixes a phenomenon in which movies are not taken at the shooting mode registered in the user's settings if a shooting mode Aperture priority (or Shutter priority) is registered in any of the camera's user settings (C1, C2, C3) and the user attempts to shoot a movie.
2. Fixes a phenomenon in which the shutter will not release when pressing the shutter button when the auto power off function is set to "on".
3. Fixes a phenomenon in which overexposure occurs when shooting a Live View shooting simulation with the ISO speed set to L.
4. Fixes a phenomenon in which the settings of the Speedlite transmitter ST-E2 revert to the default settings when both the camera and the ST-E2 are set to auto power off.
5. Fixes a phenomenon in which the Macro Ring Lite (MR-14EX, MT-24EX) and slave flash do not sync while shooting wirelessly.
The Nikon D7000 Owners Manual is now available for download.
Ronkonkoma, NY, Oct. 14, 2010 – Sigma Corporation of America, a leading researcher, developer, manufacturer and service provider of some of the world's most impressive lines of lenses, cameras and flashes, is pleased to announce that the company’s 85mm F1.4 EX DG HSM lens is now available for purchase in the United States for the MSRP of $1,400 and the estimated street price of $899.
Check out the awesome RipCurl video Timeslice Films created using 52 Canon EOS Rebel T2i cameras. Very cool!
Can you buy T2i's by the case?
I've used tripods unconventionally for video support, but here is a great HDSLR tripod application I have not tried to date:
The Tamron 18-270mm f/3.5-6.3 Di II VC Lens rebate is $150. Several others are $100.
PMA has announced the PSPA/SPAA 2011 conference, colocating with the WPPI convention.
Canon has posted an EF 8-15mm f/4L USM Fisheye Lens sample movie titled "with" along with a Making of "with" documentary video.
The Nikon Digitutor D7000 is now online.
Nikon's latest lens catalog is now available for download.