Canon has introduced a firmware update for the three professional mirrorless and DSLR camera system the EOS the R . New versions of firmware are based on customer feedback. For EOS R5 (firmware v1.3), EOS R6 (v1.3 firmware), and EOS 1D X Mark III (v1.4 firmware), updates are now available to help streamline workflows and provide even more creative freedom.
Improved image quality and increased usability
Updates for EOS R5 include the possibility of recording in the format Full HD with a frequency of 120 frames / sec and extended customization of the camera. Users can now save individual and preferred settings of the device to a memory card, which will allow them to be copied to other cameras or easily restored to the same one if the settings have been changed. It also became possible to turn off the LCD screen during shooting and use it only to view the footage, which makes this model similar in principle to a DSLR camera. EOS R5 and EOS R6 Firmware Updates Provide Always-On Manual RF Lens Adjustment, thanks to which it will be possible to perform manual focus correction in Servo AF mode .
Optimization of work processes
With the new Secure Image Transfer feature, professional photographers using the EOS R5 can safely save and quickly FTP their photos protected from accidental deletion. EOS 1D X Mark III and EOS R5 users can now see on the camera screen how long it will take to transfer files.
Advanced video functions
The new firmware for the EOS R5 and EOS 1D X Mark III models allows you to record RAW video at a low bit rate, which reduces the size of video files and shortens the time it takes to send them. The update has also expanded the EOS R5’s video capabilities to support Canon Log 3 gamma , which is found on all Cinema EOS cameras , for increased dynamic range, superior color grading capabilities and easy file management. The firmware also includes the ability to record video with IPB interframe compression and low bit rate, which allows you to create small files that are even easier to share.
The company Canon will continue to introduce new functionality for the three cameras based on user feedback to simplify the embodiment of creative ideas photographers and videographers. In particular, the company plans to add the Canon Log 3 gamut in future firmware releases for the EOS R6 and EOS 1D X Mark III .