Canon 5D Mark III and 60D Firmware Updates

Canon has issued a firmware update for the 5D Mark III.  Version 1.1.3 adds the following :

  • Supports the new EF 40mm f/2.8 STM lens that is to be released at the end of June, 2012.
  • Fixes a phenomenon in which an image may become underexposed when using the Auto Lighting Optimizer for continuous Auto Exposure Bracketing shooting.
  • Fixes a phenomenon in which the backlight of the LCD monitor may not turn off depending on the camera settings and timing.
  • Fixes a phenomenon in which the camera’s power may not turn on when a super-telephoto lens is mounted to the camera with an extender
  • Corrects mistakes in the Dutch, Italian, Korean, Norwegian, Polish, and Swedish menu screens.

Canon USA 5D Mark III Drivers/Support page

Canon has also issued a firmware update for the 60D.  The new firmware version 1.1.1 includes the following updates:

  • Fixes a phenomenon where the camera’s serial number that is displayed in the shooting information of the image does not display the correct serial number.
  • Corrects errors in the Greek, Italian, and Portuguese menu screens.

Canon USA 60D Drivers/Support page

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