Firmware Friday: Leica S2, Ricoh GXR, Sigma DP1x & DP2x

Camera    Firmware Update

Below you will find this week’s firmware updates.  Hit the manufacturer website links for more details and download instructions for the firmware.

Leica S2 firmware version 1.0.1.8 – “[I]ncludes a revision of the setting procedure for auto-bracketing. Additionally, the menu-control button at the top right of the camera can now be programmed to carry out a custom function, allowing users quick access to settings.” [Leica website owners' area]

Ricoh GXR firmware version 1.37 – “The focus setting may not be reflected properly if the shooting mode is manually set to [S] mode (Shutter priority mode) in the [Edit My Settings] menu. In the [M] mode (Manual Exposure mode), after you have set aperture and a shutter speed using the [One Press M mode] function, then if you change a shutter speed, aperture may be also changed.” [Ricoh website]

Sigma DP1x firmware version 1.02 – “Capture priority mode is incorporated RAW+JPEG. simultaneous recording is incorporated. High AF speed is enhanced. Functions related to focus frame is enhanced. Image quality of the LCD monitor is improved. Enlarge Display function when in AF is added. Switching focus mode order is changed to enhance the integration with the DP2x. A phenomenon which produced noise under certain conditions is fixed.” [Sigma website]

Sigma DP2x firmware version 1.01 – “RAW+JPEG simultaneous recording is incorporated. Functions related to focus frame is enhanced. A phenomenon which produced noise under certain conditions is fixed.” [Sigma website]