Canon Product Advisory Offers Inspection/Fix for 5D Mark III Owners w/ “Light Leak” Problem

Canon 5D Mark III "Light Leak" Fix

Canon has issued another product advisory (see the last one) for the 5D Mark III with regard to the LCD panel “light leak” issue.  Canon has identified a specific range of affected serial numbers for the 5D3 and will offer a free inspection for owners who wish to send their camera to Canon beginning in May.

See the full advisory and contact details below. [Read more…]

Canon DPP Software Update Due in April for 5D Mark III “Soft Image” Fix

Canon 5D Mark III

Canon Japan has issued a statement acknowledging a problem with the Canon Digital Photo Professional software when used to convert 5D Mark III RAW files.  When using DPP 3.11.10, 5D Mark III images can appear soft.  Canon says it will update the software for a mid-April release, which should provide a solution to this problem.

[Canon Japan via Digital Picture]