Pentax K20D Firmware Update

Pentax has issued a firmware update for the K20D.  According to DP Review, the firmware  “addresses the problem characterized on the DPReview forums in which ‘hot’ pixels could appear when the 2-second self times was used.”  The official party line is that new firmware “[m]inimize[s] the noise when taking picture with 2 seconds self-timer mode.”  It is available here for download.