Panasonic GH1 and G1 Firmware Updates

Panasonic GH1

Panasonic has released firmware updates for the GH1 and G1 cameras.

GH1 Release Notes

1. Improved Auto Focus performance for the subject in low contrast.

2. Decreased the operation noise of Auto Focus in Motion Picture recording for H-H020 lens.

(In order to minimize the operation noise of Auto Focus, the Auto Focus operation speed is reduced in Motion Picture recording.)

3. Improved the stability of AE(Auto Exposure) control for H-ES045 lens(to be introduced in Oct., 2009).

G1 Release Notes

1. Improved Auto Focus performance for the subject in low contrast.

2. Improved the stability of AE(Auto Exposure) control for H-ES045 lens(to be introduced in Oct., 2009).

You can download the updates via the following links:

GH1 firmware version 1.2

G1 firmware version 1.4

Lens Picks for the Micro Four Thirds System

Olympus E-P1

After reading the article on how the Micro Four Thirds cameras can become an entire system, one may really try to decide on which lenses will be best for them. With such a large selection available, it can be hard to decide which ones may suit you the best if you’ve just stuck with one camera system to begin with and never had much experience with others. That being said, the following letter came in from a reader.

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