Nikon has introduced firmware model 2.1 for its Z9 mirrorless digital camera system. Whereas not practically as important because the model 2.0 replace launched again in April, model 2.1 does carry enhancements, most notably within the autofocus (AF) division but additionally to deal with a difficulty that customers had been encountering at sporting occasions.
The primary new function is a Excessive-Frequency Flicker Discount mode. Whereas the automated Anti-Flicker already current within the digital camera can account for lights with 50 or 60Hz flickering, this new function will let customers fine-tune shutter speeds in increments as small as 1/96th EV to deal with fast-refreshing LED show boards usually used at sporting occasions. This supplies a method to discover a shutter velocity at which flickering is minimized if not totally eradicated.
Nikon has additionally made the Face- and Eye-detection AF modes ‘stickier’ in AF-C modes and improved autofocus so AF monitoring with topics that take up a smaller portion of the body is improved.
You’ll be able to obtain firmware model 2.1 for the Nikon Z9 on Nikon’s obtain web page.
Nikon releases firmware model 2.10 for the Nikon Z 9 full-frame mirrorless digital camera
MELVILLE, NY (July 6, 2022) –Nikon Inc. is happy to announce the discharge of firmware model 2.10 for the Nikon Z 9 full-frame/FX-format mirrorless digital camera, which is on the market at present.
Firmware model 2.10 introduces a brand new Excessive-Frequency Flicker Discount perform. When Excessive-Frequency Flicker Discount is enabled in picture capturing mode, shutter velocity might be fine-tuned in increments from the conventional 1/3 or 1/2 EV to these as small as 1/96* EV. The power supplied by this new perform to regulate shutter velocity extra exactly than ever earlier than makes it attainable to suppress the consequences of flicker, even when signboards and lighting that use high-frequency LEDs are included within the angle of view with capturing.
AF efficiency has additionally been additional improved, notably growing AF monitoring efficiency with small topics (those who take up a really small portion of the body) in addition to focus accuracy when eye/face-detection AF is used with continuous-servo AF (AF-C).
Nikon will repeatedly meet customers’ wants by well timed updates of firmware variations with varied helpful features.
The brand new firmware is on the market for obtain now from the Nikon web site.
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* When [High-frequency flicker reduction] is enabled, shutter velocity might be fine-tuned in very small increments at speeds between 1/8000 and 1/30 s.