Canon has announced a series of additional firmware updates for the Canon EOS R5, EOS R6 and EOS-1D X Mark III introducing a range of new professional features, new controls and performance enhancements, in answer to requests from working photographers. The latest update enables filmmakers to use cine-servo lenses on the EOS R5.
It's a simple process to download the Canon firmware update – simply visit the support section of the Canon website, and select your product from the pop-up to get started.
"It's great to know that when you buy one of these cameras, you can trust Canon to keep pushing the products further and then give you these updates for free," says action sports photographer, filmmaker and Canon Ambassador Richard Walch.
Adventure sports photographer Martin Bissig is equally enthusiastic about the continued development: "It's really cool that Canon listens not only to us pros but to enthusiasts as well. It gives you a good feeling to know that the company is listening and continuing to add future-proof qualities to these cameras."
Richard, Martin and fellow Canon Ambassador Eddie Keogh have put the new features enabled by the Canon firmware update to the test on some demanding shoots. Here are the highlights…