Somehow I missed it- Came out this week, I’m pretty excited. I like the 5Dii for video, but the 30fps is driving me crazy! Looking forward to playing with the new audio monitor settings!

Here are the updates:

* Adds or changes the following movie frame rates.
NTSC:
1920×1080 : 30 fps (changed – actual 29.97 fps)
1920×1080 : 24 fps (added – actual 23.976 fps)
640×480 : 30 fps (changed – actual 29.97 fps)
PAL:
1920×1080 : 25 fps (added – actual 25.0 fps)
1920×1080 : 24 fps (added – actual 23.976 fps)
640×480 : 25 fps (added – actual 25.0 fps)
* Adds a function for manually adjusting the sound recording level (64 levels).
* Adds a histogram display (brightness or RGB) for shooting movies in manual exposure.
* Adds shutter-priority AE mode (Tv) and aperture-priority AE (Av) mode to the exposure modes for shooting movies.
* Changes the audio sampling frequency from 44.1 KHz to 48 KHz.
* Fixes a phenomenon where communication between the camera and the attached lens is sometimes interrupted after manual sensor cleaning. (This phenomenon only affects units with Firmware Version 1.2.4.)

Canon 5Dii Firmware Update

Somehow I missed it- Came out this week, I’m pretty excited. I like the 5Dii for video, but the 30fps is driving me crazy! Looking forward to playing with the new audio monitor settings!

Here are the updates:

* Adds or changes the following movie frame rates.
NTSC:
1920×1080 : 30 fps (changed – actual 29.97 fps)
1920×1080 : 24 fps (added – actual 23.976 fps)
640×480 : 30 fps (changed – actual 29.97 fps)
PAL:
1920×1080 : 25 fps (added – actual 25.0 fps)
1920×1080 : 24 fps (added – actual 23.976 fps)
640×480 : 25 fps (added – actual 25.0 fps)
* Adds a function for manually adjusting the sound recording level (64 levels).
* Adds a histogram display (brightness or RGB) for shooting movies in manual exposure.
* Adds shutter-priority AE mode (Tv) and aperture-priority AE (Av) mode to the exposure modes for shooting movies.
* Changes the audio sampling frequency from 44.1 KHz to 48 KHz.
* Fixes a phenomenon where communication between the camera and the attached lens is sometimes interrupted after manual sensor cleaning. (This phenomenon only affects units with Firmware Version 1.2.4.)

Canon 5Dii Firmware Update