Recent content by heyjp

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    Patent: Eye-controlled autofocus for mirrorless cameras

    I had eye control on the A2E back in the 90’s. It was amazing!! Absolutely perfect for framing. The focus was activated the same as today...when you half-press the shutter release. So you frame your shot, look at your focus point, half-depress, the target focus point lights up, and you...
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    6D Firmware 1.1.4 released

    hah. Just got an email from the Magic Lantern dude that is working the 6D features. He just added and is testing an Auto-Off for GPS today. Sweet. Jim
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    6D Firmware 1.1.4 released

    Shoot. Been watching for a firmware update for a year to fix the GPS issue. GPS is certainly a great feature to have. It uses about 25% of the battery per day, or about 1% per hour. Which means if you have it on for an 10-hour shoot, you lose about 10% of your battery, or instead of 800...
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    Canon EOS 6D Firmware by June? [CR1]

    I really, really REALLY hope they switch the GPS setup so you can configure it to shut off after a timeout or when you turn the power switch off (unless you have GPS Logging enabled.) Jeez loueezzz, the battery goes dead in 3-4 days if you leave GPS on in your bag with data logging off. I want...