Following Nikon’s announcement at CES 2019 of a Nikkor Z 14-30mm f/four S ultra-wide zoom lens for its Z6 and Z7the corporate has revealed that it is engaged on firmware so as to add Eye AF to its first full-frame mirrorless cameras.
Eye AF is a function that is impressed us within the likes on Sony’s Alpha A7R III and A7 IIIand we felt it was one thing that was lacking from the Z6 and Z7, so it is nice to see that Nikon is listening to person suggestions.
Nikons says Eye AF, which is able to see the cameras robotically detect a topic’s eyes to make attaining crucial focus simpler, is “underneath growth”.
Together with Eye AF, Nikon has additionally introduced that it is going to be including help for uncooked video output by way of firmware. This function will work with the ATOMOS Ninja V to output video in uncooked format, utilizing the ProRes RAW codec. Lastly, Nikon can be planning to make the Z6 and Z7 suitable with CFexpress reminiscence playing cards, which share the identical kind issue because the XQD reminiscence playing cards the cameras use.
A launch date for the brand new firmware updates remains to be to be confirmed.
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