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Panasonic releases new firmware for DMC-LX3, which adds several new features including High Dynamic mode,
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At this time of writing, the Firmware download link is down on Panasonic’s website. This can be downloaded from [see below]. Before applying this to the camera, please follow the steps on Panasonic’s official firmware update guide.
When the bin image is placed on the root of an SD card and loaded into the camera, the following will be displayed when the camera is switched on in “Playback” mode, assuming its firmware has not been updated yet and the battery has a full charge:
The firmware update process takes around 10 seconds. The following message is displayed during the update:
Once the update completes, the camera will return to the playback mode.
Update: Panasonic left a note saying it suspended its download link due to investigate the reliability of the firmware. Those who applied this firmware are advised to take note of any customisations they have on the camera and perform a reset (Reset in the setup menu) to restore the camera settings to its defaults: