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Nikon D810 and D610 firmware update photos not exposing the same now

The problem is your shutter speed is too fast for the type of lighting you have. Most LED lights flicker (and fluorescents, in a slightly different manner and degree) at either 50/60 Hz, or 100/120 Hz,...
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How do I tell if my Godox trigger or flash needs a firmware update?

There are three steps to determine this. Find out what firmware version you're currently using: Devices with a MENU button (other than the AD200/AD200 Pro), press the MENU button. A1: Hold down the ...
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How do I troubleshoot my Godox firmware updating process?

Here are some common issues with Godox firmware updating: Mismatching firmware file Whatever you do, DO NOT USE A FIRMWARE FILE FOR A DIFFERENT DEVICE. This is a basic tenet of all firmware updates: ...
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Update camera (bios/firmware flash) with features from newer camera?

In some degree you are right about some options which depend of the software. As one example I can give you 77D and 70D. As you can suppose first is new model, which have option to set maximum Auto ...
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Failed attempt to install Magic Lantern on Canon EOS M50

What you downloaded and put on your camera was simply a piece of firmware that allows you to change the boot flag of the camera. IT IS NOT A MAGIC LANTERN BUILD; it is a developers' tool that allows a ...
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Is the Preview file always the photo taken by the camera?

When you take a photo with a digital camera, The camera collects the raw data from the image sensor, processes it, and creates a JPEG preview image. This preview image is attached to the main image ...
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How can I update the firmware on my Godox gear on a Mac (OSX) or Linux computer?

OSX-only options G3 / F3 Godox/Flashpoint has released an OSX version of the G3/F3 updater. However, as of 2023, it only supports updates for the following devices: AD100/200/300/400/1200 Pro V1 ...
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What changed between Nikon D750 "C" firmware versions 1.02 and 1.12?

The was information was there on the Download Center page for the D750, you just didn't scroll down enough. Below the Changes from “C” Firmware Version 1.11 to 1.12 section is another section: ...
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Canon EOS t3i software on EOS T5

No, T3i firmware will not install on your T5. Firmware is always very specific to each camera model. Magic Lantern is a free 3rd party firmware add-on that is available for many different Canon ...
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What programming languages are used to write camera firmware?

The source code of MagicLantern (an alternative/extension firmware for Canon DSLRs) is written mostly in C.
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Nikon D810 and D610 firmware update photos not exposing the same now

(While this is not the most likely explanation for the examples posted in the question, which scottbb covered very well, someone else who finds this question and has a similar problem - changes in ...
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Is it normal for Sigma lenses to stop working after a Nikon camera firmware update?

I had the same problem with my Nikon D7100. After updating to the latest firmware none of my Sigma lenses would autofocus. After much research I read that downgrading the firmware was virtually ...
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Is it normal for Sigma lenses to stop working after a Nikon camera firmware update?

Firmware updates for camera bodies (Nikon, Canon, Pentax, Sony, and others) sometimes disrupt compatibility with 3rd party lenses. Sigma is likely to produce a firmware update for recent lenses. Older ...
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Magic Lantern equivalent for Nikon or Panasonic?

With the Panasonic camera (if you have a tablet or smart phone) you could download imageapp https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.panasonic.avc.cng.imageapp&hl=en_GB which allows ...
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Magic Lantern equivalent for Nikon or Panasonic?

Though the models specified in this question are not supported, however: Nikon: http://nikonhacker.com/ Panasoinc: http://www.gh1-hack.info/ source: https://www.digitaltrends.com/photography/camera-...
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Why I am I stuck at the "yes" bar when trying to update firmware on my Nikon D700?

You should not be pressing the selector button. It's asking you to press the OK button, and that is at the bottom left.
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Is the firmware of the Canon 430EX III-RT updatable?

Generally, when there is an issue between a Canon EOS camera and a Canon flash, if possible Canon will issue an update for the camera to work around the issue. I'm not sure I've ever seen a user ...
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How can I update the firmware on my Godox gear on a Mac (OSX) or Linux computer?

Often, without Windows, it's impossible to update firmware on devices that don't support operating systems other than Windows, unless some kind open-source developers take it upon themselves to ...
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What programming languages are used to write camera firmware?

From what I have talked to people that write firmware: They all used C. A classic example that I've loved to death: The fantastic FOSS mp3 player firnware Rockbox is mostly written in C. I guess ...
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Update camera (bios/firmware flash) with features from newer camera?

"The only difference being the sensor" already makes it unlikely - unless the circuitry around the sensor and ADCs is 100% register level compatible, an off-label firmware would already miserably fail ...
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Firmware Update Canon EOS 80D

One possibility: The .pdf instructions contained in the download says that the SD card should be 64MB or more up to 128GB or less. So the size of your 64GB card should not be an issue, but the card ...
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How do I fix loading the wrong firmware image onto a Godox flash?

The only way to fix an E9 error is to reload the correct firmware image onto your flash, if you can. But since it's such a new model, Godox hasn't published any firmware updates on their website, yet. ...
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Where to download D7000 Firmware version 1.04?

It depends if your camera is a Nikon D7000 A or B version. Follow the link for the download. In the above link, depending on whether your camera is ver-A or ver-B, the firmware will automatically ...
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Nikon Camera: Installing previous firmware version

Can I still load this file into the camera which now has the new firmware? Almost certainly. While the saved settings file is stored in a binary format, it is backwards compatible with the firmware ...
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How do I install the firmware update to a Nikon camera?

When you right click on the zip file, is there an option to "extract" all files? You need to unzip (extract the individual files contained within) the zip file first. Then you can copy the firmware ...
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Why can't I update the firmware on my Nikon Coolpix?

Apparently my Coolpix B500 version 1.1 firmware has the same hitch. When I go to the firmware version menu pick all i get is the display of the version 1.1 with no other menu options. the reader ...
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Why can't I update the firmware on my Nikon Coolpix?

According to the Nikon instructions, after putting the firmware folder (created when you installed the downloaded dmg file) onto the memory card and turned the camera on- Select Firmware version in ...
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How to RESET YN560-TX PRO for Nikon after a failed firmware update?

If the YN560-TX won't even power up or exit update mode, there's not much you can do besides return it to wherever you bought it for exchange or refund. If that's not an option, then you've got to ...
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Square format on Nikon D750 liveview

If you need to see a preview of the image in square format to aid in composition using the rear LCD, the easiest thing to do is what you suggest near the end of the question: mask the rear LCD screen ...
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Why I am I stuck at the "yes" bar when trying to update firmware on my Nikon D700?

That's correct. It's showing you the current and new firmware. [!Here is what my screen looks like. When I depress the select button, nothing happens. I can't select the version, It is stuck at yes ...
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