Sony’s RX-10 quite a hit. Nikon firmware update disables third party batteries and Nikon batteries in third party battery grips. Canon exec hints at EOS-M3 for second half 2014. Canon 5D Mk III not working with third party batteries. Canon releases firmware for the 7D that doesn’t matter. Latest 7D Mk II rumour is that there won’t be one. DxOMark says that the Nikon Df outperforms the Nikon D4 in low light. Leica releases 6 Summicron C cine lenses. $97,500 takes the set. Adobe releases Lightroom 5.3, DNG Converter 5.3 and Adobe Camera Raw 8.3. Cameras added include Nikon D610, Nikon D5300, Nikon Df, Sony A7/A7r, and Olympus OM-D E-M1 amongst others.
Leica releases firmware upgrades for the S, S2 and M. Nikon releases the D5300. The D610 us spot free (so far). Nikon sues Sakar for patent infringement. Nikon releases the 58/1.4G lens for full frames. Sigma announces the 24-105/4 ART. Sony releases the RX-10, the A7 and the A7R and announces new FE lens lineup. Fuji release the X-E2 and XQ1 and shows some love for the older X100 with new firmware. Panasonic releases the palm sized Lumix GM-1 MILC and 12-32mm lens.