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Olympus OM-D E-M1 The first Micro Four Thirds camera that offers phase detect focusing so you can use Four Thirds DSLR lenses normally as well a Micro Four Thirds lenses.

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There is one 'positive' out of that, it forces you to go right through the menu settings & for you to review each of those settings.
I filled in one of the spreadsheets that someone created, but with a backup E-M1, I find it quicker just to go through all the menus on both and copy manually. Having said that, I've left mine on 4.3 as I don't have any of the lenses that later updates were for, so avoided the extra version to fix the mistake.
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Re: E-M1 Firmware update

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I filled in one of the spreadsheets that someone created, but with a backup E-M1, I find it quicker just to go through all the menus on both and copy manually. Having said that, I've left mine on 4.3 as I don't have any of the lenses that later updates were for, so avoided the extra version to fix the mistake.
Mine is still on 4.4. I'll get around to it when I have nothing more interesting to do.
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I've left mine on 4.3 as I don't have any of the lenses that later updates were for, so avoided the extra version to fix the mistake.
Only the major changes get listed. There are often smaller fixes applied too, so it's usually worth upgrading in the hope you avoid a problem you may not be aware of at the moment. .
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Only the major changes get listed. There are often smaller fixes applied too, so it's usually worth upgrading in the hope you avoid a problem you may not be aware of at the moment. .
I agree early on, there may be something useful that's not declared, but the E-M1 has had it's share of goodies, so it's pretty much in maintenance mode now I think. Shout if I'm missing something exciting though Steve
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You're probably right Bruce.
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Re: E-M1 Firmware update

Mine is still on v4.4, might get round to updating it one day, but not in any rush
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