Hack your Canon DIGIC II Cameras

Ever wanted to shoot RAW and having a DOF-calculator in your Canon point-and-shoot digital cameras? or do you want to play games with your Canon cameras?

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Now you can have those cool features including Live histogram (RGB, blended, luminance and for each RGB channel), Zebra mode (blinking highlights and shadows), Battery indicator, Scripts execution (exposure/focus/… bracketing, intervalometer and more), File browser, Text reader, Calendar and many more with the CHDK firmware.

The CHDK firmware is a hacked firmware for Canon DIGIC II cameras. The CHDK firmware is an additional program which gets loaded into the memory of the camera, so it does not touch your original firmware. If you have a problem, just turn your cam off or remove the batteries to remove the CHDK firmware.

The CHDK firmware is available for Canon digital cameras of the following models: A610, A620, A630, A640, A710IS, S3IS. New features get implemented frequently, so check the timeline for the latest changes, or the FAQ for a complete list.


See also: Photography Hacks





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3 Comments »

Comment by Josh
2007-05-24 17:37:20

This is gold! Thanks mate!

 
Comment by ice
2008-07-06 15:16:39

how can i dowload this ?? can u help me?

 
Comment by sky_gazer Subscribed to comments via email
2008-07-09 12:54:48

Yo can download theis file from teh above link and need to check teh camera firmaware first

Canon A570IS I’m using it works bingo but needs to to be updated everytime I start.

Use a card reader and instal the unzipped files in the root dir of the card …

 

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