Firmware hack for Rebel XTI/400D

posted on 21st of september, 2009

While searching for a potential upgrade to my Rebel XTI (400D) camera, I came across a message thread about a new firmware hack for Rebel XTI.

I've given it a try and after the hack, it seems to work as advertised. It now has ISO3200 and some more ISO settings in between the default ISO settings, like ISO500. The most interesting thing to me is the added spot metering mode. At one time, I was considering if I should upgrade to a Rebel XSI for the extra metering mode. One other added feature is checking the actual shutter count.

For the curious/adventurous ones, the following is the thread:

Firmware hack Rebel XTi /400D enables ISO 3200, Spot metering

* Disclaimer: if you/your friend decides to try it, do it at your own risks. I will not take any responsibility for damage/negative results.

No Comments

This article has been read 4265 times. 1 readers have found this article useful.
Photo credits: Quentin Bargate, Icefront, Kyolshin, Mario Lopes, Nikolai Sorokin.

About me

confidential info

Blogs Exclusive user
May (1)

Stock Photography that BLOGS!

Interact, make friends, share tips and techniques, have fun. Dreamstime wants your ideas and thoughts whether you are a photographer, designer or regular user. Create a blog to tell your story, promote favorite images and photographers, post tutorials or simply exchange opinions with your with fellow dreamstimers.

Don't forget words and pictures go great together so make sure you choose some Dreamstime favorite pics to brighten your article. For inspiration, check out the hottest or the most useful blogs on the left.

Create a blog to tell your story, promote favorite stock images and photographers

Create your blog

My favorite articles


More favorite articles

Related image searches

canon xti 400d firmware hack

Canon related stock images