updated 04:39 pm EDT, Wed October 3, 2012
New Canon, Fujifilm, Leica cameras get support
Adobe has announced the availability of final releases for both Lightroom 4.2 and Camera Raw 7.2 today. The new updates bring functionality improvements and added raw file and tethered capture support for a range of new cameras. A number of new devices from Canon, Fujifilm, Leaf, Leica, Nikon, Panasonic, Pentax, Samsung, and Sony are now supported.
The updates bring raw file support for the Canon EOS 650D/Rebel T4i, Canon EOS M, Fujifilm XF1, Fujifilm X-E1, Fuji FinePix F800EXR, Leaf Credo 40, Leaf Credo 60, Leica S, Leica D-LUX 6, Leica V-Lux 4, Nikon Coolpix P7700, Nikon 1 J2, Panasonic DMC-G5, Panasonic DMC-LX7, Panasonic DMC-FZ200, Pentax K-30, Samsung EX2F, Sony Alpha NEX-5R, Sony Alpha NEX-6, Sony Alpha SLT-A99V, and Sony DSC-RX100.
For tethered capture support, the newly supported devices include the Nikon D4, Nikon D800, Nikon D800e, Canon EOS Kiss X5, Canon EOS Kiss REBEL T3i, Canon EOS 1100D, Canon EOS 5D Mark III, and Canon EOS 1D X.
Additionally, the Lightroom 4.2 and Camera Raw 7.2 final releases correct issues that had been reported in their initial releases.
Lightroom 4.2 is available as a free download for Lightroom 4 customers, and the Camera Raw plug-in is available as a free download for customers that own Photoshop CS6. The updates, which can be downloaded at Adobe's site, are available for both Mac and Windows platforms.