Weekend Humor: Canon Firmware Bug Renders All Photos of Musicians as Their Instruments

Chris Gampat Nikon D3s Concerts (2 of 22)

Weekend Humor isn’t meant to be taken seriously. So don’t, ya rube.

It was supposed to be a standard firmware update for Canon, but due to a few sleeping interns, it was one that produced unsavory results. A line of code was accidentally slipped into the update that triggered the camera’s microphone when taking still images. The sound received then screwed with the sensor in that it changed the content of the image. Canon-toting concert photographers everywhere noticed this when their photographs rendered musicians as the sum of their parts.

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