A new firmware has been released for Panasonic's premium manual compact digital camera, the LUMIX DMC-LX3. Firmware Version 1.3 improves performance including auto white balance. The firmware also rectifies several minor issues to enhance operation. Panasonic invites all users of DMC-LX3 to apply the updated firmware. The new firmware is available worldwide at this link: http://panasonic.jp/support/global/cs/dsc/.