Sorry everyone that I've not been as present as usual, many of you, among others, are keeping me very busy with off-forum matters, that I'm grateful for. As we go along, all I can say is what an amazing time for camera technology! I'm sure this year will yield even more interesting developments.
I do see there have been some users having a go with the Focus Stack tool, with some varying results.
This past week, Brad Kaye, our CI IEMT (Intrepid Expert of Many Things), spent some time with the Focus Stack tool from the version 2 software and published this hands on report, which may be helpful.
Also - CI has rated the firmware updates for XF and IQ cameras as *Approved for XF, *Not approved for IQ. See below link for details: