5DIII light leak confirmed by Canon

Started Apr 13, 2012 | Discussions thread
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5DIII light leak confirmed by Canon
Apr 13, 2012

Well, I guess that settles it:

http://www.usa.canon.com/cusa/support/consumer?pageKeyCode=prdAdvDetail&docId=0901e02480538fc7

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In extremely dark environments, if the LCD panel illuminates, the displayed exposure value may change as a result of the AE sensor’s detection of light from the LCD panel.

Affected Product *

Canon EOS 5D Mark III Digital SLR Camera

*If your $3500 copy doesn't have it, you are likely not using a genuine Canon 5DIII (:grin:).

Kudos to Canon, though, for acknowledging the issue so fast.

Canon EOS 5D Mark III
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