Full Frame on the Cheap: 1DsII vs 5D Classic Locked

Started Jun 5, 2012 | Discussions thread
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Re: Full Frame on the Cheap: 1DsII vs 5D Classic
In reply to thelensmeister, Jun 7, 2012

With that price, it makes much more senses to get a used 5D2 that is better in every aspect on OP needs as she doesn't need beef-up AF in her types of shots and 5D2 AF (with center-point only) is also very good.

thelensmeister wrote:

My advice is to go Nikon D700. Much better camera in build and features than 5D.
The 1Dsii IMHO is a bit of a dinosoar and yes i have owned one.

Cheapest way though I suppose is 5D. and yes i still own one and shoot paid work with it.
You will want to change the focus screen for MF.

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