7d Mk II - This does not make sense!

Started Apr 25, 2013 | Discussions thread
Matt
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In reply to tvstaff, Apr 27, 2013

tvstaff wrote:

Wyville wrote:

tvstaff wrote:

I really don't understand why Canon would make the new 7d Mk II anything BUT Full Frame.

As others have commented a full frame 7D is a 5DmkIII, so it wouldn't make sense for Canon to label an existing camera with a new name.

No it's not. A FF 7D is not a 5D.

The photo focus system
video focus system
controls
LCD size
frame
the DIGIC5+ is not the same as the Dual "Digic 4"
 the ISO ranges AND memory card use... not the same and more!

come on now ... lets not be silly

If you don't understand why the 7D is what it is, a high end APS-C sports/wildlife camera, then you are better off buying a 60D or a 6D.

What a condescending statement.

It would seem I understand quite well.  There are many important design and modality differences you should learn about.

Please uderstand my feelings about the camera I want.

what you want is exactly a 5D3 plus waterproof (which is a 1D or doesnt exist) Yes they cost more as those features cost.

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