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Canon EOS 5D Mark III hands-on preview and video

By dpreview staff on Mar 2, 2012 at 05:00 GMT
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We've had a chance to handle Canon's EOS 5D Mark III 22MP HD DSLR and have prepared a detailed preview and video. The specifications may initially look a little familiar but almost every component has been updated or improved. It gains most of its ergonomics from the EOS 7D but inherits the sophisticated 61-point AF system from the EOS-1D X. It also comes with a range of movie-focused features and promises of a 2-stop improvement in low-light performance. The camera will be available from the end of March 2012.


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sravpes
By sravpes (Mar 2, 2012)

WOW!

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sandy b
By sandy b (Mar 2, 2012)

Looks pretty good, nice upgrade. More change beneath the surface than I first thought. I think its going to make a lot of Canon users very happy. I hope they review it along side the D800.

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