Canon EOS 6D

Announced Sep 17, 2012 •
20 megapixels | 3 screen | Full frame sensor
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I've been using the 6D for a few years now, and recently added a 5D3 to my kit that I bought used from Adorama. I noticed that with no memory cards in the camera, it starts up instantaneously. If I had an SD card, it takes about .5 seconds to boot, and with a CF card + SD, almost 2 seconds. The 6D never seemed to have a delayed startup time when I added a card, so this is surprising to me. Is this normal for this camera or if not, is it cause for concern?
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I've been using the Canon 6D for some time, but I've been thinking about the Sony A7r ii in an effort to increase resolution without sacrificing low noise. Your thoughts, please. --Landscaper
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I'm going to visit Banff and Jasper in late September and would appreciate advice on what photographic equipment to bring. I have a Canon 6D which I'll bring. I am thinking of bringing only two or three lenses. Canon 100-400 L IS II (mainly for wildlife) Canon 17-40 L (mainly for landscapes) Canon 50mm 1.4 (not sure about this one even though I like it a lot) Lenses I don't plan to bring: Canon 24-105 L and Canon 70-200 F4 L IS Also thinking of bringing a Benro Velocity Tripod B+W Circular...
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Hi all.  I am an amature when it comes to photography, and admittedly am punching above my wight and knowledge, using a canon 6D that was gifted to me.  For the first 6 months I was stunned and impressed by the shots that I was able to take, but something has gone wrong and I have no idea where to even start looking for what the problem might be.  I am using a sigma 30mm 1.4 (and have been using this all along) and now I am having issues with focus and soft blurry photos. I take a lot of...
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So we are in the shadow of incoming announcements and people are yelling 6D2 and 5D4 and Im thinking, I can JUST afford a 5D3. Lately in my area, there has been a big sale for cameras and the 6D has dropped from $2k Australian dollars to $1700 and the 5D3 has dropped under $3000 when its normally a $3600 camera. I have been slowly saving for a 5D4 and will be in the market for my first FF DSLR in 2017 around the same time as this post - Call me crazy, but should I just get the 5D3 or 6D now...
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During the first week of July I did 3 dates on the Vans Warped Tour and on the second day I noticed there was a random piece of light that were showing up randomly on pictures. It dosent show up in live view, and depending on the incoming light sometimes its not there. Also this is showing up on all my lenses (24-70, 70-200, ect) I tried searching the google to see if this was a sensor problem or not but couldn't find anything. Anyone know what this could be?
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Hello my friends :) Since about 15+ years I am in the Canon camp. Currently in use is a 5D2, 6D, some L zooms and fast Sigma primes. I am not planning to give up on those. Many years back, I used to shoot film on my dad's old Contax RTS with a Zeiss 50/1.4 lens. I found it with a bit of practice really easy to nail manually the focus, even outside the micro-prism, just on the screen surface. The focus was clearly visible. Unfortunately this "easy" manual focusing changed completely with...
By: gaston la touche (1 week ago)
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I have a fuji X100, is a x100T a dramatic upgrade?My x100 compares very well to my Canon 6d,will the X100T overtake the 6D?
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Hello, I'm sorry to start with yet another question about 80d vs 6d but... here I go. I want to upgrade my 550d (that I need to fix since I kinda broke it...) and I'm looking mainly for IQ and sharpness/focus. I read many threads/reviews about the 80d, 6d and 7d mk II but there's one thing I haven't found that much and is related to the sharpness/focus of an image. I know the 80d is a more versatile camera, but based on the image comparisons I found, the 6d always have the sharpest images...
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Fear not, I've already used the Search function xD I currently own a Canon 6D with a decent set of lenses, and a SX50 bridge camera to drop in my backpack for cycling trips, quick hikes etc. etc. What I noticed is that my life would be much, much easier if I could add something "in between" the full frame and the bridge camera. A system that I could carry with me during multi-day trips, offering a useful focal range and general good all around performance. Last year I already owned the old...
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