Canon EOS 5D Mark III

March 2nd announcement coverage:

For more on the Canon EOS 5D Mark III announcement, please see this planet5D coverage:

Purchase the Canon EOS 5D Mark III

From B&H Canon 5D Mark III Body $3499Canon 600EX-RT Speedlite $629

From Adorama Canon 5D Mark III Body $3499Canon 5D Mark III w/24-105 f/4L IS $4299

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Sample images

Hands on Reviews


The manual online here’s the download. Also available is the Canon EOS 5D Mark III Pocket Guide

ISO and other test videos


5DMKIII very quick video 3/3. Patrick Bonetta (video above)

I had the privilege to test the brand new Canon EOS 5DMKIII for 24 hours.
Here is one of the three segments i edited in one day.. This one was shot in 1 hour. Portrait mode, without any Post tricks and no color correction.
edited then exported to ApplePRORES file or H264.
Canon Lenses EF100-400 4.5-5.6L IS USM, EF 85mm1.2L II USM, EF50mm 1.2, L USM, EF14mm 2.8L II USM, EF16-35mm 2.8L II USM

Canon EOS 5DmarkIII very quick video test with Justyna KELLEY singing stay (added 3/7)