Friday, March 2, 2012

Canon announces EOS 5D Mark III

Finally, the long awaiting Canon 5D Mark III is official announced. Being replacement of 5D Mark II, there are remarkable improvement.

Canon 5D Mark III Key Features :

  • 22.3 megapixels Full frame (36 x 24 mm)CMOS Sensor.
  • Digic 5+ Processor.
  • ISO Auto, 100 - 25600 in 1/3 stops, plus 50, 51200, 102400 as option.
  • 61 AF Point.
  • Up to 6fps continuous shooting.
  • Full HD video with manual control.
  • Enhanced Weather sealing.
  • 8.11cm (3.2-inch) 1,040,000-dot screen.
  • HDR mode with presets.

The Canon 5D MIII will expected arrive on end of March with priced at $3,500 for the body-only and $4,300 as kit with an EF24-105mm f/4L IS USM zoom lens. Also available at launch, will be Canon's new $630 Speedlite 600EX-RT and its $470 Speedlite Transmitter ST-E3-RT (essentially all the tech of the former, minus the flash itself). Once April rolls around, you'll also be able to get your mitts on the $390 GP-E2 GPS receiver, $850 WFT-E7A Wireless Transmitter, and of course, the $490 BG-E11 Battery Grip (weather-resistant, with room for two batteries.)