Canon EOS 5D Mark 3

  • Canon EOS 5D Mark 3
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Based on 42 scores, 84 reviews available
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  • Good:
    8
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Pros:

  • Compact for a full-frame SLR.
  • 22-megapixel resolution.
  • Large optical viewfinder.

Cons:

  • Expensive.
  • Slow focus in Live View and Video modes.

Expert reviews and ratings

By howtospendit.ft.com on -

I'm often asked the not unreasonable question, “So which is the best camera?” to which my answer recently has been one stolen from professional photographic lore: “The best camera is the one you have with you when a great picture...

By Macworld UK on 80

Not everyone will be able to afford a 5D Mark III, but if you’re serious about movie making on a budget then this is a serious piece of kit via which to do it Not a camcorder, but included because Digital SLRs have really taken off the past couple...

By Digital Photography School on -

Here’s a quick tip for Canon 5D MkIII users. If you don’t use this camera, this tip probably isn’t very helpful for you. Instead you might be interested to read about how I shot the above photo. Also, I recommend skimming through your...

By ePHOTOzine on -

Canon EOS 5D Mark III Vs Canon EOS 6D*The Canon EOS 5D Mark III announced last year disappointed some with it's higher than expected price of £2999 (RRP), since then, Canon has announced the Canon EOS 6D with a much more wallet friendly price of...

By The Imaging Resource on -

As one of the true superstar digital SLRs retailing for a medium-high starting price, the Canon 5D Mark III deserves close scrutiny, and it's lived up to our expectations. Replete with new features, the Canon 5D Mark III's most important one is...

By Layers Magazine on 100

Professional Digital SLR Camera It’s more about evolution and innovation (as opposed to revolution) in the digital SLR realm right now. Like the American Idol effect on singers to the untrained ear, the clarity and performance that photographers...

By PC Pro on 100

Breathtaking image quality and a wide range of autofocus options are among the highlights of this superbly rounded...

By Funkyfresh on -

Tuesday, 02 October 2012 00:35 We just finished this video shot solely on the Canon 5D Mark III. Originally, we were going to use the Sony EX3 or Panasonic HPX250, both which work very well in a conference setting where portability and a versatile...

By KickStartNews on 100

There is nothing in photography and serious video that the Canon 5D Mark III can't handle. I have personally never liked the physical form factor of the full-size Canon camera bodies, but the 5D Mark III has slight shutter button angle, control...

By Expert Reviews on 100

A photographic tour-de-force – if you can justify the cost it'll be hard to...

By Videomaker on -

Superb imaging and fleshed out audio control makes the 5D Mark III a worthy successor to the camera that forever changed the landscape of video production.Canon Inc....

By Sydney Morning Herald on -

DateAugust 9, 2012 reading now 13 Read later This 22-megapixel full-frame camera is the upgrade of the revered MkII. While there are not many extra pixels, the processor, ISO range, burst rate, viewfinder coverage and LCD have all been...

By DPexpert on -

REVIEW—CANON EOS 5DMkIII DSLR] by terry on 7 August 2012 Price: $4000 body (street price) 5DMkII+1? THE LOW-DOWN: This 22 megapixel full frame camera is the upgrade of the revered MkII. While there are not many extra pixels the processor, ISO...

By TechSmart.co.za on -

As impressive as its specifications are, in actual use, the Canon EOS 5D Mark III is simply put a superlative full frame camera whose ease of use belies its dazzling array of features.Like the top of the range EOS 1D X, the 22.3 megapixel Mark III...

By Photo Answers on 80

The Canon EOS 5D MkIII is the latest high quality, full-frame Canon DSLR. The first 5D still holds its own in terms of image quality, so its younger sibling must be something very...

By Wired UK on 90

The 22.3-megapixel Canon EOS 5D Mark III captured some of the cleanest images I've seen from a DSLR when shooting in low light at high ISOs. That's no small feat. Cameras such as the 5D Mark III's predecessor -- the 5D Mark II -- and the...

By G4tv.com on 100

Video Review: The Canon 5D Mark III is both a professional still camera and video camera with 22 megapixels, a "full frame" sensor and can shoot cinema quality 1080p video at 24 fps. Chris Hardwick and Matt Mira review the $3,500 DSLR for Gadget...

By DigitalCameraReview on 90

On paper, the Canon 5D Mark III may not seem like a huge step up from the 5D Mark II especially given all the rumors (and long-time anticipation) surrounding its release. In some ways, the Mark III on the surface doesn't dazzle with additional bells...

By Pocket-lint on 90

A brilliant camera that offers both superb stills and fantastic video. It's ideal for people looking to get a video-capable SLR, but owners of the 5D II might want to keep their existing gear and wait for the next update....

By Buy-n-Shoot on 80

The Canon 5D started out as an affordable high quality full frame alternative. It evolved phenomenally in a single upgrade when the Mk II arrived offering more functionality, raising the bar on image capture quality and the big one, the...