A Body of Super Magnesium-Alloy
The latest 22.3 megapixel
DSLR full frame camera from Canon featuring outstanding still image and video capturing capabilities. Assimilating Canon's latest DIGIC 5+ Imaging Processor with 14-bit A/D conversion, the EOS 5D Mark III camera has the ability to create superbly detailed images with colossal sensitivity to low light that can be further aided by using an expanded ISO range as high as 102400.
Image quality is additionally enhanced by the brand new high density 61-point reticular autofocus, which includes as many as 41 cross-type autofocus points along with 5 dual diagonal autofocus points to make sharpness certain. iFCL metering acts in harmony with the camera's AF system while employing color information taken from scenes to create accurate exposure readings employing a dual-layer 63 zone metering sensor. Multiple Exposure and HDR modes allow increased creative opportunities while helping you to diminish post-production time necessary to turn out high quality images. The EOS 5D Mark III also has the capability to record video in full HD using manual exposure and with multiple frame rates, which includes
720/60p and 1080/30p. Still pictures can also be captured up to 6fps.
Image review is available using the Clear View II 3.2" 1,040,000-dot
LCD screen, which features a reflection resistant high-transparency, multi-coating for satisfactory viewing even in bright situations. The Intelligent Viewfinder additionally integrates with a superimposed LCD presenting exposure information to you and includes a 100% viewing field.
A body of super durable magnesium-alloy encases the components and provides additional weather and dust resistance. The latest EOS Integrated System of Cleaning also assists in reducing and remove dust from within the interior of the camera's body. Many of the camera body's physical controls are completely customizable for creating a more effective workflow along with a more convenient handling format. Dual SD and CF memory card backing also enhances the Mark III's compatibility. Support is also available for the optional
GPS receiver and
Wireless File Transmitter for remote tracking, logging, and image transfer.
A freshly designed 22.3MP CMOS full-frame image sensor has been integrated into the Canon 5D Mark III giving you rich, highly detailed pictures with a 5616 x 3744 pixel maximum resolution. The image sensor is also contains a high S/N ratio with individual pixels of increased size for added visual depth and images that look clearer. A fresh photodiode structure with an increased photoelectric rate of conversion also helps in improving the general sensitivity of the image sensor, which results in image noise reduction and enhanced
high ISO performance.
Announced Feb 2, 2012