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Canon EOS-1D Mark III

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  • User Score (153)
    9.1 9.1 from 153 reviewers
  • Expert Score (15)
    8.7 8.7 from 15 reviewers
  • Value for money (7)
    5.4 5.4 from 7 reviewers
  • Features (2)
    6.1 6.1 from 2 reviewers
  • Ease of use (6)
    5.3 5.3 from 6 reviewers
  • Performance (17)
    6.0 6.0 from 17 reviewers
  • Picture quality (22)
    5.9 5.9 from 22 reviewers
  • Durability (4)
    6.0 6.0 from 4 reviewers
  • Overall quality (2)
    6.3 6.3 from 2 reviewers
  • Battery performance (6)
    6.1 6.1 from 6 reviewers
  • Display (17)
    5.9 5.9 from 17 reviewers
  • Photo quality (3)
    5.5 5.5 from 3 reviewers
  • Video quality (4)
    5.0 5.0 from 4 reviewers
  • Ergonomics (18)
    6.2 6.2 from 18 reviewers
  • Build quality (2)
    6.0 6.0 from 2 reviewers
  • Shutter lag (3)
    6.3 6.3 from 3 reviewers
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The Canon EOS-1D Mark III, another release from Canon, is an extremely fast camera and makes very low noise. Some photographers do like their camera to work fast. This might be for the paparazzi if they are taking multiple shots as the second goes by. Whereas some enthusiastic photographers like their camera to work in the art work, in other words, the camera taking all its time to capture the shot. There’s a special Continuous Shooting mode available which enables the camera to capture 10-megapixel JPEG…

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The Canon EOS-1D Mark III, another release from Canon, is an extremely fast camera and makes very low noise. Some photographers do like their camera to work fast. This might be for the paparazzi if they are taking multiple shots as the second goes by. Whereas some enthusiastic photographers like their camera to work in the art work, in other words, the camera taking all its time to capture the shot. There’s a special Continuous Shooting mode available which enables the camera to capture 10-megapixel JPEGs at an average of 9.9 frames per second. With its highly customizable, well-designed body with weather sealing, 3-inch LCD and abundant optional accessories, the Canon EOS-1D Mark III has been reviewed by its users as the world’s best camera and as usual, high quality comes with a high price too. With its 10-megapixel continuous shooting, the shots taken with the Canon EOS-1D Mark III is simply indescribable. Even with its balanced weight, it might be a bit too large for people with small hands. The Canon EOS-1D Mark III appeals basically to the professional photographers out there. With its new and improved features, the Canon EOS-1D Mark III has set its place among photographers. According to a certain user, the Canon EOS-1D Mark III is the best from Canon. While another user commented that there are major problems with the Canon EOS-1D Mark III autofocus system. From the outside the Canon EOS-1D Mark III has a built-in vertical grip, with duplicate shutter and control buttons, so you don't lose functionality when changing grips. Not to forget the large 3-inch LCD which some buttons had to move to make space for it. Together released with the Canon EOS-1D Mark III, new batteries and chargers were also released to give this brand a breath of fresh air.

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