Summary: I purchased the Canon 1D Mark IV from Adorama about a month ago. My main camera at the time was/is mark IIN and a 5d. When I got the camera I was a little shocked that it feels heavy like my Mark IIN but not a biggy. I got busy learning the new camera because I had a travel gig the following week. Loved everything about the camera. It became super simple to use. Loved that the ISO was on the right side and separate from the other operation buttons.
Summary: I am sure that this is the exception rather than the rule...or so I thought, but as a pro photographer who is Canon through and through, I purchased the 1D Mark 1V within the last two weeks both for its stated performance and as a business investment. Sadly, on its first trip out the screen failed rendering the camera virtually useless as I am unable to access aspects such as the histogram or change the settings on the camera. Live view is also inoperable.
Summary: Hab selber eine Weile mit der Canon EOS 1D Mark IV gearbeitet. Zweifelsohne ein tolles Stück Kameratechnik. Aber für den Preis heute leider nicht mehr ganz zeitgemäß.. bin auf die Sony Alpha 77 umgestiegen und habe es nicht bereut. Für weniger als ein Drittel (!) des Geldes bekomme ich 24 Megapixel in Top-Qualität, die aus meiner Sicht bis ca.