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Canon EOS 5D Mark III + Canon EF 24-70mm

Canon EOS 5D Mark III + Canon EF 24-70mm
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Canon EOS 5D Mark III + Canon EF 24-70mm review: specs and price

Canon EOS 5D Mark III + Canon EF 24-70mm

Why is Canon EOS 5D Mark III + Canon EF 24-70mm better than the average?

  • Sensor size
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    36 x 24mmvs260.67mm
  • Megapixels (main camera)
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    23.4MPvs18.01MP
  • Maximum light sensitivity
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    102400 ISOvs25079.88 ISO
  • Battery life (CIPA)
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    950shotsvs411.84shots
  • Noise
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    2293 ISOvs1216.06 ISO
  • Image quality
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    81vs71.41
  • Fastest shutter speed
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    1/8000svs1/3126s
  • Viewfinder coverage
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    100%vs98.44%

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Design

1.weather-sealed (splashproof)
Canon EOS 5D Mark III + Canon EF 24-70mm
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
2.is dustproof and water-resistant
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The device is dustproof and water-resistant. Water-resistant devices can resist the penetration of water, such as powerful water jets, but not being submerged into water.
We consider a lower weight better because lighter devices are more comfortable to carry. A lower weight is also an advantage for home appliances, as it makes transportation easier, and for many other types of products.
With 100% coverage, you can compose the image correctly when you capture the photo. With less than full coverage, you may have to crop your photos afterward to get them looking perfect.
5.has an optical viewfinder
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An optical viewfinder (or OVF) allows the photographer to compose a shot while seeing exactly what the lens will capture. OVFs have no time lag and require no power - as opposed to electronic viewfinders, which can drain battery life. OVFs are also better in low light situations.
6.Has a hot shoe
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A hot shoe can be used to attach an external flash, as well as light meters, viewfinders, rangefinders and other attachments.
7.resolution

1177 x 883px

Resolution is an essential indicator of a screen's image quality, representing the maximum amount of pixels that can be shown on the screen. The resolution is given as a compound value, comprised of horizontal and vertical pixels.
A higher screen resolution provides a sharper image, making it easier to review your photos.
Pixel density is a measurement of a screen's resolution, expressed as the number of pixels per inch (PPI) on the screen. A higher pixel density translates into more clarity and sharpness for the images rendered on the screen, thus improving the quality of the viewing experience.

Optics

1.sensor size

36 x 24mm

The larger the sensor the more light the sensor captures yielding in better image quality.
The more focus points the more flexibility in picking which part of the scene to focus on. They also give the image sensor a better probability in identifying the right area of the scene to focus on in more automatic modes.
The number of megapixels determines the resolution of the images captured with the main camera. A higher megapixel count means that the camera is capable of capturing more details. However, the megapixel count is not the only important element determining the quality of an image.
With a higher light sensitivity (ISO level), the sensor absorbs more light. This can be used to capture moving objects using a fast shutter speed, or to take images in low light without using a flash.
Fast continuous shooting is useful for catching action shots.
6.has AF tracking
Canon EOS 5D Mark III + Canon EF 24-70mm
With AF tracking, once you choose the subject and press the shutter release part way down, as the subject moves, the autofocus will follow it. No more out of focus shots.
Optical image stabilization uses gyroscopic sensors to detect the vibrations of the camera. The lens adjusts the optical path accordingly, ensuring that any type of motion blur is corrected before the sensor captures the image.
8.Has phase-detection autofocus for photos
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Phase-detection autofocus is much faster than a contrast detection autofocus, allowing for sharper images.
A faster maximum shutter speed allows taking pictures of fast moving subjects without blur.

Videography

The maximum resolution available for videos shot with the main camera. Although it may be possible to choose among other frame rates, those recordings usually have lower resolutions.
2.Has phase-detection autofocus for videos
Canon EOS 5D Mark III + Canon EF 24-70mm
A phase-detection autofocus system is faster than a contrast detection autofocus system. Even when recording scenes with a lot of fast movements, the videos are sharp and clear.
3.has continuous autofocus when recording movies
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When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
4.has a 24p cinema mode
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24p is a video format (24 frames per second) traditionally used in cinema. Nowadays, it is used to create film-like motion characteristics.

Audio

1.has a microphone input
Canon EOS 5D Mark III + Canon EF 24-70mm
A microphone port allows connecting external high-end or specialized microphones.
More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
3.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Canon EOS 5D Mark III + Canon EF 24-70mm
With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.

Battery

CIPA is an independent, standard measurement that determines how many shots a camera can take before the battery dies.
2.has a removable battery
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The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
3.has a rechargeable battery
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The battery can be recharged and used over again.
4.has a battery level indicator
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An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
Battery power, or battery capacity, represents the amount of electrical energy that a battery can store. More battery power can be an indication of longer battery life.

Features

1.noise

2293 ISO

The maximum ISO at which the device still captures excellent quality images. Source: DxOMark.
A device's overall image quality score considers: color depth, dynamic range and low light performance. Source: DxOMark.
The better a device's color depth the more color nuances it can distinguish. Source: DxOMark.
4.Has a remote control
Canon EOS 5D Mark III + Canon EF 24-70mm
A remote control allows you to control the device remotely. The remote control can be included or optional.
5.has an external memory slot
Canon EOS 5D Mark III + Canon EF 24-70mm
The device has a standard memory slot (such as an SD or micro SD card slot) that enables you to extend the built-in internal storage with affordable memory modules, or easily retrieve data, such as photographs, from the memory card.
The better the dynamic range the system captures a wider number of values from dark to light leading to more details in low and highlights. Source: DxOMark.
7.has an HDMI output
Canon EOS 5D Mark III + Canon EF 24-70mm
Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.
8.has an accelerometer
Canon EOS 5D Mark III + Canon EF 24-70mm
An accelerometer is a sensor used to measure the linear acceleration of a device. A common application is detecting when a device changes between vertical and horizontal positions.
9.Has dual card slots
Canon EOS 5D Mark III + Canon EF 24-70mm
It has two memory card slots, allowing you to store more photos without switching cards. This is particularly useful on long shoots when you need more space.

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