View Full Version : Anyone using a 5D MarkII
11th of December 2008 (Thu), 08:58
Hi are any of you out there using a Canon 5D MarkII and if so please can you let me know how pleased you are and if you could post any shots or links to videos.
11th of December 2008 (Thu), 09:03
I have one and I am beyond pleased with it. I came from a 40D and besides frame burst speed, the 5D Mark II kills it in every other way. The IQ is insane and the low light performance is better then I expected. The same if not better then the Nikon D3 that I got a chance to use for a weekend a few months ago. While I don't have any photos to throw up here, you can easily search flickr and find a ton. Looking at your lenses, I think your next step will be to get some sharp Canon L glass to match the beast that is the Mark II.
11th of December 2008 (Thu), 09:42
Colbyb25, Thanks I agree, I got the package with the 24-105 lens and then got a cheap 70-200 which is OK but not great the 50mm is fine but yes I am looking to get better glass but as normal the glass cost more than the body so I will wait and see until I have sold all my Nikon gear and lenses to help finance the F2 F2.8 glass. Thanks again.
17th of December 2008 (Wed), 12:06
I'm almost afraid to until they get their "black dot" problem solved. On a starfield it would prove most distracting. I usually print at 13x19 or larger.
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