Canon Canon EOS 5D Mark III

The EOS 5D Mark III delivers images like you have never experienced before, as a result of the incredible 22.3 megapixel Full Frame CMOS sensor and fast DiG!C5+ image processor.
Announced: 02/03/2012
Body Type
Body TypeMid-size SLR
Sensor
Max Resolution5760 x 3840
Other Resolutions3840 x 2560
Image Ratio3:2
Megapixels22.3
SizeFull frame (36 x 24 mm)
TypeCMOS
ProcessorDigic 5+
Image
ISO Range100-25600
ISO Minimum100
White Balance Presets6
Custom White Balance
Uncompressed FormatRAW
JPEG Quality LevelsFine, Normal
ISO Maximum102,400
Optics & Focus
Manual Focus
Number of Focus Points61
Lens MountCanon EF mount
Crop1.0x
Autofocus
  • Contrast Detect (sensor)
  • Phase Detect
  • Multi-area
  • Selective single-point
  • Single
  • Continuous
  • Face Detection
  • Live View
Screen / Viewfinder
Screen Size3.2
Screen Pixels1,040,000
Screen TypeClear View II TFT LCD
Live View
Viewfinder TypeOptical (pentaprism)
Viewfinder Coverage100%
Viewfinder magnification0.71%
Features
Minimum shutter speed30 sec
Maximum shutter speed1/8000 sec
Aperture Priority
Shutter Priority
Manual Exposure Mode
External Flash
Flash X Sync Speed1/250 sec
FPS6
Self-timer
Exposure Compensation±5 (at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV steps)
AE Bracketing±3 (2, 3, 5, 7 frames at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV steps)
WB Bracketing
Metering Modes
  • Multi
  • Center-weighted
  • Spot
  • Partial
Orientation Sensor
Timelapse Recording
GPSOptional
Video Features
FormatMP4
MicrophoneMono
SpeakerMono
External mic input
Resolutions
  • 1080p @ 30fps
  • 1080p @ 25fps
  • 1080p @ 24fps
  • 720p @ 60fps
  • 720p @ 50fps
  • 480p @ 25fps
  • 480p @ 30fps
Storage
Storage Slot
  • SD
  • CF
Storage Slot Amount1
Physical
Weather Sealed
BatteryBattery Pack
Battery ModelLithium-Ion LP-E6
Battery Life (shots)950
Weight (grams)950
Dimensions152 x 116 x 76 mm
Connectivity
USB
HDMI
WirelessOptional
Remote ControlOptional