5d mark II

  • The Manual Exposure Control firmware for the 5D Mark II is now available

    If you own a 5D Mark II, your probably had today marked on your calander as the day that Canon was going to update your camera. Afterall this firmware is a big deal as it adds the manual exporsure control that should have came with the camera originally. So if you 5D Mark II owners haven’t already, jump over to Canon’s website and download the latest firmware. Just make sure to… Read More

  • Sea & Sea MDX-Pro: Oh, it'll waterproof your Canon 5D Mark II all right

    Time to break out the expense account, ladies and gentlemen. This is the Sea & Sea MDX-PRO 5D Mark II. It’s a fancy waterproof cover for the Canon 5D Mark II. It costs ¥280,000, or just under $3,000. Yeah Read More

  • NIN Live as seen by a Canon 5D Mark II

    Watch the video after the break if you have any doubt that the Canon 5D Mark II with its 1080p recording mode was a game changer. Astounding that it came off of a $2699 DSLR. If you like this one, hit up the Vimeo link for the full collection. Read More

  • The Canon 5D Mark II stars in another movie

    PDNPulse found Vincent Laforets latest short flick shot with Canon’s latest HD camera. Again, the visuals are stunning and remember that this was captured on a DSLR, not a “true” video camera. Click the image above to watch the video. It’s a perfect marriage of style, artistry, and great glass. Read More

  • Canon 5D mark II exhibits "jello effect," not as bad as D90

    http://vimeo.com/moogaloop.swf?clip_id=1815853&server=vimeo.com&show_title=1&show_byline=1&show_portrait=0&color=00ADEF&fullscreen=1 Looks like the 5D mk II isn’t immune to the skew produced by a rolling shutter, although it performs better than the D90 for sure — and I’m sure a careful shooter can produce some very impressive footage with… Read More

  • Canon 5D Mark II: 21 megapixels with HD video

    Hot on the heels of the D90 we find the 21-megapixel EOS 5D Mark II, a $2,699 monster with a 50-25,600 ISO range with a full-frame 24x36mm CMOS sensor. The kit with lens costs $3,499. Most interestingly is the 1920 x 1080 pixel HD video at 30 fps. While these new video features are a bit hard to stomach – DSLRs take pictures well but rarely take good video – but clearly some of… Read More

  • Canon 5D Mark II rumors are swirling, swirling

    Oh man, if only I were very, very rich. To have a full-frame professional SLR, the joy! So it looks like the upcoming 5D Mk II is going to be an interesting camera. Its detail retention at 12800 ISO is supposed to be equal to the previous 5D’s at 3200, which is fantastic and represents nearly a 2-stop advantage. This means sharper, clearer pictures at higher shutter speeds in lower… Read More

  • Rumor: Canon 5D Mark II at PMA?

    Some slightly shady sources have suggested that Canon will be rolling out the 5D Mark II soon, possibly at the PMA convention in a couple weeks. If only I could have stayed in Vegas! AVN then PMA! There’s nothing solid, but some unnamed Canon reps seem to think we’ll be getting a couple surprises at the show, which hopefully will include the long-awaited update to their… Read More

  • Canon 5D Mark II immenent, prepare laser cannons

    Ho ho ho! All of you folks looking for the 5D Mark II might be pleasantly surprised to find out that Capture One added the camera to their website’s error reporting page, suggesting that someone had lunch with someone at Canon maybe like last week and that someone heard that other someone say “Yeah, don’t put the 5D Mark II on your site yet, dude. God. The waitress is… Read More