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Canon’s new fullframe flagship is born, behold the 5D Mark III

Nikon did it a couple of weeks ago by announcing their new twins in the professional DSLR segment (D4 and D800/E). Today Canon held a global press event where they announced the result of their long overdue pregnancy, the 5D Mark III. [...]
Canon’s new fullframe flagship is born, behold the 5D Mark III
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Add a lock to your Canon 5D MkII or 7D’s mode dial

Engadget reported earlier today the existence of a new service provided by Canon to its DSLR’s users. For the “modest” fee of 100$, Canon will attach a lock to your 5D Mk2 or 7D’s mode dial. All that is left is [...]
Add a lock to your Canon 5D MkII or 7D’s mode dial

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Canon Releases a Fix to the 5D MK II latest Firmware Audio Bug.

As you may have heard yesterday, Canon latest Firmware for the 5D MK II, the so called 2.0.3 included a nasty bug where audio tracks was not saved while using C1/C2 or C3 Custom Image Modes… Anyway let’s put this on the side since Cano[...]
Canon Releases a Fix to the 5D MK II latest Firmware Audio Bug.
Canon Releases a Fix to the 5D MK II latest Firmware Audio Bug.

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TV Asahi Now Using the Canon 5D MK II as a Primary HD Camera

TV Asahi’s new program called “Ride the Highway of the World” (translated name) is now the first TV show in Japan entirely shot with the Canon 5D MK II… An interesting move that we hope to see more often and will most probably fo[...]
TV Asahi Now Using the Canon 5D MK II as a Primary HD Camera

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Download Our Canon 5D Mark II Full HD Video Now: The World’s First Forbidden HD Video

Last week we shook the world with our stunning HD video taken with a 5D Mark II, that David our very talented cameraman (Lejapon.fr, NihonCar.com and ManualGear.com), and the young but also talented Florent Porta (Freelance Graphiste a[...]
Download Our Canon 5D Mark II Full HD Video Now: The World’s First Forbidden HD Video

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Canon’s 5D Mark II: The World’s First Forbidden HD Video, Finally Official!!

Monday we released some new 5D Mark II Full HD video screenshots . Today, Canon Japan finally agreed to let us release the world’s first unofficial Canon 5D Mark II (Beta Version) video. During some free time from work David (our[...]
Canon’s 5D Mark II: The World’s First Forbidden HD Video, Finally Official!!

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Akiba Interactive Review: 5D Mark II Full HD Video Screenshot (Beta Version)

Many of you asked us to release some Full HD video samples (1920×1080) shot with the Canon EOS 5D Mark II. At the moment, Canon Japan refuses to allow us to do that. However, Canon didn’t specify anything about screen shots of Ful[...]
Akiba Interactive Review: 5D Mark II Full HD Video Screenshot (Beta Version)

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Akiba Interactive Review: 5D vs. 5D Mark II

Requested by IppikiOkami during AF Canon EOS 5D Mark II Test, here’s a comparative picture quality during the day(ISO50, 100 and 320 with 50mm1.4 and 14mm2.8 Lenses) and night (ISO100, 800, 1600, 3200, 12800 and 25600 * with 135m[...]
Akiba Interactive Review: 5D vs. 5D Mark II

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Akiba Interactive Review: Canon’s 5D Mark II AF Test (Beta Version)

After publishing yesterday’s ISO test, today we’re focusing on… Canon’s EOS 5D Mark II Auto-Focus! Those familiar with Canon’s first generation EOS 5D probably know the AF was too rough at times, missing picture[...]
Akiba Interactive Review: Canon’s 5D Mark II AF Test (Beta Version)

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Redrock Micro’s Rail-mounted Focus Rigs for Canon’s 5D Mark II

Redrock Micro is a popular company when it comes to Indy filmmakers, they’re also popular for their lens mounts for cameras (plugging a Canon lens on a HVX 200, for example). Today Prolost.Blogspot.com had some stunning news, rai[...]
Redrock Micro’s Rail-mounted Focus Rigs for Canon’s 5D Mark II
Redrock Micro’s Rail-mounted Focus Rigs for Canon’s 5D Mark II

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Akiba Interactive Review: Cannon’s 5D Mark II (beta) RAW Pictures by Night

Hi guys! Around 66% of you enjoyed our first Interactive & Live Review, so we decide to do it again! Today, due to a demand made by some of you, we’re releasing some RAW pictures taken in standard mode (sharpness 3) in 50 / [...]
Akiba Interactive Review: Cannon’s 5D Mark II (beta) RAW Pictures by Night

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Canon 5D Mark II, Visiting Akihabara

Today I went to meet an old friend of mine, an avid AkihabaraNews reader, and we decided to take a walk in Akihabara to get some use out of our Canon 5D Mark II. Here are some live pictures (taken a few hours ago) within the Akihabara [...]
Canon 5D Mark II, Visiting Akihabara
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Akiba Interactive Review: Bump Up the ISO by Night with Canon’s 5D Mark II

Today at Akihabara News we decided to experiment with a “Live & Interactive” review.We’ve been submerged by a lot of questions since we posted yesterday’s news: Canon 5D Mark II Unboxing. We thought it woul[...]
Akiba Interactive Review: Bump Up the ISO by Night with Canon’s 5D Mark II

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Canon 5D Mark II Unboxing!!

*****ERRATUM***** The version we use is a BETA version. This morning we received Cannon’s latest jewel, the famous 5D Mark II, and we’ve just unboxed it! First impressions: The 5D Mark II looks like a 1Ds Mark III, but with a DIG[...]
Canon 5D Mark II Unboxing!!
Canon 5D Mark II Unboxing!!Canon 5D Mark II Unboxing!!Canon 5D Mark II Unboxing!!Canon 5D Mark II Unboxing!!Canon 5D Mark II Unboxing!!

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Stunning Canon EOS 5D Mark II Video Sample: Is It Real?

Two weeks ago we released a Canon EOS 5D Mark II video sample. As we said, we’re a little disappointed by its weird image quality, in particular regarding color. Maybe some of you have seen Canon’s new sample. This time, we[...]
Stunning Canon EOS 5D Mark II Video Sample: Is It Real?

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EOS Canon 5D Mark II HANDS ON with Video & Picture Sample!!!

David’s back from Canon’s Shinagawa press conference where they introduced the new EOS 5D Mark II. As promised, he gives his feelings about this new beast, with the most important thing…. Pictures and video samples of the 5D!! Bu[...]
EOS Canon 5D Mark II HANDS ON with Video & Picture Sample!!!

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Live From Tokyo: Canon EOS 5D Mark II Officially Official!!!!!

Hey folks!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Excellent News!!! We’re at a Canon press conference and can confirm the new 5D is now official: the EOS 5D Mark II. What we know at the moment is it’s a full frame DSLR with a 21.1 Mpix sensor, c[...]
Live From Tokyo: Canon EOS 5D Mark II Officially Official!!!!!
Live From Tokyo: Canon EOS 5D Mark II Officially Official!!!!!Live From Tokyo: Canon EOS 5D Mark II Officially Official!!!!!Live From Tokyo: Canon EOS 5D Mark II Officially Official!!!!!Live From Tokyo: Canon EOS 5D Mark II Officially Official!!!!!

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