EOS 5D Mark III

Creativity and performance

Special optical technologies deliver the sharpest focus

Focus quickly and accurately, even on off-centre subjects, with a 61 point wide-area autofocus system.

  • Astounding ISO range for incredible control

    Keep shooting hand-held even after the sun goes down, thanks to an ISO 100 - 25,600 sensitivity range (extendable to ISO 102,400).

  • Built to go anywhere

    A magnesium chassis provides strength and durability without adding weight. Weather sealing offers protection against dust and moisture.

Full HD professional video recording with manual control

Create beautiful cinematic movies to tell your story with high quality Full HD video at 1080p resolution.

  • Capture every bit of the action

    Continuous shooting up to six frames per second means you'll always capture the moment.

  • Frame your shot as you see it

    The EOS 5D Mark III boasts 100 per cent viewfinder coverage giving you control to evaluate each image before you release the shutter.

22.3 Megapixel full frame CMOS sensor

Capture high-quality images that are full of detail with a 22.3 megapixel CMOS sensor and DiG!C 5+ image processor.

  • Achieve high dynamic range opportunities with every shot

    Tell your story as you see it with complete control over an incredible breadth of range.

  • Multiple exposure mode lets your artistry shine

    Your creative choices are endless with the EOS 5D Mark III's multiple exposure mode.

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EOS 5D Mark III Specifications
EOS 5D Mark III
  • Image Sensor Type (Size)

    Full Frame CMOS (36.0x24.0)

  • Effective Megapixels

    Approx 22.3

  • Imaging Processor

    DiG!C5+

  • ISO Speed (expanded)

    100-25600 (L:50; H1:51200; H2:102400)

  • No. of AF Points (Cross Type AF points)

    61 (41)

  • AF Working Range

    EV-2 - 18

  • Dual Pixel CMOS AF

    No

  • Auto Exposure Sensor

    63 zone dual-zone sensor

  • Continuous Shooting Speed

    6.0 fps

  • LCD Monitor

    3.2-type, approximately 1.04million dots

  • Touch Screen

    No

  • Recording Media

    1 x CF, 1 x SD

  • Wi-Fi / NFC / Bluetooth / GPS

    Wi-Fi via optional WFT-E7 only / No / No / No

  • Movie Recording Size: Max Frame Rate

    Full HD 30p

  • Battery

    LP-E6N (supplied) or LP-E6

  • Battery Grip (optional)

    BG-E11