A&P I suppose Ill do it... 5D mk II... :yum:

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    Its already posted in the main forum, but deserves its own post here

    http://www.dpreview.com/news/0809/08091705canon_5dmarkII.asp

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    how much are kidneys going for on the black market now a days?
     
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    :bowdown:

    I was just about to make a thread too.
     
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    so how long before we have high ISO test shots???
     
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    No idea. I want to see samples or the HD video! :eek3:

    and at $2699... :x:
     
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    meeeeeeee toooooooooo

    I was going to buy a new snowboard this year... now I think I have new plans
     
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    Good thing I already bought my snowboard gear...summer prices FTW. $1200 worth of stuff for $550.
     
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    Almost makes me want to say goodbye to Nikon crew. :eek3:
     
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    im wondering what people are thinking who just jumped ship for the D700
     
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    and the new G10 looks :bowdown:
     
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    your right, I was thinking about buying a G9 now I might need to wait a bit.

    looks like canon is going to be getting my paychecks for a while :hs:
     
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    15MP on a fucking sensor the size of my fingernail, get real
     
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    oh, and the 5d2 seems pretty badass, good news for canon guys :)
     
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    I'll take a G10, thanks.
     
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    They are probably thinking how bad ass it is that the camera that they have had for a while now still has a focus system that outclasses the highly anticipated 5d II and can also shoot over TWICE as fast continuously. :p


    Sure a 21mp ff sensor is definitely bad ass if purely image quality is your goal..

    Nice job to canon on actually releasing it at a reasonable price.. I suspect Nikon will be making some adjustments in the near future. :wiggle:
     
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    I'm a nikon fan but I'm very impressed with this release/ price.
     
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    And they will be wishing they could AF, AWB and use a mic during video ;)

    oh, and did I mention 21MP?
     
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    anything faster than 4 fps is only good for sports, BIF, or cheetahs chasing down a gazelle. none of which will ever be a big money maker for me.
     

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