A&P Think I'm gonna sell my 5D with grip

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  1. Jcolman

    Jcolman OT Supporter

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    'cause I likes the 1D III so much. :bigthumb:

    To be honest, the pics from each camera look almost identical. However the function and features of the mk III are superior to the 5D. I really don't need four cameras.....or do I??


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    I'll set up a proper test after the 1D III comes back from Canon with a good cleaning and the focus fix.
     
  2. Jcolman

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    sold

    Oh...and $1250 would have bought you a very nice 5D with grip and three batteries, two chargers plus the Magic Lantern guide book. Also has the Ee screen installed. Will include stock screen as well.

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    :ugh: Canons are so gross, how can you even hold that thing.
     
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    Wow, really? No Onboard flash?
     
  5. Ty Webb

    Ty Webb You don't have to go to college. This isn't Russia

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    Man, super tempted. Right now I dont need one though.

    What are your thoughts on the 1Ds Mark II though?
     
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    I use latex gloves. Prevents the spread of NIA disease. (Nikon Is Ass)
     
  7. Jcolman

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    I love it. I was very tempted to pick up the 1Ds mk III instead just because I love the 1D series, but I already own the 5DII and 1Ds II so I really didn't need another mega-pixel camera.

    The 1Ds II only fail is the poorly designed menu/buttons but I got use to it pretty quickly. The images are outstanding from this camera however so that makes up for the small LCD and menu design.
     
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    I'm not a good enough photographer to use onboard flash. I can't figure out how to incorporate an on-camera flash into my flash website. I are baffled.
     
  9. Ty Webb

    Ty Webb You don't have to go to college. This isn't Russia

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    :rofl: You're doing it wrong :rofl:
     
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    IntheWorks windin film.. takin pics Moderator

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    like I said.. I might have cash money soon... I'll keep ya posted.
     
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  15. Jcolman

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    Price dropped to $1250. :x:
     
  16. Ty Webb

    Ty Webb You don't have to go to college. This isn't Russia

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    YOU SHOULD BUY THIS. :hsugh:
     
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    are you implying that I need to get my learn on?
     
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    paint all over the knob ( well the plate that goes against the door over the hole lol )
     
  19. jared_IRL

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    it's only a matter of time until Jcolman gets bored and switches to Nikon.
     
  20. dmora

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    Jesus Canon ergonomics and Industrial Design are awful.
     
  21. IntheWorks

    IntheWorks windin film.. takin pics Moderator

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    personal preference... I find my canon more comfortable to hold than any nikon I've ever picked up.
     
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    Don't hold your breath.
     
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    I've never liked Nikons, even back in the late 60's, for one simple reason.
































    Focusing the damn thing is backwards from every other camera I've used.
     
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    consider it a feature
     
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    for no justifiable reason, i am tempted
     

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