The New Mind Bending Canon 5D II

Click on the above link to see the video!

Features (list shamelessly copied from Gizmodo):

  • 14-bit conversion
  • 3.9FPS unlimited burst rate with JPEG using UDMA CF card, or 14 RAW (standard CF card is 78 JPEG, 13 RAW
  • Four-channel readout that’s 2.2x faster than the 5D
  • Lens peripheral illumination correction, like 50D, but better supposedly
  • 15-point auto-focus
  • Creative auto mode, also like 50D
  • Auto-lighting optimizer
  • Three levels of noise reduction that kicks in above ISO800
  • RAW, sRAW1 (10MP), sRAW2 (5MP)
  • Three-inch, 920,000 dot-screen
  • New and improved battery (incompatible with old one) that delivers 850 shots or 1.5 hours of video
  • 150,000 cycle shutter
  • Magnesium alloy body
  • NO built-in flash

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RED One Camera

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The button was pressed yesterday, money flows today and the RED is soon on its way.

What’s with the horrible poetry? Plenty of little items still need to be acquired but that was the big one. Super geeky unboxing photos to follow as soon as the beauty arrives.