Canon EOS 5D Mark III Gordon Laing, April 2012
 
 

Canon EOS 5D Mark III sample images

The following images were taken with a final production Canon EOS 5D Mark III using a selection of lenses. The 5D Mark III was set to Large Fine JPEG quality.

The individual exposure mode, file sizes, shutter speeds, aperture, ISO and lens focal length are listed for each image. All of the images below are available to download in their original formats for analysis; click the photo to access the files at flickr. These files are for personal evaluation only and cannot be used in another publication or website without permission.

(Many thanks to Queenstown Cameras in New Zealand for the loan of a 5D Mark III body for my initial tests.)

Note: you may wish to open a number of galleries for direct comparison of detail and noise: Nikon D800 sample images, Canon EOS 5D Mark II sample images.


Landscape: 7.70MB, Program, 1/250, f11, 100 ISO, 24-105mm at 40mm
Canon EOS 5D Mark III sample image at 100 ISO
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Landscape: 13.09MB, Program, 1/200, f10, 100 ISO, 24-105mm at 24mm
Canon EOS 5D Mark III sample image at 100 ISO
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Landscape: 7.97MB, Program, 1/400, f13, 200 ISO, 24-105mm at 32mm
Canon EOS 5D Mark III sample image at 200 ISO
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Landscape: 7.96MB, Program, 1/500, f9, 200 ISO, 24-105mm at 105mm
Canon EOS 5D Mark III sample image at 200 ISO
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Action: 9.15MB, Shutter Priority, 1/800, f11, 400 ISO, 24-105mm at 105mm
Canon EOS 5D Mark III sample image at 400 ISO
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Interior: 9.51MB, Aperture Priority, 1/20, f8, 400 ISO, 24-105mm at 28mm
Canon EOS 5D Mark III sample image at 400 ISO
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Interior: 7.33MB, Aperture Priority, 0.5 secs, f8, 800 ISO, 50mm
Canon EOS 5D Mark III sample image at 800 ISO
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Interior: 6.21MB, Aperture Priority, 1/8, f8, 1600 ISO, 24-105mm at 40mm
Canon EOS 5D Mark III sample image at 1600 ISO
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Interior: 7.30MB, Aperture Priority, 4 secs, f8, 100 ISO, 50mm
Canon EOS 5D Mark III sample image at 100 ISO
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Interior: 7.35MB, Aperture Priority, 2 secs, f8, 200 ISO, 50mm
Canon EOS 5D Mark III sample image at 200 ISO
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Interior: 7.50MB, Aperture Priority, 1 sec, f8, 400 ISO, 50mm
Canon EOS 5D Mark III sample image at 400 ISO
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Interior: 7.33MB, Aperture Priority, 0.5 secs, f8, 800 ISO, 50mm
Canon EOS 5D Mark III sample image at 800 ISO
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Interior: 7.36MB, Aperture Priority, 1/4, f8, 1600 ISO, 50mm
Canon EOS 5D Mark III sample image at 1600 ISO
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Interior: 7.65MB, Aperture Priority, 1/8, f8, 3200 ISO, 50mm
Canon EOS 5D Mark III sample image at 3200 ISO
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Interior: 8.51MB, Aperture Priority, 1/15, f8, 6400 ISO, 50mm
Canon EOS 5D Mark III sample image at 6400 ISO
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Interior: 8.48MB, Aperture Priority, 1/30, f8, 12800 ISO, 50mm
Canon EOS 5D Mark III sample image at 12800 ISO
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Interior: 10.7MB, Aperture Priority, 1/60, f8, 25600 ISO, 50mm
Canon EOS 5D Mark III sample image at 25600 ISO
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Interior: 11.55MB, Aperture Priority, 1/125, f8, 51200 ISO, 50mm
Canon EOS 5D Mark III sample image at 51200 ISO
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Interior: 13.31MB, Aperture Priority, 1/250, f8, 102400 ISO, 50mm
Canon EOS 5D Mark III sample image at 102400 ISO
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Astro-photography: 7.87MB, Manual, 20 seconds, f4, 6400 ISO, 24-105mm at 24mm
Canon EOS 5D Mark III sample image 20 second astro photography at 6400 ISO, 24mm
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Astro-photography: 9.12MB, Manual, 5 secs, f1.8, 6400 ISO, 85mm (1.8)
Canon EOS 5D Mark III sample image 5 second astro photography at 6400 ISO, 85mm
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Astro-photography: 7.62MB, Manual, 5 secs, f1.8, 12800 ISO, 85mm (1.8)
Canon EOS 5D Mark III sample image 5 second astro photography at 12800 ISO, 85mm
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