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5D mark ii or 5D mark iii or nikon?


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#1 mightysweet

Posted 19 December 2012 - 05:06 PM

Hi cannot decide on either of them i guess its the price difference that is off putting.

which should i go for?  i currently have a 30D which i am looking at selling but i have not been in photography for a number of years.  

the camera will be used more for styling food, houses etc.  '

a lot of people said to actually go for nikon for shaper images but i have always been a canon girl and never had any problems with the brand.

#2 ~BumbleBeeeee~

Posted 21 December 2012 - 12:26 AM

I work with two Mk II bodies and if I could, I'd sell them and upgrade them to Mk III's.

A colleague of mine has Mk III's and having had a play with them, they are exceptional and beautiful and I am drooling just thinking of them LOL.

I am a Canon girl through and through so I'm a vote for sticking with Canon original.gif

#3 raven74

Posted 21 December 2012 - 04:12 PM

Mkiii without a doubt - but then I am another canon girl.  I have to admit the iii is far better then the mkii' I'm not a huge fan of mine.

#4 New beginnings

Posted 24 December 2012 - 09:11 AM

I have a 5D mkI and I love it. I am about to get a mkII as my 2nd body and a 50D as my play/personal camera. If I was you I'd get a MkII and put the rest towards some nice glass...

#5 *Ev

Posted 24 December 2012 - 11:23 AM

Both Cameras are good. It is said that Canon's Cameras produce a slightly warmer tone compared to Nikon's. It would be good to go to dp review site to check them out and go from there.




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