Canon EOS-1D Mark III Specifications

Canon EOS 1D Mark III

Canon EOS 1D Mark III

Part Number: 1888B002 (Reviewed)

General

  • Depth
    3.1 in
  • Sensor Resolution
    10.0 Megapixel
  • Enclosure Material
    magnesium alloy
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CMOS
  • Total Pixels
    10700000 pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    10000000 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Size
    18.7 x 28.1mm
  • Field of View Crop Factor
    1.3
  • Sensor Dust Reduction
    Yes
  • Sensor Features
    EOS Integrated Cleaning System
  • Image Processor
    DIGIC III
  • System
    TTL phase detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    45
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG, RAW, RAW + JPEG
  • Interfaces Provided
    USB 2.0, composite video/audio
  • Manufacturer
    Canon

Exposure & White Balance

  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100-3200, ISO 50, ISO 6400
  • Exposure Metering
    evaluative, multi-spot, partial (13.5%), spot, spot AF area
  • Exposure Metering Zones
    63
  • Exposure Modes
    E-TTL II program flash, aperture-priority, automatic, bulb, manual, program, shutter-priority
  • Shooting Programs
    landscape, portrait mode
  • Special Effects
    Faithful, Monochrome, Neutral
  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    2500K - 10000K (100K steps), cloudy, daylight, flash, fluorescent, shade, tungsten light
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/8000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    30 sec
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±3 EV range, in 1/2 or 1/3 EV steps
  • Auto Exposure Bracketing
    7 steps in 1/2 or 1/3 EV steps
  • White Balance Bracketing
    Yes
  • X-sync Speed
    1/300 sec
  • Exposure Range
    EV -1-18 ( ISO 100 )

Display

  • Display Format
    230,000 pixels
  • Display Form Factor
    built-in

Camera Flash

  • Type
    none

Environmental Parameters

  • Min Operating Temperature
    32 °F
  • Max Operating Temperature
    113 °F

Carrying Case

  • Type
    none

Miscellaneous

  • Microsoft Certification
    Certified for Windows Vista
  • Protection
    dust resistant
  • Certified for Windows Vista
    Certified for Windows Vista software and devices have undergone compatibility tests for ease-of-use, better performance and enhanced security.

Lens System

  • Lens Included
    body only

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    fixed eye-level pentaprism
  • Viewfinder Type
    Optical - fixed eye-level pentaprism
  • Interchangeable Focusing Screens
    Yes (11 types)
  • Viewfinder Information
    AE lock, AF lock, aperture, battery status, exposure compensation, frames-remaining counter, metering system, shutter speed, white balance
  • Optical Viewfinder Field Coverage
    100%
  • Optical Viewfinder Magnification
    0.76x
  • Optical Viewfinder Dioptric Correction Range
    -3 to +1
  • Viewfinder Frames
    Autofocus frame

Memory / Storage

  • Supported Memory Cards
    CompactFlash, Microdrive, MultiMediaCard, SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card

Additional Features

  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    10 frames per second, 3 frames per second
  • Self Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec
  • Flash Terminal
    PC terminal, hot shoe
  • Status LCD Display Information
    aperture, autofocus mode, metering mode, photo quality, picture resolution, program, remote control indicator, self-timer mode, shutter speed, white balance indicators, battery condition, bracketing indicator, drive mode, exposure compensation, film speed, flash mode, focus area, frame counter
  • Features
    AE lock, AF lock, highlight point display, histogram display, mirror lock, FE lock, LCD live view mode, RGB primary color filter, audio recording, auto power save, built-in eyepiece shutter, depth-of-field preview button, digital noise reduction

Connections

  • Memory Card Slot
    CompactFlash Card, SD card
  • Type
    USB, composite video output, remote control, system accessory terminal
  • Qty
    1

Shutter

  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/8000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    30 sec
  • X-sync Speed
    1/300 sec

Software

  • Type
    Canon Digital Photo Professional, Drivers & Utilities

Battery

  • Technology
    lithium ion
  • Battery Type
    Canon LP-E4
  • Details
    1 x Li-ion rechargeable battery - 2300 mAh ( included )
  • Battery Form Factor
    manufacturer specific
  • Manufacturer Battery Name
    Canon LP-E4

System Requirements for PC Connection

  • Operating System Support
    Apple Mac OS 9.0 - 9.2, Apple Mac OS X 10.1, MS Windows 2000, MS Windows 98 SE, MS Windows ME, MS Windows Vista, MS Windows XP
  • Peripheral Devices
    CD-ROM drive, USB port

Header

  • Brand
    Canon
  • Product Line
    Canon EOS
  • Model
    1D Mark III
  • Packaged Quantity
    1

CE System

  • Remote Control
    optional

Video Input

  • Type
    digital camera
  • Digital Camera Type
    SLR
  • SLR Enhanced Functionality
    Live View mode
  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    10 frames per second, 3 frames per second
  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100-3200, ISO 50, ISO 6400
  • ISO (Max)
    6400
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG, RAW, RAW + JPEG
  • Interfaces Provided
    USB 2.0, composite video/audio
  • Image Processor
    DIGIC III
  • Special Effects
    Faithful, Monochrome, Neutral
  • Flash Terminal
    PC terminal, hot shoe
  • Self Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec
  • Lens Mounting Type
    Canon EF
  • Features
    AE lock, AF lock, highlight point display, histogram display, mirror lock, FE lock, LCD live view mode, RGB primary color filter, audio recording, auto power save, built-in eyepiece shutter, depth-of-field preview button, digital noise reduction

Status LCD

  • Status LCD Display Illumination
    Yes

Lens System Mounting

  • Mounting Type
    Canon EF

Exposure Parameters

  • Exposure Metering
    evaluative, multi-spot, partial (13.5%), spot, spot AF area
  • Exposure Metering Zones
    63
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±3 EV range, in 1/2 or 1/3 EV steps
  • Exposure Modes
    E-TTL II program flash, aperture-priority, automatic, bulb, manual, program, shutter-priority
  • Auto Exposure Bracketing
    7 steps in 1/2 or 1/3 EV steps
  • Shooting Programs
    landscape, portrait mode

Exposure Range

  • Light Metering Range
    EV -1-18
  • Sensitivity
    ISO 100

White Balance

  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    2500K - 10000K (100K steps), cloudy, daylight, flash, fluorescent, shade, tungsten light
  • White Balance Bracketing
    Yes

Auto Focus

  • System
    TTL phase detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    45

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    6.1 in
  • Height
    6.1 in
  • Weight
    2.56 lbs

Optical Sensor

  • Sensor Resolution
    10 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CMOS
  • Optical Sensor Size
    18.7 x 28.1mm
  • Optical Sensor Size (metric)
    18.7 x 28.1 mm
  • Field of View Crop Factor
    1.3
  • Total Pixels
    10700000 pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    10000000 pixels
  • Sensor Dust Reduction
    Yes
  • Sensor Features
    EOS Integrated Cleaning System

Camera Display

  • Type
    LCD display
  • Display Form Factor
    built-in
  • Diagonal Size
    3 in
  • Diagonal Size (metric)
    7.6 cm
  • Display Format
    230,000 pixels
  • Features
    display brightness control

Camera Memory

  • Memory Card Slot
    CompactFlash Card, SD card
  • Supported Memory Cards
    CompactFlash, Microdrive, MultiMediaCard, SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card

Camera Specifications

  • Connectivity Features
    Wi-Fi ready, remote live view
  • Print Standard
    DPOF support, PictBridge support, direct print

Optical Viewfinder

  • Type
    fixed eye-level pentaprism
  • Field Coverage
    100%
  • Magnification
    0.76x
  • Dioptric Correction Range
    -3 to +1
  • Viewfinder Frames
    autofocus frame

Still Image Storage Capacity

  • Image Resolution
    1936 x 1288, 2832 x 1880, 3456 x 2304, 3888 x 2592
  • Still Image Format
    JPEG, RAW
  • Image File Size
    1.2 MB, 13 MB, 2.1 MB, 2.8 MB, 3.5 MB, 7.6 MB

Supported Battery Details

  • Quantity
    1
  • Details
    Li-ion rechargeable battery
  • Capacity
    2300 mAh
  • Included
    included

CNET Labs' Benchmarks

  • CNET Labs Shutter lag bright
    0.4
  • CNET Labs Wake up time
    0.1
  • CNET Labs Raw shot to shot time
    0.5
  • CNET Labs Typical burst speed
    8.8
  • CNET Labs Shot to shot time typical
    0.4

Communications

  • Connectivity Features
    Remote live view, Wi-Fi ready

General

  • Manufacturer
    Canon

Where to Buy

Canon EOS 1D Mark III

Part Number: 1888B002

MSRP: $6,149.95

Visit manufacturer site for details.