Canon EOS 1D Mark III Specifications

Canon EOS 1D Mark III

Part Number: 1888B002 (Reviewed)

General

  • Packaged Quantity
    1
  • Width
    6.1 in
  • Depth
    3.1 in
  • Height
    6.1 in
  • Weight
    2.56 lbs
  • Body Material
    magnesium alloy
  • Sensor Resolution
    10.0 Megapixel
  • 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
  • AV Interfaces
    USB 2.0, composite video/audio
  • Manufacturer
    Canon

Environmental Parameters

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

Camera

  • Status LCD Display Illumination
    Yes
  • Lens Mounting
    Canon EF

Display

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

Carrying Case

  • Type
    none
  • Included Accessories
    USB cable, body cap, neck strap, power adapter with battery charger, video cable

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 )

Camera Flash

  • 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.

Viewfinder

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

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
  • LCD Display Information
    aperture, frame counter, metering mode, photo quality, picture resolution, program, remote control indicator, self-timer mode, shutter speed, white balance indicators, autofocus mode, battery condition, bracketing indicator, drive mode, exposure compensation, film speed, flash mode, focus area
  • Features
    AE lock, digital noise reduction, highlight point display, histogram display, mirror lock, AF 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

Connections

  • Memory Card Slot
    CompactFlash Card, SD card

Software

  • Type
    Canon Digital Photo Professional, Drivers & Utilities

Battery

  • Battery Type
    Canon LP-E4
  • Details
    1 x Li-ion rechargeable battery - 2300 mAh ( included )

System Requirements for PC Connection

  • Operating System Support
    Apple Mac OS 9.0 - 9.2, Apple Mac OS X 10.1, Apple Mac OS X 10.2, Apple Mac OS X 10.3, MS Windows 2000, MS Windows 98 SE, MS Windows ME, MS Windows Vista, MS Windows XP
  • Peripheral Devices
    CD-ROM drive, USB port

CNET Labs' Benchmarks

  • CNET Labs Shutter lag dim
    1.1
  • 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

See manufacturer website for availability.