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Canon EOS 5D Mark II

Photo equipment

The Canon EOS 5D Mark II is a 21.1-megapixel full-frame CMOS digital single-lens reflex camera made by Canon, the first Canon EOS camera to have video recording capabilities. It succeeds the EOS 5D and was announced on 17 September 2008.


  • Improvements over original EOS 5D 

  • New features 

  • Video recording 

  • Video functionality 

  • Independent film and television 

  • Software