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The full frame EOS 5D Mark II combines outstanding resolution with up to 3.9 fps shooting and superlative high ISO performance. The addition of Full HD movie recording expands the boundaries of photography.

Full HD movie recording

The EOS 5D Mark II complements outstanding still imaging capabilities with Full HD (1080) video recording. Users can even shoot video to memory card without losing the ability to capture still images. An HDMI connection allows High Definition playback of footage and images on an HDTV.

Kit Includes

  • Zoom Lens
  • 2 x Canon LP-E6 Batteries
  • Canon LC-E6E Battery Charger
  • 2 x 32GB Sandisk Extreme Compact Flash Cards
  • Card Reader
  • Manual
  • Viewfinder
  • Headphones


• 21.1MP full frame CMOS sensor
• DIGIC 4 processor
• ISO range expandable to 25600
• Full HD (1080, 30fps) movie recording
• High-res 3.0” VGA LCD with Live View
• Up to 3.9fps JPEG shooting up to card capacity
• 9-point AF + 6 Assist AF points
• Magnesium alloy body

Technical Specifications

Type 36x 24 mm CMOS
Effective Pixels Approx 21.1M
Total Pixels Approx 22.0M
Aspect Ratio 3:2
Low-Pass Filter Built in/Fixed
Sensor Cleaning EOS integrated cleaning system with fluorine coating
Colour Filter Type Primary Colour
Type DIGIC 4
Lens Mount EF (excludes EF-S lenses)
Focal Length Equivalent to 1.0x the focal length of the lens
Type TTL-CT-SIR with a CMOS sensor
AF System/ Points 9-point AF (plus 6 Assist AF points)
AF Working Range EV -0.5 - 18 (at 20??C & ISO 100)
AF Modes One Shot
  AI Servo
  AI Focus
AF Point Selection Automatic selection, Manual selection.
Selected AF Point Display Superimposed in viewfinder and indicated on top LCD panel and Quick Control screen
Predictive AF Yes, up to 8m
AF Lock Locked when shutter button is pressed half way in One Shot AF mode.
AF Assist Beam Emitted by an optional dedicated Speedlite
Manual Focus Selected on lens
AF Microadjustment C.Fn III-8
  +/- 20 steps
  Adjust all lenses by same amount
  Adjust up to 20 lenses individually
Metering Modes TTL full aperture metering with 35 zone SPC
  (1) Evaluative metering (linked to any AF point)
  (2) Partial metering (approx. 8% of viewfinder at centre)
  (3) Spot metering: (approx. 3.5% viewfinder at center)
  (4) Center weighted average metering
Metering Range EV 1-20 (at 20C with 50mm f1.4 lens ISO 100)
AE Lock Auto: In 1-shot AF mode with evaluative metering exposure is locked when focus is achieved.
  Manual: By AE lock button in creative zone modes.
Exposure Compensation +/-2 EV in 1/3 or 1/2 stop increments (can be combined with AEB).
AEB +/- 2 EV, 1/2 or 1/3-stop increments
ISO Sensitivity* Auto (100-3200), 100-6400 (in 1/3-stop or whole stop increments)
  ISO can be expanded to H1: 12800 and H2:25600
Type Electronically-controlled focal-plane shutter
Speed 30 - 1/8000 sec. (1/3 stop increments), Bulb (Total shutter speed range. Available range varies by shooting mode)
Type Auto white balance with the imaging sensor
Settings Auto, Daylight, Shade, Cloudy, Tungsten, White Fluorescent light, Flash, Custom, Colour Temperature setting.
  White balance compensation:
  1. Blue/Amber +/-9
  2. Magenta/ Green +/-9.
Custom White Balance Yes, 1 setting can be registered
WB Bracketing +/-3 levels in single level increments
  3 bracketed images per shutter release.
  Selectable Blue/Amber bias or Magenta/ Green bias.
Type Pentaprism
Coverage (Vertical/Horizontal) Approx. 98%
Magnification Approx. 0.71x ??
Eyepoint Approx. 21mm (from eyepiece lens centre)
Dioptre Correction -3 to +1 (1/m) (dioptre)
Focusing Screen Interchangeable (3 types, optional). Standard Focusing Screen Precision Matte Eg-A
Mirror Quick-return half mirror (Transmission: reflection ratio of 40:60, no mirror cut-off with EF600mm f/4 or shorter)
Viewfinder Information AF information: AF points, focus confirmation light.
Exposure information Shutter speed, aperture value, ISO speed (always displayed), AE lock, exposure level/compensation, spot metering circle, exposure warning, AEB.
Flash information Flash ready, high-speed sync, FE lock, flash exposure compensation.
Image information White balance correction, CF card information, monochrome shooting, maximum burst (2 digit display), Highlight tone priority (D+).
Depth of Field Preview Yes, with Depth of Field preview button.
Eyepiece Shutter on strap
Type 3.0 Clear View TFT, approx. 920K dots
Coverage Approx. 100%
Viewing Angle (Horizontally/Vertically) Approx 170 degrees
Coating Dual Anti-reflection
Brightness Adjustment Auto 3 levels + Manual adjustable to one of seven levels
Display Options (1) Quick Control Screen
  (2) Camera settings
Modes E-TTL Auto Flash
X-Sync 1/200sec
Flash Exposure Compensation +/-2 EV in 1/3-stop increments
Flash Exposure Bracketing Yes, with compatible External Flash
Flash Exposure Lock Yes
Second Curtain Synchronisation Yes
HotShoe/ PC Terminal Yes / Yes
External Flash Compatibility E-TTL II with EX series Speedlites, wireless multi-flash support.
External Flash Control via camera menu screen
Modes Auto, Creative Auto, Program AE, Shutter priority AE, Aperture priority AE, Manual, Custom (x3)
Picture Styles Standard, Portrait, Landscape, Neutral, Faithful, Monochrome, User Defined (x3)
Colour Space sRGB and Adobe RGB
Image Processing Highlight Tone Priority
  Auto Lighting Optimizer (4 settings)
  Long exposure noise reduction
  High ISO speed noise reduction (4 settings)
  Auto Correction of Lens Peripheral illumination
Drive Modes Single, Continuous, Self timer /remote control (10s), Self timer /remote control (2s)
Continuous Shooting Max. Approx. 3.9fps. (speed maintained for up to 78 images (JPEG)??(310 with UDMA card), 13 images (RAW))
Type Electronic viewfinder with image sensor
Coverage Approx. 100% (horizontally and vertically)
Frame Rate 30 fps
Focusing Manual Focus (Magnify the image 5x or 10x at any point on screen)
Autofocus Quick mode, Live mode, Live Face detection mode
Metering Real-time evaluative metering with image sensor
  Active metering time can be changed
Display Options Grid overlay (x2), Histogram, data, no data
Still Image Type JPEG: Fine, Normal (Exif 2.21 [Exif Print] compliant) / Design rule for Camera File system (2.0),
  RAW: RAW, sRAW1, sRAW2 (14bit, Canon original RAW 2nd edition),
  Digital Print Order Format [DPOF] Version 1.1 compliant
RAW+JPEG Simultaneous Recording Yes, any combination of RAW + JPEG possible.
Image Size JPEG: (L) 5616x3744, (M) 4080x2720, (S) 2784x1856,
  RAW: (RAW) 5616x3744, (sRAW1) 3861x2574, (sRAW2) 2784x1856
Movie Type MOV (Video: H.264, Sound: Linear PCM)
Movie Size HD 1920 x 1080 (16:9), SD 640 x 480 (4:3) -30fps
Movie Length Max duration 29m 59sec, Max file size 4GB
Folders New folders can be manually created and selected
File Numbering (1) Consecutive numbering
  (2) Auto reset
  (3) Manual reset
Custom Functions 25 Custom Functions with 71 settings
Metadata Tag User copyright information
LCD Panel / Illumination Yes / Yes
Water/ Dust Resistance Yes
Intelligent Orientation Sensor Yes
Playback Zoom 1.5x - 10x
Display Formats (1) Single image with information (2 levels)
  (2) Single image
  (3) 4 image index
  (4) 9 image index
  (5) Magnified view
  (6) Jump display
Slide Show Image selection: All images, by date, by folder, movies, or stills.
  Playback time: 1/2/3/5 sec
  Repeat: On/Off
Histogram Brightness: Yes
  RGB: Yes
Highlight Alert Yes

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