The Canon EOS 5DS Digital SLR Camera Body boasts an impressive 50.6-megapixels Full-frame CMOS sensor, low-pass filter and Dual DIGIC 6 Image Processor perfect for photographers needing highest resolution images with spectacular detail. Thanks to the incorporated 61-point AF system (all cross-types) with iTR AF technology users benefit from outstanding focusing accuracy when tracking moving subjects. The camera body is crafted from Magnesium Alloy that is fully weather-sealed so that it can be taken to any set. The dual card slots (CF and SD), Full-HD video recording, and an optical viewfinder with 100% coverage along with a large 3.2-inch LCD screen make this a powerful camera.
Canon EOS 5DS Digital SLR Camera Body Key Features:
Boasts a 50.6-megapixels Full-frame CMOS sensor and Dual DIGIC 6 Image Processor
Incorporates a Low-Pass Filter to reduce moire and Mirror Vibration Control System to counter camera shake and blur
Shutter Release Time Lag setting sets the shutter release time longer halting exposure until after the impact of the camera's mirror has diffused
Ideal for commercial, fashion, landscape and architectural photography
Fine Details mode highlights fine edges and patterns/textures via setting camera’s sharpness sub-settings, threshold, and fineness to minimum and lowering the contrast settings
Offers 61-point AF system with 41 cross-type AF points for fast and accurate focus
EOS iTR AF technology tracks moving subjects
Built-in intervalometer and bulb timer
Anti-flicker function produces accurate images under cycling lighting situations
Brand-new cropping feature extends the shooting effect by 1.3x and 1.6x
ISO 100-6400 expandable to 50-12800
Users benefit from Full-HD 30p video capture with in-camera time-lapse creation
Includes 150,000 Pixel RGB+ IR metering that enables Intelligent Tracking and Recognition system capable of detecting faces and colours
The 3.2-inch ClearView II LCD screen and customisable controls offer greater operability
The camera is capable of continuous 5fps burst shooting
Dual card slots (CF and SD) and a USB 3.0 socket for uninterrupted capture and tethered shooting
Customisable Quick Control Screen and Quick Control button for easy settings access
WiFi connectivity for faster file transfer
Compatible with the wide video range of EF lenses
Expanded Canon EOS 5DS Digital SLR Camera Body Key Features:
50.6 Megapixel Full-frame CMOS sensor
The EOS 5DS boasts a spectacular 50.6 Megapixel Full-frame CMOS imaging sensor that is, as of writing this article, the highest resolution sensor ever created in the history of the EOS series of cameras. It is capable of capturing 8712 x 5813 effective pixels that are perfect for the creation of images featuring high levels of realism. This is fantastic when working with fine art, large-scale commercial printing, significant crops, and much more.
61-point High Density Reticular AF
Through the incorporation of 61-point High-Density Reticular AF with up to 41 cross-type AF points, the camera is capable of fast, accurate tracking performance. The AF system is highly sensitive to changes in composition. It can adjust accordingly and quickly ensuring consistency and sharpness during a shoot. The newly-incorporated RGB+IR AF sensor with approx. 150,000 pixels monitors the motion of the tracked subject; whereas, the iTR Intelligent Tracking and Recognition system coordinates the active AF point with the subject's motion. This also aids the consistency of AF precision.
1.3x and 1.6x Crop Shooting Capability
The camera is capable of crop shooting through which the shooting effect is extended by 1.3x and 1.6x. Such flexibility is great for photography. Thanks to the 50.6-megapixel capture, the camera can produce cropped shots with great resolution. For example, images captured at 1.3x (APS-H) are approx. 30.5 Megapixels (6768 x 4512) Large/Fine JPEG. Images captured at 1.6x (APS-C) are approx. 19.6 Megapixels (5424 x 3616) Large/Fine JPEG. The crop function is beneficial in a couple of different ways including, extending the range of telephoto lenses, and improving the subject tracking capability where almost the entire frame is covered with AF points. The user can see image cropping displayed in the viewfinder. It is either masked or overlaid with an outline showing the cropped area. When working in Live View the image is cropped by the effect chosen. Additionally, aspect ratios also can be defined as the camera can shoot in 1:1, 4:3, 16:9, and default 3:2 ratios.
3.2-inch ClearView II LCD Monitor
The incorporated 3.2-inch ClearView II LCD monitor features anti-reflective construction, and ClearView Technology in addition to the outstanding 1,040,000 dots delivering a bright, sharp display. Photographers can utilise it for reviewing their work and settings, and shooting in Live View Mode. When working with Live View, grid lines are displayed in 9 sections with diagonals. The electronic level can be displayed in a similar manner that ensures accurate level by displaying roll. To optimise image review, the dedicated Magnify/Reduce button (16x zoom) has been put into effect. Simply press the button and turn the main dial to use it. There are plenty of available features for organising the images in-camera accompanied by a simple guide.
Intelligent Viewfinder II
The Intelligent Viewfinder II allows users to shoot, change and confirm camera settings in addition to shooting modes, without the hassle of looking away from the viewfinder. The viewfinder shows setting such as exposure level, drive mode, AF operation, metering mode, white balance, electronic level, and recording format amongst other functions. This is possible thanks to the viewfinder being able to display 100% of the composition. This vital information can be displayed or laid over the image for review when shooting. Additionally, numerous views are customisable via the simple user interface.
Canon EOS 5DS Digital SLR Camera Body Product Videos:
Canon EOS 5DS and EOS 5DS R preview
Exploring the EOS 5DS with David Noton - Canon
Canon EOS 5DS Digital SLR Camera Body Sample Image:
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