- The Canon 5D Mark III has been around for quite a while now so we have updated this review with lab tests that compare it with its current competitiors; the Nikon D810, Sony A7 and Canon EOS 6D.
Best Canon camera
By the time Canon actually announced the EOS 5D Mark III on March 2 2012, its specification seemed almost a bit of a letdown, especially priced at £2,999 in the UK and $3,499 in the US for the body only.
But while it might not have the headline-grabbing 36MP pixel count of the Nikon D800, Canon's latest full-frame camera has lots to offer enthusiast photographers.
With 22.3 million effective pixels, the Canon EOS 5D Mk III's sensor only has 1.2MP more than the