Seller GetItDigital on eBay (99.7% positive ratings) has the Canon EOS 5D Mark III at the lowest price ever seen, $1,899. Compare at $2,499. They also have the 5D3 as kit with the EF 24-105mm f/4L IS lens at $2,499 (select the option from the drop-down menu). Free shipping in the US. Pleas note: this is likely a grey import item.
It’s time for a new time-lapse video. The impressing video above was made by Toby Smith, and shows the trip of container ship Gunhilde Maersk from Ho-Chi Minh, Vietnam to Ningbo, China. The time-lapse video was produced shooting 78,500 pictures with a Canon EOS 5D Mark III with an EF 17mm tilt-shift lens mounted. The EOS 5D Mark III was mounted in a solar powered, special housing that can withstand harsh marine weather conditions.[via Laughing Squid via Twisted Sifter]
Adorama has a killer deal on the Canon EOS 5D Mark III. If you are comfortable with mail-in rebates, then this bundle will be hard to beat. The EOS 5D Mark III bundle is on sale for $2,149 ($2,499 – $350 MIR) plus Free Shipping. Plus you get around 6% Adorama rewards. The bundle includes:
- Canon EOS 5D Mark III DSLR Camera
- Canon PIXMA PRO-100 Professional Photo Inkjet Printer
- Canon SG-201 Photo Paper Plus Semi-Gloss, 13×19″, 50 Sheets
- Green Extreme LP-E6/N Lithium-Ion Battery Pack (2000mAh 7.4V)
- Lexar 64GB Professional Class 10 600x UHS-I U1 SDXC Memory Card
- Lowepro Nova Sport 17L AW Shoulder Bag for DSLR
- New Leaf PLUS – 1 Year Digital Camera Service Plan with Accidental Damage Coverage (for Drops & Spills)
- 1-Year Adobe Photography Plan and KelbyOne Online Training Subscription (info here)
- $149.94 in Adorama Rewards
What you see in the pic above is a Canon EOS 5D Mark III pendant made out of 14K gold. You can see the pendant has a Canon 24mm L lens “mounted”. What you see on the lens bezel are 34 diamonds, all set in by hand.
The pendant was made by IF & Co for a photographer named Jay.
If you want to learn more head over to PetaPixel, where I found the story.