No worries. Archangel says bigger is better, right? If the 1D X is impressive on its own, just think how much more impressive it would be inside a big ol' sound blimp.
now that's a kind of answer I like to hear
Thanks for "breaking" this serious conversation Neuro.
I'm always more for fun and smile, than for fight, just... I don't like constant complaining about same stuff, like weight, size and shutter noise.
It's a free market, buy what ever you like if you can afford it.
Unfortunately I'm not that rich, I lost my job in furniture sales 3 years ago, and ever since than I'm trying to do my best with photography.
I don't have money to buy 5-6 different cameras, and same amount of different lenses, so, when I had to choose just one camera, I chose Canon 1Dx.
I agree with the statement, that if you can afford 1Dx and 5DMarkIII, that it's probably better to choose "silent one" for church and similar situations, but... I can do that, so, I have "thick skin" and have to improvise.
I could put 1Dx between two small cushions and... voila... silent mode ON