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Is this a Canon EOS 3?
« on: November 12, 2013, 05:09:02 PM »
Is this a fake body that Sigma put out?
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Is this a Canon EOS 3?
« on: November 12, 2013, 05:09:02 PM »

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Re: Is this a Canon EOS 3?
« Reply #2 on: November 12, 2013, 05:31:01 PM »
Yes.

(and props to the guy using eye-control focus on the Sigzilla...)
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Re: Is this a Canon EOS 3?
« Reply #3 on: November 12, 2013, 06:04:26 PM »
Man that lens is GARMONGOUS.

I can't imagine lugging that thing anywhere, even with a tripod, when I can get 100mm greater focal length for 1/5th the weight.

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Re: Is this a Canon EOS 3?
« Reply #4 on: November 12, 2013, 09:30:25 PM »
It was probably created to help shake any stigma that Sigma is a lesser brand than Canon/Nikon.  Sometimes you need flagship products like that to sell everything else, even if not practical (like Chevy does with the Corvette).

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Re: Is this a Canon EOS 3?
« Reply #5 on: November 14, 2013, 06:26:02 AM »
Eye focussing?  Whatever happened to that then?
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Re: Is this a Canon EOS 3?
« Reply #6 on: November 19, 2013, 09:22:53 AM »
Eye focussing?  Whatever happened to that then?

Same thing as hydro pneumatic suspension on Citroens, or variable strength air bags... :-(

would love to see some interesting feature on the canon flagship. 'interesting' as in a little out there and eye control would do it! as would having focus points over the entire sensor area, or a sensor which uses more of the imaging circle (think square, round, cross shaped!)...I could go on!
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Re: Is this a Canon EOS 3?
« Reply #6 on: November 19, 2013, 09:22:53 AM »