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Expired: EOS 5D Mark III Body $2574
« on: May 11, 2014, 07:29:52 AM »

allnewshop (99.3 approval) is selling the Canon EOS 5D Mark III body for $2574 (Reg $3399) via ebay.


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Expired: EOS 5D Mark III Body $2574
« on: May 11, 2014, 07:29:52 AM »

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Re: Deal: EOS 5D Mark III Body $2574
« Reply #1 on: May 11, 2014, 10:10:26 AM »
Just out of curiosity, are there similar deals around for the D800?  I don't shoot Nikon so I don't follow them but I an curious if these sorts of deals on Nikon gear pop up every now and again.

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Re: Deal: EOS 5D Mark III Body $2574
« Reply #2 on: May 11, 2014, 10:21:36 AM »
Just out of curiosity, are there similar deals around for the D800?  I don't shoot Nikon so I don't follow them but I an curious if these sorts of deals on Nikon gear pop up every now and again.

You can check current deals for d800 (and for other Nikon gear) here
http://www.nikonpricewatch.com
http://www.nikonpricewatch.com/product/03848/Nikon-D800-price.html

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Re: Deal: EOS 5D Mark III Body $2574
« Reply #3 on: May 11, 2014, 11:13:15 AM »
The price is now:  2849.99
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Re: Deal: EOS 5D Mark III Body $2574
« Reply #4 on: May 11, 2014, 11:15:06 AM »
Just out of curiosity, are there similar deals around for the D800?  I don't shoot Nikon so I don't follow them but I an curious if these sorts of deals on Nikon gear pop up every now and again.

You can check current deals for d800 (and for other Nikon gear) here
http://www.nikonpricewatch.com
http://www.nikonpricewatch.com/product/03848/Nikon-D800-price.html

Thanks, I didn't know about that spot, should have guessed though, singe is used the Canon equivalent:

http://www.canonpricewatch.com/

When I bought my 5DIII a year or two ago.

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Re: Deal: EOS 5D Mark III Body $2574
« Reply #5 on: May 11, 2014, 12:53:23 PM »
Just out of curiosity, are there similar deals around for the D800?  I don't shoot Nikon so I don't follow them but I an curious if these sorts of deals on Nikon gear pop up every now and again.

I've seen Newegg selling the D800 for around $2100, so yes, there are deals.
 
The problem with a D800 is the lenses.  Only a few match the high MP sensor, and they have horrible CA, so you have to work on them a lot.
 
I use live view, and that really did not work well on my D800, so if you are a liveview user, think twice.
 
At ISO 200 in high contrast outdoor lighting, it can be truly amazing.  For low light ISO 12800 indoor shots, its amazing as well, but not in a good way.

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Re: Deal: EOS 5D Mark III Body $2574
« Reply #6 on: May 11, 2014, 03:38:56 PM »
Just out of curiosity, are there similar deals around for the D800?  I don't shoot Nikon so I don't follow them but I an curious if these sorts of deals on Nikon gear pop up every now and again.

I've seen Newegg selling the D800 for around $2100, so yes, there are deals.
 
The problem with a D800 is the lenses.  Only a few match the high MP sensor, and they have horrible CA, so you have to work on them a lot.
 
I use live view, and that really did not work well on my D800, so if you are a liveview user, think twice.
 
At ISO 200 in high contrast outdoor lighting, it can be truly amazing.  For low light ISO 12800 indoor shots, its amazing as well, but not in a good way.
No, I am not considering one, I was just curious if there were similar deals on the equivalent Nikon gear -- looks like there are.

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Re: Deal: EOS 5D Mark III Body $2574
« Reply #6 on: May 11, 2014, 03:38:56 PM »

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Re: Expired: EOS 5D Mark III Body $2574
« Reply #7 on: May 12, 2014, 10:32:49 AM »
Anyone know who these guys really are? Can't find any physical address or tele.
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Re: Expired: EOS 5D Mark III Body $2574
« Reply #7 on: May 12, 2014, 10:32:49 AM »