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The Canon EOS 5D Mark III is the latest in Canon's line of full-frame DSLR cameras. Its impressive array of capabilities and advanced controls allow the photographer ever more influence over the final image. With this comes more menus, buttons, and dials that the photographer must learn how to use to take full advantage of the camera.

This book explores the features and capabilities of the 5D Mark III in a way that far surpasses the user's manual. It guides readers through the camera features with step-by-step setting adjustments; color illustrations; and detailed how, when, and why explanations for each option. Every button, dial, switch, and menu configuration setting is explored in a user-friendly manner, with suggestions for setup. The informative text is illustrated with screenshots and example images throughout, making it easy to follow along.

Author James Johnson covers everything from the basic features of the camera to the numerous advanced photographic options as he discusses topics such as focus and exposure, lenses, lighting, custom settings, and more. With this book as your guide, you'll learn how to get the most out of this powerful camera.

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Average Rating: 2.5 out of 5 rating Based on 2 Ratings

"Nothing more then User Guide from the box" - by bmadalin on 06-MAY-2013
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It doesn't provide anything more than the User Guide coming with the camera. I was expecting some more explanation with real live example, when to chose one particular setting or not.

But you won't get anything more than what UG comming with the camera offers.

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"The manual in a more readable format" - by Dave Nelson on 12-FEB-2013
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The contents of the book are mostly a re-iteration of the user manual that comes with the camera. But the information is presented in a format that is much easier to read.
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