Canon Any actual Canon FF DSLR users here?


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Aug 15, 2010
I'm thinking of getting a Canon FF as a back-up to my m43 system (kind of reversed, I know). I have a Sony a7, and am deciding between that or a 6D. The reason for considering Canon is I need a 70-200/2.8, and the Canon is $1,000 less. So there's that. But of course, I'd lose all the mirrorless goodness.

Any other Canon "big rig" users here?
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Bring Jack back!
Jan 11, 2011
Houston, Texas
I used my sister's 5D mk 2 for a few days. I think it was my first non M9 full frame experience. It definitely predated the A7. After using an EVF in the m4/3 cameras for so long with all the AF focus points in them, I found the 5D mk 2 kinda hard to use. The VF and AF points was much better than the E510/620 that I had before. But a step behind the modern m4/3 cameras. Operationally, the m4/3 cameras were much faster too. The shallow DOF and lower noise at high ISO definitely tempted me to grab one though. But I resisted ...

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