Chapter One: The Equipment


What’s in the New Package?

As of mid-summer 2012, Canon is making the Canon EOS 5D Mark III, referred to as the EOS 5D Mk III, available in two different packages.


Figure 1-1. The contents of the Canon 5260B002 package

The Body-Only Package

The first package, designated by Canon’s “item code” 5260B002, provides the EOS 5D Mk III body without a lens, plus:

Eyecup Eg. This is the standard rubber eyecup designed to fit around the viewfinder’s viewing window. As this eyecup physically projects beyond the back of the camera ...

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