Canon EOS-1D Mark III offers the world’s fastest* continuous shooting speed of 10 frames per second for up to 110 Large JPEGs or 30 RAW files. Thanks to the new Dual DIGIC III Image Processor providing enough computational horsepower to do parallel processing at a rate unmatched by any other digital SLR. EOS-1D Mark III ’s all-new 10.1-Megapixel, APS-H size CMOS sensor designed and manufactured by Canon is the most light-sensitive and innovative sensor that Canon has developed to date, resulting in exceptional image quality and an amazing ISO range of 100 to 3200 with extensions to ISO 50 and a highly usable ISO 6400. New high speed Area AF with 19 high-precision, cross type AF points and 26 Assist AF points, 63-zone Metering Sensor, new Live View mode with extra-large 3.0-inch LCD are featured in addition to many other brand new functions to make shooting with this new EOS a total great new experience. The new EOS-1D Mark III is an essential tool for professional sports photographers and photojournalists because of its exceptional speed and durability and will appeal to a broad range of other professional and advanced amateur photographers because of its superior image quality and improved low-light performance.
*As of 22nd Feb 2007, in comparison with 10MP Digital SLR