Canon 5D Mark III Firmware Update ver. 1.3.3

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Canon recently issued a firmware update for the 5D Mark III to version 1.3.3. The new firmware provides for the following improvements and fixes:

  1. Improves the AF controllability when shooting in Live View mode with a wide-angle lens (fixed focal length or zoom).
  2. Corrects some incorrect indications on the “English” and “Russian” menu screens.

You can download the firmware here on Canon’s website.

Canon 6D Gets Price Drop & Instant Rebate for Final Price of $1399

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The Canon 6D just dropped in price by another $100, bringing the retail price down to $1699. Additionally, Canon is offering a $300 instant rebate on the 6D, which brings it down $1399 right now. Check it out here at B&H Photo.

Similar price drops and rebates are available for the 6D with 24-105mm IS STM kit and 6D with 24-105mm f/4L IS USM kit.

Canon 5D Mark III Gets Major Price Drop and Instant Savings

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Canon has brought the MAP (minimum advertised price) of the 5D Mark III down to $2799, which effectively becomes the new “retail” price. Additionally, the price drop comes in conjunction with a $300 instant savings for a limited time, which means you can buy the Canon 5D Mark III today at $2499 from US retailers. Check it out here at B&H Photo.

Likewise, the Canon 5D Mark III kit with the EF 24-105mm f/4L IS USM lens gets a corresponding price drop and instant savings rebate – making it $3099. Check it out here at B&H Photo.

Both deals also include 2% rewards from B&H, as well as several other freebies.