Summary Canon EOS-1Ds

Prices Price
Body only
$488
Kit
Unknown
Score Snapsort rank
Within its price range
#n/a of 0
Among similar cameras
#n/a of 7
Specifications Key specs
Sensor size
Help Full frame 35.8x23.8mm
Screen resolution
Help 120k dots
Megapixels
Help 11 MP
Movie format
Help None
Screen size
Help 2"
Light sensitivity
Help 1,250 ISO
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Pros

The Canon EOS-1Ds vs other recent DSLRs

Viewfinder size Large viewfinder Help
0.70x
Viewfinder coverage Above average viewfinder coverage Help
100%
Viewfinder Doesn't use battery, see more detail Help
Pentaprism
Fastest shutter speed Fast shutter speed Help
1/8000 of a second

The Canon EOS-1Ds vs other recent pro DSLRs

Lowest price Inexpensive Help
$487.83

Cons

The Canon EOS-1Ds vs other recent DSLRs

Dynamic range Very narrow dynamic range Help
11 EV
Image stabilization No image stabilization Help
Risk of blur
Touch screen No touch screen Help
More buttons
Autofocus Manual focus only Help
None
GPS No GPS Help
Missing geo-tagging
Built-in focus motor No focus motor Help
Won't autofocus with all lenses
Weight Very heavy Help
1,585 g
Popularity Not so popular Help
Among snapsort users
Movie format No movies Help
None
Live view No live view Help
Preview with viewfinder
Screen flips out Fixed screen Help
Less flexible
Announced Old Help
September 2002
Size Quite large Help
Large (156×158×80 mm)
Storage slots Fewer storage slots Help
1
Built-in flash No built-in flash Help
Professional

The Canon EOS-1Ds vs other recent pro DSLRs

Low light performance Very noisy at high ISO Help
954 ISO
Color depth Little color depth Help
21.8 bits
Screen size Very small screen Help
2"
Light sensitivity Poor maximum light sensitivity Help
1,250 ISO
Weather sealed No weather sealing Help
Need to shelter it from weather
Overall image quality Very low overall image quality Help
63.0
Screen resolution Very low resolution screen Help
120k dots
Continuous shooting Slow continuous shooting Help
3 fps
True resolution Lower true resolution Help
11 MP
Light sensitivity (boost) Lacks boost light sensitivity Help
None

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Guest (9:56 PM, March 12, 2012)
In Cons,Manual focus only   ?This is incorrect