The Canon EOS-1D X ($6.799, body only) offers astonishingly fast bursts of up to 14 frames per second, an Full-frame 18.1 Megapixel CMOS sensor, a 400,000-cycle shutter that are built to last, an powerful ISO range of 100 – 51200 (up to 204800 in H2 mode), unbelievable autofocus tracking with an all-new, 61-Point High-Density Reticular AF and 100,000-pixel RGB Metering Sensor that uses a dedicated DIGIC 4 Image Processor, plus outstanding high-definition video footage.
The camera has an Ethernet port for tethering in a studio. Plus, improved handling of the EOS with addition of new customizable controls. The new ergonomic design is more comfortable and intuitive. With a refined and intelligent layout of all control buttons and dials, shooting settings can be made with just the right hand, and quick image check and image processing operations with just the left. All in all, a sophisticaded new EOS, fast, sharp and easy to use with a brilliant sensor and image quality. ❚