Touchscreens are becoming rather common on entry-level DSLRs and can make setting focus in live view or video mode as simple as tapping the screen. Exposure is adjusted via the two main control dials. That’s not cool, it goes against the quick-draw, run-and-gun nature of the rest of the camera.
The specular highlights are round across the frame except for in the extreme corners, and feature the same mottled appearance at the centre and heavy border around the circumference. Size 5.89 x 4.58 x 3.01 inches WHD. 152.0 x 116.4 x 76.4 millimeters WHD. Weight Rated 32.8 oz. (930 g) with battery and card. 29.8 oz. (845 g) stripped naked. Nikon isn’t known for dramatically altering control schemes or menu design, so the fact that the D4S and D4 look and feel practically identical isn’t a surprise. Continuous autofocus is useful when it works, but in testing we found that your results will likely vary greatly depending on the velocity and type of subject. Ryan contemplates his egg, 18 June 2015. Canon 5DS, Aperlite YH-700C flash, Canon 50mm f/1.8 STM, f/20 at 1/200 at ISO 400, Perfectly Clear V2. bigger.
Flicker Synchronization As expected, the 5DS is a full-frame camera that adds the new features first seen in the 7D Mark II, namely the ability to shoot through flickering light by synchronizing the actual instant of shutter release to the lighting automatically. Storage One CF type 1 and one SD card slot. Canon 5DS, Canon 24-70mm f/2.8 L II at 25mm at f/8 at 1 second at ISO 100 with Aperlite YH-700C flash at full power, shot as normal JPG and processed in Perfectly Clear. Even if you’ve been changing ISOs manually with the rear dial, you can flick to auto ISO and let the camera figure it out if lighting conditions suddenly change. Leica Q sample shot (Credit: Loz Blain/Gizmag) Leica Q sample shot — exposure is harder to control when selecting a shutter speed (Credit: Loz Blain/Gizmag) Then there’s the control system, which annoyed me a bit. Don’t worry – prices remain the same for you. To know more about our ethics, you can visit our full disclosure page.