Canon EOS 5D Mark IV

Canon EOS 5D Mark IV

Canon EOS 5D Mark IV

3 ⭐⭐⭐ This Canon 5D Mark IV has been fully tested and serviced by our team of camera experts and works perfectly. It does show some signs of superficial wear (minor scuff marks to body), but after all you need to be able to use your rental! All the photos to the left are of the item you would receive so you can take a look (yes, we really have someone downstairs photographing every preloved product), any obvious wear or marks have been highlighted so you can see for yourself. Shutter count: 19,587 Includes: battery, charger, USB cable, user manuals, and original packaging.

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Designed to respond in an instant

The EOS 5D Mark IV's high-speed readout technologies and DIGIC 6+ processor mean you can shoot at 7 fps at full resolution, with full AF / AE tracking.

Shoot in varied lighting conditions

An ISO range of 100-32000 (expandable from 50-102400) is combined with enhanced noise processing algorithms to further improve low light shooting.

Take the leap into 4K movie-making

A truly versatile camera, EOS 5D Mark IV delivers DCI 4K shooting at up to 30 fps and the ability to extract 8.8MP JPEG images from 4K videos

Expanded auto focus

61-point (41 cross-type) AF covers an expanded sensor area and delivers focus at EV-3 in viewfinder shooting mode, or EV-4 in Live View mode.

Connect, control and share

Built-in Wi-Fi and NFC enables remote operation and secure file transfer (FTPS/FTP) via smart devices using the Canon Camera Connect app.

Shift time

Take creative control of time - speed things up with built in time lapse movie mode or slow things down with Full HD 60p and HD 120p movie recording.

Fine tune your images

Dual Pixel RAW file format allows photographers to fine-tune images in post-production such as adjusting or correcting the point of sharpness.

Control at your fingertips

The high resolution 3.2-inch LCD with full touch panel operation is combined with a new AF ‘Area Selection' button providing quick AF point selection.

  • Image Sensor Type (Size)

    CMOS (36.0x24.0mm)

  • Effective Pixels

    Approx. 30.4 megapixels

  • ISO speed (expanded)

    100-32000 (L:50, H1: 51200, H2: 102400)

  • Image Processor

    DIG!C 6+

  • No. of AF points (cross-type AF points)

    61 (41)

  • Metering Range

    EV-3 - 18

  • Auto Exposure sensor

    Approx. 150,000-pixel RGB+IR metering sensor, 252-zone metering

  • Continuous Shooting Speed

    Approx. 7fps for unlimited JPEG's or 21 RAW images

  • LCD Monitor

    3.2" Clear View LCD II approx. 1,620,000 dots

  • Touch Screen

    Yes - Control settings, playback, magnification, AF selection, Touch shutter

  • Recording media

    1x CompactFlash Type I (UDMA 7) 1x SD/SDHC/SDXC and UHS-I

  • Built-in Wi-Fi and NFC

    Yes (IEEE802.11b/g/n, 2.4 GHz only)

  • Interface

    SuperSpeed USB 3.0

  • Movie Recording Size: Max Frame Rate

    4096x2048 (4K):30p, 1920x1080 (FHD): 60p, 1280x720 (HD): 120p

  • Battery

    LP-E6N (supplied), LP-E6

  • Battery grip

    BG-E20 (optional accessory)

A Review by 2021 Ambasador: Samuel Elbourne

The 5DMKIV is a professional grade camera built with the intention to be a well rounded
camera body.
My first impressions are the typical canon 5D architecture and quality with the usual
weather sealing, robustness and menu system that you’d come to expect from a
Canon product.
One of the main highlights of this camera is the ISO performance in low light.
Since using the 5DMKIV I’ve shoot in poorly lit conditions and it has achieved clean
images every time.
The new AF system has 61 AF points and works very similarly to the 1DXMKII focusing
fast and accurate across the viewfinder and with the new focus shifting technology,
through the Dual Pixel AF, this can be adjusted in post using Canons DPR software.
The 30.4mp Full Frame CMOS sensor makes this a good body for wedding and
landscape photographers or anyone needing a lot of detail in their work.

• Pro grade build quality and weather sealed
• Canon colour science (great for skin tones)
• 4k 30fps
• 30.4mp Full Frame CMOS sensor
• Touch screen display with Dual Pixel AF
• GPS+Wifi

• Cropped 1.64x video at 4k
• MJEP video codec at 4k (non flexible and large file codec)

Other features
• Built in time-lapse mode
• Built in HDR mode
• 1xCF card slot and 1xSDHD card slot
• 7 frames a second

Overall you get what you pay for with a Canon professional body. Although if you are
looking to shoot sport or other subjects requiring a faster frame rate I would suggest
paying the extra money and upgrading to the 1DX series.


Follow Sam here: @samelbournephoto

The 5D Mk II is a camera chosen by professionals all over the world. It’s 21 Megapixel Full Frame sensor is capable of capturing brilliant images with outstanding colour, even in low light. Its Full High Definition video performance is prized by professional videographers and is even used to shoot music video clips and even scenes from some of your favourite TV shows and documentaries. Powered by a long-lasting lithium rechargeable battery, this camera lets you shoot for far longer than its predecessor. Its view finder covers 98% and customisable shooting modes mean you can store your favourite shooting settings so you’re not always fiddling with dials and missing the moment.

Compact, lightweight and with environmental protection, EOS 5D successor boasts a newly designed Canon CMOS sensor, with ISO sensitivity up to 25,600 for shooting in near dark conditions. The new DIGIC 4 processor combines with the improved CMOS sensor to deliver medium format territory image quality at 3.9 frames per second, for up to 310 frames.

Triggered from Live View Mode, HD video capture allows users to shoot uninterrupted at full 1080 resolution at 30fps - for amazing quality footage with outstanding levels of detail and realism.

The integration of HD movie capability into a high-end 21.1 Megapixel camera opens a multitude of new possibilities for photojournalists and news photographers. With its full frame CMOS sensor and outstanding ISO performance, the EOS 5D Mark II will appeal to any photographer in search of the finest camera equipment available – from studio and wedding to nature and travel photographers.

Other improvements to the EOS 5D include:

  • Addition of Canon’s EOS Integrated Cleaning System, with a new Fluorine coating on the low-pass filter
  • Larger 3.0” Clear View LCD with VGA resolution, a 170° angle of view and anti-reflective coatings
  • Improved menu system including Quick Control Screen for more direct access to common settings
  • Automatic peripheral illumination correction, utilising detailed EF lens information to optimise JPEG images straight out of the camera
  • Magnesium alloy construction with additional environmental protection
  • UDMA memory card compatibility.

“Professional photojournalists and wedding photographers already choose the EOS 5D for its discrete size and outstanding image quality,” said Mogens Jensen, head of Canon Consumer Imaging. “The addition of HD movie recording opens a new chapter for EOS. It creates new possibilities for EOS photographers to capture and share their stories and to stay relevant in a rapidly changing digital landscape.”

Key Specifications:

  • New 21.1 Megapixel CMOS sensor with improved EOS Integrated Cleaning System (E.I.C.S.)
  • New Full HD 1080 resolution movie recording
  • 3.9 frames per second continuous shooting
  • High performance DIGIC 4 providing superb image quality
  • Maximum 310 large JPEG images in a single burst with a UDMA card
  • 3.0” VGA (920k dots) Clear View LCD
  • ISO 100-6400 (expansion from 50 up to 25,600)
  • 9 AF points + 6 Assist AF points