Today Canon celebrates the 10th anniversary of its EOS 5D series. Launched in September 2005, the EOS 5D was the first advanced amateur DSLR to incorporate a full frame CMOS sensor. The camera enabled enthusiast photographers to utilise the camera's impressive image quality and creative photographic tools that traditionally had been unique to professional DSLRs with 35mm sensors.

Take a trip down memory line with the specifications of the Canon EOS 5D:

  • 12.8 MP full frame CMOS sensor
  • 3 fps 60 JPEG image burst
  • 9-point AF with 6 Assist AF points
  • 2.5" LCD
  • Picture Style image processing
  • Records RAW/JPEG images
  • Compact magnesium alloy body