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EOS 10 still keeps up with the new boys

Advantages: Has lots of features which are comparable to the modern cameras
Disadvantages: the camera can be awkward to hold if you have big hands

This is a nice SLR and is one of the older cameras from cannon that have the EOS name, I have had mine about 9 years, but it still does most of the things that the current models can. The camera itself can be set to full automatic, fully manual or any co ...

TimothyC 15.07.2000 · Read full review
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Great in its day

Advantages: Accurate eye controlled focusing, Accurate metering and Lots of features
Disadvantages: Eye controlled focusing doesn’t work when camera held vertically, Reliant upon 2CR5 batteries

I first became a Canon user in 1986 when I bought a Canon T90, which was a wonderful camera. I had been sceptical about autofocus cameras but having played around with a friend’s Canon EOS in 1992, I decided to take the plunge and move over to an autofocu ...

straightarm 19.08.2003 · Read full review
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A great camera - so sad to see it end of line

Advantages: Hi speed, flexible lenses, fully manual if you want it, plenty of useful programs if you don't
Disadvantages: Sometimes metering is "questionable", battery usage somewhat high

I had an old EOS600 which I shared with my father. He tought me everything I know about photography (not a great deal, but enough to take good pictures and make good memories). He's now living 2000 miles away from me, so the sharing part became much har ...

danclyon 04.04.2001 · Read full review
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Camera bargain for the film user.

Advantages: Fantastic secondhand bargain. Fantastic camera.
Disadvantages: Fairly heavy. Difficult to find a good one.

OK, so the Canon EOS 5 is an obsolete camera, but…………what a fantastic secondhand bargain. Canon produced the EOS 5 for upwards of 9 years, by which time, although it was still selling well, it was starting to look a little dated. I've been a keen amat ...

richkw 06.07.2005 · Read full review
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My precious

Advantages: Quiet, fast sport function, beautiful colours
Disadvantages: Heavy, eye focus, light needs

...I used to own a heavy and noisy Nikon camera and being an amateur wildlife photographer, I wanted something that wouldn't disturb the animals. I bought my Canon EOS 5 secondhand with not a scratch and at a good price. I haven't regretted it since. This ca ...

kaybe 04.06.2004 · Read full review
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