EOS-1D Mark II User Guide

Canon EOS-1D Mark II Manual

I’m going to share EOS-1D Mark II user guide on Today. You know the EOS-1D Mark II replaced the EOS-1D model and this product released in December 2001. It was designed to meet the rigorous demands of professional news, sports and studio photographers.

EOS-1D mark II entered into the markets on April 2004.  The price at the first time release is  about $ 4,499 in the USA and € 4,600 for Euro markets. To be sure that the current price in the market has gone down considerably.  It is about USD 345 used price at Amazon online store.

EOS-1D Mark II Specification

EOS-1D Mark II User Guide
EOS-1D Mark II User Guide

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Type Digital AF/AE SLR
Recording

medium

Type I or II CF card,

SD memory card

Image

size

28.7 x 19.1mm
Compatible

lenses

Canon EF lenses

(except EF-S lens)

(35mm-equivalent focal length

is equal to approx. 1.3 times

the marked focal length. )

Lens

mount

Canon EF mount
Image Sensor
Type High-sensitivity,

high-resolution,

large single-plate

CMOS sensor

Pixels Effective pixels:

Approx. 8.20

megapixels

Total pixels:

Approx. 8.50

megapixels

Aspect

ratio

03:02:00
Color

filter

system

RGB primary color filter
Low-pass

filter

Located in front of

the image sensor,

non-removable

Recording System
Recording

format

DCF 2.0 (Exif 2.21):

JPEG and RAW

Image

format

JPEG, RAW, (12 bit)
RAW+JPEG Simultaneous

recording Provided

File size (1) L (Large):

Approx. 2.8 MB

(3504 x 2336 pixels)

(2) M1 (Medium1):

Approx. 2.2 MB

(3104 x 2072 pixels)

(3) M1 (Medium2):

Approx. 1.7 MB

(2544 x 1696 pixels)

(4) S (Small):

Approx. 1.0 MB

(1728 x 1152 pixels)

(5) RAW:

Approx. 8.3 MB

(3504 x 2336 pixels)

* JPEG quality: 8
* Exact file sizes depend on

the JPEG quality, subject,

ISO speed, etc

Folders Folder creation/

selection enabled

File

numbering

(1) Consecutive numbering

(2) Auto reset

(3) Manual reset

Processing

parameters

Standard parameters

plus up to three

custom processing

parameters can be set

Color

matrix

Five standard types

plus two types that can be

registered with color matrix

Backup

image

recording

Enabled (Same image

recordable on CF card

and SD memory card)

Interface IEEE1394 for personal

computers

USB for direct

printing

Video output

(NTSC/PAL)

White Balance
Settings Auto, daylight, shade,

 

cloudy, tungsten light,

fluorescent light, flash, custom,

color temperature setting,

custom white balance

(Total 10 settings)

Auto

white

balance

Hybrid Auto white balance

with the CMOS sensor and

a dedicated external sensor

Personal

white

balance

Auto white balance

with the image sensor

Colour

temperature

compensation

White balance bracketing:

±3 stops in full-stop

increments

White balance correction:

±9 stops in full-stop

increments

* Blue/amber bias or magenta/

green bias possible

Viewfinder
Type Eye-level pentaprism
Coverage Approx. 100 percent vertically

and horizontally with respect to

the effective pixels

Magnification 0.72x

(-1 diopter with 50mm

lens at infinity)

Eyepoint 20 mm
Built-in

dioptric

adjustment

-3.0 – +1.0 diopter
Focusing

screen

Interchangeable (9 types),

Standard focusing screen:

Ec-CIII

Mirror Quick-return half mirror

(Transmission:reflection ratio of

37:63,no mirror cut-off with

EF 1200mm f/5.6 or shorter lens)

Viewfinder

information

AF information (AF points, focus confirmation light), exposure information

(shutter speed, aperture, manual exposure, spot metering circle, ISO speed, exposure level,

exposure warning),

flash information

(flash ready,FP flash, FE lock, flash exposure level), white balance correction, JPEG recording, number of remaining shots, memory card information

Depth-of-field Enabled with depth-of-field preview button
Eyepiece

shutter

Built-in
Autofocus
Type TTL-AREA-SIR

with a CMOS sensor

AF points 45 AF points (Area AF)
AF working

range

EV 0-18

(at ISO 100 at 20°C/68°F)

Focusing

modes

One-Shot AF

(ONE SHOT)

AI Servo AF

(AI SERVO)

Manual focusing

(MF)

AF point

selection

Automatic selection,

manual selection, home position

(switch to registered AF point)

Selected

AF point

display

Superimposed in viewfinder

and indicated on LCD panel

AF assist

beam

Emitted by

the dedicated Speedlite

Exposure Control
Metering

modes

21-zone TTL full aperture metering
(1) Evaluative metering

(linkable to any AF point)

(2) Partial metering

(approx. 13.5% of viewfinder at center)

(3) Spot metering
• metering

(approx. 3.8% of viewfinder at center)

• AF point-linked spot metering

(approx. 3.8% of viewfinder)

• Multi-spot metering

(Max. 8 spot metering entries)

(4) Centerweighted averaged metering
Metering

range

EV 0-20

(at 20°C/68°F with 50mm

f/1.4 lens, ISO 100)

Exposure

control

systems

Program AE (shiftable),

shutter-priority AE, aperture priority AE,

E-TTL II autoflash, manual,

flash metered manual

ISO speed

range

Equivalent to ISO 100-1600

(in 1/3-stop increments),

ISO speed can be expanded to

ISO 50 and 3200

Exposure

compensation

AEB: ±3 stops in 1/3-stop increments.
Bracketing methods:
1. Shutter speed or aperture
2. ISO speed
Manual:
±3 stops in 1/3-stop increments

(can be combined with AEB)

AE lock Auto: Applied in One-Shot AF mode

with evaluative metering

when focus is achieved.

Manual: By AE lock button in

all metering modes.

Shutter
Type Electronically-controlled

focal-plane shutter

Shutter

speed

1/8000 to 30 sec.

(1/3-stop increments),

bulb, X-sync at 1/250 sec.

Shutter

release

Soft-touch electromagnetic

release

Self-timer 10-sec. or 2-sec. delay
Remote

control

Remote control with

N3 type terminal

Flash
EOS

dedicated

Speedlite

E-TTL autoflash with

EX series Speedlite

PC

terminal

Provided
Drive System
Drive

modes

Single, low-speed continuous,

high-speed continuous,

self-timer

Continuous

shooting

speed

Low-speed continuous:

Approx. 3 shots/sec.

High-speed continuous:

Approx. 8.5 shots/sec.

Max. burst JPEG: Approx.

40 shots (Large, JPEG 8)

RAW: Approx. 20 shots
LCD Monitor
Type TFT color

liquid-crystal monitor

Monitor size 2.0″
Dots Approx. 230,000 dots
Coverage 100% with respect to

the effective pixels

Brightness

adjustment

Five levels provided
Interface

languages

12
Image Playback
Image

display

format

Single image,

single image (INFO.),

4-image index,

9-image index,

magnified zoom

(approx. 1.5x – 10x),

rotated image

Highlight

alert

In he single image

and single image

(INFO.) formats,

any overexposed

highlight areas will blink

in the image display.

Image Protection and Erase
Protection Erase protection of

one image,

all images in a folder,

or all images in the memory card

can be applied or

canceled at one time.

Erase One image, all images in a folder,

or all images in the memory card

can be erased (except protected images)

at one time.

Sound Recording
Recording

method

The voice annotation recorded

with the built-in microphone

is attached to the image.

File

format

WAV
Recording

time

Max. 30 sec. per recording
Direct Printing
Compatible

printers

CP Direct, Bubble Jet Direct,

and PictBridge-compatible printers

Printable

images

JPEG images

(Print ordering enabled

with DPOF version 1.1)

CUSTOMIZATION MENUS
Custom

functions

21 Custom Functions

with 67 settings

Personal

functions

26
Camera

settings

saving/

reading

Possible
Power Source
Battery One Ni-MH Pack NP-E3
* AC power

can be supplied

via AC adapter

and DC coupler

Number of

possible

shots

At 20°C/68°F:

Approx. 1200

At 0°C/32°F:

Approx. 800

* The above figures apply

when a fully-charged

Ni-MH Pack NP-E3 is used.

Battery

check

Automatic
Power

saving

Provided. Power turns off

after 1, 2, 4, 8, 15, or 30 min.

Date/time

back-up

battery

One CR2025 lithium battery
Dimensions and Weight
Dimensions 156 x 157.6 x 79.9 mm

(6.1 x 6.2 x 3.1 in.)

(W x H x D)
Weight Body only: 1220 g (43 oz.) ,

Battery: 335 g (11.8 oz.)

Working Conditions
Operating

temperature

range

0°C – 45°C / 32°F-113°F
Operating

humidity

range

85% or less

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