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The AF system on the EOS 5D Mark II includes 9 visible AF points and six invisible assist points, for a total 15 points concentrated toward the center. The outer points on the extreme left and right are actually located at the same positions as the corresponding points in the EOS-1Ds Mark III, giving the camera a wide field for detecting moving subjects crossing the scene or improved ability to focus on off-center subjects. While only 9 AF points are visible through the viewfinder, all can be...

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This White Paper document includes the following statements in reference to depth of field control in movie mode with the EOS 5D Mark II Page 6 With movie mode activated, photographers and videographers can capture high definition video with depth of field control found only in professional models. Page 14 The EOS 5D Mark II is lighter, smaller and lower priced than most professional HD camcorders, yet provides amazing depth of field control Until now, there were no affordable 1080p HD video...