A selection of awesome videos created by users of the Canon EOS 5D Mk.II

The Canon EOS 5D Mk.II is the indisputed king of DSLR video. There’s simply no other DSLR that can touch it when it comes to shooting HD movies. Need proof? Here’s a selection of examples to salivate over, mostly from premier video sharing site Vimeo.

Its also worth checking out the the website of 5D Mk.II filmmaker Stewart Read who has amassed an impressive collection of movies shot on the camera.

Also check
out our expert review of the Canon 5D Mk.II


“CITY OF LAKES” The Official Trailer from PACIFIC PICTURES on Vimeo.

View the full movie here.


Iceland, Eyjafjallajökull – May 1st and 2nd, 2010 from Sean Stiegemeier on Vimeo.

Canon EOS5DmkII, One night in Beijing. from Dan Chung on Vimeo.

Video filmed by Guardian photographer Dan Chung entirely on a production Canon EOS5DmkII and adapted Nikon and Zeiss lenses using manual focus.  The camera was purchased to use solely as a video camera with existing Nikon kit.

China’s 60th Anniversary national day – timelapse and slow motion – 7D and 5DmkII from Dan Chung on Vimeo.

The parade in Tiananmen Square to mark the 60th anniversary of the People’s Republic of China – as seen in timelapse and slow-motion.

Slow motion shot on a 7D at 720p/60
Time lapses on Canon Eos5DmkII and Nikon D700.
Edited on Final Cut Pro


 Teaser for season finale of House, season 6 (shot entirely on 5D Mk.II)