Canon EOS 20D SLR Review

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Canon EOS 20D



Sample Photos

The first group of 18 photos are from a production level EOS 20D
using firmware versions 1.0.2 and 1.0.5.

Settings: Parameter 1 (with Sharpening at 0),
Canon EF-S 18-55mm lens, ISO 100 unless noted.


IMG_0186.JPG
IMG_0186.JPG
2,294.62 Kb
3504x2336
30 secs. with Noise Reduction
IMG_0188.JPG
IMG_0188.JPG
2,198.53 Kb
3504x2336
30 secs. without Noise Reduction
IMG_0223.JPG
IMG_0223.JPG
3,296.53 Kb
3504x2336
Canon 24-85mm F3.5/4.5 USM
IMG_0266.JPG
IMG_0266.JPG
1,432.77 Kb
1728x1152
Canon 24-85mm F3.5/4.5 USM
IMG_0339.JPG
IMG_0339.JPG
3,028.92 Kb
3504x2336
IMG_0363.JPG
IMG_0363.JPG
3,170.09 Kb
3504x2336
IMG_0746.JPG
IMG_0746.JPG
3,112.18 Kb
3504x2336, ISO 1600, AI Focus
Canon 70-200 F2.8L non-IS
IMG_0973.JPG
IMG_0973.JPG
3,802.42 Kb
3504x2336, ISO 3200, AI Focus
Canon 70-200 F2.8L non-IS
IMG_1113.JPG
IMG_1113.JPG
2,352.85 Kb
3504x2336, AI Servo
Canon 70-200 F2.8L non-IS
IMG_1201.JPG
IMG_1201.JPG
3,123.01 Kb
3504x2336, ISO 800, Canon 420EX flash
Canon 70-200 F2.8L non-IS
IMG_1226_CR2.jpg
IMG_1226_CR2.jpg
5,826.23 Kb
3504x2336, converted from RAW
Canon 24-85mm F3.5/4.5 USM
IMG_1230.JPG
IMG_1230.JPG
3,937.44 Kb
3504x2336
Canon 24-85mm F3.5/4.5 USM
IMG_1242.JPG
IMG_1242.JPG
3,664.00 Kb
3504x2336
IMG_1311.JPG
IMG_1311.JPG
3,196.90 Kb
3504x2336, ISO 400, AI Servo
Canon 70-200 F2.8L non-IS
IMG_3919.JPG
IMG_3919.JPG
2,589.84 Kb
3504x2336, Portrait mode
Canon 24-85mm F3.5/4.5 USM
IMG_3923.JPG
IMG_3923.JPG
2,147.79 Kb
3504x2336, Portrait mode
Canon 24-85mm F3.5/4.5 USM
IMG_4207.JPG
IMG_4207.JPG
2,562.83 Kb
3504x2336
BW parameter with Green filter effect
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IMG_4243.JPG
3,193.18 Kb
3504x2336, ISO 800, AI Servo
Canon 70-200 F2.8L non-IS






The rest of these photos are from a pre-production level EOS 20D

We used a custom SET 1 parameter with Sharpening at +1 and used a
Canon EF 28-105mm F3.5/4.5 USM lens and ISO 100 unless noted.

img_9923.jpg
IMG_9923.JPG
3504x2336
2,833,351
ISO 100 F11 flash
img_9937.jpg
IMG_9937.JPG
3504x2336
2,788,932
ISO 100 8 sec F8
img_9939.jpg
IMG_9939.JPG
3504x2336
3,012,558
ISO 200 4 sec F8
img_9941.jpg
IMG_9941.JPG
3504x2336
3,373,995
ISO 400 2 sec F8
img_9943.jpg
IMG_9943.JPG
3504x2336
3,662,580
ISO 800 1 sec F8
img_9945.jpg
IMG_9945.JPG
3504x2336
3,822,947
ISO 1600 1/2 sec F8
img_9947.jpg
IMG_9947.JPG
3504x2336
4,562,000
ISO 3200 1/4 sec F8
img_9956.jpg
IMG_9956.JPG
3504x2336
2,959,011
ISO 100 30 sec F16


img_0037.jpg
IMG_0037.JPG
3504x2336
2,688,827
EF 16-35mm L
img_0095.jpg
IMG_0095.JPG
3504x2336
4,173,806
EF 75-300 F4-5.6
img_0121.jpg
IMG_0121.JPG
3504x2336
4,498,823
img_9955.jpg
IMG_9955.JPG
3504x2336
3,843,047
img_9962.jpg
IMG_9962.JPG
3504x2336
3,345,665
EF 16-35mm L
img_9963.jpg
IMG_9963.JPG
3504x2336
3,218,669
img_9973.jpg
IMG_9973.JPG
3504x2336
2,810,719
EF 16-35mm L
img_9995.jpg
IMG_9995.JPG
3504x2336
5,138,328






img_0081.jpg
IMG_0081.JPG
3504x2336
3,030,096
EF 16-35/ISO 400
img_0091.jpg
IMG_0091.JPG
3504x2336
3,528,194
EF 16-35/ISO 800
img_0117.jpg
IMG_0117.JPG
3504x2336
2,318,349
EF 16-35
img_0125.jpg
IMG_0125.JPG
3504x2336
2,238,750
EF 16-35/ISO 200
img_0129.jpg
IMG_0129.JPG
3504x2336
2,691,618
EF 16-35/ISO 200
img_0135.jpg
IMG_0135.JPG
3504x2336
3,869,561
ISO 800
img_0141.jpg
IMG_0141.JPG
3504x2336
4,167,990
ISO 400
img_0174.jpg
IMG_0174.JPG
3504x2336
3,947,032
ISO 400
img_0205.jpg
IMG_0205.JPG
2336x3504
2,114,114
ISO 200


The wedding shots were all converted from Canon RAW format to JPEG.
(These images have been posted for personal testing purposes only)

Thanks to Dan Eisenman of All Pro Photo in Clearwater
for this last group of shots.




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