Canon EOS 5D Mark II to Track Multiple Batteries

We thought that we already knew just how glorious that Canon's $2,699 EOS 5D Mark II would be, but the camera has one trick up its sleeve that's more practical than another megapixel boost, or maybe even its ability to capture 1080p HD video. Seriously. The camera can keep track of up to six batteries in its internal… » 10/25/08 10:30am 10/25/08 10:30am

Giz Explains: Why DSLRs Are Finally Shooting Video

It's been a good few weeks for DSLRs. Just after Nikon's D90 » 9/17/08 4:00pm 9/17/08 4:00pm became the first ever to jump into the sweet, sweet waters of the HD video pool, Canon did a gigantic cannonball today with the , upping the game to full 1080p captures at 30fps. The question that all of this good news brings up is: Why now? Why haven't…