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Canon EOS R5 Unboxing and Visual Comparison with 1DX II

Aug 20, 2020

I've always thought unboxing videos sounded fun to create, so when I received my much anticipated Canon EOS R5, I decided it was the perfect opportunity! Join me as I check out what's inside the box, hear my initial thoughts as I hold the camera for the first time, then check out the differences between the R5 and my previous pet photography workhorse camera, the Canon EOS-1D X. The size difference alone is just 🤯

Watch this quick video from start to finish, or feel free to fast-track using the chapter links below.

Once you've finished, don't forget to check out the next video where I put the R5 through it's Animal AF paces with chickens, dogs and horses in this video - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4fB08MDWMKA

0:00 - Intro
0:21 - Freebies
0:50 - What's In the Box
1:25 - Canon EOS R5
1:44 - First Impressions
3:02 - Comparison with the Canon EOS-1D X Mark II
5:04 - Outro

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