Launch prices

The Canon 5D Mark III initially started shipping in April of 2012, though shipments were temporarily halted while a light leakage issue was resolved in early units; body-only street prices in early 2013 range from US$2,600 - US$3,300, with most authorized dealers hovering around US$3,000.

Current prices

The lowest price for the Canon 5D Mark III is $2,499 body only, and it is also available in a kit with 24-105mm f/4 lens from $3,099 and a kit with 24-70mm lens from $3,249.

You can also save money by purchasing a used 5D Mark III. Prices for a used 5D Mark III start at $1,600.

Canon 5D Mark III Bundles

Canon EOS 5D Mark III DSLR Camera with 24-70mm f/4L IS Lens Video Production Kit

Canon EOS 5D Mark III DSLR Camera with 24-70mm Lens|SanDisk 32GB Extreme UHS-I SDHC Memory Card |Ruggard Outrigger 45 Backpack|[2x] Watson LP-E6N Lithium-Ion Battery Pack (7.2V, 1900mAh)|Rode VideoMic Pro with Rycote Lyre Shockmount|Duracell 9V Alkaline Battery (Coppertop)|Revo SR-1000 Shoulder Support Rig (Black & Red)|Watson Duo LCD Charger with 2 LP-E6 Battery Plates

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Canon EOS 5D Mark III DSLR Camera with 24-105mm f/4L Lens Basic Kit

Canon EOS 5D Mark III DSLR Camera with 24-105mm Lens|SanDisk 32GB Extreme UHS-I SDHC Memory Card |Ruggard Journey 34 Shoulder Bag (Black)|Watson LP-E6N Lithium-Ion Battery Pack (7.2V, 1900mAh)|Vello FreeWave Plus Wireless Remote Shutter Release for Canon|Vello Snap-On Glass LCD Screen Protector for Canon 5D Mark III, 5D Mark IV, 5DS & 5DS R|Pearstone Microfiber Cleaning Cloth, 18% Gray (7 x 7.9")|Luminesque 77mm CIRC POLARIZER/SLIM UV MC PRO KIT|Field Optics Research Solution Spray Bottle (2 oz)

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Canon 5D Mark III - Body Only

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Canon EOS 5D Mark III DSLR Camera (Body Only)|WD 4TB My Book Desktop USB 3.0 External Hard Drive|SanDisk 64GB Extreme PRO SDXC UHS-I Memory Card|Lowepro Photo Hatchback 16L AW Backpack (Slate Gray)

Canon 5D Mark III - Kit with 24-105mm f/4 lens

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Canon EOS 5D Mark III DSLR Camera with 24-105mm Lens|WD 4TB My Book Desktop USB 3.0 External Hard Drive|SanDisk 64GB Extreme PRO SDXC UHS-I Memory Card|Lowepro Photo Hatchback 16L AW Backpack (Slate Gray)

Canon 5D Mark III - Kit with 24-70mm Lens

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Canon EOS 5D Mark III DSLR Camera with 24-70mm Lens|WD 4TB My Book Desktop USB 3.0 External Hard Drive|SanDisk 64GB Extreme PRO SDXC UHS-I Memory Card|Lowepro Photo Hatchback 16L AW Backpack (Slate Gray)