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 $2,699 for a kit with 24-105mm f/4 lens, and it is also available in body only from $2,970 and a kit with 24-70mm lens from $2,849.

You can also save money by purchasing a used 5D Mark III. Prices for a used 5D Mark III start at $1,598.

Canon 5D Mark III Bundles

Canon EOS 5D Mark III DSLR Camera Body with Storage Kit

SanDisk 64GB Extreme PRO SDXC UHS-I Memory Card|Lowepro Photo Hatchback 16L AW Backpack (Slate Gray)|WD 4TB My Passport USB 3.0 Secure Portable Hard Drive (Black)|JPEGmini JPEGmini Pro Photo Optimization Software

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

Canon EOS 5D Mark III DSLR Camera with 24-105mm Lens|SanDisk 64GB Extreme PRO SDXC UHS-I Memory Card|Ruggard Journey 44 DSLR Shoulder Bag (Black)|[2x] Watson LP-E6N Lithium-Ion Battery Pack (7.2V, 1900mAh)|Watson Duo LCD Charger with Two LP-E6 Battery Plates|Vello FreeWave Plus Wireless Remote Shutter Release for Canon|Vello BG-C9 Battery Grip for Canon 5D Mark III, 5DS, & 5DS R|Vello LCD Screen Protector Ultra for Canon 5D Mark III, 5D Mark IV, 5DS & 5DS R Camera|Luminesque 77mm CIRC POLARIZER/SLIM UV MC PRO KIT|Sensei Microfiber Lens Cleaning Cloth (Gray)

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Canon 5D Mark III - Body Only

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Oben ACM-2400 4-Section Aluminum Monopod|Ruggard Journey 44 DSLR Shoulder Bag (Black)|SanDisk 32GB Extreme UHS-I SDHC Memory Card |Watson LP-E6N Lithium-Ion Battery Pack (7.2V, 1900mAh)

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

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Oben ACM-2400 4-Section Aluminum Monopod|Ruggard Journey 44 DSLR Shoulder Bag (Black)|SanDisk 32GB Extreme UHS-I SDHC Memory Card |Watson LP-E6N Lithium-Ion Battery Pack (7.2V, 1900mAh)

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

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Oben ACM-2400 4-Section Aluminum Monopod|Ruggard Journey 44 DSLR Shoulder Bag (Black)|SanDisk 32GB Extreme UHS-I SDHC Memory Card |Watson LP-E6N Lithium-Ion Battery Pack (7.2V, 1900mAh)