Canon finally announces 5D Mark II, as predicted

The rumor mill predicted a September 17th announcement date and here we are, right on time. Canon finally announced the long-anticipated successor to the EOS 5D, named (as expected) the EOS 5D Mark II. Check back later for an updated, more thorough post, but for now see the links below for more info:

Canon USA’s EOS 5D Mark II pages

Canon EOS 5D Mark II Online Press Kit

DPReview’s exclusive hands-on preview (of preproduction unit)

Canon teaser site fully revealed