A few people mentioned in their reviews that it was able to produce good images. Expert website Cnet.com rated the product 4 stars and said “Top-notch, high-resolution images; 35mm-size sensor obviates focal-length conversions; big 2.5-inch LCD; unmatched low-noise images at ISO 1,600” in their Canon EOS 5D review. Cnet.com also said “The Canon EOS 5D delivers great images and the familiar 35mm-film-format shooting experience for a comparatively low (though still hefty) price.”. Photo.net mentioned “It is more than good enough for most professional photojournalism applications.”.
A number of Canon EOS 5D owners agreed that this digital camera had a good picture resolution. Cnet.com wrote on CNET.com “Digital camera, 12,800,000 pixels, LCD display - TFT active matrix - 2.5 in - Color, - CompactFlash Card” in their review of this digital camera. Photoanswers.co.uk said “The Canon EOS 5D is the first D-SLR to offer full-frame shooting at an affordable price”. Photoanswers.co.uk also wrote “The resolution of 12.8 megapixels is more than enough for most enthusiast photographers”.
A few Canon EOS 5D owners said in their reviews that it had a good image sensor. Expert review site Dpexpert.com.au mentioned “It uses a full frame CMOS sensor -- that is”. Thinkcamera.com wrote “The first digital SLR to combine a full-frame sensor with an affordable price tag” in their review of the Canon EOS 5D. Digital-Photography-School.com said in their Canon EOS 5D review “The Canon EOS 5D made waves when it was announced as the first DSLR with a full frame sensor that wasn't priced in the Pro range”.
One Canon EOS 5D reviewer who bought it wrote that it had a good ISO range. Eleven years ago expert review site Luminous-Landscape.com said “Greece, 2005 Canon 5D with 70-300mm f/5.6 DO IS lens @ ISO 1250 September, 2005 First things first”.
One Canon EOS 5D owner said in their reviews that it was good in low light. Digitalcameraworld.com mentioned “Good low-light performance”.