Canon organized a EOS 5D mark II public trial show in Japan. This show was open to public, people who are interested in trying EOS 5D mark II can join for free.
Canon prepared 15 EOS 5D mark II trial units for visitors to try freely. Canon also setup a “test shoot” stage with a few Japanese girl models for people to take pictures.
Canon also prepared a 5D mark II test unit with tele lens.
It is believed the EOS 5D mark II test units are “production” edition, it means Canon is ready to release the product to camera shops very soon.
After taking test photos, visitors can view their 5D mark 2 test photos on professional LCD monitors.
Just viewing is not enough? Canon did not just promote their latest DSLR, they also promote the photo quality printers at the same time! They provided many color printers for visitor print out their test photos for free.
Canon also shown a set of 5D mark II components and a complete collection of EF “L” lenses.
Since EOS 5D mark II can movies, Canon prepared some test videos that are taken with 5D mark II and play those test videos on a 65 inches TV. So visitors can see the high definition test movies taken by 5D mark II very clearly.
Canon also invited some professional photographers to teach visitors how to get the best photos out of EOS 5D mark II, and shared some photography tips.
Finally, when visitors finish their happy trail section…. they get a special 5D mark II gift box.
Well, you would find some promotion materials in the gift box…. not really a gift…. ha ~