To Users of the Canon EOS 5D Mark III Digital SLR Camera Concerning the EOS 5D Mark III digital SLR camera, when the LCD panel illuminates in extremely dark environments, the displayed exposure value may change. Canon has concluded the investigation of this phenomenon, and this announcement informs you of our findings as described below. Phenomenon In extremely dark environments, if the LCD panel illuminates, the displayed exposure value may change. However, based on the results of extensive testing this change in exposure value will not noticeably affect the captured image.
Affected Product Canon EOS 5D Mark III Digital SLR Camera *Products whose sixth digit in the serial number is 1 or 2 are affected. For example, "xxxxx1xxxxxx" or "xxxxx2xxxxxx" ([x] represents any optional number.)
What are the serials numbers of the cameras shipping now?
i got the xxxx3xxxxxx from amazon on june-15-2012 and has the light leak fixed (according to canon's site)