Demonstration days starring Canon?s EOS-1D Mark III digital SLR are expected to take place at selected Jessops stores today.

The EOS-1D Mark III is a 10.1-million-pixel digital SLR boasting a burst rate of 10 frames per second. AP reviewed the camera in the magazine’s 7 July issue.

Aimed at both amateurs and professionals each event will include tips from Canon experts and the chance to win a Pixma iP4300 printer.

There will also be demonstrations from SanDisk.

Today?s events take place at Jessops, 63-69 New Oxford Street, London WC1A 1DG (tel: 0845 458 7201); and at the Jessops store in Temple Row, Birmingham B2 5LS (Tel: 0845 458 7036).

Jessops plans similar events, scheduled to take place on 16 August at 27 Shandwick Place, Edinburgh EH2 4RG (tel: 0845 458 7103); and at Churchill House, Churchill Way, Cardiff CF10 2HH (tel: 0845 458 7066).