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Canon Inc. is a Japanese multinational company that specializes in manufacturing optical products such as digital cameras, computer printers, camcorders, photocopiers, and medical equipment. Based in Tokyo, Japan, the company was founded in 1937 by Takeshi Mitarai, Goro Yoshida, Saburo Uchid, and Takeo Maeda. Canon Inc. succeeded Precision Optical Instruments Laboratory. The company developed Japan's first-ever 35mm camera called Kwanon. Eventually the name of the company was changed to Canon in 1947.

All White Canon EOS 100D Announced For The UK

04/17/2014, Back in 2013, Canon announced the EOS 100D DSLR camera. The camera is pretty small as far as DSLRs are concerned but we guess it makes it easier to carry compared to the higher-end professional cameras which tend to be much bigger and heavier. That being...

Nokia Lumia Icon Goes Up Against The Canon EOS Rebel XTi

04/07/2014, Nowadays smartphone cameras are so good the point where we might not even need a compact digital camera. However when it comes to smartphone cameras, perhaps they might not be able to beat out DSLRs which are typically more powerful and have more control,...

Canon PowerShot G1 X II Might See 9th May Release Instead

03/11/2014, The Canon PowerShot G1 X II was announced back in February and according to Canon’s press release, they said that photographers looking to get their hands on the device could do so sometime in April. However it seems that Amazon could be pushing back...

Canon PowerShot SX50 HS Recalled Due To Allergic Reaction Risk

03/07/2014, The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission has issued a recall for the Canon PowerShot SX50 HS, touting that consumers who happen to own this particular digital camera which is not two years old ought to stop using this particular shooter unless...

Canon Doesn’t See Smartphones As The Enemy

03/03/2014, Smartphones are ubiquitous nowadays. Just about everyone has them. Heck, even kids these days are packing some pretty high-end smartphones themselves! That being said, it also means that everyone now has a camera on them compared to before where you’d...

Canon EOS M2 Will Be Arriving To The US [Updated]

02/28/2014, Update – Imaging Resource has since updated their article. They state that after they had published their report that Canon had gotten in touch with them to say that despite what they were told, Canon USA has no plans to sell the EOS M2 at this...

Canon EOS 7D MK II Rumored For Q2 2014 Announcement

02/27/2014, We’ve been hearing a lot about the Canon EOS 7D MK II for a while now. The camera was rumored to be launched in 2014, and then it was suggested that CP+ could be a possible launching grounds. However as the event has come and gone with no word from...

Canon Is Not A Fan Of Retro Designed Cameras

02/18/2014, As you might have realized, nowadays there seems to be a trend in which camera manufacturers have designed their products to look retro (like Olympus, Fujifilm, and Panasonic, just to name a few), like how cameras would have looked like back in the day....

Additional Canon EOS 7D MK II Specs Revealed [Rumor]

02/17/2014, The Canon EOS 7D MK II has yet to be announced, although if the rumors are to be believed, it seems that we can look forward to an announcement this year. In fact the latest rumor had us believing that CP+ could be the platform in which Canon unveiled the...

Canon PowerShot D30 Does The Waterproof Dance

02/11/2014, Here we are with yet another waterproof camera, and Canon themselves are the ones behind the Canon PowerShot D30. This waterproof camera will be able to go underwater with you all the way to a record-breaking 82-feet below sea level, which would mean the...

Canon PowerShot SX700 HS Digital Camera

02/11/2014, So, you are in the market for a brand new digital camera, but are wondering just which model you can pick up? Perhaps Canon might be able to influence you in the right direction with the announcement of the Canon PowerShot SX700 HS. This pocket friendly...

Canon EOS Rebel T5 Is Cheapest DSLR From Canon Just Yet

02/11/2014, They say that good things are not cheap, and cheap things are not good. Perhaps the $549.99 Canon EOS Rebel T5 might prove itself to be the exception to such a generalization. After all, at that price point which is a whole lot less than some of the...

Canon PowerShot G1 X Mark II Costs $799

02/11/2014, It is that time of the year again, where a slew of new digital cameras are introduced to the masses in order to update the old. The Canon PowerShot G1 X Mark II has been announced, where it will feature enhanced optics, wireless connectivity as well as...

Canon PowerShot ELPH Digital Cameras Helps The Beginner Get Started

02/11/2014, Canon has a trio of new pocket friendly digital cameras for the masses, coming in the forms of the Canon PowerShot ELPH 150 IS, PowerShot ELPH 140 IS and PowerShot ELPH 135. All three of them have been touted to deliver the capability of shooting sharp,...