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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.

Canon Launches Super 35mm Multi-Purpose Camera

04/15/2016, If you’re in the market for a new camera, you might be interested to learn that Canon has recently announced a new Super 35mm Multi-Purpose Camera in the form of the ME200S-SH. As you can see in the video above, this camera is obviously not your average...

24MP Full-Frame Canon Mirrorless Camera Rumored For Photokina

04/13/2016, A report from last month suggested that we could be looking forward to new mirrorless cameras from Canon this year. In fact one of the rumors suggested that Canon could be following in Sony’s footsteps by releasing a full-frame mirrorless camera, and...

Three Mirrorless Cameras From Canon Rumored For 2016

03/14/2016, When it comes to mirrorless cameras, it would seem that companies such as Sony, Olympus, and Fujifilm appear to be dominating. More “traditional” camera companies like Nikon and Canon have released mirrorless cameras in the past, but to date their...

Canon EOS Rebel T6 Entry-Level DSLR Camera Launched

03/10/2016, While compact cameras have indeed come a long way from back in the day, what with companies like Sony introducing compact cameras with 1-inch sensors, it’s still a bit hard to compete against DSLRs which not only have larger sensors, but also the...

Galaxy S7 VS Canon EOS 70D In Autofocus Test

03/04/2016, Right now the Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge probably have the best smartphone camera available in the market. Not only is the aperture pretty wide at f/1.7, which helps with low-light photography, but it also boasts an incredibly fast autofocusing system...

Canon EOS 80D Is Official

02/18/2016, A couple of days ago, we reported on leaked specs and photos of the upcoming Canon EOS 80D. As we suspected, the leaked photos and specs indicated that the camera was due for a launch and sure enough Canon has obliged. The company has recently announced...

Canon Announces The PowerShot G7 X Mark II

02/17/2016, If you’re looking for a straightforward camera that can take good quality photos, cameras like the Sony RX100 series and the Fujifilm X100 series might be worth checking out. However if you’re more of a Canon photographer, you will be pleased to learn...

Alleged Canon EOS 80D Specs And Photos Leaked

02/15/2016, A report from last year suggested that Canon had at least two new cameras in the works. One of the cameras was the EOS 1D X MK II which was announced earlier this month, and the other is the EOS 80D. It looks like we could be close to an official...

New Canon Mirrorless Cameras Coming In 2016

02/03/2016, When it comes to mirrorless cameras, Canon’s name isn’t really one that’s brought up often, and we can’t say we’re surprised. While the company has created several mirrorless cameras in the past, most of the time it felt like they did it for the...

Canon EOS 1D X Mark II Officially Announced

02/02/2016, After being treated to leaked images and rumored specs for a while now, photographers looking for a new professional-grade camera will be pleased to learn that Canon has officially announced their latest DSLR camera in the form of the Canon EOS 1D X Mark...

Alleged Canon EOS 1D X MK II Photos And Specs Leaked

01/29/2016, We have been hearing a bit about the Canon EOS 1D X MK II and an earlier rumor suggested that the camera could be launched in January, but seeing as we are nearing the end of the month, it’s starting to seem unlikely. This is why the follow-up rumor of...

Canon Patent Lets You Switch From DSLR To Mirrorless

01/08/2016, If you’re tired of using your phone to snap photos and want to take things to the next level, you might be considering investing in a mirrorless or a DSLR camera. The former is obviously a more compact option and seems to herald a new wave of cameras....

Canon EOS 1D X MK II Rumored For Feb/March Announcement

01/07/2016, The Canon EOS 1D X MK II has been rumored for quite a while now, ever since 2014 where it was rumored for a launch in 2015, which safe to say did not happen. Last we heard, the camera was also rumored for January 2016, but it seems that will also be...

Canon EOS 1D MK II Rumored For January 2016 Announcement

12/13/2015, Canon has produced several high-end cameras in the past and if you’re a professional photographer who is looking to get their hands on a possible new high-end model from Canon, come early 2016 your wish could come true. This is according to the folks at...