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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 Film Camera Sales Have Finally Ended

05/31/2018, Nobody really uses film cameras anymore, not unless they’re a photography enthusiast. There’s really no need to, given that you can now get a digital camera in a cell phone that costs less than $100. It won’t be anything to write home...

Canon Unveils IVY Portable Wireless Photo Printer

04/19/2018, Wireless and portable photo printers aren’t new. In fact Fujifilm might be a company that users might be more familiar with when it comes to such devices. However in case you’re looking for an alternative, you might be interested to learn that Canon...

Canon Reportedly Developing Two Prosumer Mirrorless Cameras

04/17/2018, Canon’s mirrorless camera efforts have left a bit to be desired, at least compared to what the competition like Sony and Fujifilm are offering to photographers right now. However we have heard rumors that Canon could be working on more powerful models,...


Canon Reportedly Has A Major Mirrorless Event In May

04/16/2018, A couple of months ago, Canon announced a new mirrorless camera in the form of the EOS M50. It wasn’t exactly the most powerful mirrorless camera in the market which has us wondering if Canon might have something else in the works, like a full-frame...

Canon Sort Of Confirms Plans For A High-End Mirrorless Camera

03/21/2018, The rumors are claiming that Canon might have a high-end mirrorless camera in the works, and even Sony is predicting that the company could have one ready to launch in the next year or so. Now it looks like Canon might have very well confirmed those...

Canon Reportedly Prototyping A Full-Frame Mirrorless Camera

03/11/2018, We have been hearing rumors that Canon could be looking to launch a full-frame mirrorless camera. Given that Canon’s mirrorless efforts haven’t exactly been met with the same success that other companies are enjoying, a full-frame mirrorless could...

Canon To Shift More Focus To Mirrorless Cameras

03/04/2018, Without a doubt Canon is one of the biggest names (alongside Nikon) when it comes to DSLRs and professional photography equipment. Take a look at any sporting event and you will find photographers equipped with either a Canon or Nikon DSLR. However...

Canon’s Latest Speedlite Flash Uses AI To Find The Best Angles

02/26/2018, One of the reasons why external flash units are so much better than built-in flash is due to its ability to angle the flash. Given that it is generally not advised to use flash directly on the subject, angling it means that photographers can bounce light...

Canon EOS M50 Mirrorless Camera Announced With 4K Video

02/26/2018, A report from last month suggested that Canon might launch a new mirrorless camera this month, and it turns out the rumors were right on the money as Canon has since officially announced their latest mirrorless camera in the form of the Canon EOS M50...

Canon’s New Mirrorless Camera Rumored For Announcement Next Month

01/22/2018, If the rumors are true, Canon is apparently working on a new mirrorless camera, and the question is when will it be launched? According to Canon Rumors, it seems that the camera could be announced as soon as next month. Apparently the company has been...