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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.

Sony RX100 MK III Versus Canon PowerShot G7 X

10/21/2014, When Sony announced the RX100-series of compact cameras, they made quite a fair bit of waves. After all compact cameras weren’t known to sport large sensors and somehow Sony had managed to squeeze in a 1-inch sensor into a tiny body. As expected...

Canon Netherlands Teases High Zoom Compact Camera

10/15/2014, If you’re after a new compact camera with a high zoom, you might recall that back in September, it was reported that Canon was working on such a device. It was unclear back then as to when such a camera would be announced, but it looks like it could be...

Canon Launches Teaser Website With Countdown Timer

10/06/2014, Canon has a new product in the works and they have recently released a countdown timer to the event, which you can see a screenshot off in the image above. From what we can tell, Canon will be poised to make the announcement in less than a day, but what...

50MP Full Frame Canon Camera Rumored To Be In The Works

09/29/2014, For the most part when camera manufacturers advertise their cameras, they tend to emphasize on the amount of megapixels that are offered. While megapixels tend to be largely a marketing tactic, it does serve a purpose and are useful to those who need to...

Canon: Sensors With Higher Resolution & New Mirrorless In The Works

09/25/2014, We have pointed this out many times in the past that buying a camera for its megapixels does not guarantee good quality photos. Instead a lot of other things contributes to a good photo, like the type of sensor, the image processing algorithm, the lens,...

Canon PIXMA iP110 Wireless Mobile Printer Announced

09/23/2014, Canon recently introduced a slew of new PowerShot cameras, but they are also knee deep in a different segment of the imaging business – one that involves printers, of course. Here is an interesting device from them that is known as the Canon PIXMA...

Canon Working On New Compact With Large Sensor And Zoom

09/22/2014, About a week ago, Canon unveiled the PowerShot G7 X. What made the camera stand out from the rest is because the device is a compact camera that comes with a 1-inch sensor, which is pretty large as far as compacts are concerned. Sony has already beaten...

Canon Unveils Trio Of New PowerShot Cameras

09/15/2014, It looks like not only did Canon announce their latest DSLR in the form of the EOS 7D MK II today, but it seems that they have three new PowerShot cameras for those who are looking to take photos but not necessarily in a bigger package, and also possibly...

Canon EOS 7D MK II Has Been Officially Revealed

09/15/2014, The Canon EOS 7D MK II has been rumored about for the longest time ever and we guess Canon has finally taken the wraps off their latest DSLR camera, which is also the successor the EOS 7D from a couple of years ago. Given how the original EOS 7D was meant...

Canon EOS 7D Mark II DSLR Leaked

09/11/2014, What you see above has yet to be proven to be correct, as only the passage of time will be able to guarantee that, in the same way all of the other rumors out there are eventually proven or thrown out of the window in terms of its truth. Having said that,...

Canon India Posts Teaser On Facebook

07/30/2014, Recently we have been hearing rumors that Canon could be getting ready to announce the successor to the Canon EOS 7D camera. This is thanks to a recent listing on Amazon that marked the EOS 7D as discontinued, suggesting that successor could be on its...

Canon PowerShot SX400 IS, SX520 HS Cameras Announced

07/29/2014, One of the upsides of using zoom lenses is that it allows you to snap photos from a distance without having to get too close to your subject. This is great for street photography if you’re particularly shy about approaching your subject, and if you’re...

Canon EOS 7D Marked As Discontinued On Amazon

07/27/2014, It has been rumored for several years now that Canon could be working on a successor to their Canon EOS 7D camera. Unfortunately the rumored launch date keeps getting pushed back so to be honest, we still have no idea as to when Canon will be making the...

High Megapixel Canon EOS Camera Could Still Be In The Works

07/23/2014, As we have pointed out many times in the past, more megapixels on a camera does not necessarily translate into better photographs. Understanding how to compose a shot, using lighting to your advantage, and generally having interesting subjects will result...