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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 EOS 5D MK IV Reportedly Undergoing Testing

05/19/2015, The Canon EOS 5D MK III was launched in 2012 meaning that it has been around for 3 years, making it ripe for a potential successor. In fact a report from last year suggested that the camera’s successor could arrive later this year and it looks like...

Some Canon EOS Rebel T6i/T6s Models Have Sensor Issues

05/04/2015, The Canon EOS Rebel T6i and T6s are the company’s latest somewhat entry-level cameras that was announced earlier this year and released last month. However as it turns out that there might be some issues with the camera’s sensors so if you have your...

Canon EOS C300 Mark II Cinema Camera Will Cost You $20,000

04/12/2015, Head up videographers, if you’re particularly serious about your hobby/profession and you’re looking to get your hands on some new gear, you might be interested to learn that Canon has officially announced the Canon EOS C300 Mark II cinema camera. As...

Canon XC10 Is A 4K Camcorder That Snaps 12MP Stills

04/09/2015, If one wanted to film a video, they might go for a dedicated camcorder, and if one wanted to snap photos, they’d probably pick up a proper camera. However who says that you can’t have the best of both worlds, right? Canon has recently announced their...

Canon’s Compact Camera With Large Sensor Possibly Leaked In Photo

03/31/2015, Late last year we reported that Canon was working on a premium compact camera with a large sensor, and now thanks to a recent post on Canon Netherlands’ website (via PhotoRumors), it seems that the device could have possibly been revealed, which you can...

Sony Leads The Mirrorless Ranking In Japan, Dethrones Olympus

02/22/2015, When it comes to mirrorless cameras, despite the fact that there are so many to choose from at the moment, chances are brands such as Sony and Olympus come to mind. This is because unlike Canon and Nikon’s mirrorless efforts, Sony and Olympus have come...

Canon’s PowerShot SX410 IS & ELPH 350 HS Won’t Break The Bank

02/06/2015, Our smartphone cameras these days are more than capable of shooting great quality images and videos, although this does come at the expense of battery life and the lack of more dedicated camera controls. If you’re after a dedicated camera but don’t...

Canon EOS 5DS/5DS R 50.6MP DSLR Camera Launched

02/06/2015, We have pointed out before that camera manufacturers love to market how many megapixels their cameras have, and while megapixels do tell a photographer just how big of a photo they can capture, we also mentioned that megapixels don’t necessarily make...

Canon EOS Rebel T6i/T6s Are Official And Affordable

02/06/2015, As much as photographers would love to own a piece of high-end gear, unfortunately its pricing makes it out of reach for most of us, however if you want to jump start your photography career by picking up an affordable DSLR, then Canon might have...

Canon PowerShot G3 X Prototype To Debut At CP+

02/06/2015, Canon’s PowerShot G series of cameras have always been pretty impressive, and last year we were treated to the PowerShot G1 X II and the PowerShot G7 X, and now it looks like Canon has a newer model in play called the PowerShot G3 X as announced by the...

Canon EOS Rebel 750D/760D Photos And Specs Leaked

02/04/2015, If you’re after a DSLR camera and you don’t want to have to sell a kidney just to get one, Canon has their Rebel lineup which is usually aimed at beginners or photographers who want a DSLR but don’t necessarily want to pay for the highest-end model....

Canon EOS 5Ds, 5Ds R Prices Revealed, Does Not Come Cheap [Rumor]

02/04/2015, It has been rumored that Canon could be close to launching a new camera that is part of their 5D lineup in the form of the Canon EOS 5Ds. It was about a week ago that we were treated to alleged leaked image of the camera, and now we’re sure some of you...

Alleged Canon EOS M3 Photos Leaked, Rumored For 6th Feb Launch

02/03/2015, The last time we heard from Canon regarding mirrorless cameras was back in 2013 when the company launched the EOS M2. There were rumors later that its successor would be released in 2014 but obviously that did not happen, so this leaves 2015 as a possible...