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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 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...

Alleged Canon 5Ds Photos And Specs Leaked

01/30/2015, With the Canon 5D MK II being discontinued, Canon launched the 5D MK III, but even then that was almost three years ago which means that it probably wouldn’t come as a complete shock if Canon had a newer 5D camera in the works. In fact thanks to...

Canon PowerShot SX610 HS Packs Quite A Punch

01/05/2015, [CES 2015] Never judge a book by its cover – well, when it comes to digital cameras, there are dime a dozen models out there in the market, so one would have to make a wise choice before dropping some serious coin to bring one home. Most of the...

Canon PowerShot SX710 HS Delivers NFC Connectivity

01/05/2015, [CES 2015] When it comes to digital cameras, there are many different models to choose from, so much so you might end up being spoiled for choice. Canon is not helping the situation out here either, having rolled out the Canon PowerShot SX710 HS. As you...

Canon PowerShot SX530 HS Offers A Decent Shooting Experience

01/05/2015, [CES 2015] What makes a good camera as opposed to the average point-and-shoot models that are in the market? Well, the Canon PowerShot SX530 HS will certainly want to offer you with the capability to shoot from a far – and I do not mean that you...