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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 could be working on a mirrorless camera for 2012

12/19/2011, With mirrorless compact system cameras being the trend these days, one has to wonder when will it be Canon’s turn to release a mirrorless system of their own. After all, Olympus has done it and so has Nikon, therefore it wouldn’t really be a stretch...

Canon wireless transmitters arrive at the FCC

12/12/2011, Canon has a couple of wireless transmitters that have arrived at the FCC, and this can only mean one thing – they are being prepared to be released to the masses soon. After all, most devices and other items that manage to make their way to the FCC...

Canon imageFORMULA P-215 Personal Document Scanner

11/15/2011, Scanners aren’t exactly big ticket items that would rock your world, but once in a while, something interesting from this segment will crop up. Today, we have the Canon imageFORMULA P-215 Personal Document Scanner being prepared for a US release,...

Canon Cinema EOS System makes Hollywood debut

11/04/2011, We all know that Canon churns out some pretty good shooters in either the compact camera category or the DSLR range, but here they are flexing their muscles for Hollywood. Yes sir, Canon’s full-fledged entry into the motion picture production...

Canon Pixma Pro-1 unveiled

10/26/2011, So we heard that the Canon Pixma Pro-1 printer will be delayed due to floods that are currently threatening to bring Bangkok to a standstill, but that does not mean the show has stopped. No sir, a media event in New York City saw Canon announce their...

Canon Pixma Pro-1 printer delayed due to floods in Thailand

10/25/2011, Remember the Canon Pixma Pro-1 printer we reported on yesterday? Well it was originally slated for an early November release, but it looks like there’s a good chance Canon may be missing that date due to the recent bout of floods in Thailand. Due to the...

Canon Pixma Pro-1 printer aimed at pro photographers

10/24/2011, Heads up pro photographers and serious hobbyists, if you’re interested in printing “gallery-quality” photos, you are in luck as Canon has unveiled the Canon Pixma Pro-1 printer, which apparently has been created with the pro photographer in mind.

Canon goes one up on Nikon with 70 million lenses produced

10/18/2011, Nikon might have sold 65 million Nikkor lenses to date since 1959, but its bitter rival in the digital imaging category, Canon, might have just hit back with their most recent announcement of hitting the 50 million milestone with their EOS Series of SLR...

Canon EOS-1D X makes a splash

10/17/2011, Are you a professional photographer who do not lean with Nikon but rather, jive with all things Canon, and want to make sure there is one less Nikkor lens sold? If the answers are all in the affirmative, then you might be interested to know that the Canon...

Canon USA rolls out new printer cartridge recycling program

09/28/2011, Canon has a heart for the environment – which is why the company that is famous for its digital imaging products and cameras have introduced a new printer cartridge recycling program throughout the country. Working alongside FedEx Office, Sims...

Canon announces two new PowerShot cameras

09/15/2011, Canon has just announced the addition of two new cameras to its PowerShot lineup – the PowerShot S100 and PowerShot SX40 HS. Designed for consumers on the hunt for compact yet powerful cameras, the new PowerShot cameras offer a wide range of options to...

Canon PowerShot SX150 IS is one versatile outdoor camera

08/23/2011, Continuing the trend of releasing consumer digital cameras with high-quality imaging is Canon’s successor to the SX130 IS. The PowerShot SX150 IS is a minor improvement over its predecessor, featuring the same versatile 12x optical zoom lens...

Canon X Mark I Mouse does more than move your pointer around

07/26/2011, The humble mouse might have come a long way in terms of design, but has it actually evolved all that much where functionality is concerned? Sure, you have wireless models and the trackball has gone the way of the dodo, but basically, the function is still...

Canon IXY 32S digital camera gets touch shutter

07/15/2011, Just what kind of technology do you expect to see that employs touch technology? Apart from smartphones and tablet devices, digital cameras too, have jumped about the touchscreen bandwagon. Canon continues to lead the way with the IXY 32S compact digital...