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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 Cinema EOS C300 video cam now available for pre-order

01/18/2012, Film enthusiasts, if you were eyeing Canon’s Cinema EOS C300 video camera which saw a launch in November 2011, the good news is that the device is now up for pre-order. For those who may not remember, the Canon Cinema EOS C300 is Canon’s efforts at...

Canon G1X PowerShot

01/09/2012, [CES 2012] Canon’s acclaimed G-Series is getting an new member with the PowerShot G1X, which is an addition, not a replacement, on top of the Canon G12. It the heart of its capabilities lies a new 1.5” image sensor 14 Megapixel, which has 6.3X more...

PowerShot ELPH 110 HS

01/09/2012, [CES 2012] Canon is still giving some love to the compact camera segment and the ELPH 11 HS is the successor to the 300 HS. It has a 24-120mm lens (5X optical zoom) with Canon’s “intelligent IS” (already present in the 300 HS) which chooses the most...

Canon Vixia HF M52, M50 and M500

01/09/2012, [CES 2012] Canon introduces a new Vixia HF line of camcorders, with the models M52, MN50 and M500. In terms of image quality, the main improvement of this camcorder line is the low-light sensitivity. The updated HD CMOS Pro produces 20% higher low-light...

Canon Vixia HF R32, R30 and R300

01/09/2012, [CES 2012] The Canon Vixia HR R-Series gets a bump, and just like the M-Series, the R3xx Series gets some improvements in low-light sensitivity, although they are modest at only 3%. The biggest addition to the R-Series is WiFi, which will be featured in...

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 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 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...