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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 PowerShot D20 rugged outdoor camera unveiled

02/07/2012, Heads up adventurers and outdoor sports enthusiasts! If you’re shopping about for a new rugged camera to accompany you on your adventures, you might be interested to hear that Canon has recently taken the wraps off the new Canon PowerShot D20. For those...

Canon unveils PIXMA MG4150 wireless all-in-one printer

02/06/2012, Wireless printers sure make it easy as there are less cables to deal with, so if you’re shopping about for an all-in-one wireless printer, you might be interested in checking out Canon’s latest offering in the form of the PIXMA MG4150 which is...

Canon 5D MK III rumored to be announced in March

01/20/2012, Canon DSLR owners out there, if you’re thinking of making an upgrade to one of Canon’s top of the line DSLR cameras, the Canon 5D MK II (pictured above), you might want to hold off on that purchase just yet as rumor has it the Canon 5D MK III will be...

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...

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...

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 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.