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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-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...

iPhone SLR Mount turns your iPhone into “an SLR”

07/07/2011, If you take a lot of photographs with your iPhone I’m pretty sure there are moments when you wish that your iOS phone was an SLR camera instead. Well, you don’t have to wish anymore, thanks to the folks over at Photojojo. They’ve just...

Canon EOS 7D camera makes an awesome piggy bank

06/30/2011, If you’ve ever thought that a camera would make an awesome piggy bank – you’re not alone. Fortunately for you (and all camera lovers out there) there’s no need to hollow out that precious DSLR of yours to make a container to keep your...

Canon Rebel T3 in new shades to arrive Stateside

06/20/2011, Japan seems to be the land where they receive different colors for the same model of device or electronics, and the Canon Rebel T3 is no different. Being heralds of good news, however, we bring you word that Canon will be introducing the new colors of the...

Canon Hack Development Kit

04/13/2011, There are a great deal of Canon pocket cameras out there that are designed to be simple to use, and sometime that means reducing the number of things that users can tweak. For those who want to use all the hardware capabilities of their Canon pocket...

Canon XF305 and XF300 professional camcorders get 3D capabilities

04/07/2011, Canon sees the future, and it has 3D written all over it, which is why the Japanese company has decided to include 3D capabilities into their XF305 and XF300 professional camcorders thanks to a new firmware upgrade. This will include Canon’s 3D Assist...

Canon has new PowerShots to up your casual photography game

02/06/2011, Canon has taken care of the DSLR side of things with their latest announcement, but that doesn’t mean they won’t be rolling out anything for the consumer side of things. Here we are with the PowerShot ELPH 500 HS to begin with, where it sports...

Real Canon 300mm f/4 L lens turned into a mug

01/25/2011, You might remember those novelty lens mugs that we brought to your attention a while back. If those aren’t realistic enough for you, maybe you’d like to bid for a mug that was created from a real $1,300 Canon 300mm f/4 L lens? The lens isn’t working...