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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.

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...

USB Speaker disguised as a Canon DSLR

12/29/2010, If you’re bored with the current pair of speakers you own, the folks over at Gadget4All are selling a portable speaker that looks just like a life-sized Canon DSLR camera. With built in SD card reader, USB port and a 3.5mm audio jack, you...

Canon DSLR is actually a coin bank

12/29/2010, We’ve seen fake lenses that were actually water tumblers in the past, and this time around we have a Canon DSLR coin bank to help you save up those precious pennies over the years towards your new lens fund – of course, with the approval of...

Tamron Introduces Smallest 15X DSLR Zoom Lens

12/13/2010, Tamron has announced what it calls the world’s smallest and lightest 15X zoom lens for DSLR cameras. The after-market camera equipment maker is using a piezoelectric internal focus motor to achieve this feat along with Vibration Compensation for...

FCC checks out Canon DV840210 wireless mic system

12/09/2010, Most camcorders have one major weakness – that is being unable to capture quality audio to go along with the video. Well, perhaps it is time you call upon some bit of wireless goodness – we’re talking about the Canon DV840210 wireless...

Canon Can Install A Mode Dial Lock On Your DSLR For $100

12/02/2010, Canon users out there might be a touch jealous of folks who have a mode dial lock mechanism on their cameras. The good news is that if you’ve got a spare Benjamin lying around and own an EOS 5D Mark II or EOS 7D camera, you could have that sorted...

Canon PREa powered by Windows Embedded CE 6.0

10/19/2010, In this day and age, we gotta ask ourselves – how many new devices out there which are released will actually feature Windows Embedded CE, never mind the version number? Granted, most of us probably can’t even pluck out a model number from our...