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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.

April 2013 Canon 5D Mark III Firmware Update Released

04/30/2013, The Canon 5D Mark III went on sale in the U.S. back in March, 2012. Later that year in October, Canon detailed what software improvements it will be rolling out in April 2013. On the very last day of April, Canon has fulfilled its promise and has released...

Canon Rumored To Relaunch EOS M System With New Cameras And Lenses

04/26/2013, When it comes to mirrorless cameras, Canon seems to be one of the last few manufacturers to jump aboard the bandwagon, undoubtedly ceding market share to their competitors such as Olympus and Sony who beat them to the punch. While the Canon brand is a...

Canon Rumored To Make Announcement On The 23rd Of April

04/08/2013, If you are a fan of Canon’s mid-ranged series of DSLR cameras, such as the EOS 50D and 60D, you might be wondering if an EOS 70D is in the works. According to the rumors, such a device is in the works but its official announcement has yet to be...

Canon EOS Rebel SL1 Hands-On Review (EOS 100D)

04/04/2013, [Imaging Week] As Canon’s DSLR line of product increasingly comes under higher pressure from mirrorless camera from Sony or Olympus, Canon has explored a couple of ways to counter the competition without cannibalizing its own product line (too...

Canon EOS Rebel T5i Hands-On Review (EOS 700D)

04/04/2013, [Imaging Week] The arrival of the Canon EOS T5i on the DSLR scene didn’t make much waves, and for good reason: this update of the T4i (650D) is so close to its predecessor that you have to dig into the software to find a difference: the EOS T5i can...

Canon EOS 6D Hands-On Review

04/04/2013, Since I’m at Imaging Week in Seoul/Korea this week, I thought that I would spend some hands-on time with the Canon EOS 6D that was announced recently. I use a Canon 50D on a daily basis, so it’s nice to see how far Canon has gone since I...

Canon VIXIA HF G30 Camcorder

04/03/2013, If you love capturing all of your precious moments on video, you might want to consider upgrading your hardware and get an actual camcorder, instead of relying on just your smartphone’s camera sensor. Well, Canon might have just the deal for you with...

Alleged Canon EOS 7D MK II Test Camera Specs Revealed

03/29/2013, The Canon EOS 7D MK II is expected to be announced sometime in the future, when exactly remains unknown. However for those looking forward to hearing more about the successor to the EOS 7D, the folks at Northlight have managed to get their hands on what...

Camera Found Drifting At Sea Reunited With Owner After 6 Years

03/27/2013, We all know that sinking feeling when we drop our phones, tablets, cameras and whatnot, but we can’t imagine what it would be like to lose a camera in the ocean. However that’s what Lindsay Scallan did when she took her Canon PowerShot camera with her...

Canon PowerShot SX280 With DIGIC 6 Processor Unveiled

03/20/2013, Launching alongside the Canon Rebel SL1 (EOS 100D), Canon has also revealed the PowerShot SX280, a compact camera for those who prefer something a little, well, more compact. While you might sniff your nose at compact cameras, especially given that our...