Archive for the ‘Live from CP+ Japan’ category

Shiotani Revealed Canon’s Strategy in Facing Phone Cameras

Live Report from Tokyo, Japan, by Kristupa Saragih
Various data collected by Canon Inc. shows the declining number of pocket camera sales in 2011-2012. “At this time, worldwide smartphones are 700 million units, while digital cameras only 100 million units,” said Yasushi Shiotani, Manager Design Center Canon Inc., to Exposure and some journalists from 5 Asian [...]

Canon STM Lens’s Focal Length Can Be Longer & Wider

Live Report from Tokyo, Japan, by Kristupa Saragih
Not just compact as pancake, Canon’s STM lenses apparently have applied popular technology. Met in Canon Inc. headquarter in Shimomaruko, Tokyo, Masato Okada, Executive Officer – Deputy Chief Executive – ICP Group 1 Canon Inc., explained the technology in Canon lenses. Okada chaired a group responsible for overall Canon [...]

Canon’s Sensor Secret Unveiled: Gapless Microlenses

Live Report from Tokyo, Japan, by Kristupa Saragih
It was an honor when visiting Canon Inc. headquarter at Shimomaruko, Tokyo, Japan and welcomed by high-ranking officials of the world-leading digital camera industry. Moreover, the group leader who is in chjarge for Canon’s DSLR delivered a presentation entitled Technology Strategy. We were not allowed to take pictures [...]

Secret of New Coating on New Canon EF 24-70mm f/4L IS Lens

Live Report from Canon Oita Factory Japan by Kristupa Saragih
New lens release sometimes occurs only based on different variant on maximum aperture. However, for the new Canon EF 24-70mm f/4L IS lens, it acquires new technology of lens coating. It was revealed in Exposure’s visit to Canon Oita Inc. factory in Oita, Kyushu, Japan, yesterday [...]

Production of Canon EOS 6D: 40 Minutes per Unit

Live Report from Canon Oita Factory Japan by Kristupa Saragih
It was a luck that Exposure could see directly the production process of Canon EOS 6D at Canon factory in Oita Prefecture, Kyushu, Japan. One unit of the most compact and lightest full-frame camera in the world needs only 40 minutes to assemble and ready to [...]

Canon Oita Factory, Where World-leading Cameras Are Born

Live Report from Canon Oita Factory Japan by Kristupa Saragih

To bring our cameras to the factory where they were made is like bringing our brothers/sisters back to where they were born. This came to mind when Exposure was invited by Canon Singapore via Jakarta-based PT Datascrip to visit Canon factory in Oita Prefecture, Kyushu, Japan.
What [...]

Maeda Revealed Canon Highlights at CP+ 2013

Live Report from CP+ Camera & Photo Imaging Show 2013 Japan by Kristupa Saragih
Coming to meet journalists covering CP+ Camera and Photo Imaging Show 2013 (CP2013), the Chief Executive – Image Communication Product Operations – Canon Inc. Masaya Maeda explained many things in a short of time. The first-rank person in the Canon digital camera [...]

Canon High-ranking Officials Unveiled Strategy & Technology

Live Report from Japan by Kristupa Saragih
Several Canon high ranking officials met 20 journalists from Indonesia, Cambodia, Vietnam, Sri Lanka and Pakistan, on Wednesday (1/30),  at the headquarter of Canon Inc. in Shimomaruko, Tokyo, Japan.  The visit to the headquarter of the world leading camera manufacturer is related to Canon Press Tour 2013 and CP+ [...]

Live Report from CP+ Japan with Kristupa Saragih

From Thursday, January 31 to Sunday, February 3, CP+ 2013 Camera & Photo Imaging Show will be held at Pacifico Yokohama, Japan. Organized by Camera & Imaging Products Association (CIPA), CP+ is said to be a comprehensive camera andphoto imaging show covering a wide range of aspects of the industry, from the initial input of [...]