Posts Tagged ‘Canon’

Canon Develops 250-MP CMOS Sensor

Canon has just announced it has developed a new 250-megapixel CMOS sensor that can produce 19,580×12,600-pixel images. It is an APS-H-size (29.2 x 20.2 mm) CMOS sensor which is smaller than 35mm full-frame sensor size.
Hence, it is claimed fo now as the world’s highest number of pixels for a CMOS sensor smaller than the size [...]

Free Checking & Spare Part Discount for Canon Cameras

In its 45th anniversary, PT Datascrip – the sole distributor of Canon products in Indonesia – will organize a road show offering free checking and spare part discount for Canon cameras. This program will be held from March 5 to 12 simultaneously in five cities in Indonesia: Manado, Bandung, Surabaya, Medan, and Semarang.
Canon users can [...]

New Canon EOS 1200D & PowerShot G1 X Mark II Revealed

Canon has unveiled a new entry level DSLR camera, EOS 1200D (Rebel T5), and a new flagship compact camera and successor to the PowerShot G1 X, namely PowerShot G1 X Mark II. They are expected to be available in the global market in March and April, respectively.

Canon EOS 1200D or Rebel T5 is designed for [...]

Canon Celebrates the 70 Million of EOS Interchageable-Lens Cameras Production

Canon Inc. has announced its achievement of camera manufacturing in film and digital EOS-series interchangeable-lens cameras, having surpassed 70 million units at the beginning of February 2014.
EOS (Electro Optical System) camera was first introduced in March 1987 with the EOS 650 as a new generation of AF SLR cameras. EOS cameras were the world’s first [...]

Canon Announced Three New PowerShots

Canon has announced the addition to its PowerShot camera line-up in CES 2014; they are N100, SX600 HS, and ELPH 340 HS (Ixus 265 HS in Europe). To be highlighted is that those three cameras are incorporated with Wi-Fi and NFC connection – for easy wireless connectivity and sharing to networks.

Canon PowerShot N100 offers a [...]

Canon Marks Its 90-millionth EF Lens Production

In May, 2013, Canon celebrates the company manufacturing of 90 million EF interchangeable lenses. An EF 24-70mm f/2.8L II USM which released in September 2012 has marked the 90-Millionth unit of EF lens production on May 23, 2013.
It all started at Canon’s Utsunomiya Plant when the first EF lens for Canon EOS-series AF single-lens reflex [...]

Market Leader for a Decade

According to Canon Inc.’s survey, the company’s interchangeable lens digital camera (DSLR and compact system camera) has consistently maintained number one share worldwide, in terms of volume within the interchangeable lens digital camera market. And it has occurred for the 10-year period from 2003 to 2012.
In 2003, which was the dawn of DSLR camera, Canon [...]

Canon’s DSLR Simulator Website to Learn Shooting Basics

Canon Canada has provided a website to help beginners to learn shooting basics using a DSLR camera simulator. The learning does not include the use of Auto mode since it is said that “real creative control comes when you step outside of Auto.”
Called “Outside of Auto,” the website gives you three sections, namely Learn, Play [...]

New Canon Cameras Announced

Some new Canon cameras were just announced today in the United Kingdom and North America. A list of Canon products enlists the EOS and PowerShot line-up; they are Canon EOS SL1 (100D/X7), EOS T5i (700D/X7i), PowerShot SX280 HS, SX270 HS, A2500, and IXUS 255HS, and a lens: EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 IS STM.
Canon Indonesia did not [...]

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 [...]