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Getting emotional with print marketingWe are living in an era when consumers are increasingly prioritising 'experiences' over 'things'1, a trend that poses new challenges for marketers, whose success is likely to be defined by simple commercial metrics such as product sales and market share. But this preference for experience is a valuable prompt for brands to remember that consumers are humans, with real emotions and a craving for personal interaction and engagement. 21 Feb 2019 Read more

5G: A paradigm shift in the role of the Internet of ThingsIn just a couple of years, the fifth-generation mobile network will be commercially available, promising better connections, faster speeds and lower latency, for those living in a hyper-connected world. It's processing power, for example, has the potential to move us to the 'haptic web', the vision of an internet world where the single touch of a sensor can be felt and intercepted by a computer running in the cloud. 29 Aug 2018 Read more

No fear in the future for flashFlash is going through a renaissance; developments in recent years show just how far it's come. Previously, photographers were limited by cumbersome power requirements. Nowadays, a studio is wherever they want it to be without the need for a generator - from the beach to the jungle, and everywhere in between. 26 Jul 2018 Read more

Canon works to help young people tell their storiesCanon's commitment to help the youth to harness the power of positive visual storytelling to drive change, is exposing young people to learning opportunities they wouldn't otherwise have had. Through its Young People Programme, Canon provides coaching and tools to empower young people to bring their stories to life and make their voices heard on topics that are important to them. 3 Jul 2018 Read more

Digital photography trends are in Canon's favour this yearWith consumers' seemingly insatiable desire to take photos and with full frame and professional cameras increasingly on photographers' minds, 2018 looks to be an exciting year for imaging company, Canon. InfoTrends, which conducted research into Digital Photography Trends for 2018, is forecasting over 1.3 trillion photos will be taken worldwide this year. Regardless of the device, image capture remains a growing and integral part of everyday lives. However, it appears that aspiring photographers are looking for something bigger and better than they already have. 24 Apr 2018 Read more

Canon celebrates 15th year of #1 share of global interchangeable-lens digital camera marketCanon Inc has announced that the company's interchangeable-lens digital cameras (digital SLR and compact-system cameras) have maintained the number-one share of the global market for 15 consecutive years1, from 2003 to 2017. 3 Apr 2018 Read more

Do your stories justice with Canon's cutting-edge EOS M50 mirrorless camera with 4K movie capabilityCanon Europe has launched the EOS M50, the latest addition to the EOS M series and Canon's most intuitive and technologically advanced mirrorless camera yet. Designed for today's modern adventurers, the EOS M50 is Canon's first mirrorless camera to feature 4K movie capability, a Vari-Angle touchscreen and Canon's latest DIGIC 8 image processor. 27 Feb 2018 Read more

Canon designs recognised with internationally renowned iF Design Awards for 24th consecutive yearCanon, world leader in imaging solutions, has announced that six Canon designs were recognised by iF International Forum Design GmbH and received prestigious 2018 iF Design Awards. 23 Feb 2018 Read more

Canon Europe launches new range of PIXMA G Series refillable ink tank printersCanon Europe, world leader in imaging solutions, announces the anticipated launch of its new collection of refillable ink tank printers, successor models to Canon's existing PIXMA G series range. The high-yield, easy-to-use and compact PIXMA G Series printers are designed for those seeking high-volume, low-cost-per-page, productive printers for home, home office and small office environments. 12 Feb 2018 Read more

Canon introduces a new 4-in-1 refillable ink tank printer: the PIXMA G4400Canon unveils a new 4-in-1 printer - the PIXMA G4400. Perfect for small businesses or home office use, the printer is the latest in Canon's Genuine Continuous Ink Supply System (CISS) range, using refillable ink tanks for high volume document printing that significantly reduces ongoing ink expenditure. 5 Dec 2016 Read more

Be #selfieless this festive season with CanonCanon SA introduces the #selfieless movement to inspire South Africans to turn their selfie mode off to capture a selfless moment this festive season 21 Nov 2016 Read more

Canon impresses at Photokina 2016 in CologneWithin minutes of the doors opening to the public at Photokina 2016 in Cologne, thousands of visitors streamed in to get a glimpse of the latest innovations and technologies on display. With Photokina only happening every two years, record visitor counts are expected to attend this year. 23 Sep 2016 Read more

Canon launches imageFORMULA ScanFront 400: A high-performance network scanner for rapid document captureCanon Europe, world-leader in imaging solutions, announced the new imageFORMULA ScanFront 400, a high-performance standalone network scanner, expertly designed to capture a wide range of documents and feed into fast-paced business workflows. 22 Sep 2016 Read more

Small body, big power - the EOS M5, a new flagship mirrorless camera from CanonFusing powerful DSLR performance with the portable convenience of a compact, Canon has unveiled a brand new EOS M mirrorless camera - the EOS M5. The first EOS to include Canon's DIGIC 7 processor, it's packed with the very best imaging technology, including a 24.2 Megapixel APS-C CMOS sensor and Dual Pixel CMOS AF for sharp, precise photos and dynamic, cinematic movies. The perfect compact companion for high-end photographers, or an alternative to mid-level DSLR cameras, the EOS M5 is a landmark in Canon's mirrorless range. 19 Sep 2016 Read more

Canon and Axis change global sales and marketing framework for network video products and solutionsCanon Inc. and Axis Communications AB have announced an agreement under which the two companies would change their sales and marketing efforts in major regional markets worldwide. 2 Sep 2016 Read more

For photographers in pursuit of the perfect shot - the EOS 5D Mark IVCanon has debuted the eagerly-anticipated EOS 5D Mark IV, the newest addition to the legendary EOS 5D family, designed for photographers on a quest to capture the perfect shot. Renowned for enabling people to tell the stories that need to be told, the EOS 5D series has captured many of the world's most significant moments in history. As successor to the EOS 5D Mark III, the camera has been designed using first-hand feedback from the photographic community to create the most versatile EOS model yet. 26 Aug 2016 Read more

The best quality from capture to print, Canon wins four EISA Awards across DSLR and Inkjet product rangesCanon has been honoured with four product awards from the European Imaging and Sound Association (EISA). The EOS 80D has been named the 'European DSLR Camera 2016-2017', while the EOS-1D X Mark II took the title of 'European Professional DSLR Camera 2016-2017' and the EF 35mm f/1.4L II USM and the imagePROGRAF PRO-1000 received awards for 'European Professional DSLR Lens 2016-2017' and 'European Photo Printer 2016-2017' respectively. With recognition for products that span both capture and print, the wins in 2016 reflect the outstanding, market-leading quality of Canon products across the imaging eco-system. 17 Aug 2016 Read more

Canon refreshes its PIXMA range with two new All-in-One home printersCanon has unveiled two new All-in-One PIXMA inkjet printers - the PIXMA MG3040 series and PIXMA MG2540S. Designed for the home, both new models are perfect for printing high-quality documents and photos, and the compact, sleek design, means they easily fit into any study or home workspace. 13 Jul 2016 Read more

Disabled children take their first swing at the Canon First Swing regional schools' golf competitionChildren with varying disabilities from four Gauteng schools got the opportunity to participate in the inaugural Canon First Swing Gauteng Inter-Schools golf tournament hosted by the South African Disabled Golf Association's (SADGA) First Swing Programme and Canon South Africa on 23 June 2016. For many of the children this was the first time they had the chance to pit their skills against other emerging golfers who too have overcome disability in a regional competition. 6 Jul 2016 Read more

Canon SA helps put children's facial screening project in the pictureCanon South Africa has enthusiastically hopped on-board with the University of Pretoria's Department of Genetics to help bring to fruition a facial screening project that will assist with the early diagnosis of disorders in South African children, specifically African kids. 3 Mar 2016 Read more

Seize every single moment with the Canon EOS-1D X Mark IICanon has premiered the highly anticipated EOS-1D X Mark II, its new flagship DSLR engineered to put the ultimate combination of image quality, resolution and speed in the palm of your hand. Crafted to give photographers a competitive edge from the second they shoot, the EOS-1D X Mark II establishes a new benchmark for speed - shooting 14 frames per second (fps) with full AF/AE tracking and 16 fps in Live View mode - ideal for capturing high-speed subjects, whether in the wild, or at world-class sporting events. 3 Feb 2016 Read more

4K and beyond: Canon launches two high performance 2/3" field broadcast lensesCanon introduced two new 2/3" 4K field lenses - the UJ86x9.3B and UJ90x9B. Delivering exceptional optical performance, with the UJ86x9.3B surpassing even 4K resolution, both offer outstanding focal range and are ideal for use within live broadcast production environments. 14 Sep 2015 Read more

Canon developing high-sensitivity network camera for long-range night-time surveillanceCanon Europe, a leader in imaging solutions, announced that its parent company, Canon Inc., is developing a high-sensitivity network camera equipped with a fast high-magnification lens capable of long-range colour image capture even at night, making possible the viewing of subjects that the naked eye would have trouble discerning. 11 Sep 2015 Read more

Canon enters 4K projection market with world's smallest and lightest model - the XEED 4K500STCanon Europe, world-leader in imaging solutions, has launched the Canon XEED 4K500ST, the world's smallest and lightest 4K installation projector¹. Designed for a wide range of applications including simulation, medical imaging and engineering, the projector offers 4K resolution whilst being compact and lightweight. 8 Sep 2015 Read more

New i-SENSYS colour range offers peerless flexible working for agile workgroupsCanon Europe, world leader in imaging solutions, has launched two new series of colour A4 multifunction printers (MFPs) to address the print and document challenges of small workgroups as part of a larger organisation. In addition to the core functionalities of print, copy and scan, the new i-SENSYS MF700 and i-SENSYS MF600 devices bring additional mobile print features, in a compact, intuitive design. 7 Sep 2015 Read more

Canon is recognised with three esteemed EISA Awards for EOS and EF-lens productsCanon announced it has received three prestigious awards from the European Imaging and Sound Association (EISA). The EOS 7D Mark II has been named the 'European Prosumer DSLR Camera 2015-2016', both the EOS 5DS and 5DS R have been honoured with the title of 'European Professional DSLR Camera 2015-2016', while the Canon EF 11-24mm f/4L USM has been awarded 'European Professional DSLR Lens 2015-2016' - highlighting the outstanding quality of Canon products throughout its DSLR and lens range. 2 Sep 2015 Read more

A modern classic for reportage - the new Canon EF 35mm f/1.4L II USMCanon has introduced the EF 35mm f/1.4L II USM, a new wide angle L-series lens designed for professional photographers wanting to capture their world with a natural perspective. The successor to the legendary EF 35mm f/1.4L USM, the lens is the world's first to feature Canon's newly developed Blue Spectrum Refractive optics (BR optics) - ensuring sensational image quality across a diverse range of scenes - from news and sports scenes to weddings. 28 Aug 2015 Read more

Canon's award-winning Océ ColorWave 700 has landed in SACanon South Africa has announced that the first award-winning Océ ColorWave 700 printers have landed in South Africa. Launched in Europe in February and available to South Africa since the beginning of August 2015, the Océ ColorWave 700 is already on display in Canon SA's showroom and now available countrywide. 21 Aug 2015 Read more

Canon refreshes All-in-One inkjet range with enhanced cloud connectivity and stunning print qualityCanon has unveiled three new All-in-One inkjet printers to its home printing range. Designed for personal and home office use, the PIXMA MG5740, MG6840 and MG7740 are built with connectivity at their heart and combine enhanced cloud and Wi-Fi functions with new high quality printing technology, to make printing and sharing photos and documents easier than ever. 20 Aug 2015 Read more

Canon SA is giving away tickets to the Rugby World Cup 2015Purchase any Canon product before 31 August 2015 and you and a partner could be jetting off to London for the Rugby World Cup 2015 in October. Canon SA has two double tickets to give away, including flights and two nights' accommodation. Put yourself in line to win by completing the entry form and uploading your proof of purchase on Winners will be randomly selected by lucky draw on 7 September 2015. This competition is open to customers who have purchased a Canon product since 15 July 2015. 17 Aug 2015 Read more

See the unseen; Canon launches the ME20F-SH Full HD colour video footage in extremely low lightCanon today announces the launch of the ME20F-SH, a professional multi-purpose video camera capable of capturing full colour images in extremely low-light environments. 30 Jul 2015 Read more

Canon reveals PIXMA MG3640 - a connected printer for a busy homeCanon today introduces a new All-in-One inkjet printer, the PIXMA MG3640, to its home printing range. 21 Jul 2015 Read more

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