LAKE SUCCESS, N.Y.--Feb. 21, 2006--Addressing the needs of a wide range of photographers ranging from wedding and portrait specialists to photojournalists and advanced amateurs, Canon's new EOS 30D Digital SLR redefines the mid-range of the growing DSLR market and achieves new standards of excellence for features, durability, versatility and even affordability. Canon also expands its digital SLR lens offerings with new EF-S 17-55mm f/2.8 IS USM and EF 85mm f/1.2L II USM lenses.
LAKE SUCCESS, N.Y.--Feb. 21, 2006--The family-oriented Canon PowerShot S3 IS is a feature-packed six-megapixel hybrid digital camera that is equally at home with photo enthusiasts and digital diehards as it is in the hands of the point-and-shoot "where do I press?" set. Remarkably, whether engaged in VGA quality videography at 30 frames-per-second (fps) with stereo sound recording, high-resolution still photography, or capturing both at the same time, this affordable and adaptable camera remains the ultimate example of "easy to use."
LAKE SUCCESS, N.Y.--Feb. 21, 2006--Canon extends its industry-leading role among professional photographers and advanced amateurs with the introduction of two affordable, new professional photo printers: the ten-color PIXMA Pro9500 and the eight color PIXMA Pro9000 models. The first Canon PIXMA printers to earn the Pro designation, both the PIXMA Pro9500 printer - which utilizes long-lasting, pigment-based inks - and the PIXMA Pro9000 printer - which uses long-lasting, dye-based inks - produce brilliant, gallery quality prints up to 13 x 19 inches on a variety of specialty media and fine art papers.
LAKE SUCCESS, N.Y.--Feb. 1, 2006--Whether capturing memorable honeymoon moments or baby's first small, staggering steps, Canon's new DC40 DVD camcorder helps make recording precious memories simple, fun and convenient. With its super slim design and 10x optical zoom lens, this compact DVD camcorder includes a 4.3 megapixel CCD image sensor that produces outstanding widescreen video and doubles as a digital camera for excellent photos, which friends and family can cherish for years to come.
LAS VEGAS-- Jan. 4, 2006-- The mark of a good multifunction printer is the ability to multitask. Along with having the ability to copy, scan, and quickly print great photos and text, Canon's new PIXMA MP150 Photo All-In-One has the added asset of being affordable at an estimated selling price of $89.99.
Canon has just released firmware update 2.0.3 for the 20D and 20DA, and firmware update 1.0.3 for the Digital Rebel XT/EOS 350D. According to Canon:
LAKE SUCCESS, N.Y--Oct. 25, 2005--Imagine taking a family portrait from the living room and then wirelessly beaming that image to a printer in the home office without ever having to leave your seat. Sound like magic? It's not. With the sleek new PowerShot SD430 Digital ELPH Wireless digital camera, consumers can get rid of that tangle of computer and printer wires around their desk and take pictures more freely.
LAKE SUCCESS, N.Y--Oct. 18, 2005--Football season, leaves changing color, holiday gatherings and other fun activities are all opportunities to capture and share memories. This year Canon U.S.A. helps make it easy and affordable with the "Cash in With Canon" Rebate Program. When customers purchase program eligible items from a Canon U.S.A. Authorized Dealers and resellers from Oct.15, 2005 to Jan. 15, 2006 they will receive up to double or triple savings!
Canon is offering mail-in rebates of up to $100 on select products, including the EOS Digital Rebel XT, EOS 20D, select PIXMA printers and a variety of EF lenses.
Canon has just posted firmware update 1.2.4 for the 1D Mark II and 1.1.4 for the 1DS Mark II. The firmware updates address the following issues: