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Canon digital SLR cameras used in Avengers Assemble

Canon digital SLR cameras used in Avengers Assemble

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Canon has announced that two of its digital SLR cameras were used in the filming of blockbuster Avengers Assemble. The Canon EOS 5D Mark II and 7D Digital SLR cameras were used for point-of-view shots (ie, those shots seen from a character’s viewpoint)... >>

Canon compact system camera incoming

Canon compact system camera incoming

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Back in March of this year designer David Riesenberg put mind to machine and presented his CAD (computer-aided design) mock-up of a Canon compact system camera to the world. Compelling? Definitely. Real? Apparently not. Although word has been quiet from... >>

Canon introduces C500 digital cinema camera

Canon introduces C500 digital cinema camera

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Last year, Canon launched the C300, a digital cinema camera that furthered the amazing video capabilities of Canon's SLR range, but in a body designed to be more useful for film-makers. Now the company has announced a new camera, the C500, which takes... >>

Canon EOS-1D C: 4K video capture cinema wooing camera debuts

Canon EOS-1D C: 4K video capture cinema wooing camera debuts

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Canon announced the EOS-1D C - a digital SLR camera targeting the motion picture, television and high-resolution production industries - at the NAB conference on Thursday.  The new camera, the C stands for Cinema if you hadn't guessed, will take on compeitors... >>

Canon EOS 60Da: For the Brian Cox in all of us

Canon EOS 60Da: For the Brian Cox in all of us

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Canon has unveiled a new version of its EOS 60D DSLR camera designed specifically for astrophotographers. The Canon EOS 60Da replaces the 20Da in the company's line-up and has a modified low pass filter that makes the camera more sensitive to hydrogen-alpha... >>

April Fools' Day 2012: The best stories from around the web

April Fools' Day 2012: The best stories from around the web

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Gullible gadget-lovers gather round, April Fool's Day is upon us. Being wiser than Gandalf when it comes to electronics, rarely do we fall for any potential trickery. But some of the gadget-related spoofs can be particularly dastardly, difficult for even... >>

Canon Compact System Camera Concept: The camera you'll want Canon to make next

Canon Compact System Camera Concept: The camera you'll want Canon to make next

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Canon hasn't announced that it is making a Compact System Camera, nor has it detailed any information about whether it will in the future, but that hasn't stopped one designer creating what he believes a Mirrorless camera from Canon should look like... >>

Canon IXUS 125 HS
3.0 stars

Canon IXUS 125 HS

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Announced alongside the previously reviewed Canon IXUS 500 HS but £80 cheaper, the 125 HS (High Sensitivity) pocket snapshot is no mere doppelganger. Apart from its offering a near credit card sized width and height, plus the fashion-conscious exterior... >>

Hands-on: Canon EOS 5D Mark III review

Hands-on: Canon EOS 5D Mark III review

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Canon has been rather tight-lipped about the EOS 5D Mk III - the company’s follow up to the mightily successful 5D Mk II – before its official launch last week. Hot on the heels of the Nikon D800 release, Canon’s latest full-frame DSLR hasn’t... >>

Canon IXUS 500 HS
3.5 stars

Canon IXUS 500 HS

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Canon’s IXUS range of pocket point and shoot cameras has always been as much about form as function - an approach that sets it apart from the parallel PowerShot family that concentrates more on function than form. By way of an unofficial celebration... >>

Canon EOS 5D Mark III now official, £3,000 coming March

Canon EOS 5D Mark III now official, £3,000 coming March

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Canon EOS 5D Mark III, that's now the name of Canon's flagship digital SLR for professionals who like to take pictures. So how exactly does the new snapper shape up? Designed to go up against Nikon’s new D800, the Canon 5D MK III comes with a 22.3 megapixel... >>

Canon confirms EOS-1D X availability as EOS 5D Mk III rumours swirl

Canon confirms EOS-1D X availability as EOS 5D Mk III rumours swirl

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Canon has confirmed that the new Canon EOS-1D X will be going on sale at the end of April 2012. The Canon EOS-1D X will be the new flagship professional model. We caught up with the Canon EOS-1D X when it was announced back in October 2011. It offers... >>

Canon PowerShot G1 X
4.0 stars

Canon PowerShot G1 X

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Canon’s G1 X looks a lot like the PowerShot G12, but has one crucial difference: a whopping-great 1.5-inch sensor size. It’s this brand new 14.1-megapixel marvel that takes the G1 X to a whole new level when it comes to image quality. Canon says this... >>

ALL NEW: Pocket-lint Podcast #71 - Todd McFarlane, Super Bowl ads and Nikon D800

ALL NEW: Pocket-lint Podcast #71 - Todd McFarlane, Super Bowl ads and Nikon D800

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In this week's edition of the 30-minute spectacular that is the Pocket-lint Podcast, the team looks at the camera launches by Olympus, Nikon and Canon, and chat to comic book legend  Todd McFarlane, executive art director of the superb new role-playing... >>

Canon PowerShot SX260 HS and SX240 HS compacts are for the roaming snapper

Canon PowerShot SX260 HS and SX240 HS compacts are for the roaming snapper

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Canon has updated its zoom lens-touting travel compacts, introducing the PowerShot SX260 HS and PowerShot SX240 to the range and increasing their optical range considerably. Both feature new 20x zoom capabilities and lay claim to being the slimmest models... >>

Canon Ixus 510 HS and Ixus 240 HS play nicely with your iPhone

Canon Ixus 510 HS and Ixus 240 HS play nicely with your iPhone

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It is turning into a busy day for camera launches. Not only have we seen Nikon unleash some top-end kit by way of the D800, Canon is also getting in on the pre-CP+ expo fun by annoying a barrage of new snappers including the latest entrants to the Ixus... >>

Canon PowerShot D20 rugged compact fires in

Canon PowerShot D20 rugged compact fires in

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It's been exactly three years since we welcomed the Canon PowerShot D10 into our lives and now, finally, the rugged compact has a sequel by way of the Canon PowerShot D20 which has just been announced by the Japanese photography giant. This is a rough,... >>

Canon gears up for mammoth PowerShot launch

Canon gears up for mammoth PowerShot launch

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Canon is all set for a bumper camera launch with US site Canon Rumors obtaining a list of eight new PowerShot cameras that it says will be announced this week. Among the list is the Canon PowerShot D20, which would most likely be a follow-up to 2009's... >>

Canon and Panasonic interested in XQD, says Sony

Canon and Panasonic interested in XQD, says Sony

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Sony today told Pocket-lint that Canon and Panasonic have both expressed an interest in their latest format of memory card, the new XQD card that is compatible with the recently-launched Nikon D4.  The high-end card uses PCI Express as the data interface,... >>

Canon EOS 5D Mk III spied on safari?

Canon EOS 5D Mk III spied on safari?

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Well what do we have here? An brand new, soon to be released Canon EOS body? Could it be the Canon EOS 5D Mk III, or the EOS 8D?  The story behind these shots is even better than excitement of a camera we haven't seen before. Photographer Steven Oachs... >>

Canon Legria HFM52 camcorder pictures and hands-on

Canon Legria HFM52 camcorder pictures and hands-on

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When we read about the high-end camcorder range from Canon that is the Canon Legria HF M-Series, we rather thought that they'd have to be quite big when stuffed with Wi-Fi technology, 32GB of onboard storage and an enhanced Canon Intelligent IS system.... >>

Canon PowerShot G1 X pictures and hands-on

Canon PowerShot G1 X pictures and hands-on

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An unexpected CES 2012 announcement, the Canon PowerShot G1 X is a high-end compact with a brand new sensor. But it’s no ordinary one. Oh no, far from it, the G1 X has a 14.3-megapixel, 1.5-inch sensor that’s similar in size to the APS-C size found... >>