Canon Australia’s innovative auction raises $22K selling ‘blank’ photo paper

Would you spend over $2,000 on a photograph you haven't seen yet? That's what buyers at a recent experimental auction hosted by Canon Australia did. After winning the bid, buyers watched their new image print on site.

Photographer advocates for shelter dogs by giving one canine the best day ever

The "behind bars" photos don't do much for finding shelter dogs new homes -- so one photographer decided to give a dog the best day ever, complete with a steak dinner and a closet full of shoes.

Canon promotes new EOS M5 mirrorless camera in interactive Instagram campaign

To celebrate the new EOS M5 mirrorless camera, Canon has launched the #tagyoureit campaign on Instagram. The interactive campaign will challenge Instagram influencers and their followers to complete spontaneous photo challenges.

Canon quietly announces retro-inspired Rebel T6 variation with brown accents

Canon has channeled its inner nostalgia and officially unveiled a new variation of its Rebel T6 DSLR that comes in silver with brown accents. If you’ve been bitten by the retro bug, it might be for you.
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You can now experiment with Canon cameras and lenses in virtual reality

Canon's Innovation Lab has released an all new app for Oculus Rift that lets you play with its camera and lenses in virtual reality through a simulated environment.

Canon's 'Tales by Light' photography documentary arrives on Netflix

A series following the work of five photographers is set to arrive on Netflix. Produced by Canon Australia, 'Tales by Light' starts streaming on Friday, covering everything from underwater photography to cultural travel shots.

Inspire your inner artist with Canon's printable coloring pages for adults

Canon's new coloring pages offer 125 designs with a diverse set of subject matter that includes wildlife, scenery, fantasy, abstract patterns, and inspirational quotes. But you will need a Pixma printer to get them.

To boldly go: Massive array of Canon lenses discovers new galaxies

While any photographer would be happy with just a single copy of Canon's 400mm f/2.8, a small team of astronomers required a few more: 48 to be exact. That's $480,000 worth of glass for a "small side project," and it helped find new…

Nearly 50 years after his Canon was stolen in Vietnam, vet is reunited with it

Photographers, write your name on your gear. Leon Hambree's camera was stolen from his bag while serving in Vietnam. Nearly 50 years later, a stranger gave it back to him, thanks in part to an engraving on the side.

Canon strengthens photo paper lineup with three new premium options

Canon has introduced a trio of high-end inkjet papers designed for professional photographers and digital image makers. Each paper is 100 percent cotton, acid-free, and ready for museum and archival work.

Storm chaser’s 4K time-lapse video captures majestic power of a monsoon

Thirty-six days in the making, with 13,000 miles driven and more than 85,000 photos taken, the storm-chasing 'Monsoon III' is one of the most stunning time-lapse videos you will see this year.

Canon looks to the final frontier with new 5D Mark III-based imaging satellite

In March, Canon will launch a prototype imaging satellite into space on a two-year test mission. While details remain scarce, the satellite’s imaging capabilities are based on the tech found inside company's EOS 5D Mark III DSLR.