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Canon brings its Digital Photo Professional Raw processing program to iOS

Canon has ported a large chunk of its Digital Photo Professional (DPP) Raw processing software's feature set to iOS and launched the DPP Express app.

Canon now offers next-day service for CPS Platinum members

"CPS Platinum members will now enjoy next-day service, with equipment serviced and shipped the business day after an estimate is approved. For repairs that will take longer, Canon will offer next-day loaner equipment."

Canon updates PIXMA all-in-one printers, adds improved color ink system

Canon has expanded its PIXMA TS-series Wireless Inkjet printer lineup with five new models, two of which contain an improved ink system that adds a sixth color ('Photo Blue') to help reduce graininess and improving overall quality.

Canon releases Video Creator Kits for EOS M6, Rebel T7i

Canon USA is now offering Video Creator Kits for the EOS M6 and Rebel T7i that include a Rode microphone and a memory card.

Canon announces the XC15 4K video camera

Canon has announced the new XC15 camera, a follow-up to the XC10. Unlike the XC10, however, Canon is positioning the XC15 strictly as a video camera. Read more

Canon announces new flagship EOS C700 cinema camera

Canon has announced the newest addition to its Cinema EOS line of cameras: the EOS C700 series. It's also the first Cinema EOS camera to offer a version with a global shutter CMOS sensor, leveraging new technology the company announced yesterday. Read more

Canon USA drops prices on 31 high-end L lenses

Canon USA has dropped the price of 31 of its high-end L-series prime and zoom lenses, by between $30 and $800. Several popular zooms like the EF 24-70mm F2.8 II USM and EF 70-200mm F2.8 IS II USM have been discounted by $100 and very high-end primes like the 400mm + F2.8 sports lenses have dropped in price by $500. Meanwhile the Extender EF 1.4x III and Extender EF 2x III have been reduced by $20. Click through for a full list

Canon US advises PowerShot owners of potential battery problem

Canon has released an advisory note informing select PowerShot owners that their cameras might be affected by an issue with poor contact between the battery and battery terminal. Affected cameras include some PowerShot SX280 HS and S120 units among others, and owners are directed to check their serial numbers to see if their camera is included in the advisory. Read more

Canon introduces new $78K 50-1000mm cine lens

Canon has taken the wraps off its new 50-1000mm CN20x 50 IAS H E1/P1 cinema lens, expanding its cine-servo offerings with what the maker says is the first-ever lens boasting a combined 20x magnification, integrated 1.5x extender, and a removable servo drive. The lens is targeted specifically at nature and sports television productions, as evidenced by its far from enthusiast-friendly $78K price-tag. Click through for more details

Canon confirms price drop on select EF lenses

Canon US has confirmed multiple price drops across its range of lenses, including several L-series models. According to Canon the price reductions are in honor of reaching a milestone - the production of 100 million EF lenses. Price drops range from a modest $40 up to $1000 off the original retail price, depending on the lens. Read more 

Canon updates firmware for EOS-1D X

Canon has released firmware version 2.0.3 for its flagship EOS-1D X full-frame DSLR. The update improves accuracy and versatility to AF and exposure systems, as well as adding significant customization options. Some of the new features include: AF point switching according to camera orientation, improved low-light performance, and expanded minimum shutter speed in auto ISO. Get the update

Canon updates firmware for EOS 5D Mark III

Canon has released firmware version 1.2.3 for the EOS 5D Mark III, which fixes four bugs (including one in which the flash may not fire when the shutter is pressed) and adds the ability to adjust LCD brightness when an HDMI cable is connected. For the full list of fixes - and a link to the update - follow the link.