Articles tagged "manufacturing"

Canon to launch new, partially-automated camera plant in Japan in 2019

The new plant, which will be more than 70% automated, will mark the first time Canon has built a camera production facility in Japan since 2010.

Problems in the Galaxy S5's lens production process could lead to a delayed introduction of the new model.

Where the sharpness comes from: A tour of Sigma's factory

Some people are happy to shoot with lenses and think only of the results, but it can also be fascinating to think about how such complex, precision pieces of engineering are made. Some insight is provided by Dave Etchells over at Imaging Resource, who has just posted a story about his visit to Sigma's factory in Aizu, Japan. However, no matter how hard you try, you can't make every lens perfect - as Lensrentals Roger Cicala explains in his recent blog post. Click through for more.