Canon Celebrates Its Home Run Relationship with NCMEC, New York Yankees at 13th Annual Promo Night

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Canon press release:

Canon presents check to NCMEC for funds raised to help protect and save missing children.

MELVILLE, N.Y., July 27, 2016 – Canon U.S.A., Inc., a leader in digital imaging solutions, recently joined with the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children and the New York Yankees for the 13th annual Canon Promotional Night at Yankee Stadium to help raise awareness about the importance of child safety. In recognition of Canon Promotional Night, the first 18,000 fans that entered the stadium received a Canon and Yankees co-branded baseball cap.

As part of the evening’s festivities, Toyo Kuwamura, executive vice president and general manager, Business Imaging Solutions Group, Canon U.S.A., Inc. presented a check in the amount of $466,392 to John Walsh, co-founder of NCMEC, representing the total amount of money raised and donated, as well as the approximate retail value of products donated by Canon U.S.A. to NCMEC in 2016. Joining them for the check presentation was New York Yankees pitcher Chasen Shreve.

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First Canon EOS 5D Mark IV product page live at DigitalRev


UPDATE: the page has been removed.

Edit: changed post title since it was a bit misleading. They do not accept pre-order right now.

Still not sure that the Canon EOS 5D Mark IV may be announced soon? Change your mind.

The announcement is expected for August 25/26. But well known online retailer DigitalRev already has a dedicated product page for the EOS 5D Mark IV, though without any specs or pictures. However, if you want to be among the first to get this highly anticipated camera, you can register to be notified as soon as pre-orders are available (just click the orange “Notify Me” button”).

We know very little about specs so far. The most rumored sensor resolution is either 24MP or 28MP. It will likely feature WiFi and GPS, Dual Pixel AF is also likely, as is a new AF system. We will soon know more.

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Stay tuned…!

Canon EOS 5D Mark IV coming with 28MP sensor? [CW3]

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Amongst all those unreliable if not faked Canon EOS 5D Mark IV rumors, we have another one to add.

Our sources always told us the Canon EOS 5D Mark IV will have a 28MP sensor. We just got another mention on this sensor resolution (thanks), though from a new source.

Other rumors suggest a 24MP resolution, the latest murmurings talk 30MP (which I don’t consider anything to be taken seriously).

Be aware that so far there are no reliable leaks on the Canon EOS 5D Mark IV. The only thing you really can count on is an announcement at the end of August  (so it gets ready for Photokina in September). Hence, for the time being keep the salt at hand. Given Canon’s newly developed secrecy, the first reliable information will show up just a few weeks before the announcement.

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Giveaway: Win a copy of David Busch’s Canon EOS 80D Guide (2 print and 3 ebooks)

Giveaway: Win A Copy Of David Busch’s Canon EOS 80D Guide (2 Print And 3 Ebooks)

I am happy for a new giveaway together with the folks at Rocky Nook. We are giving away 2 print copies and 3 ebooks of David Busch’s Canon EOS 80D Guide to Digital SLR Photography.

All you have to do is following Rocky Nook and/or Canon Watch on Twitter and Facebook. The more you follow the more probability you have to win the book. You can enter the giveaway both for the print edition and the ebook edition of the book (just switch from one to the other by clicking the small arrow between the title and the follow options):

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The giveaway is open to all countries, and is over in 6 days!

About the book:

David Busch’s Canon EOS 80D Guide to Digital SLR Photography is your all-in-one comprehensive resource and reference for the Canon EOS 80D camera. This upgraded 24-megapixel model features an enhanced autofocus system with twice as many focus points as its predecessor. The Dual Pixel CMOS hybrid autofocus brings lightning-fast phase detect AF to live view and high-definition movie modes, too. The 80D has Wi-Fi/ NFC connectivity to allow linking the camera to a computer and iOS or Android smart devices, and an improved swiveling touch screen LCD. With this book in hand, you can quickly apply all these advanced features to your digital photography, while boosting your creativity to take great photographs with your Canon EOS 80D.

Filled with detailed how-to steps and full-color illustrations, David Busch’s Canon EOS 80D Guide to Digital SLR Photography covers all this upscale camera’s features in depth, from taking your first photos through advanced details of setup, exposure, lens selection, lighting, and more, and relates each feature to specific photographic techniques and situations. Also included is the handy 80D “roadmap,” an easy-to-use visual guide to the camera’s features and controls. Learn when to use each option and, more importantly, when not to use them, by following the author’s recommended settings for every menu entry. With best-selling photographer and mentor David Busch as your guide, you’ll quickly have full creative mastery of your camera’s capabilities, whether you’re shooting on the job, as an advanced enthusiast, or are just out for fun. Start building your knowledge and confidence, while bringing your vision to light with the Canon EOS 80D today.

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Looking for Canon deals? Don’t miss the refurbished gear listings at Canon Store

Looking For Canon Deals? Don’t Miss The Refurbished Gear Listings At Canon Store

The place to look out for the best deals: refurbished gear listings at the Canon Store. Almost anything is in stock but the best deals sell out quickly.

They added the EF 35mm f/1.4L II USM, on sale at $1,439.20 (reg. $1,799).