Radio controlled flash comes to the Speedlite 430EX The new Speedlite 430EX  III-RT is an updated Speedlite 430EX II with the addition of Canon’s radio flash controlled operation. Closely based on the 430EX II the new flash works on both optical and radio systems and has a guide number of 43m at ISO 100. The …

PowerShot G3 X – 25x super zoom compact with 1-inch CMOS sensor   The 20.2MP PowerShot G3 X is the latest addition to Canon’s range topping G-series compact cameras. The first superzoom G-series model the PowerShot G3 X has a 25x optical zoom lens with Image Stabilizer covering a huge 24-600mm range yet still has …

As sure as Summer follows Spring the Canon Summer cashback follows the earlier cashback deals. To qualify for cashback you need to buy one or more of the items on the list below between 20th May 2015 and 19th of August 2015. Only products supplied by Canon UK or Canon European organisations are counted and …

Canon releases EOS 7D Mark II firmware update version 1.0.4 Canon has made firmware version 1.0.4 available to download for the EOS 7D Mark II. According to Canon  firmware version 1.0.4 incorporates the following fixes: Fixes a phenomenon in which the camera’s AF function may not operate properly at a focal length of approximately 100mm …

Canon Nifty Fifty Mark II? The rumour mill has been awash with information and today Canon has shared the latest lens to get the STM treatment. An update to the awesomely cheap and popular Canon nifty fifty prime lens in the shape of the EF 50mm f/1.8 STM.   Key advances over the old lens …

  Canon has introduced a new Selphy dye-sub printer; the Selphy CP1000. I recall the first Selphy printers being announced and there have been several updates and changes over the years, but almost all the printers use the same ink and paper consumables so if you need to update your old machine the chances are …

The Technical Image Press Association (TIPA) member magazines convened on 20th March for their General Assembly to vote for the best photo and imaging products launched by the industry in the last 12 months. TIPA membership comprises 28 leading photo and imaging magazines from 15 countries on five continents, and also has a cooperative partnership …

Canon has launched three new video products created for 4K resolution; Cinema EOS C300 Mark II and the XC10 cameras and the DP-V2410 reference monitor. In addition Canon Inc in Japan has also announced the XF-AVC video codec for high quality 2K, 4K and HD video footage.