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Canon U.S.A. Debuts Latest Imaging Products Including imagePROGRAF PRO-1000 At Photoplus Expo 2015

New Advanced Amateur and Professional Imaging Products Demonstrate Canon’s Complete Input to Output Capabilities for those Obsessed with Image Quality


MELVILLE, N.Y., October 21, 2015 Canon U.S.A., Inc., a leader in digital imaging solutions, will be showcasing its latest in high-quality imaging products for photographers of all skill levels in addition to hosting educational seminars and professional photographer print signings at PhotoPlus Expo 2015 in the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center in New York City, October, 22 – 24, 2015, in booth #121.

On display, and announced just today, will be Canon’s new imagePROGRAF PRO-1000 Professional Inkjet Printer. This new printer complements Canon’s professional line of EOS DSLR cameras and lenses for an ideal pairing that will produce high-detail, high-quality prints on a variety of media. This 17-inch, large format solution packs significant technological advancements, including a new print head, new ink and a new image processing engine. Canon will be hosting one free limited edition print signing each day of the show, where the first 100 attendees will be able to take home a beautiful signed image, printed on the imagePROGRAF PRO-1000, from a Canon Explorer of Light (EOL). Signings will take place at 2:30 p.m. on Thursday (Ken Sklute) and Friday (Joel Grimes), and at 1:00 p.m. on Saturday (Lindsay Adler).

On display will be Canon’s brand new digital cameras and lenses including:

  • EOS M10 Digital Camera: Outfitted with a new, retractable EF-M 15-45mm f/3.5-6.3 IS STM lens, the EOS M10 is a compact and stylish digital camera that helps photographers expand their creativity. The camera is equipped with Wi-Fi® and NFC capability, making it easy to share high-quality photos and videos on-the-go via most current Android®1 and iOS®2 devices.

  • PowerShot G5 X and PowerShot G9 X Digital Cameras: These two new large sensor digital camera models are ideal for advanced amateur photographers looking for a highly portable, advanced point-and-shoot camera. Both models are equipped with a one-inch, 20.2 Megapixel3 High-Sensitivity CMOS sensor and feature Wi-Fi and NFC capabilities, allowing users to easily print or share images and videos. The PowerShot G5 X camera is housed in a classic black body and is equipped with a built-in, high-resolution electronic viewfinder. The slim, lightweight PowerShot G9 X camera is easy to carry anywhere, and in addition to being available in classic black, also comes in a retro-style, silver-gray body with brown-stitched leather accents.

To showcase the vivid, realistic imagery that Canon products can create there will be a 20 billion pixel at 200 dpi panorama of Yankee Stadium taken by EOL David Bergman, created with the 50.6 megapixel EOS 5DS R camera.   At over 20-feet long, the image consists of 825 separate photographs stitched together.

Programming

The main stage in the booth will feature presentations from Canon EOLs (schedule subject to change), including several new members of the program who will make their debut at PhotoPlus Expo.  The booth will also feature a gallery of selected photographs from various EOLs, showcasing the skill and talent that earned them a place in this elite program.

  Thursday, Oct. 22 Friday, Oct. 23 Saturday, Oct. 24
10 a.m. Lindsay Adler
In-Camera Creativity with the EOS 5D Mark III Live Shoot
Michele Celentano Dynamic Family Posing
Lecture
Joel Grimes
Lenses That Rock
Lecture
10:45 a.m. Rick Sammon
Exploring the Light with New Canon Cameras and Lenses
Lecture
Vincent Laforet
Lecture
David Bergman
Separate Yourself from the Pack
Lecture
11:30 a.m. Ken Sklute
Capturing the Elusive Moment
Lecture
Hanson Fong
Glamour Lighting with Speedlites
Live Shoot
Bruce Dorn
Small Cameras, BIG Results – Portraits with PowerShots
Live Shoot
12:15 p.m. Jack Reznicki
One Light Lighting
Live Shoot
Sam Abell
Your Pictures – Better!!
Lecture
Michele Celentano
Family Photography with the EOS M3
Live Shoot
1 p.m. Hanson Fong
Glamour Lighting with Speedlites
Live Shoot
Bruce Dorn
Creating Music Videos with Canon Cinema EOS
Video Lecture
Jack Reznicki
Exploring Canon Speedlites
Shoot
1:45 p.m. Scott Kelby
Lecture
Peter Hurley
The Headshot
Live Shoot
Greg Heisler
The Evocative Portrait
Lecture
2:30 p.m. Clay Blackmore
Adding Motion to Still to Increase Your Revenue
Lecture
Roberto Valenzuela
High Impact Speedlites
Live Shoot
Peter Hurley
The Headshot
Live Shoot
3:15 p.m. Stephen Johnson
Lecture
Rick Sammon
Exploring the Light with New Canon Cameras and Lenses
Roberto Valenzuela
High Impact Speedlites
Live Shoot
4 p.m. Joel Grimes
The Dramatic Portrait
Live Shoot
Lindsay Adler
Larger Than Life: Explorations with Macro Lenses
Live Shoot

Additional educational presentations by industry professionals as well as Canon EOLs will take place at the Live Learning studio, also located inside the booth.

  Thursday, Oct. 22 Friday, Oct. 23 Saturday, Oct. 24
10 a.m. Clay Blackmore
Making Things Happen with the EOS 7D Mark II and Speedlites
Live Shoot
Ken Sklute
Edgy Lighting
Live Shoot
Syl Arena
A New Era in Speedliting Featuring the 430EX III-RT
Live Shoot
11:00 a.m. Joel Grimes
One Light Beauty Light
Live Shoot
Lindsay Adler
Beauty Portraits with the EOS 5DS and EF 180mm f/3.5L Macro USM
Live Shoot
Lindsay Adler
Beauty Portraits with the EOS 5DS and EF 180mm f/3.5L Macro USM
Live Shoot
Noon Lindsay Adler
Beauty Portraits with the EOS 5DS and EF 180mm f/3.5L Macro USM
Live Shoot
Joel Grimes
One Light Beauty Light
Live Shoot
Joel Grimes
One Light Beauty Light
Live Shoot
1 p.m. Ken Sklute
Edgy Lighting
Live Shoot
Greg Heisler
Wild Portraits with Tilt-Shift Lenses
Live Shoot
Moshe Zusman
Perfect Venue Lighting Featuring the Speedlite 600EX-RT
Live Shoot
2 p.m. Bruce Dorn
Small Cameras – BIG Results with the PowerShot G3 X, G7 X, and EOS M3
Moshe Zusman
Perfect Venue Lighting Featuring the Speedlite 600EX-RT
Live Shoot
Bruce Dorn
Small Cameras – BIG Results with the PowerShot G3 X, G7 X, and EOS M3
3 p.m. Syl Arena
A New Era in Speedliting Featuring the 430EX III-RT
Live Shoot
Syl Arena
A New Era in Speedliting Featuring the 430EX III-RT
Live Shoot
Ken Sklute
Edgy Lighting
Live Shoot
4 p.m. Moshe Zusman
Perfect Venue Lighting Featuring the Speedlite 600EX-RT
Live Shoot
Bruce Dorn
Small Cameras – BIG Results with the PowerShot G3 X, G7 X, and EOS M3
 

Canon CPS Lounge

Canon Professional Services will once again host the CPS Lounge where Gold, Platinum, Enterprise, and Cinema CPS members can have their Canon equipment (up-to-two current Professional DSLR bodies or lenses4) cleaned and checked during Expo hours starting Thursday, Oct. 22 through Saturday, Oct. 24 in Room 2D12.

The hours of operation for the CPS Lounge are:

Thursday, Oct. 22: 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Friday, Oct. 23: 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Saturday, Oct. 24: 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. (Equipment pickup only)

Canon will also feature factory trained technicians directly in the Canon booth, performing Canon Maintenance Service for CPS customers.  This area will highlight Canon’s commitment to providing world class service and support for professionals.  For more information on CPS, visit cps.usa.canon.com.  For more information on Canon Maintenance Service, including a list of eligible products, visit usa.canon.com/maintenance. Follow Canon throughout the PhotoPlus Expo show @CanonUSApro. To see the full details of Canon’s presence at PhotoPlus Expo, please visit: pro.usa.canon.com/photoplus2015.


About Canon U.S.A., Inc.

Canon U.S.A., Inc., is a leading provider of consumer, business-to-business, and industrial digital imaging solutions to the United States and to Latin America and the Caribbean (excluding Mexico) markets. With approximately $31 billion in global revenue, its parent company, Canon Inc. (NYSE:CAJ), ranks third overall in U.S. patents granted in 2014† and is one of Fortune Magazine's World's Most Admired Companies in 2015. Canon U.S.A. is committed to the highest level of customer satisfaction and loyalty, providing 100 percent U.S.-based consumer service and support for all of the products it distributes. Canon U.S.A. is dedicated to its Kyosei philosophy of social and environmental responsibility. In 2014, the Canon Americas Headquarters secured LEED® Gold certification, a recognition for the design, construction, operations and maintenance of high-performance green buildings. To keep apprised of the latest news from Canon U.S.A., sign up for the Company's RSS news feed by visiting www.usa.canon.com/rss and follow us on Twitter @CanonUSA. For media inquiries, please contact pr@cusa.canon.com.


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† Based on weekly patent counts issued by United States Patent and Trademark Office.

1 Compatible with iOS versions 7.1/8.4, Android smartphone versions 2.3.3/4.0/4.1/4.2/4.3/4.4/5.0/5.1 and Android tablet versions 4.0/4.1/4.2/4.3/4.4/5.0/5.1. Data charges may apply with the download of the free Canon Camera Connect app. This app helps enable you to upload images to social media services. Please note that image files may contain personally identifiable information that may implicate privacy laws. Canon disclaims and has no responsibility for your use of such images. Canon does not obtain, collect or use such images or any information included in such images through this app.

2 Compatible with Android devices versions 4.0/4.1/4.2/4.3/4.4/5.0/5.

3 Image processing may cause a decrease in the number of pixels.

4 All items will be taken on a first-come, first-served basis, and same-day service is not guaranteed. “Current” refers to professional cameras and lenses in Canon’s current lineup of equipment. Does not include cinema digital video cameras or lenses.