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Discover five lessons Canon Ambassador Jérôme Gence has learned while documenting our digital world. ARTICLE

Jérôme Gence's five documentary tips

His stories on the impact of new technology have made him a much sought-after documentary photographer. Jérôme Gence offers his best advice.

02 elokuuta 2021
A Canon EOS C500 Mark II with a Canon CN-E50mm T1.3 FP X Sumire Prime lens. ARTICLE

Shooting Cyn with Canon Sumire Primes

Cinematographer Tania Freimuth on how Canon's Sumire Prime lenses helped to bring John Lennon's first wife, Cynthia, out from under his shadow.

04 maaliskuuta 2021
A cyclist is captured in mid air, silhouetted against a smoky orange background, with silhouetted trees and rocks in the foreground. ARTICLE

The best cameras and lenses for sports photography

Sports photographers Jorge Ferrari and Jean-baptiste Liautard reveal their favourite kit for capturing great sports photos.

27 heinäkuuta 2021
Car light trails in evening light across a curved bridge, its supports and the ground below completely obscured by thick, cloud-like fog. ARTICLE

Redline Challenge: the winner

From 36,000, to 20, to 1… Discover the story behind the winning Light in the Dark-themed image.

26 heinäkuuta 2021
Photographer Sanjay Jogia studies an image printed by a Canon imagePROGRAF PRO-300. On the desk in front of the printer are several other prints. ARTICLE

The best printing software for pro photographers

Leading wedding photographer Sanjay Jogia reveals the best software for creating exceptional prints.

22 heinäkuuta 2021
Filming and grading for HDR video ARTICLE

Filming and grading for HDR video

Filming for HDR delivery? Experts reveal which Canon cameras are best for HDR video, why good exposure is key, and how to plan an HDR workflow.

21 heinäkuuta 2021

A seated singer on the set of a music video receives instructions from the director. A woman in a short pink dress lies on a rug and another woman in a yellow top adjusts a glass.

Future filmmakers: making a name for yourself

From building a brand to embracing new technology, three young creatives explain how to carve out a career in film.

28 Jun 2021


Life at 100 knots: filming high-speed powerboats ARTICLE

Life at 100 knots: filming high-speed powerboats

DoP Jonathan Constantinou paired an EOS C300 Mark II with a CN-E18-80mm T4.4 L IS KAS S lens to create a stabilised single-operator system.

07 lokakuuta 2020
A man sits alone in a darkened studio with multiple views of him visible on the monitor attached to the camera in front of him. ARTICLE

How remote production kept filmmakers going

Two filmmakers share how global lockdowns forced them to innovate to keep their productions moving – and what this could mean for the future.

15 heinäkuuta 2021
Giacomo Frittelli on filming a documentary on a remote Arctic island ARTICLE

Giacomo Frittelli on filming a documentary on a remote Arctic island

How the DOP battled the Arctic elements to create a compelling series with a stylish cinematic vision

04 lokakuuta 2018
What makes a winning sports portrait? ARTICLE

What makes a winning sports portrait?

Canon Ambassador Łukasz Skwiot explains his approach to sports portraiture and shares key industry advice for succeeding in the genre.

12 heinäkuuta 2021
How to get into sports photography: pro tips ARTICLE

How to get into sports photography: pro tips

From the best kit to what makes a brilliant shot, three pros share 15 top tips for turning a hobby into a career in sports photography.

09 heinäkuuta 2021
A mirror image of a rider making a daring leap with his arms held aloft. The forest background is bathed in blue light. ARTICLE

Seeing double: the story behind this incredible image

Find out how extreme sports photographer Jb Liautard created this striking action shot with Speedlites, a mirror and a Canon EOS R5.

07 heinäkuuta 2021

Four photographers and filmmakers hold their Canon cameras, enjoying their work.

Shutter Stories: catch up on every episode

Canon's podcast delves deep into the art and business of photography. Subscribe now for new episodes fortnightly.

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30 Mar 2020


A Canon Sumire Prime cine lens in use on a cine camera on location. ARTICLE

Sumire Primes: soft, subtle and beautiful bokeh

The cinematic prime lens family that brings a more organic look to the latest high-resolution digital cameras across the Cinema EOS range.

04 syyskuuta 2020
A black and white image of two enormous religious statues on a hillside with people gathered around and touching them. ARTICLE

Experts share how to impress with your photography portfolio

Three industry pros share their tips on preparing the perfect photography portfolio, from choosing the right images to presentation.

05 heinäkuuta 2021
Canon's cinema lens range explained ARTICLE

Canon's cinema lens range explained

Canon cine lenses are the culmination of 50 years of experience in cinema lens design. But which Cine Prime or Cine Zoom is right for you?

11 joulukuuta 2020
Filmmaker and activist Jack Harries leans on a wooden table setting up a shot with his Canon camera rigged with a mic. ARTICLE

What matters to future filmmakers?

Embracing challenges, collaboration and moving beyond the gatekeepers, young creatives Ashleigh Jadee, Jack Harries and Irene Cruz are pushing the boundaries of film.

28 kesäkuuta 2021
Director Meji Alabi instructs singer Wizkid on the set of his latest music video, while a woman in a short pink dress lies on a rug and another woman in a yellow top adjusts a glass. ARTICLE

Making a name in the film world

Three rising stars in the film industry share how they built their brands and platforms, from seeking mentorship through to developing a unique style.

28 kesäkuuta 2021
A Canon EOS C70 camera mounted vertically to film a seated woman in portrait mode. ARTICLE

Is social media reshaping the filmmaking landscape?

Four industry insiders debate the impact of social media on the film world, from the quality of content to what technical skills you can learn on TikTok.

28 kesäkuuta 2021

The craft behind the lens

The craft behind the lens

Get the lowdown on the history of Canon’s L-series lenses, the design of the new EF 85mm f/1.4L IS USM lens, and why top photographers rely on the range.

31 Jul 2017


The best cameras and lenses for wildlife photography ARTICLE

The best cameras and lenses for wildlife photography

Bird photographer Markus Varesvuo and African wildlife specialist Marina Cano reveal their favourite kit for producing stunning images of the natural world.

25 kesäkuuta 2021
A selection of student portfolio images laid out on a table. ARTICLE

How to pitch to photo editors – insider tips

Want to get published? Four professional photo editors reveal the dos and don'ts of successful story pitching.

24 kesäkuuta 2021
Two fencers sparring in a room lit dimly with fluorescent lighting, one wearing a black mask, the other a silver one. ARTICLE

Creative colour: how Canon Log enhances filmmaking

Cinematographer Ivan D'Antonio describes how he uses Canon Log to get the best from his cameras, refine his footage and realise his personal vision.

22 kesäkuuta 2021
A Canon Cinema EOS camera films a young man with short blond hair lying on the floor. An enormous, yellow Burmese python is coiled around his raised arm. ARTICLE

How to make a music video

Canon Ambassadors Nana and Juhana Simelius share their eight tips for recording memorable music promos using a combination of Canon EOS Cinema and stills cameras.

17 kesäkuuta 2021
The best kit for product photography ARTICLE

The best kit for product photography

An indispensable guide to the best Canon EOS cameras and lenses for product photography – whether you're shooting macro, lifestyle or large volumes of fashion shots.

16 kesäkuuta 2021
A man filming on a mountain in the Swiss Alps with a Canon Cinema EOS camera. ARTICLE

Filming BASE jumping with Canon Cinema EOS

Director Regan Hall shares how the EOS C500 Mark II, EOS C300 Mark III and EOS R5 offered a new perspective on shooting extreme sportspeople.

11 kesäkuuta 2021

Yann Arthus-Bertrand: the filming of Woman

Yann Arthus-Bertrand: the filming of Woman

Meet renowned filmmaker Yann Arthus-Bertrand and discover how his team carried out powerful interviews and met technical challenges on his documentary, Woman.

08 Mar 2019


A man taking a photograph with a Canon camera and lens on the side of a snowy mountain. ARTICLE

Getting the shot and getting it home: photo storage tips

Shooting an unrepeatable moment? Make sure you can bring the shot back safely with our tips for image storage, transfer and recovery on the go.

08 kesäkuuta 2021
A young man in casual dress crouching on a pavement photographing a man in checkered trousers and white trainers. ARTICLE

Success after student life: Otis Tree

Young filmmaker Otis Tree shares his insights into how to hit the professional ground running straight out of university.

03 kesäkuuta 2021
A large number of footballs in varying states of decay are pictured, as if floating, against a black background. ARTICLE

Creating art from plastic pollution

Find out how Mandy Barker uses plastic waste to create her beautiful but shocking images highlighting plastic pollution in the world's oceans.

01 kesäkuuta 2021
Travel photography: the best Canon kit revealed ARTICLE

Travel photography: the best Canon kit revealed

Which are the best cameras and lenses for travel photography? Canon Ambassadors Ulla Lohmann and Jérôme Gence share their indispensable gear.

31 toukokuuta 2021
A road network at night with red and white light trails caused by the long exposure, shot from a bridge passing over two roads and a train track. ARTICLE

Redline Challenge: meet the judges

Meet the panel of experts who will be picking the best 'Light in the Dark' shot and find out what they look for in a prizewinning image.

28 toukokuuta 2021
A professional home photography studio containing a laptop, a large screen showing a photograph of a woman in a blue veil, a Canon camera and several Canon printers. ARTICLE

The best printers for creating professional prints

Acclaimed pro photographer and print specialist Clive Booth and two Canon experts guide you through their choice of PIXMA PRO and imagePROGRAF printers.

27 toukokuuta 2021
A man in winter clothing on a snowy mountainside with a Canon XF705 camcorder. ARTICLE

Complete your video line-up with a camcorder

Filmmaker Sébastien Devaud on the key role Canon's XA and XF professional camcorders play in his productions.

21 toukokuuta 2021
The moon rising over Manstone Rock on the Stiperstones ridge in Shropshire, UK ARTICLE

10 tips for standout moon photography

Right place, right time, right kit… lunar photographer Andrew Fusek Peters shares his favourite gear and techniques for shooting the moon.

20 toukokuuta 2021
A mound of stone is illuminated by a halo of red light above it, which is also reflected in the water at its base. ARTICLE

Redline Challenge: Preparing your images for submission

Lorenz Holder shares his advice on how to select your strongest images and take them from good to prize-winning.

17 toukokuuta 2021
Small size, big impact: meet the Canon XA45 ARTICLE

Small size, big impact: meet the Canon XA45

DoP Peter Demetris put the Canon XA45 professional camcorder to the test on a music video shoot – here he reveals his five favourite features.

14 toukokuuta 2021
Two women, both wearing winter clothing, on a foggy hillside, adjusting a Canon camera on a tripod. ARTICLE

Kit, contacts and career: 8 key questions

Canon Ambassador Lucia Griggi shares her best advice about how to stand out from the crowd, build your career and present yourself to clients.

12 toukokuuta 2021
Two finished pages from a self-printed zine – the first featuring a young woman in a red dress, the second a supporting title and text. ARTICLE

Printing a zine with the Canon PIXMA PRO-200

Fashion and portrait photographer Evely Duis explains how she created a handcrafted, personal zine using the Canon pro printer.

10 toukokuuta 2021
Sascha Huettenhain Dance Photography ARTICLE

Five secrets of high-speed dance photography

Sascha Hüttenhain reveals the techniques behind his fine-art "powder dance" photography, capturing fast-paced dancers amid clouds of flour.

07 toukokuuta 2021
Are you ready for your super-close close-up? ARTICLE

Are you ready for your super-close close-up?

Pro fashion and beauty photographer Tina Eisen explains how she developed her distinct macro style by turning the camera on herself.

05 toukokuuta 2021
Inside Oliver Wright's macro photography kitbag ARTICLE

Inside Oliver Wright's macro photography kitbag

A macro pro on moving to the mirrorless system, including the game-changing Canon RF 100mm F2.8L Macro IS USM.

30 huhtikuuta 2021
A close-up of a tiny bee with large green eyes pollinating a yellow and red passionflower. ARTICLE

Transform your close-up photography with macro flash

Macro photographer Christian Ziegler and Canon expert Mark Fensome on the benefits of using a dedicated macro flash for close-up photography.

29 huhtikuuta 2021
Two young people relax on a palette bed with an orange throw on it. A plant casts dramatic shadows on the yellow walls. ARTICLE

Pros reveal how to use darkness to your advantage

Four Canon Ambassadors explain how shooting in low light is the perfect opportunity to push your creative boundaries.

28 huhtikuuta 2021
Filming Nigella on Canon Cine Primes ARTICLE

Filming Nigella on Canon Cine Primes

On celebrity chef Nigella Lawson's TV shows, the images are as rich as the food. DoP Robin Fox shares his shooting secrets.

23 huhtikuuta 2021
The best Canon lenses for macro photography ARTICLE

The best Canon lenses for macro photography

Expert advice from four photographers on the best Canon lenses for shooting macro, including the amazing Canon RF 100mm F2.8L Macro IS USM.

19 huhtikuuta 2021
Canon Female Photojournalist Grant recipients Anush Babajanyan and Laura Morton at the 2019 Visa pour l'Image festival in Perpignan, France. ARTICLE

How the Canon Female Photojournalist Grant changes lives

Six diverse documentary photographers explain why the Canon Female Photojournalist Grant was a pivotal moment in their careers.

16 huhtikuuta 2021
A photographer leans out of a vehicle in Murchison Falls National Park in Uganda. He is holding a Canon camera with a large telephoto lens. ARTICLE

Reconnecting mankind and nature through print

"Saving the planet requires saving people first." Discover how wildlife photographer Pie Aerts uses print as a tool for conservation.

16 huhtikuuta 2021
Ways to use motion in food photography ARTICLE

Ways to use motion in food photography

Flying food and stop motion films: food photographers Hayley Sargent and David Loftus reveal how adding movement helps sell products.

15 huhtikuuta 2021
The best Canon RF lenses for video ARTICLE

The best Canon RF lenses for video

With the EOS C70 and EOS R5, Canon is pushing the boundaries of video camera innovation. But which RF lenses are best for filmmaking?

15 huhtikuuta 2021
A model in sunglasses and a blue coat being photographed in a StyleShoots photography machine. ARTICLE

Meeting demand in the fashion photography industry

Experts discuss the greatest challenges in fashion product photography right now and how technology can help to solve them.

13 huhtikuuta 2021
Pro tips for perfect exposures with flash in low light ARTICLE

Pro tips for perfect exposures with flash in low light

Redline Challenge mentor Lorenz Holder reveals his three favourite techniques when shooting sunset and night-time photography with flash.

12 huhtikuuta 2021
A man with a Canon Cinema EOS camera on his shoulder by a riverfront. ARTICLE

7 tips for better corporate videos

Filmmaker Simeon Quarrie on his video best practices when shooting for big-name corporate clients, from pre-production to finished edit.

06 huhtikuuta 2021
A group of Abkhaz men sit around a table near the sea playing dominoes under a lamp. ARTICLE

From student to Canon Ambassador

Documentary photographer Ksenia Kuleshova discusses her career path and offers advice on how to get ahead in photojournalism.

01 huhtikuuta 2021
Mandarins arranged on a chopping board and tray on a dark wood table, one peeled with its segments spread out. ARTICLE

Inside the world of professional food photography

Food photographer Yasmin Albatoul explains the painstaking process behind her unique shots and shares a few tricks of her trade.

01 huhtikuuta 2021
A skateboarder jumps over bridge supports like a skate ramp. Photo by Lorenz Holder using a Canon EF 70-200mm f/2.8L IS II USM lens. ARTICLE

How to shoot action sports in a fine art style

Lorenz Holder shares how he used the Canon EF 70-200mm f/2.8L IS II USM lens to shoot a skateboarder in action under a geometric viaduct.

01 toukokuuta 2019
The bottom half of a woman silhouetted against a green neon reflection on the surface of a wet road. Red reflections from a car's brake lights are on the road beside her feet. ARTICLE

Redline Challenge: tackling 'Light in the Dark'

Action photographer Lorenz Holder unpacks the first Redline Challenge and shares tips and advice for approaching the brief.

29 maaliskuuta 2021
Strangely Familiar: Guia Besana's fictionalised women ARTICLE

Strangely Familiar: Guia Besana's fictionalised women

Guia Besana on her latest series, Strangely Familiar – a project inspired by personal illness and the true story of a 19th century female freak show performer.

08 maaliskuuta 2021
A sensor revolution – DGO ARTICLE

A sensor revolution – DGO

Learn how the EOS C300 Mark III and EOS C70 deliver 16+ stops of dynamic range thanks to Canon's revolutionary new sensor technology.

25 maaliskuuta 2021
A black and white double exposure of an elderly man in a hat and a cityscape of old stone buildings. ARTICLE

Double exposures: a story of people and place

Discover how documentary photographer Aline Deschamps combined portraits and urban scenes to portray the strength of an Italian community.

24 maaliskuuta 2021
Adrenaline-fuelled landscapes ARTICLE

Adrenaline-fuelled landscapes

Discover how Canon Ambassador and Redline Challenge mentor Lorenz Holder fuses landscapes and action in a striking and original way.

22 maaliskuuta 2021
A fashion model in a bright yellow skirt and a fluorescent pink jacket poses at a busy market, while an open-mouthed man walks alongside her. ARTICLE

Fashion photography on fine art paper

Brazilian photographer Leo Faria fuses fashion and street culture in his eye-catching shots. Find out why he places so much value on prints.

19 maaliskuuta 2021
Designing the latest Canon tech ARTICLE

Designing the latest Canon tech

Discover the design concepts and tech behind some of the latest Canon kit, with insider insights from members of Canon's design teams.

12 maaliskuuta 2021
A meandering river surrounded by forest, shot under an orange and purple sky. ARTICLE

The best Canon mirrorless kit for landscape photography

Which are the best mirrorless cameras and lenses for landscape photography? Canon Ambassador and multi-award-winning nature photographer Radomir Jakubowski reveals his favourite kit from the Canon EOS R System.

10 maaliskuuta 2021
10 misconceptions about photo printing debunked ARTICLE

10 misconceptions about photo printing debunked

Canon Ambassador Joel Santos dispels the myths that surround printing and explains how he creates beautiful prints with the Canon PIXMA PRO-200.

03 maaliskuuta 2021
Tokyo at night with the Canon EOS 5D Mark IV ARTICLE

Tokyo at night with the Canon EOS 5D Mark IV

Discover how art director and photographer Liam Wong used the Canon EOS 5D Mark IV to capture atmospheric shots of neon-lit cityscapes.

01 maaliskuuta 2021
Adventure photography with EOS RP ARTICLE

Adventure photography with EOS RP

Outdoor lifestyle and action photographer Jake Baggaley explains how the lightweight Canon EOS RP gives him a creative edge.

26 helmikuuta 2021
A camera crew filming two actors beside the sea: a Victorian gentleman in a top hat and cape leaning over to talk to a young girl. ARTICLE

Shooting Sea Dragon with Sumire Primes

How the cinematic look of the Canon Sumire Primes gave DoP Clemens Majunke the vintage aesthetic to shoot a pre-Victorian narrative.

26 helmikuuta 2021
Filmmaker Daniel Ehimen explains the key role that Cinema EOS cameras and technology play in the fast-paced Nigerian film industry. ARTICLE

Nollywood: the trend and the future

Filmmaker Daniel Ehimen explains the key role that Cinema EOS cameras and technology play in the fast-paced Nigerian film industry.

25 helmikuuta 2021
A man holding an EOS C500 Mark II on a gimbal, filming in a forest. ARTICLE

How filming full-frame influences my storytelling

DoP Juan Luis Cabellos shares how the EOS C500 Mark II's full-frame sensor helps him direct the viewer's attention and tell his stories.

22 helmikuuta 2021
A model in a dusty pink dress stands amid a forest setting. In the background, mist rises. ARTICLE

9 tips for aspiring fine art photographers

Fine art photographer Menna Hossam and London contemporary art gallerist Giles Huxley-Parlour share advice on breaking into the art world.

18 helmikuuta 2021
Filmmaking basics for professional results ARTICLE

Filmmaking basics for professional results

From frame rates and HDR to codecs and composition – here are six golden rules for capturing footage that captivates.

16 helmikuuta 2021
What does body positivity mean for photography? ARTICLE

What does body positivity mean for photography?

With increasing diversity in casting for fashion and beauty shoots, it seems the industry is changing for the better. Two photographers and a plus-size model discuss.

15 helmikuuta 2021
A black and white shot of a boxer throwing a punch. ARTICLE

Full-frame mirrorless vs. full-frame DSLR

One of the world's most experienced action photographers, Richard Walch, compares the features of the flagship EOS R5 and EOS-1D X Mark III cameras.

12 helmikuuta 2021
A Canon imagePROGRAF PRO-300 printer with a Canon camera on top and a print coming out onto its output tray. ARTICLE

Improve your photo prints using ICC profiles

Get the best photo printing results on your Canon printer every time, on any type of paper, using ICC profiles – here's all you need to know.

11 helmikuuta 2021
Netflix approved: Canon EOS Cinema Cameras ARTICLE

Netflix approved: Canon EOS Cinema Cameras

With the EOS C300 Mark III and EOS C70 added to the list of Netflix approved cameras, we speak to DoP Patrick Smith about filming original productions for the global content platform.

09 helmikuuta 2021
Fine art photographs mounted on the walls of a gallery. ARTICLE

How to pick the right paper for your fine art prints

Want exhibition-level fine art prints but not sure which paper to choose? A Canon Ambassador and two experts share their advice.

08 helmikuuta 2021
A night-time shot of a woman in a black evening dress standing amidst the branches of a large tree. ARTICLE

How to sell your style as a fashion photographer

Discover essential advice from two professional fashion photographers on how to find your unique creative vision and sell it to clients.

05 helmikuuta 2021
A male model wears a white coat and stands against a white wall in two shots by fashion photographer Jaroslav Monchak. Shot on a Canon EOS 5DS R with Canon EF 24-70mm f/2.8L II USM lens. ARTICLE

What's in a fashion photographer's kitbag?

Jaroslav Monchak reveals his favourite Canon cameras and lenses for shooting high-end fashion photography.

15 toukokuuta 2019
Laura El-Tantawy on the lasting meaning of Tahrir Square ARTICLE

Laura El-Tantawy on the lasting meaning of Tahrir Square

Laura El-Tantaway talks to Scott Anderson ahead of the publication of the re-edited version of her 2015 book, In the Shadow of the Pyramids.

28 tammikuuta 2021
A photographer's hands hold a Canon EOS RP as she photographs a smiling woman in a dimly-lit interior. ARTICLE

8 EOS R System features you never knew about

Eye tracking AF, Fv mode, focus bracketing and more – discover 8 brilliant but lesser-known features of the EOS R5, EOS R6, EOS R and EOS RP.

22 tammikuuta 2021
Secrets of vlogging success ARTICLE

Secrets of vlogging success

Star vloggers The Michalaks share their techniques and reveal how Canon cameras and lenses enable them to create their highly popular vlog.

21 tammikuuta 2021
Filmmaker Simeon Quarrie filming with the Canon EOS C70 camera. ARTICLE

Shooting on a budget with the Canon EOS C70

Filmmaker Simeon Quarrie explains how the smallest Cinema EOS camera enables filmmakers to deliver more with less.

20 tammikuuta 2021
6 ways printing can make you a better photographer ARTICLE

6 ways printing can make you a better photographer

Delving into the detail of photo printing can improve your composition, colour awareness and more, perhaps without you even realising, says Keith Cooper.

14 tammikuuta 2021
Marketing tips from a professional wedding photographer ARTICLE

How to grow your wedding photography business

Award-winning Canon Ambassador Sanjay Jogia shares his tips for wedding photography marketing, harnessing the power of digital and print.

11 tammikuuta 2021
True romance: elopement photography tips ARTICLE

True romance: elopement photography tips

Pablo Laguia and Ana Gómez on why elopements are now a major part of their business and the skills required for such intimate weddings.

08 tammikuuta 2021
Newlyweds hold a sparkler while standing under an umbrella in the rain. ARTICLE

Wedding photography: rising to the challenge

Wedding photographers Fabio Mirulla and Carmen and Ingo on how to turn obstacles, lockdown and limitations into creative opportunities.

07 tammikuuta 2021
A spurt of champagne frozen in the air as smiling newlyweds celebrate next to a towering cake at their wedding reception. ARTICLE

The best Canon lenses for wedding photography

Wedding photography duo Julia Blumenthal and Gil Gropengießer plus destination wedding photographer Fabio Mirulla reveal their go-to lenses.

06 tammikuuta 2021
EOS C70 and EOS C300 Mark III: DGO cameras compared ARTICLE

EOS C70 and EOS C300 Mark III: DGO cameras compared

Both Cinema EOS cameras feature Canon's innovative 4K Super 35mm Dual Gain Output sensor, but what are the key differences and similarities between them?

04 tammikuuta 2021
The Canon XF405 professional camcorder. ARTICLE

The six best professional camcorders

Canon's XF and XA video cameras combine cutting-edge Canon tech with an all-in-one, easy-to-use design. But which one is best for you?

22 joulukuuta 2020
A topless man sitting in a bath wearing clown make-up. ARTICLE

Five photo stories that epitomise 2020

If one thing is certain, it's this: every photographer had a unique story to tell in 2020.

21 joulukuuta 2020
A rare pangolin walking along the ground with its tail outstretched. ARTICLE

Brent Stirton: promoting conservation through photography

The multi-award-winning photojournalist reveals what drives his wildlife stories, the kit that helps him and why it's important to tell the full story.

18 joulukuuta 2020
Filmmaker Roberto Palozzi filming with a Canon video camera with his back to the water's edge. ARTICLE

7 filmmaking mistakes and how to avoid them

Filmmakers Roberto Palozzi and Juan Luis Cabellos on the errors they made when starting out and how you can avoid repeating them.

17 joulukuuta 2020
A black and white image of a girl in silhouette holding a butterfly. ARTICLE

10 essential black and white photography tips

Learn to take better black and white pictures, and which Canon camera is best for black and white photography, with these expert tips.

14 joulukuuta 2020
An action shot taken with a Canon Speedlite EL-1 shows a stunt rider cycling down stone steps, a spray of water droplets caught by the flash. ARTICLE

Freezing fast-moving action with the Speedlite EL-1

Action sports photographer Dave Mackison shares the story behind the first pro shoot with Canon's lightweight, powerful professional flashgun.

08 joulukuuta 2020
Rocky outcrops in Zion National park, Utah, USA, pictured at night. Blurred lights run along the road and the Milky Way can be seen in the sky above. ARTICLE

The dark side: low-light photography

Valtteri Hirvonen forged his technique during Finland's gloomy winters. Here he reveals his tips for shooting in low light.

07 joulukuuta 2020
A black-and-white shot of a leopard in the branches of a tree. ARTICLE

The benefits of black and white

Wedding photographer André Teixeira and wildlife photographer Clement Kiragu share their views on why, when and how to shoot mono.

04 joulukuuta 2020
A Canon camera next to a Canon printer and a selection of black and white prints. ARTICLE

Master monochrome: printing black and white landscapes

Photographer Clive Booth and print specialist Suhaib Hussain on how to get the best results when printing landscape shots in black and white.

02 joulukuuta 2020
The red and white Canon Vision logo on a black background. ARTICLE

Canon Vision virtual trade show – the highlights

Discover the new products revealed at Canon's virtual trade show, Canon Vision, including the amazing Canon EOS C70.

01 joulukuuta 2020
A computer in a video edit suite with two HD reference monitors. ARTICLE

Choosing the right 4K monitor for you

Check out Canon's range of high-quality reference monitors, with Native 4K and HDR.

27 marraskuuta 2020
Cinematographer Steve Holleran uses a Canon EOS C300 Mark III to film a dancer on the wing of an aircraft. ARTICLE

Why choose a dedicated Cinema EOS camera?

With hybrid cameras offering so much, why use a cinema camera? Discover 6 reasons a Cinema EOS camera is the best choice for videographers.

24 marraskuuta 2020
Terms you need to know when you start shooting video ARTICLE

Terms you need to know when you start shooting video

Stepping up from stills to video? Our glossary of 27 pro video terms, from anamorphic to Wide DR, will take the fear out of filmmaking.

20 marraskuuta 2020
Director Ashleigh Jadee stands behind her camera, while a group of men watch her work. ARTICLE

What's it like to be a female filmmaker?

Director Ashleigh Jadee and filmmakers Carys Kaiser and Heather Hughes on why the future is looking brighter for women who want to work in film.

19 marraskuuta 2020
Filmmaker Ben Sherlock with the Canon EOS C500 Mark II. ARTICLE

Comparing two cinematic powerhouses

Documentary filmmaker Ben Sherlock explores what the Super 35mm EOS C300 Mark III and the full-frame EOS C500 Mark II offer in the field.

17 marraskuuta 2020
A groom and five groomsmen of various ages, most wearing sunglasses, walk towards the camera smiling broadly. ARTICLE

How Canon's intelligent autofocus works

Find out how the intelligent autofocus system in the EOS R5 and EOS R6 "makes it practically impossible to miss a shot".

13 marraskuuta 2020
A tourist, wearing a coat, a backpack and a hat, pictured from behind facing an old cobbled street at evening with lights twinkling on a dark hill in the background. ARTICLE

The best Canon lenses for street photography

Photographers Markus Morawetz, Jérôme Sessini and Ejiro Dafé share their favourite lenses for capturing street life.

09 marraskuuta 2020
Photographer Ejiro Dafé photographs a woman in bright clothing with a Canon EOS R6 and a Canon RF 50mm F1.8 STM lens. ARTICLE

Creative tips for 50mm lens photography

Ejiro Dafé says shooting solely at 50mm opens up his creativity. Discover his tips for success with the Canon RF 50mm F1.8 STM.

04 marraskuuta 2020
Lucia Griggi holding a Canon EOS R6 with a Canon RF 70-200MM F4L IS USM lens. ARTICLE

Slow travel and wild adventures with the RF 70-200MM F4L IS USM

Dolphins, rocky coastlines and portraits full of personality – how Lucia Griggi captured the rugged wilds of the Inner Hebrides with the RF 70-200MM F4L IS USM.

04 marraskuuta 2020
Photographer Sanjay Jogia studies a sheet of image thumbnails printed by a Canon imagePROGRAF PRO-300. ARTICLE

Get better prints with soft and hard proofing

Discover how to use soft proofing and hard proofing in Canon's Professional Print & Layout plug-in to ensure perfect photo prints.

30 lokakuuta 2020
A man filming with the Canon EOS 5D Mark IV rigged for video. ARTICLE

The best Canon cameras for video

Looking to shoot videos? Users and Canon experts explore the best DSLR, mirrorless and compact choices.

20 lokakuuta 2020
An aerial photo of still turquoise waters flanked by tree-covered hillsides. ARTICLE

8-stops of IS: the story behind the tech

With 8-stops of Image Stabilization, the EOS R5 and EOS R6 rewrite the photographic rulebook. Find out how it's possible, and what it means for you.

13 lokakuuta 2020
Printing 8K video stills ARTICLE

Printing 8K video stills

Wedding photographer Sanjay Jogia explains how he produced stunning prints on an imagePROGRAF PRO-300 from 8K video shot on a Canon EOS R5.

15 lokakuuta 2020
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Photographers on why self-care matters

Two professional photographers share their experiences of stress and burnout and share advice for helping your mental wellbeing.

09 lokakuuta 2020
Against a serene beach backdrop, filmmaker Jolade Olusanya smiles as he studies his footage, filmed on the Canon EOS C70. ARTICLE

Canon EOS C70 vs Canon EOS R5 video specs

Two small but powerful tools for filmmakers. But how do their video specifications compare, and which is right for your production needs?

06 lokakuuta 2020
A multiple exposure image of a doorframe outlined in red light. The shape appears to emerge from the sea and is set against a rocky backdrop. ARTICLE

Making the most of multiple exposures

Photographers Rob Payne and Matt Ben Stone demonstrate some creative uses for the multiple exposure function found on many EOS cameras.

02 lokakuuta 2020
The best Canon RF lenses for video ARTICLE

The best Canon RF lenses for video

With the launch of the EOS C70 and EOS R5, Canon is pushing the boundaries of video camera innovation. But which RF lenses are best for filmmaking?

01 lokakuuta 2020
How to prepare photo prints for an exhibition ARTICLE

How to prepare photo prints for an exhibition

From paper choice to profiles and proofing, discover all you need to know about printing for an exhibition.

28 syyskuuta 2020
A man stands in a wheat field holding a Canon EOS C70 camera by his side. PRODUCT NEWS

EOS C70: meet the new RF mount Cinema EOS camera

New mount, new design, new opportunities… Discover how Canon’s compact Super 35mm powerhouse can expand your creative options.

24 syyskuuta 2020
Jolade Olusanya holds a Canon EOS C70 camera to film a woman seated on the floor in front of him. SHOOT STORY

First shoot with the Canon EOS C70

Jolade Olusanya on how he used Canon's RF mount Cinema EOS camera to capture a beautiful film of poet Sophia Thakur.

24 syyskuuta 2020
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The Canon EOS C500 Mark II in the Arctic

Scientist and documentary filmmaker Roberto Palozzi braved snowstorms and freezing temperatures to film cod fishing in Norway's Lofoten Islands.

18 syyskuuta 2020
Cross-section showing inside a Canon EOS R camera and RF lens. ARTICLE

12 Canon EOS R System FAQs answered

Is full-frame mirrorless right for you? We answer 12 frequently asked questions about the EOS R5, EOS R6, EOS R, EOS RP and RF lenses.

15 syyskuuta 2020
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5 things I learnt as a Getty Images intern

Entertainment photographer and filmmaker Milly Grange-Bennett interned at the world's largest photo agency. Here she shares her key takeaways.

14 syyskuuta 2020
Cinematographer Clemens Boecker films Joey and Luke Kelly in Red Square, Moscow, with a Canon XA55 camcorder. ARTICLE

Filming a 13,000km road trip with the Canon XA55

Cinematographer Clemens Boecker shares the story of his epic trip from Berlin to Beijing with Canon's compact professional camcorder.

10 syyskuuta 2020
My first commission – and what it taught me ARTICLE

My first commission – and what it taught me

Four photographers and a filmmaker reveal what they did to get their first paid commission – and what they'd advise you to do to get yours.

09 syyskuuta 2020
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The benefits of shooting in Cinema RAW Light

Find out why leading filmmakers choose Cinema RAW Light: a format with all the advantages of RAW but that's smaller, faster and more accessible.

03 syyskuuta 2020
 What makes RF lenses perfect for video? ARTICLE

What makes RF lenses perfect for video?

Find out why the unique design, resolving power and cutting-edge components of RF lenses make them formidable tools for filmmakers.

01 syyskuuta 2020
6 ways to get more from your photos using DPP ARTICLE

6 ways to get more from your photos using DPP

Digital Photo Professional, Canon’s RAW processor and image editor, can do more for your photos than you think. Discover 6 reasons to use DPP.

31 elokuuta 2020
A macro shot showing the inside of a yellow poppy with dew droplets on the petals. ARTICLE

How Neville Kidd became TV's hottest DoP

As the second series of Netflix hit The Umbrella Academy arrives, hear how Scottish cinematographer Neville Kidd made his way to the screen.

28 elokuuta 2020
Power and agility: filming the magic of Cirque du Soleil ARTICLE

Filming Cirque du Soleil for Getty Images

The circus is a filmmaker's dream, but rarely documented in monochrome. Getty Images intern Milly Grange-Bennett captures its magic in 4K.

26 elokuuta 2020
Photographing the mystery of the ocean ARTICLE

Photographing the mystery of the ocean

Inject some creativity into your shots with inspiration from three unconventional ocean photographers who share their favourite techniques.

24 elokuuta 2020
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Lucia Griggi's wildlife: cutting through the chaos with telephoto primes

Travel and wildlife photographer Lucia Griggi on why Canon telephoto primes are her top choice for shooting in extreme locations.

21 elokuuta 2020
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Filmmaking after lockdown: voices from the field

Filmmakers, DoPs and producers share how the pandemic has impacted their work – and how they see the future of the industry.

20 elokuuta 2020
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My toughest wildlife shoot

Five top wildlife photographers reveal the stories behind their most challenging shoots and how they eventually managed to get the shots they wanted.

17 elokuuta 2020
Red and white paint being thrown through the air onto a grey sheet. ARTICLE

Lights, camera, splatter… experiments with tilt-shift

Artist and photographer Robert Lösch combined his passion for painting and action photography armed with a Canon EOS R and tilt-shift lenses.

14 elokuuta 2020
Frame by frame: bringing stop motion to life ARTICLE

Frame by frame: bringing stop motion to life

Three DoPs on the magic behind their stop motion masterpieces and the benefits of the Stop Motion Animation firmware for the Canon EOS R.

06 elokuuta 2020
A female puma lunges at the neck of a full-grown male guanaco. ARTICLE

Ingo Arndt's award-winning wild puma shots

The wildlife photographer explains how Canon's EF 600mm f/4L IS II USM lens helped him capture his striking images of big cats in Patagonia.

07 elokuuta 2020
How Paolo Verzone shot a National Geographic cover ARTICLE

How Paolo Verzone shot a National Geographic cover

How a balance of atmospheric lighting and the high resolution of the Canon EOS 5DS R helped bring ancient religious texts to life.

03 elokuuta 2020
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Pictures are powerful tools for change

Photojournalist Muhammed Muheisen has spent a decade documenting refugees – motivated by the belief that his photography can make a difference.

31 heinäkuuta 2020
A macro shot showing the inside of a yellow poppy with dew droplets on the petals. ARTICLE

Focus stacking to increase depth of field

Three Canon photographers, shooting images from macro to landscape, explain how focus stacking helps get more in focus throughout an image.

29 heinäkuuta 2020
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Canon EOS R5 first shoots: capturing nature in beautiful detail

Ulla Lohmann and Robert Marc Lehmann on how the Canon EOS R5's 45MP sensor and eye-tracking AF helped them take spectacular outdoor shots.

09 heinäkuuta 2020
David Noton on shooting 'stitched' landscapes ARTICLE

David Noton on shooting and printing 'stitched' images

The landscape photographer discusses the techniques and benefits of making and printing 'stitched' landscapes, including panoramas.

28 heinäkuuta 2020
Six sperm whales surfacing for air, as freediver Guillaume Néry swims beneath them. ARTICLE

Into the deep: freediving the world's oceans

The story behind underwater photographer Franck Seguin's breathtaking shots of freediver Guillaume Néry swimming with whales.

27 heinäkuuta 2020
6 professional photo printing tips ARTICLE

6 professional photo printing tips

Canon Ambassador Clive Booth and Canon printing expert Suhaib Hussain reveal how to make your own pro-quality photo prints.

24 heinäkuuta 2020
A reflection pool lined with exotic succulents at an eco-garden lodge in Taroudant, Morocco. ARTICLE

A day in the life of a garden photographer

Clive Nichols, who has specialised in garden photography for more than 30 years, takes us through a typical day in his working life.

22 heinäkuuta 2020
The best Canon A and B-cam combinations ARTICLE

The best Canon A and B-cam combinations

Three filmmakers share how they seamlessly integrate Canon cinema cameras and DSLRs for more creative options and flexibility on shoots.

17 heinäkuuta 2020
A man’s hand relaxed by his side holds a Canon EOS R6 with Canon RF 24-70mm F2.8L IS USM lens. ARTICLE

Canon EOS R5 vs EOS R6 – which is right for you?

Canon introduces not one but two breakthrough Full Frame mirrorless cameras. Which one is right for you? We look at EOS R5 and EOS R6 side by side.

09 heinäkuuta 2020
Beauty in motion: first video shoot with the Canon EOS R6 ARTICLE

Beauty in motion: first video shoot with the Canon EOS R6

Fashion filmmaker and Canon Ambassador Javier Cortés films a dance journey through Sicily with the full-frame mirrorless Canon EOS R6.

09 heinäkuuta 2020
A mountain biker performs a mid-air stunt against the sun. The image is shot from below and framed by red poppies and grasses on the hillside. ARTICLE

Filming 8K and oversampled 4K on the Canon EOS R5

In the first Canon EOS R5 video shoots, Martin Bissig and Ivan D’Antonio explored how its 8K capabilities expand creative options.

09 heinäkuuta 2020
Ballet dancer Lee Jay Hoy poses in front of classical buildings in Palermo, Sicily. ARTICLE

Dancing into the light: shooting with the Canon EOS R6

Canon Ambassador Wanda Martin on her art-inspired fashion shoot, the first stills shoot with the Canon EOS R6.

09 heinäkuuta 2020
Five ways shooting in 4K affects your workflow ARTICLE

Five ways shooting in 4K affects your workflow

Filmmakers David Newton and Clive Booth discuss how to get the most from shooting in 4K and the impact it can have on your workflow.

07 heinäkuuta 2020
Inside the nest: macro shots of wild honeybees ARTICLE

Inside the nest: macro shots of wild honeybees

Discover how wildlife photographer Ingo Arndt is using an EOS 5DS R and Canon Speedlites to capture the secret lives of bees – in his garden.

03 heinäkuuta 2020
Footballers silhouetted against the early morning fog. ARTICLE

Eddie Keogh's grassroots football project

Sweat, mud and wonky goalposts… Find out why the official England football team photographer spends his Sunday mornings shooting grassroots matches.

01 heinäkuuta 2020
The best Canon lenses for portrait photography ARTICLE

The best Canon lenses for portrait photography

Photographers Guia Besana, Félicia Sisco and Ilvy Njiokiktjien, plus Canon's Mike Burnhill, share expert advice on the best Canon lenses for perfect portraits.

29 kesäkuuta 2020
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10 things you didn't know about the Canon EOS 5D Mark IV

Take a deep dive and discover the key features that make this DSLR a great choice for modern photography and filmmaking alike.

24 kesäkuuta 2020
Cine Primes and Full Frame sensors: the perfect match ARTICLE

Cine Primes and Full Frame sensors: the perfect match

Discover why a larger Cinema EOS sensor really does justice to the exquisite 4K image quality of Canon's cinema lenses.

22 kesäkuuta 2020
A black-and-white image shot with a fisheye lens of Canon Ambassador Wanda Martin looking down at the camera, her long hair falling around her shoulders. ARTICLE

Time for reflection: self-portrait tips

Composition, lighting, props… master the art of self-portrait photography with Canon Ambassadors Wanda Martin and Marina Karpiy.

19 kesäkuuta 2020
A man lies in bed surrounded by Italian Red Cross volunteers. A painting of the Virgin Mary hangs on the wall. Photo by Fabio Bucciarelli. ARTICLE

Footage from the frontline: Italy's coronavirus crisis

How photojournalist Fabio Bucciarelli and filmmaker Francesca Tosarelli brought the Covid-19 crisis in Northern Italy to the world's attention.

18 kesäkuuta 2020
A Canon ME20F-SH cinema camera attached to a tripod beside a mountain lake. ARTICLE

The Emmy Award-winning Canon ME20F-SH

Discover why the crew filming Kursk: The Last Mission selected the Canon ME20F-SH cine camera for the film's dark underwater scenes.

15 kesäkuuta 2020
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5 tips for making the most of free time

Plans change, assignments fall through, events are cancelled… But free time offers a chance to adapt, catch up and reflect on future projects.

12 kesäkuuta 2020
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The images that can change the world

Inspired by one heartbreaking photo, documentary filmmaker Alice Aedy is on a mission to make a difference, armed with her Canon EOS C300 Mark II.

26 kesäkuuta 2020
Horses and carriages awaiting passengers by the Convent in Izamal, Mexico. ARTICLE

Why David Noton is transitioning to mirrorless

The veteran landscape and travel photographer, who has used DSLRs for many years, reveals why he is now increasingly using Canon EOS R System kit.

10 kesäkuuta 2020
A grey crowned crane with its wings raised. ARTICLE

Tim Flach's amazing bird portraits

The techniques the wildlife photographer uses to capture his striking images and how he hopes his project will help us to connect with nature.

05 kesäkuuta 2020
Filmmaker Olivier Sabril standing in front of a tank in Mosul, Iraq, with a Canon EOS C300 Mark II video camera. ARTICLE

Going solo with Canon pro video kit

Discover how Canon's Cinema EOS, DSLR and full-frame mirrorless cameras are enabling single-cam videographers to focus on their vision.

03 kesäkuuta 2020
Business admin: 8 tips for photographers ARTICLE

Business admin: 8 tips for photographers

Successful shooters don't only have to take great photos and video – they also need to be organised. Here are our 8 top business admin tips.

29 toukokuuta 2020
Six ways the Canon XF705 can enhance your filmmaking ARTICLE

Seven ways the Canon XF705 can enhance your filmmaking

From its large sensor to wide dynamic range and responsive autofocus, DoP Alfonso Parra shares how the Canon XF705 delivered on his documentary journey.

29 toukokuuta 2020
The sun shines through dark clouds at Faraid Head, Sutherland, Scotland, 2019. ARTICLE

1 camera, 2 lenses, 140,000 coastal photos

Photographer Quintin Lake shares how he maintains momentum on a challenging photo project, walking 10,034km over 413 days so far, come what may...

27 toukokuuta 2020
Katya Mukhina with her Canon EOS R at a frozen lake in Russia. ARTICLE

Teaming EF lenses with the Canon EOS R System

Portrait photographer Guia Besana and wedding pro Katya Mukhina share how mount adapters give them more creative options – and more from their lenses.

25 toukokuuta 2020
The evolution of the EOS C300 Mark III ARTICLE

The evolution of the EOS C300 Mark III

How Canon's latest Cinema EOS camera builds on the heritage of its ground-breaking precursors, the EOS C300 and EOS C300 Mark II.

21 toukokuuta 2020
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Aerial photography: following the patterns

Aerial photographer Lucia Griggi captures the abstract in earth's natural wonders, shooting glaciers, lakes and braided rivers from above.

18 toukokuuta 2020
A screen capture of 100 images by Canon Ambassador Clive Booth. ARTICLE

Build an image archive that works

Discover how to master photo management with Canon Ambassador and image-maker Clive Booth and Canon's new cloud-based service, image.canon.

14 toukokuuta 2020
Canon Ambassador Muhammed Muheisen explaining how his camera works to a group of Afghan children. ARTICLE

10 social media tips for photographers

Three Canon Ambassadors with more than 1m followers between them share their tips for creating innovative and engaging social media content.

13 toukokuuta 2020
A black-and-white shot of a little boy at the park climbing a wooden climbing frame. Photo by Helen Bartlett. ARTICLE

Family photography with the EOS-1D X Mark III

Family photographer Helen Bartlett reveals why Canon's new flagship action camera is her choice for capturing those elusive, unpredictable moments.

27 maaliskuuta 2020
Canon EOS C300 Mark III first shoot ARTICLE

Canon EOS C300 Mark III first shoot

Cinematographer Steve Holleran put the camera's new DGO sensor and 16+ stops of dynamic range to the test filming a ballerina in an abandoned 747.

29 huhtikuuta 2020
A brightly coloured toucan perched on a branch. Taken by Christian Ziegler. ARTICLE

Why hybrid shooting is the future

Hybrid shooters on the benefits of capturing both stills and video, how they approach it, and the Canon kit they use to make it happen.

24 huhtikuuta 2020
A camera operator using the Canon EOS C300 Mark III on an airfield shoot. ARTICLE

The Canon EOS C300 Mark III: six key features and innovations

Small body, big new sensor innovation – discover how Canon’s latest Super 35mm Cinema EOS camera shapes up…

21 huhtikuuta 2020
Cinema RAW Light explained TARINOITA

Cinema RAW Light -muotoisten kuvien kuvaaminen Canon EOS C200 -kameralla

Tutustu Canonin uuteen Cinema RAW Light -muotoon, jonka ansiosta C200-kameralla voi kuvata RAW-kuvia helpommin kuin koskaan ennen.

21 huhtikuuta 2020
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Birds of prey shot at twilight with the EOS-1D X Mark III

How does Canon's flagship action camera perform when shooting fast-moving birds in extreme low light? Wildlife photographer Markus Varesvuo finds out.

20 huhtikuuta 2020
A black and white landscape photograph of a seascape by sports photographer Marc Aspland. ARTICLE

How shooting landscapes changed my work

Four pros reveal how shooting landscapes for a day has had a lasting impact on the approaches and techniques they use in their own genres.

05 toukokuuta 2020
Wakesurfer Andy Schmahl rides a wave, illuminated by the the glow of an orange flare he is holding. ARTICLE

Wakesurfing with flares: testing the Canon EOS-1D X Mark III

Low light, fast action and lots of water… Extreme sports photographer Richard Walch takes the EOS-1D X Mark III on its toughest challenge yet.

15 huhtikuuta 2020
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Are photography labels outdated? Pros debate

Photographers are telling stories in myriad ways. Are traditional labels still relevant, or is it time to rethink how we describe ourselves?

14 huhtikuuta 2020
Lance DoP Nick Higgins films inside a bus using a Canon EOS C300 Mark II. ARTICLE

The Canon cameras behind Sundance Film Festival successes

The filmmakers of Lance, La Leyenda Negra, Mucho Mucho Amor and No, I Don't Want to Dance! explain why they chose Canon kit and how they used it.

08 huhtikuuta 2020
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Contre-jour street photography: the technique, the kit

Discover how photojournalist Kim Ludbrook created these dream-like street photography images.

01 huhtikuuta 2020
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Create amazing landscapes with telephoto lenses

Three landscape specialists share why they ditched the wide-angle to shoot landscapes with telephoto lenses for unique images.

31 maaliskuuta 2020
pro-jerome-sessini-syria-streets-1-540 ARTICLE

The streets of Aleppo – reframing the war in Syria

How Magnum photographer Jérôme Sessini told the story of the Syrian conflict by capturing Aleppo's devastated streets, rather than fighters.

17 huhtikuuta 2020
Advocacy through art: Aïda Muluneh's WaterAid project ARTICLE

Advocacy through art: Aïda Muluneh's WaterAid project

Bold colours, body paint and billowing fabrics: the Ethiopian photographer challenging stereotypes to highlight water scarcity in Africa.

26 maaliskuuta 2020
Photographing Mongolian traditions on the Canon EOS R ARTICLE

Photographing Mongolian traditions on the Canon EOS R

Alessandra Meniconzi on why Canon's full frame mirrorless camera is perfect for both portraiture and reportage.

25 maaliskuuta 2020
Two Ford GT cars racing around the Spa-Francorchamps circuit. Taken by Drew Gibson. ARTICLE

The story behind Drew Gibson's favourite shot

The racing photographer reveals how he managed to take this action shot-of-a-lifetime in just 20 minutes – without even starting the engines.

23 maaliskuuta 2020
A Canon EOS R5 fitted with a microphone, attached to a filming rig. ARTICLE

How the Canon EOS R5 changes everything with 8K video

Discover how the flagship Full Frame mirrorless camera’s video capabilities make it the future-proof choice for creative filmmakers and photographers.

20 maaliskuuta 2020
A driver on a customised dirt bike, riding it on the water. ARTICLE

Why the future's still bright for DSLRs

Think the future is mirrorless? Action sports photographer Samo Vidic and Canon product expert Mike Burnhill reveal where DSLRs still have the edge.

18 maaliskuuta 2020
A fresh perspective on landscape photography ARTICLE

A fresh perspective on landscape photography

Three very different photographers reveal how unusual angles, left-field locations and creative techniques can help your landscape photographs stand out.

16 maaliskuuta 2020
Photojournalists Nanna Heitmann, Laura Morton and Catalina Martin-Chico in a triptych of portraits. ARTICLE

Photojournalism's gender problem examined

Why aren't there more female photojournalists? Women photographers and photo editors discuss their experiences of gender bias in the industry.

11 maaliskuuta 2020
Canon Female Photojournalist Grant recipients Anush Babajanyan and Laura Morton at the 2019 Visa pour l'Image festival in Perpignan, France. ARTICLE

How the Canon Female Photojournalist Grant changes lives

Six diverse documentary photographers explain why the Canon Female Photojournalist Grant was a pivotal moment in their careers.

09 maaliskuuta 2020
Why aren't more women working in filmmaking? ARTICLE

Why aren't more women working in filmmaking?

Cinematographers Laela Kilbourn and Claudia Raschke on the challenges facing female filmmakers and how advances in technology are helping to break down barriers.

05 maaliskuuta 2020
Camerawoman Julie Monière filming in Katmai National Park, Alaska. ARTICLE

Women in filmmaking: breaking into the business

Leading female filmmakers reveal how they got their big break in the movie business and offer advice for women hoping to follow in their footsteps.

05 maaliskuuta 2020
James Nachtwey on 911: "I don't think I've ever gotten over it" ARTICLE

James Nachtwey reveals the stories behind his most striking shots

Reflecting on his successful career, celebrated photographer James Nachtwey discusses the historic moments he caught on camera.

05 maaliskuuta 2020
The lens on a Canon EOS R being changed. ARTICLE

The Canon kit lowering the barriers for filmmakers

Discover how Canon technology is opening up access to filmmaking and challenging the old constraints of cost, complexity and time.

05 maaliskuuta 2020
A woman sleeps on a narrow bench in a wooden hut in the all-female Umoja village in northern Kenya. ARTICLE

Why a woman can be the best man for the job

Kenyan documentary photographer Georgina Goodwin on the challenges – and occasional advantages – of being a woman in a male-dominated industry.

03 maaliskuuta 2020
Baptism of fire: adventure photographer Ulla Lohmann ARTICLE

Baptism of fire: adventure photographer Ulla Lohmann

From lava-filled craters to towering sea stacks, the Canon Ambassador reveals the challenges she's faced and her 5 tips for aspiring adventurers.

02 maaliskuuta 2020
An Indian bride, photographed over her groom's shoulder, looking up at him. ARTICLE

Silent shooting: what is it, and what's it for?

Need to shoot quietly and unobtrusively? Find out what 'silent' shooting options are available on different Canon EOS cameras and how they work.

25 helmikuuta 2020
One king penguin stands tall and sharp amid a blurred colony of other penguins. The penguin has a white chest, grey neck and sides, golden cheeks, beak and front of the neck, and a black face. ARTICLE

"I'll never get the perfect picture"

Wildlife photographer and TV presenter Chris Packham shares his unique eye for composition, the demands he makes of himself and his kit.

24 helmikuuta 2020
A profile of a woman behind a circular window, shot with a blue gel filter. Taken by Jaroslav Monchak. ARTICLE

Fashion photography technique tips from a master

From lighting to lenses, fashion and beauty photographer Jaroslav Monchak shares his techniques for pro-level portraits.

20 helmikuuta 2020
Helen Bartlett stands next to a Canon imagePROGRAF PRO-1000 printer looking at an A2 black and white photo print. ARTICLE

Steps to the perfect black and white print

Printing specialist Jay Sinclair shows family photographer Helen Bartlett how to produce great black and white prints of her photos.

14 helmikuuta 2020
Kickstart your photojournalism career with Canon ARTICLE

Kickstart your photojournalism career with Canon

Learn from the best in the business at the Canon Student Programme during Visa pour l'Image photojournalism festival.

14 helmikuuta 2020
A rice farmer holds a basket across his shoulders in paddy fields in Indonesia. Taken by Joel Santos. ARTICLE

Canon RF vs EF lenses: which should you choose?

For travel photographer Joel Santos, the Canon EOS R System makes a big difference, but mixing RF and EF lenses widens his creative horizons. Here's how...

14 helmikuuta 2020
Professional kite surfer Kevin Langeree with his board in front of an Aurora Borealis-filled sky. Photo by Humberto Tan. ARTICLE

Freeze frame filmmaking on the North Cape

How the 120fps Canon EOS C200 survived icy conditions and billowing wind to shoot a kite surfer in action at the Arctic circle.

12 helmikuuta 2020
Improve your printing with these five easy fixes ARTICLE

Improve your printing with these five easy fixes

Canon printing specialist Jay Sinclair reveals the five most common printing mistakes and explains how you can avoid them.

11 helmikuuta 2020
A mother bear with her cub in silhouette. Photo by Marina Cano on a Canon EOS-1D X Mark II. ARTICLE

7 ways to make money from wildlife photography

Wildlife photographers Marina Cano, Vladimir Medvedev and Radomir Jakubowski share how they earn money photographing nature.

10 helmikuuta 2020
A man holding a Canon EOS-1D X Mark III camera with a gimbal attached to it. ARTICLE

Filming a wildlife shoot with the EOS-1D X Mark III as a B-cam

On a wildlife shoot in the Kalahari, filmmaker Alex Wykes found the EOS-1D X Mark III the perfect partner for his EOS C300 Mark II cinema camera.

07 helmikuuta 2020
Waves crash over the sea wall during an early-morning storm at Porthleven in Cornwall. Photo by Carla Regler. ARTICLE

Selling your own photo prints: advice from a pro

Selling her own prints of Cornish coastal scenes helped to take Carla Regler's career to the next level – here's how she did it.

06 helmikuuta 2020
A jaguar wades through the shallows of a river in Brazil's Pantanal wetlands. Taken by Thorsten Milse on a Canon EOS-1D X Mark III. ARTICLE

Photographing jungle cats with the Canon EOS-1D X Mark III

Wildlife photographer Thorsten Milse captures elusive jaguar, ocelots and giant otters in low light with Canon's new flagship action camera.

04 helmikuuta 2020
Photographing rare desert wildlife with the Canon EOS-1D X Mark III ARTICLE

Photographing rare desert wildlife with the Canon EOS-1D X Mark III

Marina Cano photographed curious creatures and elusive endangered species in the Kalahari Desert, in the first wildlife shoot with the Canon EOS-1D X Mark III.

03 helmikuuta 2020
A panoramic shot of a video being projected onto the presentation wall. ARTICLE

Delivering perfect pitches with 4K projectors

How three Canon XEED 4K600STZ projectors have revolutionised the sales approach at a German video technology provider.

30 tammikuuta 2020
A statue of Mao Zedong covered in scaffolding with two construction workers standing on top. ARTICLE

China in colour: the development of a global superpower

Magnum Photos' Bruno Barbey has been documenting China for 45 years. Read why he's fascinated by the country and why he has always shot it in colour.

30 tammikuuta 2020
How to break into the commercial video industry ARTICLE

How to break into the commercial video industry

Videographers Jörg Kyas and Quentin Caffier share shooting secrets and their tips for success.

29 tammikuuta 2020
Xavi Bou's birds in flight with a graphical twist ARTICLE

Xavi Bou's birds in flight with a graphical twist

Strange patterns in the sky, shot by photographer Xavi Bou, are actually composite images of birds in flight. He talks about his work and inspiration.

28 tammikuuta 2020
A cutaway of the Canon RF 70-200mm F2.8L IS USM lens, fully closed. ARTICLE

The developers talk: Behind the RF 70-200mm F2.8L IS USM lens

The developers reveal 5 technical innovations and breakthrough technologies in Canon's latest RF-mount telephoto zoom lens.

24 tammikuuta 2020
A family originally from South Africa in their London kitchen. Photo by Chris Steele-Perkins. ARTICLE

Shooting long-term projects: 8 tips from a veteran

Magnum photographer Chris Steele-Perkins, who has published 12 books of long-term personal projects over the last 40 years, shares his advice.

24 tammikuuta 2020
Two elderly Chinese cormorant fishermen sit in their boats in near darkness. One has a cormorant sitting on his shoulder. Taken by Joel Santos on a Canon EOS 5D Mark IV. ARTICLE

Capturing a fading tradition with the EOS 5D Mark IV

Canon Ambassador Joel Santos photographs the last remaining traditional Chinese cormorant fishermen, in challenging light conditions.

24 tammikuuta 2020
René Magritte's famous works projected across a room in an immersive exhibit in Milan. ARTICLE

Making immersive museum exhibits with XEED projectors

Museums and galleries are bringing the past to life in creative new ways, using Canon's high-definition projectors and lenses.

17 tammikuuta 2019
Filming a rugby world record on Everest with the EOS C200 ARTICLE

Filming a rugby world record on Everest with the EOS C200

Filmmaker Sam Tongue on battling snow, glacial ice and the altitude to film a record-setting game of rugby in the Himalayas.

14 tammikuuta 2020
The Canon EOS-1D X Mark III and its predecessor, the EOS-1D X Mark II. ARTICLE

12 ways the Canon EOS-1D X Mark III improves on the Mark II

How does the new flagship EOS DSLR improve upon its predecessor? Discover 12 key upgrades that will really make a difference to you.

07 tammikuuta 2020
Filming a surf shoot with the EOS-1D X Mark III ARTICLE

Filming a surf shoot with the EOS-1D X Mark III

How filmmaker Nick Kennedy used the unique video capabilities of Canon's new flagship DSLR to capture fast-moving surf action.

07 tammikuuta 2020
Better sports photography: pro tips and techniques ARTICLE

Better sports photography: pro tips and techniques

It's not all long lenses and fast shutter speeds: pro sports photographer Tom Jenkins shares his top tips for improving your sports shots.

07 tammikuuta 2020
Surfer Kauli Vaast surfs inside the barrel of a wave. Taken by Ben Thouard on a Canon EOS-1D X Mark III. ARTICLE

Capturing surf action with the Canon EOS-1D X Mark III

"It's a game-changer," says surf photographer Ben Thouard, the first pro to shoot with Canon's flagship pro DSLR. Find out why.

07 tammikuuta 2020
A print of a skier dwarfed by the vast, sheer mountain he is skiing down. Photo by Richard Walch. ARTICLE

How printing can enhance your photography business

Canon Ambassador Richard Walch doesn't make a living from selling his custom photo prints, but they're key for his business. Find out how.

06 tammikuuta 2020
An overhead shot of people sunbathing on colourful towels at a black sand beach. Taken by Martin Parr on a Canon EF 70-300mm f/4.5-5.6L IS USM lens. ARTICLE

Martin Parr's beach life through just one telephoto lens

Find out why Magnum’s Martin Parr chose just one lens – the Canon EF 70-300mm f/4-5.6L IS USM - to shoot his Beach Therapy series.

20 joulukuuta 2019
Filming top wildlife shows with a Canon CN20x50 lens ARTICLE

Filming top wildlife shows with a Canon CN20x50 lens

Award-winning wildlife cinematographer Sophie Darlington shares her storytelling tricks and why she couldn't work without a Canon CN20x50 lens.

19 joulukuuta 2019
Fans wave French flags at the Wales v France quarter final match in the Oita Stadium. Taken on a Canon EOS-1D X Mark II. ARTICLE

5 best images from Rugby World Cup 2019™

From the tens of thousands of images shot during Rugby World Cup 2019™, which were the best? Getty Images photo editor James Chance chooses his favourite five.

18 joulukuuta 2019
A night-time bridal portrait, with soft-edged bokeh on a row of lights in the background. Photography by Félicia Sisco. ARTICLE

First pro shoot with the Canon RF 85mm F1.2L USM DS

How wedding photographer Félicia Sisco captured beautiful bokeh-rich portraits using Canon's first lens with a unique Defocus Smoothing coating.

12 joulukuuta 2019
One match from three different perspectives ARTICLE

One match from three different perspectives

Three Getty Images photographers give their different perspectives on covering the Japan v South Africa Rugby World Cup 2019™ quarter-final.

06 joulukuuta 2019
Capture the night sky like never before with Canon EOS Ra ARTICLE

Capture the night sky like never before with Canon EOS Ra

Astrophotographer Fergus Kennedy discovers how Canon's new full-frame mirrorless astro camera takes astrophotography to the next level.

05 joulukuuta 2019
A drone holding the Canon EOS C500 Mark II soars over the Spanish countryside capturing aerial shots of the Jaguar F-PACE. ARTICLE

Quest for perfection: filming a car commercial with the Canon EOS C500 Mark II

Filmmaker Brett Danton on how the new Canon EOS C500 Mark II was a game-changer on his F-PACE shoot for Jaguar.

26 marraskuuta 2019
Below the water is a whale, caught in a yellow plastic cable, with cuts to its skin. Above the water, under a night sky filled with falling snowflakes, is an orange coastguard boat with rescuers on board. ARTICLE

The story behind Audun Rikardsen's shot of a trapped whale

How the Canon Ambassador helped to rescue a whale in peril with his photography equipment and biology expertise, and got an emotive shot in the process.

21 marraskuuta 2019
Two Wales players tackle an Australian player in the Walves v Australia match at Rugby World Cup 2019™. Taken by sports photographer Warren Little on a Canon EOS-1D X Mark II. ARTICLE

From pitch to publication: getting sports shots to market

Today's sports images are transmitted around the world within minutes of being taken. Getty Images photographer Warren Little explains how.

14 marraskuuta 2019
Capturing game-changing video at Rugby World Cup™ ARTICLE

Capturing game-changing video at Rugby World Cup™

How Canon's innovative Free Viewpoint Video System is bringing the audience closer than ever to the action, with Rugby World Cup™ highlights from every angle.

07 marraskuuta 2019
Silhouetted against the night sky, an astrophotographer stands on steep terrain with a Canon EOS Ra attached to a telescope. ARTICLE

How the Canon EOS Ra can supercharge your astrophotography

Discover 11 ways this specialist full-frame mirrorless camera will help take your astrophotography to a new level.

06 marraskuuta 2019
A nectar-eating bat approaches the liana woody vine and is photographed mid-flight. Photo by Christian Ziegler. ARTICLE

Illuminating tropical bats with Speedlite flashes

Ever used flashes in the rainforest? Christian Ziegler picks out fine details in his beautiful bat photographs with Speedlite 430EX III-RTs.

05 marraskuuta 2019
French fans with painted faces holding a flag at a France v Romania match in Rugby World Cup 2015. ARTICLE

How five creative sports shots were made

Sports photography isn't just about action. Here's the story behind five creative Rugby World Cup™ shots taken with an alternative approach.

31 lokakuuta 2019
George Kruis of England wins a lineout during the England v Tonga match at Rugby World Cup 2019™. ARTICLE

A day in the life of Dave Rogers, rugby photographer

What's it actually like being a photographer at Rugby World Cup 2019™? Getty Images' Dave Rogers reveals how he spends a working day

24 lokakuuta 2019
Photographing rowers with Canon trinity RF lenses ARTICLE

Photographing rowers with Canon trinity RF lenses

Photographer Matthew Joseph on using Canon's f/2.8 trinity RF lenses, covering ultra-wide, standard and telephoto zoom ranges, to shoot action.

24 lokakuuta 2019
In a film still from Made in Japan, a denim factory worker holds a piece of fabric with indigo-stained hands. ARTICLE

Canon EOS C300 Mark II captures true jean genies

The filmmakers of Made in Japan talk about filming the Japanese artisans who make the world's finest denim, on the Canon EOS C300 Mark II.

22 lokakuuta 2019
Inside an isolated community in Siberia ARTICLE

Inside an isolated community in Siberia

Magnum photographer Jonas Bendiksen on the challenges and rewards of documenting a remote religious group.

18 lokakuuta 2019
France rugby player Gaël Fickou dives to score a try against Argentina. Photograph by Cameron Spencer/Getty Images. ARTICLE

Cameron Spencer: my rugby shot of the day

What makes a great sports shot? Getty Images' Cameron Spencer picks his best photo of the day at the France v Argentina match at Rugby World Cup 2019™.

17 lokakuuta 2019
Capturing the art of science on Canon cinema cameras ARTICLE

Capturing the art of science on Canon cinema cameras

Pernille Rose Grønkjær's movie Hunting for Hedonia explores the complex world of Deep Brain Stimulation. Find out how the Canon EOS C300 Mark II and Canon EOS C200 brought the story to life.

15 lokakuuta 2019
Hub Image ARTICLE

How to develop a more distinctive landscape style

Landscape photographer Kevin Faingnaert shares his techniques and advice on how to make your landscape photography stand out from the crowd.

09 lokakuuta 2019
Filmmaker Steve Turvey smiles as he sits behind his Canon EOS C300 Mark II cinema camera. ARTICLE

Why the Canon EOS C300 Mark II is the ultimate all-rounder

Filmmaker Steve Turvey on how he used the Canon EOS C300 Mark II to shoot a series of cinematic-style shorts, mixing vloggers' footage with his own.

08 lokakuuta 2019
Crafting Canon lenses – 10 things you need to know ARTICLE

Crafting Canon lenses – 10 things you need to know

Go behind the scenes at Canon's Utsunomiya lens factory to see the engineering feats, innovation and craftsmanship that make L-series lenses so impressive.

02 lokakuuta 2019
Photographer Georgina Goodwin, holding her Canon camera, greets a woman in a hospital bed in Kenya. ARTICLE

Perfect your people skills

Three Canon Ambassadors – specialising in documentary, family and wedding/portrait photography – reveal how they get the best from their subjects.

01 lokakuuta 2019
A window cleaner outside the 40th floor of the Torre Latinoamericana in Mexico City, with the sprawling city below. Photograph by Jérôme Sessini. ARTICLE

Mexico revisited: in Cartier-Bresson's footsteps

Jérôme Sessini reveals why he chose the Canon EOS R to revisit a classic series by Henri Cartier-Bresson as part of the Magnum Retold project.

25 syyskuuta 2019
Hub image ARTICLE

Circle of Life: life's milestones through one lens

Lieve Blancquaert reveals how she documented birth, marriage and death around the world with just one lens, the Canon EF 24mm f/1.4L II USM.

24 syyskuuta 2019
From scoring the 'money shot' that sums up a match, to getting artistic with light in action sports, to freezing skiers mid-flight, Canon L-series lenses are key. ARTICLE

3 photographers, 3 sports, 3 techniques

From scoring the 'money shot' that sums up a match, to getting artistic with light in action sports, to freezing skiers mid-flight, Canon L-series lenses are key.

19 syyskuuta 2019
Bring your archive to life with a professional photobook ARTICLE

Bring your archive to life with a professional photobook

Wildlife photographer Thorsten Milse on why he chose Canon's hdbook to create a high-quality retrospective of his 30-year career.

17 syyskuuta 2019
Hub image ARTICLE

10 rapid-fire questions with product photographer Eberhard Schuy

From what to ask the client to talking to the objects, Canon Ambassador Eberhard Schuy reveals the secrets behind his standout product shots.

11 syyskuuta 2019
A cinematographer shoulders a Canon EOS C700 FF camera to shoot a short film featuring a young couple in the harsh sunlight of Tenerife. ARTICLE

Sumire Prime cine lenses: the harsh light challenge

DOP Hans von Sonntag wanted a cinematic look while filming in the harsh light of Tenerife. Could Canon's cine primes deliver?

10 syyskuuta 2019
South Africa rugby player Bryan Habana dives to score a try, a Samoa rugby player grabbing his leg Photo by Hannah Peters. ARTICLE

Essential kit for Rugby World Cup photography

Getty Images' Mark Kolbe, Hannah Peters and Cameron Spencer share their essential Rugby World Cup shooting kit.

06 syyskuuta 2019
The value of video as a business marketing tool ARTICLE

The value of video as a business marketing tool

Canon Ambassadors Gil Gropengiesser and Simeon Quarrie on why you need to master the art of video marketing to future-proof your business.

03 syyskuuta 2019
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What's in a sports photographer's kitbag?

Getty Images' Warren Little reveals his favourite Canon camera, lenses and accessories for capturing Rugby World Cup action.

29 elokuuta 2019
Hilary Roberts, Laura Morton and Catalina Martin-Chico look on as Ilvy Njiokiktjien speaks. ARTICLE

Photojournalists debate: what's keeping women out?

At the Visa Pour l’Image photojournalism festival, three Canon Female Photojournalist Award winners discuss the barriers women face.

29 elokuuta 2019
A kite-handler is lifted off the ground by his circular, rainbow-coloured kite. Photo by Ulla Lohmann. ARTICLE

Shooting kites on the coast with Canon RF zoom lenses

Canon Ambassador Ulla Lohmann used the Canon RF 15-35mm F2.8L IS USM and Canon RF 24-70mm F2.8L IS USM lenses to capture the action of a colourful kite festival.

28 elokuuta 2019
Filmmaker Bryan Fogel lies on a laboratory bed attached to a respirator. ARTICLE

The Canon cameras behind Netflix's Icarus

Jake Swantko, DOP of the Oscar-winning sports doping documentary, reveals how he shot it with four different Canon cameras.

27 elokuuta 2019
A close-up of a newborn elephant. Photo by Marina Cano. ARTICLE

Wild at heart: what to look for in a telephoto lens

Wildlife photographer Marina Cano shares her top five tips for choosing a pro telephoto lens.

27 elokuuta 2019
A cyclist and a car travel under a highway sign indicating the exit for University Avenue, Palo Alto and East Palo Alto. Photo by Laura Morton. ARTICLE

A tale of two cities in the shadow of Silicon Valley

2018 Canon Female Photojournalist Award winner Laura Morton on capturing the similarities bridging wealth divides in two Californian cities.

21 elokuuta 2019
Hub image ARTICLE

Creating a pro photobook with impact: David Noton reveals all

The renowned landscape photographer shares how he created his book, Home Patch, and the professional benefits of publishing photobooks.

20 elokuuta 2019
Scotland rugby players celebrating. Photo by Mark Kolbe with a Canon EF 400mm f/2.8L IS II USM lens. ARTICLE

The story behind how this rugby triumph was shot

Getty Images sports photographer Mark Kolbe reveals the story behind this rain-soaked shot, taken with an L-series prime lens.

14 elokuuta 2019
A Canon imagePROGRAF PRO-1000 printer and Canon camera on a glass table surrounded by prints. ARTICLE

15 photo printing terms every pro should know

New to photo printing, or looking to brush up on your knowledge? Read Canon’s handy guide to the most useful photo printer terms.

13 elokuuta 2019
Pushing Sumire Prime cine lenses in an action film ARTICLE

Pushing Sumire Prime cine lenses in an action film

Filming fast-paced action close up to a world kickboxing champion was a real test for Canon's PL-mount cine lenses.

12 elokuuta 2019
A male and female ice skater holding their ice skating boots. Photograph by Andrey Golovanov. ARTICLE

Five top tips for taking portraits of sports stars

From lighting and backdrops to poses and props, Canon Ambassador Andrey Golovanov shares his top tips and techniques for taking sports portraits.

07 elokuuta 2019
A skier flies into the air off the edge of a mountain. Photo by Martin Bissig. ARTICLE

How to get into sports photography: pro tips

From the best kit to what makes a brilliant shot, three pros share 15 top tips for turning a hobby into a career in sports photography.

06 elokuuta 2019
Hub image ARTICLE

Filming a death-defying jungle expedition on Canon kit

How filmmaker Peiman Zekavat braved heat, exhaustion and piranha to film Laura Bingham's jungle adventure on a Canon EOS C300 Mark II.

02 elokuuta 2019
Fashion photographer Javier Cortés shoots video for clients all over the world, debunking the myth that you can't do both. ARTICLE

Adding video skills to your toolbox

Fashion photographer Javier Cortés shoots video for clients all over the world, debunking the myth that you can't do both.

01 elokuuta 2019
3 wedding photography lenses for beautiful bokeh ARTICLE

3 wedding photography lenses for beautiful bokeh

Pro Marina Karpiy tells us why her favoured pieces of wedding photography equipment are Canon L-series prime lenses, not zooms.

30 heinäkuuta 2019
People in the back of a taxi in South Africa. Photo by Ilvy Njiokiktjien from her Born Free project. ARTICLE

Documenting post-apartheid South Africa

Photojournalist Ilvy Njiokiktjien discusses her decade-long multimedia project Born Free, shot with the Canon EOS 5D Mark IV.

24 heinäkuuta 2019
A lioness yawning, jaws open wide. Photographed by Jonathan and Angela Scott on a Canon EOS-1D X Mark II. ARTICLE

The best Canon kit for pro wildlife photography

Big Cat Tales presenters Jonathan and Angela Scott open their kitbag and reveal the best Canon cameras and lenses for wildlife photography.

23 heinäkuuta 2019
Hub Image ARTICLE

Changing the face of fashion retail photography

Discover how 'photography machines' with Canon cameras are revolutionising online fashion stores’ ability to shoot thousands of products per day.

19 heinäkuuta 2019
An indigenous tribeswoman in Papua covered in white mud. Photo by Susan Meiselas. ARTICLE

Susan Meiselas: lessons from a life in photography

The Magnum Photos photographer shares five things she's learnt over her career, from letting the situation guide her to how to choose a lens.

18 heinäkuuta 2019
Hub image ARTICLE

Preparation to print: staging an exhibition

Photojournalist Ilvy Njiokiktjien reveals how she prepared beautiful large prints for a major exhibition, using the Canon Arizona 480XT.

17 heinäkuuta 2019
Filming the warmly-lit interior of a café through the window with a Canon EOS C700 FF camera and Sumire Prime cine lens. ARTICLE

Sumire Prime cine lenses: the low-light challenge

Filmmaker Tania Freimuth put Canon's new PL-mount cine prime lenses through their paces on a challenging shoot. What did she think of them?

10 heinäkuuta 2019
Colourful buildings in a coastal Norwegian town are seen from above. Photo by Richard Walch on a Canon RF 24-240mm F4-6.3 IS USM lens. ARTICLE

Shooting Norway's coast with the 10x zoom RF lens

Canon's RF 24-240mm F4-6.3 IS USM might just be the perfect travel lens, as Richard Walch found on a trip along Norway's dramatic coast.

09 heinäkuuta 2019
Opinion: Should stills photographers shoot video? ARTICLE

Opinion: Should stills photographers shoot video?

Is there more work for those who diversify to shoot video and stills, or should you specialise in one medium? Three pros share their views.

03 heinäkuuta 2019
Young Photographer: learning sports photography ARTICLE

Young Photographer: learning sports photography

In a shoot with Getty Images and Canon, two photographers collaborate to photograph the passion and grit of grassroots sport.

28 kesäkuuta 2019
A mother bear with her cub in silhouette. Photo by Marina Cano on a Canon EOS-1D X Mark II. ARTICLE

7 ways to make money from wildlife photography

Wildlife photographers Marina Cano, Vladimir Medvedev and Radomir Jakubowski share how they earn money photographing nature.

10 helmikuuta 2020
Video still of a man with his eyes closed, a woman looking neutral, and a man with arms folded, frowning. Filmed on a Canon EOS 5D Mark IV. ARTICLE

Filming candid video portraits with EOS 5D Mark IV

Canon Ambassador Dafna Tal talks about shooting video portraits of people reacting to sounds associated with diverse cultures and religions.

25 kesäkuuta 2019
60 second celebrity portraits with the Canon EOS R ARTICLE

60 second celebrity portraits with the Canon EOS R

Paolo Verzone had just seconds to shoot portraits of the stars at Cannes Film Festival. Find out why he chose the Canon EOS R for the job.

20 kesäkuuta 2019
3 eye-catching ways to use Canon tilt-shift lenses ARTICLE

3 eye-catching ways to use Canon tilt-shift lenses

Tilt-shift lenses aren't just for architecture or portraits. Three photographers reveal how they use them in creative ways in other genres.

19 kesäkuuta 2019
Cross-section showing inside a Canon EOS R camera and RF lens. ARTICLE

10 Canon EOS R System FAQs answered

Is full-frame mirrorless right for you? Canon's Mike Burnhill answers 10 frequently asked questions about EOS R, EOS RP and RF lenses.

18 kesäkuuta 2019
Irish actor Cillian Murphy, wearing a dark jacket and trousers, sits in a black armchair looking at the camera. Portrait by Lorenzo Agius. ARTICLE

How to succeed as a pro portrait photographer

Two leading Canon Ambassadors share the practical professional portrait photography tips they wish they’d known when they started.

26 syyskuuta 2019
Filmmaker Sébastien Devaud holds a Canon XF705 camcorder to film, and smiles. ARTICLE

Canon XF705 hands-on with Sébastien Devaud

Filmmaker Sébastien Devaud shares how the 4K UHD camcorder’s revolutionary codec and pro features helped him film a champion sprinter.

11 kesäkuuta 2019