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# TECHNOLOGY

Want to get sharper panning shots or 400MP images?

Martin Bissig and Vladimir Rys try the Panning Assist and IBIS High Resolution features added in firmware updates for EOS R3 and EOS R5.

01 Jun 2023
Canon EOS R8 in the hands of pros KIT

Crystal-clear detail with the Canon EOS R8

Discover what Aline Deschamps, Ian Hippolyte and Marisa Martins captured in their street, fashion and family photo and video shoots.

31 May 2023
. FILMMAKING

Creating AntsLive's viral video

Director Tom Emmerson and DoP Isaac Eastgate reveal the story behind the hugely popular Number One Candidate video.

26 May 2023
# KIT

Netflix approved: Canon Cinema EOS cameras

From the EOS R5 C to the EOS C500 Mark II, find out how the Cinema EOS range meets the image capture standards for Netflix Originals.

24 May 2023
In a field, a man wearing goggles on his forehead crouches next to a Canon EOS R5 C attached to a drone. TECHNIQUES

Shooting aerial videography on Cinema EOS

Filmmaker Brett Danton and drone pilot David Gu explain how they're using FPV drones to capture dynamic sequences from the sky.

12 May 2023
How to win print competitions PRINT

How to win print competitions

Learn what it takes to create award-winning prints and how to stand out at and win photo contests with advice from two experts.

11 May 2023

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


# FILMMAKING

Daniel Bateman on shooting documentary TV

The award-winning DoP talks about his kit, his techniques, and how his background in video editing has made him a more skilled storyteller.

05 May 2023
A white-hued Moon rises over the London cityscape in a photograph taken by James Burns. TECHNIQUES

8 tips for standout Moon photography

Right place, right time, right kit – lunar photographers James Burns and Andrew Fusek Peters share their favourite gear and techniques for shooting the Moon.

01 May 2023
A photographer's archive is a valuable resource so it's important to set up an effective image management system. Canon's web-based image.canon service acts as a centralised hub between capture and onward delivery to your favourite connected services. © Clive Booth TECHNOLOGY

Cloud-based photo and video workflow with image.canon

Master cloud-based photo management with image.canon and simplify your workflow.

01 May 2023
. STUDENT

How to pitch to photo editors

Tips from the industry on how to pitch a photojournalism project, stand out from the crowd and get hired by a photo editor.

28 Apr 2023
A print of a skier dwarfed by the vast, sheer mountain he is skiing down. Photo by Richard Walch. PRINT

How printing can enhance your photography business

Richard Walch explains how he uses hand-framed custom prints created on his Canon printer to build relationships and promote his brand.

24 Apr 2023
Four of the developers of the RF 100-300MM F2.8L IS USM sit at a table, one of them holding a camera with the lens attached. TECHNOLOGY

Behind the RF 100-300MM F2.8L IS USM – the inside story

The developers reveal the innovations behind Canon's advanced f/2.8 super-telephoto zoom lens.

20 Apr 2023

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 filmmaker stands behind a cinema camera with a Canon Flex Zoom lens attached. FILMMAKING

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, Cine Zoom or Flex Zoom is right for you?

17 Apr 2023
Two musicians stand on a rooftop, one holding a guitar and the other playing a keyboard, backlit by the sun setting in the background. FILMMAKING

Immersed in the music: using one-shot filming

Filmmaker Danny Feng reveals his techniques and tips for one-shot filming of music performances with the EOS C70.

14 Apr 2023
A still from Going to Mars: The Nikki Giovanni Project, filmed on a Canon EOS C300 Mark II, showing Nikki in side profile wearing sunglasses. FILMMAKING

The kit behind the winners and nominees at Sundance and the Oscars

Unbeatable colour, wide dynamic range and plenty of lens options are just some of the reasons why award-winning DoPs are choosing Canon gear.

13 Apr 2023
A still from a video showing a woman in side profile, her face partially obscured by shadows, shot by Laura El-Tantawy for her series Carrying Life: Motherhood and Water in Malawi. DOCUMENTARY

Capturing emotion in impressionistic photography

"Photography is about intimacy, not rules" – Laura El-Tantawy's creative approach to personal stories in a project in Malawi for WaterAid.

11 Apr 2023
A woman holding a cup being filmed by a Canon Cinema EOS camera with a Canon Flex Zoom lens attached. FILMMAKING

Exploring the Canon Flex Zoom cinema lenses

Find out how this fast and flexible series of premium cine lenses brings even more versatility to professional 4K and 8K HDR productions.

06 Apr 2023
Four older women with beauty facial masks covering their faces sit in a line in front of a yellow and red wall, in this still from a documentary short by filmmaker Irene Baqué. DOCUMENTARY

How the Canon Video Grant can help you

Michaël Zumstein, Camille Millerand and Irene Baqué were the first three winners of Canon's award for short documentary filmmaking. Here, they share their experiences and advice.

04 Apr 2023

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


A man uses a Canon camera to film a stallholder at a food market talking to a customer in a shirt with broad blue stripes and another in a bright yellow jacket and red trousers. BUSINESS

The pros and cons of social media

Evely Duis and Jérôme Gence discuss how and why they use social media, and the pros and cons for photographers of a life online.

29 Mar 2023
On the left, a Canon EOS R8 on a table with greenery blurred in the background. On the right, a Canon EOS R6 Mark II on a rough-hewn piece of wood, with a pile of split logs in the background. KIT

EOS R8 vs EOS R6 Mark II – full-frame face-off

Both have a 24.2MP full-frame sensor, 40fps shooting speed and intelligent AF technology – so what separates these two cameras?

27 Mar 2023
In a still from a video shot on a Canon EOS C70, an adult hand rests inside a baby incubator, the tiny hand of the baby holding on to one finger. FILMMAKING

Miracle babies: The making of a personal project

Giulio Di Sturco talks about his emotive new film documenting the astonishing world of neonatal intensive care, shot on a Canon EOS C70.

14 Mar 2023
Filmmaker Evgenia Arbugaeva and her brother Maxim Arbugaev sit by a window and look at a large number of walruses on the beach, in a photo taken using the Canon EOS R5. FILMMAKING

Behind the scenes of Haulout

Evgenia Arbugaeva talks about making the Oscar-nominated documentary short, the kit she used, and why she loves working with both still images and video.

10 Mar 2023
Two people look at framed photographs displayed at the Visa pour l'Image international festival of photojournalism in France. STUDENT

How to keep audiences captivated

How does photojournalism tell a story, and how can you create dynamic stories? Leading experts share their know-how.

09 Mar 2023
Photographer Alexandra Andreeva filming fashion designer Benjamin Benmoyal using a drill to wind a reel of video tape. HYBRID

How to shoot a video haiku

Content creator Alexandra Andreeva shares her experience of shooting a video haiku about sustainable fashion with the Canon EOS R8.

06 Mar 2023

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 print of a woman with blue hair emerging from a Canon imagePROGRAF PRO-1000. PRINT

Menna Hossam on learning to print to realise her ambitions

Menna Hossam has more than a decade of experience as a professional photographer but has only recently started creating her own fine art prints. Here's her story.

02 Mar 2023
A model in chunky gold boots and a voluminous red dress appears suspended in mid-air. Taken by Nana Simelius on a Canon EOS R6 Mark II. KIT

What's it like shooting with the EOS R6 Mark II?

Discover the power and speed that drive Canon's high-performance hybrid as six Ambassadors test its key features.

23 Feb 2023
A woman holds up a clapperboard labelled "SUFFRAJITSU", and showing Scene 3, Slate 1 and Take 3. FILMMAKING

Lammas Park set report

Discover how Lammas Park filmmakers Jade Ang Jackman and Samona Olanipekun brought their inspiring short movies to life using Canon kit.

17 Feb 2023
Filmmaker Samona Olanipekun wears headphones and points while an actor sits in a chair next to him and two other men stand behind the chair. FILMMAKING

Challenging the status quo

Meet two exciting young filmmakers who are pushing boundaries with the help of 12 Years A Slave director Sir Steve McQueen's production company, Lammas Park.

17 Feb 2023
A woman wearing a green coat with her right hand in her pocket holds her left hand up to her green sunglasses while standing against a white architectural background. Taken by Sascha Hüttenhain with a Canon RF 135mm F1.8L IS USM lens. PORTRAIT

Outdoor fashion portraits with a Canon RF lens

Sascha Hüttenhain shares how the Canon RF 135mm F1.8L IS USM lens helped bring his creative portrait concepts to life.

16 Feb 2023
Photographer Sanjay Jogia leans over a Canon imagePROGRAF PRO-1000 printer, as a large print of a photograph of a woman with long dark hair emerges. PRINT

How to make money from photo printing

Wedding and portrait photographer Sanjay Jogia shares his six top tips for increasing your profit from print sales.

15 Feb 2023
A man stands at a desk in a dark studio framed by four vertical strip lights. FILMMAKING

The best Canon cameras and lenses for YouTube

Discover the essential Cinema EOS and R System video equipment for social media success.

13 Feb 2023
Alexandra Andreeva stands holding a Canon EOS R8, with a large building behind her out-of-focus. TRAVEL

Canon EOS R8: green Paris full-frame challenge

See how the EOS R8 enabled content creator Alexandra Andreeva to step up to full-frame and complete a series of photo and video assignments.

08 Feb 2023
A Canon EOS R8 sitting on green leaves rich in colour and captured from above. KIT

EOS R8 vs EOS R7 vs EOS RP

Canon experts highlight some of the key differences between the EOS R8 and the closest mid-range EOS R System models.

08 Feb 2023
A leafless tree silhouetted against the starry night sky, shot in black and white on a Canon EOS R5 by Mauro Tronto. PRINT

Printing low-light landscapes

Master of low-light photography Mauro Tronto shares his secrets for printing minimalist images with professional results.

03 Feb 2023
A close up of a person holding a Canon EOS R6 Mark II camera in their left hand. KIT

The best Canon cameras for shooting video

Expert advice on the best cameras for video, whether you're a filmmaker or videographer looking to upgrade, or you're new to shooting films.

01 Feb 2023
A close up of filmmaker Elisa Iannacone looking at the vari-angle touchscreen of a Canon EOS C70 camera with an expanse of water and pink-hued skyline in front of her. KIT

What's the best kit for filmmaking?

When you're shooting video, the cameras and lenses have to fit the outlay you have available. Here, we lay out top options for filmmakers on lower, mid-range and higher budgets.

26 Jan 2023
Photographer and filmmaker Teddy Morellec reveals the moments his EOS R System kit helped him capture killer shots in tough situations. SPORTS & ACTION

4 times the EOS R System saved the day

Photographer and filmmaker Teddy Morellec reveals the moments his EOS R System kit helped him capture killer shots in tough situations.

23 Jan 2023
A woman sits at a desk on which is a Canon DP-V2730 reference monitor, speakers and video editing equipment. KIT

Choosing the right 4K monitor for you

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

19 Jan 2023
A man skydives over a valley as the silhouette of a plane is visible in the distance, shot on a Canon EOS R5 by Samo Vidic. KIT

Master the move to mirrorless

Canon Ambassadors Pie Aerts, Samo Vidic and Ingo Leitner reveal the key EOS R System features you need to try when moving up to mirrorless.

16 Jan 2023
Cinematographer Tania Freimuth stands in a ploughed field, holding a Canon EOS C70 camera in her hands. FILMMAKING

How to make a short film

Indie filmmaker Tania Freimuth talks ideas, getting your project organised and the Canon EOS C70.

11 Jan 2023
The Fagradalsfjall volcano in Iceland erupting with lava flowing out of it and smoke filling the sky. This image was captured by Paolo Pellegrin on a Canon EOS R5. DOCUMENTARY

The photographic process of Paolo Pellegrin

The renowned Canon Ambassador speaks candidly about what photography means to him, his love of the EOS R System and how he's coping with diminishing vision.

06 Jan 2023
Thinking about applying for the Canon Student Development Programme? Five students from the 2022 cohort share their tips for making the most of it. STUDENT

Canon Student Development Programme: what I learned

Thinking about applying for the Canon Student Development Programme? Five students from the 2022 cohort share their tips for making the most of it.

04 Jan 2023
The Khuê Văn pavilion at the Temple of Literature in Hanoi, Vietnam, surrounded by trees that appear a red/orange hue due to an infrared filter. TECHNIQUES

Creative infrared photography explored

Pro photographer David Clapp reveals how he ensures precise control over his otherworldly IR photos.

03 Jan 2023
A woman in a low-cut velvet jacket, beaded necklace and large hat tips her hat slightly with her right hand. She is standing mostly in darkness with swirling light trails around and behind her. Taken by Emmanuel Oyeleke with a Canon RF 50mm F1.2L USM lens. STUDENT

What's in a pro's kitbag?

Fashion and portrait photographer Emmanuel Oyeleke reveals what's in his kitbag and shares its evolution.

02 Jan 2023
A person holds a hot steel rod, the end of which is glowing red. Only the silhouette of the person is visible as light creeps in through the many slits on the left side of the room. This photograph was captured by James Nachtwey in Czechoslovakia in 1990. PHOTOJOURNALISM

James Nachtwey on the power of photojournalism

With a career spanning more than four decades and documenting some of the most impactful and unjust global events, the eminent photographer reflects on why photojournalism remains an important calling.

20 Dec 2022
Three Welsh players tackle an Australian player at Rugby World Cup New Zealand 2021. Taken by Fiona Goodall with a Canon EF 200-400mm f/4L IS USM Extender 1.4x lens. SPORTS & ACTION

"The best part is capturing the emotion"

Sports photographer Fiona Goodall discusses the lenses she relied on for capturing the agony and the ecstasy at Rugby World Cup 2021.

16 Dec 2022
A laptop sits open with a landscape image being edited in Digital Photo Professional software on screen, with a Canon EOS R3 camera and RF 15-35mm F2.8L IS USM lens on the desk alongside. TECHNIQUES

7 ways to get the best from your images using DPP

Discover the benefits of Canon's RAW processing and photo editing software and its new Neural Network Image Processing Tool.

15 Dec 2022
Pro filmmaker and zoologist Roxy Furman explains how to showcase your work to potential clients with a powerful showreel. FILMMAKING

How to choose a winning Canon A/B-cam combination

Three filmmakers discuss the benefits of pairing cameras with compatible lenses and codecs on their demanding shoots.

14 Dec 2022
A portrait of a model in a white jacket in front of a busy but blurred street taken by Félicia Sisco with a Canon RF 85mm F1.2L USM lens. PORTRAIT

The best lenses for portrait photography

Guia Besana, Félicia Sisco, Helen Bartlett, James Musselwhite and Ilvy Njiokiktjien reveal their favourite pro lenses for shooting portraits.

08 Dec 2022
Two women stand against a wall either side of a corner. One is dressed in black everyday clothes with a brightly coloured scarf and gilet, and the other is wearing a long white evening dress. Taken on a Canon EOS R5 by fashion photographer Leo Faria. PRINT

Runway and street fashion from camera to print

Discover how Leo Faria captures the essence of 'Street Style' and why making large-format prints is a key part of his process.

07 Dec 2022
A photograph of a skateboarder grinding along the edge of a low concrete block, with colourful lines of light radiating out from the centre, taken on a Canon EOS 90D camera by Josh Katz. TECHNIQUES

Capture movement using creative flash techniques

Skateboarder and photographer Josh Katz reveals the secrets behind his creative use of off-camera flash for creating motion.

01 Dec 2022
The best Canon RF lenses for video KIT

The best Canon RF lenses for video

With powerful AF motors, superior stabilisation and focus breathing correction, Canon RF lenses have much to offer today's filmmakers.

21 Nov 2022
Pro filmmaker and zoologist Roxy Furman explains how to showcase your work to potential clients with a powerful showreel. FILMMAKING

How to make a standout showreel

Wildlife filmmaker Roxy Furman offers her tips on how to promote your work with a powerful video showreel.

14 Nov 2022
A motocross rider is caught mid race, with mud flying up into the air and other bikes blurred in action either side. SPORTS & ACTION

Freeze frame: what makes a winning action shot

Redline Challenge 2022 winner Jiří Durdík joins action photographer and Canon Ambassador Vladimir Rys to talk shutter speeds, muddy cameras and upgrading kit.

11 Nov 2022
A portrait of dancer, artist and musician Tyrone Isaac-Stuart standing against a dark background taken on a Canon EOS R5. FASHION

How cutting-edge tech keeps a fashion pro on trend

Photographer and filmmaker Ian Hippolyte explains how moving to Canon's mirrorless EOS R System has changed the way he shoots.

04 Nov 2022
A mountain biker surrounded by red and blue light trails performs a jump against a dark sky. A Canon EOS R6 Mark II is on a tripod at the side of the dirt track. TRAVEL

Teddy Morellec's quest to capture perfect mid-air moments

On an ambitious video and photo assignment where speed and accuracy were of the utmost importance, how did the Canon EOS R6 Mark II fare?

02 Nov 2022
A man holds the Canon EOS R6 Mark II in his left hand, and a body of water is visible in the background. KIT

EOS R6 Mark II vs EOS R6 vs EOS 6D Mark II

From autofocus to low light performance, the Canon 6-series cameras compared – which is best for you and your photography and video needs?

02 Nov 2022
In an editing studio, a large print showing a baby, mother and father is coming out of a large format printer, while a smiling woman carefully holds up the edges of the print. PRINT

Tiny portraits: six pro tips for heartfelt baby prints

Award-winning fine art photographer Kelly Brown shares her need-to-know advice on newborn portrait printing.

01 Nov 2022
What makes a good live streaming camera? KIT

What makes a good camera for your livestreaming setup?

From accurate autofocus to quality sound recording, discover the five Canon camera features that can help make your livestreaming a success.

31 Oct 2022
A PIXMA PRO-200 printer beneath four framed images hanging on the wall behind it. PRINT

How to fix 14 common printing mistakes

Make the most of your printer by printing photos exactly the way you want them with tips from industry experts.

28 Oct 2022
Underwater worlds with Nicolai Deutsch FILMMAKING

Underwater worlds with Nicolai Deutsch

Find out how filmmaker Nicolai Deutsch uses the Canon EOS C200 to shoot incredible footage of life beneath the waves.

27 Oct 2022
A skateboarder performs a jump by a rail in an indoor skate park, while a man kneels down in front of him holding out a video camera to capture the action. SPORTS & ACTION

Action stations: the best settings for sports video

Pro videographer Dan Higginson, who specialises in skateboard action, reveals the best settings to use when filming sports.

25 Oct 2022
A person using a Canon camcorder to film a smartly dressed news reporter on a bridge. KIT

Best Canon camcorders: your essential guide

Which is the best professional Canon camcorder for your livestreaming, newsgathering and corporate needs?

21 Oct 2022
Two sports photographers and two wildlife specialists discuss what unites them in their image-making and the benefits of using Canon's EOS R System. KIT

Where sports and wildlife collide

Two sports photographers and two wildlife specialists discuss what unites them in their image-making and the benefits of using Canon's EOS R System.

18 Oct 2022
A jaguar is photographed walking alongside water with rainforest flora behind. PRINT

Creating dynamic large-format prints for outdoor display

Discover how nature photographer Thorsten Milse brought wildlife pictures for the WWF to life in the exhibition Survivor using the Canon imagePROGRAF PRO-6000 large-format printer.

13 Oct 2022
A girl looks out from a stationary bus window. Reflected in the glass are lots of large tents and several people wearing high-vis clothing. STUDENT

Best cameras and lenses for photojournalism

Looking forward to your first assignment as a photojournalist? Our experts explain the best kit to get you started.

03 Oct 2022
Two figures ascend a circular stairway in the centre of a large white room. KIT

The best Canon kit for architecture photography

Photographer Fernando Guerra and Canon Europe's Mike Burnhill and John Maurice share expert advice on the best Canon cameras and lenses for architectural photography. Read their kit recommendations.

03 Oct 2022
A hummingbird hovers in flight next to a hanging flower. WILDLIFE

Capturing the jewels of the rainforest

Discover how the EOS R5 enabled Maxime Aliaga to photograph tiny, elusive hummingbirds, and why he loves losing himself in nature.

30 Sep 2022
A woman stands at the end of a narrow outdoor passageway, facing away from the camera and leaning against one wall while placing her hand and upper arm against the other. STREET

The best lenses for street photography

Travel and portrait photographer Joel Santos reveals his favourite Canon lenses for street photography.

29 Sep 2022
Four pros discuss how the two genres overlap and the EOS R System kit that helps them get the perfect shot every time. KIT

In conversation: when documentary met portraiture

Four pros discuss how the two genres overlap and the EOS R System kit that helps them get the perfect shot every time.

22 Sep 2022
The head and shoulders of a bespectacled person looking at a small bird standing perched and alert on a work bench. FILMMAKING

The Canon kit behind All That Breathes

Cinematographer Ben Bernhard explains how he brought the effects of Delhi's toxic air into focus using a Canon EOS C500 Mark II on his Sundance-supported documentary film.

16 Sep 2022
A person in an orange kayak paddling through fast-moving water. SPORTS & ACTION

Capture the world of sport with a wide-angle lens

Pro Jakub Frey reveals the creative techniques he uses to bring a new perspective to his action sports images.

13 Jul 2022
A golden eagle in flight, wings outstretched, just above a large boulder with a wooded hillside out of focus in the background. TECHNOLOGY

8-stops of IS: how do they do that?

Time to ditch the tripod? How Canon's latest image stabilisation technologies are creating new photo and video opportunities.

02 Sep 2022
 A man adjusts a large camera rig on the set of an old-fashioned Western bar. FILMMAKING

Shooting a cinematic trailer with Canon's Flex Zooms

Just two full-frame lenses and a Canon EOS C500 Mark II were all that DoP Jonathan Jones needed to create a stylish modern take on the Western genre.

29 Aug 2022
A woman wearing a blue shirt films with a Canon XF605 camcorder in a field of tall grass. FILMMAKING

A versatile video partner: shooting with the Canon XF605

Filmmakers Nina Stevens and Charles Rare put Canon's XF series camcorder to the test – plus a new firmware update has made it even better.

23 Aug 2022
Five pros explain their image-making process and share advice on crafting a narrative through a single striking photo. TECHNIQUES

Split-second storytelling

Five pros explain their image-making process and share advice on crafting a narrative through a single striking photo.

19 Aug 2022
Landscape photography in print LANDSCAPE

Using drop-in filters for landscape photography

Nature and landscape photographer Guy Edwardes opted to invest in a Canon EOS R5 once he experienced the benefits of its drop-in filter mount adapter.

11 Aug 2022
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.

15 Mar 2022
A Canon PTZ camera against a dark background. EDUCATION

Livestreaming lectures

Cinematographer Tania Hoser explains how she uses Canon PTZ cameras to deliver engaging online lessons.

12 Sep 2022
Three young scouts and one older scout leader stand waiting at the side of a country road. STUDENT

How to pitch for work

Learn the ingredients of a successful work pitch from industry experts.

05 Aug 2022
A person wearing white gloves and glasses examines a print of a wintry landscape with the Northern Lights in the sky above. PRINT

Landscape photography in print

How Andy Farrer uses his Canon EOS R5 and Canon imagePROGRAF printers to bring fine art landscape photography prints to life.

02 Aug 2022
Eye Control AF, IBIS and 30fps continuous shooting are just the tip of the iceberg. Discover some lesser-known features of the EOS R3. KIT

Ten things you didn't know the EOS R3 could do

Eye Control AF, IBIS and 30fps continuous shooting are just the tip of the iceberg. Discover some lesser-known features of the EOS R3.

01 Aug 2022
A figure dressed in red with an orange helmet stands inside an ice cave, which is varying shades of icy blue. LANDSCAPE

Fire and ice: shooting extreme landscapes

Ása Steinars and Clement Kiragu discuss the unique challenges and opportunities of photographing tough environments.

29 Jul 2022
Fluffy clouds and a rocky mountain range, frozen in places, are bathed in an orange glow emanating from the setting sun in the distance. ARTICLE

The best Canon lenses for landscape photography

Nature photographers Valtteri Hirvonen and Radomir Jakubowski share their favourite Canon lenses for stunning landscape imagery.

28 Jul 2022
A man standing on a hillside with a Canon camera on a tripod. A sprawling city stretches into the distance behind him. FILMMAKING

Film festival requirements: what does it take to make the cut?

Filmmaker Marcel Mettelsiefen shares what he's learned navigating the festival circuit with his Oscar-nominated documentary short, Watani: My Homeland.

30 Aug 2022
A mountain bike with rider is upside down, travelling through the air above a rocky desert landscape. FILMMAKING

Big air, small camera: adventure sports with the EOS R5 C

How the smallest Cinema EOS camera helped Keith Ladzinski to film mountain biking and paragliding in thrilling new ways.

08 Jul 2022
A photographer crouches to take a shot as a red sports car speeds down a desert road, dust billowing behind it. TECHNOLOGY

How Canon's intelligent autofocus system works

Find out how advanced subject detection and tracking powered by deep learning AI "makes it practically impossible to miss a shot".

04 Jul 2022
Crew members adjust cameras and props on a stage containing a bar cam, an electric guitar and an elaborate drum kit. In the background, the number 100 can be seen. FILMMAKING

Inside Danny Boyle's punk biopic Pistol

Director Danny Boyle and DoP Anthony Dod Mantle share the inspiration and techniques it took to bring '70s punk culture to life for their new Sex Pistols biopic.

01 Jul 2022
A woman walks along, passing the white painted side of a building. She is holding her coat closed tight around her with both hands. KIT

Make a good impression: work experience gear guide

What's the best camera, lens and printer for photography students going on an industry placement? Photographers Yasmin Albatoul and Nanna Navntoft give their advice.

17 Jun 2022
Sarah Köster sits at a white desk with one hand on a laptop and the other holding an A4 print of a black and white portrait. EDUCATION

How to make a photo portfolio: a step-by-step guide

Digital or print? Personal or commercial? There are many things to consider when building your first professional photography portfolio. Canon Ambassador Daniel Etter and photography student Sarah Köster share their tips.

02 Jun 2022
A man sits in a small inflatable boat inside a stunning cave lake, with bright green water and overhanging rocks. TRAVEL

What you need to succeed as a travel photographer

Ulla Lohmann talks about life as a travel and adventure photographer and the qualities, skills and kit needed to carve out a career in this competitive field.

02 Jun 2022
A person in long white and cream robes and sandals stands between two large curving walls, which reach high into the sky above. TRAVEL

How to make money from travel photography

Three pro photographers discuss how a diverse portfolio and adaptable attitude help them make a living from travel photography.

01 Jun 2022
A man wearing a sleeveless black top and matching bandana spins a basketball casually on the middle finger of his right hand. SPORTS & ACTION

Fast and furious: shooting streetball with the Canon EOS R5

Photographer and filmmaker Raisa Abal reveals how the Canon EOS R5's high-speed features enabled her to capture the non-stop energy of this popular urban sport.

31 May 2022
Creative colour: how Canon Log enhances filmmaking FILMMAKING

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.

27 May 2022
First shoot with the CN-E20-50mm T2.4 L F / FP FILMMAKING

First shoot with the CN-E20-50mm T2.4 L F / FP

DoP Ian Murray reflects on his time shooting with Canon's new high-end cinema lens, which he paired with the EOS C500 Mark II.

27 May 2022
pro-tam-tam-documentary-making-of-1-hub.jpg FILMMAKING

Spotlighting Italian sports and citizenship on the EOS C300 Mark II

For their powerful documentary about the Tam Tam basketball team, producer Francesca Tosarelli and director Mohamed Kenawi turned to Canon Cinema EOS.

26 May 2022
A buzzard, with its wings raised, prepares to take off from a branch. WILDLIFE

The best cameras and lenses for wildlife photography

Wildlife specialists Markus Varesvuo, Marina Cano and Dani Connor reveal their favourite kit for producing stunning images of the natural world.

24 May 2022
The EOS R7 and EOS R10 on a surface tiled in a bright blue and white chevron pattern. KIT

EOS R7 or EOS R10: which is right for you?

Discover the key similarities and differences between the next-generation APS-C cameras in the mirrorless EOS R System range.

24 May 2022
An Iberian lynx stands on an almost vertical branch, looking alertly towards the camera. The background greenery is out of focus. WILDLIFE

Photographing one of the world's most elusive cats

Discover how wildlife photographer Dani Connor used the Canon EOS R7 to capture the endangered Iberian lynx in its natural habitat.

24 May 2022
A small black box with screws at the corners has a round bulge at the front, looking like an eyeball with a pupil in the middle. TECHNOLOGY

The inside story of Eye Control AF

Find out about the development of Canon's intuitive Eye Control autofocus system in the EOS R3, and how it is aiding photographers.

20 May 2022
Two smiling people sat at a table with a Canon EOS R6 on it. On the brick wall behind them are several framed black and white prints. PORTRAIT

Portrait photography tips

Experienced portrait and subculture photographer Horst Friedrichs shares his top tips with arts graduate Emma Bentley.

13 May 2022
Seeing is believing with the EOS R System ARTICLE

Seeing is believing with the EOS R System

Building on over three decades of EOS innovation, discover how Canon engineers have unlocked new levels of optical excellence with the EOS R System.

06 May 2022
A dark silhouette of a tree against a white and pale blue sky. TECHNIQUES

Making art from digital technology

Valda Bailey reveals how the multiple exposure modes on the Canon EOS R5 help her create expressive images of the natural world.

05 May 2022
The magnificent horns of a stag can just be seen through shrouded white mist. WILDLIFE

Nature photography from a different perspective

Photographers Clement Kiragu, Dafna Tal and Michel d'Oultremont on forging a distinctive identity in the crowded wildlife and nature genre.

29 Apr 2022
Two people study a page of fashion prints showing the same dark-haired model in a variety of outfits. FASHION

Concept to edit: how to plan and execute a fashion shoot

Canon Ambassador Evely Duis guides budding pro Killian Jouffroy through his first professional fashion shoot.

25 Apr 2022
Four people sit at a round table, all leaning in to look at the Canon EOS R5 C that's sitting in the middle of the table. FILMMAKING

Tier Zero and the EOS R5 C

Discover how a Toronto-based creative agency is using Canon's smallest Cinema EOS camera to create innovative and inspiring content.

18 Apr 2022
Three glasses of a cranberry drink, filled with ice, fizz temptingly. FOOD

A feast for the eyes: five food photography trends

Food photographer Sid Ali shares his insights about shooting still and moving images guaranteed to leave viewers hungry for more.

15 Apr 2022
Achieving the perfect black and white photo print PRINT

Achieving the perfect black and white photo print

How Canon developed innovative inks, papers and inkjet print technologies to deliver professional quality black and white photo prints.

11 Apr 2022
An extreme close-up of the feathery white and black face of a bird of prey. TECHNOLOGY

Meet Canon's RF 800mm and RF 1200mm L-series lenses

Discover the remarkable innovations behind these super-compact, state-of-the-art super-telephotos.

31 Mar 2022
A young woman holds up printed A5 postcards featuring her profile and examples of her work. Behind her is a brick wall covered in framed black and white prints. STUDENT

Class of 2021: reigniting a student love for print

Discover how a personalised printed postcard pack has helped graduate Emma Bentley as she embarks on her career journey.

29 Mar 2022
A woman lies across a sofa with her hands draped above her head, a face mask pulled down to her chin. In the corner of the grey room is a small planted tree with bright orange flowers. STUDENT

Michele Spatari: from photography student to professional

News photographer Michele Spatari talks about the Canon Student Development Programme and how it kick-started his career.

28 Mar 2022
A Canon CR-N300 PTZ camera on a tripod, with a desk full of other AV equipment in the background. EDUCATION

Streaming lectures on PTZ cameras

IULM University of Milan shares how an automated, 4K multi-cam setup has transformed lockdown teaching and ushered in new business opportunities.

25 Mar 2022
PRO WEDDING

The best Canon cameras for shooting wedding videos and photos

Leading wedding videographers, photographers and Canon experts reveal the best Canon cameras for wedding videography and photography.

21 Mar 2022
A bride in a long, flowing white dress stands on a rocky coastline, with her back to the camera, as the sun sets over the ocean. WEDDING

The best Canon lenses for wedding photography

Which lenses deliver the most beautiful wedding shots and why? Two award-winning pros share their experience.

17 Mar 2022
A ballet dancer in a flowing yellow dress and shawl poses atop a mountain overlooking a valley, with half the frame showing the Canon Log version, and the other the graded one. TECHNOLOGY

How Cinema RAW Light is revolutionising filmmaking

Find out how Canon's Cinema RAW Light format gives filmmakers easier access to RAW shooting than ever before – and see it at work on the EOS R5 C and EOS C200.

08 Mar 2022
A black and white portrait of a woman with braided hair surrounded by five balloons with faces drawn on them. DOCUMENTARY

Challenging narratives and power imbalances

Documentary and portrait photographer Sarah Waiswa talks about collaboration, exploring identity and championing the voices of African women.

04 Mar 2022
PRO FILMMAKING

Trends and styles: what's next for the music video?

Filmmakers Ashleigh Jadee, Amber Akaunu and Lauren McCollin discuss the music video in 2022 and what lies ahead for the industry.

28 Feb 2022
A portrait of a model illuminated in red against a dark background. The model is wearing an extravagant top made of what looks like fluffy cotton wool. ARTICLE

Fashion and flash: five tips for dramatic imagery

High-fashion photographer Ian Hippolyte demonstrates how to add drama and depth to your photography through lighting.

25 Feb 2022
A videographer makes adjustments to a Canon EOS 5D Mark IV on a film set. FASHION

Shooting video as well as stills: 5 myths busted

Canon Ambassador Javier Cortés reveals why shooting video as well as stills is easier than you think, and shares beginner filmmaking tips.

24 Feb 2022
A young woman wearing vintage clothing looks up at the camera, amid a crowd of people taking photographs of someone just out of sight. FASHION

Building a fashion story

Fashion photographer and videographer Javier Cortés explains how he created his thought-provoking short film, Beauty is Subjective.

24 Feb 2022
A person wearing a black jacket, a ruffled cream shirt and a black hat leans back against an elaborately painted wall, one hand up to their face with fingers resting on their chin. FASHION

Mastering the move to motion with Javier Cortés

"Every brand is now looking for video," says Javier Cortés. See how he shoots high-end fashion films and stills with the Canon EOS R6.

24 Feb 2022
A close-up of a Canon EOS C70 with a bespectacled figure standing behind it. FILMMAKING

EOS C70: the perfect tool for music video production

DoPs Michael Janke and Belrie on why the Canon EOS C70 is ideal for filming music videos.

21 Feb 2022
A man in a hooded brown top filming with a D218 camera on a rocky shoreline. FILMMAKING

Filming in 8K and 4K with the EOS R5 C and EOS R5

Martin Bissig, Ivan D'Antonio and Kevin Clerc detail their experiences of shooting full-frame video with Canon's 8K cameras.

18 Feb 2022
PRO FILMMAKING

EOS C70 vs EOS R5 C vs EOS R5 video specs

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

15 Feb 2022
Four portraits on a gallery wall. The one closest to the camera shows an androgynous person wearing heavy make-up and laughing. FASHION

Getting creative with print

Fashion and portrait photographer Wanda Martin talks about the process of staging a solo exhibition and how she used different Canon printers for contrasting visual outcomes.

11 Feb 2022
A man stands at a desk in a dark studio framed by four vertical strip lights. FILMMAKING

Best kit for YouTube

Whether you're a travel vlogger or a studio-based filmmaker, Canon has the video camera for your needs says professional content creator Simeon Quarrie.

01 Feb 2022
A seated man holds up and examines a large print of an owl swooping over grass. A Canon printer is on the desk in front of him. Article

The bigger picture: large format printing kit

What do you need to create your own large-format photo prints, with the ultimate in quality and archival life? Jonas Classon reveals all.

28 Jan 2022
Cross-section showing the autofocus system inside a Canon EOS R3 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 R3, EOS R5, EOS R6, EOS R, EOS RP and RF lenses.

25 Jan 2022
 A man in an orange hooded jacket holding a Canon EOS R5 C camera in front of a backdrop of cloud-covered mountains. ARTICLE

Canon EOS R5 C vs EOS R5

Two high-performance 8K cameras, but how do they compare? We talk to an expert to find out which camera is right for your shooting needs.

19 Jan 2022
A man wearing a winter hat and holding a Canon EOS R5 C looks out over a bay as the sun breaks through the clouds. ARTICLE

Shooting a cinematic travel film with the EOS R5 C

How filmmaker Kevin Clerc captured a unique view of Madeira with Canon’s full-featured hybrid camera.

19 Jan 2022
PRO ARTICLE

Effective social-first video – strategy and shooting tips

Content creator Harry Seaton shares his techniques for shooting video for social media and reveals why the EOS C70 and EOS R5 are his go-to kit.

17 Jan 2022
A Canon CN-E35mm T1.5 FP X Sumire Prime lens attached to a Canon camera in an outdoor setting. ARTICLE

Top five trends in broadcast

From groundbreaking remote production solutions to innovative immersive technology, there's a lot shaking up the broadcast industry.

14 Jan 2022
A woman with dark blonde hair films in a forest setting with a Canon camera on a tripod. ARTICLE

Exploring Nina Constable's lightweight kitbag

How the Canon EOS C70 has given wildlife filmmaker Nina Constable the best of DSLR and Cinema EOS in one portable body.

13 Jan 2022
Two men in a makeshift recording studio filled with Canon equipment. One is standing behind a Canon camera on a tripod, the other is adjusting a light. ARTICLE

The best kit for corporate video and photography

Filmmaker Otto Beck discusses the top cameras and lenses for outstanding corporate video and photography, and shares his experience with the EOS C70 and EOS R5.

06 Jan 2022
A large sail-powered ship passing through an archway in an iceberg on a rocky coastline. ARTICLE

Making a living from landscapes

Discover how landscape photographer Gunnar Freyr turned his passion into his job and how new technology has changed the genre.

03 Jan 2022
 A print of two images is held up to a computer monitor showing those same two images in Canon's Professional Print & Layout software. ARTICLE

Telling stories with print

Travel photographer Joel Santos reveals how printing images can enhance a story, boost your business and improve your photography.

03 Jan 2022
A close-up portrait of a man with short facial hair, long curly hair and a woolly hat. ARTICLE

Environmental portraiture with flash

Photojournalist Nikolai Linares takes the EOS R3 for a spin at a skatepark, and shows how the Speedlite EL-1 is perfect for portraits on the go.

30 Dec 2021
Three young Afghan boys deep in discussion sit on a wall in front of a large body of water. One of the boys is holding a bright pink sandal. ARTICLE

Should stills shooters learn video skills?

Photojournalists Ilvy Njiokiktjien and Magnus Wennman discuss the value of video, their own experiences with the format and the kit they rely on to tell stories with moving images.

28 Dec 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.

23 Dec 2021
A man faces sideways, holding a camera to his face, silhouetted against a purple and orange sky at sunset. ARTICLE

Why low light doesn't have to mean high noise

How can you shoot cleaner images and video in low light? Canon experts explain EOS and Cinema EOS noise reduction technologies.

17 Dec 2021
A large group of people stand near a graffitied concrete wall, shot in black and white. ARTICLE

Learning to hone your photographic style

Acclaimed documentary photographer and recent graduate Bebe Blanco Agterberg on finding her professional voice.

16 Dec 2021
A night sky showing the twinkling Milky Way over the sea, with rocky outcrops on both sides. ARTICLE

How to capture the drama of the night sky in print

Landscape and night sky photographer Drew Buckley reveals how to produce the best possible prints of astrophotography images.

13 Dec 2021
A man with bright blue eyes and curly hair, wearing a thick brown coat, standing indoors in the dark, lit only by the light from the window he is looking out of. ARTICLE

Six tips for creating atmosphere using low light

Canon Ambassador Evgenia Arbugaeva, well known for her atmospheric, ethereal images, shares her techniques for low-light photography.

09 Dec 2021
A row of Canon EOS R System cameras displayed in front of a row of RF lenses. ARTICLE

Expert view: RF primes or zooms – which is better?

Canon expert Mike Burnhill explores what the best zoom and prime RF lenses have to offer, and how to choose what's right for your needs.

06 Dec 2021
A shimmering lake beneath a starry sky, photographed in low light. In the foreground are two clumps of reeds, in the background a sprawling mountain range. ARTICLE

The top EOS R System kit for low-light photography

Discover the best Canon EOS R System mirrorless cameras and lenses for ensuring great results when shooting at night or in low light.

03 Dec 2021
Meteors streak across a night sky, reflected in a still lake surrounded by silhouetted trees. ARTICLE

Meteor shower photography: the essentials

Astrophotography experts Fergus Kennedy and Timo Oksanen share their best advice for creating dynamic images of meteor showers.

02 Dec 2021
A woman in leopard-spotted clothes with a face covering, lying on a striped pink, black and purple rug. The image's frame consists of red cans with tomatoes on them. ARTICLE

Candid Conversations: Developing a style

Art photographers Hassan Hajjaj and Eliška Sky discuss finding inspiration, developing a style and creating work on commission while staying true to yourself.

26 Nov 2021
PRO ARTICLE

The story behind Canon's Eye Detection AF

Discover how Canon developed autofocus that can track the eyes of birds in flight, and what it means for bird photographer Jonas Classon.

18 Nov 2021
Two men in wellington boots beside a smoking kiln made with earth, one adding fuel. ARTICLE

The student photographer covering the Congo's unseen stories

Guerchom Ndebo's homeland has been under-represented in the media. At just 22 years old, he's changing that, shooting for the likes of Getty Images and AFP.

15 Nov 2021
Richard Heathcote looks through the viewfinder of a Canon EOS R5 camera with telephoto lens attached. ARTICLE

"I can do things I couldn't do before"

Getty Images senior sports photographer Richard Heathcote on life as an agency photographer and how the EOS R System has transformed his work.

16 Nov 2021
Candid Conversations: Christian Ziegler and Marc Albiac Article

Candid Conversations: animal magic

Wildlife photographers Christian Ziegler and Marc Albiac discuss photographing rare animals, camera traps and the importance of conservation.

24 Sep 2021
A group of men pose in blue jeans and open leopard-print and denim jackets, showing their bare chests. ARTICLE

Portrait perfection: rethinking definitions in 2021

Two pros discuss the history of gendered beauty ideals and where we are today.

11 Nov 2021
A Canon XF605 camcorder set up on a tripod for a shoot, beside a PTZ camera. Crew members can be seen in the background. ARTICLE

B-cams for filmmakers – which is right for you?

Discover the best B-cams in the Canon ecosystem – from Cinema EOS and mirrorless EOS to pro camcorders and PTZ.

05 Nov 2021
The Canon Cinema EOS range. ARTICLE

A decade of Canon Cinema EOS

Discover how Cinema EOS – from the EOS C300 through to the EOS C70 – has enabled the making of 10 diverse productions over the past 10 years.

04 Nov 2021
A young woman with thick dark hair and wearing a high-necked woollen coat stares straight at the camera, her arms folded across her chests. ARTICLE

Tips for taking striking headshots

From mastering lighting to making your subject feel at ease – photographer Ivan Weiss on capturing modern headshots with Canon's EOS R System.

27 Oct 2021
A model bends over backwards, her arms in the air, while photographer Eliška Sky crouches behind her to capture the shot. ARTICLE

How far would you go to get the shot?

Meet Jake Baggaley, Sharon Cosgrove and Eliška Sky: three image-makers pushing creativity to the absolute limit.

26 Oct 2021
A footballer in green attempting to tackle a footballer in white, on a pitch with houses visible in the background. ARTICLE

Capturing the intensity of local football with the Canon EOS R3

Molly Darlington tried out the trailblazing mirrorless camera, going back to her roots to shoot a non-league football game.

25 Oct 2021
Canon's three professional f/2.8 RF lenses: RF 15-35MM F2.8L IS USM, RF 24-70MM F2.8L IS USM and RF 70-200mm F2.8L IS USM. ARTICLE

Expert view: should you switch to RF lenses?

Why switch from EF to RF lenses? Canon expert Mike Burnhill explores some of the benefits and compares EF lenses and their RF counterparts.

20 Oct 2021
An image taken from above of a young girl in a denim dress happily playing on a swing. She is leaning backwards and her eyes are closed. ARTICLE

Five challenges facing student photographers

Leading professionals from across the industry discuss the issues affecting today's young photographers and how they can be overcome.

18 Oct 2021
An aerial image of a flock of birds in a v-shaped formation flying across large wetlands in Tuscany, Italy. ARTICLE

A different perspective: places and events from above

Aerial photographer Massimo Sestini on why and how he shoots landscapes and even breaking news from hundreds of metres in the air.

15 Oct 2021
A green aurora lights up the sky above a mountain, the milky way visible next to it. ARTICLE

Dancing lights and lava flows captured on the EOS R6

From the auroras in Finland to an Icelandic volcano, find out how Canon's full-frame mirrorless camera coped with the world's natural wonders.

14 Oct 2021
A technician on a step-ladder adjusts one of a large number of lights and camera arrays positioned in a circle around a flat scissor lift. ARTICLE

3D photogrammetry: turning photos into 3D models

Find out how arrays of Canon EOS cameras are being used to create lifelike 3D models for video games, movies, manufacturing and art.

12 Oct 2021
A black-and-white image of a cheetah walking in the shadow of a large tree. ARTICLE

Chris Packham: binoculars, cameras, ethics and me

The popular TV presenter and author, together with his stepdaughter and fellow presenter Megan McCubbin, discuss observing and photographing nature.

04 Oct 2021
Deborah Corn and Cathy Bittner stand with microphones in front of a photography display stand in a large exhibition hall. ARTICLE

In conversation with Deborah Corn

"There are some experiences you cannot recreate by scrolling through an image library!" Industry maestro Deborah Corn shares her passion for print.

04 Oct 2021
A dark-haired boy wearing kickboxing gloves stands against a black background, his fists raised to his face and chest in a fighting stance. ARTICLE

Kickboxing reportage with the EOS R3

How Canon's latest high-speed mirrorless camera enabled photojournalist Nikolai Linares to document a young boy's fight for sporting success.

01 Oct 2021
Photographer Acacia Johnson sits in a grounded light aircraft, smiling and looking out of the open door. ARTICLE

Supporting life in rural Alaska: photographing bush pilots

Meet the 2021 Canon Female Photojournalist Grant winner who will be documenting this vital service.

01 Oct 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.

23 Sep 2021
A Canon PIXMA PRO-200 prints out an image of an orangutan swinging upside down from a branch. ARTICLE

"Print is the best way to spread the message"

Wildlife photographer Maxime Aliaga wants to save the orangutan – discover how his spectacular prints are helping to promote conservation.

22 Sep 2021
A large owl is captured in flight, wings outstretched, against a forest backdrop. ARTICLE

When the magic happens: photographing owls at twilight

Bird photographer Jonas Classon reveals the techniques behind his award-winning photos of owls and other nocturnal animals.

20 Sep 2021
A male photographer looks through the viewfinder of a Canon EOS R3 with a long lens attached. ARTICLE

Using the Canon EOS R3's amazing Eye Control AF

Find out all about this great feature of the Canon EOS R3 and how it can set or switch the AF point by detecting what you're looking at.

14 Sep 2021
A man stands on a raised platform above a sandy racetrack holding a Canon EOS R3 with a super-telephoto lens attached. ARTICLE

Up to speed with Canon's RF super-telephoto lenses

See motorsports photographer Vladimir Rys put the RF 400mm F2.8L IS USM and RF 600mm F4L IS USM lenses through their paces on a rally car shoot.

14 Sep 2021
A red rally car fills the frame, dust and dirt from the road billowing up behind it. ARTICLE

Going off-road with the Canon EOS R3

Motorsports photographer Vladimir Rys tries out the Canon EOS R3's groundbreaking racing car tracking AF on his first electric rally car shoot.

14 Sep 2021
A Kentish plover running across a beach, backlit to highlight the grains of sand kicked up by its feet. ARTICLE

Too small, too fast, even for the Canon EOS R3?

Can the EOS R3's amazing Animal AF capture the tiny, skittish bird that's eluded other cameras? Wildlife photographer Bruno D’Amicis finds out.

14 Sep 2021
How to use 3D LUTs on the Canon EOS C70 ARTICLE

How to use 3D LUTs on the Canon EOS C70

The EOS C70's Look File function enables you to apply 3D LUTs to your videos for outstanding creative control. Find out how they work and how to set them up.

10 Aug 2021
In a studio, a Canon EOS camera on a tripod faces a glass table with a single red trainer on it. A man is viewing the image of the shoe in software on his monitor. ARTICLE

Canon's EOS Digital SDK explained

Discover how the remote shooting possibilities of EOS and PowerShot cameras can be unlocked using Canon's Software Development Kit.

02 Sep 2021
Two men stand on a docked wooden boat with a large body of water behind them. One is adjusting a Canon EOS C500 Mark II camera, the other is pointing into the distance. ARTICLE

Exploring the magic of Canon cinema lenses

Multi-award-winning DoP Martin Christ looks back over a career accompanied by Canon.

01 Sep 2021
A black and white image of a huge great white shark breaching the ocean surface. ARTICLE

High risk, high reward: Chris Fallows on photographing sharks

Wildlife photographer and Canon Ambassador Chris Fallows talks about his love of sharks, and how he made a remarkable discovery about their behaviour.

01 Sep 2021
The story behind Canon's white lenses ARTICLE

The evolution of Canon's white lenses

Canon's telephoto lenses are instantly recognisable thanks to their white paint, but why is it white? Discover the story behind the coating.

24 Aug 2021
A view looking up into a canopy of trees, with hundreds of black-and-orange butterflies flying around. ARTICLE

One shoot. Three cameras. Millions of butterflies.

Pascal Maitre, best known for documentary photography, reveals how he overcame the technical demands of capturing mass butterfly migration.

07 Sep 2021
A black and white image of multiple families inside a large tent, with children eating and clothes hanging from lines. ARTICLE

Candid Conversations: shooting away from the action

Industry stalwart Paolo Pellegrin and rising star Ksenia Kuleshova talk storytelling, technological advances and the importance of community.

19 Aug 2021
Give your printed portfolio a professional edge ARTICLE

Give your printed portfolio a professional edge

Even on a student budget, you can stand out from the crowd with a printed portfolio that does full justice to your photographic skills.

17 Aug 2021
A French Foreign Legion soldier, in full uniform, sleeps sitting up inside an armoured vehicle. ARTICLE

How do we combat misinformation in photojournalism?

Manipulated and 'deepfake' images are on the rise, but how much of a threat do they really pose? Three industry experts give their views.

17 Aug 2021
How flash can enhance your reportage ARTICLE

How flash can enhance your reportage

Canon Ambassador Fabio Mirulla explains how the innovative flash techniques he uses for wedding photography can also apply to photojournalism.

12 Aug 2021
A top-down shot showing several rows of white helmeted police officers blocking the path of a group of protesters carrying purple and pink banners. ARTICLE

Combining work and studies: Emirkan Cörüt

The photography student, agency photographer and Canon Ambassador shares his tips for making it as a photojournalist while still at university.

23 Aug 2021
The interior of a flooded cave with thousands of stalactites illuminated by blue lights. ARTICLE

Expert view: switching to full-frame

Product Marketing Manager John Maurice on the questions you should ask yourself when considering the move to a full-frame camera system.

06 Aug 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 Feb 2021
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 Aug 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 Mar 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 Jul 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 Jul 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 Jul 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 Oct 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 Jul 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 Oct 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 Jul 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 Jul 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 Jul 2021
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 Sep 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 Jul 2021
Carli Lloyd, captain of the US women's national football team, lifts a glittering gold trophy above her head as her teammates celebrate in a shower of confetti. ARTICLE

How to break into sports photography

Sports photographer Molly Darlington shares her six essential tips for young photographers wanting to forge a path in sports.

02 Jul 2021
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 Jun 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 Jun 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 Jun 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 Jun 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 Jun 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 Jun 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 Jun 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 Jun 2021
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 Jun 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 Jun 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 Jun 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 May 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 May 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 May 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 May 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 May 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 May 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 May 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 May 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 May 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 May 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 Apr 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 Apr 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 Apr 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 Apr 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 Apr 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 Apr 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 Apr 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 Apr 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 Apr 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 Apr 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 Apr 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 Apr 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 May 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 Mar 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 Mar 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 Mar 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 Mar 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 Mar 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 Mar 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 Mar 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 Mar 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 Mar 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 Feb 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 Feb 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 Feb 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 Feb 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 Feb 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 Feb 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 Feb 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 Feb 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 Feb 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 Feb 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 May 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 Jan 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 Jan 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 Jan 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 Jan 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 Jan 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 Jan 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 Jan 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 Jan 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.

17 Mar 2022
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 Jan 2021
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 Dec 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 Dec 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 Dec 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 Dec 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 Dec 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 Dec 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 Dec 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 Dec 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 Dec 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 Nov 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 Nov 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 Nov 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 Nov 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 Nov 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 Nov 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 Nov 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 Oct 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 Oct 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 Oct 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 Oct 2020
Hub Image ARTICLE

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 Oct 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 Oct 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 Oct 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 Sep 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 Sep 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 Sep 2020
Hub Image ARTICLE

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 Sep 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 Sep 2020
Hub Image ARTICLE

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 Sep 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 Sep 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 Sep 2020
Hub Image ARTICLE

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 Sep 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 Sep 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 Aug 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 Aug 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 Aug 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 Aug 2020
Hub Image ARTICLE

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 Aug 2020
Hub Image ARTICLE

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 Aug 2020
Hub Image ARTICLE

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 Aug 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 Aug 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 Aug 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 Aug 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 Aug 2020
Hub Image ARTICLE

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 Jul 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 Jul 2020
Hub image ARTICLE

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 Jul 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 Jul 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 Jul 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 Jul 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 Jul 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 Jul 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 Jul 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 Jul 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 Jul 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 Jul 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 Jul 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 Jul 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 Jul 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 Jun 2020
Hub Image ARTICLE

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 Jun 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 Jun 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 portrait pros Wanda Martin and Marina Karpiy.

19 Jun 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 Jun 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 Jun 2020
Hub Image ARTICLE

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 Jun 2020
Hub Image ARTICLE

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 Jun 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 Jun 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 Jun 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 Jun 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 May 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 May 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 May 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 May 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 May 2020
Hub Image ARTICLE

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

10 social media tips for photographers

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

13 May 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 Mar 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 Apr 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 Apr 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 Apr 2020
Cinema RAW Light explained STORIES

Filming in Cinema RAW Light explained

See how Canon’s Cinema RAW Light format, introduced with the Canon EOS C200, gives filmmakers easier access to RAW shooting than ever before.

21 Apr 2020
Hub Image ARTICLE

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 Apr 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 May 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 Apr 2020
Hub Image ARTICLE

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 Apr 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 Apr 2020
Hub Image ARTICLE

Contre-jour street photography: the technique, the kit

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

01 Apr 2020
Hub Image ARTICLE

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 Mar 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 Apr 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 Mar 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 Mar 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 Mar 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 Mar 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 Mar 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 Mar 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 Mar 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 Mar 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 Mar 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 Mar 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 Mar 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 Mar 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 Mar 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 Mar 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 Feb 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 Feb 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 Feb 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 Feb 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 Feb 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 Feb 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 Feb 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 Feb 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 Feb 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 Feb 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 Feb 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 Feb 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 Feb 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 Jan 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 Jan 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 Jan 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 Jan 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 Jan 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 Jan 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 Jan 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 Jan 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 Jan 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 Jan 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 Jan 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 Jan 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 Jan 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 Jan 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 Dec 2019