Canon India Pvt. Ltd., India’s leading Digital Imaging Company is showcasing its varied range of products at the Broadcast India Show 2016. Being organized at the Bombay Exhibition Centre, Goregaon from 20th-22nd October 2016, this global exhibition showcases state-of-the-art film and imaging technology. At this year’s display, Canon India is exhibiting a prolific range of Cinema EOS products, Professional Video cameras and Cine Lenses.
Mr. Kazutada Kobayashi – President & CEO, Canon India and Mr. Eddie Udagawa – Vice President – Consumer Imaging & Information Centre, Canon India, were present to inaugurate the Canon India stall. The attraction of the event was a revelation of three upcoming products by the imaging leader in the country, including Cinema EOS C700, XC 15 and Cine Lens – 18-80 with Servo Zoom. Where XC 15 and Cine Lens – 18-80 with Servo Zoom, will be available next month, the Cinema EOS C700 is expected to arrive in India by the end of December this year
Commenting on Canon India’s product showcase at the Broadcast India Show, Mr. Kazutada Kobayashi, President & CEO, Canon India, said, “Innovation has always been a driving force at Canon. It gives us immense delight to be present on a platform like this, where we keep customer engagement at the centre of all our innovations. Encouraged by the overwhelming response received at last year’s Broadcast India show, this year too we envisage good consumer connect and a positive response from the industry.”
Present at the Broadcast India Show, Mr. Eddie Udagawa – Vice President – Consumer Imaging & Information Centre, Canon India, commented, “As a technology innovator, it is important for Canon to add valuable assets to the portfolio and create an industry benchmark. At the Broadcast India Show 2016 we look forward to exhibiting latest products in the field of Broadcasting and Cinema industry and allow our audience a hands-on experience of the product.”
Other major products which will be showcased at the Broadcast India show would be-
- Cinema EOS Range: EOS C300 Mark II, EOS C 100 Mark II
- Professional Video Camera Range: XC 10, XA 30, XA 35, XA 10, XF 205 & XF 305
- Lenses: Cn 30-300 Cine Lenses, Block Lens- 24, 50, 85
Details on the new products, which were shared at the show include-
- Cinema EOS C700
Canon’s new EOS C700/EOS C700 GS PL is the first Cinema EOS System camera to support anamorphic lenses, making it possible for the confirmation of images with the 2.39:1 aspect ratio typical of cinema productions. Moreover, enabling Full HD high-frame-rate recording at a maximum of 240 fps (crop), the camera enables smooth playback, even when slowed down, empowering the freedom in creative visual expression.
The EOS C700/EOS C700 GS PL features a design as the top-of-the-range model in the Cinema EOS System Digital Cinema camera line-up. Designed with a customizable modular body, it provide users greater freedom for on-location image acquisition to meet a wide range of professional needs for production such as movies, TV dramas, commercials and documentaries.
- XC 15
Whether you’re an advanced amateur or professional 4K and HD videographer, a digital filmmaker needing a cost-
effective 4K UHD/HD “B” or “C” camera, or a multimedia journalist in the field, the XC15 4K UHD Camcorder is the complete package to get you the high-quality footage you seek and do so easily and conveniently.
With a compact, portable body, the new XC15 4K UHD Camcorder is ideal for handheld editorial and news shooting or on-set TV and film shoots. Its different look settings can be used to make sure it pairs well with Canon Cinema EOS cameras as well as XF and XA series camcorders.
The XC15 4K UHD Camcorder’s compact design, advanced 12 megapixel CMOS image sensor, wide-angle 10x zoom lens with Image Stabilizer and advanced autofocus delivers outstanding sharpness and colour to bring virtually any project to life.
Equipped with features that will appeal to not only experienced videographers but also novice filmmakers, the Canon XC15 4K UHD Camcorder will help all users capture brilliant imagery quickly and easily, again and again.
- Cine Lens – 18-80 with Servo Zoom
The COMPACT-SERVO 18-80mm T4.4 EF-mount lens combines the benefits of compact size and light weight (only 2.7 lbs.) for outstanding mobility. Designed to shoot video, this lens can be ideal for the cinematographer moving up from our EF lenses, combining the functionality of our EF lenses with the video shooting features of our Cinema lenses. Our first Cinema style lens that incorporates both an Image stabilization function and Auto Focus function, the lens is also fully 4K-ready, with a high optical resolution and support for Super35mm large-format cameras. A 9-blade aperture diaphragm helps ensure an artistic and beautiful representation of out-of-focus areas (or “Bokeh”). The lens also features a 4.4x zoom magnification, a focal length range of 18mm to 80mm, and a 180º smooth rotating focus ring.
About Canon Group
Ever since its foundation in 1937, Canon has been adhering to the “Kyosei” philosophy and has been striving to create and deliver world-class products, becoming a top global corporation by diversifying into new business fields throughout the world. Focusing on optical technologies, Canon produces office equipment, imaging devices, industrial systems and other products. Through the close connection between its global head office in Tokyo and regional headquarters in America, Europe, Asia, Oceania and regional headquarters in Japan, Canon combines its global and local operations organically. In 1996, Canon launched its Excellent Global Corporation Plan with the goal of serving the society with advanced technologies and becoming a trustworthy and responsible corporate citizen. The year 2016 is the first year of Phase 5 of the Plan. Currently, Canon boasts a strong global presence of 317 subsidiaries all over the world, supported by 189,571 employees. (Data as of December 31, 2015)
Canon in India
Canon India Pvt. Ltd., a 100% subsidiary of Canon Singapore Pvt. Ltd., is a world leader in imaging technologies. Set up in 1997, Canon markets over 200 comprehensive range of sophisticated contemporary digital imaging in India. The company today has offices and warehouses in 14 cities across India and employs over 1000 people. Canon has over 500 primary channel partners, 14 National Retail Chain partners, and over 6000 secondary retail points. Canon has 203 own retail stores called the Canon Image Square across 95 cities in the country. Canon’s service reach extends to over 5000 towns with 18 Canon camera service centres and 36 printer Canon Care Centres. Canon India also has 159 authorized service centres for printers and 156 camera collection points.
In sync with its corporate tagline- ‘ Delighting You Always’ , reinforced by World class technology, Canon offers an extended product portfolio, including copier MFDs, fax-machines, printers, scanners, All-in-ones, digital cameras, DSLR, Cinematic imaging products, camcorders, cable ID printers and card printers catering to the multiple market segments of consumer, SME, B2B, Government & Commercial. Canon India recorded revenue of INR 2158 crores in the year 2015.