Subsequent month, in March 2022, Canon will have fun the thirty fifth anniversary of the launch of the corporate’s EOS System, which incorporates fashionable SLR, DSLR, and mirrorless cameras in addition to a various vary of equipment equivalent to EF and RF lenses.
Initially launched again in March of 1987, Canon’s EOS (Electro-Optical System, additionally, the title of the Greek Goddess of the daybreak) System premiered with the EOS 650 single-lens reflex digicam and EF lenses, making the EOS sequence the world’s first totally digital mount system — one which successfully shifted the world of images.
How Canon EOS Developed Over the Years
Within the movie images period, the EOS SLR cameras gained excessive reward from the worldwide viewers to be used of revolutionary know-how specializing in excessive pace and easy-to-use instruments. Throughout these early days, Canon launched knowledgeable mannequin EOS-1 in 1989 adopted by the compact and travel-ready EOS Kiss (Xs/500) in 1993 which expanded the corporate’s attain and user-base into the extra “consumer-oriented” market.
The corporate continued this enlargement with the launch of the EOS D30 in 2000, the EOS-1D in 2001, the EOS Kiss Digital in 2003, after which the legendary EOS 5D Mark II in 2008 that featured full HD video recording, altering the digital images recreation eternally. Shortly after this, in 2012, Canon launched the EOS Cinema system, marking its official entrance into the video manufacturing trade.
Since then, Canon has continued to develop gear for an extremely numerous vary of customers which has lately culminated within the 2018 launch of the EOS-R system of mirrorless cameras which have shortly risen to be among the many images trade’s favourite by 2020 with the EOS R5, the model’s first digital digicam to help inside 8K/60p RAW recording.
Canon EOS Continues to March Ahead
“Enabling visible expression by nonetheless images, video, and even VR content material, the EOS system helps to broaden the probabilities of visible expression with a lineup comprising 21 EOS sequence cameras and 104 RF and EF lenses,” Canon says. “Additional reinforcing the corporate’s long-running and expansive person base, Canon has maintained the world’s No.1 share of digital interchangeable-lens cameras since 2003 — a complete of 18 years operating.”
The Canon mirrorless line was expanded yesterday with the announcement of two new super-telephoto lenses for the R mirrorless system, together with the a 1200mm lens, the longest focal size RF lens ever made.
Canon says it would proceed to refine its numerous imaging applied sciences primarily based on its core optical know-how to create an much more sturdy EOS System that meets the wants of an more and more broad person base.