Canon U.S.A. Announces Canon In Action Tour 2014

  Canon U.S.A. Announces Canon In Action Tour 2014

  Educational Roadshow Helps Photographers and Filmmaking Enthusiasts Build
                  Their Skills and Unleash Their Creativity

Business Wire

MELVILLE, N.Y. -- May 29, 2014

Canon U.S.A. Inc., a leader in digital imaging solutions, has kicked off its
Canon In Action Tour, an educational roadshow ideal for advanced amateur DSLR
users and filmmaking enthusiasts. The tour includes live-learning seminars and
workshops in several major U.S. cities now through November 23, 2014.

Tour attendees will have the opportunity to take part in an in-depth Imaging
Essentials Saturday seminar, and/or intensive Sunday training workshops for a
nominal fee. The classes are taught by renowned professional image makers Jack
Reznicki, Jim DiVitale and Amina Moreau. Reznicki and DiVitale are full-time
professional photographers and members of Canon’s acclaimed Explorers of Light
program, and Moreau is the co-founder of the Emmy® award-winning Stillmotion
production company.

Each Saturday seminar covers still-imaging topics ranging from lens selection
and composition, to understanding histograms and flash photography with
Canon’s versatile Speedlite system. Throughout the seminar, video recording
topics and techniques will be incorporated, simultaneously introducing DSLR
video to traditional still-image shooters, and providing insights for EOS
photographers who have already begun to include video in their imaging.

The Canon In Action Tour Sunday workshop offers participants a choice of two
all-day, hands-on workshops: Speedlite Intensive or Exploring DSLR Video.
Speedlite Intensive participants will be instructed on wireless flash
operation and using cost-effective light modifiers to create
professional-quality images with depth, dimension and detail. In the Exploring
DSLR workshop, attendees will learn DSLR video shooting techniques, discuss
the application of various in-camera video settings and learn how to apply the
concept of visual story-telling to transform their finished video. With
attendance limited to 20 people per workshop to maximize hands-on
opportunities, both Sunday workshops present participants with a wealth of
opportunities to learn in-depth techniques and develop their craft.

Canon technical representatives will be on-hand at all seminars and workshops
to demo equipment and answer questions on Canon products. A full schedule of
cities and dates for the Canon In Action tour is available at:
www.inactiontour.usa.canon.com.

About Canon U.S.A., Inc.

Canon U.S.A., Inc., is a leading provider of consumer, business-to-business,
and industrial digital imaging solutions. With approximately $36 billion in
global revenue, its parent company, Canon Inc. (NYSE:CAJ), ranks third overall
in U.S. patents registered in 2013† and is one of Fortune Magazine's World’s
Most Admired Companies in 2014. In 2013, Canon U.S.A. has received the
PCMag.com Readers’ Choice Award for Service and Reliability in the digital
camera and printer categories for the tenth consecutive year, and for
camcorders for the past three years. Canon U.S.A. is committed to the highest
level of customer satisfaction and loyalty, providing 100 percent U.S.-based
consumer service and support for all of the products it distributes. Canon
U.S.A. is dedicated to its Kyosei philosophy of social and environmental
responsibility. To keep apprised of the latest news from Canon U.S.A., sign up
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†Based on weekly patent counts issued by United States Patent and Trademark
Office.

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Contact:

Editorial:
Canon U.S.A., Inc.
Emily Moran, 631-330-2403
emmoran@cusa.canon.com
or
Canon U.S.A. website:
http://www.usa.canon.com
or
For sales information/customer support:
1-800-OK-CANON
 
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