Canon is a Japanese company specializing in the manufacture of optical and electronic equipment, including cameras, printers, scanners and copiers. The company was founded in 1937 as Precision Optical Instruments Laboratory and later renamed Canon Inc. in 1969.
Today, Canon is one of the largest manufacturers of photographic equipment in the world. The company manufactures a wide range of products for end users, including digital SLR cameras, compact cameras, lenses, printers and scanners.
In addition, Canon is also a leading supplier of professional printing equipment including printers, scanners and copiers. The company also develops and manufactures optical components such as lenses, night vision devices and imaging technologies.
Canon is a renowned company in the photography and design industry and continues to evolve with new technologies and products to meet the needs of its customers.