Gah. Canon had all of these cameras — and a bunch of DSLRs and a bunch of point and shoots and video cameras — destroyed in a warehouse due to a problem with shipping and storage. Apparently all this stuff was worth $500,000. It makes my brain bleed to see this kind of destruction. Refurb this stuff and resell it. Give it to kids in developing countries. There’s your OLPC.
- Founded 1937
- Overview Canon Inc. Kyanon kabushiki-gaisha is a Japanese multinational corporation specialized in the manufacture of imaging and optical products, including cameras, camcorders, photocopiers, steppers, computer printers and medical equipment. Its headquarters are located in Ōta, Tokyo, Japan. Canon has a primary listing on the Tokyo Stock Exchange and is a constituent of the TOPIX index. It has a secondary …
- Location Tokyo, Tokyo
- Categories Consumer Electronics, Hardware + Software, Image Recognition
- Website http://www.canon.com
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