The company also announced interchangeable-lens digital cameras (DSLR and Mirrorless) have once again ranked number one in the global market for the 17th consecutive year1 from 2003 to 2019.
Canon has announced that the company is currently working on developing 9 RF lens models, including the RF100-500mm F4.5-7.1 L IS USM, and plans to release them throughout the course of 2020.
Canon develops the key imaging system components featured in its EOS series of interchangeable lens cameras, CMOS image sensors, image processors and interchangeable lenses under the core concept of “Speed, Comfort and High Image Quality”.
From high-performance flagship models to entry-level models that allow users to enjoy high-image-quality shooting with easy operation. Canon continues to support the diverse needs of its customers around the world.
Canon introduced its breakthrough EOS 300D in September 2003. Canon also launched the professional-model EOS-1D series and the EOS 5D series, which paved the way for digital SLR video recording.
In 2018, Canon launched the EOS R System which included such products as the EOS R full-frame mirrorless camera and RF lenses to expand the Canon EOS System. Mirrorless Camera EOS RP Mirrorless Camera EOS M6 Mark II DSLR Camera EOS 90D. In 2019, Canon launched the EOS RP full-frame mirrorless camera (March) and EOS 90D DSLR (September).
In striving to further expand its line-up, Canon managed to secure the number one share of the global market for the 17th consecutive year. Canon is also currently developing the EOS R5 full-frame mirrorless camera, equipped with a newly developed full-frame CMOS sensor and featuring high-speed continuous shooting for still images and 8K video recording.
Issei Morimoto, Senior Vice President of Canon Imaging Technologies and Communications Group, Europe, Middle East and Africa, commented: “Maintaining the number one share of the global interchangeable-lens digital camera market is an achievement to celebrate and reinforces Canon’s dominance and commitment within this prestigious category. With a market-leading product such as the EOS R5 still to come, it is essential we continue to demonstrate technical and optical innovation in all our products so that we provide excellence, reliability and value to our customers across EMEA.”