MELVILLE, N.Y., Feb. 13, 2020/ PRNewswire/– Canon U.S.A., Inc., a leader in digital imaging services, today announced its parent company, Canon Inc. will introduce image.canon in early April 2020 1, a brand-new cloud platform that connects select Canon electronic cameras with suitable PCs, smartphones and external web services. image.canon will boost post-production workflow and supply a new way to experience the joy of photography.
Working as a center for users’ material, image.canon allows the transfer of image files from linked suitable PCs, mobile phones and external web services. The service will offer brand-new methods to enjoy photography and will accommodate a large range of photographers seeking to enhance their post-production workflows, consisting of specialists who want to enhance their imaginative procedure, enthusiasts who wish to simplify image editing and entry-level users who wish to take pleasure in casual photography and share their images on social networks.
The Functions and Functions of image.canon include:
Direct image publishing through Wi-Fi ®connection
Starting with the currently-in-development EOS R5, future Canon cameras equipped with an automated image transfer function will be able to automatically submit still image and video files 2 in their initial quality directly to image.canon by means of Wi-Fi connection and store them for approximately 30 days 3— simply by turning on the device. When uploading an initial image file, a thumbnail file (up to 2048 pixels) will be immediately generated and kept on image.canon. These thumbnail files can be viewed and utilized, even after the 30- day preliminary storage duration 3
Long-lasting storage as much as 10 GB
Users who wish to save still image and video files in their initial quality after the preliminary 30- day duration can move the information to a 10 GB long-lasting storage area 3
From the image.canon mobile app, which will be readily available free of charge on the App Store ®and Google Play ® 4, users can quickly publish on select social network sites (SNS) and YouTube in addition to share still image and video files.
The image.canon service will also permit the automatic transfer of images to users’ accounts on services such as Google Drive TM Starting from June, image.canon will expand both of its partnerships with Google to include initial quality backup with Google Photos TM by means of Google One TM, a subscription plan for broadened storage, as well as Adobe ®Innovative Cloud ®(subscription plan). In addition to the automated transfer of images and the ability to modify images in their initial quality on partnered services and applications, image.canon will make it much easier for users to save and share their images.
Offering professional photographers the tools they need to maintain in a 5G and artificial intelligent-enabled world, Canon will continue to propose brand-new methods to record images and delight in photography by enabling video cameras to interact in both instructions, such as remote, real-time editing of images and videos recorded at outside occasions, cloud-based RAW image information editing and capture help tailored to users’ preferences.
About Canon U.S.A. Inc.
Canon U.S.A., Inc., is a leading service provider of consumer, business-to-business, and commercial digital imaging solutions to the United States and to Latin America and the Caribbean markets. With roughly $33 billion in international revenue, its parent company, Canon Inc. (NYSE: CAJ), ranks third general in U.S. patents approved in 2019 † and was called among Fortune Publication’s World’s A lot of Appreciated Business in2020 Canon U.S.A. is dedicated to its Kyosei approach of social and ecological obligation. To keep apprised of the current news from Canon U.S.A., register for the Business’s RSS news feed by going to www.usa.canon.com/rss and follow us on Twitter @CanonUSA.
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1 The CANON iMAGE GATEWAY Online Album Service will end operation in mid-March 2020, and image.canon will be a follower to the service. From the beginning of the data migration period until its service begins in early April 2020, users will not have the ability to access any image or video files or albums submitted to the CANON iMAGE ENTRANCE service.
2 Automatic file moving, offered for electronic cameras equipped with the automated file transfer function, beginning with the currently-in-development EOS R5, requires users to link the cam to a Wi-Fi access point that has actually been signed up on the camera ahead of time. Wi-Fi allowed suitable Canon electronic cameras launched before the EOS R5 will support manual file transfer. Handbook file transfer will be allowed from the start of the brand-new service in April 2020 Users can access the complete list of compatible electronic cameras on the image.canon site.
3 Original image and video files are stored for 30 days from upload. There will be no capacity restrictions for the preliminary storage, however the long-lasting storage space will be limited to 10 GB per user account. If a user does not gain access to image.canon for one (1) year, all image and video files, consisting of thumbnail files, will be deleted from the service.
4 App Shop is a registered hallmark of Apple Inc. Google Drive, Google Photos, Google One and YouTube are hallmarks of Google LLC. Adobe and Creative Cloud are either signed up trademarks or hallmarks of Adobe in the United States and other nations. Wi-Fi is a registered trademark of the Wi-Fi Alliance. Other company names, products and services mentioned in this file are hallmarks or signed up trademarks of their particular owners.
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