Lars Boering appointed new World Press Photo Managing Director
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Lévy-Leblond to chair World Press Photo Multimedia Contest jury
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Michael Nichols named Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2014
© Michael Nichols/Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2014
Michele McNally to chair the 2015
World Press Photo Contest jury
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CPN News reports on the latest Canon pro photo and video products and announcements, major events and exhibitions, plus the key professional photography stories hitting the headlines.
11/14 Canon announces the new EF100-400mm f/4.5-5.6L IS II USM lens, which features new optical technology and improved Image Stabilisation.
11/14 World Press Photo has announced that Lars Boering is to become its new Managing Director, taking up the post from January 2015.
10/14 Marianne Lévy-Leblond from Arte France has been announced as chair of the 2015 World Press Photo Multimedia Contest jury.
10/14 Canon Master Michael Nichols has been named as Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2014 with an infrared image of resting lions.
10/14 The New York Times’ Assistant Managing Editor Michele McNally has been announced as chair of the 2015 World Press Photo Contest jury.
10/14 The EOS C100 Mark II, Canon’s new Cinema EOS camera, features Dual Pixel CMOS Autofocus as standard and Face Detection AF.
10/14 Canon has revealed the CN20x 50 IAS H E1/P1 cine-servo zoom that boasts a stunning 50-1500mm focal length range and superb 4K image quality.
10/14 Canon has launched a new XEED projector, the WUX6000, featuring a stunning 6000 lumens brightness and 2000:1 contrast ratio.