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CANON FUTURE FOCUS

Future Focus connects photography and filmmaking students to the professional community. Join the community to hear about the Canon Student Development Programme and upcoming opportunities launching later this year.

CANON STUDENT DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMME

Learn from the pros

Future Focus is kicking off with the Canon Student Development Programme digital event between the 1st – 4th September. Students will learn from Canon Ambassadors, industry leaders and inspirational editors during online talks, portfolio review sessions and seminars.
Canon Student Development Programme

The student programme focused on making you a professional

Find out more about our exclusive Canon student discounts and Student Development Programme mentorships, to help you take the leap into the pro world.

  • Canon Student Discounts

    PHOTOGRAPHY AND FILMMAKING STUDENT DISCOUNT

    Canon student discounts

    The right kit can help turn your vision into reality. Save money on Canon equipment and accessories.

  • Canon Student Development Programme mentorships

    PHOTOGRAPHY AND VIDEOGRAPHY MENTORSHIPS

    Canon Student Development Programme mentorships

    Students selected for the Development Programme will be partnered with a professional mentor. They’ll have opportunities to gain feedback and guidance from their mentor to help them prepare and curate a strong portfolio. From September the students can present their work during virtual group review sessions. This will give them the best chance when stepping into the pro world.

  • CANON FUTURE FOCUS

    Success story

    Discover Ksenia Kuleshova’s experiences of the Canon Student Development Programme. Learn how Ksenia became not only a professional photographer but also a Canon Ambassador, capturing inspirational and compelling stories worldwide.
    Canon Future Focus editorial with Ksenia Kuleshova

    Activities coming later this year

    Canon Future Focus is growing. Check here for updates about our events calendar.

  • Future Focus Events Calendar

    PHOTOGRAPHY AND VIDEOGRAPHY ONLINE EVENTS

    Events calendar

    We’ll help you discover photography and film making events happening near you. Launching soon.

  • CANON STUDENT DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMME

    Be a part of the community

    Get the most out of our student programme with access to mentorships, portfolio reviews, exclusive discounts and live event calendars by joining the Canon Future Focus community.

    Learn from the pros themselves and sharpen your skills with our in-depth editorial articles.

  • A photography student wearing a yellow coat studies an A3 image printed on a Canon imagePROGRAF PRO-300 printer, which is on the table next to her.

    ARTICLE

    Give your printed portfolio a professional edge

    Even on a student budget, you can stand out from the crowd with a printed portfolio that does full justice to your photographic skills.

  • ARTICLE

    How to pitch to photo editors – insider tips

    Want to get published? Three professional photo editors reveal the dos and don'ts of successful story pitching.

  • EVENTS

    Experts share how to impress with your photography portfolio

    A top magazine editor provides her tips on preparing the perfect photography portfolio, from the images you choose to the design of the portfolio itself.

  • EVENTS

    Students’ views on the future of photojournalism

    The next generation of photojournalists met Magnum photographers at Visa pour l’Image and shared their hopes and plans for their futures.

  • Events

    Pro business advice for breaking into photojournalism

    Leading photojournalists and photo editors share their tips for making a career in the industry.

  • Events

    Expert tips for developing and editing a story

    Do you know when a photo story is complete? What it takes to get it published? Find out here...

  • Events

    How important is video to a future photojournalist?

    With demand for video ever growing, how do the next generation of photojournalists feel about its creative uses and their ability to shoot it?

  • ARTICLE

    Photojournalists debate: what's keeping women out?

    At the Visa Pour l’Image photojournalism festival, three Canon Female Photojournalist Award winners discuss the barriers women face.

  • Events

    When subjects become the storytellers: Unfiltered

    How Canon and the ICRC's Unfiltered project gives people in unstable areas the tools and training to tell their own stories through photography.

  • EVENTS

    Students' views on the future of photojournalism

    How the next generation of photojournalists learnt from working professionals at Visa pour l'Image 2018.

  • Related products

    Check out the Canon kit that can help push your photography and filmmaking to a professional level.

  • Canon Camera

    EOS R Adapters - Lens Adapters

    Experience full EF and EF-S lens compatibility with our range of EOS R Adapters. These built-to-last adapters are engineered for seamless EOS R performance.

  • Mirrorless Cameras

    EOS R6

    Whatever you shoot, however you shoot it, the EOS R6 lets you be creative in ways you never thought possible.

  • Mirrorless Cameras

    EOS R

    Full-frame mirrorless camera that opens up new creative opportunities for photographers and filmmakers.

  • Mirrorless Cameras

    EOS RP

    A small, lightweight and intuitive full-frame mirrorless camera designed for travel and everyday photography.

  • RF Lenses

    RF 35mm F1.8 MACRO IS STM

    A fast-aperture 35mm f/1.8 macro lens for wide-angle perspective, close focusing and Hybrid IS.

  • Standard Lens

    RF 50mm F1.8 STM

    A compact, quiet and lightweight 50mm RF prime lens, with a wide f/1.8 aperture, perfect for harnessing your creative vision.

  • RF Lenses

    RF 600mm F11 IS STM

    A revolutionary super telephoto lens that is compact and lightweight, ideal for wildlife, travel safari or trainspotting photographers.

  • Lenses for EOS R

    RF 24-105mm F4L IS USM

    Lightweight and versatile 24-105mm f/4 L-series zoom with fast, silent autofocus and 5-stops of image stabilisation.

  • RF Lenses

    RF 24-240mm F4-6.3 IS USM

    A versatile 10x zoom for the EOS R system, offering huge flexibility in a single portable lens.

  • Lenses for DSLR

    EF 8-15mm f/4L Fisheye USM

    A L-series fisheye zoom lens offering a choice of full frame or circular image and a wide angle of view.

  • Professional Flash

    Speedlite 600EX II-RT

    Take complete control even in the most demanding situations.

  • Wireless Transmitter

    Speedlite Transmitter ST-E3-RT

    Fire compatible radio-frequency Speedlite flashguns over distances of up to 30m.

  • Cinema EOS System

    EOS C70

    The EOS C70 is a new generation RF Mount Cinema EOS camera with a Super 35mm DGO 4K sensor designed to bridge DILC and Cinema Cameras.

  • Cinema EOS System

    EOS C200

    Enter a world of 4K Cinema EOS fimmaking with ultimate flexibility and ease of use.

  • Professional Photo Printers

    imagePROGRAF PRO-300

    A desktop imagePROGRAF professional printer delivering A3+ gallery quality prints with an easy workflow for confident printing.

  • Professional Photo Printers

    imagePROGRAF PRO-1000

    Print in stunning quality with a 12-ink system up to A2.

  • XA45/XA40

    Ultra-compact, professional palm-sized 4K XA-series camcorder with a 20x optical zoom lens

  • XA55/XA50

    A 1.0-type CMOS sensor compact 4K cam-corder with Dual Pixel CMOS AF, 15x optical zoom lens and 3G-SDI (XA55 only)

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