• ‘Sony FotoArabia Picathon’ Winners Make Their Nations Proud

    Sony has always been a leader in digital imaging, particularly professional videography, broadcasting and film making.  More recently Sony has invested heavily to push the envelope when it comes to professional photography and has been successful in step changing professional photography as we know it. Sony and FotoArabia, an online stock photography website specializing in Middle Eastern images, announced the winners of the highly successful ‘Sony FotoArabia Picathon’ yesterday at the grand finale in Doha.

  • Canon ‘Story Shapers’ Embark on Unique Experiences

    Canon Middle East has announced the first four winners of its first-ever Story Shapers Program, which is aimed at supporting individuals in bringing their unique stories to life or ‘story-doing’, keeping in line with its motto of promoting storytelling. The program will teach aspiring photographers how to create powerful imagery in challenging scenarios and equip them to effectively narrate these stories through images.

  • Canon awarded gold rating from EcoVadis for sustainability

    Canon, a global provider of imaging technologies and services, today announces it has been awarded the EcoVadis gold rating, for a fourth consecutive year, which positions the company within the top 5% for sustainability performance.

  • Canon awarded the Dubai Chamber of Commerce CSR Label for the sixth consecutive year

    Canon Middle East, a provider of imaging technologies and services, announced that it has been awarded the Dubai Chamber of Commerce Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Label for the sixth consecutive year. The CSR Label is in recognition of Canon’s long-term commitment to initiatives that deliver social and environmental benefits to the community.


    Canon Europe announces it has been awarded six accolades by the Technical Image Press Association (TIPA). Representing 30 industry magazines from 15 countries across five continents, it is one of the world’s leading photo imaging and press associations. Canon was first commended by TIPA in 1991, and 2018 marks the 24th year it has been recognised for technical innovations to the photography industry.  The prestigious panel meet annually to discuss the latest imaging products, and consider a range of criteria including innovation, use of leading-edge technology, design and overall product quality, to select and acknowledge the very best products across the industry.

  • Canon dives deep in a bid to support shark conservation

    Canon Middle East, the leader in imaging products and solutions, has announced their partnership with Discovery Channel ‘Shark Week’ exhibition at Dubai Aquarium & Underwater Zoo as the ‘Imaging Partner’ of the exhibition.

  • Canon enthusiasts witness the future of storytelling

    Canon Middle East, world leader in imaging solutions, unveiled the pioneering EOS R System, at the Canon Space360, the innovation and knowledge sharing platform in Dubai. The showcase was attended by Canon’s enthusiasts and key opinion leaders from the photography community, giving them a chance to exclusively witness the future of storytelling through Canon’s first full-frame mirrorless camera, the EOS R.

  • Canon partners with Nafham to deliver an online photography and film making course ‘Hekayet Sora’

    Canon has partnered with Nafham, a free online crowdsourced educational platform, to create an innovative photography and film making online course, ‘Hekayet Sora.’ The e-learning course, which falls under the Canon Academy’s umbrella, will offer Nafham students in Saudi Arabia aged between 11-18 practical training for photography and film making through a series of instructional videos.

  • Cayan Official Partner for ‘Dubai Rooftops’ Photography Workshop

    Cayan Group, the leading property developer in the Middle East, is the official partner for the ‘Dubai Rooftops’ educational photography workshop Supported by Nikon. The workshop is the brainchild of well-known photographer Dany Eid, who is the brand ambassador for Nikon in the Middle East and Asia, and partner Daniel Cheong.

  • Connecting Cultures Through Creativity

    In a bid to connect and unite the UAE’s schools and colourful cultures, Brighton College Dubai has partnered with global leader in photography, Nikon, to launch a month-long photography competition.

  • Development of AF-S NIKKOR 500mm f/5.6E PF ED VR, a fixed focal length super-telephoto lens compatible with the Nikon FX format

    Nikon Corporation (Nikon) is pleased to announce the development of the AF-S NIKKOR 500mm f/5.6E PF ED VR, a fixed focal length super-telephoto lens compatible with Nikon FX-format digital SLR cameras.

  • DEWA awards Advisory Service Contract for 200MW CSP Power Plant at Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Solar Park

    DEWA has awarded the contract for Independent Power Producer (IPP) Advisory Services for the 200MW Concentrated Solar Power (CSP) Plant to a consortium led by KPMG Lower Gulf Limited (Financial), alongside Mott MacDonald (Technical) and Ashurt (Legal). This is part of DEWA’s efforts to make significant and steady progress in increasing the percentage of renewable and clean energy in the energy mix, and support the Dubai Green Energy Strategy 2050, launched by HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, to make Dubai a global centre of clean energy and green economy.

  • DIDI Partners with FujiFilm Middle East , Urging Students to ‘Get Inspired’

    The region’s first cross-disciplinary design university, the Dubai Institute of Design and Innovation (DIDI) has partnered with FujiFilm Middle East to give students the opportunity to capture inspiring design, art and creative street culture, using the latest, top of the range photography equipment.

  • Egypt National Award Winner Revealed for World’s Biggest Photography Competition - the 2016 Sony World Photography Awards

    Egyptian photographer Hady Geneidi (19) from Cairo is today named as the winner of Egypt National Award, part of world’s biggest photography competition, the Sony World Photography Awards.

  • Enter a world of close-up perfection with the new Nikon COOLPIX P1000

    Super-telephoto shooting sees a new level of clarity and quality with the release of the new COOLPIX P1000 announced by Nikon Middle East FZE today. A compact digital camera that combines superior photographic performance for high-quality, breath-taking images with 125× optical zoom and enhanced operability for the user’s convenience, the new COOLPIX is set to be the new contender in the imaging world of optical zoom.

  • Every Day Is an Adventure with Sony’s Latest Action Cam

    Relive your every-day adventures and capture stunning point-of-view footage with Sony’s latest HDR-AS50 Action Cam. Whether you’re travelling, enjoying water sports, cycling or just strolling around, the HDR-AS50 allows you to capture those experiences and relive them in mesmerising HD movies.

  • Fujifilm Cameras & Lenses impress photography enthusiasts at GPP 2015

    Fujifilm will host Fujifilm Night with X-Photographer Zack Arias at the world’s leading photography festival


    Dubai, United Arab Emirates

    Fujifilm Middle East & Africa will showcase the company’s latest products, cameras, and lenses at GPP2015.

    Gulf Photo Plus is one of the biggest community in UAE dedicated to photography, consisting of seminars, workshops, events, and talks to educate people around the region. The community hosts a photography festival annually, bringing photographers from around world under one roof.



    GoPro, Inc. (NASDAQ: GPRO) has added a new HERO camera to the family. On sale now, HERO is a AED849, go-anywhere, capture-anything camera that makes it easy to share experiences that would be difficult to capture with a phone.  

  • International Women Photographers Award – Edition 2018 announces short-listed photographers

    More than 600 photographers from 82 countries have submitted their entries to the International Women Photographers Award (IWPA), of which 60 photographers were shortlisted. On March 1, 2018 a specially selected international jury comprising of eminent figures from the art and photography community will announce 11 finalists including one laureate.

  • National Media Council and Sony MEA join hands to conduct photography workshops

    The National Media Council (NMC) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Sony Middle East and Africa (MEA) to organise a series of photography workshops for its photographers and other media professionals.