These concepts are the most exciting cameras Canons brought to CES in years
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Tucked in a corner on a shelf at Canons booth are the two most exciting cameras the company has brought to CES in years. Theyre not wholly unique ideas (and one of them doesnt even work yet), but compared to the iterative releases and myriad of camcorders that usually make up Canons announcements for this particular show, theyre a welcome breath of fresh air.
The concept camera that does work is shaped a bit like the Samsung Gear 360, though it only has one lens. That lens and the sensor architecture sit on a movable platform inside the cameras dome, which itself can quickly swivel a full 360 degrees.
The point is for the camera to be able to follow and film objects or faces in almost any direction. Canon imagines it using AI to…