Canon Developer Community
Are You a Coder with a  Great Idea?  Canon's Camera Control API allows you to remotely control a Canon camera to adjust settings, capture photos/videos and download images.  How would you implement this technology in a new application?
Learn More About the API (click here to learn more) | Brainstorm Your Concept  |  Submit Your Great Idea   |   Semi Finalists, Code Your Idea and Bring it to Life!
From February 20th through March 29th learn more about Canon's Camera Control API and submit your idea for a new application!  Five Semi Finalists who are selected to advance to the coding phase will enter for a chance to win a $5,000 Grand Prize!  The top 5 submissions will be given a coupon code to redeem for a PowerShot SX70 HS Developer Version Camera that you'll use when you advance to the final phase of the contest!  One Grand Prize winner will receive a $5,000 Mastercard Gift Card.
February 20th - Contest begins!  Learn more about the API and submit a description of your idea  |  March 29 - First Phase closes, all ideas must be submitted by 11:59pm ET.  |   April 12 - Semi finalits will be notified and details will be provided.  Get ready to start coding!  |  May 17 - Submit a video of your working demo utilizing the Canon Camera Control API and the PowerShot SX70 HS Developer Version Camera  |  May 24 -  Grand Prize Winner is notified.
Click here to submit your entry.
Learn more about Canon's Camera Control API