Canon releases coffee table book capturing memories from EXPO 2020
MENA Newswire: As the first ever sole official printing and imaging partner for a world Expo, Canon Middle East had the distinct privilege of capturing the finest moments of Expo 2020 Dubai, to inspire a world of change through the power of imaging. Over the last six months, Canon helped capture memories of a lifetime and wanted to create a special commemorative coffee table book that preserved the legacy of EXPO 2020 Dubai, while also paying tribute to and saying Thank you to the EXPO Dubai 2020’s official photographers, editors and crew who used Canon cameras and lenses to immortalize this iconic event.
The first copies of the book entitled EXPO 2020 Dubai – Memories From The Greatest Show On Earth were presented to distinguished partners and sponsors of Expo 2020 Dubai by Venkatasubramanian (Subbu) Hariharan, Managing Director, Canon Middle East and Turkey, at a private event at EXPO 2020 Dubai.
“It has been an honor for us to sponsor EXPO 2020 Dubai – this has undoubtedly been a once-in-a-lifetime experience for everyone involved and we wanted to ensure that we safeguarded its legacy for generations to come. It was important for us to immortalize the best moments of EXPO 2020 Dubai and offer a glimpse into what is possible when we are all united in our goal of creating meaningful change through ‘connecting Minds, creating the future’” said Hariharan.
“Through this book we celebrate the spirit of Expo 2020 Dubai, as well as the hard work and commitment of the official EXPO Dubai 2020 photographers, editors and crew who worked so tirelessly to bring these images to life. An event like EXPO 2020 Dubai deserves to live on, and we hope that people will be able to relive the best of EXPO 2020 Dubai through this beautiful book,” he added.
EXPO 2020 Dubai – Memories From The Greatest Show On Earth contains the best images taken by the 12 official photographers of EXPO 2020 Dubai, who were asked to share their top pictures that captured the spirit, energy and vibrancy of this global event. The final 41 images span all aspects of the event from pavilions, concerts, architectural spectacles, inspirational leaders, celebrity attendees to happy visitors. Leveraging its 80+ year history in visual storytelling and driven by its commitment to Kyosei, the philosophy of living and working together for the common good, Canon is proud to be able to share memories of EXPO 2020 Dubai with future generations.