Fostering innovation: Canon Canada presents Mathew Ho and Asad Muhammad with new cameras after Lego man's trip into space.

TORONTO, Feb. 6, 2012 /CNW/ - Canon Canada is thrilled to congratulate Toronto teens, Mathew Ho and Asad Muhammad, on the success of their remarkable feat that carried a Lego passenger 80,000 feet above the Earth via a weather balloon. Using two Canon cameras, that were programmed to take photos every 20 seconds, the teens were able to document the entire journey with sharp images.  Upon reading their story, Canon Canada decided to recognize the two teens on February 3, 2012 with new Canon cameras in the hopes that Matthew and Asad continue to develop inspirational and innovative projects and capture their stories with creative images.

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Image with caption: "Wayne Doyle, Senior Manager, Corporate Communications at Canon Canada, congratulates Toronto teens Mathew Ho and Asad Muhammad with new cameras in Toronto, Ontario, upon hearing the success of their story that sent a Lego passenger 80,000 feet above the Earth into space.(CNW Group/Canon Canada Inc.)". Image available at:

SOURCE Canon Canada Inc.

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Wayne Doyle
Senior Manager, Corporate Communications
Canon Canada Inc.

Riddhi Gandhi
Account Manager
Edelman Canada

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Canon Canada Inc.

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