Mother’s Day 2017 is just round the corner in Singapore, taking place on 14th May 2017. Have you bought your Mother’s Day gift yet? Or are you still thinking and planning what Mother’s Day gift to get for your Mother?

Don’t worry, let me share with you some Mother’s Day gift ideas from Canon!

For the tech-savvy mum
EOS M6

If you have a tech-savvy mum, then the EOS M6 is the perfect gift for her this Mothers’ Day.  Equipped with 24.2-Megapixel APS-C CMOS sensor and DIGIC 7 image processor, the EOS M6 delivers crisp image quality with low noise. The EOS M6 also supports full HD at 60p, allowing mum to capture smooth and beautiful video footages. The EOS M6 is compatible with the electronic viewfinder EVF-DC2, a smaller and lighter EVF that helps mum capture the perfect shot, and more importantly help keep the glare from the sunlight out of her eyes. Through the use of Wi-Fi and NFC connectivity, your mum can easily transfer the images from the camera to her phone, and of course, uploading it onto Instagram.

·       Dual Pixel CMOS AF

·       Intuitive user experience with improved ergonomic

·       Seamless with Bluetooth Low Energy technology

EOS M6 (Body) $1,039
EOS M6 Kit (EF-M15-45 IS STM) $1,199
EOS M6 kit (EF M18-150 IS STM) $1,639
EVF- DC2 $329

For the fashionista
G9 X Mark II ($669)

Is your mum searching for a stylish camera for the season? Well, look no further. The newest addition to Canon’s line of premium compact camera will be a perfect gift for all trendy mums. Available in Black and Silver, the sleek and powerful G9 X Mark II is easy to use and impressively fast at start-up. Furthermore, with its 20.1-megapixels sensor and DIGIC 7 image processor, your mum will not have to worry about the poor lighting conditions that will ruin her picture-perfect moment.
·       1.0 inch-type 20.1-megapixel CMOS sensor & 3x optical zoom

·       206g sleek and portable body with 3.0-inch touch panel LCD screen

·       Wi-Fi / NFC and low-energy Bluetooth connectivity

For the adventurer
PowerShot SX430 IS ($339)

Nifty and lightweight, the PowerShot SX430 IS is the perfect travel companion for your mum. Equipped with DIGIC 4+ image processor and 45x Optical Zoom technology, your mum can now capture wonderful moments of her wanderlust adventures anytime, anywhere. Besides, with the built-in Wi-Fi/NFC capabilities, she can also share her travel moments almost instantaneously via the Camera Connect app.
·       45x Optical Zoom with 90x ZoomPlus technology

·       20.0-megapixels sensor with DIGIC 4+ image processor

·       Intelligent image stabiliser

·       Wi-Fi & NFC

For the creative artist
PIXMA TS8070 ($299)

If your mum loves to do more than just printing photos, the PIXMA TS8070 is definitely worth considering. Available in Red, Black and Brown, the wireless all-in-one printer will be a favourite among creative mums. With the new square photo paper and sticker media, mums will enjoy the creative options to keep cherished memories in print. Besides delivering high quality prints and documents with its six-colour hybrid ink system, the printer is also packed with scan and copy functionality. It is no wonder why mum will need this power-packed printer.

·       Print, Scan, Copy

·       ISO standard print speed (A4): up to 15.0ipm mono / 10.0ipm colour

·       Photo Speed (4 x 6″): Approx. 21secs. (borderless)

For the k-drama lover
RAYO i8 ($749)

Does your mum often binge-watch the latest K-drama on her smartphone? Maybe, it’s time to get her a mini projector, enabling her to comfortably lie back and watch her shows, instead of squinting to look at her screen. Packed with wireless functionality and high-pixel resolution, the RAYO i8 allows your mum to play and enlarge any K-drama video to a 158” image onto virtually any surface with her smart gadgets. We are sure she’ll definitely love this more than her smartphone and TV!
·       854 x 480 (WVGA) screen pixel resolution

·       Energy Efficient Battery

·       Wireless Functionality

Wishing all a Happy Mother’s Day 2017!

* Information and pictures courtesy of Canon Singapore and Ogilvy Public Relations *