Canon L1 8mm Video Camcorder 1991 Ad – Scimitar Horned Oryx

Dimensions: approx. 6.5 x 10 inches

Description

Dimensions: approx. 6.5 x 10 inches

Canon ran this paper advertisement, taken from a 1991 magazine, and is one of a series of ads on endangered animals that offered wildlife information. The ad features their L1 8mm Video Camcorder. It includes a color photo of the Scimitar Horned OryxDammah – of the Dammah species – and lists its size, weight, and number in existence at the time of the advertisement. Arid grasslands in Chad, Africa are stated as the animal’s habitat range. Alain Dragesco is the photographer.