The Technical Image Press Association (TIPA) has announced the winners of the annual awards for photo and imaging products for the past year.

The following list shows products that have been nominated as ‘best products’ for the past year by technical editors from  28 member magazines from 15 countries on five continents, and also has a cooperative partnership with the CJPC (Camera Journal Press Club), representing 11 top photography magazines in Japan.
 Best Digital Professional Camera System: Pentax 645Z
 Best Digital SLR Expert: Canon EOS 7D Mark II
 Best Digital SLR Advanced: Nikon D810
 Best Digital SLR Entry Level: Nikon D5500; Pentax K-S2
 Best Hybrid Photo/Video Camera Expert: Sony α7S
 Best Hybrid Photo/Video Camera Advanced:Panasonic LUMIX DMC LX100
 Best Premium Camera: Fujifilm X100T
 Best CSC Expert: Samsung NX1
 Best CSC Advanced: Olympus OM-D E-M5 Mark ll
 Best CSC Entry Level: Sony α5100; Panasonic LUMIX DMC-GM5
 Best Expert Compact Camera: Fujifilm X30
 Best Superzoom Camera: Nikon COOLPIX P610
 Best Easy Compact Camera: CanonIXUS 160 / IXUS 165 / IXUS 170
 Best Rugged Compact Camera: Panasonic LUMIX DMC-FT6 (TS6)
 Best Professional DSLR Lens: CanonEF11-24mm f/4L USM
 Best Expert DSLR Lens: Canon EF 100-400mm f/4.5-5.6L IS II USM
 Best Entry Level DSLR Lens: SIGMA 18-300mm F3.5-6.3 DC MACRO OS HSM | Contemporary
 Best Interchangeable Lens:Zeiss Loxia Line
 Best CSC Expert Lens: Fujinon XF 16-55mm f/2.8 R LM WR
 Best CSC Entry-Level Lens: Tamron 14-150mm f/3.5-5.8 Di III
 Best ActionCam: Ricoh WG-M1
 Best Imaging Storage Solutions: Eyefi Mobi Pro
 Best Lighting System: Nissin Air System
 Best Portable Lighting System: Profoto B2
 Best Tripod: Manfrotto BeFree Carbon, series
 Best Accessory: Zenfolio;  UniqBall Ball Head
 Best Technology and Design: Leica T (typ 701); Lytro Illum
 Best Imaging Software: PhaseOne Capture One Pro 8
 Best Photo Printer: Epson SureColor P600
 Best Inkjet Paper: Canson Infinity Photo Lustre Premium RC 310 gsm
 Best Photo Scanner: Epson Perfection V850 Pro
 Best Mobile Imaging Device: Sony ILCE-QX1
 Best Large Display: LG Digital Cinema 4K Monitor (Model 31MU97Z)
 Best Photo Bag: Think Thank Photo Airport International LE Classic
 Best Photo Projector: Epson EH-LS10000 Projector
 Full details of the awards can be found at