TIPA Awards 2016 : and the winners are…
Each year, editors from the Technical Image Press Association (TIPA) member magazines meet for their General Assembly to vote for the best photo and imaging products launched by the industry in the last 12 months. In 2016, the voting took place during the General Assembly that was held on 1st April in San Francisco, USA. The trophies for the 26th year of TIPA Awards will be presented to the winning companies during photokina in Cologne on the 20th September.
Best Aps-C DSLR Expert – Nikon D500
The Nikon DX format camera features a 20.9MP CMOS sensor teamed with the company’s Expeed 5 processor. ISO range is 100-51,200, expandable to 50-1,640,000. The Nikon D500 can deliver up to 10 fps shooting with AF and AE, with an enhanced buffer for up to 79 shots of uncompressed RAW (NEF) images. Along with stills the D500 can deliver 4K UHD video at up to 30p and Full HD at various user-selectable frame rates. For viewing and shooting ease there is a tilting 3.2-inch 2,359K dot touch screen LCD. The camera can record on both XQD and SD card slots and is compatible with Nikon’s SnapBridge image transfer and sharing feature.