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 Expert Compact Camera – Canon PowerShot G5 X


The G5 X is a 20.2MP camera with a 1-inch High Sensitivity CMOS sensor and DIGIC 6 processor that can deliver nearly 6 fps still images and Full HD video. The integral 24-100mm lens (equivalent) has a maximum aperture of f/1.8 that drops to only f/2.8 at the telephoto setting, a 9-blade aperture and close focusing of 5.08cm (2 inches). A built-in eye sensor switches from the EVF to the touchscreen on the 3-inch Vari-angle LCD.


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