Tokyo, Japan—Camera Grand Prix, established in September 1963 and sponsored by Camera Journal Press Club, announced the four winners of this year’s awards.
Under the management of the executive committee of the Camera Grand Prix is a collection of magazine journalists who are in charge of selecting the best still camera model of the year. In addition, Camera Grand Prix recognizes the best interchangeable-lens launched in Japan and other outstanding photography products based on popular appeal, topicality and the spirit of innovation. This year’s winning products follow.
Camera Grand Prix 2012 Grand Prix Award: Nikon D800 digital SLR.
Camera Grand Prix 2012 Lens Award: Canon EF8-15mm f/4L Fisheye USM.
Best Camera Grand Prix 2012 Choice Award: Nikon D800. This award was established to commemorate the 25th anniversary of the Camera Grand Prix in 2008 and is selected based on the vote of general users in a dedicated website.
Camera Press Club Grand Prix Awards 2012: These awards are selected by the council members of the Camera Journal Press Club. Sony NEX-7 camera. Olympus M.Zuiko Digital 45mm f/1.8 lens.