Epson Perfection V850 Pro

The Photo Scanner category has not been included in the TIPA Awards selections for many years, but the introduction of the Epson Perfection V850 Pro inspired members to bring it back. The V850 Pro allows for scanning of all film sizes up to 4×5 inches using the supplied frames, and up to 8×10 inches without … Read more

Panasonic LUMIX DMC-FT6 (TS6)

Compact is the trend in rugged cameras and the Panasonic DMC-FT6(TS6) packs a lot of features into a small package. It can handle underwater depths to 43 feet (13 metres) and drops from 6.6 feet (2 metres), and still keep shooting in temperatures as low as 14F (-10C). Trail aids such as on-board GPS, barometer … Read more

Zeiss Loxia Line

Designed for those whose passion is engagement in the picture-making process, ZEISS Loxia lens are manual focus and aperture setting lenses made specifically for Sony e-mount full-frame cameras. There are two current lenses in the line-up, both with a maximum aperture of f/2—a 35mm and a 50mm. The 35mm lens is based on a Biogon … Read more

Epson SureColor P600

This 8-colour photo printer features sheet and roll feed, the ability to print on CDs and DVDs, and USB and Ethernet connections plus wireless options. Its Epson UltraChrome HD ink has been reformulated with pigmented inks that include Light Black, Light Light Black, Photo Black and Matte Black cartridges, which give a good indication of … Read more

Panasonic LUMIX DMC-GM5

Measuring a mere 59.5mm high (2.34 inches) by 98.5mm wide (3.88 inches), the 211gm (0.46 lb) Panasonic DMC-GM5 is a very compact and highly portable Micro Four-Thirds CSC. The camera’s Live View finder has 100% coverage and contains 1.16M RGB dots; its Digital Live View MOS sensor delivers 16MP. For connectivity, the user can simply … Read more


Today’s photographers require a large arsenal of tools to maintain competitiveness and build profits in a connected world, and Zenfolio can be thought of as a one-stop shop for all their needs. The company offers two main options: a display and sharing service for the enthusiast photographer, and marketing and transactional services for those who … Read more

Eyefi Mobi Pro

Making transfer of images easy from card to a variety of devices, this 32GB SDHC, class 10 card can be used to selectively transfer JPEG and RAW format stills and video wirelessly. Using an easy setup protocol, it can connect to IOS and Android devices as well as PC and Mac laptops and desktop computers. … Read more

Pentax 645Z

With an imaging area of 43.8 x 32.8mm, the 51.4 MP CMOS sensor in the Pentax 645Z is about 1.7X larger than those found in full-frame DSLRs. The camera can deliver 3 frames per second with 10-image burst capability in Raw and up to 30 in Large JPEG format. The tiltable 3.2 inch LCD monitor … Read more

Fujifilm X100T

The 16.3 MP APS-C X-Trans CMOS II sensor and EXR processor in the Fujfillm X100T delivers impressive options and capabilities in this compact, integral lens (f/2, approximately 35mm equivalent) camera. The high-resolution optical Advanced Hybrid Viewfinder (2.360K-dot) has a rangefinder aspect to it. By turning the focusing ring users can select Focus Peaking and Digital … Read more

Pentax K-S2

The Pentax K-S2 is a good match for enthusiast photographers and features a 20MP CMOS sensor without a low pass filter. It has a weather and dust resistant body, offers an optical pentaprism (100% field of view) and is the first Pentax DSLR with a Vari-angle LCD (3-inch, 921K dots). The compact body incorporates a … Read more