2017 Lucie Technical Awards

finalists & winners

BEST INSTANT CAMERA

*WINNER: Fujifilm instax SQUARE SQ10

Leica Sofort

Lomo Instant Automat Glass Magellan

MiNT SLR670-S Noir

Polaroid SNAP Touch Instant Digital Camera

 

BEST FIXED-LENS COMPACT CAMERA

*WINNER: Fujifilm X100F

Canon PowerShot G9 X Mark II

LUMIX DC-ZS70

Sony RX 100V

 

BEST ACTION CAMERA

*WINNER: Olympus TOUGH TG-5

FUJIFILM FinePix XP120

GoPro Hero5 Black

KODAK PIXPRO ORBIT360 4K

Nikon KeyMission 170

Ricoh WG-50

Sony FDR-X3000R

 

BEST SMALL FORMAT SYSTEM CAMERA

*WINNER: Panasonic Lumix GH5

Canon EOS Rebel SL2

Fujifilm X-T20

Leica TL2

Nikon D7500

Pentax KP

 

BEST FULL FRAME SYSTEM CAMERA

*WINNER: Sony a9

Canon EOS 5D Mark IV

Canon EOS 6D Mark II

Leica M10

 

BEST WIDE ANGLE ZOOM LENS

*WINNER: Sigma 12-24mm F4 DG HSM Art

Canon EF 16-35mm f/2.8L III USM

Nikon AF-P DX NIKKOR 10-20mm f/4.5-5.6G VR

Sony 16-35mm f/2.8 GM

Sony FE 12-24mm f/4 G

 

BEST MEDIUM RANGE ZOOM LENS

*WINNER: Tamron SP 24-70mm f/2.8 Di VC USD G2

Canon EF 24-105mm f/4L IS II USM

Sigma 24-70mm f/2.8 DG OS HSM Art

 

BEST TELEPHOTO ZOOM LENS

*WINNER: Nikon AF-S 70-200mm f/2.8E FL ED VR

Canon EF 70-300mm f/4-5.6 IS II USM

Sigma 100-400mm F5-6.3 DG OS HSM Contemporary

Tamron SP 70-200mm F/2.8 Di VC USD G2

 

BEST SPECIAL PURPOSE LENS

*WINNER: Sigma 14mm F1.8 DG HSM Art

Canon EF-S 35mm f/2.8 Macro IS STM

Nikon AF-S Nikkor Fisheye 8-15mm F3.5-4.5E ED

Nikon PC Nikkor 19mm f/4E ED

 

BEST MEDIUM FORMAT SYSTEM CAMERA

*WINNER: Fujifilm GFX 50S

Hasselblad X1D-50c

Phase One XF IQ3 100MP Achromatic

 

BEST CAMERA DRONE

*WINNER: DJI Mavic Pro

DJI Phantom 4 Advanced

DJI Phantom 4 Pro

DJI Spark

GDU Byrd Premium 2.0

 

BEST CAMERA BAG

*WINNER: Think Tank Photo Airport Advantage

Gitzo Century Traveler Messenger Bag

Lowepro Flipside 300 AW II

Manfrotto Pro Light 3N1-36

Manfrotto Pro Light Bumblebee-230

MindShift Gear PhotoCross™ 13

ThinkTank Photo Spectral™ 10

Think Tank Photo StreetWalker Rolling Backpack V2.0

Vanguard Alta Sky 51D

 

BEST TRIPOD

*WINNER: 3 Legged Thing Equinox Leo Carbon Fibre Tripod System & AirHed Switch

BENRO Slim Carbon Fiber TSL08CN00 Tripod

Gitzo GT3543XLS Series 3 Systematic Tripod XL

Vanguard Alta Pro 2+ 263AB100

Vanguard VEO 2 265CB Carbon Fiber

 

BEST CONTINUOUS LIGHT SOURCE

*WINNER: ARRI SkyPanel S120-C

Fluotec AURALUX 100 LED Fresnel

Fotodiox PopSpot J-500

Hive Lighting Wasp 100-C™

Polaroid Flexible LED Lighting Panel with 4-Channel Remote Control

Rotolight AEOS

 

BEST SPEEDLIGHT

*WINNER: Metz Mecablitz M400

Canon MT-26EX-RT Macro Twin Lite

Godox Witstro AD200 Pocket Flash

Hähnel MODUS 600RT

Yongnuo YN686EX-RT TTL

 

BEST PHOTO EDITING SOFTWARE

*WINNER: Capture One Pro 10.1

Adobe Photoshop CC 2017.1.1

Alien Skin Exposure X2

Aurora HDR 2017

LandscapePro 2

Macphun Luminar

On1 Photo RAW 2017 VERSION 2017.6

Topaz Labs Studio

 

BEST SOFTWARE PLUGIN

*WINNER: Macphun Luminar

Alien Skin Exposure X2

Aurora HDR 2017

ShotFlow One

 

BEST BACKUP SOLUTION

*WINNER: LaCie 2big Dock Thunderbolt 3

G-Technology G-DRIVE® USB-C™

Promise Technology Pegasus3 R8

QNAP TVS-882ST3

Samsung Portable SSD T5

Seagate Backup Plus Portable 5TB Drive

Synology DS1517+

 

BEST INDUSTRIAL DESIGN

*WINNER: Leica M10

DJI Mavic Pro

DJI Spark

Fujifilm GFX 50S

Hive Lighting Wasp 100-C™

Leica TL2

Manfrotto Xume Lens Adapter 77mm

Westcott Omega Reflector 360