Tamron 18-400mm (Model B028) and SP 24-70mm G2 (Model A032) win DIGITAL CAMERA GRAND-PRIX 2018

September 29, 2017, Saitama, Japan – Tamron Co., Ltd. (President & CEO: Shiro Ajisaka), a leading manufacturer of optics for diverse applications, announces that its 18-400mm F/3.5-6.3 Di II VC HLD (Model B028) has won the Grand Gold Prize in the Interchangeable Lens / DSLR category and Technology Prize at the DIGITAL CAMERA GRAND-PRIX 2018. Gold Prize was also awarded to Tamron’s SP 24-70mm F/2.8 Di VC USD G2 (Model A032).

The 18-400mm F/3.5-6.3 Di II VC HLD (Model B028) lens, the world’s first* ultra-telephoto all-in-one zoom lens for APS-C DSLR cameras to achieve a focal length range of 18-400mm and a 22.2x zoom ratio, also received the “EISA PHOTO INNOVATION 2017-2018”.

* Among interchangeable lenses for DSLR cameras (As of May 2017; Tamron)

Grand Gold Prize / Technology Prize: 18-400mm F/3.5-6.3 DiⅡVC HLD (Model B028)

Gold Prize: SP 24-70mm F/2.8 Di VC USD G2 (Model A032)

About the DIGITAL CAMERA GRAND-PRIX 2018

The Digital Camera Grand-Prix is a consumer-oriented awards ceremony for all manner of digital imaging-related solutions. Winners are selected by a panel of photographers, critics and distribution-related professionals with a view to choosing optimal products with which users can also enjoy photographs and photography, and not merely the taking of photographs. Full details of results and award-winning products are distributed at retail outlets, etc., in the form of a free magazine entitled Digital Camera Grand-Prix Award-winning Product Shopping Guide.

Tamron Lenses that have received awards at the DIGITAL CAMERA GRAND-PRIX

The receipt of this prestigious grand gold award this year marks the sixth time that a Tamron lens has won an award at the DIGITAL CAMERA GRAND-PRIX.

Year Awarded Name of Award Product Name
2011 Digital Camera Grand-Prix 2011 Summer
Grand Gold Prize (Interchangeable Lens category)
18-270mm F/3.5-6.3 Di Ⅱ VC PZD (Model B008)
2012 Digital Camera Grand-Prix 2012 Summer
Grand Gold Prize (Interchangeable Lens category)
18-200mm F/3.5-6.3 Di Ⅲ VC (Model B011)
2013 Digital Camera Grand-Prix 2013 Summer
Grand Gold Prize (Interchangeable Lens category)
SP 24-70mm F/2.8 Di VC USD (Model A007)
2016 Digital Camera Grand-Prix 2016 Summer
Grand Gold Prize (Interchangeable Lens / DSLR)
SP 85mm F/1.8 Di VC USD (Model F016)
2017 Digital Camera Grand-Prix 2017 Summer
Grand Gold Prize (Interchangeable Lens / DSLR)
SP 70-200mm F/2.8 Di VC USD G2 (Model A025)
2018 Digital Camera Grand-Prix 2018
Grand Gold Prize (Interchangeable Lens / DSLR)
18-400mm F/3.5-6.3 Di II VC HLD (Model B028)

 

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