We listened to your nominations, read industry reviews, tested the finalists with our own eyes and came up with winners in the first annual TWIP Photo Hardware Product of the Year Award – the 2008 edition.

We picked two categories for this first year’s awards. Photo-related software and camera hardware. There were many products worthy of our award, but we had to narrow it down.

In the hardware category, we decided on cameras. Once we had that decision made, we needed to decide WHICH camera. We knew this could get political quickly, but also decided that we can’t control what other people think. We made the decision based on our interpretation of the facts. Continue reading