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October 19, 2009
Tamron Co., Ltd.


Two Tamron Lenses - the SP 17-50mm F/2.8 VC (Model B005) and the SP 60mm F/2 MACRO
(Model G005) - Have Won Digital Camera Grand Prix 2010 Awards.

October 19, Saitama, Japan - Tamron Co., Ltd., announced that the SP AF17-50mm F/2.8 XR Di II VC LD Aspherical [IF] (Model B005), a fast standard zoom lens featuring Tamron's proprietary tri-axial Vibration Compensation (VC) mechanism and a fast maximum aperture of F/2.8, has won the Digital Camera Grand Prix 2010 Gold Award. Also, the Tamron SP AF60mm F/2 Di II LD [IF] Macro 1:1 (Model G005), a life-size macro lens realizing a fast maximum aperture of F/2, has won the Digital Camera Grand Prix 2010 Silver Award.

gold Model B005
Prizewinner
Digital Camera Grand Prix 2010 - Gold Award - Interchangeable Lens Sector

Products
SP AF17-50mm F/2.8 XR Di II VC LD Aspherical [IF] (Model B005)



silver Model G005
Prizewinner
Digital Camera Grand Prix 2010 - Silver Award - Interchangeable Lens Sector

Products
SP AF60mm F/2 Di II LD [IF] Macro 1:1 (Model G005)


About the Digital Camera Grand Prix Awards
The Digital Camera Grand Prix awards are new awards, the Visual Grand Prix organized under the auspices of ONGEN Publishing Co., Ltd for contributing to the development of the imaging and home entertainment industry, has decided to throw light on excellent products that its award panel considers to contribute to the development of the markets related to digital still cameras and digital video cameras. The Digital Camera Grand Prix awards are given to products offering excellent performance, technology and concepts that become guidelines for users to select products, based on the results of polls by its referee board as well as the jury with participating members from Japan's leading home electronics retailers operating all over the nation.

For further information on the products, please visit the following special sites
SP AF17-50mm F/2.8 XR Di II VC LD Aspherical [IF] (Model B005) Special Site
SP AF60mm F/2 Di II LD [IF] Macro 1:1 (Model G005) Special Site