We are proud to announce this year's nominated products for the prestigious Macworld Awards 2008.

Now in their 13th year, the awards, voted on by Macworld readers and Editors, are considered a benchmark throughout the industry. The prestigious awards ceremony is a much looked-forward to annual tradition; and this year we have chosen the prestigious Indig02 at the 02 as our awards venue.

This year's nominated products are:

Apple product of the year

Aperture 2
iMac
iPhone
Logic Express 8
MacBook Air
OS X 10.5 Leopard

Best storage product

Data Robotics - Drobo
FirmTek - SeriTek/5PM
Iomega - UltraMax
LaCie - D2 Quadra
Sonnet – Fusion F2 and Tempo 34 eSATA Interface
Western Digital - MyBook Studio

Best OS X consumer software

C-Command Software - SpamSieve 2.6
FileMaker - Bento
Parallels - Parallels Desktop 3
Prosoft - Drive Genius 2
Roxio - Toast 9
VMWare - Fusion

Best iPod accessory

Denon - AH-C551
iHome - iH8
Intempo - iDS-05
Logic 3 - JiveBox
Logitech - AudioStation
Sennheiser HD 212 Pro

Best iPhone accessory

Contour Design - iSee for iPhone v3
Gear4 - iVak
Griffin - SmartTalk
iSkin - revo
Shure – Music Phone Adapter (MPA)
zCover - iSAglove Armband Set

Best consumer audio product

Bowers & Wilkins - Zeppelin
Ferguson Hill - FH0007
JBL - Spot
M-Audio - Studiophile AV 40
Parrot - Boombox
Voix - MPX & MPY

Creative hardware product of the year

Canon - HG10
Datacolor - Spyder3Elite
Epson - PictureMate Zoom PM 290
NEC - Multisync LCD2090UXi
Sony - HDR-HC3E
Wacom - Cintiq 12WX

Creative design software of the year

Autodesk - Maya 2008
Corel - Painter X
Informatix Software - Piranesi 5
Luxology - Modo 302
Nemetschek - VectorWorks 2008
Quark – Dynamic Publishing Solution

Creative web product of the year

Adobe - Contribute CS3
Adobe - ColdFusion 8
MacRabbit - CSSEdit 2.6
Panic - Coda
RealMac Software - RapidWeaver 3.6.6
Softpress - Freeway 5

Professional photo and print imaging product of the year

Canon – EOS 40D
Epson - Stylus Pro 3800
Fujifilm – FinePix S5 Pro
HP - Designjet Z3100 Photo Printer
Nikon - D300
Pentax - K100D

Professional video product of the year

Adobe - Creative Suite 3 Production Premium
Gridiron Software - Nucleo Pro 2.0
Panasonic – HPX500
Red Digital Cinema - Red One
Sony - HVR-Z7
The Foundry - Nuke 5

Best consumer hardware product

Belkin - N1 Wireless Router
Elgato - Turbo 264
Iiyama - Prolite E2201W
Kensington – SlimBlade Media Mouse
Kodak - EasyShare EX811
Wacom - Bamboo Fun

Entertainment product of the year

Aspyr - Guitar Hero III
Big Fish Games - Peggle Deluxe
CCP - Eve Online
EA - Command & Conquer 3: Tiberium Wars
Feral - Colin McRae Rally Mac
Harmonix - Phase for iPod

Best consumer photo product

Adobe - Photoshop Elements 6
Corel - Painter Essentials 4
Epson - Stylus Photo R360
Lexmark - X4850
Nikon - Coolpix P5100
Panasonic - Lumix DMC-FX100

Best productivity hardware

Brother - HL-4070CDW
Konica Minolta - magicolor 8650dn
Lexmark - X500n
OKI - C8800n
Panda - GateDefender Integra 300
Xerox - Phaser 6180

Best productivity software

Archiware - PresSTORE 3
FileMaker - FileMaker Pro 9
Microsoft - Office 2008 for Mac
MYOB - AccountEdge 2008
SPSS Inc - SPSS 16.0
The Omni Group - OmniFocus

Education product of the year

ConceptDraw – MINDMAP Pro 5
Mindjet - MindManager 7
NovaMind - NovaMind 4
Rosetta Stone - Rosetta Stone 3
Starry Night - Starry Night Apollo
Wolfram - Mathematica 6

There will also be three awards with products nominated by Macworld readers. These are: Best hardware (non-Apple); Best software (non-Apple) and Best reseller.

Click here for more information on how to vote in the Macworld Awards. One lucky voter will win a Mac Pro worth £1,749 courtesy of Square Group.