Macworld has announced the second round of nominations for the Macworld Awards, with winners to be announced at an awards ceremony on 21 June. 

Now in its 17th year, the Macworld Awards are THE event in the UK Mac calendar, recognising the products and vendors that make a significant contribution throughout the year. The winners will be chosen by the Macworld editorial team and Macworld's army of enthusiastic readers. We celebrate the most innovative and successful products and companies in the Mac community for their achievements and contributions to the industry. 

You can vote in the Reader Awards here

Macworld Awards 2012 - Editors' Awards

Apple product of the year
NEW ENTRY: The New iPad 
iPhone 4S
OS X Lion
MacBook Air 11in
Final Cut Pro 10.0.3


Best consumer storage product
NEW ENTRY - Still to be confirmed 
Western Digital, TV Live Hub
Hitachi, Touro Mobile Pro
Seagate, GoFlex Ultra Portable
Verbatim, Store n Go
Freecom, Mobile Drive Mg U&F

Best professional storage product
NEW ENTRY - G-TECH, G-RAID with Thunderbolt 
Freecom, SilverStore 2-Drive NAS
Iomega, StorCentre ix2-200
LaCie, Little Big Disk Thunderbolt
Promise, Pegasus R6
Synology, DiskStation DS2411+

Best consumer camera
NEW ENTRY - Panasonic, Lumix DMC-GX1
Nikon, Coolpix S1200pj
Olympus, E-P3
Canon, Powershot S100
Fujifilm, FinePix F600EXR
Sony, Cyber-shot DSC-HX9V

Best DSLR camera
NEW ENTRY - Fujifilm X-Pro1 
Nikon, D5100
Canon, EOS 600D
Pentax, K-5
Sony, Alpha A55
Panasonic, Lumix DMC-GF3

Consumer hardware product of the year
NEW ENTRY - Still to be confirmed  
Mobee, Magic Bar
Kanex, SnapX
Western Digital, LiveWire
Huawei (Three), MiFi E586
Wacom, Bamboo Fun Pen & Touch

Creative hardware product of the year 
NEW ENTRY - Blackmagic, Ultrastudio 3D
Datacolor, Spyder4Elite
Wacom, Cintiq 24HD
Wacom, Inkling
NEC, SpectraView Reference 271
Eizo, ColorEdge CG275W

Best photo printer 
NEW ENTRY - HP, Top Shot LaserJet Pro 
HP, Envy 110
Epson, Stylus Photo PX720WD
Kodak, Hero 7.1
Canon, Pixma Pro-1

Lexmark, Interact S605

Best office printer 
NEW ENTRY - Still to be confirmed 
Brother, MFC-J825DW
Kodak ESP Office 2170
Oki, ES9410
Canon, MG6150
Xerox Phaser 7800


Best consumer software
NEW ENTRY - Still to be confirmed 
Accountz, Home Accountz
Google, Picasa 3.8
Adobe, Photoshop Elements
Parallels, Transporter
Nuance, Dragon Dictate 2.5

Best professional software
NEW ENTRY - FileMaker, FileMaker Pro 12
Parallels, Parallels Desktop 7
VMware, VMware Fusion 4
Bare Bones Software, BBedit 10
OmniGroup, Omniplan 2
Extensis, Portfolio Server 10

Creative software of the year
NEW ENTRY - Adobe Photoshop CS6
Autodesk, Maya 2012
Nik, Colour Efex Pro 4
Corel, Painter 12
OnOne, Perfect Photo Suite 6
Maxon, Cinema 4D Studio R13


Best headphones
NEW ENTRY - Denon, AHC360
Shure, SRH440
Sennheiser, RS 170
Jays, a-Jays One Plus
AKG, K840 KL
Altec Lansing, Muzx Ultra mZx606

Best speakers
NEW ENTRY - JBL OnBeat Xtreme 
Klipsch, G-17 Air
Audyssey, Lower East Side Audio Dock Air
Arcam, rCube
Sonos Play:3
iHome, iW1

iOS accessory of the year
NEW ENTRY - Still to be confirmed 
Elgato, EyeTV Mobile
Kingston, Wi-Drive
iGo, Bluetooth Keyboard for iPad
Just Mobile, Xtand Pro
Schneider Optics, iPro Lens 


iOS entertainment & lifestyle app
NEW ENTRY - Rockstar Games, Max Payne Mobile 
Gameloft, 9mm
Netflix, Netflix for iPad
Chair Entertainment Group, Infinity Blade II
Facebook, Facebook for iPad
Spotify, Spotify for iOS

iOS business & utility
NEW ENTRY - LogMeIn, LogMeIn Pro 
GingerLabs, Notability
Readdle, Remarks
ABBYY, TextGrabber
Quickoffice, Quickoffice Pro for iPad
Sage One

iOS video & photography
NEW ENTRY - Adobe, Photoshop Touch 
Nik Software, Snapseed
MrBware, Simply B&W
Aspyre Apps, Photo Academy
Global Delight, Game Your Video
Avid, Avid Studio for iPad