Macworld UK is proud to announce the following nominations for its annual Macworld awards, recognising the most innovative and useful products for Mac users at work and at play. We recognize these products not only for their overall quality, but also for their creators’ willingness to lead us in new directions.

The winners will be announced at a glittering ceremony at the Ex-Saatchi gallery on May 20.

More information on the Macworld Awards.

Editors Choice Productivity Hardware

The Mouse – MacMice
Wireless Intellimouse Explorer 2.0 – Microsoft
Tungsten T3 – Palm
PSC 2510 – HP
LP120 – InFocus

Editors Choice Productivity Software

Mailsmith 2.0.2 – Bare Bones
Spamsieve 2.1.2 – Michael Tsai
FileMaker Pro 7 – FileMaker
NetNewsWire 1.0.8 – Ranchero Software
OmniGraffle 3.0.1 Professional – The Omni Group
Toast and Jam 6 – Roxio

Editors Choice Imaging Hardware

EOS 300D – Canon
ArtixScan 1800f – Microtek
DVX100 – Panasonic
Electron22blue IV – LaCie
Scanjet 4670 – HP
Graphire3 Studio XL – Wacom

Editors Choice Imaging Software

Creative Suite Premium – Adobe
Sketchup 3.1 – @Last Software
Painter 8 – Corel
IView MediaPro 2.0.1 – iView Multimedia
Pxl SmartScale – Extensis
PhotoRetouch Pro 2.5 - Binuscan

Editors Choice Connectivity

GSW-8 – Corega
4D WebSTAR V Server Suite, 4D MAIL – 4D
DG824M – Netgear
BOSS – Iogear
X-Modem – ADSL Nation

Editors Choice Print Imaging

Phaser 6250n – Xerox
Phaser 8400 – Xerox
P-Touch 9500PC – Brother
PlateMaker 4 – Xanté
DesignJet 130 – HP
Stylus Photo R800 – Epson

Editors Choice Storage

One Touch 250 – Maxtor
Crossfire 120GB – SmartDisk
G Box – Box Clever
DSR Tower – Microboards Technology
Media Bank HS-R – Miglia
Bigger Disk – LaCie

Editors Choice MultiMedia/3D Software

Final Cut Pro 4 – Apple
After Effects 6.0 – Adobe
Combustion 3 – Discreet
Flash MX 2004 – Macromedia
Pro Tools 6.1 TDM - Digidesign
Maya 5 Complete – Alias
Cinema R8 – Maxon
Lightwave 7.5 - NewTec

Editors Choice Education

Mathematica 5 – Wolfram Research
Inspiration 7 – Inspiration Software
BabySafe II – Ricardo Batista
Tizzy's First tools - Softease and Sherston
DataSweet 4 - Kudlian Soft

Editors Choice Consumer Hardware

iPod mini – Apple
Powershot A80 – Canon
Media Reader – Belkin
Stylus Photo R300 – Epson
Bubble Jet i990 – Canon
EyeTV – El Gato
Squeezebox – Slim Devices
Camedia C-5060 – Olympus

Editors Choice Consumer Software

FocusFixer 1.0.2 – FixerLabs
Freeway Express – SoftPress
Clutter – Sprote Rsrch
NetNewsWire Lite – Ranchero Software
WorkStrip 3.1 - SoftChaos

Editors Choice Entertainment

Halo: Combat Evolved – MacSoft
Age of Empires – MacSoft
Nostromo n52 SpeedPad – Belkin
Star Trek Elite Force II – Aspyr
The Sims, Superstar – Aspyr
Warrior Kings – Feral Interactive
Nanosaur II Hatchling – Pangea Software

Editors Choice Apple Product of the Year

iPod mini
Mac OS X 10.3 (Panther)
15-inch PowerBook G4
Power Mac G5
20-inch iMac
iLife 2004
Xserve G5
iSight