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iF Design Award 2017 Recognition for the Nikon D5, D500 and KeyMission 360

Nikon cameras are awarded in the product discipline from the reputable international awards for outstanding designs

 MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA - Nikon Middle East FZE is pleased to share that the Nikon D5, D500 and KeyMission 360 cameras are proud recipients of the iF DESIGN AWARD 2017 for the product discipline.

The iF Design Award is a globally prestigious design award sponsored by iF International Forum Design GmbH since 1953. This year’s awards consisted of 5,575 entries from 59 countries for several disciplines including product, communication and packaging.

Both Nikon D5 and D500 have also been notably recognised by various awards since their respective release. These awards include TIPA Awards 2016 and the Red Dot Award: Product Design 2016, while the D500 also received the European Prosumer DSLR Camera 2016-2017 award from the EISA Award 2016-2017.


Since over 60 years, the iF DESIGN AWARD has been recognised as an arbiter of quality for exceptional design. The iF label is renowned worldwide for outstanding design services, and the iF DESIGN AWARD is one of the most important design prizes in the world. Submissions are awarded in the following disciplines: Product, Packaging, Communication and Service Design, Architecture and Interior Architecture as well as Professional Concepts. All awarded entries are featured on the iF WORLD DESIGN GUIDE, in the iF design app and are displayed at the iF design exhibition Hamburg.

Nikon 100 Year Anniversary

Since the company was established in 1917, Nikon has cultivated its status as a pioneer of optical technologies in Japan and overseas. Guided by our corporate philosophy of “Trustworthiness and Creativity,” we provide a wide range of technologies, products and services globally by harnessing our advanced technologies, the core of which encompasses opto-electronics and precision technologies. We are proud to celebrate our 100th anniversary in 2017.

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Nikon. At the Heart of the Image. Nikon is the world leader in digital imaging, precision optics and photo imaging technology and is globally recognised for setting new standards in product design and performance for its award-winning consumer and professional photographic equipment. Nikon Middle East FZE distributes consumer and professional digital SLR cameras, NIKKOR optics, Speedlights and system accessories; Nikon COOLPIX compact digital cameras; Nikon sports optics as well as the Nikon 1 advanced cameras with interchangeable lens system in over 50 countries. For more information, visit Connect with Nikon and other photographers on Facebook at and get the latest news and information from Twitter by following @NikonMEA.

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