The 83x optical zoom is a world first, but the Nikon P900 also features full manual control, Wi-Fi and an articulating screen.
With a blend of high-tech features and old-school looks, the Nikon J5's charms extend to a greater audience than ever before.
The Technical Image Press Association is a panel of leading photo and imaging magazines from around the world and hands out its awards annually.
Nikon's latest enthusiast-level D-SLR boasts a 24MP sensor, in-built Wi-Fi and NFC and a top-grade AF system from its professional camera range.
"I am high speed creativity," says Nikon, but the Nikon 1 J5 also harks back to the past with a more classic camera design than previous models.
Nikon's new compact camera brings the zoom range (almost) of a bridge camera in a body you can fit in your pocket.