Products are judged by a panel of independent designers, engineers and members of the media to honour outstanding design and engineering in consumer electronics products across 29 categories.

Liquid imageIn this instance, Liquid Image’s APEX HD+ Wi-Fi Snow Goggles and its new ‘Ego’ Wi-Fi Mountable Camera came up trumps. They take very different approaches to capturing hands-free video footage of active sports but both are well suited to fast-paced powerboating.

You get HD video quality plus integrated WiFi, high-resolution still images and excellent standards of build, durability and waterproofing. For further information and 2013 prices, visit

Written by: Alex Smith
Alex Smith is a journalist, copywriter and magazine editor with a long history in boating and a happy addiction to the water. He’s worked on boats, lived on boats, bought boats, sold boats and – when he’s not actually on board a boat – he can generally be found in his Folkestone office, tapping away at the computer and gazing out to sea.