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SONY WORLD PHOTOGRAPHY AWARDS 2022 JUDGES AND UPCOMING EXHIBITION DATES ANNOUNCED
16 Sep, 2021
The World Photography Organisation is delighted to announce the judging panel for the Sony World Photography Awards 2022 and upcoming exhibition dates. The Sony World Photography Awards exhibition returns to Somerset House, London in April 2022 and in November, for the first time ever, will be on show in Open Eye Gallery, Liverpool.
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New HT-A5000 soundbar
Take your home cinema experience to a new dimension with Sony’s new Dolby Atmos / DTS:X 5.1.2ch HT-A5000 Soundbar
09 Sep, 2021
Sony today added to its soundbar range with the introduction of the HT-A5000. This 5.1.2 channel Dolby Atmos® soundbar lets you enjoy the thrill of the cinema in your own home thanks to Sony’s renowned audio technology, including Vertical Surround Engine and S-Force PRO Front Surround.
Sony partners with PA Media
Sony partners with PA Media
SONY BECOMES KEY CAMERA SUPPLIER FOR PA MEDIA GROUP
19 Aug, 2021
Sony Europe announces partnership making Sony supplier of Imaging kit for PA Media Group’s (formerly the Press Association’s) still photographers and video journalists
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Sony Wins at EISA Awards 2021
Sony Celebrates Seven Wins at 2021 EISA Awards Including Highly Coveted ‘Camera of the Year’ for Alpha 1
16 Aug, 2021
Sony is extremely proud to announce that its quality and innovation has once again been recognised at the highly celebrated Expert Imaging and Sound Association Awards. Sony won a total of seven awards including ‘Camera of the Year’ for Alpha 1, ‘Multimedia Smartphone of the Year’ for Xperia 1 III and ‘Home Theatre Projector’ for VPL-VW590ES across the digital imaging, mobile and home projector industries.
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Sony Introduces the New Interchangeable-Lens Vlog Camera ZV-E10 for Vloggers and Video Creators
27 Jul, 2021
Sony today announced the first Alpha series interchangeable lens vlog camera, the new ZV-E10. Designed from the ground up for vlogging and vloggers, the new camera combines Sony’s advanced imaging technology with extensive usability and a custom-built feature set that is optimised for video creators.
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Sony launches WF-1000XM4
Your sound. Nothing else. Sony announces new WF-1000XM4 truly wireless headphones
08 Jun, 2021
Sony today announces WF-1000XM4 – the latest truly wireless model in the critically acclaimed 1000X series.
Captured using the Sony α7Rii camera with the FE 70-200mm F2.8 GM OSS lens
Solar Eclipse with Sony
Capture the Solar Eclipse with Sony
02 Jun, 2021
To help you capture striking and vivid images of the glowing moon, dazzling meteor showers, and shooting stars, Sony has partnered with renowned astro-photographer Andrew Whyte. Andrew offers guidance on the astronomical delights on display this year, plus gives insider tips on positioning, equipment and style to help you capture the perfect shot. Andrew Whyte’s stunning photo series has been shot using Sony’s α7Rii camera and the FE 70-200mm F2.8 GM OSS lens
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Sony Expands SDK functionality
Sony Expands Functionality of Camera Remote SDK and Increases Range of Compatible Models
12 May, 2021
Sony has launched an update (Version 1.04) to its Camera Remote Software Development Kit (SDK) which extends the list of supported cameras to include the Alpha 1 and RX0 II. The addition of these models opens many new opportunities for companies to utilise the industry leading technology in Sony’s cameras to develop bespoke camera applications to improve their own workflow
Sony's Mobile ES range
Sony launch new Car Audio
Sony announces new Mobile ES™ range offering an elevated standard for Car Audio
06 May, 2021
Sony today introduced the Mobile ES[1] car speaker and subwoofer range, including the XS-162ES, XS-160ES, XS-690ES, XS-680ES and XS-W104ES, setting a new standard for superior in-car entertainment. Developed with various technical updates, the Mobile ES range helps customers experience true to life music from the comfort of their car. Users can listen to their favourite music, boost their mood and transform the car environment.
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LIVE LIFE LOUD - Sony introduces new X-Series range with 3 new powerful wireless speakers
21 Apr, 2021
Life should be lived at full volume. That means turning up the music to full volume and dancing all night to a clear, rich sound. With Sony’s new range of X-Series speakers, announced today, you can make the most of every single moment, power experiences you’ll remember forever and always LIVE LIFE LOUD.
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Sony launches new limited edition WH-1000XM4 Silent White
20 Apr, 2021
With the same award-winning and industry leading noise cancelling technology as the much loved WH-1000XM4, Sony is excited to announce the new limited edition WH-1000XM4 Silent White to coincide elegantly with the 75th anniversary of Sony in May 2021.
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Sony Announces the Compact, Ultra-Wide Angle, Large Aperture FE 14mm F1.8 G Master™ Prime
20 Apr, 2021
Sony further expands its E-mount lens lineup with the introduction of the FE 14mm F1.8 GM (model SEL14F18GM) – a compact, large F1.8 aperture, ultra-wide angle lens that allows users to capture the world with new perspectives, especially when shooting landscapes, architecture, starry skies and interiors.
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SONY WORLD PHOTOGRAPHY AWARDS: OVERALL WINNERS 2021 PROFESSIONAL, OPEN, STUDENT AND YOUTH WINNERS ANNOUNCED
15 Apr, 2021
The World Photography Organisation is delighted to announce the overall winners in the prestigious Sony World Photography Awards 2021.
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Sony Introduces Three New High-Performance G Lenses to Full-Frame Lens Series
23 Mar, 2021
Sony today announced three outstanding G Lenses™ to its impressive E-mount line-up – the FE 50mm F2.5 G (model SEL50F25G), FE 40mm F2.5 G (model SEL40F25G) and FE 24mm F2.8 G (model SEL24F28G). All three lenses deliver high image quality and beautiful bokeh in a lightweight and compact design, perfect for photographers and videographers alike who strive for standout shots and easy mobility.
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360 Reality Audio experience now available on Sony’s SRS-RA5000 and SRS-RA3000 wireless speakers via Amazon Music HD
22 Mar, 2021
Sony today announced that 360 Reality Audio content can now be streamed via Amazon Music HD on its home wireless speakers – the SRS-RA5000 and SRS-RA3000 – by using Alexa Cast.
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OPEN COMPETITION 2021 CATEGORY WINNERS AND SHORTLIST ANNOUNCED
18 Mar, 2021
The World Photography Organisation is delighted to announce this year’s category winners and shortlist in the Open competition of the Sony World Photography Awards 2021, recognising the best single images from 2020.
HT-S40R before tv
Press Release
Enjoy powerful surround sound with the new HT-S40R from Sony
17 Mar, 2021
Sony has announced the HT-S40R, a new powerful sound system, perfect for recreating a real cinema sound that fits your home. The HT-S40R has 600W of powerful and real 5.1 channel surround sound, with wireless rear speakers that bring every movie to life.
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Sony Strengthens its Alpha System with the Introduction of its 60th E-Mount Lens, FE 50mm F1.2 G Master™
16 Mar, 2021
Today, Sony unveils the newest addition to its G Master full-frame lens series – the FE 50mm F1.2 GM (model SEL50F12GM) – delivering excellent resolution and dramatic bokeh known to Sony’s G Master line, industry-leading AF (autofocus) capabilities and professional control and reliability in a compact and lightweight design.
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Sony Announces the ECM-W2BT Wireless Microphone and the ECM-LV1 Compact Stereo Lavalier Microphone
09 Mar, 2021
Sony today announced two new microphones with the launch of the ECM-W2BT Multi-interface shoe compatible wireless microphone and ECM-LV1 compact stereo lavalier microphone. Wireless high-quality audio recording with lower noise and stable connection is possible with the ECM-W2BT wireless microphone, especially when paired with the ECM-LV1 stereo lavalier microphone and one of Sony’s cameras with digital compatibility.
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Sony Launches FX3 Full-Frame Camera with Cinematic Look and Enhanced Operability for Creators
23 Feb, 2021
Sony today officially announced the FX3 (model ILME-FX3) camera that combines the best of Sony’s industry-leading digital cinema technology with advanced imaging features from Alpha™ mirrorless cameras to create the ultimate cinematic look.
ZV-1
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New ZV-1 Firmware Update Enables High-quality Video and Audio Livestreaming
09 Feb, 2021
Sony today announced a new free firmware update for the digital camera ZV-1 that allows users to easily utilise its high-quality video and audio for livestreaming by simply connecting the camera directly to a PC.
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Groundbreaking Alpha 1 Camera Marks a New Era in Professional Imaging
26 Jan, 2021
Sony, a global leader in imaging sensor technology and digital imaging, has announced the arrival of the groundbreaking new full-frame mirrorless Alpha 1 camera – asserting their commitment to leading the industry with a stunning combination of innovative new features.
G Master Lens
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Sony Launches Newest Addition to G Master™ Full-Frame Lens Series with the Indispensable FE 35mm F1.4 GM
13 Jan, 2021
Sony today announced the FE 35mm F1.4 GM (model SEL35F14GM) – the newest addition to its acclaimed G Master full-frame lens series – delivering first-class image quality and beautiful bokeh for broad expressive capability in an extremely compact and lightweight design.
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Sony Announces Expansion of 360 Reality Audio Ecosystem
08 Jan, 2021
Sony today announced the expansion of its 360 Reality Audio services and product offerings, including adding new video streaming capabilities and content creation tools.
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Press Release
Change the way you listen to music at home with Sony’s new SRS-RA5000 and SRS-RA3000 wireless home speakers
08 Jan, 2021
Sony has announced two new wireless home speakers - the SRS-RA5000 and SRS-RA3000 – for a premium, seamless listening experience enjoyable anywhere in the home.
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Sony Launches FX6 Full-frame Professional Camera to Expand its Cinema Line
17 Nov, 2020
Sony today officially announced the FX6 (model ILME-FX6V) camera, the latest addition to Sony’s Cinema Line, a series of products that brings the company’s expertise in imaging technology to a broad range of filmmakers and content creators.
Letters to Remember
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Sony collaborates with Spinnin’ Records artist Lucas and Steve to remix latest album tracks in 360 Reality Audio
09 Nov, 2020
Sony Europe has collaborated with Spinnin’ Records to remix tracks from artist Lucas & Steve’s latest album, ‘Letters To Remember’, in 360 Reality Audio.
Sony Camera Lens Adaptor
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Sony Electronics Announces New LA-EA5 Lens Adaptor for A-Mount Lenses
01 Sep, 2020
Today, Sony announced the new LA-EA5, a 35mm Full-frame A-mount lens adaptor that allows users to easily pair advanced E-mount camera bodies with A-mount lenses.
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Press Release
Sony introduces new line-up of High-Power Audio Systems for the ultimate entertainment
27 Aug, 2020
Sony today introduced two exciting new models to its High-Power Audio Systems range with the MHC-V83D and MHC-V73D, expanding choices for party lovers and families with omnidirectional sound and lighting, portable design and ultimate party entertainment.
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Sony Announces a New Solution for Easy, High-quality Live Streaming and Video Calls, Compatible with 35 Sony Camera Models at Launch
20 Aug, 2020
Sony today announced the release of a new Desktop application, ‘Imaging Edge™ Webcam’, that allows users to easily transform their Sony digital camera into a high-quality webcam by simply connecting it to a PC via USB, free of cost.
Sony White Headphone
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The best just got better - Sony announces WH-1000XM4 industry-leading wireless noise cancelling headphones
06 Aug, 2020
Sony today announced the WH-1000XM4, the 4th generation over-ear wireless noise cancelling headphones in Sony’s award-winning 1000X family.
Alpha 7S III
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Highly Anticipated Sony Alpha 7S III Combines Supreme Imaging Performance with Classic “S” Series Sensitivity
28 Jul, 2020
Sony today announced the long-awaited addition to its acclaimed Alpha 7S full-frame mirrorless camera series⁠— the Alpha 7S III (model ILCE7SM3).
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Sony Announces World’s First CFexpress Type A Memory Card with High-speed Performance and Tough Durability
28 Jul, 2020
Sony today announced a new generation of media — the world’s first CFexpress Type A memory cards, in both 80GB and 160GB, (CEA-G80T and CEA-G160T) as the most recent addition to Sony’s TOUGH specification cards.
Wireless Handy TV Speaker
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Hear your TV more clearly with new Wireless Handy TV Speaker SRS-LSR200 from Sony
20 Jul, 2020
Sony has announced the launch of a wireless handy TV speaker SRS-LSR200 in Europe, scheduled to become available for purchase from July in the United Kingdom, Germany, Austria and Switzerland and from September in the rest of Sony’s European markets.
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Sony Announces Expanded Capability of Camera Remote Software Development Kit (SDK) for Third Party Developers
16 Jul, 2020
Sony today announced an updated version 1.01 for its Camera Remote Software Development Kit, expanding the functionality and versatility of the SDK for developers and integrators.
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Sony boosts full-frame lens line-up with launch of 12-24mm G Master™, the world’s widest zoom with a constant F2.8 aperture
07 Jul, 2020
Sony today announced an exciting new addition to its full-frame lens line-up with the introduction of the FE 12-24mm F2.8 GM (model SEL1224GM) Large-aperture Ultra-wide Zoom lens.
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Sony Expands Range of Vlogging Solutions with Introduction of Vlog Camera ZV-1 and FDR-AX43 Compact 4K Handycam®
26 May, 2020
Sony today announced the new pocket-sized vlog camera ZV-1 (hereafter referred to as ZV-1)– a lightweight, compact “all-in-one” style solution.
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Sony enhances Soundbar line-up with introduction of HT-G700 and HT-S20R
12 May, 2020
Sony today introduced two new soundbars with the launch of the HT-G700 and HT-S20R. The new models are perfect for enjoying TV and movies with powerful and immersive sound in the comfort of your own home.
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Sony strengthens its truly wireless headphones range with the WF-SP800N and WF-XB700
07 May, 2020
Sony today introduced the WF-SP800N truly wireless headphones –, providing the perfect hassle-free headphones to keep up with an active lifestyle.
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Disney+ launches on Sony Android TVs
24 Mar, 2020
As of today, the Disney+ application is now available on select Sony BRAVIA Android TVs in the UK, Ireland, Germany, Italy, Spain, Austria, and Switzerland.
Sony Camera
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Sony Boosts Full-Frame Lens Line-up with Introduction of New FE 20mm F1.8 G Large-aperture Ultra-wide-angle Prime Lens
25 Feb, 2020
Adding to its extensive range of native full-frame E-mount lenses, Sony today announced the launch of a new G LensTM series, the FE 20mm F1.8 G (Model name SEL20F18G).
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Sony Expands Imaging Eco-system with Launch of New Camera Remote Software Development Kit
11 Feb, 2020
Sony today released a new camera software development kit (Camera Remote SDK) that offers opportunities for developers and integrators to access Sony’s cameras and image data captured with them.

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