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British photographers dominate the Landscape category at the acclaimed 2019 Sony World Photography Awards claiming all top three positions

British photographers dominate the Landscape category at the acclaimed 2019 Sony World Photography Awards claiming all top three positions

Press releases   •   Apr 17, 2019 23:00 BST

The World Photography Organisation today names four British artists in the top three of their categories at the 2019 Sony World Photography Awards. Yan Wang Preston has won the Professional Landscape category, followed by Marco Kesseler in 2nd Place and Kieran Dodds in 3rd Place in the same category. Additionally, Edward Thompson was awarded 3rd Place in the Professional Brief category.

Sony Celebrates Fantastic Five at 2019 TIPA awards

Sony Celebrates Fantastic Five at 2019 TIPA awards

Press releases   •   Apr 10, 2019 08:00 BST

​Sony is proud to announce that its innovation and performance has once again been recognised by the highly renowned Technical Image Press Association (TIPA) in their annual awards.

Sony introduces new ultra-tough, high speed external SSD drives

Sony introduces new ultra-tough, high speed external SSD drives

Press releases   •   Apr 05, 2019 17:00 BST

Sony today announced two new external SSD drives, the high-performance SL-M series and the standard compact SL-C series.

Capturing picture-perfect baby photos every time

Capturing picture-perfect baby photos every time

Press releases   •   Apr 02, 2019 09:00 BST

From professional studios to the comfort of your own home, Sony reveals tips on how to get great images of your beloved little ones, from the moment they arrive.

Sony Launches RX0 II, the World's Smallest and Lightest Premium Ultra-Compact Camera

Sony Launches RX0 II, the World's Smallest and Lightest Premium Ultra-Compact Camera

Press releases   •   Mar 26, 2019 02:20 GMT

Sony today introduced an exciting new addition to its highly popular compact camera line-up with the launch of the world's smallest and lightest premium compact camera, the RX0 II.

Seven British photographers awarded for their powerful series in the 2019 Sony World Photography Awards’ Professional and Student competition shortlists

Seven British photographers awarded for their powerful series in the 2019 Sony World Photography Awards’ Professional and Student competition shortlists

Press releases   •   Mar 26, 2019 00:01 GMT

Showcasing exceptional series by the best artists working worldwide in photography, the World Photography Organisation today reveals the shortlisted photographers for the Professional and Student competitions of the 2019 Sony World Photography Awards.

Cameras at the ready: ‘Light the Night’

Cameras at the ready: ‘Light the Night’

Press releases   •   Mar 19, 2019 08:49 GMT

From Supermoons to Solar Eclipses – Sony brings you the ultimate guide to immortalising the starry skies…

Nadav Kander to receive Outstanding Contribution to Photography award at 2019 Sony World Photography Awards

Nadav Kander to receive Outstanding Contribution to Photography award at 2019 Sony World Photography Awards

Press releases   •   Mar 05, 2019 00:01 GMT

● Substantial presentation of Nadav Kander’s work to be presented as part of 2019 Sony World Photography Awards Exhibition at Somerset House, April 18 – May 6 ● Nadav Kander in conversation with William A. Ewing in London, April 18 ● Images from the artist available from press.worldphoto.org

Sony develops CFexpress Type B memory card boasting ultra-fast read and write speeds of up to 1700MB/s  and 1480MB/s

Sony develops CFexpress Type B memory card boasting ultra-fast read and write speeds of up to 1700MB/s and 1480MB/s

Press releases   •   Feb 28, 2019 04:00 GMT

Sony today announced the development of the CFexpress Type B memory card (CEB-G128), a new ultra-fast next generation memory card that is ideal for professional and industrial use

Sony Announces New Full-frame  135mm F1.8 G Master Prime Lens with Stunning  Resolution and Bokeh, Excellent AF Performance

Sony Announces New Full-frame 135mm F1.8 G Master Prime Lens with Stunning Resolution and Bokeh, Excellent AF Performance

Press releases   •   Feb 26, 2019 15:00 GMT

Sony today introduced a highly anticipated addition to their acclaimed G Master™ series of full-frame E-mount interchangeable lenses – a 135mm F1.8 full-frame, large-aperture telephoto prime lens

Sony Introduces New Remote Commander with Bluetooth® Wireless Technology

Sony Introduces New Remote Commander with Bluetooth® Wireless Technology

Press releases   •   Feb 26, 2019 15:00 GMT

Sony today introduced a new Wireless Remote Commander (model RMT-P1BT) via Bluetooth wireless technology that provides a reliable, responsive solution for imaging enthusiasts that want to precisely control their camera during landscape shooting, architectural photography, astrophotography, still motion photography, group portraits and more.

Striking standalone images announced as Open competition winners at 2019 Sony World Photography Awards

Striking standalone images announced as Open competition winners at 2019 Sony World Photography Awards

Press releases   •   Feb 26, 2019 00:01 GMT

Spanning ten diverse categories, the World Photography Organisation is proud to reveal the winning single images of the 2019 Sony World Photography Awards’ Open competition.

13 British photographers awarded in the stunning shortlist of the 2019 Sony World Photography Awards’ Open and Youth competitions

13 British photographers awarded in the stunning shortlist of the 2019 Sony World Photography Awards’ Open and Youth competitions

Press releases   •   Feb 05, 2019 00:01 GMT

The 2019 Awards’ first shortlist announcement shows exceptional single images from around the world.

New ‘Imaging Edge’ Software Enhances Mobile Connectivity and Expands the Creative Capabilities of Sony Cameras
Sony Announces α9 Camera Upgrade by Major Software Update
Sony announces its next Generation α6400 Mirrorless Camera with Real-time Eye Autofocus, Real-time Tracking and World’s Fastest Autofocus
Professional photographers praise the Sony World Photography Awards’ effect on their careers as new images are released to mark one month until deadline

Professional photographers praise the Sony World Photography Awards’ effect on their careers as new images are released to mark one month until deadline

Press releases   •   Dec 04, 2018 00:01 GMT

Photographers worldwide have just one month left to enter the 12th annual Sony World Photography Awards’ Professional, Open and Youth competitions. Open to all, submissions to these global and prestigious awards are free at www.worldphoto.org/swpa.

Sony releases α9 firmware update enhancing FTP file transfer functionality

Sony releases α9 firmware update enhancing FTP file transfer functionality

Press releases   •   Nov 15, 2018 08:00 GMT

Sony has released a firmware upgrade for its full-frame, mirrorless camera, the α9 (model ILCE-9) that allows photographers to transfer images to FTP servers during record and playback operations so that they can continue to enjoy the performance advantages of the α9.

Sony World Photography Awards winners produce outstanding new work with their Sony Grants

Sony World Photography Awards winners produce outstanding new work with their Sony Grants

Press releases   •   Nov 06, 2018 00:01 GMT

The World Photography Organisation today releases preview images of four new bodies of work by outstanding photographers, developed as a result of a Sony Grant.

Opportunity for all photographers as 2019 Sony World Photography Awards launches UK and Irish National Awards

Opportunity for all photographers as 2019 Sony World Photography Awards launches UK and Irish National Awards

Press releases   •   Oct 02, 2018 10:00 BST

The World Photography Organisation is delighted to announce that the UK and Irish National Awards are now open for entries.