© Edward Burtynsky, Phosphor Tailings Pond #4, Near Lakeland, Florida, USA, 2012
Burtynsky wins SWPA Award
24 Nov, 2021
The World Photography Organisation is delighted to announce the renowned Canadian photographer Edward Burtynsky as the Outstanding Contribution to Photography recipient of the Sony World Photography Awards 2022.
Sony Becomes Camera Provider for USA TODAY NETWORK
Sony Becomes Camera Provider for USA TODAY NETWORK
17 Nov, 2021
Gannett to equip Journalists from USA TODAY and more than 250 additional outlets with Sony Imaging products
Sony Alpha 7 IV
Sony Launches Updated SDK
Sony Launches Update to Camera Remote SDK, adding enhanced functionality for E-commerce applications
09 Nov, 2021
Sony today launched an updated version of its Camera Remote Software Development kit (SDK), adding compatibility with the newly announced Alpha 7 IV and key functionality to support third parties in the development of bespoke applications utilising the industry-leading performance of Sony cameras.
Alpha 7 IV
Sony launches A7IV & Flashes
Sony’s ALPHA 7 IV goes beyond ‘Basic’ with 33-Megapixel full-frame image sensor and outstanding photo and video operability
21 Oct, 2021
Sony today announced three new additions to its imaging line-up — the interchangeable-lens camera ALPHA 7 IV (ILCE-7M4) with newly developed 33- megapixel (approx., effective) full-frame image sensor and two new flashes, the HVL-F60RM2 and HVL-F46RM.
360 Reality audio logo
360 Reality Audio
360 Reality Audio Now Available on Amazon Music Unlimited with Any Headphones
19 Oct, 2021
Sony Electronics Inc. today announced it will expand 360 Reality Audio distribution, content, and compatible devices, including support from Amazon Music Unlimited to play 360 Reality Audio content on headphones.
FE 70-200mm F2.8 GM OSS II
New GM lens
Sony Continues to Redefine Excellence in Imaging with the Introduction of the new FE 70-200mm F2.8 GM OSS II
13 Oct, 2021
Sony’s Newest G Master Lens Features Superb Resolution and Bokeh with Next-generation AF Performance in the World’s Lightest Large-aperture Telephoto Zoom Lens.
Maker Faire x Sony
Maker Faire Rome
Sony to showcase innovations at Maker Faire Rome 2021 as official Gold Partner
08 Oct, 2021
Hiroaki Kitano, President and CEO of Sony Computer Science Laboratories, delivers speech at the Opening Conference.
Man using NS7 speaker
New neckband speaker
Sony introduces the SRS-NS7 – your wearable personal theatre
04 Oct, 2021
Sony has today announced a new wireless neckband speaker, the SRS-NS7, for enjoying an immersive personal cinema sound experience, along with the WLA-NS7 wireless transmitter - which works with selected Sony headphones to enjoy a same experience as the SRS-NS7.
Lifestyle image of WF-C500
New headphones
Sony adds to its wireless headphones range with the WF-C500 and WH-XB910N
29 Sep, 2021
Sony is making it even easier to listen to music your way, with the announcement of two new wireless headphones – WF-C500 and WH-XB910N.
Taiwo Arifayan, Sony World Photography Awards
SWPA 2022
15 Sep, 2021
The World Photography Organisation is delighted to announce the judging panel for the Sony World Photography Awards 2022 and upcoming exhibition dates.
A5000 in use
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.
Jane Barlow, Press Association
Sony Europe Partners with PA
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.
EISA 2021 Award Winners
EISA 2021 Award Winners
Sony Celebrates Seven Wins at 2021 EISA Awards Including Highly Coveted ‘Camera of the Year’ for Alpha 1
14 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
New vlogging camera ZV-E10
Sony introduces the new interchangeable-lens vlog camera ZV-E10 for vloggers and video creators
27 Jul, 2021
The ZV-E10 APS-C camera delivers high quality video and audio performance, vlog-optimised functions and versatile connectivity – perfect for video creators
HT-A9 in front room
New Surround Sound System
Sony introduces a new frontier of surround sound with the HT-A9
20 Jul, 2021
Sony today introduces the HT-A9 – a new frontier of surround sound where you, your family and your friends can experience 360 Spatial Sound for an all-encompassing experience like never before.
New flagship A7000 soundbar
Surround yourself in absolute realism with Sony’s new flagship 7.1.2 channel HT-A7000 Soundbar
20 Jul, 2021
Sony today introduces the flagship soundbar HT-A7000, that lets you discover a whole new level of immersion. Surround yourself in absolute realism.
Glass Sound Speaker
New Sony LSPX-S3
Enjoy a cosy atmosphere and crystal clear sound with the new Sony LSPX-S3 Glass sound speaker
12 Jul, 2021
Sony has today announced a new wireless glass sound speaker – the LSPX-S3. With an organic glass tweeter and candlelight mode, the LSPX-S3 creates a perfect blend of sound and illumination for an instantly cosy atmosphere anywhere in the home.
New wireless neckband speaker
A better way to work from home - Sony introduces the SRS-NB10 wireless neckband speaker
06 Jul, 2021
Sony aims to make home working even easier with the introduction of a new wireless neckband speaker – the SRS-NB10. Designed to rest on your shoulders, the SRS-NB10 allows you to take conference calls, listen to music and walk around in total comfort all day.
New truly wireless headphones
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. The WF-1000XM4 headphones take industry-leading noise cancelling and audio quality to the next level. Made to fit every ear, they offer a personalised experience that adjust to every situation.
WF-1000XM4 Packaging
New Sony packaging
Sony to Develop Sustainable Paper Material "Original Blended Material" from bamboo, sugarcane and post-consumer recycled paper To Be Used as Packaging Material for Products without Colouring
08 Jun, 2021
Sony Group Corporation and Sony Corporation (“Sony”) have developed "Original Blended Material," an environmentally conscious and sustainable paper material made from bamboo, sugar cane fiber and post-consumer recycled paper, whose origins are specified.
SWPA 2022 opens
08 Jun, 2021
Submissions for the 15th edition of the Sony World Photography Awards are now open and free for all to enter via
TIPA award winners
Sony TIPA 2021 Award winners
Sony celebrates success at 2021 TIPA Awards with the highly anticipated win of “Best Full Frame Professional Camera” for Sony Alpha 1
20 May, 2021
Sony is proud to announce the highly renowned Technical Image Press Association has once again recognised Sony’s performance and innovation with a total of five TIPA awards. With wins across both the Digital Imaging and Mobile industries, Sony has claimed titles including “Best Full Frame Professional Camera” for the Alpha 1 and “Best Photo Smartphone” for Xperia 1 III.
SDK cameras (Alpha 1 and RX0 II)
Updated Camera Remote SDK
Sony Expands Functionality of Camera Remote SDK and Increases Range of Compatible Models
11 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.
New Mobile ES™ range
New Mobile ES™ range
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.
Friends having fun
Press Release
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.
woman with headphone
Press Release
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.
sony camera
Press Release
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.
black&white photo- 3 people
Press Release
15 Apr, 2021
The World Photography Organisation is delighted to announce the overall winners in the prestigious Sony World Photography Awards 2021.
Sony camera lens
Press Release
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).
360 reality audio
Press Release
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.
collage photo
Press Release
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.
tv&audio system
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.
Press Release
Sony introduces the SRS-XB13 - powerful EXTRA BASSTM sound in a compact speaker
17 Mar, 2021
Sony today introduces the SRS-XB13 – a compact and portable wireless speaker that expands sound all around.
Sony Lens
Press Release
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.
Press Release
Sony to release large format CMOS image sensor with global shutter function and industry’s highest effective pixel count of 127.68 megapixels
09 Mar, 2021
Sony Corporation announced today the upcoming release of a large format 56.73mm diagonal CMOS image sensor “IMX661” for industrial equipment with a global shutter function and the industry’s highest effective pixel count of 127.68 megapixels
Sony Microphone
Press Release
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.
collage photo
Press Release
25 Feb, 2021
The World Photography Organisation is pleased to reveal the finalist and shortlisted photographers in the Professional competition for the Sony World Photography Awards 2021.
Press Release
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.
Press Release
Cinema Line
16 Feb, 2021
23rd February, 2021 15:00 GMT/ 16:00 CET
Press Release
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.
Press Release
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.
Press Release
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. The FE 35mm F1.4 GM is a must-have for Sony’s E-mount users, as in combination with Sony’s camera bodies it boasts advanced focusing capabilities - perfect for a wide range of uses such as shooting landscapes, portraits and street
360 reality audio
Press Release
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. Through these efforts, Sony will continue to expand the 360 Reality Audio ecosystem.
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.
sony logo
Press Release
Sony Launches Digital Presence for CES 2021 - Show Overview
06 Jan, 2021
January 6, 2021 – Sony, heading into its 50th year as an exhibitor at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES), today announced details of its digital participation in the upcoming 2021 online event. The company will showcase its innovations as a creative entertainment company with a solid foundation of technology at this year’s digital-only event, January 11-14, 2021.
Press Release
Sony’s new camera-automation software, app library, support and website focus on e-commerce sector
08 Dec, 2020
Sony has launched a new automation software development kit (SDK), application library and support solution. These have been created for e-commerce and business-to-business organisations to help them simplify, speed up, and standardise product photography.
Press Release
Experience, feel and see the power of sound
02 Dec, 2020
A ground-breaking report has uncovered the astounding ways in which music impacts our everyday lives, as well as the ways it affects us physically and psychologically more than we know.
Press Release
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.
Press Release
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.
Press Release
Sony Introduces Alpha 7C Camera and Zoom Lens; the World’s Smallest and Lightest(i) Full-frame Camera System
15 Sep, 2020
Sony today announced several additions to its impressive imaging line-up — the Alpha 7C full-frame camera (model ILCE-7C), the FE 28-60mm F4-5.6 (model SEL2860) zoom lens and HVL-F28RM flash.
Press Release
Introducing Sony Cinema Line: Expanding the camera line-up for content creators with the technology cultivated for digital cinema production.
02 Sep, 2020
Sony today announced the launch of Cinema Line, a series of new camera products for content creators which will bring together Sony’s expertise in image quality, attention to detail, technology and passion in digital cinema.
sony lens adaptor
Press Release
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[i] with A-mount lensesi.
sony audio system
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.
sony camera
Press Release
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 headphones
Press Release
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.
Sony Logo
Press Release
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.
A7S III_system
Press Release
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)
sony camera
Press Release
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.
Press Release
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.
SRS Series
Press Release
Enjoy superior sound wherever and whenever with Sony’s latest EXTRA BASS™ wireless speakers
24 Jun, 2020
Sony today refreshed its EXTRA BASS wireless speaker line-up with the addition of the SRS-XB43, SRS-XB33 and SRS-XB23. With superb sound quality, toughness and usability at the forefront of the latest designs, you can enjoy superior sound wherever and whenever.
Press Release
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.
Family watching TV
Press Release
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.
Press Release
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. Sony also recently announced the WF-XB700 further strengthening its truly wireless line up.
disney sony tv
Press Release
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
Press Release
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).
sony camera
Press Release
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.
man with shooting grip
Press Release
Sony Introduces New GP-VPT2BT Shooting Grip with Wireless Remote Commander
14 Jan, 2020
Building on the growing line-up of cameras and accessories developed for modern creators, Sony today has announced the new GP-VPT2BT shooting grip with wireless remote commander.


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