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Get your diaries at the ready as for 48 hours on the 13th/ 14th of June! Sony Xperia has announced an event spanning across 48 global cities – and opportunity for Xperia users to win one of many fantastic prizes including a trip to Niagara Falls & Xperia smartphone.

For 2 days Sony Xperia users are offered the power to go where others can’t – sharing their individual stories, experiences and the extraordinary things they capture everyday over Instagram using the hash tag #ICan #Xperia & your location.

The 48 cities enlisted within the event include Sao Paulo, Barcelona, Budapest, Berlin, Vienna, Dubai Hong Kong and many more.

Don’t miss the opportunity to share your story & experience in the one connected Xperia world.

 

The Sony World Photography Awards organized by the World Photography Organisation, stand as the world’s largest photography competition. With it’s aim set on celebrating and recognising the best contemporary photography from all corners of the globe.

Photography fans were this week offered the opportunity to showcase their hard work within the ninth annual event, as the 2016 Sony World Photography Awards announced open for entries.

Photographers of all ability are invited to submit work to any of the awards’ five free categories: Professional; Open; Youth; National Awards and Student Focus.

So whether you’re a budding, amateur or professional photographer you have the chance to shine – enter now at www.worldphoto.org.

Considering entering the 2016 SWPA awards? Don’t miss the video below, where we caught up with with Turi Calafato, 2015’s winner of the inaugural SWPA Mobile Phone category, and one of the SWPA judges, Parisian photographer Anthony Lepinay to discuss exactly what it takes to capture a winning entry.

 

It’s not just the Sony World Photography Awards set on recognising new creative talent this week. Our friends over at Action Cam released the next instalment in to their ‘Never Before Seen’ video series entitled ‘Heat’ this week.

‘Never Before Seen’ joins forces with a diverse range of filmmakers, artists, influencers and celebrates the creativity that Sony’s Action Cam can capture and how extraordinary hidden stories are presented from new perspectives.

Check out the latest addition below and get lost in Director Lofty Nathan’s own sprawling Texas labyrinth, where he pits a motocross rider against a longhorn bull in a contemporary spin on Greek mythology.

That’s it from us, enjoy your weekend.

 

 

 

Anthony Devenish

PR Manager

Wearables, software and digital PR geek. Northerner (trying not to be a hipster) in London.