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Awards, Android N and our App of the Month

It’s that time of week again where we get together to bring you the latest news from the world of Sony and Android, and what a week it has been. It was prizes galore, as the overall winners of the 2016 Sony World Photography Awards were finally announced after a record breaking 230,103 submissions. We’ve …

Xperia Themes, photo sets and more

It’s been another photography-focused week here at Sony Mobile. Following on from the Sony World Photography Awards (SWPA) at the beginning of the month, we caught up with photographer Andrew Whyte to get his initial impressions of working with his Xperia Z3. Andrew’s experiences with mobile photography really demonstrate the flexibility of the medium, something …

What does “mobile” mean for photography: Interviews with SWPA Judge Anthony Lepinay and Mobile category winner Turi Calafato

As the dust settles from the Sony World Photography Awards 2015, we wanted to look again at what this year’s new mobile category means for the photography world in the future. Whilst we know that mobile technology is still some way from replicating the image quality of DSLR cameras, we’ve also seen the huge steps …

PS4 breaks more records, Smartwatch 3 ramps up the style & Sony’s 4K HandyCam goes up the aisle

This week our friends over at PlayStation have passed yet another milestone, taking their total sales of their PlayStation 4 console to new heights. Sony’s latest financial report for the year ending March 31, 2015 has revealed that PS4 consoles sales now total over 22.3 million worldwide. To put that into perspective, that equates to …

Sony World Photography Awards, Spider-man & Ford Explorer gets a Sony revamp

By now we’re sure you’re more than familiar with the Sony World Photography Awards – one of the world’s leading photography competitions presented by the World Photography Organisation and Sony. Last night, at the beautiful Somerset House, a host of the world’s best amateur and professional photographers gathered to celebrate this year’s Sony World Photography …