Sony Corporate News
Sony Gallery expanded to Sony Store at Westfield UTC: The Sony Gallery at Westfield UTC has been expanded into a new open concept Sony Store that will better feature favorite Sony gadgets and more.
Sony Home Audio News
New Sony home theater front projectors: Sony Electronics exhibited at the annual CEDIA Expo Sept. 25-28 and announced three new home theater front projectors for the custom install channel. The VPL-VW1100ES and VPL-VW600ES 4K front projectors join the High Definition VPL-HW55ES home projector as the leading SXRD-based, large-format displays for the home. Like their predecessors, these projectors are designed to bring the high quality, immersive images of a big screen cinema experience into the home. Read the press release for more information.
Sony Digital Imaging News
Sony Camera Club Flickr spotlight Jamie Felton: Sony Camera Club on Flickr houses nearly 150 thousand photos of everything from vast landscapes to wild animals all captured on Sony gear. This group of talented photographers (Cyber-shot and Alpha users alike) are regular contributors to Sony’s monthly photo challenges and are passionate about creating quality works of art for the community. Congratulations to member, Jamie Felton, whose wildlife photography images were highlighted this month. Check out her photos on the Sony blog.
Sony partnered with Teton Gravity Research: Sony has partnered with Teton Gravity Research to bring the thrill-seeking experience to venues around the country through a film called “Way of Life”. Using Sony Action Cam to capture the athletes’ point of view, the film not only features the action going down the mountain, but the athletes’ journey from how they approach the peaks to the community around them. Check out the Sony blog for a sneak peek of what the film is about and the “Way of Life” tour schedule.
Sony Support Service News
Sony Community – Join the Inspiration: A newly launched page within Sony Community is dedicated to collecting and showcasing great ideas from Sony online fans. It is called “Join the Inspiration,” a place where opinions and ideas about Sony products can be shared. It is a place where real-life inspirations have the potential to become future Sony innovations. Read more on the Sony blog.
Sony Broadcast and Professional News
Sony Electronics completes sale of Convergent Corporation: Sony Electronics Inc. has completed the sale of its wholly owned subsidiary Convergent Corporation to Ballantyne Strong, Inc., a leading provider of digital equipment, screens, and managed services as well as specialty lighting equipment. Ballantyne Strong and Sony Electronics have worked closely together for years to support the digital transition for cinema customers. With the addition of Convergent, Ballantyne Strong’s level of service and technical assistance to Sony’s customers in digital cinema will be even stronger. Read here for more details.
Sony’s new line of high definition PTZ cameras: At WFX 2013, Sony Electronics unveiled its new SRG line of high-definition, remotely-operated cameras, designed to deliver high-quality imaging, powerful capabilities, ease of use and affordability for a range of commercial applications. The first two models in the new line are the pan-tilt-zoom (PTZ) SRG-120DH and SRG-300H cameras. Read here for more details.