5.5 Pawgraphy day – A Day to Celebrate the Love Between Our Pets and Us
Sony dedicates 5 May as a day to remind pet owners to show their affection to their furry friends and take stunning videos & photos together with them
(SINGAPORE, 23 April 2021) – Sony has announced “5.5 Pawgraphy Day” on the back of the “Pawgraphy” initiative. Fifth May will be a day that welcomes and encourages paw parents to capture precious moments between them and their fur kids through stunning photos and videos. Sony will be empowering this with exclusive promotions on selected digital imaging products as well as holding a competition so that all pet owners can have a chance to showcase the love between them and their pets.
So often are pets left to patiently wait at home as their masters go about their busy lives. To an owner, a pet can be a friend or even a child. But to a pet, their owner is their everything. 5.5 Pawgraphy day is the ultimate celebration of this unique bond between pet owners and their loving fur kids. Sony encourages pet owners to take the best photo and video they can, together with their furry four-legged buddy.
5.5 Pawgraphy Day Contest
Sony will be holding a contest for Pawgraphy Day starting on 5 May 2021. To take part, pet owners will post a photo or video of themselves together with their pets on Instagram and accompany it with a heartfelt message dedicated to their fur kid. In addition to this they will also have to tag five friends, follow Sony Singapore’s Instagram page and include the following hashtags #PawgraphyBySony #55PawgraphyDay. The winner of the Pawgraphy Day contest will be announced by 10June 2021.
There will be ten winners and one grand prize winner chosen for having the most liked and the most heartfelt content at the end of the Pawgraphy Day contest on 31 May 2021, with winners announced on 10 June 2021. The ten winners will stand to win a set of limited edition Pawgraphy premiums that include a matching Pawgraphy branded bandana and anti-bacterial face mask for the pet and owner respectively, a strap with adjustable leash and a Bellroy sling bag valued at SGD 139. The grand prize winner will win a ZV-1 digital camera complete with the VCT-SGR1 shooting grip worth SGD 1,138, to ensure that they will be able to shoot even more captivating moments.
Exclusive 5.5 Pawgraphy Deals
Sony will be empowering pet owners with deals and promotions on the Alpha 7C and the ZV-1 from 1-9 May. With every purchase of either camera, buyers can expect limited edition Pawgraphy premiums. Every purchase of the Alpha 7C also includes additional premiums like a Bellroy sling bag, lens pouch and hand strap.
“Pawgraphy”, is a Sony initiative that encourages paw parents to celebrate the love of their furry four-legged companions through the lens of photography and casual video shooting by posting pawsome photos and videos of themselves and their fur kids on social media.
To ready themselves for 5.5 Pawgraphy day, pet lovers can visit the tailor-made Pawgraphy microsite crafted by Sony to access a bevy of resources and tutorials made to enrich paw parents aspiring to take beautiful photos and videos of them with their pets. Among these will be a basic introduction to pet photography and casual videography, aimed at inspiring beginners to strive for quality.
Other users can make use of videos containing tips and tricks for pet photography and videography as well as gear recommendations to best suit the bespoke needs of their Pawgraphy journey. In the future, these will also be accompanied by Pawgraphy workshops so pet lovers can have a first-hand opportunity to enrich their skills and learn together on how to take better photos and videos of them with their fur babies.
Sony’s Advanced Offerings Simplify Professional Photography and Videography
For the Pawgraphy initiative, Sony has the Alpha 7C full-frame compact camera that can turn the work of a casual amateur photographer into beautiful professional grade photographs and the ZV-1 digital camera which can help a casual video shooter create inspiring high quality videos of themselves and their pets. These cameras are a lot better than usual smartphone cameras in the market. The ZV-1 is ideal for capturing casual videos while the Alpha 7C brings professional looking pet photographs to everyday pet owners, no matter their level of experience.
About Sony Electronics (Singapore)
Sony Electronics (Singapore) is responsible for the marketing and sales of consumer products, as well as professional products and solutions in Singapore. It also handles export business for Sony products from Singapore to various parts of Asia. Since establishing our presence in Singapore in 1973, we have grown steadily over the years to become a leader in the consumer electronics and broadcast markets. For more information on Sony’s products and services in Singapore, please visit http://www.sony.com.sg/
About Sony Corporation
Sony Corporation is responsible for the Electronics Products & Solutions (EP&S) business in the Sony Group. With the vision of “continuing to deliver Kando and Anshin to people and society across the world through the pursuit of technology and new challenges,” Sony will create products and services in areas such as home entertainment & sound, imaging, and mobile communications. For more information, visit: www.sony.net.
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