November 17, 2021 – SAN DIEGO, CA – Sony Electronics Inc. a worldwide imaging chief, and Gannett Co, Inc., operator of USA TODAY NETWORK spanning greater than 250 nationwide and native media shops together with USA TODAY, have in the present day introduced that Sony will turn out to be the imaging merchandise supplier for Gannett’s photographers and video journalists.
The award-winning information group will present its staff entry to all kinds of Sony’s imaging merchandise highlighted by the Sony Alpha 1and FX Cinema Line cameras and G Grasp™ line of interchangeable lenses. The rollout of Sony imaging kits for Gannett will start instantly in choose markets.
Gannett’s Pulitzer-Prize profitable content material touches the lives of greater than 150 million individuals every day. Their photograph and video journalism staff options greater than 500 professionals masking greater than 10,000 occasions yearly, producing almost two million edited pictures and hundreds of unique movies annually.
“Storytelling by means of pictures has been a big a part of our group all through nationwide and native protection, and thru our sports activities content material,” stated Bruce Odle, President of Imagn, Gannett’s in-house photograph company and sports activities picture wire service. “We’re excited to convey Sony’s modern gear to our journalists to permit them to seize the moments and feelings in new methods to enhance the compelling tales of the USA TODAY NETWORK.”
Along with product supply, Sony will probably be supporting Gannett with intensive product service choices, whereas additionally offering direct, on-site help for photograph and video journalists at many key business occasions.
“We’re extraordinarily happy to have the ability to collaborate with Gannett, one of many world’s largest information organizations with an unparalleled dedication to delivering multimedia information and creating digital content material,” stated Yang Cheng, Vice President of Imaging Merchandise and Options Americas at Sony Electronics. “Gannett’s USA TODAY NETWORK is an modern and venerable information model, preserving native journalism and reinventing nationwide information. We’re honored that they’ve chosen to equip their gifted visible journalists with Sony imaging merchandise, and are assured it’s going to permit them to seize, talk and share tales in methods they by no means have earlier than.”