Sony has introduced a 3D stills and video category into its World Photography Awards.

?3D video and photography is experiencing exponential growth,? said a Sony World Photography Awards spokesman.

?Practitioners in the spheres of film, art and photography are embracing new, dynamic 3D technology to push their art forms further than ever before.?

Entrants can enter 3D images, captured using stills or video cameras, into two categories: 3D Panoramic and 3D Still.

Tatsuya Akashi, vice president of Digital Imaging at Sony Europe added: ?At Sony we?re passionate about pushing the boundaries within digital imaging innovation.

?3D technology provides a new way for people to explore their creativity and we look forward to seeing some exciting entries to these new categories.?

The closing date for entries is 4 January 2012.

For details visit


Brian May interview: Crazy Little Thing Called 3D

Fujifilm launches 3D digital camera