Contest: Capture Greatness with G and G Master™ Lenses from Sony

Unleash your creativity and capture greatness through the use of G or G Master™ lenses from Sony through #GforGreatness Contest!

Open to all photography enthusiasts from South East Asia (Indonesia, Malaysia, The Philippines, Singapore, Thailand and Vietnam), the #GforGreatness Contest will focus on creativity, originality, and quality – to showcase new creative possibilities for imaging and art with unique lenses from Sony.

Main point for this contest, all submitted entries have to be taken / shot with a G or G Master™ lenses.

Interested participants who do not own a G or G Master™ lens, fret not!
Visit the contest website to find out how to loan one of the lenses, for up to a week (first come first serve)(FAQ).

Available lenses for Singapore participants (loan period: 24th May, 2016 – 04th July, 2016):

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The judging panel will include Sony’s α professional photographers from across the region and representatives from Sony.

Entries submission is open from 24 May to 19 August 2016, via G For Greatness contest site.

Six winners in total will be chosen (one per country) and each winner will receive a Sony 85mm F1.4 G Master™ Series lens (SEL85F14GM). Results of the #GforGreatness Contest will be announced on 19 September, 2016 and winners will be notified via email.

For more information on the #GforGreatness Contest, do visit


Awesome chance for enthusiasts to showcase their creativity while trying out the Sony G or G Master and win a drool worthy G Master lens.

From what I read, no rental fee for the loan sets but deposit is required and amount will be advise during email confirmation. Deposit will be return in full as long as loan sets are return in good working condition (similar to usual rental sets from camera rental companies).

In short, treat those loan lenses with care 🙂

News: Experience “Action On The Go” with KIX 360’s Action Cars

KIX 360, the streaming action entertainment channel, and Singtel TV, announced an exclusive collaboration with Grab, Southeast Asia’s leading ride-hailing service, offer its riders in Singapore free GrabHitch rides every Friday from May 20 to June 10.

During the four Fridays, GrabHitch riders can get a complimentary ride using the promo code “KIX360ACTION” via the Grab app (one ride per person each week). A few lucky people will even get the chance to ride in one of KIX 360’s “action cars”: an Aston Martin, a Ferrari, a Maserati, or a Porsche – driven by an “action hero”.

While cruising in the “action cars,” riders can check out KIX 360’s exhilarating mix of first and exclusive combat sports, fast-paced reality series and adrenaline-pumping action movies via Singtel TV GO.

KIX 360 is one of the Live Channels offered on Singtel TV GO. KIX 360 is the streaming version of the pay TV channel, KIX HD (Singtel TV channel 309), the ultimate destination for action entertainment in Asia.


If you are adventurous, would love a free ride on an action car driven by one of the 4 action heroes and would like to know more about KIX 360 and their programmes, remember to GrabHitch with promotion code – KIX360ACTION , on the remaining 3 dates – May 27, June 03 & 10.


Information as shared by CTE.
Images as seen on SingTel TV site.