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Xiaomi Japan Xiaomi 14 Ultra will be released sequentially from May 16th (Thursday). To commemorate the announ cement and release, “Xiaomi U30 Photo Contest 2024” will be held

Xiaomi Technology Japan Co., Ltd.
Xiaomi 14 Ultra will be released sequentially from May 16th
(Thursday). To commemorate the announcement and release, “Xiaomi U30 Photo Contest 2024” will be held
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Xiaomi Technology Japan Co., Ltd. (hereinafter referred to as “Xiaomi Japan”, Headquarters: Minato-ku, Tokyo, President and CEO: Akira Onuma) has announced the launch of the same series, which is equipped with a camera system jointly developed with Leica Camera Co., Ltd. that provides the ultimate shooting experience. However, the cutting-edge flagship model “Xiaomi 14 Ultra” will be released sequentially from tomorrow, May 16th (Thursday). To commemorate the announcement and release of Xiaomi 14 Ultra, we will hold a photo contest “Xiaomi U30 Photo Contest 2024” to support young creators. ■Support young creators
Photocon “Xiaomi U30 Photo Contest 2024” held
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What is Xiaomi U30 Photo Contest 2024?
Dialogue with things and things that we can see makes us see familiar everyday scenes in a different way.
You can easily share your best moments anytime.
There are moments that can be captured simply because you have a smartphone. I would like to focus on the new perspectives of the young people who will lead the world in the future, from film to digital and what new worlds will open up next.
With this in mind, Xiaomi U30 Photo Contest 2024 is a photo contest for works taken with smartphones.
【overview】
Work theme: The theme is free. We are accepting submissions of 5 to 10 images as one work.
Entries reception period: First screening May 9, 2024 (Thursday) to June 30, 2024 (Sunday)
Judges & Instructors: Photographers Takeshi Shimamoto and Kenji Sato Up to 10 people who pass the first screening (*1) will receive a Xiaomi 14 Ultra and a Xiaomi 14 Ultra Photography Kit. We will also invite you to “Xiaomi Photo Academy 2024” where you can receive lectures from professional photographers and learn photo techniques using “Xiaomi 14 Ultra”. Outstanding works selected from the participants of Xiaomi Photo Academy 2024 (*2) in the second round will be featured in digital advertisements at major stations in the Tokyo metropolitan area.
*1 Those who passed the first screening will be contacted by Saturday, July 20, 2024.
*2 Xiaomi Photo Academy 2024 will be held on Saturday, July 27th. Prize details:
First screening Grand Prix 1 person
・Prize of 100,000 yen ・Xiaomi 14 Ultra, Xiaomi 14 Ultra Photography Kit presented
・Invited to Xiaomi Photo Academy 2024
First screening: Excellence Award: Maximum of 3 people
・Prize of 50,000 yen
・Xiaomi 14 Ultra, Xiaomi 14 Ultra Photography Kit will be presented. ・Invited to Xiaomi Photo Academy 2024
First round Honorable Mention Up to 6 people
・Xiaomi 14 Ultra, Xiaomi 14 Ultra Photography Kit will be presented. ・Invited to Xiaomi Photo Academy 2024
Excellent works from the second screening
・Works will be featured in digital advertisements at major stations in the Tokyo metropolitan area From Monday, September 16th to Sunday, September 29th, your work will be featured in digital advertisements at major stations in the metropolitan area.
Xiaomi Award 5 people
・Free Xiaomi products
We will award a Xiaomi product (*3) as the Xiaomi Prize from among the entries that unfortunately did not pass the first round of judging. *3 The gift products will be announced at a later date.
Qualification requirements:
・People under 30 years of age*4 can apply, regardless of whether they are professionals or amateurs.
・Gender, nationality, and address do not matter.
・Limited to residents of Japan.
・Groups and organizations can also apply.
*4 Under 29 years old as of September 30, 2024. Minors require parental consent. *5 If you apply as a group or organization, all members must be under 30 years old.
Judges & Xiaomi Photo Academy 2024 lecturers:
Takeshi Shimamoto
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Born in Chiba Prefecture. Photographer, creative director, romantic. He joined the photography club at his high school in Ojai, California, and spent his youth in the darkroom. Graduated from Academy of Art University (San Francisco), Department of Photography. While living in the United States, he planned and held numerous photo exhibitions in the United States. Joji Shimamoto’s photographs make you feel the smells, sounds, and even humidity of the place, giving you a sense of peace and nostalgia, just like the noise of an LP record needle. He is one of those rare photographers who captures a moment in time and makes you imagine the story behind it as if it were a movie, arousing the sensibilities of the viewer.
Kenji Sato
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“Xiaomi U30 Photo Contest 2024” details page:
https://getnavi.jp/capa/special/460940/
Xiaomi 14 Ultra Overview
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“Xiaomi 14 Ultra” is a state-of-the-art camera jointly developed with Leica Camera Co., Ltd. with a housing design reminiscent of a high-end camera, in order to deliver the “joy and exhilaration of shooting” brought by the ultimate shooting experience to Xiaomi and Leica fans. Adopts a quad camera system that boasts excellent optical performance. The latest and highest level “Qualcomm(R) Snapdragon(TM) 8 Gen 3 Mobile Platform” chipset and 5,000mAh large capacity battery provide high performance for a long time. Additionally, those who purchase this product will receive a set of photography kits to further improve the usability of the camera.
More details about Xiaomi 14 Ultra:
https://www.mi.com/jp/product/xiaomi-14-ultra
About Xiaomi Japan
Xiaomi entered the Japanese market in December 2019 and sells many cutting-edge smartphones and IoT products that are available globally. In smartphones, in addition to the SIM-free market, in September 2020 Xiaomi Japan provided its first 5G compatible model to the au brand, and in February 2021, it launched an “Osaifu-Keitai” compatible model to the SoftBank brand. has expanded, and in addition to our global product capabilities, we are rapidly promoting localization. In addition, we offer a wide range of IoT products, from wearable products such as smart bands such as the globally best-selling Xiaomi Smart Band, smart watches, and completely wireless earphones, to seasonal home appliances such as projectors, indoor cameras, and air purifiers. We are selling smart home products.
About Xiaomi
Xiaomi Corporation (hereinafter referred to as Xiaomi) was established in April 2010 and listed on the main board of the Hong Kong Stock Exchange on July 9, 2018 (1810.HK). Xiaomi is a company that manufactures home appliances and smart devices centered around smartphones and smart hardware connected via IoT platforms. Xiaomi pursues innovation, high-quality user experience, and efficient operations, with the vision of becoming a friend of users and a company that people genuinely think is the coolest. We continue to create great products at fair prices so that everyone around the world can enjoy a better life through innovative technology. Xiaomi is one of the world’s leading smartphone companies. In December 2023, the monthly active users (MAU) of MIUI, our proprietary firmware, reached approximately 641.2 million worldwide. The company has also
established the world’s leading consumer IoT platform, with over 739.7 million smart devices (excluding smartphones, laptops and tablets) on its platform as of December 31, 2023. Connected. In October 2023, Xiaomi upgraded its strategy with the concept of “Human x Car x Home”, aiming for a smarter ecosystem that seamlessly integrates personal devices, smart home products, and electric vehicles. And Xiaomi always values ​​users and provides a more comprehensive and seamless product experience. Currently, Xiaomi products are sold in more than 100 countries and regions around the world. In August 2023, Xiaomi was ranked in the Fortune Global 500 for the fifth consecutive year, ranking 360th. Xiaomi is a constituent of the Hong Kong Hang Seng Index, Hang Seng China Enterprises Index, Hang Seng Tech Index and Hang Seng China 50 Index.
More details about this release:
https://prtimes.jp/main/html/rd/p/000000080.000098799.html



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