NEW TOPICS, NEW CYCLE,
NEW DATE.

The world of imaging is developing at a rapid pace, and photokina sets new standards in promoting this growth.

MULTI-FACETED THEME WORLDS

The future is here. Here and now.
All theme worlds of imaging united at one show, and everything you need for the modern, digital imaging workflow.


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CREATING UNLIMITED | DISCOVERING UNLIMITED

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5 GOOD REASONS

1. Decisive impulses: Innovations, trends and future technologies revolving around the theme of imaging. This is where the industry's heart beats
2. International meeting point: More than 190,000 visitors from around the world. photokina is where consumers, pros, developers, start-ups and top companies enter into discussion with one another.
3. Unique events: Informative, emotional, entertaining: the unique selection of events ensures an unforgettable trade fair experience with added value for everyone.
4. Concentrated trade fair experience: Here it's about imaging. Four days. Concentrated. Inspirational. Along the shortest routes. With the best of the industry.
5. Annual rhythm:
As of 2019, always in May and always annually. Note the date now: 8-11 May 2019.

UP CLOSE.
THE COMPLETE PICTURE.

Everything focused on one hot spot.
Cologne provides the meeting point, the foundation and the trend barometer of the international imaging industry.

HOSTING THE WHOLE WORLD.
TOGETHER AS ONE.

Inspire professional users, trade and consumers equally.
Turn fascination into reality and enthusiasm into real business.

THREE TARGET GROUPS.
THOUSANDS OF CONTACTS.

PROFESSIONAL USERS

Always on the move in the world of photography, moving image and creative professionals. Hard to impress: both an opportunity and a challenge at the same time.

TRADERS

100% professional: view new products with enthusiasm and reach decisions with a clear head.

CONSUMERS

Open to new ideas, and passionate about innovation. Semi-professionals, keen amateurs and energetic smartphone users.

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THE COMMUNITY IS COMING.
IT’S TIME TO JOIN.


Events, workshops, shoots and more create unique experiences for the community.
Informative, emotional, entertaining.

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Your advantage: your free public transport ticket: Purchase online > you will receive your free public transport ticket in a separate e-mail. You can use the public transport ticket for buses and trains in the extended network of the Rhein-Sieg Transport Authority (VRS). Exempted are Deutsche Bahn AG trains that are subject to a surcharge (e.g. IC/EC or ICE trains).

WE'RE HERE FOR YOU!

Our visitor hotline will be glad to assist you. Feel free to contact us!

Tel.: +49 1806 103 101
photokina@visitor.koelnmesse.de


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