Stages at photokina 2018
photokina, the world’s leading trade fair in imaging and photographic industries, is being held from September 26-29 in Cologne, Germany. The trade fair will display several exhibitions and galleries spreading over various stages during the course of the fair.
1. COMMUNITIES Stage
The COMMUNITIES stage will feature news from the stars of the photo scene, meet friends and give a chance to the audience to place their photos live online. It will also include photographers like Greg Gorman, Steve Thornton, Guido Karp who provide insights into their work.
Created under the patronage of Prof. Dr.Andreas Pinkwart, State Minister for Economic Affairs, Digitization, Innovation and Energy of North Rhine-Westphalia, it will give a chance to the audience to meet developers and learn about innovation projects of the technology leaders.
3. MOTION Stage
With MOTION, the audience will experience new cameras, smartphones and gimmicks from the leading manufacturers, and receive the best tips for filming and editing in live sessions and workshops directly from the professionals.
4. PICTURES Stage
Over the course of four days, PICTURES by photokina will hold various photo exhibitions, galleries and awards such as Atlas of Humanity, CEWE Photo Award 2019 “Our World is beautiful”, FUJIFILM Global Photo Exhibition – Inspire Printing and more.
5. PROFESSIONALS Stage
Top speakers from the industry will provide insights into varied thematic areas in the context of diverse lectures such as the establishment of a sustainable career as a freelance photographer amongst others.
6. COLOGNE UNLIMITED Stage
The stage will feature diverse photo workshops, photo tours, street artists for creative experiences and to gain different perspectives.