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photokina – Clear the stage for the community!

Photo: Appstotal-apps-mpc © Koelnmesse GmbH

photokina – world of imaging 2014 Clear the stage for the community! The “photokina communities” special exhibition area at photokina 2014 (16-21 September) in hall 9 is the central port of call for trade fair visitors who like to exchange news and views with others about their photography hobby. The focal point is a large stage where for six days exhibitors and cooperation partners will be developing trade fair topics for photo fans in an informative and entertaining way. The spectrum ranges from natural history and travel photography via “the fascination of HDR” to an overview of important photo apps … Continue reading

photokina – Do-it-yourself made easy

Stand: Canon, Halle 3.2

Do-it-yourself is in fashion at the photokina – this applies not only for the countless photos and videos that are made on the six-day event. That handwork and photography also match perfectly, visitors can see at this year’s world of imaging in hall 9 and try it for themselves. On the Koelnmesse and on the do-it-yourself special area, organized by the journal Handmade Kultur, in short: “DIY@photokina”, photokina visitors can let their creativity run free.“DIY@photokina” is the meeting point for all DIY fans, bloggers and designers who are interested in creative design around the theme of photography. And who knows … Continue reading

Plan your shot! (PlanIt! for Photographers)

PlanIt! for Photographers

Plan your shot! No worries this post is not going to be a preachment towards that you from now on should plan all your shootings before hitting the release button on your camera. This posting is more about an app that supports you to plan your shooting if you like. PlanIt! for Photographers is dedicated to all landscape, travel, nature photographers and all those who are interested in night, time-lapse, astro, star-trail and Milky Way photography. Up to now “The Photographer’s Ephemeris (TPE)” has been the standard app for me to plan my outdoor shootings and find the right location and timing. … Continue reading

“Fan-mile” for amateur photographers: photokina communities

Open-Air-Installation »Butterfly« Messeeingang Süd - Copyright by Koelnmesse GmbH

“Fan-mile” for amateur photographers: photokina communities Under the roof of photokina communities social networks, photo festivals, associations and publishers will present themselves The central meeting point for “analog” and “digital” photo-fans Social media live at the photokina blogger zone Fascinating pictures exhibitions offer inspiration She is the central focal point for all those who like to share with others about their hobby: The special surface photokina communities in hall 9. True to the motto “Photography is then most beautiful when you can share the pictures with someone” the photokina leads at this special area both, real as well as virtual … Continue reading

photokina – Aaaand… Action!

Auqa Zorbing - Copyright by Joymondo - via Koelnmesse GmbH

photokina – world of imaging 2014 Aaaand… Action! photokina Action Zone – new attraction at photokina 2014, where action cams can be tested under realistic conditions SanDisk is sponsoring the memory cards: everyone can take the recordings they’ve made home with them Main sponsor of the “photokina action zone” is Google It’s the trend gadget for every sport and outdoor fan: the action cam. In 2011, sales volumes in Germany were 30,000 units; just a year later they were 165,000 and in 2013 sales of these trendy recording devices to enthusiastic outdoor activists far outstripped the 300,000 mark. The recording … Continue reading Services