16 Sep Ready for Photokina 2016? Make sure to follow our live blogging!
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Two years ago, Heather and I experienced our first Photokina. The one word that immediately came to mind when we stepped through the doors of the Koelnmesse exhibition centre was: HUGE! I remember discovering at the end of the show that there were entire halls we didn’t even know existed.
At the entrance on the first day!
It is actually impossible to see everything in one week because Photokina isn’t just about the major camera and lens manufacturers – there are also entire halls dedicated to accessory companies from all over the world, subdivided by continent. You can literally become lost if you don’t pay attention to where you’re going.
Me working hard on an article before an interview!
Because it is the most popular photography event in the world and pretty much everyone in the industry is present, it is also a nice opportunity to meet people – both new faces and those you’ve only ever had the chance to meet online. In fact, this is one of the main reasons we decided to go back this year.
One “friend” Heather was particularly glad to make!
This year we’ll stay for a shorter period of time but rest assured: we will cover all the most important new announcements related to the mirrorless world. Starting Monday, we’ll be discovering all the new products at several press conferences and begin sharing our first impressions on the same evening. Ok, evening probably sounds too optimistic, let’s say during the night!
Memories from last year: Heather at the
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