Photokina is a trade fair held in Europe for the photographic and imaging industries. It is the world’s largest such trade fair. The first Photokina was held in Cologne, Germany, in 1950, and since 1966 it has been held biennially in September at the koelnmesse Trade Fair and Exhibition Centre in Deutz.

New trends are born at photokina, the future of imaging is developed and valuable creative impulses are provided. Let yourself be inspired, discover future technologies, try out new products and establish interesting contacts to other pros and photo and video enthusiasts.

Social Butterfly has served as a bilingual event producer not only in the US, but also in Cologne Germany, Paris France, and Tokyo Japan.


Canon, Inc./ Dentsu, Inc.

Project location

Cologne, Germany