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Welcome to Photokina 2016

Join us at Photokina 2016 to see the latest products, hear from our special guests share their experiences with Sony products, and enjoy our action shows.

Just announced !

The new flagship full frame interchangeable lens camera α99 II

The long-awaited A-mount flagship model α99 II delivers high-precision  AF, swift continuous shooting, and high resolution.
Visit our stand and see the camera first-hand.

Live Talks & Demonstrations

World-renowned photographers and filmmakers will be sharing their insights as well as their own personal and professional experiences of using Sony cameras and lenses.

Felix Rachor

Felix Rachor
Portraiture and Fashion Photographer

Felix is a photographer of great depth. He has given many workshops, had his photographs published in magazines and has many well-known customers. His trademark is his in-depth technical knowledge and his love for details. 

Jamari Lior

Jamari Lior
Photo Artist

Motifs and motivations - these are the two topics Jamari Lior is interested in, both combining perfectly her personal background. The young photographer holds a PdD in visual anthropology, having studied in Germany, the Netherlands and India.

Alexander Heinrichs

Alexander Heinrichs
Photographer and Photo Designer

Alexander Heinrichs works as a photographer and photo designer in his loft-studio in Aschaffenburg. Born in 1969, his passion for photography began over 30 years ago. Today his focus is professional portraiture, product and advertising photographs, but also photorealistic composing.

Philip Bloom

Philip Bloom
Filmmaker

Philip Bloom left Sky News after 17 years working as a news cameraman, 10 years later he has built up a globally respected reputation within the industry. From filming on Lucasfilm’s “Red Tails” to shooting the BAFTA / Raindance winning documentary “How To Start A Revolution” through to the The Wonder List” for CNN and beyond.

Chris Schmid

Chris Schmid
Photographer/ Filmmaker (Sony Global Imaging Ambassador)

Chris Schmid is a self-taught award winning photographer and filmmaker based in Switzerland, although his work takes him all over the globe. His work is layered by wildlife, travel and outdoor subjects. 

Julien Mauve

Julien Mauve
Photo Artist

Julien Mauve is a visual artist based in Paris, creating staged, cinematographic and narrative photography series dealing with human interactions and conditions. 

Ben Jaworskyj

Ben Jaworskyj
Landscape Photographer

Adventure photographer Benjamin Jaworskyj is one of Germany’s most known photographers, not least because of his YouTube channel „jaworskyjpictures“, which is Germany’s biggest YouTube channel about photography with more than 181,000+ followers and more than 20 million clicks.

Live Action Shows

There will be two special attractions to enjoy and to capture at the right moment 

THE SAMURAI SWORD ARTISTS, KAMUI

TETSURO SHIMAGUCHI

KAMUI, formed in 1998, They combine beauty of form, acting, and martial arts to deliver an original style of performance. Tetsuro Shimaguchi, the leader of Kamui, performed as the CRAZY 88ʼs “MIKI” and choreographed sword-fighting scenes in “KILL BILL Vol.1”.

BREAKDANCER

TAKASHI J/B

TAKASHI J/B, is a professional dance performer in Japan, famous for his own original dance style, the so-called "HAND STAND ROCK"
He won several number one titles including the world's number one titles, both in showcase and battle at R-16 Korea World B-Boy Masters Championship in 2009. 

Sony at Photokina 2016

Sony at Photokina 2016

Venue
Hall 5.2, Koelnmesse

Dates & Opening Hours
Tuesday, 20 September to Sunday, 25 September 2016
Daily from 10:00 a.m. to 06:00 p.m.

Stand Map

1. Main Stage
2. Centre Stage

3. Movie Camera
4. α Interchangeable-lens Camera
5. α Interchangeable-lens Camera
6. Cyber-shot Digital Still Camera
7. Cyber-shot High-zoom Shooting
8. Action Cam

9. Motion Picture Camera
10. Portrait Shooting
11. 4D Focus Demo
12. High Sensitivity Demo
13. α Mount System
14. Innovative Technology

15. Telephoto & High-zoom Shooting (2nd Floor)
16. Photo Gallery (2nd Floor)
17. PlayMemories Camera Apps
18. Sony World Photography Awards Gallery

Stand Map
Sony | Photo Gallery

Sony | Photo Gallery

Learn and be inspired while exploring amazing photos that showcase our cameras and lenses.

Sony | Camera Channel

Sony | Camera Channel

Visit our official channel featuring amazing videos shot with our cameras and lenses.