Festival of Imaging


We are at a loss for words to accurately describe everything we were able to experience together with you over the last few days. It was a "Festival of Imaging" that really deserves its name, with a fantastic program on and off the stages, great artists, creatives and keyspeakers, an enthusiastic patron and an overwhelmed patron. But all this should not keep us from saying THANK YOU in an appropriate way. Without you, none of this would have been possible! Thousands of happy faces can't be mistaken and these were the faces of visitors, exhibitors, partners, friends and colleagues alike.

It is a pity that it is already over. But we hope to see you again next year! From September 21 - 24, 2023, it will be #shareyourvision again, and we can promise you now that we will also increase our numbers next year, for the third edition of PHOTOPIA Hamburg.





[...] We have certainly experienced historical events here and want to make PHOTOPIA the central anchor point for professional photographers and anyone interested in imaging. [...]


[...] We truly enjoyed being part of this debut, presenting our latest products and innovative technologies on site, and sharing views and experiences with many artists as well as photo and video enthusiasts. We are looking forward to 2022!

Business Head Digital Imaging Sony Deutschland

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The first-ever PHOTOPIA Hamburg

... will take place at the Hamburg exhibition complex from 23 to 26 September 2021, accompanied by a Festival held throughout the city. It will be an annual event. PHOTOPIA will attract exhibitors from the entire world of imaging, showcasing products and services related to photo and video recording, editing and processing, storage, displaying and sharing, including software and technology companies and many start-ups. It is open to all photography and filming professionals and enthusiasts. Apart from dealers, professional photographers, semiprofessionals, hobby photographers and photography enthusiasts, the target audience expressly includes smart phone owners who like to use their devices for recording, editing and sharing photos and videos. Exhibitors will be able to register from the beginning of September 2020. Apart from PHOTOPIA Hamburg, HMC has been hosting the highly successful FOTOHAVEN HAMBURG for the past three years, which is part of the oohh! FreizeitWelten trade fair. Open to the general public, it has since become a major meeting place for northern Germany’s photo community. It mainly focuses on travel and outdoor photography and is geared towards ambitious and aspiring hobby photographers.


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