Epson at
Photokina 2016

Cologne Trade Fair
20-25 September 2016, Cologne
Visit us in Hall 2.2, Stand B-011

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Discover Epson’s global vision of professional-grade imaging for retailers, photographers, photo labs, studios and home

Visit our stand at photokina 2016 – the world's premier imaging trade fair – and experience our full range of professional-grade solutions for retailers, photographers, photo labs, studios and home. These include microlabs, printers, scanners and media, designed to boost productivity and offer market-leading quality across a range of applications including personal photos, collaborative print shop design, on-demand printing, professional large format images, signage, personalised products, t-shirts and home décor.

Over the course of photokina, Epson is hosting a series of on-stand daily panel sessions, where top industry specialists will join our experts to provide advice on topical imaging issues.

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  • Address

    Koeln Messe
    Messeplatz 1
    50679 Cologne
    Germany

    Tel. +49 221 821-3998
    Fax +49 221 821-3999
  • Opening Hours

    Date
    20th - 25th September 2016

    OPENING TIMES
    daily from 10 a.m to
    6 p.m.

Events

  • Liberate your images: new surfaces for photo and fine art

    Time: 11:00
    Language: German

    Our experts explore both traditional and new surfaces for photo and fine art prints. Alongside classic framing, they investigate new options and what you need to consider when printing onto metal, using acrylic, and working with liquid gloss.

    Speaker:
    Andreas Stephan - Epson
    Julian Röder - Sander
    Andreas Jankowski - Jam
    Bojan Radojkovic - Classical Frames
    Erik Wiegman - Chromaluxe

  • How to use media with optical brightener

    Time: 11:30
    Language: German

    Our experts advise you on how to handle media with optical brighteners.

    Speaker:
    Andreas Stephan - Epson
    Liane May - Xrite
    Hans van Ommeren - photographer
    Frank Schmitz - Felix Schoeller

  • Professional scanning applications

    Time: 11:00
    Language: German

    The value of archives explained using the example of Lichtbildanstalt Carl Simon & Co, as well as how professional scanning techniques permit photographers to easily achieve outstanding results.

    Speaker:
    Andreas Schroyen - Kulturservice Schroyen
    Sebastian Schlüter - photographer

  • How to use media with optical brightener

    Time: 11:30
    Language: German

    A professional guide to digitising archives with advice on equipment, software and best practice.

    Speaker:
    Jan-Willem Rossée - LaserSoft Imaging

  • Money, People, Politics

    Time: 11:00 & 15:00 (German)
    Time: 11:30 & 15:30 (English)

    Leading portrait photographer Marco Grob talks about how he has become one of the top contemporary portrait and advertising photographers. He describes his experience of having a front row seat to history and his focus on capturing historically significant people in many fields from politics to cinema. He highlights his recent work delving into long-form stories, including ‘A Year In Space’ and the Emmy award-winning multimedia piece ‘Beyond 9/11: Portraits of Resilience’. He will give valuable insight into better business practices, client relations, technical expertise and lighting aesthetics.

    Speaker:
    Marco Grob

  • Optimal image data preparation – not just for printing

    Time: 11:00
    Language: German

    Modern photographers work with many different media formats – not just print. Learn how to prepare and optimise your printing data to obtain the very best results in print, projection and on screen.

    Speaker:
    Andreas Stephan - Epson
    Sven Doelle - Adobe
    Hans van Ommeren - photographer

  • Digitising archives

    Time: 15:00
    Language: German

    A professional guide to digitising archives with advice on equipment, software and best practice.

    Speaker:
    Jan-Willem Rossée - LaserSoft Imaging

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  • Professional scanning applications

    Time: 15:30
    Language: German

    The value of archives explained using the example of Lichtbildanstalt Carl Simon & Co, as well as how professional scanning techniques permit photographers to easily achieve outstanding results.

    Speaker:
    Andreas Schroyen - Kulturservice Schroyen
    Sebastian Schlüter - photographer

  • Liberate your images: new surfaces for photo and fine art

    Time: 11:00
    Language: German

    Our experts explore both traditional and new surfaces for photo and fine art prints. Alongside classic framing, they investigate new options and what you need to consider when printing onto metal, using acrylic, and working with liquid gloss.

    Speaker:
    Andreas Stephan - Epson
    Julian Röder - Sander
    Andreas Jankowski - Jam
    Bojan Radojkovic - Classical Frames

  • How to use media with optical brightener

    Time: 11:30
    Language: German

    Our experts advise you on how to handle media with optical brighteners.

    Speaker:
    Andreas Stephan - Epson
    Liane May - Xrite
    Hans van Ommeren - photographer
    Frank Schmitz - Felix Schoeller

  • Monitor and printer calibration

    Time: 15:00
    Language: German

    Examining the issues when calibrating monitors and printers with advice on how to make sure what you see on screen is exactly what you print on paper.

    Speaker:
    Epson expert
    Alexander Heinrichs - Eizo photographer

  • Digitising archives

    Time: 11:00
    Language: German

    A professional guide to digitising archives with advice on equipment, software and best practice.

    Speaker:
    Jan-Willem Rossée - LaserSoft Imaging

    Learn more
  • Professional scanning applications

    Time: 11:30
    Language: German

    The value of archives explained using the example of Lichtbildanstalt Carl Simon & Co, as well as how professional scanning techniques permit photographers to easily achieve outstanding results.

    Speaker:
    Andreas Schroyen - Kulturservice Schroyen

  • Monitor and printer calibration

    Time: 15:00
    Language: German

    Examining the issues when calibrating monitors and printers with advice on how to make sure what you see on screen is exactly what you print on paper.

    Speaker:
    Epson expert
    Alexander Heinrichs - Eizo photographer

What's on at the stand

Our stand is divided into different areas so that you can focus on the areas of our imaging portfolio that interest you the most, as well as taking part in our daily panel sessions.

Photo and Fine Art

Experience the ultimate in home and professional photo printing and scanning, as well as professional fine-art printing. Epson’s latest inkjet printers range from multifunction, six-colour desktop A4 models to large-format 10-colour, 44-inch printers. All deliver quality and ease of use, with inksets that produce fantastic looking prints with vivid colours, deep blacks and outstanding detail. Our scanners allow you to convert treasured memories to digital with perfect results every time.

Discover superb quality production-level photo and fine-art printing up to 64 inches wide with SureColor SC-P10000 and P20000 large-format printers. Digital Information is partnering with Epson at Photokina to demonstrate double-sided printing solutions for photobooks for the first time, with a DGI system featuring two SureColor SC-P10000 models.

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Minilab solutions

Epson’s multi-purpose minilabs are designed to offer commercial photographers and retailers the ultimate in quality and ease of use. We’ll be demonstrating the SureLab D30000SR and DR, the SureLab D7 Studio microlab and the SureLab SL-D700 compact production printer. Able to produce a variety of photos, cards, invitations, flyers and promotional leaflets on a wide range of media and formats, SureLabs offer both flexibility and great profit potential.

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Canvas production

See the best in quality photo and fine art printing onto canvas, with high-volume, professional canvas printing and framing production using the 64-inch Epson SureColor SC-S80600 printer, Fotoba automatic cutting solutions and MH&P Stretchmaster ST60/60. Innovative, lightweight canvas printing will also be shown using the aqueous SureColor SC-T7200, followed by stretching onto Adventa carton frames.

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T-shirts and rigid materials

To show the flexibility of Epson’s SureColor SC-F dye-sublimation printers for quality textiles and promotional products, we’ll show a number of creative applications. Images will be printed on t-shirts using the SureColor SC-F2000 direct-to-textile printer, which offers a complete design and print service in one. Photo printing onto items including helmets, accessories, phone and tablet cases will be shown using the SureColor SC-F6200 printer in partnership with 3D sublimation experts SubliTec. Epson will also partner with ChromaLuxe to demonstrate printing stunning, hard-wearing images onto metal panels with the SC-F6200.

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Moverio smart glasses

We’ll be taking part in photokina’s Copter World section with our brand new Moverio BT-300 smart glasses, demonstrating that as the only binocular smart glasses on the market, they’re perfect for drone operators and drone photographers. We’ll also be showing how our BT-2000 smart glasses can be used to improve and speed up tasks such as servicing a large-format printer.

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EXPLORE OUR RANGE OF PRODUCTS AND SOLUTIONS

Many years’ experience in printing and imaging mean Epson is ideally placed to fill the needs of professionals and enthusiasts, whether photographers, printers, labs or home users. Epson products are designed to add efficiency, reduce costs and limit waste, without compromising on quality.

PROFESSIONAL PHOTO PRINTERS

Proofing printers

Epson’s SureColor series offers the perfect solution for an array of professional printing needs. Designed for photographers, artists, agencies, architects and other creative industries, SureColor printers create professional-quality prints guaranteed to impress clients.

SC-P400

SureColor SC-P400

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SC-P600

SureColor SC-P600

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SC-P800

SureColor SC-P800

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SC-P6000

SureColor SC-P6000

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SC-P8000

SureColor SC-P8000

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PROOFING PRINTERS

Sign and display printers

The ultimate solutions for proofing, SureColor printers are also perfect for high-end photographic and fine art applications. They use UltraChrome HD and HDX inksets, which produce a broad spectrum of vivid, long-lasting colours. Some models feature a new violet ink, allowing them to achieve 99% of the Pantone colour library, for highly accurate spot colour reproduction.

SC-P800

SureColor SC-P800

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SureColor SC-P7000

SureColor SC-P7000V

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SureColor SC-P9000

SureColor SC-P9000

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Stylus Pro WT4900

Stylus Pro WT4900

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SIGN AND DISPLAY PRINTERS

Sign and display printers

From affordable high-volume printing to the finest quality cutting-edge whites and metallics, SureColor SC-S professional printers deliver excellent results on an extensive range of media for a massive variety of signage and display applications.

SureColor SC-S80600

SureColor SC-S80600

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TEXTILE RANGE

Textile printers

Our latest dye-sublimation printers enable you to produce outstanding quality materials for soft signage, banners, flags, sportswear, apparel, promotional products and other polyester-coated substrates. These can include aluminium, metal and MDF hardboards for high quality indoor decoration.

SureColor SC-F2000

SureColor SC-F2000

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SureColor SC-F6200

SureColor SC-F6200

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MOVERIO SMART GLASSES

Moverio smart glasses

Our Moverio smart glasses offer a wide variety of enhanced vision and augmented reality features for both professional and amateur users. Our brand new BT-300 smart glasses allow drone photographers and operators incredible levels of control, while our rugged BT-2000 smart glasses are perfect for industrial and scientific applications.

BT-300

BT-300

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BT-2000

BT-2000

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HOME PHOTO PRINTERS

Handheld printers

Epson’s Expression range of home photo printers create rich, vivid photo prints in sizes up to A3 on a variety of media, depending on model. Combining reliability with long-lasting quality, the Expression range is also packed with options to connect and print, make photo-printing easy.

Expression XP-640

Expression XP-640

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Expression XP-760

Expression XP-760

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Expression XP-900

Expression XP-900

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SCANNERS

Scanners

Our film and photo scanner range helps professional photographers and serious amateurs convert their films and photographic prints into high-quality digital images, to allow digital manipulation and preservation of valuable artwork.

Perfection V600 Photo

Perfection V600 Photo

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Perfection V800 Photo

Perfection V800 Photo

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Perfection V850 Pro

Perfection V850 Pro

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News

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Press release - 04.08.2016

Professionelle Fotodrucklösungen auf der photokina 2016

Epson präsentiert Portfolio für professionelle Fotostudios und praxisnahe Arbeitsplätze

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Press release - 03.03.2016

Neuer schneller Epson 44 Zoll Fotodrucker

Epson SureColor SC-P10000 kombiniert hohe Geschwindigkeit mit hoher Druckqualität

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Press release - 26.01.2016

Online-Druckerei PhotoBox investiert in Epson SureColor SC-S-Drucker

Das Unternehmen PhotoBox hat seinen Bestand an Produktions­druckern um fünf Epson SureColor SC-S60600 64 Zoll-Großformatdrucker erweitert

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Press release - 21.01.2016

Neuer Epson Produktions­drucker für Fotos

Epson präsentiert mit dem SureColor SC-P20000 einen neuen 64“ Großformatdrucker der SureColor-Serie, der für die Produktion großformatiger Fotos in hoher Qualität und Geschwindigkeit entwickelt wurde

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Press release - 16.09.2016

Photokina offer: save 22% on an Epson SureLab SL-D700

Epson announces a special promotion to celebrate the start of Photokina, the world’s largest imaging show (20th-25th September in Cologne, Germany).

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Press release - 14.09.2016

Epson welcomes Marco Grob to Photokina

Leading portrait photographer Marco Grob visits Epson at Photokina on Thursday 22nd September to talk about how he has become one of the leading portrait and advertising photographers today.

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Press release - 12.09.2016

Epson partners with leading software firms to showcase innovative ‘Retail Solutions’ at Photokina

In its dedicated ‘Retail Solutions’ showcase at Photokina (Booth B011 in Hall 2.2, 20-25th September in Cologne), Epson partners with leading software companies to show how its latest highly-flexible SureLab D-Series of mini labs and large format aqueous SureColor SC-P printers give photo retailers and professional photographers a choice of powerful profit-generating production solutions.

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Press release - 12.09.2016

A new way of seeing the world

Show highlights include the Moverio BT-300 smart glasses for drone pilots and the Moverio Pro BT-2000 smart headset for visual and remote support and training.

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Press release - 08.09.2016

Epson Partners with DJI to Develop Augmented Reality Smart Eyewear Solutions for Piloting Drones

Partnership designed to enhance safety and flight capabilities of DJI drone piloting using Epson’s Moverio BT-300 smart eyewear; partnership marks first mass-market consumer application of AR smart eyewear for drone piloting

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Press release - 04.08.2016

Epson takes photograph print quality and flexibility to new levels at Photokina

On-booth Professional Photo Studio and Panel Sessions show visitors how easy it is to produce the best quality prints on paper, canvas, film, metal, fabric

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Press release - 03.03.2016

New super-fast 44-inch large format printer

SC-P10000 combines the highest printing speed with superior quality at 600x600 dpi and higher

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Press release - 20.01.2016

Photobox chooses five new-generation Epson Surecolor SC-S60600 printers to boost photo canvas production capacity

PhotoBox has invested in five new-generation Epson SureColor SC-S60600 64-inch wide-format printers

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Press release - 14.01.2015

Super-fast, 64-inch printer produces exceptional output for the production print market

SureColor SC-P20000 combines the highest quality at print speeds of up to 17.5sqm/hr

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