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Educational megaproject Photoforum 2019

Photoforum is an exhibition of photo & video equipment,   printing technologies and accessories. PHOTOFORUM International Exhibition is the major event on the imaging market in CIS and Eastern Europe, a traditional meeting place for manufacturers, dealers, distributors, professional and amateur photographers, videographers. The exhibition has been held since 2001. Frоm 2011 till 2015 PHOTOFORUM was held in the framework of Consumer Electronics & Photo Expo. Frоm 2016 PHOTOFORUM is held as an independent exhibition that will allow to attract more target audience, to develop and to promote advanced product groups and technologies.

The Photoforum ground is divided into several sections: Education zone includes conference-halls for master classes on: Photo shooting , Cinema and video shooting , Printing and Graphics and retouching . The exposition area includes the following thematic zones: Photocamera zone , Printing zone , Accessories and software zone , Creative zone covering Touch & Try grounds, photography exhibitions and Business zone for appointments   .

PHOTOFORUM-2019 will be held in the successfully verified format focusing on a program of simultaneously running master classes and workshops, and encompassing a display of photo and printing equipment as well as accessories, and the “Product of the Year” Russian National Award.

The “Product of the Year” National Award is held since 2004. The main task of the Award is to define the best products in photo, video and accessories and help consumers to choose from the large variety of novelties on the Russian market. The Award meets up marketing purposes of producers and resellers of the equipment and helps to promote the latest solutions and products. “The Product of the Year” National Award is the only award in the industry in Russia that is given by a panel of professionals. The jurors are professional representatives of specialized mass media, honored experts in the Russian consumer electronics market.

The jurors of the “Product of the Year-2018” National Award will define nominations in January 2018. The participants of the Award can nominate the products which entered the market and are offered/will be offered for sale in the Russian Federation from April, 2017 up to April, 2018. Then the Organizer will collect applications for participation and ask the products for test. The jurors will test the products and will define the best one in each nomination on a final session. The winners of the Product of the Year National Award-2018 will be announced at the exhibition on April 12

Keep up with the updates of the program on the official website of the project at

  • 07.08.2018

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