Venue

At the business forefront in the photograph and video field in 2017

Keynote Speech

■Women in Photography
■Potential of Exif in the Age of IoT

February 23[Thu]

13:30-14:30

Venue: Conference Center 301/302 / Number of seats:400

Hiroyuki Sasa President of Camera and Imaging Products Association [CIPA]

Recently, the phenomenon of kamera joshi ("women with cameras") has become quite big in Japan. However, women have actually always been actively working in the photo industry since the birth of photography. CP+ is also reinforcing efforts to attract women. Therefore, this speech covers the topic "Women in Photography," along with the more technical topic of the "Potential of Exif in the Age of IoT."

At the business forefront in the photograph and video field in 2017

Panel Discussion by Top Engineers

"Creating Attractive Cameras"

February 23[Thu]

15:00-16:30

Venue: Conference Center 301/302 / Number of seats:400
Coordinator: Kenichi Kouda (Professor, Nihon University College of Art, Department of Photography)
Yasunori Ichikawa (Japan Camera Industry Institute (JCII))
Panelists: Ken Nakajima (Sony Corporation)
Kosei Kosako (Ricoh Company, Ltd.)
Setsuya Kataoka (Olympus Corporation)
Tadashi Nakayama (Nikon Corporation)
Toru Nishimura (FUJIFILM Corporation)
Tsutomu Mori (Panasonic Corporation)
Yasuhiro Osone (SIGMA Corporation)
Yasuo Suda (Canon Inc.)

(*Panelists are subject to change.)

Yasunori Ichikawa
Kenichi Kouda

Ken Nakajima

Kosei Kosako

Setsuya Kataoka

Tadashi Nakayama

Toru Nishimura

Tsutomu Mori

Yasuhiro Osone

Yasuo Suda

The digital camera was a significant advance, owing to the innovations of manufacturers. What kind of digital cameras will users want in the future? The panelists will review the development of camera technologies in recent years and discuss cameras in the coming age.

Marketing Seminar

Digital Imaging Seminar by Keypoint Intelligence

Photography for the Generations

February 24[Fri]

10:30-11:20

Venue: Conference Center 301/302 / Number of seats:250
Speaker: Alan Bullock
[Associate Director, Connected Imaging Trends Service, Keypoint Intelligence]
Keypoint Intelligence's research has consistently shown that age and life stages can dramatically impact consumers' attitudes, perceptions, and purchasing habits. This session will provide a generational perspective on the digital camera, mobile imaging, and output markets, with focus on Millennials.
Driving imaging in 2017 and beyond

February 24[Fri]

11:20-12:10

Venue: Conference Center 301/302 / Number of seats:250
Speaker: Ed Lee
[Group Director, Worldwide Consumer & Professional Imaging Services, Keypoint Intelligence]
Rapid technology changes are reshaping the imaging market as we know it. Companies are investing tremendous amounts of time and resources on 360-degree imaging, augmented and virtual reality, and drones. This session will provide an update on how these technologies are advancing and what their impacts could be.

Marketing Seminar

CIPA and GfK Global Market Seminar

February 24[Fri]

13:30-16:30

Venue: Conference Center 301/302 / Number of seats:250
Cooperator: NPD Group
The marketing seminar is presented by the CIPA and provides statistics information about digital cameras and interchangeable lenses, along with GfK, which networks worldwide research sites. The seminar covers the trends in the digital camera and lens market in three regions: Globally, in the U.S. (presented by the NPD, conducting research mainly in the United States), and in ASEAN, which is an important market for digital ILC cameras. Additionally, the seminar features a "Key Technology" topic from a functional viewpoint, including the performance of the movie functions of digital cameras, along with information on the market surrounding more unconventional imaging methods, such as action cameras.
CIPA Seminar
[Camera & Imaging Products Association (CIPA)] Statistics of Actual Shipments and Prospects

February 24[Fri]

13:30-13:50

Speaker: Shinichi Yoneyama
[Chair of Research & Statistics Working Group, CIPA]
GfK Seminar
Global: Ways to stabilize the camera market

February 24[Fri]

13:50-14:10

Speaker: Haluk Oezdemir
[Senior Consultant, GfK Retail and Technology GmbH]
U.S.: Latest U.S. Trends in Image Capture

February 24[Fri]

14:10-14:40

Speaker: Ben Arnold
[Executive Director and Industry Analyst, The NPD Group]
ASEAN: SEAsia's increasing adoption of technology - unravelling the opportunities

February 24[Fri]

14:50-15:20

Speaker: Gerard Tan
[Senior Director, GfK Asia Pte Ltd]
Key Technology: New technological trends in consumer markets and their influence on Imaging

February 24[Fri]

15:20-15:50

Speaker: Heribert Tippenhauer
[Global Diretor, GfK Retail and Technology GmbH]
Discussion

February 24[Fri]

15:50-16:30

Discussions led by each speaker

Video Seminar for Professionals

Video Seminar for Professionals

February 23 [Thu]・24 [Fri]

11:00-17:00

Venue: Conference Center 303/304 / Number of seats:250
Cooperator: COMMERCIAL PHOTO

【Lesson in Deploying】Choosing a 4K SLR Camera for Movies

Speaker: Hiroshi Shikano [Photographer]

【Lesson in Using】Sound Recording for SLR Movies

Speaker: Shinya Kojima [Photographer]
Yasuhiro Yasutomo [Photographer]

【Lesson in Trends】Introduction to 360° VR Video

Speaker: Tomonori Taniguchi [Photographer]

【Lesson in Deploying】Choosing a 4K SLR Camera for Movies

Speaker: Hiroshi Shikano [Photographer]

【Lesson in Using】Techniques for Shooting Movies with Action and Mobility Using SLR Cameras

Speaker: Yasunori Iwamoto [Director]

【Lesson in Trends】4K for Multiple Uses, from Web to Printing

Speaker: Akihiko Nagumo [Photographer]

CP Technological Academy

CP Technological Academy

February 23[Thu]

13:00-15:45

February 24[Fri]

10:30-17:45

Venue: Conference Center 311/312 / Number of seats:72 each
Price: ¥1,000 each(incl. tax)
Cooperator: The Division of Photonics An Affiliate of Japan Society of Applied Physics/ Japan Optomechatronics Association/The Society of Photography and Imaging of Japan

Development of OLYMPUS E-M1 markII

Speaker: Takashi Suzuki (Olympus Corporation)

Development of a wide-angle lens suitable for "Selfie & Wefie"

Speaker: Koichi Otsuka (CASIO COMPUTER CO., LTD.)

Full-frame Dual Pixel CMOS AF and DPRAW Technology

Speaker: Koichi Fukuda (Canon Inc.)

APS-H size Vertical Color Filter type CMOS image sensor Foveon

Speaker: Tatsuya Inui (Sigma Corporation)

Development of RX series with the world's first 1.0-type stacked CMOS image sensor

Speaker: Kenzaburo Seki (Sony Corporation)

Development of Prime lens SP 85mm F/1.8 Di VC USD (F016)

Speaker: Hisayuki Yamanaka (Tamron Co., Ltd. )

The AF-S NIKKOR 105mm f/1.4E ED — Developed for Three-dimensional High Fidelity and Beautiful Bokeh Characteristics

Speaker: Haruo Sato (Nikon Corporation)

Development of Dual I.S. that achieves the linking of the body and lens image stabilization

Speaker: Junji Takahata (Panasonic Corporation)

Development of the X-T2

Speaker: Koichi Tanaka (Fujifilm Corporation)

Five-axis, Five-shutter-step camera shake compensation for PENTAX K-1

Speaker: Koichi Muramatsu (Ricoh Company, Ltd.)

4 Days to Enjoy an Experience Full of "Shooting, viewing, and connecting"

【for Professional & Intermediate/Advanced Users】
An Image Processing Seminar

Venue: Conference Center 301/302 / Number of seats:400
Speaker: Julieanne Kost
Cooperator: Adobe Systems
<session 1>
Creative photographic expression via Lightroom and Photoshop ― From "as you shoot" to "as you feel"

February 25[Sat]

10:30-12:00

"The value of a photo is decided after it is shot." In this seminar, Adobe's senior evangelist and photographer Julieanne Kost provides some tips and techniques to sublimate photos using Lightroom and Photoshop. This seminar presents how to more efficiently turn your photo into a masterpiece using the functional adjustment tools of Lightroom and the little known but proven functions of Photoshop.
<session 2>
Professional techniques for making full use of Adobe Photoshop Lightroom

February 25[Sat]

13:00-14:30

In this seminar, Adobe's senior evangelist and photographer Julieanne Kost presents everything there is to know about Lightroom. Here, you can learn the series of Lightroom functions, ranging from photo management and adjustments to creative editing. This session also gives you practical tips for efficient development, such as configuring Lightroom with the auto adjustment settings and presets of your camera and lens, and applying these settings to multiple photos.
<session 3>
Photoshop CC Seminar / Improve Your Skills!

February 25[Sat]

15:30-17:00

This seminar targets intermediate/advanced users. Adobe's senior evangelist and photographer Julieanne Kost presents her favorite techniques when using Photoshop. She demonstrates the noteworthy new functions and tools of Photoshop so as to explain how to enhance the finish quality of your photos. Learn about the Layers panel, merge, deformation, HDR, and other functions that will no doubt help you to improve your skills.

4 Days to Enjoy an Experience Full of "Shooting, viewing, and connecting"

"Attitudes and Preparations for Solicitation and Obtaining Jobs": Seminar & Portfolio Reviews

Cooperator: Japan Advertising Photographer,s Association [APA]
The speakers, who are top-tier creatives, producers, and photographers in the advertisement industry, talk about the knowledge and techniques required for solicitation and obtaining jobs, such as the personal qualities demanded by the industry, printing skills, and how to improve presentation skills. This seminar includes "Portfolio Reviews," where the speakers individually take the time to check the desirous participants' books and works, giving comments and feedback.

(In alphabetical order)

Speaker: Hidekazu Maiyama
(Photographer / Judge of the APA Awards 2017 Category of Photography)
Speaker: Hideo Suzuki
(Photographer / Chief Judge of the APA Awards 2017 Category of Advertising Photos)
Speaker: Kiichiro Yoshimoto
(Photographer / Judge of the APA Awards 2015 Category of Advertising Photos)
Speaker: Kiyoshi Uematsu
(Editor-in-Chief, COMMERCIAL PHOTO magazine)
Speaker: Tetsuro Takai
(Photographer / Chief Judge of the APA Awards 2017 Category of Photography)

Many other creatives from major advertising agencies are also participating!
*Speakers may change depending on the condition.
*Other details have not been confirmed but will be announced via the official website as soon as such details are fixed.

■Seminar  *Participants must be 35 years old or younger and should present their student ID cards at reception.

February 26[Sun]

13:00-14:00

Venue: Conference Center 311/312 / Number of seats:144 (tentative)
■Portfolio Reviews

February 26[Sun]

14:00-16:00

Venue: Conference Center 313/314

Visitors' votes will decide the winners!

CP+2017 World Premiere Awards

February 23[Thu]
to
26[Sun]

Venue: Inside Exhibition Hall
〜Four categories for the World Premiere Awards〜 ・Interchangeable-lens Camera category
・Lens-integrated Camera category
・Interchangeable Lens category
・Photo Accessory category
We will organize an awards event in which visitors' votes will decide the Grand Prix winner from among the World Premiere products announced at CP+. The winners will be announced and recognized during the exhibition period. Please vote at the venue!

Special Event

Keep your precious moments forever.
SHIN SUZUKI PHOTOSTUDIO
@CP+2017

February 25[Sat] 

10:00-17:00

February 26[Sun]

10:00-16:00


*Same-day reservation
available (First-come, first-serve basis,
closed when the scheduled quantity is reached)
Venue: PACIFICO YOKOHAMA Exhibition Hall,
2F E205/E206
Shin Suzuki [Photographer]
Take a "precious photo" with your "precious person."
The SHIN SUZUKI PHOTOSTUDIO — the on-the-road photo studio produced by Shin Suzuki that tours all around the country, including Shin Suzuki's hometown in Fukushima and the Comic Market — is coming to CP+2017! This is a chance to experience the biggest appeal of photography, being with your family, lover, or friends. It's fun to be shot, and it's fun to see! A photo printed in A4 size and the data is given to you after the shoot. Take this chance to be a subject and experience the real fun of photography!
*Applications for reservations will start early February 2017
Profile of Shin Suzuki, Photographer
Shin Suzuki was born in Fukushima Prefecture in 1980 and graduated from the Department of Photography, Faculty of Arts, Tokyo Polytechnic University. He is teaching part-time at Kanazawa University. As a photographer, he is working on advertisements for various companies, including JR East, UNIQLO, Japan Airlines, and many magazines, as well as exhibiting his own works continuously. His website contains more than 100,000 free-downloadable photos. He also has given more than 30 workshops and lectures at schools from elementary to college. His current effort is the SHIN SUZUKI PHOTOSTUDIO, taking photos of more than 10,000 people all around the country.

Special Event

Take a photo of the universe, the sky, or the sea!
Enjoy it all with your family!

Dream Photo Studio

February 25[Sat] to 26[Sun]

Venue: Exhibition Hall 2F, E204
Supported by the Research Institute of Systems Planning, Inc.
Take your photo with unusual backgrounds! Chromakey technology is used to composite the background of the universe, the sky, or the sea into your photo. The photo is then printed and given to you on-the-spot.

4 Days to Enjoy an Experience Full of "Shooting, viewing, and connecting"

Family Photo Studio

February 23[Thu]
to
26[Sun]


(Same-day reservations tentatively possible, but subject to change.)
Venue: Exhibition Hall, 2F Concourse
Price: ¥1,000 (incl. tax)
Cooperator: Professional Photographers of Japan/
Japan Photo Culture Association
When was the last time you took family photos?
At this year's specially-created studio inside the CP+ venue, you can have pictures taken of a quality only possible by professional photographers in a studio. Come by in your normal attire for a laid-back opportunity to immortalize your family smile in a portrait.

Japan-France Photo Cultural Exchange — Special Event

ZOOMS JOINT PHOTO EXHIBITION

February 23[Thu]
to
26[Sun]

Venue: Inside Exhibition Hall
This exhibition will display the works of the winners of the ZOOMS JAPAN Award, a new Japan-France joint photo award founded by CP+. This will be the first joint exhibition, with two Grand Prix winners from the LES ZOOMS photo contest, which was organized by SALON de la PHOTO, a photo and image event that is held every year in Paris. The members of the prize selection committee are editors of influential photo magazines in France.
Works to be exhibited:
Noriko Yamada, "emission"
Hisaya Katagami, "Days with umbrella"
Julien Coquentin, "Saisons Noires"
Stanley Leroux, "Cinquantièmes Hurlants"

Japan-France Photo Cultural Exchange — Special Event

ZOOMS JAPAN AWARDS CEREMONY & ZOOMS GALLERY TALK

February 23[Thu]

15:30-16:30

Venue: Special Stage at Exhibition Hall
The ZOOMS JAPAN Awards Ceremony accompanies the gallery talk with the Japanese & French winners, the editors-in-chief involved in the judging, and the moderators.

4 Days to Enjoy an Experience Full of "Shooting, viewing, and connecting"

【Special Exhibition】Old, but New
History of Movie, Panorama, Stereo Cameras

February 23[Thu]
to
26[Sun]

Venue: Inside Exhibition Hall
Cooperator: JCII Camera Museum
The innovation of image expression via movie, panorama, and 3D stereo cameras, etc., is constantly progressing, but the roots of all of them go back to the cameras and technologies of the 19th century. This exhibition includes historic movie, panorama, and 3D stereo cameras from the JCII Camera Museum in order to relay the various imaging equipment involved and the depth of expression that can be gained by using such cameras.

4 Days to Enjoy an Experience Full of "Shooting, viewing, and connecting"

"Shashin Koshien"

February 23[Thu]
to
26[Sun]

Venue: Exhibition Hall, 2F Concourse
Cooperator: High School Photo Contest & The Town of Photo: HIGASHIKAWA
Held on the great landmass, Hokkaido to the North, the Shashin Koshien event sees high school photographers from around the country compete.
This year marks the 23rd contest. Among the 527 school entries, representatives from 19 schools and a total of 57 students successfully made it through the first round and through public auditions in the regional blocks. As a team, they took on the challenge of producing great photos. The winners from this event will be on display.

4 Days to Enjoy an Experience Full of "Shooting, viewing, and connecting"

Tourism PR zone with local mascots

February 23[Thu]
to
26[Sun]

Venue: Exhibition Hall, 1F Concourse
Cooperator: Kanagawa Prefecture
The municipalities of Kanagawa Prefecture will have their own tourism PR booths so as to shine a light on their respective local specialties and photogenic locations.
The local mascots will also visit the site on Saturday and Sunday!

*Local mascots are in attendance only on Saturday and Sunday.

from Yokosuka City
Sucurry

from Isehara City
Kururin

from Samukawa Town
KORO bou

from Oiso City
Isobee and Aomi

from Hakone Geopark
Hakogero

from Aikawa Town
Aichan

from Nakai Town
Nakamaru

from Oi Town
Suippy

from Yamakita Town
Degony

from Kaisei Town
Ajisaichan

Video Area for Professionals

Video Area for Professionals

February 23 [Thu]・24 [Fri]

10:00-18:00

Venue: Conference Center 303/304
Cooperator: Light Up Corporation
Audio-Technica Corporation Panasonic Corporation
Blackmagic Design Pty. Ltd. RAID Inc.
Canon Marketing Japan Inc. Sony Business Solutions Corporation,
Sony Marketing Inc.
Light Up Corporation STUDIO EBIS
MITOMO Co., Ltd. TEAC CORPORATION
(In alphabetical order)

Open for 4 entire days in 2017!

CP+ Used Camera Fair 2017

- Shining a light on 100+ years of camera history -

February 23 [Thu]
to
25 [Sat]

10:00-17:00

February 26 [Sun]

10:00-16:00

Venue: Annex Hall
Produced and operated by  GENKOSHA, CAMERA fan


Used camera shops from around the country will gather at CP+ to exhibit & sell the finest cameras around, ranging from classic mechanical cameras to popular digital ones.
Participating shops (In alphabetical order):
Aikoudou Camera (Aichi)/Breguet Camera (Tokyo)/CAM-ALL Takanashi Camera Chain (Niigata)/Camera no Rokkoo (Tokyo)/Camera Repair & Sale UCS (Tokyo)/Doppietta-Tokyo (Tokyo)/FUJII CAMERAS (Osaka)/GOGO CAMERA (Fukuoka)/j2camera (Tokyo)/Lemon Co., Ltd/CAMERA NANIWA (Tokyo & Osaka)/MOTOMACHI CAMERA (Hyogo)/OGIKUBO CAMERA NO SAKURAYA (Tokyo)/OTSUKASHOKAI Co., Ltd. (Aichi)/STEREO CAMERA (Fukuoka)/SUZUKI CAMERA (Osaka)/SUZUKI CAMERA (Tokyo)/tokyocamera (Tokyo)/Yamagen Photo (Osaka)

Open for 4 entire days in 2017!

Photo Accessory Outlet

February 23 [Thu]
to
25 [Sat]

10:00-17:00

February 26 [Sun]

10:00-16:00

Venue: Annex Hall
This always-popular outlet sales event featuring CP+ exhibitors is specializing in the world of photo accessories and has been extended to the entire four days of the exhibition! Take this opportunity to find something new and magical!
Exhibitors (In alphabetical order):
Agai Trading Corporation/ETSUMI CO.,LTD./Guardforce Japan, ltd./HAKUBA PHOTO INDUSTRY CO., LTD./IDEAMIX Co., Ltd./Kenko Tokina Co., Ltd./LUMICA CORPORATION/Manfrotto Distribution Japan/Ricoh Imaging Company, Ltd./TOKIWASYASHIN CO.LTD./TOSHIBA CORPORATION/Toyo Living Co., Ltd./Velbon Corporation

ART COMMUNITY SPACE
PHOTO HARBOUR

ART COMMUNITY SPACE PHOTO HARBOUR

February 23[Thu]
to
26[Sun]

Venue: BankART Studio NYK
Communicating the pleasure of "creating" a photo!
In addition to the exhibition at PACIFICO YOKOHAMA, CP+ is holding the "PHOTO HARBOUR" Art Community Space, an event specializing in photo exhibitions with the participation of many photographers, all at BankART Studio NYK. CP+ supports artists who not only shoot photos but who also join exhibitions so as to put their creative expression into action.

ONE OF JAPAN'S LARGEST HANDS-ON PHOTO EVENTS

ONAEBA VOL.20 — YOKOHAMA

February 23[Thu]
to
26[Sun]

Venue: BankART Studio NYK (2F-3F)
The name "ONAEBA" comes from the idea of "planting seedlings for our tomorrow." Past exhibitors at this event include photographers who belong to galleries, people who have shown their products overseas, individuals who have published photo albums through the "Yume no Saki Project" that is part of ONAEBA, and various other individuals who have realized their dreams. There will be no audition for exhibitions. By encountering a wide variety of works, please experience the joy of taking and viewing pictures, and feel the enthusiasm of the exhibitors as they pursue their dreams.

For details,http://www.onaeba.com

PHOTOZINE EXHIBITION AND SALE EVENT

PHOTO! FUN! ZINE! Vol.5

February 23[Thu]
to
26[Sun]

Venue: BankART Studio NYK (1F)
Let's make a photo book.
Once your photo book is completed, you should sell it!
PHOTO! FUN! ZINE! is a festival for those who love photography and zines*!
Any photo book is acceptable, from a casual photozine to a more serious photo book, even to an elaborate photo collection book! PHOTO! FUN! ZINE! is an event for exhibiting and selling photo books.

*ZINE: A non-commercial publication (emphasis not on profit) produced in small numbers by voluntary enthusiasts. It is also referred to as a "small press" or "mini -comi" (as opposed to "mass communication") magazine in Japan.

For details,http://pfzine.com

4 Days to Enjoy an Experience Full of "Shooting, viewing, and connecting"

【Special Exhibition】APA Photo Exhibition

February 23[Thu] ・24[Fri] ・26[Sun]

Kozaburo Iwakiri, Photographer
Winner of the APA Awards 2016 METI Minister Award
Venue: MINATO MIRAI GALLERY *Closed on February 25 (Sat)
Cooperator: Japan Advertising Photographers' Association [APA]
Kozaburo Iwakiri, Photographer
Winner of the APA Awards 2016 METI Minister Award
From the APA Awards of 2015 and 2016, hosted by the Japan Advertising Photographer's Association, this event exhibits works by "METI Minister Award" winners and other award recipients. Additionally, the exhibition includes works by "MEXT Minister Award" winners from the "National Exhibition of Photography from School Arts and Craft Classes," which is a compilation from the "Use of cameras in arts and craft classes" hands-on lecture for elementary and junior high school students organized in collaboration with the National Formative Education Union, as well as photos shot by the students in the lectures.