The World Premiere show for camera and photo imaging CP+ CAMERA & PHOTO IMAGING SHOW 2019

Information of Exhibition

Provides the best opportunity for new product announcements and brand appeal

CP+ is a camera, photography, and imaging show for consumers, professional photographers, and other business users, with participants from a wide variety of target demographics.

  • In 2018, 68,111 people* came to the venue and out of this number, about 1/3 were first visitors
    (Reference: CP+2018 Report)
    *This is the number of registered participants for the event.
    This registered participants figure is not the same as the total number of participants in the event, as it only includes those registered in advance. If the same participant visited the venue on multiple event days, there is no duplicate counting with this figure.
  • More than 120 companies from both inside and outside of Japan exhibited at the event
    There were also a total of more than 1,100 individual booths!
    (Reference: CP+2018 Report)
  • The dissemination of information by visitors can be expected!
    Two thirds of CP+ visitors posted information about the event via social media
    (Source: Visitors Questionnaire)
  • An event that directly ties in to the purchasing process!
    After visiting the CP+ venue, approximately 4% of participants purchased products within a one-week period
    (Source: Visitors Questionnaire)
  • More than 80% of exhibitors were satisfied with their CP+ experience
    (Source: Questionnaire for Exhibitors)
  • Press came to Japan from many countries and regions over the world
    Ideal for spreading information to the world
  • The event is held in Japan
    The birthplace of commercial photography: "Yokohama"
  • CP+ exhibitors can conduct outlet sales of photo accessory products at the specified venue
    *With the exception of cameras


We provide a layout with improved flow and accessibility in order to achieve an event that handles a variation of participant needs while sharing the appeal of cameras, photography, and imaging culture with as many people as possible.

The Four core concepts of CP+ Aiming for a further evolution of the camera, photography, and imaging industry. 1.Comprehensive exhibition 2.


With a number of World Premieres (world-first announcements of products), CP+ will more effectively introduce new products, technologies, and information to various target consumers.

World Premiere logo

World Premiere Awards logo

Japan and France photo culture exchange project!
Supporting photo culture by featuring photo awards for up-and-coming photographers and Japan-France joint exhibitions and voting.


Les Zooms logo


The theme of CP+2018 was "Start Together." Various events were held so as to have not only repeat visitors but also women and beginners get interested and participate in the activities.


Strengthened cooperation with Yokohama, "the city of photography."
Aiming for industrial and cultural development through the medium of photography with a firm partnership.

Makoto Kashiwazaki, deputy mayor of the City of Yokohama (right) and Kazuo Ushida, president of the CIPA (left)

During the CP+2018 event period partner events were also held simultaneously! Shuttle buses were employed for transportation to and from each event space.

"Magnum Paris in Monochrome"
© Robert Capa / ICP /
Magnum Photos

Smile & Smile
© George Rodger /
Magnum Photos

Ishiuchi Miyako:
Grain and Image

«Hiroshima #106 Donor: Hashimoto,H.»
© 2016 Ishiuchi Miyako

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