Pixum Events

For the second time, our main sponsor Pixum, the leading online photo service in Europe and a specialist for high-quality photo products, shows the fascinating world of modern photography with various events. Fitting the slogan “Cologne Unlimited”, a three-day photo exhibition, extremely creative Pixum-workshops as well as photo tours focusing on photography, art and the city of Cologne will take place during photokina week.

Light photography - painting with light

This Pixum-workshop will teach you how to handle the manual mode of a digital camera. How are aperture and exposure time connected with each other, and how can I optimally use them in the context of long exposure?

trainer: Markus Gutermuth
costs: 20,00 €

Pixum Instagram exhibition “Colourful World"  

At the Pixum Instagram exhibition “Colourful World” we would like to travel with you   through moving, personal and extraordinary photographs that make the diverse facets of life shine in bright colours.  

Photos made with Smartphones & Co.

“The best camera is the one you have.” – and that’s mostly your smartphone, nowadays.

trainer: Joachim Rieger 


Zero500 - When the city is still asleep

Together with the professional photographer Joachim Rieger, you go on a photographic journey, discovering Cologne and experiencing how the city awakens.  

trainer: Joachim Rieger 

costs: 20,00 €

Kiosk - cultural history/stories and photo opportunities at its best!

The kiosks that are also called Büdchen, Buden or Trinkhallen in West Germany are legendary. In Cologne alone, there are about 1,000 of them.

trainer: Bruno Knopp
costs: 20,00 €