The CP+2013 Camera & Photo Imaging Show opens in Yokohama, Japan, next Thursday, 31January and will run until Sunday, 3 February, 2013.

Asia’s most comprehensive camera and photo imaging show provides four days of product and photo exhibitions and a wide range of events associated with capturing, viewing and connecting images. With the theme “World Premiere””Connecting the world, expanding the limit of photo imaging”, the 2013 event features a special lecture by William A. Ewing (former director of the Musø©e de l’ø‰lysø©e, Switzerland), who will talk about the wide ranging impact of digitisation on the world of photography. CP+2013 will also play host to new initiatives such as a temporary ‘Family Photo Studio’ produced by Professional Photographers of Japan, where professional photographers will take family portraits and an internationally networked photo slide show event held in 26 cities across 17 countries.

CP+2013 is currently accepting pre-registration on its official website. The admission fee for the event is ¥1,000, but free admission is available for visitors who pre-register on the website.Registration for seminars and events is also available. For details of all scheduled seminars and events, visit