photokina 2010 is One Big Photo Show :: Photos from Cologne, Germany

photokina is the world’s biggest and most prestigious photo show.

Yes, it’s bigger than CES when it comes to photography and imaging. We’re talking one hall of equipment after another of everything photographic.photokina is held every two years in Cologne, Germany. There were over 180,000 attendees seeing the latest and greatest, even getting their hands on the some of the most desired gear in the world.

Pro Photo Home was represented at photokina. It all began with an arrival on September 19. International Press Day began on the 20th. And, from there it was one fabulous carnival that continued through Sunday the 26th. Here are a selection of images, some with captions, that will take you right into the event itself.