Technical Image Press Association

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Technical Image Press Association
Abbreviation TIPA
Formation April 16, 1991 (25 years ago) (1991-04-16)[where?]
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Type International nongovernmental organization
Purpose Trade association
Headquarters Madrid, Spain
Region
Worldwide
Membership
Photography and imaging magazines
Official language
English
Chairman
Thomas Gerwers
Main organ
Board of directors
Website tipa.com

The Technical Image Press Association (TIPA)[1] is an international, non-profit association advocating the interests of the photography and imaging magazine-publishing industry.

The association represents 30 titles, published in eight European countries and seven non-European countries.

History[edit]

The organization was established in 1991 as an association of European photography and imaging magazines. Since 2009, members have joined from outside of Europe.[2]

Activities[edit]

Each year, the editors of the member magazines vote for the best products introduced to the market during the previous twelve months, taking into account innovation, cutting-edge technology, design, ease-of-use and the price to performance ratio of the products.[3]

TIPA holds its awards ceremony every second year[4] at photokina, a biennial trade fair for the photographic and imaging industries.[5]

Member magazines[edit]

The member magazines that form TIPA are:

Affiliate member

Administration[edit]

TIPA is supported by a board of directors and a secretariat based in Madrid, Spain. The board is elected by members at a general meeting held every year.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

External links[edit]

  • tipa.com, the association's official website