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Photonics Focus is a new bimonthly print and online magazine highlighting optics and photonics technology and industry, published by SPIE, and distributed in print to 19,000+ members. In addition to the targeted audience of SPIE membership, the magazine is distributed at major SPIE Events, including Photonics West, Optics + Photonics, and Defense + Commercial Sensing. By advertising in Photonics Focus, you will build visibility in the optics and photonics community and reach a highly qualified audience.

Because the magazine exists to serve the SPIE mission, we include articles to help readers grow in their careers, find new jobs, and stay informed about relevant changes in US and international policy. Feature articles showcase scientific discovery and innovative real-world applications of optics and photonics. Photonics Focus will also provide important updates about SPIE services, upcoming meetings, and community support.

A special section called Field of View is dedicated to the photonics industry. It includes recent M&As, executive updates from companies in the industry, as well as editorial contributions from and other industry and policy experts.

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2021 Photonics Focus Media Kit (PDF)

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2021 Editorial Calendar
Photonics Focus Editorial Calendar (subject to change)
Issue Date
Editorial Focus
Bonus Distribution
Reserve Space By
Creative Due
Jan/Feb 2021 Communication SPIE Photonics West
SPIE Medical Imaging
SPIE Advanced Lithography
26 Oct 2020 13 Nov 2020
March/April 2021 Transportation SPIE Defense + Commercial Sensing
SPIE Smart Structures + Nondestructive Evaluation
21 Dec 2020 15 Jan 2021
May/June 2021 Manufacturing/Chips SPIE Astronomical Telescopes + Instrumentation 5 Mar 2021 26 March 2021
July/August 2021 Energy SPIE Optics + Photonics 7 May 2021 28 May 2021
Sept/Oct 2021 Water SPIE Security + Defence
SPIE Remote Sensing
SPIE/COS Photonics Asia
2 July 2021 23 July 2021
Nov/Dec 2021 Entertainment 3 Sep 2021 24 Sept 2021
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