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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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2022 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
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Jan/Feb 2022 Brain SPIE Photonics West
SPIE Medical Imaging
SPIE Advanced Lithography
2 Nov 2021 18 Nov 2021
March/April 2022 Big Data SPIE Defense + Commercial Sensing
SPIE Smart Structures + Nondestructive Evaluation
SPIE Photonics Europe
5 Jan 2022 21 Jan 2022
May/June 2022 Space-based Astronomical Instruments SPIE Astronomical Telescopes + Instrumentation 2 Mar 2022 25 Mar 2022
July/August 2022 Glass SPIE Optics + Photonics 4 May 2022 26 May 2022
Sept/Oct 2022 Materials SPIE Security + Defence
SPIE Remote Sensing
SPIE/COS Photonics Asia
6 July 2022 28 July 2022
Nov/Dec 2022 The Future 6 Sep 2022 29 Sep 2022
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