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1857 Participants Toned Up CPMI 2016 in Yogyakarta

Taking place from Sunday (10/30) morning till evening, Canon PhotoMratahon Indonesia (CPMI) in Yogyakarta was attended by 1857 participants who were not only from Yogyakarta, but also from other cities/towns in Central Java, East Java and Sumatra. This annual event was held at Hartono Mall and officially opened by Deputy Governor of Yogyakarta, Paku Alam [...]

Thousands of Photographers Joined FNSH 2016

Carried out simultanaeously last Sunday (10/23), a street photo hunting event – called “FotograferNet Street Hunting (FNSH) 2016” – was attended by thousands of photographers and photography enthusiasts in 37 cities/towns in Indonesia and one city in Japan. In a joyous atmosphere, they went down the streets in their own cities/towns with their cameras to [...]

Record Media Arts Exhibition, An Homage to Risman Marah

Officially opened yesterday evening (10/23) by Deputy Governor of Yogyakarta Special Region, KGPAA Paku Alam X, the Record Media Arts Exhibition themed “Jalan Menuju Media Kreatif #8: Pameran Melepas Purnatugas Risman Marah” (Pathway to Creative Media #8: An Exhibition Dedicated to Retired Risman Marah) is showcasing such various visual works as photography, film and animation.

Taking [...]

Promoting Sleman’s Traditional Markets through Photos

Celebrating its 100th anniversary, Sleman Regency Government in Yogyakarta Province is organizing a photo exhibition showcasing several pictures depicting situation at traditional markets in Sleman. Taking place at Jogja City Mall, the exhibition is open for public from this evening to next Sunday (10/23).
The showcased photos were obtained from the photo contest in which the [...]

“Infrastruktur untuk Negeri” Photo Contest with Big Prizes

Indonesia Ministry of Public Work and Public Housing (Kementerian Pekerjaan Umum dan Perumahan Rakyat) is organizing a photo competition with big prizes for winners. Themed “Infrastruktur untuk Negeri” (Infrastructure for Homeland), it is open for all Indonesian citizens.
Photo submission is open from September 25 to November 20, 2016. The contest offers two categories, namely Color [...]

Registration Open for CPMI 2016 in Surabaya, Yogyakarta & Jakarta

Canon PhotoMarathon Indonesia (CPMI) 2016 is coming in October and November, and registration is already open. Three cities will host this annual photography event, namely Surabaya, Yogyakarta and Jakarta.
In Surabaya, the event is taking place at Lenmarc Mall on October 22; in Yogyakarta at Hartono Mall on October 30; and in Jakarta at Epiwalk on [...]

3988 Photos Submitted to SFI 2016

Judging process for photo competition in Salon Foto Indonesia/SFI (Indonesia Photo Salon) 2016 was already done in Yogyakarta. Juries have selected winning photos from 3,988 images submitted by 375 photographers participating in the contest.
Participants submitted their works in four categories, namely Monochrome Print, Color Print, Travel Photography Softcopy and Street Photography Softcopy category. Submission was [...]

Indonesian Journalists Boycott Army’s Photo & Video Contest

Pewarta Foto Indonesia (PFI) – the association of Indonesian photojournalists – has called all its members not to participate in a photo and video competition organized by Indonesian National Army (Tentara Nasional Indonesia/TNI). Themed “Bersama Rakyat TNI Kuat, Hebat dan Profesional” (Together with People, TNI is Strong, Superb and Professional), the contest is held in [...]

“Revolution Gift” for 71st Anniversary of Indonesia’s Independence

An interesting photo exhibition is still going on until September 19, 2016, at Galeri Foto Jurnalistik Antara (GFJA/Antara Gallery of Photojournalism), Jl. Antara No. 59, Pasar Baru, Jakarta. Entitled “71 th RI: Bingkisan Revolusi” (71 Years of RI [Republic of Indonesia]: Revolution Gift), the exhibition is showcasing images taken in the period of 1945-1950.
In addition [...]

Aerial Photo Exhibition: Promoting Tourism, Campaigning Flight Safety

If you happen to be in Yogyakarta now and interested in aerial photography, tak your time to visit a photography exhibition entitled “Aerial Perspective Exhibition” at the Gallery of Kelas Pagi Yogyakarta/KPY (a free-of-charge school of photography in Yogyakarta). It is opened daily from 5 pm to 10 pm and taking place until next Monday [...]