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Canon Photo Marathon Indonesia 2014 to be Held in October

Canon Photo Marathon Indonesia (CPMI) 2014 is planned to be organized in October. However, there is no information yet regarding the date and the cities which are going to host the annual event.
In a sharing forum called “Road to Canon Photo Marathon 2014” in Yogyakarta last Friday (8/15), Misbachul Munir – a Yogyakarta-based professional photographer [...]

Photo Exhibition to Celebrate the 69th Anniversary of Indonesia

Celebrating the 69th anniversary of Indonesia, Galeri Foto Jurnalistik Antara (GFJA) – Antara Gallery of Photojournalism – collaborating with Bintaro Xchange presented a photo exhibition entitled “Proklamasi untuk Indonesia Baru” (Proclamation for the New Indonesia) and a book launch of “Indonesian Press Photo Service (IPPHOS): reMASTERed Edition.”
Officially opened on August 11, the exhibition is showcasing [...]

Tompi on Wamena Photo Hunting: “Hard but Worth It”

“Fotografer.net Hunting Series 2014: Wamena” was already held from August 6 to 11. Sixteen participants from several cities in Indonesia and abroad joined the photo hunting, and they were all satisfied with the hunting, including the images they hunted for.
Their main shooting target was an annual cultural event called the 25th Lembah Baliem Culture Festival [...]

Shooting & Excitement at the “Deserted Jakarta”

Approximately 300 Fotografer.net (FN) members and photography enthusiasts in Jakarta crowded the streets around Bundaran HI area in the morning today (7/30). They gathered in a fun photo hunting event called “Jakarta Sepi” (deserted Jakarta).

This annual event is always organized in Eid al-Fitr holiday, when most of Jakarta’s people are back to their hometowns. Participants [...]

Indonesian’s Aerial Photo Wins the World’s First Drone Photo Contest

The first ever Drone Photography Competition was recently launched by Dronestagram (a website that allows drone photography hobbyists to share their photos and videos), in collaboration with National Geographic France and GoPro. It was open for photographers and aerial photography enthusiasts around the world.
The response was very enthusiastic; about 1,500 pictures were submitted for the [...]

Photo Exhibition on Creative Industries in Bandung

Air foto network, in collaboration with Dinas Koperasi Usaha Kecil Menengah dan Perindustrian Perdagangan (Bandung Office for Cooperatives, Small and Medium Enterprises, Trade and Industry), is organizing a photo exhibition which highlights creative industries in Bandung. Entitled “Bandung Nu Urang,” it will be held on Saturday (7/19) at Taman Foto Bandung, Jl. Taman Cempaka, Bandung.
The [...]

Football is Party in Brazil

The biggest sport event in the world is over; it brings a joy to the winner and a disappointment to the defeated. Germany finally lifted up the highest trophy in the world’s football competition, World Cup. Brazilian team that hosted the World Cup 2014 couldn’t reach the final; yet, it didn’t stop its people’s enthusiasm.
Mast [...]

Eyefi’s Top 30 Most Socially Influential Photographers

Eyefi, the global leader in digital camera connectivity, recognized the first ever top 30 most socially influential photographers with the greatest online impact and engagement. The talented artists that encompass the top 30 ranking are those making the biggest impact in the online photography space.
They were identified using a broad range of influencer discovery and [...]

Wonderful Yogyakarta

Yogyakarta is known for its cultural and natural diversity, and the city is one of the most favorite tourist destinations in Indonesia. A photography exhibition about Yogyakarta tourism is now being held by Komunitas Fotografi Budaya & Pariwisata Indonesia Regional Yogyakarta (KFBI Yogyakarta/Indonesia Culture & Tourism Photography Community Chapter Yogyakarta), in collaboration with Yogyakarta Tourism [...]

Ethno-photography Project Exploring Lake Sentarum

Lake Sentarum is a vast floodplain consisting of about 20 seasonal lakes, freshwater swamp forests and peat swamp forests which local people call lebak lebung (floodplain) located in Kapuas Hulu Regency, West Kalimantan. Lake Sentarum is a home to a wide variety of wildlife and home for two ethnic groups – Malay and Dayak – residing [...]