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Bagus 2015 Photo Contest

Initiated by Bank Artha Graha, a photo competition entitled “Lomba Foto Bagus 2015” (Bagus 2015 Photo Contest) invites photographers to submit their photos to win IDR 43 millions total prize and iPad Mini. Themed “Kepedulian Tiada Henti” (Endless Care), it is free to enter until April 18, 2015.
It features three categories: Public, Journalist, and Student. [...]

2015 International Photography Awards Calls for Entries

An annual international photography competition, International Photography Awards (IPA), invites photographers worldwide to join its 2015 competition. It is open for professional, non-professional, and student photographers to submit their entries until April 30 for earlybird deadline.
IPA 2015 offers 11 categories to enter for both professional and non-professional: Advertising, Architecture, Book, Deeper Perspective, Editorial, Event, Fine [...]

2015 Sony WPA Winners for Open, Youth, Mobile Phone & National Awards

The Open, Youth and Mobile Phone winners of Sony World Photography Awards Sony World Photography Awards (WPA) 2015 competitions has been announced today (3/31). The winning photographers were chosen from over 96,000 entries from 177 countries around the world.
The winners of the single best shot from each of the ten Open categories are: Armin Appel – [...]

Portrait of Hope & Optimism at GFJA Exhibition

Twenty eight students attending Galeri Foto Jurnalistik Antara (GFJA/Antara Gallery of Photojournalism) Regular Photography Workshop, Class XX, are presenting a photo exhibition showcasing 154 photography works (single images and essays) as their final projects. Entitled “Pijar Lintang” (Starlight) students from Basic and Journalistic class are highlighting hope and optimism as the theme.
The theme presented in the [...]

Indonesian Photographers Win International Press Photo Contest

The 11th China International Press Photo Contest (CHIPP), an annual photo contest organized by China Photojournalists Society, has just announced its winners yesterday (3/25). CHIPP provides a platform for photojournalists and photographers around the world to show their works, exchange ideas and promote friendship.
This year’s winners selected the best works of photographers from 26 countries [...]

“Memotret Pemotret” Visits Yogyakarta

Institut Seni Indonesia/ISI (Indonesia Institute of the Arts) Yogyakarta in collaboration with RGAbukabuku are presenting a photo exhibition entitled “Memotret Pemotret” by Roy Genggam. The showcased photographs are taken from photos published in a photo book with the same tittle, and the book itself was already launched in Jakarta on February 14.
Taking place at the [...]

Capturing the Most Beautiful Places on Earth with Phone Camera

Stephen Alvarez, National Geographic (NatGeo) photographer, travels around the globe to capture the Seven Natural Wonders of the World with only smartphone camera. Microsoft Lumia in collaboration with NatGeo assigned Stephen to use Lumia smartphones to reveal the vibrant local life, natural wonders up to iconic landmarks.
Grand Canyon, Rio de Janeiro, Mt Everest and Victoria [...]

KPY Launches Chamber of Commerce to Support Its Programs

Kelas Pagi Yogyakarta (KPY – a “free of charge” school of photography in Yogyakarta) has officially launched its chamber of commerce on Thursday (3/19) evening. KPY chamber of commerce is established and organized to support the finance by selling creative such products of its members as printed photos, photo derivative products, and merchandises.

“For seven years, [...]

Photo Exhibition for Charity in Balikpapan

To celebrate its 9th anniversary, Fobia (Fotografer Balikpapan – a photography community based in Balikpapan, East Kalimantan) is now showcasing fifty two photos of its members at Red Box Area, Plaza Balikpapan. Officially opened last Monday (16/3), “Get Lost” is open for public until March 22.
Photos displayed in this exhibition are travel ones which were taken [...]

Jogja Shutter Camp: Promoting Local Potencies

Around sixty photography enthusiasts from various areas in Yogyakarta blended each other in photo hunting entitled “Jogja Shutter Camp (JSC) #2 – Pagi Sore Charity Fotografi.” This second event was carried out last Sunday (3/8) in Rongkop sub-district, Gunungkidul, Yogyakarta. From morning to evening, all the participants captured local/traditional arts and cultural performances in joyful [...]