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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 [...]

Photo Expedition: Exploring & Promoting Lake Toba

Twenty seven photographers from three photography communities in North Sumatera joined a photo expedition and jamboree initiated by North Sumatera Photographer Association (AFSU/Asosiasi Fotografer Sumatera Utara). Entitled “Pearl of Lake Toba Photo Expedition 2014,” the event was carried out on June 21-22 at Taman Simalem Resort, Karo Regency, North Sumatera.
Taman Simalem Resort ecotourism located at [...]

“Illusion” of A Photojournalist Showcased in Yogyakarta

A photography exhibition is now being held by Kelas Pagi Yogyakarta (KPY) in collaboration with PannaFoto Institute at the House of KPY, Jl. Brigjen Katamso, Prawirodirjan, GM II/1226, Gondomanan, Yogyakarta. Entitled “Illusion,” the exhibition is showcasing 25 photographs made by Ng Swan Ti, a Jakarta-based freelance photographer.
It was officially opened last night (6/18) together with [...]

Gleeful Photo Hunting & Contest at Golf Course

Around 36 photography lovers in Semarang, Central Java gathered in an event organized by (FN) and FN members based in Semarang yesterday (6/15). Themed “Weekend Photographers: Beauty on Sunday,” all the participants joyfully joined photo hunting and photo contest with a lot of prizes.

Running from afternoon to evening at Albatros Café, Graha Candi Golf, Semarang, five [...]

Photo Exhibition on the History of the World Cup in Jakarta

Football/soccer is one of the most popular sports in the whole world. Lately, billions of people never stop talking about World Cup, the greatest and most prestigious football competition on earth.
Close to the World Cup 2014 in Brazil, Agence France-Presse (AFP) in collaboration with Galeri Foto Jurnalistik Antara (GFJA/Antara Gallery of Photojournalism) is presenting a photo [...]