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Photography Events to Raise Fund for Victims of Sinabung Eruption & Manado Flash Flood

Such natural disasters as the eruption of Mt Sinabung, North Sumatera, and flash flood in Manado, North Sulawesi, have aroused several photographers in Indonesia to participate in helping the disaster victims. Initiated by Darius Manihuruk, Jakarta-based professional photographer, a charity event entitled “An Eye for Indonesia” (AEFI) invites all photography enthusiasts to act in non-profit [...]

Garuda Wisnu Kencana Photo & Video Contest with IDR 100 Million Prize

PT Siluet Nyoman Nuarta and NuArt Sculpture Park, Bandung, invite photographers and videographers to join photo and video competition entitled “The Journey of the Mighty Garuda Wisnu Kencana.” It offers prize of IDR 100 millions in total.
The contest will be held during the making of Garuda Wisnu Kencana sculpture in Nyoman Nuarta’s studio, NuArt Sculpture [...]

Urban Realities in 150 Photos by 18 Photographers

Goethe-Institut Indonesia (Cultural Institute of the Federal Republic of Germany) in collaboration with Galeri Foto Jurnalistik Antara (Antara Gallery for Photojournalism) will hold a photo exhibition entitled “Kota. Tentang Kebangkitan dan Keruntuhan” (The City. Becoming and Decaying).
This exhibition will be opened for public on January 24, 2014 at Galeri Nasional Indonesia, Jakarta until February 7, 2014. [...]

ZSL Animal Photography Contest 2014 Offers £ 10,000 Prize

Zoological Society of London’s (ZSL) animal photography competition encourages entries from professional, amateur and young photographers worldwide in Animal Photography Prize 2014. This annual competition seeks to promote conservation, science and education through photographs that inspire, challenge, examine and capture the essence of animals.
ZSL Animal Photography Prize 2014 features six categories to enter like The [...]

The Changing Yogyakarta in the Eyes of Photojournalists

Yogyakarta, or familiarly called Jogja, is said to have grown into a little Jakarta. The slogan of “Jogja Berhati Nyaman” (Warmhearted Jogja) is now fading away as traffic, social, economic, education and other problems rises. Some say that the city seems no longer comfortable.
Pewarta Foto Indonesia/PFI Yogyakarta (Indonesian Photojournalist Association Chapter Yogyakarta) conveys its concern [...]

300 Photographers in Aceh Gathered in the Name of Friendship

An annual photography event in Aceh was successfully held yesterday (12/22), with more than 22 photography communities in Aceh joining the event. Entitled “Hunting Akbar Fotografer Aceh”/HAFA (Aceh Photographers’ Grand Hunting) 2013, it was attended by more than 300 photographers in Banda Aceh and its surrounding.
Although it rained, the participants still attended the event enthusiastically. [...]

Persuasion to Original Ideas in “Personal Project” Exhibition

KPY (KelasPagi Yogyakarta – a “free of charge” school of photography in Yogyakarta) is now showcasing photography works of its students attending Personal Project class. In the “Personal Project” photo exhibition, the photos showcased are works of 10 students.
At KPY, there are three majors to offer in the intermediate phase which is aimed to lead [...]

“Believe in Your Eyes” Explores Iris, Light, Alphabets

Photo works by three young photographers – Handry R.D Happy, Marsiano Rocky L, Putra U. D.Satrio – in the “Believe in Your Eyes” photo exhibition are exploration of photography techniques and shapes. They are final assignment projects from three students of Master Degree Program at Institut Seni Indonesia/ISI (Indonesia Institute of the Arts) Yogyakarta.
The exhibition, [...]

World Press Photo Contest 2014 Calls for Entries

The 2014 World Press Photo Contest now opens for entries until January 15, 2014, 23.59 CET. It is free to enter for all professional photojournalists and their representatives. Entries may only be submitted online.
Before submitting your works, you need to register online via the World Press Photo entry website to get your user name and [...]

Canon-FN Gathering in Surabaya: Warmth, Joy, Special Photo Sharing

A great photographer is he/she who wants to share knowledge to others. “Great photographers should be like the philosophy of water. Philosophy of water as in the FN’s (FotograferNet) 11th anniversary logo always flows to the lower ground, it means a photographer should be a humble person,” said Kristupa Saragih, co-founder of FN, in his [...]