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Indonesia Photography Congress Founded Indonesia Photography Society

Indonesia Photography Congress was already held from last Friday (10/10) to yesterday in Jakarta, and was attended by 81 photography people from several cities/towns in Indonesia. The three-day congress has officially founded an organization called “Masyarakat Fotografi Indonesia” (Indonesia Photography Society).
It is said that beside non-commercial and independent, the organization will not replace the existing [...]

Ciputra Group Photo Competition with Total Prize of IDR 130 Millions

Celebrating the 33th anniversary of Ciputra Group, ( and Ciputra Group organizes a photo competition themed “Membangun Kota, Membangun Kehidupan” (Developing City, Developing Life). It offers a prize of IDR 130 millions in total.
It is free for all Indonesian citizens and journalists (printed or online media) to join. The competition features two categories (General [...]

Enchanting Dayak Culture in Malinau & Photo Contest with IDR 25 Millions Total Prize

Within the Irau Festival of Malinau 2014, the Government of Malinau Regency and Military District Command of Malinau, in collaboration with (, will organize a photo competition entitled “Pesona Budaya Malinau” (Enchanting Culture of Malinau). Held during the festival from October 13 to 27, 2014, it is open for public and offers a total [...]

Bugis Seaman, Pinisi, Dhow in “The Sea of Ancestors”

Goethe-Institut Indonesien (Cultural Institute of the Federal Republic of Germany) and Switzerland Embassy in Jakarta, in collaboration with Galeri Foto Jurnalistik Antara/GFJA (Antara Gallery of Photojournalism), are presenting works by Beat Presser – Switzerland-based professional photographer – in a photo exhibition entitled “The Sea of Ancestors” in Jakarta.
The exhibition showcases 79 black-and-white photos of traditional boats and [...]

Nikon Photo Contest 2014-2015 Now Open for Entries from Any Digital Devices

Nikon has announced its prestigious photo competition, the 35th annual Nikon Photo Contest (NPC). For the first time, all award categories in photography and video accept entries from any digital device, including smart devices. NPC 2014-2015 is open to all professional and amateur photographers, regardless of age, sex or nationality until December 15, 2014.
Held annually [...]

Jerry Aurum’s “On White,” a Story from Simplicity

Photographing people with plain white background seems so simple to do, but can be so monotonous as well. That situation has inspired Jerry Aurum, Jakarta-based professional photographer, to make something simple become more meaningful. It resulted in his new way of thinking in photography process that he called as “Simplicity is Complicated.”

This challenging process is [...]

CPMI 2014: Photo Clinic Trip to Japan for First Winners

Canon and PT Datascrip, the sole distributor of Canon products in Indonesia, has officially announced three cities to host Canon PhotoMarathon Indonesia (CPMI) 2014 in October. In this year, the prestigious annual competition brings more improvement than CPMI 2013. Medan is now included as one of the cities to host CPMI 2014 beside Jakarta and [...]

Great Response to Indonesian Photo Exhibition in Fukuoka

A photo exhibition organized by KPIF (Komunitas Photographer Indonesia di Fukuoka), an Indonesian photography community based in Fukuoka, Japan, had a great response from public in Fukuoka. Taking place at Galería El Taller from August 22 to 27 and entitled “13466 + 1 – Japan in the Eyes of Indonesia,” the exhibition breaks a new [...]

Burma’s Rohingya in Pictures: Beyond Photography

“By presenting my works here I can help to engage the audience’s voice and diplomatic power of Indonesia in defending human rights of the Rohingya,” said Greg Constantine to Exposure after speaking at a seminar in Yogyakarta today (8/26).
Constantine is US-based award-winning photojournalist and the author of the acclaimed book “Exiled to Nowhere: Burma’s Rohingya” [...]

“Ritual” Being Showcased in Bali

Celebrating the 5th Denpasar Film Festival (DFF) in 2014, four photographers from Project 88 – Anggara Mahendra, Jeje Prima Wardani, Johanes P. Christo, and Syafiudin Vifick – are presenting a photo exhibition entitled “Ritual.” Taking place at Danes Art Veranda, Denpasar, Bali, it is open for public until August 25.
Living in a society with abundant cultures [...]