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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 [...]

Canon-FN Workshop in Surabaya: To Be Successful in Fashion & Wedding Photography

More than 95 photography enthusiasts crowded Town Square Hotel, Surabaya, to attend a photography workshop held from morning to afternoon last Saturday (12/14). It was the last workshop in the string of Canon and (FN) Workshop Series 2013.
Presenting Yano Sumampow, professional fashion and commercial photographer, as the speaker, the workshop was themed “Fashion, Beauty [...]

“IPPHOS: reMASTERed Edition” in Book & Exhibition

Celebrating the 76th anniversary of Kantor Berita Antara (Antara News Agency), Galeri Foto Jurnalistik Antara (GFJA) collaborating with Divisi Mandiri Pemberitaan Foto Antara presented a photo exhibition and book launch with the same tittle “Indonesian Press Photo Service (IPPHOS): reMASTERed Edition.”

“The book is a portrait of Indonesia and Indonesians in revolution era captured by IPPHOS [...]

Canon-FN Workshop in Balikpapan: More about Non-technique Aspects

When photography is more than just a hobby and becomes a good business for you, you need to start to get professional. In Canon & FotograferNet (FN) Workshop Series 2013 held yesterday (12/8), Edward TigorSiahaan gave valuable tips in professional corporate photography.
Carried out in Swiss-BelHotel, Balikpapan, this workshop presented “The L-Series Master Class Commercial Photography” [...]

Canon-FN Workshop in Surakarta: Choosing the Right Model in Fashion Photography

Yesterday (12/1) Canon & FotograferNet Workshop Series 2013 was successfully held with more than 130 photography enthusiasts attending. Carried out at Novotel Hotel, Surakarta (Solo), Central Java, the workshop occurred from morning to afternoon.
Darius Manihuruk, well-experienced fashion and commercial photographer, was the speaker and mentor as well in the workshop themed “Fashion,Model and Beauty Photography.“ In [...]

Taking Images from Twitter without Permission, AFP & Getty Images Had to Pay US$ 1.2 M

The US federal court’s verdict of copyright infringement has ruled two giant news agencies, AFP (Agence France-Presse) and Getty Images, to pay US$ 1.2 million to a freelance photojournalist, Daniel Morel. Those two news agencies are liable for publishing and distributing Morel’sphotos of 2010 Haiti earthquake from his Twitter account without permission.
It started on January [...]