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Nikon’s New System 1 Compact Camera, Telephoto Lens & AF-S 1.4x Teleconverter Announced

Nikon has unveiled three new products at the same time such as a compact Nikon 1 S2 camera, AF-S Nikkor 400mm f/2.8E FL ED VR lens and AF-S Teleconverter TC-14E III. In addition, Nikon also announced the availability and price for Nikon 1 J4 which was introduced last April.

Nikon 1 S2 brings a fast continuous [...]

President Cup & Angkasa Pura II Photo Contests Offer Lots of Prizes

A photo competition organized by Sub Directorate of Photography from the Ministry of Tourism and Creative Economy themed “Indonesia Bersatu dalam Keragaman” (Indonesia Unites in Diversity) offers President Cup with prize of IDR 375 millions in total.
It is free to enter for all Indonesian citizens. It features three categories to enter like School Students, University [...]

Two New Canon Ultra-wide Zoom Lenses Unveiled

Canon has introduced the additional line-up for its ultra-wide zoom lenses with the new Canon EF 16-35mm f/4L IS USM & EF-S 10-18mm f/4.5-5.6 IS STM ultra-wide zoom lenses. Both are scheduled to be available in US market on June, for estimated retail prices of US$ 1,199.00 and US$ 299.99 respectively.
EF 16-35mm f/4L IS USM [...]

Photo Exhibition & the Opening of KPY’s New Class

A photo exhibition entitled “Halo KPY#5” welcoming 200 new students attending Class 5 at KPY (Kelas Pagi Yogyakarta – a “free of charge” school of photography in Yogyakarta) was opened last Friday (5/9). After the exhibition opening ceremony, an initial class was held and mentored by Anton Ismael – professional photographer and the founder of [...]

New Samsung NX3000: Wink to Capture Your Selfie!

Samsung has introduced a new smartcamera for its NX system line-up named NX3000. It has a 3” (460,800 dots) flip up TFT LCD display with Wink Shot, allowing you to take selfies by winking to activate the shutter. By simply opening the screen, framing a face in the display and winking, you can turn on [...]

New Canon PowerShot D30 Can Dive Down 25 Meters

PT Datascrip, the sole distributor of Canon products in Indonesia, has launched a new rugged and waterproof pocket camera named Canon PowerShot D30. As the successor for the previous model – PowerShot D20, this camera is retailed for IDR 3,525,000.
PowerShot D30 is claimed to be the world’s deepest waterproof compact camera; it can submerge to [...]

Tuition-free Angkor Photo Workshop Calls for Applicants

The 10th Angkor Photo Festival & Workshops held in Siem Reap, Cambodia, invites students and professional photographers with Asian nationality to apply for its professional workshop program. The application is opened until July 30, 2014.
Tuition-free and no application fee, the workshop provides participants with firsthand training, invaluable one-on-one guidance by international professional photographers, and a [...]

Sony Alpha 77 Mark II with 79-point AF System Introduced

Sony has unveiled a new interchangeable lens camera, A77 Mark II, which delivers an impressive combination of speed, versatility and efficiency in a tough, weather-resistant design, making it a perfect choice for fast-action photography and videography.
As the successor for the previous model, A77, this camera brings the world’s highest number of AF points in a [...]

350 Photographers Attending Photography Jamboree in Makassar

Organized by South Sulawesi Photography Federation (FFSS/Federasi Fotografi Sulawesi Selatan) in collaboration with the Makassar Office of Tourism and Creative Economy and XL Axiata, Photography Jamboree 2014 in Makassar was successfully held from April 26 to 27. Around 350 photography enthusiasts crowded Hasanuddin Unversity to participate in the jamboree.

“This event is a pilot-project to hold [...]

FN Papua Gathering: To Raise Papua Up Through Photography

More than a hundred photography enthusiasts in Papua affiliated with Fotografer.net (FN) – the biggest online photography community in Southeast Asia – had already gathered in a three-day event in Jayapura. They joined photography workshop, photo contest, and gathering.
Called as “FN Papua Gathering,” the event was organized from May 1 to 3 and themed with [...]