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Photo Exhibition for Charity in Balikpapan

To celebrate its 9th anniversary, Fobia (Fotografer Balikpapan – a photography community based in Balikpapan, East Kalimantan) is now showcasing fifty two photos of its members at Red Box Area, Plaza Balikpapan. Officially opened last Monday (16/3), “Get Lost” is open for public until March 22.
Photos displayed in this exhibition are travel ones which were taken [...]

Human Body through Art Perspective in “Unseen Journey”

“It is about my journey in seeing parts of human body from different perspective,” said Yudha Apelgede, Jakarta-based professional photographer who has passion in nude art and sensual glamour, regarding his new book entitled “Unseen Journey.”
The subjects in this 106-page book are not professional models; they have such various backgrounds as secretary, entrepreneur, college girl, [...]

New Telephoto Lens with 80x Magnification for Smartphone

At this time, Nikon Coolpix P900 still holds the record its superzoom range with 83x optical zoom (24-2000mm equivalent). Now, your smartphone can match with P900 with the new Super Spy 80x superzoom lens dedicated for smartphone camera.
The seller, Brando online store, claims that the lens is capable to capture clear shots of subject from a [...]

Think Tank Introduces New Low-profile Bags for Mirrorless Camera

Think Tank has announced three new camera bags dedicated for mirrorless camera system named Urban Approach. They are Urban Approach 5 and 10 shoulder bags, and Urban Approach 15 Backpack. The bags are said to be ‘low-profile’ to allow the photographer to carry equipment without standing out.
Urban Approach 5 has space to accommodate a mirrorless camera [...]

Eyefi’s Mobi Pro 32 GB Wi-Fi SD Card with RAW Transfer

Eyefi, a company of digital photo apps and services, has launched Mobi Pro 32 GB Wi-Fi SD card. Mobi Pro wirelessly transfers both RAW and JPEG files directly to your smartphone, tablet, PC or Mac for post-processing. It is available worldwide through online at a price of US$ 99.99.
Mobi Pro includes fully integrated mobile and [...]

Tenba’s New Professional Mirrorless Camera Bag

Tenba has introduced new line-up of mirrorless camera and lens bags dedicated for professional, named Switch. It is claimed as the world’s first professional bags sized for mirrorless cameras and the lenses, flashes, audio gear and other accessories that go along with them.

Switch offers various size ranges of shoulder bags; they are Switch 7 (accommodates [...]

Olympus Unveils New Premium Pocket Camera

Olympus has just introduced a new model in the Stylus SH line-up with Olympus Stylus SH-2. The successor of SH-1 adds new features such as a 24x wide-angle optical zoom lens, built-in Wi-Fi connectivity, RAW capture capability, and 5-Axis Image Stabilization that supports still and video capture.
Olympus Stylus SH-2 incorporates a 16-MP BSI CMOS sensor [...]

Jogja Shutter Camp: Promoting Local Potencies

Around sixty photography enthusiasts from various areas in Yogyakarta blended each other in photo hunting entitled “Jogja Shutter Camp (JSC) #2 – Pagi Sore Charity Fotografi.” This second event was carried out last Sunday (3/8) in Rongkop sub-district, Gunungkidul, Yogyakarta. From morning to evening, all the participants captured local/traditional arts and cultural performances in joyful [...]

SanDisk’s New 200GB MicroSD Card

One year after introducing its record-breaking 128GB SanDisk Ultra microSDXC card, SanDisk was increasing storage capacity by 56% within the same fingernail-sized form factor. The company has introduced 200GB SanDisk Ultra microSDXC UHS-I card, claimed as the world’s highest capacity microSD card optimized for mobile devices.
Ideal for Android smartphone and tablet users, this Premium Edition Class [...]

Indonesian Photojournalists on the Disqualified Photo of WPP

In responding a lot of discussions and controversies about Giovanni Troilo’s “The Dark Heart of Europe” winning story in the 58th annual World Press Photo Contest, World Press Photo (WPP) decided that “the story is not in compliance with the entry rules and therefore the award must be revoked.”
Lucky Pransiska, the chairman of Pewarta Foto [...]