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“Living with Merapi,” a Photo Exhibition & Book Launch

A very active volcano brings prosperity and jeopardy as well. So does Mount Merapi, said to be the most active volcano in the world, located in Yogyakarta and Central Java, Indonesia. Living under the volcano requires our wisdom and alertness toward its threat of eruption.
A photography exhibition and book launch with the same title, “Hidup [...]

New Atomos Ninja 2 Video Recorder for DSLRs

Nowadays many photography enthusiasts use their DSLR cameras for shooting video, and the new Atomos Ninja 2 will help them get better results and faster worlflows.
Atomos Ninja 2 is an HDMI recorder and 800 x 480 resolution monitor that records up to 1080/30p/60i video resolution directly from camera’s sensor to an 2.5” HDD or SSD [...]

RAW File Support for New Nokia Lumia 1520 & 1020

The new Nokia Lumia 1520 phablet and recently released Lumia 1020 smartphone will have RAW file support. The smartphones will have the option to save uncompressed Digital Negative (DNG) files with zero compression, allowing greater control on exposure, color and other settings in your photo editor.
With RAW file format to Lumia 1020 and Lumia 1050, [...]

Canon-FN Gathering in Pekanbaru: Be a Healthy Community

Community is a place for sharing to its members, as well as in photography community. Photographer cannot be separated from social interaction. Involved in a community, it would be better if we organized it well.

“If you want to join a community, join a community with a good structure and having routine activities,” said Kristupa Saragih, [...]

Canon-FN Workshop in Pekanbaru: Commercialize Your Photos

Last Saturday (19/10), more than 110 photography enthusiasts gathered in Aryaduta Hotel, Pekanbaru to attend Canon & FotograferNet Workshop Series 2013. Running from morning to afternoon, the workshop was opened by Kristupa Saragih, co-founder of  FotograferNet – familiarly called FN.
Themed “The L-Series Master Class Commercial Photography,” this workshop presented Darius Manihuruk, a Jakarta-based fashion and [...]

Beastgrip Brings the Next Level of Phoneography

Today, most smartphones are equipped with high definition cameras and capable to take amazing pictures and videos. Vadym Chalenko, a professional graphic designer and a photo enthusiast, has invented an innovative and universal device for iPhone, Android, and Windows phones to bring the phoneography to the next level.

Hand crafted in the US, Beastgrip allows you [...]

3,800 Photographers in 54 Cities Simultaneously Held Street Photography

More than 3,800 photography enthusiasts in Indonesia, Japan, and Canada has today (10/20) held street photo hunting simultaneously in an event labeled “FN Street Hunting 2013.” Moved by spirit of togetherness and friendship, they captured beautiful, interesting and unique moments on the streets of their respective cities.
In every city or town, this event was free [...]

New Fujifilm’s X-E2 & XQ1 to be in Indonesia in December

Fujifilm has released a new interchangeable lens compact system camera and an advanced compact camera, X-E2 and XQ1 respectively.
As the successor for X-E1, the X-E2 features 16.3 MP APS-C X-Trans CMOS II sensor with no OLPF (Optical Low Pass Filter) and completed with EXR Processor II. Fujifilm’s unique phase detection AF system which is combined [...]

Tomorrow Thousands to Hit the Streets in FN Street Hunting

Thousands of photography enthusiasts from more than 50 cities in Indonesia, Japan and Canada will hit the street on Sunday, October 20 1013. They will capture beautiful moments, interesting and unique on the street of their cities in an event dubbed “FN Street Hunting 2013″. (FN – members from every cities will conduct the [...]

New Panasonic Lumix DMC-GM1, Ultra-compact MFT Mirrorless Camera

Panasonic has introduced the new Lumix DMC-GM1 DSLM (Digital Single Lens Mirrorless) camera which bundled with a Lumix G Vario 12-32mm f/3.5-5.6 ASPH pancake lens. The camera and lens will be available in December in the US and priced around US$ 750, altogether.
Lumix DMC-GM1 is an ultra-compact (98.5×54.9×30.4mm) MFT mirrorless camera with a large 16-MP [...]