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Winners of the 2013 Red Bull Illume Action Sports Photography Contest

After being opened for submissions several months ago, here are winners of the 2013 Red Bull Illume action sports photography contest. German photographer, Lorenz Holder, is crowned Overall Winner for his remarkable shot of a snowboarder next to a giant satellite dish.
As the Overall Winner, Holder got a Leica S camera, a broncolor Move Outdoor [...]

Canon-FN Seminar in Denpasar: Think Differently in Landscape Photography

Most people prefer to use wide lens for landscape photography to capture wider-range of view. Canon & FotograferNet (FN) Seminar Series 2013 held last Saturday (8/31) from morning to afternoon at Mercure Bali Harvestland Kuta Hotel, Denpasar, Bali, had brought a lot of valuable tips in maximizing tele lens for landscape photography.
Themed “Maximizing Tele Lens [...]

Canon-FN Workshop in Lampung: Maximizing Wide & Tele Lenses

Since morning participants have crowded Canon & FotograferNet (FN) Workshop Series 2013 held last Sunday (9/1) at Sheraton Hotel, Lampung. Themed “Memaksimalkan Lensa Wide & Tele” (Maximizing Wide & Tele Lenses), the workshop which ran until afternoon was oficially opened in the morning by Kristupa Saragih, co-founder of FN.
Arbain Rambey, a senior photojournalist at Jakarta-based [...]

Celebrating the Diversity in “Wajah Bumi Tengger”

An Ethno-Photography project that has been done for two and a half years by 13 photographers from Kalacitra UIN (Universitas Islam Negeri/State Islamic University, Jakarta) photo club and Don Hasman, as an honorary member, is ready to be exhibited starting this Friday (8/30) evening. Entitled “Wajah Bumi Tengger” (The Face of Tengger Land), the photo [...]

Dekat Perempuan: Photography Book, Exhibition & Charity on Women’s Cancer

Starting from last Wednesday (8/28) until tomorrow (8/31), a photo exhibition entitled “Dekat Perempuan” (Close to Women) is being held at Mega Mall, Batam Center, Batam, Indonesia. In addition, a photo auction for charity is also carried out in the event
Forty photographs regarding women’s cancer which are being showcased are part of a book with [...]

Canon Image Square Indonesia: Try Before You Buy

To satisfy its customers, PT Datascrip – sole distributor of Canon products in Indonesia – offers a new experience to try Canon’s imaging products before you buy them. A new concept of retail store named as Image Square has officially opened last Tuesday (8/27) at Taman Anggrek Mall, Jakarta.
In Canon Image Square, beside trying the [...]

New from Sony: 2 Sony Alpha Cameras, 3 E-Mount Lenses

Sony has announced five new products to add its camera and lens line-ups, two new Alpha cameras and three E-mount lenses. They are NEX-5T, Alpha 3000, Carl Zeiss Vario-Tessar T 16-70mm f/4 ZA OSS, E PZ 18-105mm f/4 G OSS, and E 50mm f/1.8 OSS Black Edition.

Sony NEX-5T compact system camera offers the first Sony’s [...]

21 Photography Communities Enlivened Canon-FN Gathering in Medan

More than 130 FNers – a familiar name for FotograferNet (FN) members – from 21 photography communities in Medan and its surrounding towns joyfully attending Canon & FotograferNet (FN) Gathering Series 2013 held last Sunday (8/28) at Kenanga Garden restaurant, Medan.
The gathering in the capital of North Sumatera Province started in the afternoon and ended [...]

Canon-FN Workshop in Medan: Rectifying the Misperception about Lens

There are many perceptions about lens and its functions. Harlim, a Jakarta-based professional photographer and infra-red photography expert as well, tried to rectify the lens myths by delivering Canon & FotograferNet (FN) Workshop Series 2013 themed “Karakteristik Lensa” (Lens Characteristics).
Harlim explained about the myths in photography, including in lenses at front of 98 participants attending this [...]

New PowerShot Cameras & Ultra-zoom Lens from Canon

Canon has been busy introducing their five PowerShot models and an ultra-zoom lens. Five new PowerShot cameras are PowerShot N Facebook, G16, S120, SX510 HS and SX170 IS. Meanwhile, the EF-S 55-250mm f/4-5.6 IS STM is the first EF-S telephoto zoom with STM technology.

PowerShot N Facebook is a limited edition from the PowerShot N series. [...]