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“Best of Moment,” A Smartphoneography Exhibition in Surabaya

Nowadays, photography is no longer dominated by DSLR cameras. Advanced technology in smartphone camera offers high-quality images in compact design to its users. Moreover, it has drifted several photographers to take their professional shoots with their smartphones.
A smartphoneography exhibition entitled “Best of Moment” is being held until March 9, 2014 at Plaza Marina, Surabaya. Starting [...]

Fujifilm is Optimistic with X-T1 Sale in Indonesia

Fujifilm Indonesia has started the sale of new Fujifilm X-T1 at Focus Expo 2014 held on March 5-9 in Jakarta. X-T1 is priced for IDR 15,999,000 body only and IDR 20,999,000 with XF18-55mm f/2.8-4.0 R LM OIS kit lens.
X-T1 mirrorless camera is dedicated for professional photographers, enthusiasts and traveler. It offers high-definition images in a [...]

FNMW 2014: Canon & Nikon, Bromo & Raja Ampat in Tight Competition

Entering the second week of Most Wanted (FNMW) 2014 polling in Phase 1 today (3/3), as many as 592 FNers ( members) has casted their vote and, of course, the number keeps increasing. There are eight categories and several sub-categories in FNMW 2014 to vote.
In the Cameras’ subcategory, DSLR camera with the price under [...]

“IPPHOS – Remastered Edition” in Yogyakarta: Photo Exhibition & Book Launch

After Jakarta, Galeri Foto Jurnalistik Antara (GFJA) collaborating with Divisi Mandiri Pemberitaan Foto Antara is back to present a photo exhibition and book launch with the same tittle “Indonesian Press Photo Service (IPPHOS): Remastered Edition” in Yogyakarta.
The opening and launching were held last Saturday (3/1) at Bentara Budaya, Jalan Suroto No. 2, Kotabaru, Yogyakarta. More [...]

Free Checking & Spare Part Discount for Canon Cameras

In its 45th anniversary, PT Datascrip – the sole distributor of Canon products in Indonesia – will organize a road show offering free checking and spare part discount for Canon cameras. This program will be held from March 5 to 12 simultaneously in five cities in Indonesia: Manado, Bandung, Surabaya, Medan, and Semarang.
Canon users can [...]

Sony Xperia Z2 with 20.7-MP Camera & 4K Video

Sony has announced the new Xperia Z2 to offer sharper full-HD video and larger camera sensor. It can be submerged in 1.5-meter depth for up to 30 minutes and resistant to the dust particles. Xperia Z2 will be shipped globally on March 2014 and now is available for pre-order at around US$ 998.74.
Z2 boasts large [...]

Nikon D4S HD-SLR Camera Officially Announced

The mystery of Nikon D4S is finally revealed today (2/25). Nikon claimed D4S as the premier HD-SLR available to professionals; unrivaled with its combination of incredible speed, accuracy, low-light performance and exceptional image quality.
“By announcing the development of the new Nikon D4S earlier this year, Nikon has been able to work openly with professional photographers [...] Most Wanted 2014 to Amplify Your Photography Aspiration or familiarly called as FN (, the biggest online photography community in Southeast Asia, is inviting all photography people to join a poll called “ Most Wanted 2014″ (FNMW 2014). This program could certainly amplify the aspiration of photography enthusiasts whether they are professionals or amateurs.
As the biggest one, it is FN’s responsibility to make [...]

Samsung’s New Smartcamera NX30 Is Challenged

Samsung seems to step up the competition in the mirrorless camera market with Samsung NX30. Officially launched in Indonesia at the Samsung Forum in Bali (2/18), the NX30 brings smartphone-like features to imaging devices or commonly called as smartcamera. Dedicated for professionals and enthusiasts, this camera is retailed for around IDR 12,490,000 with Samsung 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 [...]

Visual Information on Snakes of Indonesia: A New Book by Riza Marlon

Most people are afraid of snakes. The reason is that they do not recognize the critters and consider that all snakes are venomous. Indonesia is a large country with enormous biodiversity, including snakes. But there are just few literatures or books in Indonesia which give information popularly about snakes.
Riza Marlon, a well-known wildlife photographer, in [...]