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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. [...]

A Visual Reflection on 15 Years of Reform

In the moment 68th Anniversary of Indonesia, Antara Journalistic Photo Gallery (GFJA) ia holding a photo exhibition entitled “15 Th Reformasi u/ Kemerdekaan?” to commemorate 15 years of reform in Indonesia.
The exhibition will be opened this evening (8/22) at 8.00 pm, and open for public until August 28, 2013 at GFJA, Jakarta. Curated by Oscar [...]

On His Photo Stolen, Hengki Koentjoro Calls Apology from Samsung & the Thief

Samsung’s “#LiveInTheMoment” Instragram photo contest has been in controversy since one of the contest-winning photos is stolen from Indonesian well-known photographer, Hengki Koentjoro. Hengki calls an apology upon the mistake and negligence from Samsung and the thief.
“I will also ask Samsung to give me the identity of the thief for a legal action,” Hengki Koentjoro [...]

Shikhei Goh on His Award-winning Photo Critisized as Pseudo-Nature

The photo entitled “Splashing” made by Indonesian photographer, Shikhei Goh, won the 2011 National Geographic Photography Contest for Nature category. Recently the image was said to be pseudo-nature since it was not taken natutrally and the photographer was said to fabricate the story.
“I never fabricate stories,” said Shikhei Goh to Exposure in responding to the [...]