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Gleefulness in Songkran Water Battlefield

The 2013 Songkran Water Festival in Bangkok, Thailand, had wet thoroughly all the photographers joining FotograferNet (FN) Hunting Series 2013. The participants comprising Bun Djung from Balikpapan and Franciscus Hermanto from Jakarta were accompanied by Armand Megawe and Kristupa Saragih. It was the third time FN group covered the annual festival.
Arriving in the capital of [...]

Your Camera Raincoats: From IDR 90,000 to More than IDR 1 Million

Not every camera or lens is manufactured with water-resistant body. When rain falls, most of photographers leave their perfect spot to take shelter and miss their great moments that might appear.
Camera raincoat or lens coat is necessary to cover your camera and lens safely while you are shooting under the harsh weather. Various camera raincoats [...]

Tasting the Upcoming Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 5

A public beta for the upcoming Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 5 has just been released, and anyone can download and directly test it out as well. In this beta version, Adobe of course would like customers to give feedbacks and comments about the product before the final version is going to be released.
“The Lightroom team is [...]

Vintage-look Leather Camera Straps

Camera strap is one of essential camera gear for those who are mobile photographers. Some, probably, never use the strap that comes with the camera package because of some reasons. For you who are interested in a more unique and modest solution we found three leather strap brands to keep your camera secure and fashionable.

Figosa, [...]

“The Minimalist Photographer,” Good Photo with Cheap Gear

Great pictures are not always made with the most expensive photography equipment, but it is possible for you to make them with a relatively cheap gear. That’s the essential point delivered  in the new book entitled “The Minimalist Photographer”
The author, Steve Johnson, who is a painting artist and a photographer, has distinctive minimal style stemming [...]

New Pocket Cinema Camera

In small and portable size, Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera is capable of shooting 1080p HD resolution ProRes 422 (HQ) movie. This camera boasts a 16mm 1080p HD sensor, super-wide 13 stops of dynamic range designated for shooting documentaries, photo journalism, episodic television production, independent film, and even war zones in the true quality of digital [...]

Canon’s DSLR Simulator Website to Learn Shooting Basics

Canon Canada has provided a website to help beginners to learn shooting basics using a DSLR camera simulator. The learning does not include the use of Auto mode since it is said that “real creative control comes when you step outside of Auto.”
Called “Outside of Auto,” the website gives you three sections, namely Learn, Play [...]

VII Calls for Membership: Portfolio Submission until April 26

VII Photo Agency calls for potential new members to submit their portfolios until April 26, 2013. The agency said, “Membership will be offered only to photographers working with the highest standards of journalistic and documentary integrity, who will extend the breadth of work we currently produce and who we believe we can work within the [...]

Panasonic’s New Lumix DMC-GF6 Mirrorless Camera

Panasonic has introduced a 16 MP mirrorless camera, Lumix DMC-GF6, to be the successor of DMC-GF5. This new interchangeable lens camera features a new 16 MP Live MOS sensor, Venus Engine image processor for noise reduction, ISO range from 160 up to 25600, and high precision Light Speed AF system including practical full-time AF and [...]

Olympus XZ-10 & TG-2 to be Launched in Jakarta Tomorrow

Olympus XZ-10 and Tough TG-2 will be launched in Jakarta, Indonesia, on Wednesday (4/10). According to Stevanie Arista from Marketing Support & Media Relation, Olympus Customer Care Indonesia (OCCI), the launch will take place at ODPS (OCCI Digital Photography School), Gading Walk GW6 Kelapa Gading, North Jakarta, starting from 3 pm.
Olympus XZ-10 which was firstly [...]