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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 [...]

Commercialize Your iPhone Shots with Stockimo

Alamy, an online stock photo agency, has announced the launch of Stockimo application for iPhone users. Stockimo is dedicated for iPhoneographers who want to make some money from their photos. This app is compatible with iPhone iOS 6 and 7 (iPhone 4 and above).
After signing up to Stockimo, users are able to upload and tag [...]

The Photographer’s Outlook on 2014: Joe McNally, the Most Inspiring Photographer

A survey by PhotoShelter has awarded Joe McNally as the #1 Most Inspiring Photographer. “The Photographer’s Outlook on 2014” survey sheds light on the business goals, aspirations, and priorities of photo enthusiasts and professional photographers in 2014.
The survey was emailed in November 2013 to the PhotoShelter community, as well as members of the photography community [...]

John Stanmeyer Wins World Press Photo of the Year 2013

From 5,754 photographers, 132 nationalities and 98,671 pictures submitted, a photo made by John Stanmeyer from the USA, the founding member of the VII Photo Agency, wins the World Press Photo Contest 2014. The international jury of the 57th annual contest has selected the image as the World Press Photo of the Year 2013.
The picture [...]

New Nokia Lumia Icon with 20-MP Camera

Nokia has announced its new Lumia Icon for Verizon Wireless (mobile network operator in the United States). It is expected to go on sale in the global market on February 20 for a price of US$ 199.99. Lumia Icon is claimed to offer enhanced video-recording capabilities.
Lumia Icon incorporates a 20-MP 1/2.5” PureView sensor and Zeissf/2.4 [...]