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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 [...]

Pentax Indonesia Offering Cash-back Programs

Pentax is offering IDR 200,000 cash back on its range of digital cameras sold in Indonesia. The cash-back programs have been running from April 1 for the purchase of Pentax WG-II, Q,MX-1 and K-01.
“We are currently having cash-back programs until April 30 at Oktagon store,” said Jousha Yusuf, Marketing Manager, PT Aneka Warna Indah – [...]

Stallone’s Leica M9 Used in Expendables II Sold for US$ 7,100 in Auction

Sylvester Stallone’s brother, Frank Stallone, listed Leica M9 used in Expendables II movie for auction on eBay. Stallone’s Black Leica M9 18 MP camera was already sold in the auction for US$ 7,100 (approx. IDR 68,932,038.83) with 23 bids.
“This is really a brand new camera, it was used in Expendables II by Sylvester Stallone (Barney [...]

Shooting Tips: On the Streets

Streets always offer various moments to shoot and you just need to make your cameras ready for action. Arbain Rambey, a Jakarta-based senior photojournalist, show you how and what to shoot.
TIP #1
Hunting on the streets, the subjects are not always people; a building sometimes can be interesting. Choose your shooting angle as unique [...]

Exposure 57th Edition

57th Edition Contents:

Beyond What We Think
Imagination will lead us to create something beyond what we think
Interior/Exterior Photos for Magazine
It’s a challenge to make interior/exterior photos for magazine’s limited pages
Street Monkey Performance
A story by an Indonesian photojournalist winning the 2013 World Press Photo
Four Countries in a Week
Managing your time between enjoying the journey and photographing
Kartini’s Spirit
Indonesian [...]

New Lenses for iPhone 5

Vtec offers iPhone 5 users with the new range of compact, easy-to-use, and simple-to-change lenses. Each lens comes with a hard-wearing and durable back-plate that screws lens into place. The back-plate is easy to get on and off for occasion you do not need to use it.

Vtec 12x Telephoto lens boasts high quality aluminum material [...]

Shooting Tips: Choppy/Wavy Water

Capturing choppy or wavy water on the sea as a matter of fact needs a little bit creativity to get beautiful results. A well-known landscape photographer of Indonesia, Yadi Yasin, shares his tips.
TIP #1
To keep the detail of water, try to limit your exposure time just between 1 and 5 seconds. Observe the wave power [...]

Canon Singapore’s Program: Try Before You Buy

Canon Singapore has announced “Try and Buy” lens program which is claimed as the first of its kind in Singapore. This program allows customers to rent their favorite Canon lenses for up to two days before deciding to buy them.
“We believe in having our customers fully enjoy our products and technology, and our Canon Lens [...]