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Two Indonesian Photographers Win Reuters Photos of the Year

As the end of the year approaches, Reuters news agency selected 93 most-striking pictures as Photos of the Year 2013. Two of which are images made by Indonesian photo journalists: Roni Bintang and A.A. Gde Agung
“To me, this is an achievement since in one day Reuters gets 1,800 selected photos from all around the world; [...]

New Canon EOS M2 Not to Be Available in Indonesia

As the successor of Canon EOS M, EOS M2 is claimed to offer 2.3x faster AF with a new phase-detection Hybrid AF CMOS sensor. Surprisingly, Canon EOS M2 is only released by Canon Japan and China.
The camera will be available in Japan in the middle of this month for ¥ 84,800 (around US$ 820) with a [...]

“IPPHOS: reMASTERed Edition” in Book & Exhibition

Celebrating the 76th anniversary of Kantor Berita Antara (Antara News Agency), Galeri Foto Jurnalistik Antara (GFJA) collaborating with Divisi Mandiri Pemberitaan Foto Antara presented a photo exhibition and book launch with the same tittle “Indonesian Press Photo Service (IPPHOS): reMASTERed Edition.”

“The book is a portrait of Indonesia and Indonesians in revolution era captured by IPPHOS [...]

Canon-FN Workshop in Balikpapan: More about Non-technique Aspects

When photography is more than just a hobby and becomes a good business for you, you need to start to get professional. In Canon & FotograferNet (FN) Workshop Series 2013 held yesterday (12/8), Edward TigorSiahaan gave valuable tips in professional corporate photography.
Carried out in Swiss-BelHotel, Balikpapan, this workshop presented “The L-Series Master Class Commercial Photography” [...]

Exposure 65th Edition

65th Edition Contents:

Commercial & Personal Works: An Intercross
Both need the same great portion of commitment and priority
Stunning High-speed Photography
Improved devices, more astonishing results
Harmony in “Little China”
Preserving harmony & peace in the multicultural society of Lasem
High-altitude Sublimity
Ladakh, a worthy place to visit and capture
Nikon Df Hadir Bulan Ini di Indonesia
Berdesain klasik, kamera DSLR ini berteknologi canggih
Lomba [...]

Canon-FN Workshop in Surakarta: Choosing the Right Model in Fashion Photography

Yesterday (12/1) Canon & FotograferNet Workshop Series 2013 was successfully held with more than 130 photography enthusiasts attending. Carried out at Novotel Hotel, Surakarta (Solo), Central Java, the workshop occurred from morning to afternoon.
Darius Manihuruk, well-experienced fashion and commercial photographer, was the speaker and mentor as well in the workshop themed “Fashion,Model and Beauty Photography.“ In [...]

Taking Images from Twitter without Permission, AFP & Getty Images Had to Pay US$ 1.2 M

The US federal court’s verdict of copyright infringement has ruled two giant news agencies, AFP (Agence France-Presse) and Getty Images, to pay US$ 1.2 million to a freelance photojournalist, Daniel Morel. Those two news agencies are liable for publishing and distributing Morel’sphotos of 2010 Haiti earthquake from his Twitter account without permission.
It started on January [...]

Indonesia’s Grandeur through Glass Negatives

It cannot be denied that Indonesia has abundant culture and nature potential across its archipelago. Since a long time ago when technology of photography started to grow, people across the world came to see and document Indonesia’s grandeur.
In the mid of 19th century, the Dutch government delegated its photographers throughout our country to record it. [...]

Optimizing One Light to Get Optimum Result

Not all photographers have a complete set of lighting. Most of them probably never realize that using one light can make a good result as well. In his new book entitled “Lighting with One Light,” Adimodel, a Jakarta-based professional photographer, wants to share his creative tips on minimalist lighting.
In this Adimodel’s 11th book, you can [...]

“Mail–a Love Letter,” a Phoneography Presentation

Love has become an eternal inspiration for all of humankind. There are so many ways to express love and romance. A photography exhibition and book launch with the same tittle, “Mail – a Love Letter,” is a collaboration of photography, literature, technology, social media and graphic design summed up in love.

Dinda Jouhana, the author and [...]