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Uttering Social Criticism in “Arkamaya”

Today an exhibition of photojournalism will be opened in the evening. Taking place at GFJA (Galeri Foto Jurnalistik Antara/Antara Gallery of Photojournalism) Jakarta and entitled “Arkamaya” (“Light” in Sanscrit), the exhibition is loaded with social messages. In the opening ceremony, a photo book with the same title will also be launched.
It is showcasing 163 best [...]

Photos of Total Solar Eclipse from Various Areas in Indonesia

Total solar eclipse arching across the sky of Indonesia yesterday morning was watched by millions of people in the archipelago. Several places such as North Maluku, Central Sulawesi, Bangka Belitung and some parts of Sumatra Island were the best places to see it. Some other places only experienced partial eclipse.
The eclipse began as the moon [...]

Exposure 92nd Edition

92nd Edition Contents:

Creativeness in Rainy Days
Playing creatively in rainy season with tiny but lovely things
The Beat of Life in Remote Karimata
Stories ranging from the people’s daily life to the beauty of nature
Amazing Outdoor Experience
Places and activities we should see and experience while in Jordan
World Press Photo of the Year
Cerita dramatis tentang pengungsi di perbatasan Hongaria-Serbia
Harganya [...]

Tracing the Legacies of Han People

Around 21 photos and two photo series are now being showcased at Bintaro Jaya Xchange Mall, Tangerang, West Java. Entitled “Tengara Pusaka Orang-orang Han di Nusantara” (Heritage Traces of Han People in Indonesia), the photo exhibition is open for public until February 28, 2016.
Captured by five photographers, the showcased photographs depict the life of Chinese [...]

World Press Photo of the Year 2015: Refugees Crossing the Border

A picture made by Warren Richardson, an Australian photographer, wins World Press Photo of the Year 2015. “It had such power because of its simplicity, especially the symbolism of the barbed wire. We thought it had almost everything in there to give a strong visual of what’s happening with the refugees,” said Francis Kohn, chair [...]

Taking the Leap, Making the Shift

If you happen to be in Jakarta now, visit an interesting photo exhibition taking place at Art: 1 Art Space from February 6 to 20, 2016. Entitled “The Way I See,” it is a solo exhibition by Haris Suryanto or better known as Harris Syn.
The exhibition showcases 20 photographs captured by Harris Syn along his [...]

Exposure 91st Edition

91st Edition Contents:

To Dramatize the Atmosphere of Temples
No need many colors, just need infrared camera to dramatize the atmosphere
Royal Garden of Yogyakarta
Tamansari Yogyakarta keeps many stories from its establishment up to now
Exploring a New Town in Papua
Only eight years old, but it offers absorbing scenery and culture
Laporan Langsung dari Tokyo
Menengok produk-produk baru Fujifilm X-Series di [...]

Kilas Balik 2015: A Consistency to Oversee

A photo exhibition entitled “Kilas Balik 2015” (Flashback 2015) is now being held in Jakarta.. Taking place at Galeri Foto Jurnalistik Antara (GFJA) and officially opened last Friday (1/29), the exhibition is open for public until February 29, 2016. A photo book with the same title was also launched in the opening session.
The 208-page “Kilas [...]

EOS M10, Canon’s Affordable Mirrorless Camera

Starting from this week, the latest product from Canon’s mirrorless camera line-up, Canon EOS M10, is available in Indonesia. If you want a cheap mirrorless camera, it can be your option since it is claimed to produce high-quality images as EOS DSLR cameras. M10 uses APS-C size CMOS sensor and DIGIC 6 image processor as [...]

New Fujifilm X70: the Lightest & Smallest X-Series with APS-C Sensor

It is lightweight and small, but never underestimate this pocket camera. With Fujinon 18.5mm F2.8 lens (equivalent to 28mm), the camera could be amazing in the hands of “a right man behind the gun.”
Fujifilm X70 becomes the first camera in X-Series line with touch-screen technology. The LCD screen can be tilted up to 180 degrees [...]