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Mobile Photography Awards 2012 Calls for Entries through December 15

The Mobile Photography Awards (MPA) 2012 is currently open for entries until December 15, 2012. Entry is worldwide and all types of mobile phones are eligible. A Grand Prize of $3,000 will be awarded to the MPA Photographer of the Year.
The MPA was founded to promote and harness the global phenomenon of mobile, or cell-phone, [...]

“The Amazing Indonesia,” to Promote Tourism through Photos

A hundred photos, captured by 49 photographers who are members of Perhimpunan Fotografer Bali/PFB (Bali Photographers Association) and Kuta Photographers Community,  will be showcased in a photography exhibition entitled “The Amazing Indonesia.” Oficially opened at 5 pm today, the exhibition will be going on until Friday (11/30) at Hypermart Bali Galeria in Denpasar.
Held at such [...]

Olympus E-PL5 & E-PM2 Available from Mid-December in Indonesia

Last September at Photokina 2012 in Germany, Olympus showcased its two new mirrorless interchangeable lens cameras: Olympus PEN E-PL5 and PEN E-PM2. Sharing the sensor and AF system of Olympus OM-D E-M5, the two cameras will be available in Indonesia from mid-December.
E-PL5 and E-PM2 were launched in Jakarta last Friday (November 16) but not directly [...]

Cowboy’s Way for Your Lenses

Quikdraw offers a lens’ exchange system to twist a lens from your hip onto your camera securely rather than place your lens in a pouch or bag with velcro, a drawstring or zipper. This gear is made from aircraft aluminum and high strength plastic and available in both Canon EOS and Nikon F mounts.
The lens [...]

New Portrait Professional 11: More Powerful, Faster, Easier to Use

The latest version of Portrait Professional is already launched and, of course, offers a “bucket” of new features making the face retouching software more powerful, faster dan easier to use. There are over 200 sliders to give a total control of all aspects of the face, eyes, teeth, mouth and hair.
Portrait Professional 11 offers such [...]

Indonesian Photojournalists on Military Violence in Palembang: Again We State a Strong Protest

Military violence against journalists occurred again in Indonesia. Yesterday in Palembang, Indonesian Air Force soldiers attacked two journalists covering a protest by local people who closed the road to airport. The two journalists were Adi Kurniawan (reporter for Berita Pagi) and Kris Samiaji (photojournalist for Sumatra Ekspres).
Kris Samiaji said that the Air Force had individually [...]

“The Last Elephant In Java” through Oft-neglected Reliefs

Inspired by the reliefs of elephants on Borobudur’s walls, Yohanes Ones delivers elephant as a theme of his photography exhibition. The reason is because for this entire time, people only see the temple’s magnificent as a unity: massive, whole, charismatic, and grand. However, the reliefs displaying the story of society and its surrounding that decorate [...]

Quick-response & Comfortable Gears for Birding Photography

Good news for birding photographers. Photiperhals has designed new Pho-Reel and Pho-Reel Plus to meet the ergonomic, mobile, and quick-response needs in birding photography. It means that you don’t need a camera bag to carry multiple cameras, lenses, filters and other camera gear.
The gears are claimed to offer many hours of comfort to hike with [...]

“Anugerah Jurnalistik Aqua 2012” Calls for Entries

Journalists and bloggers are invited to join “Anugerah Jurnalistik Aqua 2012” (Aqua Journalistic Award) contest. Anugerah Jurnalistik Aqua (AJA)  is an event to appreciate journalists sharing their stories and inspiration on water to people.
The contest is open for all journalists (printed media, online media, or television) and bloggers. Entries can be submitted until February 1, [...]

Real-Time Photography Exhibition: Shoot & Exhibit!

Sony partnered with three photographers Lee Strickland, William Daniels and Paul Sullivan in the world’s first time real-time digital photography exhibition in London. The photographers live in different cities – London, Paris and Berlin respectively.
Armed with Sony NEX-5R mirrorless camera which is Wi-Fi-capable, they were tasked with “capturing the light” in their hometown. Reported by [...]