Posts Tagged ‘photojournalism’

“Republik Asap Incorporated,” Exhibition & Manifesto

A political soap opera involving the Indonesian parliament speaker has covered up the main problem in Indonesia, namely smog disaster caused by plantation land-burning, particularly oil palm plantation. The disater in this year is the biggest one in the last 18 years and has claimed 10 lives. According to National Board for Disaster Management (Badan [...]

Nature & Spot News Win APFI Photo of the Year

Pewarta Foto Indonesia (Indonesia Photojournalist Association/PFI) has announced the winners for Anugerah Pewarta Foto Indonesia (APFI/Indonesia Photojournalist Awards)V 2013-2014. APFI V selected the best works from more than 5,000 images submitted by photojournalists from all over the country.
Tens of winning photos are divided into nine categories for two periods of 2013 and 2014; they are [...]

World’s Professional Photojournalists on Instagram Trend: Opportunities for Photojournalism

Instagram potentials, however, includes not only communication aspects but also economic aspects. More photo agencies have started to include or even build a partnership with Instagram for their works.

Hipstamatic To Launch New App Inspired by Photojournalist Ben Lowy

The popular mobile photography application, Hipstamatic, is looking ahead to create a new pack of digital lens and film inspired by photojournalist Ben Lowy.

Eyewitness: Through the Eyes of Photojournalists

Seeing things firsthand then you become an eyewitness; and this book entitled Eyewitness comprises photos depicting several events or occurrences that were witnessed and captured by some photojournalists.
The photojournalists whose photos published in the book are Jurnasyanto Sukarno, Afriadi Hikmal, Safir Makki, and Yudhi Sukma Wijaya. They are all currently working for the Jakarta Globe [...]

Photos of the Year from the Half-century World Press Photo Contest

Each and every year, the most discussed photo might be the one winning the Photo of the Year Award. The complete collection of photos winning the Photo of the Year award in World Press Photo contest can be seen here.

Winners of the 2012 World Press Photo Contest Announced

The 2012 World Press Photo, considered the most prestigious photo contest in photojournalism, has announced this year’s winners, with Spanish photographer Samuel Aranda (Corbis Image) won the Photo of the Year award.

PFI Semarang Photo Exhibition: From Facts to Fighting against Corruption

Opening the new year, photojournalists allied in Pewarta Foto Indonesia (Indonesian Photojournalist Association/PFI) Semarang, Central Java, exhibited the events concerned in corruption they had recorded through their lenses during the past year.

Photographing Grenade Attack, Burmese Authority Imprisoned Young Photojournalist for 18 Years

Zeya, an independent photojournalist working for the Norway-based news broadcaster Democratic Voice of Burma, was arrested in 2010 after he was caught taking photograph of a grenade attack in Yangon. At first, he was sentenced to a 10-year imprisonment for photographing the violent act.

2010 PFI Award Photo Exhibition: Learning from the Power of Photojournalism

Pewarta Foto Indonesia (PFI/Indonesian Photojournalist Association) is holding the 2010 PFI Award photo exhibition. Taking place at Jogja National Museum (JNM), a hundred best photos taken during 2010 and 1 best-of-the-best photo are displayed from yesterday (September 15) to September 21.