Yeo’s – Calendar Project BTS

Back in November 2014, we had the opportunity to work as a team with Yeo’s, Inlight Trisula, and FortySeven studio at Jalan Singosari, Semarang. We were shooting for Yeo’s new 2015 calendar. It was the first official indoor studio photography job we had. Through the day-long shooting, we and the team were able to maintain the energy so the shooting went well. Lot of laughter shared, lot of stories exchanged. Some of the team members have known each other before, and some had their first time working together. Photographers, make up artist, stylist, models, creative designer, everybody gathered like soup …

Rinjani Hiking Trip – A Travel Photo Diary

Mt. Rinjani is located in Lombok, Nusa Tenggara Barat, Indonesia. Its summit reaches 3726 m (above mean sea level), making it the third highest peak in Indonesia after Cartenz Pyramid (4884 m) and Indrapura Summit (3800 m). I went there in a group of 4 person, for four days and three nights. It was a very fun yet exhausting experience. The last time I hiked a mountain was in 2007. Now, 8 years later, I decided to do it again. I did some physical preparations a month before. I expected it would be tiring but it turns out it is …

Derawan Islands – A Travel Photo Diary – Part 2

Section 3 : Semama Island and Sanggalau Gusung Semama Island? Yes, apart from the three main islands, we also visited Semama Island. It started with a funny story when we visited Kakaban island and saw some fresh coconut. We were just saying “Would be nice to drink coconut water in this hot weather.” However we didn’t bring any cash at that moment, so we couldn’t buy one. So the next day, we visited this nature conservation area at Semama island. It turns out, there are lots of coconut trees growing there! So then we were treating ourselves with as many …

Derawan Islands – A Travel Photo Diary – Part 1

Section 1 : Derawan Describing Derawan would not be enough with words. I feel it is going to be useless if I said too much words either, so I’ll just describe the facts regarding my trip and you can see for yourself in the pictures how in my opinion, Derawan is a sweet escape from the busy life, a silent heaven. There are some ways to reach Derawan, and I picked the Balikpapan – Berau – Tanjung Batu Port – Derawan Islands. The five of us got on the 10 AM flight from Balikpapan to Berau. Meeting my guide at …