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About

Full-time photographer, part-time writer and life-time traveler.

Professional photographer shoots mainly commercial, corporate and travel photography. Started shooting in 1992 when working as Yogyakarta-based correspondent for Hai Magazine, covering many kind of assignments including motorsports, stage performance and showbiz. Initiated shooting model and fashion since 1996 as semi-pro photographer.

Formal education background is geology, studied in Department of Geological Engineering, Gadjah Mada University, Yogyakarta, Indonesia. Worked as field engineer in Schlumberger, a multinational oilfield services company, based in Vung Tau, Vietnam and Alexandria, Egypt in 2001, both onshore and offshore.

Started full-time professional photography in 2002, formally based in Yogyakarta since 2009, with extensive travelling to do assignments in Jakarta, Surabaya, Bali and South-East Asia countries.

Also known as founder and administrator of web-based photography community Fotografer.net http://www.fotografer.net, the biggest in South-East Asia region with over 300,000 members.