RIP Om Iwan Soesilo

Dua hari lalu, Senin 28 September 2020, ada kabar dukacita untuk para penggemar fotografi di Indonesia. Om Iwan Soesilo (pemilik tempat servis/jual beli kamera “INDOCAMERA Kemang”) pergi meninggalkan kita karena sakit. Om Iwan adalah salah satu ahli reparasi kamera terbaik di Jakarta. Beliau tidak asing di kalangan pengguna kamera Eropa seperti Leica, Hasselblad, Rollei. Di […]

How To Save Intagram Images on PC (….The Hard Way)

Le’t say you are currently browsing Instagram on PC/laptop (your cellphone is somewhere else, probably turned off) and stumbled upon a lovely image of Yosemite Park, like this: The image looks very interesting so naturally you want to save it, right? Sure. And it supposed to be easy, right? Just do a right click on […]

RIP Neil Peart

Last year, Ginger Baker left us. And now, Neil Peart. Yes, the man behind Rush’s drum. And also the main lyricist. I see Peart as a “sober” version of Keith Moon (which not suprisingly, is one of his biggest influence). He orchestratedly pound his massive drum kit: lots of toms, added with cowbells, chimes, woodblocks, […]

Gundala

Gundala itu openingnya bagus. Dimulai dengan kerasnya hidup seorang Sancaka kecil yang hidup tanpa orang tua. Karena tak bisa membela diri saat dikeroyok, seorang remaja muda menolongnya membalas kawanan yang mengeroyoknya. Lalu mengajarinya bela diri dan prinsip-prinsip bertahan hidup. Koreografi silatnya indah, mengingatkan kita akan Merantau atau The Raid. Nah sampai di bagian ini, cerita […]

Jagat Bumi Langit

Dua hari lalu, Joko Instagram posting di akun Instagramnya memastikan mengenai Jagat Bumi Langit, bahwa Gundala itu bukan film yang berdiri sendiri, melainkan bagian dari kumpulan yang lebih besar. Ringkasannya: Apakah gambar diatas terasa familiar? Wajar jika anda berpikiran demikian Reaksi saya terkait pengumuman resmi Jagat Bumi Langit ini: Wah keren. Akhirnya ada lagi film […]

Avengers:Endgame

Like Stark himself said in the movie: “…part of the journey is the end” More than 20 movies spanning over 10 years. If you were a film director, how would you make a nice, proper ending of this series? Probably not an easy task, and no matter how you do it is very likely won’t […]