Hengki Koentjoro’s Haunting Black and White Photos of a Bali Beach

All photos by Hengki Koentjoro. Used with Creative Commons permission.

It’s been a few years since our spotlight was on the serene monochrome work of Jakarta-based Hengki Koentjoro. So, it’s time once more for us to dive into the mood of his landscape snaps. The latest of these landscapes feature scenes from Balian Beach in Bali, Indonesia. If you’re looking for some inspiration on how to capture the beauty of nature in black and white, you’ll get a good fill from this series.

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Katia Repina on Using Yoga and Photography for Balance

All images by Katia Repina. Used with permission.

“Anytime I want to investigate a new topic I use photography to do so…”. Katia Repina is a photographer who is a wonderful example of the inquisitive mind. From weddings to documentary, portraits and now yoga, her thirst to understand is quenched through the practice of photography. Arguably better known for her projects that look at people on the fringes, her yoga series shows us a more light-hearted perspective of her creative viewpoint. Less intense, yes. Without lessons, no. Katia’s take on yoga teaches us about balance, self-worth, inner peace and challenge.

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