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hey lovelies :)

Welcome to our brand new website. There will be new interviews released every week with some of your favourite photographers! Have a gosh darn wonderful day :)

Tirza Sari

Tirza Sari

Would you mind introducing yourself? Hey everybody, I’m Tirza Sari and I’m from the big city Jakarta in Indonesia, but currently living in Perth, Australia. I’ve started doing photography in 2015 and I don't have a moment that I realized I can fall in love with photography. It was something I need to grow into, and I can’t put down the camera ever since. I’ve tried to go without a camera before, and my mind can’t stop thinking about ‘ooohh, how good this lighting! how good will this be if it’s in a picture!’

Tirza’s Instagram - @lndscp.port

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Your Style & Favourite Memory? I’ve always enjoyed landscape photography, but I would say one of the most defining moments is when I took photos on the street or portraits of people. I was in Manila for a quick photo trip. The church we were connected with was taking us to do a mercy ministry in this big market, early morning around 5 am. We gave free milk and bread to the street kids, and my heart breaks for their living condition. At that point, I know that taking photographs can change lives if we use it well in advocating transformation. Photos done well are the ones that tell stories.

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What inspires your photography? Steve McCurry will always be an inspiration! I always try to get a few different styles of inspirations to learn more about photography. I love what Shane Taylor does with his street photography, the emotions are so real! I love Garrett King with his different stuff, never just portraits or landscapes or cities, always changing and he is good with them. Dan Tom and Joe Greer always have great eyes! One of the podcast from Joe Greer with the Darkroom was really insightful.

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Camera & Editing Process? I have been loving the Olympus cameras, it is so underrated!! It’s perfect for my travels, small size and incredible stabilizer, not breaking my bank account and the weather sealing are amazing! Editing photos are one of the most important processes. With editing, you can enhance what you want to communicate, giving emotions in your photos. Personally, I don’t like to over-edit my photos.

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Dream destination & best place you've visited so far? Some places I would love to go to is the Faroe Islands and the countries in the Middle East and Central Asia. The coolest place I’ve ever been to was Mongolia - this was before me knowing anything about photography. So I would love to go back and bring my camera with me.

Tirza’s Instagram - @lndscp.port

Prints & Other Cool Stuff! - https://linktr.ee/tirzahartono

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