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Join Tadas Kazakevičius on a journey to see Jakarta from a different lens. Tadas will lead a class of 12 participants to stroll the streets of Blok M, making environmental portraits and sharing an adventure together. 

This analog photography workshop spans across two days. The first day starts with a photo walk, to align the mentor’s and participants’ ways of using photography as a tool of exploration. On the second day, participants will be invited to process their exploration photos in a darkroom.


Tadas Kazakevičius, a Lithuanian born documentary photographer, is a devotee of traditional film photography and prefers using medium and large format film cameras for his documentary work. His series ‘Soon to be Gone’ (2014 – 2018) and ‘Between Two Shores’ (2018 – 2019) recognized in numerous awards, including the World Press Photo, Leica Oskar Barnack, and LensCulture Exposure awards. His work has been exhibited in many locations, including Germany, France, China, United States, United Kingdom, Switzerland, South Korea, and Taiwan. 


  • Schedule & Venue:
    18 September 2023: Kala di Kalijaga, Blok M
    19 September 2023: Nurum, Fatmawati
  • Number of participants: 12
  • Language: English
  • Fee: IDR 600,000 (includes 2 printed photos in the darkroom)


  • The program welcomes participants of any nationalities
  • Participants must be at least 17 years old
  • Participants must bring their own analog camera and film roll
  • Sign up via and complete your payment
  • JIPFest program manager will be in touch with you prior to the workshop to inform the logistics

If you need further info on the workshop or travel suggestions for overseas participants, please contact Tasya at or +62 877-7155-0231 (WhatsApp only).