BANDUNG - West Java Governor Ahmad Heryawan (Aher) appreciates the work of photojournalists which has the beauty and the meaning contained therein.
It says after reviewing the Pewarta Foto exhibition is a series of Anugerah Pewarta Foto Indonesia (APFI) in 2016, in De Vries building, Jalan Asia Afrika Bandung Saturday night (04/09/16).
"Congratulations on the holding of this photo exhibition, which has a very strong meaning. Journalist was very remarkable beauty and meaning behind it," said Aher.
According to Aher, it’s not easy to get a photo that has news value, artwork and naturalists. It needs special skills of its journalists. "These photos are not arbitrary and not contrived but a natural occurrence, fitted momentum in West Java which are also many events like this," he said.
Aher had hoped, the photo exhibitions like this in order to continue to be held in various regions. "Do not just be held in Jakarta. I highly appreciation to all photojournalist," he said.
Exhibition of Pewarta Foto annual photojournalism exhibition 2016 is initiated by a reporter photos Indonesia (PFI) as a parameter of the press photograph profession in Indonesia. This time the Flower City of Bandung selected as the host of this prestigious event in the national level. A total of 3,500 photos events throughout 2015 gathered 400 participants from all over Indonesia.
Pewarta Foto exhibition was opened by the Minister of Communication and Information Rudiantara at the Merdeka Building in Bandung.