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They Live On The Water.

They Live On The Water.

The Bajo community establish their homes on the water in Torosiaje, Gorontalo, Indonesia. There are hundreds of houses built on water. The houses, together with a 3000 meter long wooden bridge.

The Bajo community establish their homes on the water in Torosiaje, Gorontalo, Indonesia. There are hundreds of houses built on water. The houses, together with a 3000 meter long wooden bridge.

Customary Marriage Batak Tribe

Customary Marriage Batak Tribe

Indonesia is a country rich in diversity. With so many islands in our country so there are many people with a variety of languages ​​and traditions as well as the tribe. There are many tribes in Indonesia, and there is a...

Indonesia is a country rich in diversity. With so many islands in our country so there are many people with a variety of languages ​​and traditions as well as the tribe....

4 Years Ago, I Left The U.s. To Explore The World. These 35 Photos Showcase My Experience

4 Years Ago, I Left The U.s. To Explore The World. These 35 Photos Showcase My Experience

Four years ago, at age 19, I left the United States to explore other countries. Because I’m a plant-based chef and holistic healer of various modalities, I was able to live in countries like Costa Rica, Thailand, and Africa for extended...

Four years ago, at age 19, I left the United States to explore other countries. Because I’m a plant-based chef and holistic healer of various modalities, I was able to live...

The Quest For Poor’s Gold

The Quest For Poor’s Gold

Indonesia is one of the countries with the largest number of active volcanoes. On the island of Java, one in particular marks the lives of hundreds of people who work hard every day to extract sulfur from its bowels. This is...

Indonesia is one of the countries with the largest number of active volcanoes. On the island of Java, one in particular marks the lives of hundreds of people who work hard...

Shocking Photos Of Indonesia’s Mentally Ill Patients Show Their Disturbing Living Conditions

Shocking Photos Of Indonesia’s Mentally Ill Patients Show Their Disturbing Living Conditions

Pasung, the Indonesian term for restraints or restrained, was banned in 1977, but is still widely used in a country where mental illness is a taboo issue. Concerned by the plight of these people, NY based photographer Andrea Star Reese spent...

Pasung, the Indonesian term for restraints or restrained, was banned in 1977, but is still widely used in a country where mental illness is a taboo issue. Concerned by the plight...

I Took Photos Of Prostitute’s Room In A Brothel After They Were Expelled By The Government

I Took Photos Of Prostitute’s Room In A Brothel After They Were Expelled By The Government

Decades ago, Kalijodo in Jakarta, Indonesia, wasn’t the same place as we see today. It was a place where refugees seek for their love. It was a place where they seek for life companion.

Decades ago, Kalijodo in Jakarta, Indonesia, wasn’t the same place as we see today. It was a place where refugees seek for their love. It was a place where they seek...

I Travel 12 Years To Capture Indonesian Seas And Waters (part One)

I Travel 12 Years To Capture Indonesian Seas And Waters (part One)

I am an Indonesian journalist and traveled in these past 12 years to capture Indonesian seas and waters (some places are really remotes and took more than 48 hours from Jakarta-the capital). Now, its my sixth year in Milan Italy and I...

I am an Indonesian journalist and traveled in these past 12 years to capture Indonesian seas and waters (some places are really remotes and took more than 48 hours from Jakarta-the...

11 Unusual Courtship Rituals From Around The World

11 Unusual Courtship Rituals From Around The World

Valentine's Day is almost upon us, and while most people will be heading out to the shops to buy cards, flowers and chocolates, we thought it would be interesting to look at the more unusual and spectacular ways that people in...

Valentine's Day is almost upon us, and while most people will be heading out to the shops to buy cards, flowers and chocolates, we thought it would be interesting to look...