PROFILE

Tomi Saputra lahir di Lintau, provinsi Sumatera Barat pada 1 January 1990, pada masa kecilnya sangat berminat pada sastra, ketika memasuki Sekolah Menengah Atas mulai mengenal fotografi pada tahun 2005 seiring dengan populernya teknologi kamera VGA pada telepon seluler symbian saat itu. Mulai serius mempelajari fotografi ketika mengenyam pendidikan Desain Komunikasi Visual di Universitas Komputer Indonesia (UNIKOM) Bandung pada tahun 2010.

Pada tahun 2016 berhasil meraih penghargaan EyeEm Award 2016 / Finalist (Category : The Photojournalism) , karya yang terpilih pada event ini dipamerkan di Berlin, Jerman dan dibukukan pada buku tahunan event EyeEm Award 2016.

Tomi Saputra, born in Lintau, West Sumatera Province in 1 January 1990, at his childhood very interested in literature, when attended senior high school he began to know photography in 2005 along with the VGA camera on the symbian phone started to become popular. In 2010, while he studied visual communication design at “Universitas Komputer Indonesia” (UNIKOM) Bandung, he got involved more serious in photography.

In 2016, he achieved EyeEm award 2016, finalist for the category: The Photojournalism, the chosen work at this event was showed in an exhibition in Berlin, Germany and became the part of year book of the EyeEm Award 2016 event.

Awards

Street Hunter.net The November 2017 Street Photography Contest Nominees

Special Mentions Kujaja Portrait Photography Competition 40

Street Hunter.net The July 2017 Street Photography Contest Nominees

Nominated World Street Photography Photobook 5 (2017/2018)

Street Hunter.net The May 2017 Street Photography Contest Nominees

Nominated World Street Photography Photobook 4 (2016/2017)

EyeEm Award 2016 / Finalist (Category : The Photojournalism)

Nominated World Street Photography Photobook 3 (2015/2016)

Publications

Street Photographer Interview : Udatommo by Din Prasetyo

Photoartmag: Photography of Tomi Saputra from Indonesia

Frame Zero: A Nightly Primal Dance: The Audiences by Tomi Saputra

PRIVATE magazine: Behind The Celebration, photo essay by Tomi Saputra

PRIVATE magazine: The Audiences, photo essay by Tomi Saputra

PRIVATE magazine: The END Room, photo essay by Tomi Saputra

Fine Art Portugal

Kujaja. com Gallery