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Author: Firsha Biyanti Pradipta

Menjarah Serayu Tutur Pada Balai Pemudaku

Gedung Balai Pemuda terletak di Jalan Gubernur Suryo No. 15 Kelurahan Embong Kaliasin, Kecamatan Genteng, Kota Surabaya, Provinsi Jawa Timur. Awal gedung ini didirikan, gedung ini sudah menjadi salah satu ikon bagi Kota Surabaya. Gedung ini dibangun Westmaes, salah seorang arsitek yang terkenal di Surabaya pada saat itu. Bentuk kubah sebagai atap adalah ciri aliran gothic. Gevel dan bracket yang membungkus kubah tersebut adalah warisan gaya vernakuler Belanda, sedangkan alur horizontal pada dinding kerap muncul pada aliran Renaissance. Menara pertama merupakan detail yang menjadi bagian yang menonjol, bahkan menjadi ciri khas bangunan ini. Posisinya tepat di tengah bangunan, pas...

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Top 5 Tips for Great Pictures

Do you wish you were a better photographer? All it takes is a little know-how and experience. Keep listening for some important picture-taking tips. Then grab your camera and start shooting your way to great pictures. Look your subject in the eye Direct eye contact can be as engaging in a picture as it is in real life. When taking a picture of someone, hold the camera at the person’s eye level to unleash the power of those magnetic gazes and mesmerizing smiles. For children, that means stooping to their level. And your subject need not always stare at the camera. All by itself that eye level angle will create a personal and inviting feeling that pulls you into the picture. Use a plain background A plain background shows off the subject you are photographing. When you look through the camera viewfinder, force yourself to study the area surrounding your subject. Make sure no poles grow from the head of your favorite niece and that no cars seem to dangle from her ears. Use flash outdoors Eliminate the shadows by using your flash to lighten the face. When taking people pictures on sunny days, turn your flash on. You may have a choice of fill-flash mode or full-flash mode. If the person is within five feet, use the fill-flash mode; beyond five feet, the full-power mode may be required....

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