Reciting Together, by Ismawan Ismail

There is an Indonesian as well as Eastern Malaysian custom to gather and recite the Quran together. On some occasions, the event is conducted with a considerable number of participants. They recite the Quran together, without any understanding, with a blind belief that they will get rewards for it.

Zikir, by Ismawan Ismail

Olympus E-300 with Zuiko 50-200mm | Exposure f/6.3 @ 1/800sec | ISO 200 | Focal Length 50mm
Zikir, by Ismawan Ismail

Award Winner: Photo of the Day | November 07
Award Score: 65 (Value 12.5, Clarity 12.5, Composition 16, Style 12, Skill 12)
Photo of the Day Award Category: Islamic Photography
Photograph Location: Kuala Kencana, Papua | Indonesia

Photographer: Ismawan Arief Ismail (Kuala Kencana, Papua, Indonesia)
Ismawan Ismail born in 1972 and started to take pictures using pocket camera since his high-school days. An IT executive at a mining company located in Papua, Indonesia that started his IT career from a computer hobbyist, he is hoping that someday photography can also be another hobby-to-career move for him, as he already started taking photo assignments and selling stock photos.


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