Photographer Aditya Susanto

Yogyakarta, Indonesia
Last seen a month ago
MyWed member for
3 years and 6 months
Photographer Aditya Susanto
hometown rating

No wins in MyWed Award
No best photos or stories achievements
No best photos or stories achievements
3 photos in Editors' Choice
Phone number
Charge per hour
135 USD
4 hours minimum
  • Are you photogenic?

    Unfortunately, I'm not ;)

  • How did you get into wedding photography?

    We have all been passionate about something in our life. It may be a sport or a hobby, or something we were involved in at one point. We all know the feeling of passion, and just how deeply it runs through our veins. And once you experience passion, you do not forget it. In fact, you want that feeling to spread to all aspects of your life.After going through a breakup, moving to a new city, and doing a lot of serious self-reflection, I began pursuing my passions as a photographer more seriously.

  • What are the most important components of a good photo in your opinion?

    Language of light and compositions take a major part of making good photos, but with addition of great moments and moods, they are gonna be perfect shots.

  • Are you fond of travelling?

    Yes, I absolutely do. Who doesn't?

  • What do you like most about your profession?

    Photography is always be my hobby and when it's become a profession, it doesn't feel like a job. I enjoy so much to get to know new peoples with their unique stories and having a little session with them.

  • What do you like least about your profession?

    I have to walk and walk some more, sometimes climb, swim etc, so that I felt pain few days after the sessions. But hey, it is occupational hazard to get a best shot, right?

  • What will be the future of wedding photography?

    There are too many stereotypes of wedding photography that have the same style. So, I think the one that has unique selling point will be a survivor in this industry.

  • What is special in wedding photography?

    It is a job that took less of our times rather than formal office job with the same or even more amount of income. What else do you ask for?

  • How do you handle criticism?

    I'm always trying to be an open-minded person. So I took all critics as the opinions that gonna make my work to get better and better. I think that persons who dare to critic us are they that give us more care and attention.

  • What should be the criteria for a bride and a groom to choose their wedding photographer?

    They should choose the 'right' one :)
    Find the professional photographer who 'click' with you and make sure that he/she can get the job done well.

  • What things are to be avoided when shooting?

    Being moody, bad attitudes, groping a lot when posing the couple.. hahaha :)

  • What influences the value of a photo? What are its elements?

    It freeze time. So the moments will be everlasting.

  • What person can be the symbol of the 21st century in your opinion?

    The person who inspires us to do more and become a better person.

  • Who do you want to take photos of?

    Every couple in this universe and beyond..hahaha

  • Who would you like to shoot with?

    Fer Juaristi, Two Mann, Cliff Mautner, Apertura, Hendra Lesmana, The Uppermost , Terralogical and Johnny Hendarta.

  • How do you define success? How do you measure it?

    If we can live life our passion in daily basis.

  • Would you rather be liked or respected?

    i would rather be respected

  • When you're going to travel, what do you take with you and why?

    Any camera would do to take my anxiety away.

  • Is there anything among your gadgets that you wish you haven't bought? Why?

    I don't really like my first blackberry phone. It was suddenly shut down many times.

  • How do you educate yourself to take better pictures?

    Find a lot of inspirations from different perspectives such as fashions, movies, natures, graphic, music, sport and so on.

  • Whose work has influenced you most as a wedding photographer?

    Apertura + Hendra Lesmana + The Uppermost + Carol Kuntjoro + Terralogical

  • What is the one thing you wish you knew when you started taking photos?

    How to pose people to look good and natural in front of the camera.

  • What motivates you to continue taking pictures?

    Watching those couples eyes brightened when they saw the pictures, want me see something like that even more and make better pictures in the future.

  • Should your parents have been more or less strict?


  • What about life on other planets?

    What about it? hahaha

  • Who are your heroes?

    my father!

  • What do you do in your spare time?

    Watching movies, listening music, traveling to new places.

  • What's the side of you that the public never sees?

    i am secretly a romantic at heart

  • Do you believe in the traditional roles for men and women?

    Yes, I do.

  • Do you make friends easily?

    Yes, I think i do.

  • Do you have a favourite joke? Tell us.

    If an old man asks a young girl for a date...
    That's his business.
    If the young girl accepts...
    That's her business.
    If the old man and the girl decide to marry...
    That's their business.
    However, if they want great wedding photographs...

  • Do you like dogs or cats?

    Neither but if you insist, I would prefer dogs than cats.

  • Who or what do you hate?


  • The best thing in life is:


  • Is there anything around you that you would like to change?

    no there isn't

  • Can you give a few tips for wedding photographers who are just starting out?

    Be well prepared before the session and enjoy it during.

  • If aliens come to the Earth and you are the first person they meet, what will you tell them?

    I'm going to ask them if they are willing to have couple session with me in their UFO ;)

  • If you are called to shoot a movie, what genre will it be?

    Biography documentary combine with a lot of natures setting in it.

  • Tomorrow I will go and do...