About me

Yano Sumampow – Bali Photographer

Yano Sumampow is one of Bali’s most respected photographer in commercial photography, serving the industry since 2005. From simple documentation to sophisticated photography layouts and massive events.

Having produced years of professional shooting has brought Yano Sumampow to establish a significant bond and mutual relation with respective medias of the industry, which benefit our clients for extended exposure.

His passion in photography started at his young age of 10, when his father gave him a candy bar camera, Kodak Ektra 100 with 110 film. He started to photograph anything, especially building. His elementary school located behind a Cathedral in Bandung, that’s why he always impress with architectural and building. His ambition as an architect halted when he was failed the entrance exam in architecture study, but his passion in art still intact. trying to expand his ability in photography, he was joined Journalism Study in University of Padjadjaran, once again in terms of art, he was not very satisfied, than he was joined Lasalle College, majoring in multimedia and graphicsdesign.

In 2002, he started to learn photography seriously by joining several master photographer in Jakarta as an apprentice to learn studio lighting, angle, timing, business and also behaviour(the most important thing in photography business). He started his photography career as a freelancer and contributor for several lifestyle magazine. They sent him all over the world, Milan, Amsterdam, Singapore, Hong Kong, Korea, to cover several lifestyle and fashion event. Now, he is living in Bali with his family and started a small personal company in Photography and Design called why imaging