About Me

Hi, my name is Gusmank. I am a professional Bali photographer, born and risen with the warm and spiritual culture of Bali.

A lifetime ago I started out as a creative director of a wedding magazine. Those years taught me all about visual storytelling and the beauty of wedding photography. In 2016, I was selected as one of Fujifilm X-Photographer specializing in wedding photography – undoubtedly one of my photography journey highlights.

My works can be described as a combination of fine art photography and photojournalism. The goal is to create beautifully crafted images but keeping the moments authentic.

With over 10 years of professional experience, I’m providing a wide range of Bali photographer services such as wedding photojournalism, pre-wedding or engagement, honeymoon, and travel photography. A professional Bali photographer available for destinations wedding around the world.

5 things about me...

Love of My Life

This is my girlfriend Angendari, we’ve been together for 13 years (!!!) since I was in University and she was in high school! She also a graphic designer. We built this company together and she is the one who manages this company and design everything. Sometimes when I am busy shooting she will help me with the email. She addicted to traveling and has been dragging me to many different side of the world. Our love life is the inspirations behind all my works. 

Home and Family

I grew up in small town near Ubud with many spring waters, Tampaksiring. I’ve lived in Denpasar since I was in Senior High, now I happily live in my house in Sanur together with my recently rescued mini dog, Ratu.

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Graphic designER & developer

I graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree in Visual Communication Design from Indonesian Institute of the Arts. I was working as a graphic designer before I started to be a full time photographer. I also learnt to develop and create a website by my self when I was working for magazine.

P.S. I did this whole website by my self!

hobbies

When I got days off from photo shooting I go freediving in East Bali, trekking and doing another adventurous things with my love! I used to hiking on Mount Agung and Batur often when I was teenager and last year I just finished an Annapurna Base Camp track in Nepal!

See my adventurous blog below for more story about me!

Coffee Addict

I am obsessed with making coffee! I bought a LaMarzocco Linea Mini so I can make good coffee at home. The first thing I do in the morning is making flat white, I love making the latte art! I often recommend my client for the best coffee in Bali during our photo session.

Love of My Life

This is my girlfriend Angendari, we’ve been together for 13 years (!!!) since I was in University and she was in high school! She also a graphic designer. We built this company together and she is the one who manages this company and design everything. Sometimes when I am busy shooting she will help me with the email. She addicted to traveling and has been dragging me to many different side of the world. Our love life is the inspirations behind all my works. 

Home and Family

I grew up in small town near Ubud with many spring waters, Tampaksiring. I’ve lived in Denpasar since I was in Senior High, now I happily live in my house in Sanur together with my recently rescued mini dog, Ratu.

gusmank photography
Graphic designER & developer

I graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree in Visual Communication Design from Indonesian Institute of the Arts. I was working as a graphic designer before I started to be a full time photographer. I also learnt to develop and create a website by my self when I was working for magazine.

P.S. I did this whole website by my self!

hobbies

When I got days off from photo shooting I go freediving in East Bali, trekking and doing another adventurous things with my love! I used to hiking on Mount Agung and Batur often when I was teenager and last year I just finished an Annapurna Base Camp track in Nepal!

See my adventurous blog below for more story about me!

Coffee Addict

I am obsessed with making coffee! I bought a LaMarzocco Linea Mini so I can make good coffee at home. The first thing I do in the morning is making flat white, I love making the latte art! I often recommend my client for the best coffee in Bali during our photo session.

Travel Stories

Nov 2019
Traveling to Nepal & Trekking Annapurna Base Camp is one of my biggest dream since high school. And this was the craziest thing me & my girlfriend (Angen) ever did; trekking the Himalayas after 10 years off from outdoor activity with no guide or porter. If we thought about …
Nov 2018
Travel to South Africa might not a fancy thing to do for south east Asian people. But we’ve been travel around the globe for some times, and we always visited big & metropolis cities. This year we decided to changes it, and try to see something difference; The Nature! …
Aug 2016
“千里之行,始於足下: A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step – Dao De Jing”. The famous Chinese saying that inspire many people to travel. China Trip might still be one of your bucket list (after the Covid-19 outbreak). There are few countries in the world with a …
Apr 2016
Frank Lloyd Wright is said to have quipped, “Tip the world over on its side and everything loose will land in Los Angeles,” a quote that has since been repeated both by those who love and hate L.A. The “City of Angels” is a city of sharp contrasts, home …
Apr 2016
Situated in the midst of the southern Nevada desert, Las Vegas is the largest city in the state of Nevada. Nicknamed Sin City, Las Vegas and its surrounding communities are famed for their mega-casino resorts, often lavishly decorated with names and themes meant to evoke romance, mystery, and exotic …
Mar 2016
Washington D.C. is the capital of the United States of America and the seat of its three branches of government, as well as the federal district of the U.S. The city has an unparalleled collection of free, public museums and many of the nation’s most treasured monuments and memorials. …
Mar 2016
Visiting New York City, also referred to as “New York”, “NYC”, “The Big Apple”, or just “The City” by locals, the most populous city in the United States, is our dream come true. New York City is a center for media, culture, food, fashion, art, research, finance, and trade. …
Mar 2016
Spending the Christmas eve abroad with native US family was an amazing experiences. It was in Media, Pennsylvania, is the county seat of Delaware County, Pennsylvania and is located 13 miles (21 km) west of Philadelphia. We stay here in our native colleague house for a weeks. …
Mar 2016
Incline Village is a paradise for adventurers, offering exhilarating activities the whole year through. The surrounding Sierra Nevada thrives in winter, drawing flocks of snow-lovers to Diamond Peak’s groomed runs and glade skiing. …
Mar 2016
San Francisco is one of those cities that need no introduction; like Hollywood and New York, this city already enjoys international renown for everything from sightseeing to shopping to entertainment. The popular tourist destination in San Francisco including cool summers, fog, steep rolling hills, eclectic mix of architecture, and …
Mar 2016
The human bird shall take his first flight, filling the world with amazement, all writings with his fame, and bringing eternal glory to the nest whence he sprang. ⎯ Leonardo da Vinci.   Flew 13,869 Km away from home was amazing experiences. The excitement, the curiosity, the nervousness, all …
Mar 2016
All right… Here we go again. One year past so quick! Memories of our Euro Trip last year are still fresh in my mind, it was quite a long and exhausting trip, but another bucket-list must be ticked this year! So.. This year we are traveling to explore North …
Jan 2015
5 Countries in total has been traveled in our trip. After 3 Hours in train from Brussels, we arrived back in Amsterdam to spend the remaining day before we flight back to Bali. Yes, flight back home 🙁 The only things we noticed that change from our last visit …
Dec 2014
After 2 hour flight from Rome’s Leonardo da Vinci International Airport we arrived in our 5th county of our Euro Trip, Brussels, Belgium. Apart from its famous chocolates and beers there are many attractions that most visitors cannot begin to imagine. Brussels is a centre of European culture, officially …
Dec 2014
The fourth county of our Euro Trip is Italy. We flew from Charles de Gaulle Airport Paris to Leonardo da Vinci International Airport Rome Italy with EasyJet. While we chasing for our flight, we having a bad experience with the staff of Charles de Gaulle Airport. They refused us …
Dec 2014
Paris, The 3rd destination of our Euro Trip, an iconic city of light has inspired all of the lovebirds around the globe to complete their love story. Day 1: Getting Headache with The Public Transportations Paris have 5 types of public transports, Rail (Metro, RER, SNCF, Tramway) and Bus. …
Dec 2014
After we had enough sleeping in 8 hours trip from Amsterdam Centraal – Frankfurt finally we arrived in Basel. In Basel we were following our trip with another 2 hours train to reach our final destination. Our next destination is Lucerne, Switzerland. Lucerne is a beautiful small city in …
Dec 2014
Amsterdam, the first city we visited in our Euro Trip. 13 hours of non stop flight made us a bit jet lag however everything was OK when the plane had landed at 8 o’clock in the morning at Schiphol Airport. Since we arrived very early, we had a plenty …
Oct 2014
Hi, it’s been a while since I posted my last work here, it a busy month lately. And it is time to refresh my mind again… 🙂 Well, if you have been following my blog, you must be noticed that I do travelling regularly every year. I love traveling …
Dec 2013
It’s my second Hong Kong traveling. Last year it just a short business trip, but this time it totally awesome holiday. One full weeks, a plenty of time to explore the busiest city in Asia. A direct flight from Bali to Hong Kong took around 7 hours. Therefore choosing …
Jan 2013
Since our last trip in Bangkok on February 2012, we had the greatest opportunity to travel to South Korea with Garuda Indonesia Airlines, actually this trip was my girlfriend’s dream. 🙂 We were traveling for 8 days, 6 days in Seoul and 2 days in Jeju Island. Transport Seoul …
Mar 2012
Images from my trip to Bangkok, Thailand. It’s was a very great trip. Although 5 days isn’t enough to enjoy the city. But all of us got the fun… The city appears extremely chaotic at first glance, with traffic snarls, thick diesel fumes, heat and humidity and much more, …

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