Indonesia's First Lady to Host Instagram Gathering

(A screen shot of Ani Yudhoyono's Instagram account)

By : Jakarta Globe | on 4:46 PM June 29, 2013
Category : News

(A screen shot of Ani Yudhoyono's Instagram account) (A screen shot of Ani Yudhoyono's Instagram account)

Indonesia's first lady Ani Yudhoyono will host a photography meet-up for her followers on the popular photo-sharing site Instagram.

The first lady joined Instagram three months ago, posting photos under the name @aniyudhoyono. Ani, a photography enthusiast, released a photo book, "The Colors of Harmony – A Photography Journey by Ani Yudhoyono," and held an exhibition in 2011.

Ani's followers were alerted of the coming event via the first lady's Instagram page.

“Let’s participate in the gathering of Istura with the theme of photography with Indonesian First Lady Ani Yudhoyono. For further information and registration please visit and twitter @IstanaRakyat,” read the caption of a poster of the event posted online.

More than 170 instagram users have shown interest to join the event, which will take place at Bogor Palace on July 5th. Ani who has uploaded 180 photos is followed by more than 25,000 instagram users.

Instagram users who want to attend the event are required to follow the Twitter account @istanarakyat, Ani’s Instagram account and "Like" Istana Untuk Rakyat on Facebook. The registration will close on Monday afternoon.

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