Windee Winata is founder and photographer of PhotoFactory Bali. He has won multiple international photography awards, and his works have been published in 5 continents.
Graduated Magna Cum Laude with a master’s degree in Automotive Engineering from the Technical University of Berlin, Windee joined the Mercedes-Benz development team at the Mercedes-Benz R&D headquarter in Sindelfingen, Germany, and became an expert in the field of passenger car passive safety. After resided in Germany for 11 years, his love for Bali and passion for photography brought him back to his hometown.
He is the only Indonesian photographer appointed to enter The Artistic Guild, a division within the Prestigious WPJA which specifically promotes Fine Art Wedding Photojournalism. He’s also been named “The Person to Watch” by Peak Magazine.
Since 2014 Windee has done fine art photography, and he has been nominated twice for the international Fine Art Photography Awards. His works have been collected in Indonesia, Europe and the US, and can be viewed and acquired at saatchiart.com & windeewinata.com.
Teaching photography is another passion, and he has given photography classes at Green School Bali, and Institut Seni Indonesia (ISI) Denpasar.