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Hilarius Jason: Capturing playfulness in fashion

Marcel Thee

The Jakarta Post

Jakarta  /  Fri, May 10, 2019  /  05:48 pm
Hilarius Jason: Capturing playfulness in fashion

Hilarius Jason Pratana started his career after landing an internship with established fashion photographer Hakim Satriyo. (Hilarius Jason Pratana/-)

Fashion photographer Hilarius Jason Pratana's works stand out with their blend of style and playfulness. Having graced a variety of campaigns and fashion publications, photographer Hilarius Jason Pratana's works have become a major element in the Indonesian fashion scene. But his career almost didn't happen. Having been urged by his parents to major in accounting during his university days, Jason dropped his photography dreams – something that he had been passionate about since his early teenage days. Fortunately, Jason soon realized that the dullness of the numbers was something that, if he kept at it, would have made him miserable. He then rebelled (gently) and decided that if his parents weren't going to bless his photographic pursuits, they would at least let him study graphic design. He did so at RMIT University in Melbourne, Australia. Hilarius Jas...