Beijing fascinates me. Choosing my journey anywhere between the ultra-ancient and the ultra-modern remains incredibly seductive to me. The icing on the cake are the good company and sumptuous meals with friends and acquaintances every time I return. This is the third trip to Beijing after we moved away from the capital city in June […]
The 2015 incarnation of the annual spring-time excursion cum adventure led to us an attempt on the oldest of the Four Sisters in Aba County in Sichuan. Four Memorabilia: The drive from Chengdu to Rilong town in Aba County along the provincial road S303 lead us through a narrow valley heavily affected by the Wenchuan earthquake […]
rainy season in Singapore – looking for clouds, structures and sea surface to play around with a new ND filter. Arriving on location … didn’t look like photo shooting was on the agenda
I have been lusting to visit a Japanese rock garden for many years, actually decades. Finally a chance to go there and “inhale” it.
I’ve been thinking a lot recently about how much post-processing is “right”, whatever right means. I originally was a hard-core non-processor, ie I restricted myself to minimal sharpening, WB and maybe exposure correction. Growing with my photography (or not…) I slowly come to realise that a RAW is a negative and it NEEDS some processing, […]
LIGhTPaINtInG iN tHe pArK we joined a workshop hosted by Nikon (well hosted @ SGD 60..) to learn about light painting. AngMoKio Park, Singapore, after dark. what to bring sturdy tripod (those freebee give-away thingies WONT do the job if you have a DSRL) remote trigger wide angle lens, I used a Nikkor 18-35 mm […]