Archive for the ‘Photography’ Category

Sights of Seattle

Seattle is the largest city in the state of Washington, USA. I first got to hear about this city was from the movie “Sleepless in Seattle”, although I had not watched this movie. Nevertheless, I find Seattle is a beautiful city with a flavorful history. Moving around within in Seattle is fairly easy. You can […]

Taking 3D Pictures

Capability of taking 3D pictures is a highly underutilized feature in my Olympus TG-310 camera. One reason was I did not have a mean to display the 3D pictures taken. Recently, I bought a LG 3D Smart Television. This television has USB ports for me to plug in a thumb drive and has the capability […]

Choosing between Canon EOS-60D and EOS-600D

My friend asked me, why did I choose to purchase Canon EOS-600D instead of Canon EOS-60D? I had been using Canon EOS-400D for over 4 years. It had been serving me faithfully. Unfortunately, recently, the built-in flash was not functioning properly and it was too expensive to get it repair. As such, I need to […]

My First Successful Attempt of Taking Photos of Lightning

I find that taking photo of lightning bolt is a very difficult task. We need to be at the right place, right time and right equipment. Lightning occurs very fast. Before we can react to snap, the lightning is over. To me, taking photo of lightning bolt was like a gamble. We have to snap […]

One Happy Family at Bukit Timah Nature Reserve

This is one happy family photo taken at Bukit Timah Nature Reserve. I think the one on the left is the Papa Monkey and the Mama Monkey was feeding the baby monkey. What a happy family.

Having Fun with Tokina AT-X 10-17mm f3.5-4.5 Fisheye DX

Finally, I have the opportunity to try out Tokina ATX107PRODXC 10-17mm f/3.5-4.5 Fish Eye ATX Pro DX over a weekend. I had been thinking of buying this Tokina ATX107PRODXC 10-17mm f/3.5-4.5 Fish Eye ATX Pro DX for quite sometime, because there was a few occasions when I wished I had an ultra wide angle or […]

2010 Summer Youth Olympics Cauldron Lit Up Photos

Just went over to the Merlion Park and took some photos of 2010 Summer Youth Olympics Cauldron Lit Up. The 2010 Summer Youth Olympics is currently taking place in Singapore from 14th to 26th August 2010. We only have this window to take the photos of the 2010 Summer Youth Olympics Cauldron Lit Up.

Taking Photos of Gundam Deathscythe Scale Model

Over the weekend, I took some time to take some photos of my Gundam Deathscythe Scale Models. I wanted to bring out the darkness of Gundam Wing Mobile Suit. So I have to work mostly in darkness and used LED touches as my main sources of light. Sometime back, I did some operations to insert […]

Macro Photography – A Morning at Hort Park

Spent a morning at Hort Park. Hort Park is a wonderful place macro photography. There are many flowers and interesting plants. These plants attract many insects like bees and butterflies. These provide much opportunities for us to practice macro photography.

Tiger Photos for the Year of Tiger

The Chinese New Year is coming. And soon it will be the year of the Tiger. I recalled that, I had taken some Tiger photos sometime in 2007 when I was on a working trip to South Africa. These Tigers were not from South Africa, but from India. Let this year of Tiger be a […]