Tag: art

International Festival Chorus, Back Stage, Rehearsal, Choir, Singapore, Jamie Chan

The Telephone Choir

This season, I was tasked to do head-shots of the choir committee. My ‘goal’ for head shots is to make my subject look confident and approachable and something that I picked up a while back is that telling someone to smile is not going to work. Neither is telling […]

Bát Tràng Pottery Village, Hanoi, Vietnam, Jamie Chan, No Foreign Lands, Travel Blogger

A Pink Merlion in Bát Tràng

The Bát Tràng pottery village is estimated to be 500 years old; one of the most ancient and popular village in Vietnam. Located about 13km north of Hanoi, it is situated in an area rich in clay that is very suitable for making fine ceramics. The word Bát means “bowl”while Tràng means “workshop” or […]