An object of beauty and or desire? The Leica X2. This is one of my favourite image when I did a series of images of Leica cameras. The setup for the shoot was extremely very simple and my favourite part comes when I tell people that I shot […]
Thaipusam happens on the full moon in the Tamil month of Thai. On this day, thousands of Hindu Devotees honors Murugan, the son of Shiva and Parvati. It is believed that on this day, Parvati presented a spear to Murugan to vanquish an evil demon and combat its […]
It took me a while since March 2013 to shoot and finish the MooveMedia disposable camera. Just like the previous 2 cameras I used, I had no control over any of the settings. I didn’t even know what ASA I was at… But I loved those cameras as […]
2013 was in no particular order… Choir madness with some 6 public performances this year! From singing to fine dining and to down under… A bit of bonding with the family… How could I forget meeting up with the ASEAN people? Selfies!!! 七転び八起き. Nana korobi ya oki is a Japanese […]
I was walking around Yaowarat; Bangkok’s Chinatown sometime last year when I chanced upon a street opera which was really interesting because both the audience and performers were Chinese. The stage was built in the middle of a construction ground and was quite literally in the middle of […]
I shoot gigs like once a year during Baybeats. But for this guy? Any day. call me maybe?
Consumerism. You never actually stop at one do you?
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 […]
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 […]
I had the chance to work with Tisha recently as much as I rarely shoot fashion/ work with models. I know that in the fashion industry, most of the images are ‘photoshop-ed’ to smoothen the skin; enlarge the eyes and all things re-touchy. The industry is poisoning our […]