How To Photograph In Low Light And Night?
08 Jun 2020
In this post, I am sharing simple techniques of photographing in low light and in the night without the use of flash.
There are a few challenges to overcome but with some basic technical know-how, and spending more time out there will help you to master the techniques. Once you…
The Mongolian Gobi
03 Jun 2020
The Mongolian Gobi desert is located in the southern part of Mongolia, while the rest of the desert extends all the way to the north of China. Gobi is the largest desert in Asia and one of the cold deserts in the world. The desert has hot summer and cold…
Testing Lens Clarity
03 Mar 2020
One of the ways for me to test the clarity of a lens and its depth of field is by shooting black and white images like these to look at how much details and texture can be captured using a wide aperture settings. I chose plants, with details that are…
Kota Kinabalu Sunset and Night Photography
02 Mar 2020
My interest in low light and night photography always sparks my curiosity to venture into the night to look for vantage point and location to capture nightscapes. I photograph nightscapes for personal projects as well as commission work.
Kota Kinabalu, also known as KK, was the latest addition to my…
Chinese New Year Mood Around Chinatown
06 Feb 2020
Chinese New Year is just round the corner to welcome the Year of the Golden Rat. I went out and about to document the mood leading up to the New Year.
Chinatown in Singapore is extremely colourful at this time of the year, especially at night. As usual, the place…
Deepavali Lights At Little India
23 Oct 2019
The Indian and Hindu communities in Singapore and worldwide will be celebrating Diwali or Deepavali this end of October. It is the Festival Of Lights. The colourful Deepavali arch decoration along the Serangoon road is light up every night around 7 pm until midnight to celebrate the festival.
How To Photograph People In Their Environment?
03 Sep 2019
Photographing people in their environment is something we do quite often. Especially these days when everyone has a phone camera with them. Some phone cameras are as good as a point and shoot camera.
We want to capture people and the atmosphere of a place to tell a story. The…
Punggol Beach In Singapore
14 Apr 2019
This is that part of Singapore that is away from the hustle and bustle of the city. Located in the northeast side of Singapore. The beach stretches along the Straits of Johor. It is an interesting site for landscape photography
Part of the beach is covered with huge black boulders…
How to photograph in bad weather?
17 Dec 2018
Bad weather is one of the challenges for travel photography. This is especially disappointing when you are travelling on vacation and you have only that one day to be at that particular place.
So, don’t let bad weather stop you from photographing. Be creative.
Here are some examples to create…
24 Jul 2018
As a travel photographer, my interest includes sussing out places that locals go to. Naran Tuul is one of those places for me to delve into and find out what Mongolians trade in their daily marketplace.
This flea market is located in Ulaanbaatar, selling almost everything and anything, from exotic…
National Naadam Festival 2018
13 Jul 2018
Opening ceremony of the National Naadam Festival in Ulaanbaatar on the morning of 11th July 2018. Naadam Festival is celebrated in summer throughout the country. This was one of the reasons for me to be in Mongolia this summer besides photographing deserts and mountains. I was scheduled to see the…
Street Photography In Ulaanbaatar
13 Jul 2018
Capturing the atmosphere around Sükhbaatar Square on the 11th July which is also a public holiday for the National Naadam Festival. The square is one of the most vibrant spots in the city of Ulaanbaatar where events are held right in front of the Great Monghul Leaders monuments
Tantric Buddhism In Bhutan
28 Jun 2017
I have witnessed Buddhism practices in many different forms, from Myanmar to Bhutan. Each country is predominantly Buddhist. There are some similarities in terms of spiritual dances, music instruments and the Buddha figures, yet some rituals and ceremony differs. Certain discoveries are startling yet interesting. These are images depicting Buddhism…