Shooting in the mornings and evenings is always fun

Since I do available light photography exclusively, I simply love to shoot in the early mornings and evenings when the light is warm and diffuse – it can be enjoyable and rewarding. Sometimes even simple subjects can be stunning. Before the introduction of high ISO performance cameras – specifically the Nikon D3 – noise could […]


I am back from Bali!

What a trip! Bali never fails to surprise. We had a fun 4 days/3 nights trip with so many shooting opportunities. The weather was very kind too even though it was supposed to be the rainy season – it only rained on the first night during the post-processing session and as such none of our […]


A trip to Sekinchan


Last Saturday, a group of fellow photographers (Jason, Liew, Fazli) and I took a trip to Sekinchan famous for its padi fields and nearby fishing villages. We were supposed to take the sunrise at the fields but Jason unfortunately turned out one hour late. As punishment he had to pay for breakfast.



Sunrise at Kusamba fishing village

 We woke up very early daily to catch the sunrise in Bali. To me, the sunrise at Kusamba was the most interesting and rewarding, photography-wise.

We arrived early and soon had our gears ready – camera set appropriately and attached to the tripod. Here is the series of shots that I managed to capture that […]


Cleansed in prayers


This years cleansing ritual at sunrise during Thaipusam really fascinated me. Besides the throngs of people and followers, there were many photographers too especially around those performing their rituals. 

This one is special to me. When I noticed him I could see the image I would like to capture. I maneuvered and jostled for […]


All about Bali – a photographer’s perspective

 I have decided to post something on Bali because of my plan to organise a 5D/4N photo-safari there in July 19th-23rd this year.

Bali to me is a photographer's paradise. What else can one ask for when you have generally clear skies (esp June/July season), beautiful sceneries, gorgeous Balinese archictecture and friendly people who usually […]