Shopping online in China is a unique experience.
This is about a song by Mika Nakashima,《僕が死のうと思ったのは》.
This is a translation of the song by Summer aka Momoko,《不要怕》.
This is a translation of the song by Hua Chenyu,《好想爱这个世界啊》.
Why waste time taking photos of things that aren’t meaningful?
I discovered a quick way to key in Hànyǔ pīnyīn tones on a Mac.
We encounter fear on a daily basis. How do we face and overcome our fears?
If you have dark mode or night mode enabled on your desktop or mobile browser, you’ll be able to see the effect on this site.
This is a translation of the song by Hua Chenyu , 《你要相信这不是最后一天》written for those affected by the coronavirus.
I have a habit of standing while I work so I use a standing work desk.
I’m often told that I have a very positive outlook in life.
This is a translation of the song by GALA , 《追梦赤子心》.
People ask how I blog. As someone who enjoys studying workflows, this is a topic I’m glad to share.
We all know that time is limited, yet we are guilty of wasting it.
Bear replaced Ulysses as my writing app. I’m delighted to have found true love in Bear.
This is a translation of the song by Mayday , 《顽固》.
When I blog, I write down my stream of thoughts. The more I write, the more I think.
This is a translation of the song by Hua Chenyu, 《烟火里的尘埃》.
I took a crazy leap of faith and moved to Shenzhen, China.
Many of us are social averse by nature, especially in the Asian society.
Single-character abbreviations are used to describe the Chinese province things originate from.
A quick guide on car vehicle license plates in China.
Become a better person by applying these habits to your life.
Photography is a never ending journey of learning and growth.
We often procrastinate because of a lack of motivation.
I funded my first ever Kickstarter in just two hours.
Shooting with a 24 mm lens, my experience thus far.
We expose ourselves to jealousy and envy many times daily.
Everyone has their own ways of getting things done.
Review of my post about setting new habits in 2016
I have started writing an online journal on this blog.
Dreams remain dreams when people fail to be bold.
Have greater awareness and put in a little effort to reduce clutter.
When we die, we leave everything behind.
Books that I have really enjoyed and would recommend.
Best mail app after the demise of the Mailbox app.
I am a firm believer of using products as they are designed.
I received an Apple Watch for my birthday.
I have been doing web design since 1998.
At the jetty in the Woodlands Waterfront Park.
Fashion style photos in the Woodlands Waterfront Park.
We did a denim set in the Woodlands Waterfront Park.
A photoshoot in the Woodlands Waterfront Park.
A graduation shoot in the Marina Bay.
A graduation shoot in the Singapore Botanic Gardens last year.
Wabi-sabi is the acceptance of imperfection, impermanence and incompleteness.
A collaboration with Xavier in Fort Canning Park.
The Republic of Korea Air Force’s Black Eagles performed at the Singapore Airshow 2014.
Air display featuring the Black Knights and the Jupiter Aerobatic Team.
The beginning of a new year is a popular time for New Year resolutions. However, I prefer to pick up new habits instead.
The static display section of the Singapore Airshow 2014.
My reflection on learned helplessness.
The Singapore Airshow 2014 with my baby niece.
Merry Christmas! This is a throwback to my photoshoot with Jolyn last December.
I did a photoshoot for Artisan Coffee back in August in their PJ branch.
Earlier this year, I had the privilege of being flown to Shenzhen for a photo assignment.
I have been very conscious about reducing distractions in the past seven months or so.
A photo shoot with Krystal, CEO of Wander was published in the Business Times.
The benefits lost when you pursue a particular course of action instead of a mutually exclusive alternative.
Eliz and Kelvin in Fort Canning Park after their registration of marriage.
I have adopted a full-width theme design for my blog.
The interiors of Acme Bar & Coffee is perfect for taking photos or videos.
Acme Bar & Coffee is a cafe within walking distance from KLCC.
Tous Les Jours in Wolo is one of our favourite places to hang out in Bukit Bintang, Kuala Lumpur.
This is a compilation of some of the shots taken in Bukit Bintang, Kuala Lumpur.
A collection of snapshots from our trip to Bukit Bintang, Kuala Lumpur.
This series was shot earlier this year shortly after I got the Cosina Voigtländer Color-Skopar 21 mm f/4 P lens.
Be sure to have Peranakan dishes when you’re in Malacca.
A Famosa is the oldest surviving European architectural remains in South-East Asia.
Impermanence is the way of life. Nothing lasts forever.
The city of Malacca is home to many historic buildings and shophouses.
I was in Malacca last August for a family gathering.
I have started writing longhand daily. Thoughts flow with my ink.
Matt and his wife Felicia were in town for their pre-wedding shoot and the photographer was my buddy Daniel Ho.
What is the point of living? You probably have asked this question before.
What it takes to be good at what you do: have good taste.
Many of us can be guilty of taking our eyesight for granted. I am no exception.
Authenticity is priceless in today’s world of fake online personas.
Taking my Voigtlander Color-Skopar 21 mm f/4 P out for a spin.
We brought my niece out for her first badminton session.
Some polaroid photos of my aunts and uncles when they were young.
The second Chinese New Year since the passing of my grandmother.
WordPress.com has included Markdown support in its Jetpack plugin.
VSCO Cam is my favourite iPhone app for taking and editing photos.
Markdown has changed the way I type forever.
A little outing with my brother and his family at the newly-opened Gardens by the Bay.
The Room is the iPad Game of the Year in 2012.
Mailbox app is now my primary way of checking emails on my mobile.
Flash mobs are common in big cities. I ran into one in Orchard Road.
I have switched to a minimalistic theme for this blog.
Teaching others improves your photography because you actually learn in the process.
I took my first photo walk in 2013.
A review of what I have accomplished and experienced in the past year.
There some days when you just feel disconnected from photography.
A fashion runway is not a common sight along busy Orchard Road.
This is my fourth attempt at NaNoWriMo. I failed last year. I hope to win this year.
Instead of my usual photo walk in Orchard, I decided to shoot in Little India on a Sunday.
It is a Chinese tradition to hold a celebration when a baby is one month old.
My recent Orchard Road street photography sessions were done with just the Leica M8.