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by / on March 8, 2015 at 12:54 pm / in Film, Like

7 Ways to Hide a Lavalier Microphone

Wireless lavalier microphone is a convenient way to record dialogue without the need for a separate booom operator. However, it is also easy to pick up unwanted noise such as clothes or cable rustling. Here’s a video that provides great tips on mitigating the noise.

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by / on January 30, 2015 at 3:45 pm / in Like, Photography

Test Fujifilm XF Lenses Online

Fujifilm has launched a very useful website for customers to test how the XF lenses. This will also prove to be a very useful site for DSLR and mirrorless beginners to learn about different focal lengths and apertures. http://fujifilmxmount.com

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by / on January 3, 2015 at 1:50 am / in MyWork, Photography

Winter in Shanghai

Shot with Fujifilm XT1 and XF35mm lens in Provia. Excellent combination for travel although I sometimes wished it could be wider. I also tested fast action photography at the Merry-go-round and I think XT1 has passed the test. Looking forward to more shoots with the XT1.

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by / on December 9, 2014 at 2:33 pm / in Articles, Photography

Nissin i40 Flash with Fujifilm XT1 Graphite Silver

I have finally jumped into the mirrorless world recently after lugging heavy Nikon and Canon DSLRs around for a decade. My first DSLR was the venerable Nikon D70. Since then, we have seen many exciting digital cameras come and go. However, DSLRs are killing my back and I am no longer travelling with one. Instead, I have often shot travel […]

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by / on November 11, 2014 at 10:25 am / in Like, Photography

50 Beautiful Examples of Black and White Photography

My Family by Martin Bennett Anybody can pick up a camera and take a picture, but it takes a skillfull photographer to utilize composition, exposure, and aperture to take a magnificent photograph. If you don’t agree check out this great quote by Sam Haskins. “A photographer went to a socialite party in New York. As he entered the front door, […]

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by / on October 1, 2014 at 3:52 pm / in MyWork, Photography

One Night in Hanoi

I had one night stopover in Hanoi. Shot with iPhone 5.

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by / on October 1, 2014 at 3:45 pm / in MyWork, Photography

Soul of Seoul

Shot with iPhone 5. Wish I have a better camera with me though.

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by / on September 13, 2014 at 12:29 am / in Articles, Like, MyWork, Singapore

Canon XF205/XF200 Review

Features 26.8mm Wide, 20x Optical Zoom Lens with 3 Separate Lens Rings AF options (Instant AF, Face Detection) and Reduced MOD Enhanced Image Stabilization Performance Ergonomic, Rotating Grip Equipped with Wide DR Gamma (600%) Mode and Refined, 8-bladed Circular Aperture Infrared, High-sensitivity Shooting Function with Enhanced Exposure Performance Professional 0.45-inch Color Viewfinder and Precise 3.5-inch OLED Panel MXF and MP4 […]

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by / on September 3, 2014 at 2:16 pm / in Photography

35 Magnum Photographers Give Their Advice to Aspiring Photographers

Bill Reeves, a passionate photographer who is fortunate enough to have Magnum photographers Eli Reed and Paolo Pellegrin as his mentors, told me about a blog post that Magnum had a while back regarding advice to young photographers. It was put together by Alec Soth, who has done a series of fascinating projects such as his most popular, “Sleeping by […]

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by / on September 1, 2014 at 6:29 pm / in Film, Like

Cafe. Waiting. Love (等一个人咖啡) (2014)

After the huge success of You are the Apple of My Eye (2011), I have been eagerly looking forward to the release of Giddens Ko’s (Jiubadao) second film in his love trilogy. The production style remains largely similar even though the director is not Giddens Ko himself, this time round helmed by his collaborator Chiang Chin-lin. The film is very […]

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