Photographing at minus 10 Degrees Celsius in Seoul, South Korea

We travelled to Seoul, South Korea, during last Christmas. Coming from tropical Singapore at 30+ degrees celsius throughout the year, it was freezing cold in Seoul at minus 10 to 15 degrees (the coldest ever experienced in my lifetime). Still, it somehow never snowed while we were there, though (my son was disappointed at not Read more

My Top 5 Photos in 2018

From top to bottom: Singapore Skyline from Esplanade, Shanghai Skyline from Opposite The Bund (China), Sultan Omar Ali Saifuddin Mosque (Brunei), Singapore Skyline from Esplanade, Singapore Skyline with Merlion. So, here is my top 5 photos of 2018. The selection was a bit difficult, as I had to exclude a few photos that are worthy Read more

How to Keep Our Photography Websites Alive after We Die

Hi there, recently I got another guest post published at DPS (Digital Photography School) website. Please check out How to Find the Right Website Platform that Works For You if you haven’t yet. Today, I’ll talk about a related topic here. Recently I’m thinking a lot about how to keep this self-hosted photography website alive Read more

I Am on Ko-fi.com Now

Heya all, today I’m writing to announce that I’m now on Ko-fi.com , a platform for creators to receive small donations (USD3, roughly the price of a coffee) and messages from people who love their content. Thankfully, I got my first cup of “coffee” earlier this month! If you’re considering buying me a coffee, thank Read more

Shooting Surreal Looking Cityscapes with Long Exposure Using 10 Stop ND Filter at Pre-dusk

Hi there, hope you’re all doing well! Recently I got another guest post published at DPS (Digital Photography School). Please check out Tips for Shooting Out of Focus Cityscape Bokeh Images at Blue Hour if you haven’t yet. Today isn’t about out-of-focus cityscapes, though. It’s about 10 stop ND filter (revisiting again). You may remember Read more

Free eBook for Fotomoto Guide

Just letting you all know that I’ve created a short free eBook (PDF) titled “How to Sell Photography Prints Directly on Your Existing Website Using Fotomoto”. Fotomoto is a print on demand e-commerce widget that turns your existing photography website or blog into a print and digital download store (it works on a number of Read more

Another Try Shooting Cityscapes at Blue Hour with 10 Stop ND Filter

Today happens to be 14 February. Happy Valentine’s Day for all my lady readers (if there are any)! Well, this post isn’t going to be romantic at all cos it’s about 10 stop ND filter once again. ;) As you may have read in my recent post, I just dismissed the idea of using 10 Read more

Shooting Cityscapes at Blue Hour with 10 Stop ND Filter (and Why I Didn’t Buy the Filter)

So far I only own 3 and 6 stop neutral density (ND) filters and have primarily used 6 stop ND filter (B+W 6 Stop ND Filter ) to create silky smooth water effect typically seen in my waterfront cityscape photos with long exposure (as seen in my Top 50 Photo Gallery). Then, I’ve recently tested Read more

Why I Don’t Talk about Post-production

There is one thing I’ve never talked about anywhere on this website, which is about post-production (a.k.a. post-processing). We all know that digital post-production has become an important part of photography. Then, why don’t I talk about it at all? There are three reasons. Reason No. 1 – I Don’t Do Much Post-production It’s true Read more

How and Why I’ve Fallen in Love with Cityscape Photography at Blue Hour

I’m probably known as someone exclusively (or rather narrow-mindedly) shooting cityscape photography at twilight and dusk, but here’s my how and why, plus a few other random facts. How It All Started When I got my first DSLR (Nikon D60) back in 2009, my initial interest was sunny beachscape. Singapore (where I live) may not Read more

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