A brand new book is here!

Dear Photographic Friends, After years of writing, preparing and anticipating, my brand new e-book “Seeing Simplified – How to see and craft great imagery” is finally here! Although the craft of photography is my passion, I have always taken delight in writing. A few years...

Food Photography : Piece of Cake?

A shot of the cherry “props”. What are the challenges one faces when shooting food? Today I have eight cakes to photograph. In the world of commercial photography; the photographer not only needs to shoot, set-up lighting, style and also needs to crack...

The Second Half

Boom ! There it is, the start of the fourth year of my photography business ! When I was made redundant, my Area Manager was made redundant too! He said “what are you doing at the weekend ?” I said “talking at the photography show.”...

X100F. Still the King of Street.

X100F. King of street camera? Here are my favorite 50 odd pictures from my recent trip to Taiwan. Shot in Classic Chrome film simulation and process to B/W via Capture One. X100F is still one of the best street camera available from the X-series. Its fast, silent...

G.A.S. DETOX: 10 days with X100F.

10 days with X100F. Shot with wifey’s X70. As many of you may know that I am not a photographer that  travel with little gears. I like to have what I need when I need it. Even when I...

4K video shot with X-H1

In the world of photography, there are 2 situations to avoid. Wet weather.Low Light. During my commercial shoot, I encountered them both. Some photographers might throw in the towel and call it a day, but I decided to tackle them head on. On with Fujifilm’s...

Location Portraits with Eterna

Now that the dust have settled after the global  launch of X-H1. As mention in my previous post about Eterna; I wasn’t certain about this new film simulation. I did some outdoor nature scene and I felt that it did work beautifully on some shots....

X X Photograper

Today I made the decision to hand back my X and become an X X Photographer ! This was not an easy decision but the timing was about right for me and my business moving forward. So what camera system will I be moving...

Shooting Eterna with X-H1

Eterna is the new film simulation from Fujifilm. As mention in my previous post; I have never heard of Eterna film, less using a roll of if it in the film days. The characteristic is more muted in the color profile department. As mention its ideal for world of videography. So how did...

X-Photographers Retreat 2018

During last September X-E3 launch in Singapore, I was having a chat with Favian Loo who is the Divisional Marketing Manger. I also took the liberty to casually mention maybe we should have a X-photographer’s retreat. Fast forward to January 2018;...