Olympus E-P3 and Olympus Zuiko 12mm f/2 lens. I miss India. Is it time for another photography trip?
I always love the feeling of shooting with manual lenses. This series was shot with a Zeiss ZM 50mm f/2 lens on Olympus Micro FourThird E-P3. I do not want the background, hence aperture was set at the maximum, f/2, and ISO was set to 2000 for me to get a shutter speed of 1/100 […]
I spent about half an hour sitting at a sarabat tea stall near the junction of Bussorah street and Baghdad street. After a long walk, I had two glasses of iced milk tea. One of the owners sat at a table next to me, resting. We talked in Malay. He told me his legs were […]
His name is Diego Resurreccion and he is my stranger no. 26. I met Diego on board the Star Virgo cruise ship couple months ago. He is from Makati, the Philippines and works as a chef at the ship’s Taverna restaurant. This friendly guy told me that his work arrangement is 10 months on board […]
His name is Mohammed Hanif and he is my stranger no. 17. Hanif came from Karachi, Pakistan about 9 months ago to work at his uncle’s carpet shop in Arab Street. He is now in his mid 20s. Sound familiar? That’s because Hanif is the older brother of Arif, my stranger no. 16. I met […]
I am back with my 100 Strangers Project after a long break. And here is my stranger no. 16. His name is Mohammed Arif. He came to Singapore recently from Karachi, Pakistan, to work at his uncle’s carpet shop in Arab Street. He is only 22.