“This is a dying art”, said Carine, the 7th generation Lao Sai Tao Yuan Teochew Opera troupe’s member who only started performing about 3 years ago. “In Singapore, there are only 4 troupes left. We are the oldest. We have been around for 152 years.”, Carine explained. Most of the senior artists in the troupe have been […]
Have you tried shooting a double exposure image using Fuji X-T1? Play with it for some fun photography. It can really create some cool images. This is how you can do it: Set the Drive Dial to Multiple Exposure (the icon with two overlapping rectangles). Shoot the first image If you like it, press OK to […]
His name is A.J Surazi. He was born in Indragiri, Sumatera, Indonesia, 76 years ago and migrated to Singapore at the age of 12. He is my stranger no. 28.
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 […]
His name is Md. Basheer and he is my stranger no. 27. Mr. Basheer is a retired photographer who shot interior design and food during his 40 year career shooting for magazines in Singapore. He is now driving a taxi but still teach photography sometimes. Mr. Basheer has six children and seven grandchildren. He was […]
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 […]