Archive for August, 2011

Tokyo Metropolitan Government Building

Posted in Equipment, Post-Processing, Travel with tags , , , on August 27, 2011 by projectxo

What do you do when you get a spectacular scenery but your lens is not wide enough? Continue reading

Asakusa Photowalk

Posted in Travel with tags , , , on August 22, 2011 by projectxo

I got to spend a weekend in Tokyo last month during my business trip;  which gave me the rare opportunity to join Alfie’s Japanorama PhotowalkContinue reading

Krya Spa

Posted in Personal, Post-Processing, Travel with tags , , on August 9, 2011 by projectxo

Krya Spa - Grand Hyatt BaliI was fortunate to be given permission to photograph Krya Spa at Bali’s Grand Hyatt (thanks to Sanjay and Melani from Hyatt).  But the minute I was granted permission, I realize I didn’t have my top gears:

  • Tripod.  I had my old (and flimsy) travel tripod with me.  It shakes for good 5 seconds every time I let go of the camera.  Not having a cable release didn’t help either.
  • Lens.  I had my travel 28-120mm f/5.6.  Not sharp enough, not fast enough, not wide enough.

Well… too late to back off now that I got what I wished for. Continue reading