• Fuji-X

    Attending Photokina 2016

    The icing on the cake was the good company of Fujifilm’s X-photographers, and seeing my work displayed at such a big and important show in Europe. For starters, Photokina is the world’s largest photo and video trade fair held in biennially Europe (where you can’t actually purchase anything. Announcements, impressions and try-outs only). It incidentally has one of the longest…

  • Fuji-X

    Fujifilm X-T2 launch: A Street Photographer’s review

     Fujifilm X-T2 launch: A Street Photographer’s review I was one of the 100 photographers around the world to externally receive a pre-production sample of the Fujifilm X-T2 for a dry run before its launch. Straight out of shipment from Japan, a pre-production sample of the Fujifilm XT2. It arrives in May, black tape intact until its announcement July. In a…

  • Documentary Photography

    Happy Birthday Singapore!

    It’s Singapore’s Golden Jubilee celebrations. A final lead-up to the celebrations of our city-state’s 50th Birthday – weekly fireworks and rehearsals, one could participate even if you have no tickets. Which other country will celebrate in such a grand way? Major landmarks join in the spectacle, including the historic Fullerton Hotel, the former General Post office. A stunning and touching,…

  • Documentary Photography

    Our way of mourning Lee Kuan Yew

    Over the week of Lee Kuan Yew’s death, I was out photographing the reaction of Singaporeans – what was to me an unexpected flurry of emotions too. Many of us had grown up and benefitted from his policies, I knew his viewpoints well, my father was a great admirer who believed strongly we are indebted for many of the good things…