Looking back my Japan trip in monochrome

It was a blink of an eye that 2 years has passed since my last overseas holiday trip. It was in November 2019 and then covid-19 begans. Friends who know me and follow my Instagram are kinda irate about me sharing my belated Japan trip photos since early this year. (It is coming to anContinue reading “Looking back my Japan trip in monochrome”

Staycation with XF23mm f1.4 WR

It’s the time of the year where people spend their holidays overseas. Although there are countries open up with the Vaccinated Travel Lane (VTL), we decide to have a short staycation in one of the hotels in the heart of the Singapore shopping belt. All thanks to Mr. Keitaro So, Divisional Head of Fujifilm AsiaContinue reading “Staycation with XF23mm f1.4 WR”

TTArtisan 17mm f1.4: The Economical Ultra-wide Angle Lens

Due to my work and other personal commitment, this short lens review takes me quite a while to write and share. Here is the review: I win the TTArtisan 17mm f1.4 over an online photography competition early this year. Coincidentally, this lens completes the uncostly quaternity lenses of my Fujifilm camera setup. Together with theContinue reading “TTArtisan 17mm f1.4: The Economical Ultra-wide Angle Lens”

TTArtisan 23mm f1.4 – The affordable wide-angle lens

First of all, I would like to thank TTArtisan for inviting me to review this lens and it is my privilege to do so. Nevertheless, you can rest assured that this review will be based on the lens I received and it is purely on my own opinion. Special thanks to Den Poh for lendingContinue reading “TTArtisan 23mm f1.4 – The affordable wide-angle lens”

Tamron 18-300mm: The Best All-Rounder Lens?

Special thanks to Cles Distribution of Tamron Singapore for giving me the opportunity to loan the Tamron 18-300mm F3.5-6.3 Di III-A VC VXD (Model B061) for Fuji mount for a review. At the time of releasing this review, I have returned the loan unit to Cles Distribution. Disclaimer:1. All the shots taken here are shot byContinue reading “Tamron 18-300mm: The Best All-Rounder Lens?”

XF33mm F1.4: The “epic” lens for the next decade

Before all else, I would like to thank Mr. Keitaro So, Divisional Head of Fujifilm for providing the loan for X-E4 and XF33mm F1.4. The units were loaned from Fujifilm Asia Pacific and had returned back to them. Disclaimer:1. All the shots taken here are shot by me.2. Some of the shots are straight out of theContinue reading “XF33mm F1.4: The “epic” lens for the next decade”

GFX 50S II: A Taste of “More Than Full Frame”

Before I begin, I would like to thank Mr. Keitaro So, Divisional Head of Fujifilm for providing the loan for GFX 50S II, GF 45mm, GF 50mm, GF 80mm, and GF 32-64mm. The units were loaned from Fujifilm Asia Pacific and had returned back to them by the time of releasing this review. Disclaimer:1. All theContinue reading “GFX 50S II: A Taste of “More Than Full Frame””

Staycation With GFX 50S II

It was a last minute arrangement with Mr. Keitaro So, Divisional Head of Fujifilm for providing the loan unit of GFX 50S II and 4 GF lenses (GF 45mm f2.8, 50mm f3.5, 80mm f1.7 and GF32-64mm f4). We discussed over the night and the gears are on my hands the very next day. I amContinue reading “Staycation With GFX 50S II”

X-PRO 1 – Can I still use it in 2022?

Since we are just a few months away from the year 2022, please allow me to jump into 2022 instead of 2021. First thing first, yes, you can still use it to shoot. A camera is a camera, it is still capable of doing what it is designed to do. What I cannot answer isContinue reading “X-PRO 1 – Can I still use it in 2022?”

TTArtisan 50mm F1.2 – The fastest lens from TTArtisan

Recently, I have written a short review on the TTArtisan 7.5mm F2 lens and I have had this TTArtisan 50mm F1.2 with me for about 6 months now. So I think it should be nice to share my opinion with this lens as well. I am no stranger to a 50mm (75mm in 35mm equivalent)Continue reading “TTArtisan 50mm F1.2 – The fastest lens from TTArtisan”