XF23mm f1.4 WR: The Last Piece of The New Generation Trinity Lens

First and foremost, I appreciate Mr. Keitaro So, Divisional Head of Fujifilm Asia Pacific, for his generosity in providing the loan for the XF23mm f1.4 R LM WR and Fuji X-S10. By the time this review is online, the units had returned back to Fujifilm Asia Pacific. On a side note XF23mm f1.4 WR (IContinue reading “XF23mm f1.4 WR: The Last Piece of The New Generation Trinity Lens”

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 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 in my own opinion. Special thanks to Den Poh for lendingContinue reading “TTArtisan 23mm f1.4 – The affordable wide-angle 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””

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?”

The First Photowalk Since CB Phase 2 (HA)

Circuit Breaker Phase 2 (Heightened Alert) started on 16 May 2021 and lasted for a month. As we are now moving into Phase 2 of re-opening, we started out with a small group of gangs for a small photowalk in the morning at the Kebun Baru Birdsinging club and the neighbourhood around it. I alsoContinue reading “The First Photowalk Since CB Phase 2 (HA)”

The Art of Balancing Bokeh

Bokeh is derived from a Japanese word “ぼけ” (Boke). In case someone don’t know, it is referring to the out-of-focus blur background/foreground created. It is often used to separate unwanted thing from the subject you wish to present in your photos. Japanese photographers also often use “Tama bokeh” means round/ball bubbly bokeh and “Mae bokeh”Continue reading “The Art of Balancing Bokeh”

A honest A7C hands-on experience review from a Fuji fanboy

First of all, I would like to thank Sony Singapore for providing the loan for Sony A7C, Sony FE 24-70mm F2.8 GM and Sony FE 85mm F1.8. The units were loaned and had returned back to them. All the shots shown here are taken by me and some shots were edited with minor adjustments withContinue reading “A honest A7C hands-on experience review from a Fuji fanboy”