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Preparation for travelling to Iceland

Preparation for travelling to Iceland

on 19May2013 in photo, thoughts, travel | 4 comments

The countdown for travelling to Iceland has begun. I agree totally with what Lao Tzu, an ancient Chinese philosopher, says, “The journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step.” But I may not totally agree his other saying, “A good traveler has no fixed plans and is not intent on arriving.” You know Lao Tzu is no ordinary traveller. Thanks for one of my...

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The Age of “Me Time”

The Age of “Me Time”

on 12Jan2013 in photo, thoughts | 4 comments

The age of “Me Time” has arrived. What is “Me Time”? In the January-February 2013 issue of Harvard Business Review, a short article entitled ‘How People Really Use Mobile’ (read an online excerpt here) summarises a survey. Although every survey has its limitation, there is always something interesting in the findings. Seven...

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Who is the next camera trend setter?

Who is the next camera trend setter?

on 6Jan2012 in photo, thoughts | 0 comments

Who is the next camera trend setter? The year 2011 saw the success of mirrorless camera and this year it will continue to be even popular. Mirrorless camera has the advantage of being smaller in size and the photo quality is matching with DSLR. Sony NEX7 and Panasonic GX1 are definitely among the leaders. The other day I went to Blue Mountains and saw many tourists...

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Camera of the Year 2011 Honorary Mention: Lytro

Camera of the Year 2011 Honorary Mention: Lytro

on 15Dec2011 in photo, thoughts | 0 comments

Camera of the Year 2011 Honorary Mention?  What do you think? This is my choice: Lytro. The reason is simple.  It is a camera to capture the decisive moment and let you refocus after you take the picture. Lytro field camera does not “autofocus” because the camera captures the entire light field. The picture captured can then be used as a living image to...

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Camera of the Year 2011

Camera of the Year 2011

on 13Dec2011 in photo, thoughts | 0 comments

What is in your mind: Camera of the Year 2011? Not easy.  We all know how many cameras have been announced throughout the year. If you really want to know all the names, there is a summary of all those models on Digital Photography Review site. To be honest, I am in no position to give a fair comment because I have not played around seriously all of them.  However,...

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