Tags: photography


It's Friday! My week in pictures

Need to learn how to make this soup

Was too ambitious in ordering a large bowl & struggled hard to finish it

I usually don't practice favoritism but I'd to choose which to finish.

We couldn't find the leather tissue cover so this is the substitute

Hot chocolate mint

My boss got this bike for me (to ride) I requested for a treadmill

Baked rice with generous squashy tommy toes

Loving nude heels

I want my sissy's bunny broach

Epic fail on trying to have side bangs -_-

ASOS dress, Staccato nude mid heels

Love cheques (IOU & UOWEME) B.T wrote one for me

Pre-run. Look how motivated we both were. Zzzzzz

Valentine's Day fruit labels for your loved ones. Refer to my previous post on how to get 'em

Lo Hei with colleagues. Eh what a mess!

Love these environmentally friendly plastic substitute plates.

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Days in pictures

Popcorn in our new wooden salad bowl from Muji (Thanks E and B!)

Hokkaido tofu love

Still my favorite kyshu ramen

How do you cook egg to turn out like this? Mmmm

Gonna get one for coffee and one for tea

Out to ICB in my favorite polka dotted shorts & rocking some heels

The evil eye

2 runs clocked in so far this week

Kinda glad we aren't back on Colorado for CNY! Freezing!!

Sudden urge to buy nude color nail polish. I think I shall.

My cheap chocolate addiction

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This definitely does not reflect the rather gloomy (and wet) weather that is happening right now, but the thing I love about Fall, is the colors. Red, orange, yellow and some greens.

Oh I wish the downpour would stop right now. I need to rush over for Thanksgiving! *cries

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Personal review on the Sony Nex-5

If you have been reading my blog for awhile, you would know that I recently switched from using the Canon G10 to the Sony Nex-5. As I have been getting numerous emails and questions on the camera, I decided to do a personal review once and for all as I got a little tired repeating myself.

I won't be delving into the technical details because firstly, there are many professional review sites out there that do a much better job and secondly, I'm not a tech guru and don't know all the tech specs of my camera. What I will share is my personal experience in using the Nex-5 since I got it about 1.5 months ago for the benefit of those who have been asking

This post will also allow me to easily direct others who wish to know more about the Nex-5, here. So, if you have any questions, please post it here for the benefit of others. If I didn't answer any queries, you can ask here as well.

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Kelly Moore


Well, that should have been a picture of the coolest and best looking camera bag that I've seen. But it's midnight and when it's that late, I am lazy. I've been posting one entry after another - heh, typing with a vengeance after the short hiatus from this week's hectic work week.

And so, camera bags.

Why are they so goddamn U-G-L-Y?

My previous G10 was housed in a cosmetic pouch. Yes. A freebie from Anna Sui cosmetics. My Nex-5 now sits snuggly (tad too snugged) in a very old Esprit cosmetic bag. I haven't been able to find a nice and I mean, decent looking camera pouch that isn't too chunky looking, masculine and is not a big bag on its own.

Not that I am looking for a camera handbag but these by Kelly Moore made me go Oh Wow. If I wasn't told, I would have mistaken this for a regular handbag. Just looking at all these beauty shots of the bags makes me want to order one right away. But. I don't want a camera bag but a camera pouch. I wish Kelly Moore offered one of those.

Well, if anyone is looking for a camera bag that doesn't look ugly, this might work well for you!

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First pictures from Lexi

The first shot. Ramen. By the way, Ajisen no longer serves my favorite butter corn Hokkaido ramen?!! WHY??!!!

A confession. I have had my new Sony Nex-5 (Lexi) for two weeks but I have yet to fiddle around with it. I don't even know how to fix on the flash! Blame it on training and an extremely hectic work week that has left me drained by the end of the day- back to back 6 meetings for two consecutive days, presenting twice and more.

Anyway, this is for my friend who is considering the Nex 5 as one of her camera options for purchase :P

Firstly, I haven't fully learnt how to use this camera so the photos might not truly reflect the true potential and capability of the Nex 5. But so far, I am quite pleased with the results but definitely looking forward to using the manual functions and more in time to come.

Secondly, all photos were taken at night in low light conditions where I will usually require the use of a flash. Surprisingly, none of the photos used flash (since I haven't learnt how to attach the flash to the camera, doh, -_-) but I must say, it looks good.

By the way, Canon just released some new digicams and Panasonic as well. Looks like there will be a whole new bunch on the market. I'm still happy with Lexi so far though and not bummed out that I didn't wait :)

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with Lynn at The Line

The official wedding photos!

My beautiful sister

The photos are out and the family spent some time looking through them. I love the black and white shots that Dominic did and the many happy moments captured. I shan't say much, just enjoy the photos. These were just some of my favorites! I only wanted to post about 10 but it was hard to choose :P

I might sound biased saying this because Dom's a friend of mine, but he is really professional and my family was very impressed with him. In fact my Dad was introducing him to our relatives and friends and saying that he's one of the best photographer that he has met. :) My sis and brother-in-law were very happy with the results.

All photos displayed here are photographed by Dominic Khoo www.dominickhoo.com

As photos were uploaded to Photobucket and reduced in size, resolution might be affected.

For all my readers, Dominic is kindly offering a special 10% discount off his usual rate! Just quote "ANDREA GOH". For this offer to be valid, booking needs to be made before 31 December 2010. Terms and conditions apply.

For more details, contact Dominic -

Self-taught, award winning photographer, Dominic Khoo, is touted as a "creative genius on a roll" by Sony Style and named by Agency Asia as one of the very best in the world. He achieved his Masters Photographer's Association (UK) accreditation under two categories of avant-garde portraits and journalism - becoming the first professional photographer to ever qualify for two categories simultaneously. He has won multiple awards including both the 1st and 2nd prize in the MPA Press/PR Photographer of the Year competition.

Dominic has been engaged to shoot for international brands including Hermes, Mont Blanc, Hewelett Packard, SKII, just to name a few, and has taken pictures of celebrities including the wedding of local actress Michelle Chia and May Wan and has worked with actors including Kevin Spacey, Cate Blanchett, The Black Eyed Peas, Rain and more. (In fact whenever we attempt to meet up and he has to cancel, I'll tease him and say, "Well, you have an appointment with The Black Eyed Peas and I can't rival that? :P"

He is fully sponsored by Nikon, has launched multiple exhibitions, one that was recently held in Singapore and the rest around the world, has been featured in numerous media publications and is also involved in charity. If you recalled, I posted about the PURE exhibition that he did a few years back. He is also personally appointed to H.R.H Prince Hakeem Jefri of Brunei Darussalam.

~information extracted from Dominic's website.

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