Nikon Photo Adventure

Cross Border Photo Adventure to Terengganu, Malaysia . The first of a series of Photo Adventure for Nikon Club Malaysia/Singapore. This trip is to the coastal state of Terengganu on the East Coast of Malaysia. This stretch along the coastal line are dotted with many small fishing villages with rich heritage background and a traditional […]

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The Year of the Fire Monkey

The Chinese Lunar Year starts on the  8 of Feb  for 2016. The beginning of the Fire Monkey year. On the eve of the Chinese New Year after their reunion dinner with family members, many Chinese will go to the temple to give thanks and pray for a better year.

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Bintang Walk

At the heart of Kuala Lumpur Bukit Bintang is the main shopping and Hotels area including the nearby Jalan Sultan Ismail, Jalan Raja Chulan, and the older residential part of Jalan Imbi. In Jalan Imbi you can probably find some really nice and cheap local food with it’s many shophouses and kopitiam (local cafe) and […]

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Rest.Pause.Rainforest Retreat

Embrace the rainforest at your doorsteps You’ll be surprised how close the rainforest is from Kuala Lumpur. Just 45 mins drive and you’ll be at the doorsteps  of Malaysia’s oldest rainforest. Forget about your alarm clock,  here you’ll be waking up to calls of the many varieties of birds and monkeys. Occasional you’ll even hear the […]

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Nine Emperor God festival

九皇爺 or Kow Wong Yeh (in cantonese) The Nine Emperor God festival is a nine-day Taoist celebration starting from the 1st day of the 9th lunar month. At the Nine Emperor God temple in Ampang, Selangor it is always a huge celebration where thousands of devotees goes to pray for blessings and to give thanks giving. […]

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Go out and shoot some photos

Street Photography Toothache; Chinatown, Kuala Lumpur. To the lesser mortals Street photography can be a daunting experience; shooting stranger (with a camera) right in their face is not an easy thing to do. At least I find it a challenge and in some places you’ll mostly likely get a verbal tirade or worst in hostile […]

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Flying over Kuala Lumpur   An aerial view of Kuala Lumpur and the surrounding area to Petaling Jaya. This was shot one morning flying in a helicopter over Kuala Lumpur. Taking off at the Subang Airport it takes about 30 mins to reach the city centre. As the assignment was to capture the city area […]

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Wesak Day Celebration

Wesak Day or Buddha Day A day observed traditionally by Buddhists to commemorates the birth, enlightenment (nirvāna), and death (Parinirvāna) of Gautama Buddha.

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Chinese New Year

The year of the Goat The Chinese New Year or Lunar New year is the most important of festival for the Chinese people all over the world. Most Chinese will make an effort to be back home with their family, to have the traditional Reunion dinner with the entire family. Chinese homes are cleaned and […]

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Thaipusam 2015

The Thaipusam festival at Batu Caves On 3 Feb 2015, The Malaysian Tamil community celebrated the Hindus festival of Thaipusam. This festival commemorates the occasion when Parvati gave Murugan a Vel ” spear’ so he could vanquish the evil demon Soorapadman. Every year Batu Caves will be filled with thousands of devotees, curious tourists and a […]

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Sarawak Cultural Village

Revisits to Sarawak Cultural Village Having been to a few places in Sarawak for shooting of Tourism Malaysia advertisments over the years, Sarawak Cultural Village in Kuching is the only place that I went back 3 times. The village offers a quick and accessible option to see a few of the Sarawak tribes and their […]

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Indian Dancer

Michelle ‘Jueny’ Chang,  Sultan Street, KL chinatown This event took place earlier this year in Kuala Lumpur Chinatown. The performance and dances took place in the street, while the road was not closed, some of the performances were able to spill over into the street. A mix of Malay, Chinese and Indian dancers and musicians performing right […]

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