Canon announced Two New Telephoto Lenses

Canon recently announced two new telephoto lenses to their lineup, the Canon EF 70-200mm f/2.8 L IS III USM and Canon EF 70-200mm f/4 L IS II USM lenses. These two focal length telephoto lenses are no stranger to many Canon photographers, they are really superb quality, fast telephoto lenses for both professional and leisure photographers. Before I share more information on the two new Canon telephoto lenses Canon, Canon EF 70-200mm f/2.8 L IS III USM, Canon EF 70-200mm f/4 L IS II USM, let me share some personal insights into the EF 70-200mm L lenses by Canon! I used …

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McDonald’s Singapore adds six new players to FIFA World Cup 2018 excitement

FIFA World Cup 2018 is coming soon, it’s going to start on 14th June 2018 and ends on 15th July 2018! In Singapore, we are getting ready for World Cup 2018 and McDonald’s Singapore is also getting into action, they are adding six new players to their food line up, adding to FIFA World Cup 2018 excitement! All the six new players would be great additions to the line up, accompanying us watching World Cup 2018 matches here in Singapore during the month of football action at World Cup 2018 in Russia! Who are the six new players added by …

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The Whisky Festival 2018 at Changi Airport

The Whisky Festival is back again to Singapore at our DFS Singapore Changi Airport. Whisky lovers, don’t miss it! While it had already started on 4thMay, this festival is held until 30thJune 2018 and whisky lovers are able to explore over 300 whiskeys from around the world! There are many exciting festivites and activities taking place at The Whisky Festival and one of them is the Whisky Appreciation Master Class! In the year 2017, I attended a Whisky Appreciation Master Class by Balvenie at Changi Airport Whisky House inside Changi Airport Terminal 2 transit area. I had a great time …

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First Visit to Tech in Asia Singapore 2018

Tech in Asia Singapore, a conference for the startups ecosystem, coming together to build and network together over two days. This conference was first conceived in 2012 and Tech in Asia Singapore 2018 was my maiden visit to this conference. Attending Tech in Asia Singapore 2018 was a great experience for me, listening to great panel sessions across different stages over two days, visiting different companies from various industries, listening to them sharing more about their products, services etc. I wrote and shared about my experiences, thoughts and views (from a technology writer/enthusiast perspective) on attending Tech in Asia Singapore …

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Amek Gambar: Peranakans and Photography

Nowadays, photography has become a widespread movement with the proliferation of digital photography and smartphone photography. From the selfies, wefies and photographs we took with our smartphones, not to mention photographs shot with digital compact cameras, mirrorless cameras and DSLRs, the total number of photographs that we are taking today is really phenomenal. In 2014, according to Mary Meeker’s annual Internet Trends report, people uploaded an average of 1.8billion digital images every single day. Now, think back, how did photography came about and in which year? How was the early days of photography like? Photographs provided us with a lot …

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Elephant POOPOOPAPER Park

Elephant POOPOOPAPER Park? My initial thoughts, “… What kind of place is this that we are visiting? It doesn’t sound too interesting ….” Yes, that’s my first reaction when I heard of this destination that was on our schedule planned by Tiffany, the person who liaised most of the travel planning and discussions with the respective travel, tourism and hospitality companies for our Chiang Mai trip. However, I confessed that when I first stepped into Elephant POOPOOPAPER Park in the afternoon after our half day trip to Doi Suthep National Park in the morning, I was in awe of this …

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Doi Suthep-Pui National Park (Half Day Tour) in Chiang Mai

On the third day of our Chiangmai adventure, we met our friendly tour guides from Chiang Mai Local Tours. Earlier on the second day of our Chiang Mai adventure, we went to Doi Inthanon National Park for their full day tour package. For this tour, it’s a half day tour to Doi Suthep-Pui National Park. Doi Suthep-Pui National Park is a short distance away from Chiang Mai, our first destination for the half day tour was Wat Phra That Doi Suthep. Wat Phra That Doi Suthep Wat Phra That Doi Suthep is the most important temple in Chiang Mai, upon …

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Doi Inthanon National Park (Full Day tour) Chiang Mai

Chiang Mai, a gorgeous cultural city in the Northern part of Thailand. My last visit to Chiangmai was a few decades back and I had some memories of the places that I visited in Chiang Mai. When I confirmed my travel trip to Chiang Mai with Team EpiphanyGoChiangMai, I was very excited and started researching on the destinations to visit during our 6D5N trip to Chiang Mai. Searching various websites from Thailand Tourism Authority, Thai National Parks, TripAdviser, travel blogs etc etc … I discovered that there were a number of National Parks in Northern Thailand, all these information got …

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The AirBolt – A revolutionary travel sized lock

Travelers, let me pose a question to you, whenever you travel away for a holiday, regardless of the type of luggages that you bring over, do you have a travel lock to ensure your belongings, clothes, toiletries, camera gears, technology gadgets … etc etc are secured? Do you find it troublesome with the combination number lock? Today, I would like to share a new travel accessory with you, the Air Bolt, a revolutionary travel sized lock. Moving ahead into the future, I am going to cover more areas on travel and tourism, that would fulfil my travel wanderlust! From my previous …

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Exploring Angkor at Asian Civilisations Museum

An ancient empire that leaves a mark in today’s modern civilisation, a legacy that is artistic and spectacular, through its architecture and sculpture. They are a UNESCO World Heritage site and it is one of the most important archaeological sites in South-East Asia. Ladies and gentlemen, this is Angkor City, located in the Siem Reap province, Cambodia. Angkor is listed down on my travel photography bucket list (for a number of years) and I have yet to travel to Siem Reap, Cambodia and visit them! I had watched a few documentaries on Angkor (this BBC article on Angkor Wat is pretty informative) …

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