Plant and landscape photography at Singapore Gardens by the Bay
Activities / Rainforest trekking / Singapore

Plant and landscape photography at Singapore Gardens by the Bay

Plant and landscape photography at Singapore Gardens by the Bay The two domes are two great places to take plant and landscape photography at Singapore Gardens by the Bay. Equipped with just 1 camera and 2 lenses ( 50 mm f/1.8 II and 17-70 mm), I spent the morning photographing in the Flower dome and Cloud … Continue reading

Photo Travel Asia|Dipterocarp at Bukit Timah Nature Reserve Singapore, Closure for restoration from 15 September 2014
Activities / Rainforest trekking / Singapore

Photo Travel Asia|Dipterocarp at Bukit Timah Nature Reserve Singapore, Closure for restoration from 15 September 2014

Dipterocarp at Bukit Timah Nature Reserve Singapore, Closure for restoration from 15 September 2014. I was at the Bukit Timah Nature Reserve Singapore last week to photograph the seedling of the giant dipterocarp tree.  The light under the rainforest canopy was very dim. What made matter worst was the high contrast lighting on the canopy … Continue reading

Blue Coral Snake or Malayan Coral snake (Calliophis bivirgatusta) Singapore near Terentang Trail (near HSBC TreeTop Walk, Singapore Island Club, MacRitchie Reservoir)
Activities / Closeups and macro photography workshop / Rainforest trekking / Singapore

Blue Coral Snake or Malayan Coral snake (Calliophis bivirgatusta) Singapore near Terentang Trail (near HSBC TreeTop Walk, Singapore Island Club, MacRitchie Reservoir)

Blue Coral Snake or Malayan Coral snake (Calliophis bivirgatusta) Singapore near Terentang Trail (near HSBC TreeTop Walk, Singapore Island Club, MacRitchie Reservoir) It had been a very dry month. Anna, Tang and I met Alan Ow Yong along Terentang trail (near the junction to the HSBC TreeTop Walk). Tang who is a “spiderman” has the tendency … Continue reading

Tiny micro frogs in pitcher plants, Kubah National Park, Sarawak, Borneo
Activities / Borneo / Macro Photography Singapore / Rainforest trekking

Tiny micro frogs in pitcher plants, Kubah National Park, Sarawak, Borneo

Tiny micro frogs in pitcher plants, Kubah National Park, Sarawak, Borneo We have been to Kubah National Park in Sarawak for many times to photograph the many variety of frogs but never paid attention to the tiny micro frogs near the pitcher plants until recently. Vincent from Kuching and I visited the park one late … Continue reading

Santubong Nature Festival Borneo – Macro Photography Workshop
Activities / Borneo / Macro Photography Singapore / Photography class & Workshop Singapore / Rainforest trekking / Santubong Nature Festival

Santubong Nature Festival Borneo – Macro Photography Workshop

Santubong Nature Festival Borneo – Macro Photography Workshop The Santubong Nature Festival was held on 9 and 10 November  organised by Malaysian Nature Society Kuching Branch and Permai Rainforest Resort in Santubong, Sarawak, just 45 minutes from Kuching. The two day event was organised to promote the awareness and appreciation for nature. Here are the speakers for … Continue reading

Dulit Frogmouth, Batrachostomus harterti, First image of very rare bird of Borneo
Birding & bird watching / Borneo / Rainforest trekking

Dulit Frogmouth, Batrachostomus harterti, First image of very rare bird of Borneo

First image of the very rare Dulit Frogmouth,  Batrachostomus harterti, Sarawak Borneo Sarawak Bird Photography Expedition, April 2008 The Dulit Frogmouth, Batrachostomus harterti is an extremely rare bird sought after by many bird-watchers and currently, not much is known about its behavior. A submontain species belonging to the family ‘Podargidae’, Dulit Frogmouths are curious-looking, intriguing … Continue reading