Rare Green Broadbill | Pulau Ubin| Singapore

Rare Green Broadbill in Pulau Ubin Singapore The Green Broadbill, a plump and short-tailed bird with bright green plumage, is the smallest bird in the broadbill family in Southeast Asia, about 18 cm. I first encountered this beautiful bird in Mulu National Park in Sarawak in 2006. To a non-trained eye, it is not easy... Continue Reading →

The awakening of the Sunda Scops Owl at the Singapore Botanical Gardens|UNESCO World Heritage Site

The awakening of the Sunda Scops Owl at the Singapore Botanical Gardens|UNESCO World Heritage Site Observing the Sunda Scops Owl at the Singapore Botanic Gardens (UNESCO World Heritage Site) was a learning experience for me since it had a very ‘narrow shooting opportunity’ before the daylight fades. It is also a test of the capability of... Continue Reading →

Singapore China Town Lunar New Year Photography Walk by Singapore Institute of Management (SIM) and Information Technology Group (ITG) with John Arifin

Singapore China Town Lunar New Year Photography Walk by Singapore Institute of Management(SIM) and Information Technology Group (ITG) with John Arifin The Lunar  New Year celebration in Singapore at China Town is one of the most visited attractions for local and tourist alike. I led a photography walk organized by Singapore Institute of Management SIM... Continue Reading →

Brown-Chested Jungle Flycatcher, Singapore

Brown-Chested Jungle Flycatcher, Singapore. I think it is a jungle out there. First it was the Red Junglefowls, now the Brown-Chested Jungle Flycatcher. The Brown-Chested Jungle Flycatcher is a winter migrant to Singapore. I started noticing it about a week ago at my fence perching on its favourite tree ( or branch ) scooping insects... Continue Reading →

Red Junglefowls near Orchard Road, Singapore

Red Junglefowl near Orchard Road, Singapore Six  Red Junglefowls (Gallus gallus) were were sighted this afternoon  near Orchard Road. They were feeding near the grass patch near Orchard Central. See the Junglefowl perching on the "green" metal branch with Orchard Road as the backdrop. Junglefowls were also spotted near the ERP Gantry near Orchard Road some time ago.

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 →

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