Monthly Archives: September 2008

 

Zippo Advert V1.0

Ahh.. last Friday (12th Sept), I received an email from CK to let me know that the Zippo guys and gals liked the picture but required a change of lighter as that lighter design isn't part of their original designs. Its more like a custom Zippo The Embershoppe design..  Anyways, they liked it! tho I […]
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Spotted official Zippo advert @ Subang Jaya

Hhhmm.. Jacky came across an official Zippo advertising in Subang Jaya.. this is taken with her K800i at a distance but sufficient to see the overall advert itself… The second picture is the one we took for the Embershoppe zippo advert.. the post can be found here. I'll leave you to be the judge on which […]
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Nikon Shipment Ahoy!

Ah.. anyone in Malaysia right now who's trying to get hold of any Nikon dSLR or lenses are in for a bit of a pain.. and this pain is not new, its been around for a few weeks now.  If one would have taken a tour at Nikon Malaysia's lovely warehouse.. it'll be really big, […]
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Is printing business cards that difficult?

The lastest batch of Ardent Expressions business card was just disappointing to say the least. Unfortunately this wasn't spotted until much later which means that until we get another batch of business cards, we have to stick with this one till then. Below are the pictures taken with the AF-S VR Micro-Nikkor 105mm f/2.8 G […]
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Wedding event!

Just attended my cousin's wedding dinner last Sunday at The Ming's Room, Bangsar Shopping Centre (BSC). Food was not bad and presentable as well. Lighting was yellowish (which was common for most restaurants that I frequent to) and the overall atmosphere was noisy yet under controlled esp for a small crowd (THANK GOD!) What was […]
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The power to Delight using D-Lighting

Maybe its a coincidence that Canon's slogan 'Delighting you always' the word D-Lighting or Dynamic Lighting is used by Nikon. Canon's version of D-Lighting is called.. Highlight Tone Priority.. which only has one setting 'Enable' unlike Nikon which has 3 different modes of different strength to cater for everyone's fancy.  Anyway this post isn't about […]
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What is a Cross Type Auto Focus Sensor?

The newer generation cameras all come with x number of AF points, and Y number of these points are cross type sensors. hhhmm..Cross type? Remenicent of the Counter Strike era.. yeah just walk in front of my cross type and I'll … ok fine.. not relevant.. good old days..  Anyway I found an article that […]
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A light in the right direction

Last Saturday, I've finally submitted in A4 size print to CK The Embershoppe @ the curve. Jacky and I are extremely happy to be given a chance to take this Zippo picture and to have it shown like the picture taken below with my k800i (yeah, didn't thought I'll need the camera that night.. missed out a […]
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Our Equipment @ Ardent

It brings me back to the time in which I myself was like any newbie checking out which is the best dSLR is out there. Oh come on, I'm not that old! my memories aren't in black and white ya.. Truth be told there are two front runners, Canon and Nikon. I've focused my review […]
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Photography – Category Posers

Photography was long ago during the film days assessable to a privilege few but now, its almost a cult following! with camps from different brand manufacturers minus the naked bond fire dancing ritual, which wouldn't be all that bad.. but sadly its not.. Now the photography world is split into different categories, Professionals, Semi-Pros, Serious-Amateurs […]
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