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Jan Shim
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The night before yesterday morning's Bukit Shahbandar, my family and I were having dinner at Nur Wanita when a former classmate who's back from Taiwan to visit his family asked if I would be hiking...
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Last week, I had one incredibly productive day like I sometimes do when schedules go haywire! But this time it was planned that way — a bit ambitious maybe — it wasn't impossible to pull off, it wa...
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No matter what digital SLRs you own or exist today, two nagging issues continue to plague owners — sensor dust and autofocus accuracy. Sensor dust is a subject that has been talked to death and is ...
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I am a huge fan of Nik Collection professional photographic tools and have only Google to thank for making them really affordable when they bought over the company. It began with the Viveza plug-in...
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In the year and a half that I've been hiking the hills, solo and in a group, there were three separate occasions involving 6 visitors that had lost their way in the Shahbandar forest. Since then, t...
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COCOTTE ~ a small casserole in which individual portions of food can be cooked and served. Having French at Little India might sound like a dodgy idea, but not if it's at Cocotte. If you've found W...
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Since my Please Send Me A Postcard post from over 4 years ago, I have received box full of postcards from family and friends who traveled the world and took time out of their precious holiday itine...
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On a typical Friday morning, my wife and I would stop by the Seria open market for our weekly grocery shopping before she starts her day at the office. Breakfast usually follows at one of two of ou...
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A visitor in the US came across my blog while browsing the web for a turtle photo she wanted for her bathroom wall. In her email, she saw this image and asked if I had others similar to that one sh...
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Normally, Saturday morning is one of the busiest days of the week when we juggle school runs, tamu (fresh market) shopping, breakfast, more shopping when the supermarket opens. But because it's the...
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Hiking Bukit Shahbandar on a hot sunny morning.
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BOUTIQUE HOTEL WANDERLUST IN LITTLE INDIA SINGAPORE
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The Lemon Juice Droplets in This Photo Are Not Photoshopped
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In Front of the Camera
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As a professional photographer I'm completely at ease behind the camera, as do most of my peers as far as I know. On occasions when the role

Shimworld Posts Featured on Zite Top Stories
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Klout Perks Gave Me A Complimentary Shipment of MOO MiniCards
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At the bottom of the orange cardboard says the following, "MOO was born in London, England, but your MiniCards were printed in the USA and h

Photographing My Daughter in Athletics
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Ever since my daughter Jewel started running in school events slightly over a year ago, I have always made sure to be there for her not just

LIVING WITH ASTHMA AND ALLERGIES
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SHIMWORLD.com Weekly Column in THE BRUNEI TIMES Read this story on BT online As a child I had asthma but I grew out of it. Several months ag

RAY OF LIGHT MOMENT AT WASAI KADIR IN LABI, BRUNEI
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This was not just another trip into the Belait forest but my maiden journey to Wasai Kadir, a hotspot for picnic, jungle trekking and most p

Canon EOS 5D Mark III Wireless Tethering to iPad with Eye-Fi Pro X2
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This is not a review but a testimony that the Eye-Fi Pro X2 8GB wireless card works! "Canon has released a firmware update for the EOS 5D Ma

Photography: Reducing the Risk of Tethered Shooting Using a HONL Speed S...
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I photograph food a lot and goes without saying, I tether my EOS 5D Mark II to a 17 inch Dell Studio laptop. There's really no other way whe

Prevent USB Port Damage With LockPort USB
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Commercial food photography is pretty much my bread and butter. I tether my EOS 5D Mark II to a Dell Studio laptop with a 17-inch HD display

HIS MAJESTY SULTAN OF BRUNEI 65TH BIRTHDAY COMMEMORATIVE FIRST DAY COVER...
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Anniversary of His Majesty Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Mu'izzaddin Waddaulah ibni Al-Marhum Sultan Haji Omar 'Ali Saifuddien Sa'adul Khairi

Through The Sungai Liang Forest
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There are two favourite nature spots I'm likely to run in, one a lot more likely than the other. The Natural landscape of Sungai Liang fores

Use Eucalyptus Oil to Remove Adhesive Residue From Camera LCD
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On the day I picked up my Canon EOS 5D Mark II body some years back, I had a Canon brand screen protector applied for the very same reason w

The Road To Victory Begins With A Clean Sensor
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The Con Is Still On: Hong Kong Scam Alert!
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Listen up, what you're about to read is my first-hand encounter with a scam artist from Hong Kong and hopefully you'll do the right thing by