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Robin Nichols
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Using High Speed Flash Mode
One of the drawbacks to using an accessory flash gun is with the maximum shutter speed it can  synchronise to  ( trivia note: " Flash" , or " flashguns" , as I was brought up to call them, are now generically termed speedlights . Those produced by Nikon are...

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Mastering Your Speedlight Class at CCE
Left: Caroline by Les Harvey using an SB910 speedlight and honeycomb grid to limit the spread of light. At right: Emma, again by Les Harvey using a far softer, modified speedlight source to present this sensitive portrait. Water being sloshed into a glass -...

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New Photo Tour for early 2018: Sri Lanka
I have a new photo trip planned for March 2018 (3-20th) to Sri Lanka - to take in some of that island's amazing and ancient cultures, along with some fabulous wildlife, and superb Sri Lankan cuisine, while staying in some of the island's iconic hotels. Two ...

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Two New Online Classes posted on UDEMY
I have just finished writing and posting these two new online classes on UDEMY: Mastering Adobe Photoshop Elements and CC Projects M a stering Elements has 73 lectures, running over 8.5 hours, and basically takes you through all aspects of this comprehensiv...

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Pop Dot Cartoon Effects on Indian Temple Statues
I have photographed these Indian temple statues many, many times over the years I have been visiting Singapore - on film and with a range of different resolution digital cameras. Here's a slightly different 'look', created using a great little App called Po...

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Best place to learn how to cook Asian food: in the Food Sorceress's own kitchen...
I think that one of the best things to do in Singapore is of course to try the many flavours of Asia : Indian, Malay, Chinese, Thai, Korean, Japanese, Lao and Indonesian.  And if you like to cook, a really neat thing to do is to take a cooking class in Sing...

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Doggy Doos in Singapore
Dog Poo Campaign, Singapore suburbs I sometimes wish that this could happen in Australia

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Singapore a mobile mad wireless society?
Am I getting old, or has Singapore gone mobile mad?  More so than Sydney? It seems that everyone is clutching a smartphone in this country - I walk through the subway (MRT) interchanges behind people watching (Chinese?) soaps on their phones in the rush ho...

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Porridge Shortage in Singapore
Sign seen in the Abdul Gaffor Mosque in SIngapore's Little India district

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Laguage School
Seen outside Kembangan MRT station, Singapore Tough break if even your signwriter can't get the English spelling correct...
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