e-book: Basic Photography Tips

It has been a while since my last post. I am enjoying every second of my “stay at home” moments due to the Covid-19 pandemic. “I need my long rest from the outside world,” as I tried to convince myself to accept the fact that the C19 would be around for the next few years. […]

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Ramadhan 1440 H/ 2019 M

25th Ramadhan 1440 We are in the last 10 days of Ramadan. Out of the 30 days of a blessing month of Ramadan, the last 10 days is the most blessed and anticipated nights. Believers take extra effort to increase their prayers and devotions toward the Almighty during these nights. A month of self-restraint against […]

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on how to photograph children

Sharing tips on how to capture my favourite subject … our little children in NST BOTS/ click! On the street or in the studio, these 5 essential tips would definitely help create the cultivating ambience for our little subject for us to capture their growing up moment. Sharing it here. It’s Friday. Enjoy your weekend. […]

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Reciprocal kindness in Kalash Valley

I hate the word ‘busy’. Oh … I have been busy, much busier than you (competing which each other on who is busier). For me, the word ‘busy’ is like an excuse … oh, I could not spend my precious time with you, as my dear you are not worth my time, I would rather […]

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Strike of luck

What does photography teach me? As I add more months and years to my photography experience, I learned about the role of “stroke of luck” in my artwork. Unplanned moments or shall I say accidentally moments that just hit the “jackpot” or a rewarding moment that made my day as a photographer. It was 100% […]

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Eid Fitr Mubarak 1439H/ 2018M

Now I understand the reason why writing will always make me feels good. I always wonder why does it feel good to pour your thought out for others to discover? It is an opportunity to be heard and it feels good to be heard. And the soul-nourishing month of Ramadhan has ended while the joyful […]

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new tool for my art

Bought XT2 Fujifilm camera before my trip to NZ last few months and I paired it with a 16-55mm f/2.8 Fuji lens. My shoulder is not that strong anymore and I don’t consider carrying 2 DSLRs while traveling is traveling ‘light’. I hope that I made the right choice as migrating into a new camera […]

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Grasp of Technique

Being an organized freak, I always wanted to organize my thought during each photo moment that I had. What is the best angle, compo, light, subject positioning, mood etc? I would go back and forth figuring out on how to do it right and fast. I want to simplify that process and reduce my mistake […]

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Yes … the street of India

Re-visiting my India’s photos for my latest NST assignment to celebrate Deepavali or Dewali. All these photos bring back memories of me surviving India and I think its time to repeat India again. I am yearning to experience another round of emotional burst … in India maybe in 2018. Sharing a few more photos of […]

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Eid Fitr Mubarak 1438H/ 2017M

Eid Fitr Mubarak to all my Muslim readers near and far, all over the world. Ramadhan 29th, 1438H/ 2017M: Last day of Ramadhan for this year and tomorrow would be the start of Shawal. Sad to see the holy month is about to end this afternoon. The spiritual night routine and the day time struggle […]

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