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Tag Archives: Panasonic 20mm 1.7

A Night at the Wet Market

I needed a break from the usual everyday routine… a night at the wet market seemed perfect! I admire the energy that is brought about by the fish vendors engaging with their customers and to the passersby. Their infectious smiles canView full post »

Featured Photo: Half Empty, Half Full

Featured Photo: Half Empty, Half Full Photographer’s note: F/1.7, 1/125, ISO 3200, Panasonic GH3, Panasonic 20mm 1.7View full post »

Featured Photo: Billiards

Featured Photo: Billiards Photographer’s note: Panasonic GH3, Panasonic 20mm 1.7View full post »

Featured Place: Tacloban DZR Airport

Featured Place: Tacloban DZR Airport Photographer’s note: F/5.6, 1/160, ISO 200, Panasonic GH3, Panasonic 20mm 1.7View full post »

Featured Place: Krispy Kreme

Featured Place: Krispy Kreme Photographer’s note: Panasonic GH3, Panasonic 20mm 1.7View full post »

Featured Photo: How many scoops?

Featured Photo: How many scoops? Photographer’s note: Panasonic GH3, Panasonic 20mm 1.7View full post »

Featured Photo: Flying in a Blue Dream

Featured Photo: Flying in a Blue Dream Just reminiscing one of my favorite pieces of Joe Satriani… I remembered his song right away upon shooting this one. Been busy, super, but I have lots of posts coming up… stay tuned. HaveView full post »

More 16:9 Ratio Photos

I’d like to share more 16:9 ratio photos, mostly random shots… As I previously blogged, it can be refreshing twist to shoot on a different aspect ratio. I’m really digging the 16:9 ratio. It provides a good mix with theView full post »

Featured Photo: A Night of Good Music

Featured Photo: A Night of Good Music Photographer’s note: Panasonic GH3, Panasonic 20mm 1.7View full post »

Featured Photo: The Red Crab

Featured Photo: The Red Crab Oh one of my favorite food stops in Manila… enough said, just try it. And photographically speaking again, I could not imagine bringing my big fat Nikon DSLR for travel… it doesn’t really makeView full post »

Yong Tau Foo in Ampang, Malaysia

Yong Tau Foo in Ampang, Malaysia. Authentic Malaysian food? Yeah you got it… It is a tofu (beancurd) stuffed with meat, vegetables and spices. They stuff it together with okra, eggplant, bitter gourd and even on big chili pepper.View full post »

A new look for www.xdayv.com

Hi. I woke up this morning and first thing I did was visit my “new” site – it was in some way fresh to view it, almost like a dawn of a new beginning hahaha, nah… just exaggerating. (FYI: I thought it was longView full post »

Featured Photo: Kumon Medal

Featured Photo: Kumon Medal Kumon Medal Photographer’s note: F/2.8, 1/320, ISO 800, Panasonic GX1, Panasonic 20mm 1.7 Feel free to interact with my blog articles, either by adding a comment below this article, or drop me an email. ThanksView full post »

Featured Photo: Puppy Love

Featured Photo: Puppy Love Puppy Love Photographer’s note: F/1.7, 1/15, ISO 1600, Panasonic GX1, Panasonic 20mm 1.7 Feel free to interact with my blog articles, either by adding a comment below this article, or drop me an email. Thanks forView full post »

The more, the merrier?

The more, the merrier? I had only one originally. Then I had two. Then it was four this year. Then it was six about a month ago. Blessings?   Puppy Love Photographer’s note: F/1.7, 1/80, ISO 1600, Panasonic GX1, Panasonic 20mmView full post »

Panasonic GX1

Well I’m here sharing my thoughts on the Panasonic GX1. Why just now? Yes it took me a while to get this. This was a natural path upgrade from the coveted Panasonic GF1, my first Micro 4/3s camera. My upgrade was halted a bit becauseView full post »

Misadventure: Manila Floods

My misadventures continue… This time it was the Manila floods last August 2012. Am I blessed? Hahahaha. Yes, I think so. I was in Manila when the relentless rains were storming the metropolis. I was stranded, two times! First I wasView full post »

Balyuan Rites

Balyuan Rites is a tradition done yearly a week before the Tacloban fiesta celebration. The ritual is the exchange of the sacred images of Senior Santo Niño between the town of Basey and Tacloban City. Historically, Basey used to be theView full post »

Belgian Chocolates

What is it in Belgian chocolates huh? Reminds me of photographers (like me) when new toys arrive, it’s like a kid in a chocolate store, yeah! At least that’s a fair comparison isn’t it?   Belgian ChocolateView full post »

Geometric Lines and Patterns

It’s interesting at times to spot for architectural patterns – the fusion of redundancy, repetitions and shapes of objects can create unique and fresh photos…   Dubai International Airport Photographer’s note: F/5.6,View full post »

Made in China

It’s quite interesting to know that almost all of our stuffs are “Made in China”… a lot of them right? From a struggling developing country of the third world a few decades ago, it has now become a world economicView full post »

Can the Micro Four Thirds shoot action?

That’s got to be one of the more interesting feature that the Micro Four Thirds camera has to address. I’ll chime in my thoughts… Apparently this is where the Micro 4/3s still lags behind up to these times, but this isView full post »

Palace of Versailles

The Palace of Versailles is a royal château in Versailles in the Île-de-France region of France. In French it is the Château de Versailles. When the château was built, Versailles was a country village; today, however, it is a suburb ofView full post »

Lens or Body?

An unending dilemma on which way to upgrade – lens or body? I’ll give in my .02 cents. For me, it must be a balance between the two. A good body + a good lens and you are set to go. I would almost most likely choose to go forView full post »