Category Archives: something else

and I wonder why gmail is having so many problems lately in China

Check out the google ad at the top of my email inbox While I appreciate the message AND I recognize the right of printfection to engage in commerce, I really do rely on gmail and if this gets blocked in … Continue reading

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What was Osama bin Laden watching in Pakistan?

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I got a new lens!

Nikkor 10-24mm Planning to break this out in Cambodia at Angkor Wat.

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Objects of desire

Anyone have 40,000 RMB they can give me? Olympus EP-2 Cervelo R3

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Shocking: Assault and Killing at Wagas/Bistrow

Shanghai is probably one of the safest cities I’ve ever been in – especially when you think about a violent crime per capita. Sure, I’ve been pick pockets several times here, but like other large East Asian capitals (Hong Kong, … Continue reading

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All Hallow’s Eve: 2010

Costumes: Terrance and Phillip Party: Boxing Cat Brewery, Sinan Mansions More photos after the jump

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kick ass: hit girl

new comic book movie just came out in the us. i’m quite excited to see it here – but with all the pirate dvd stores quiet, the chances of this showing up anytime soon are slim. cool trailer though – … Continue reading

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life is 95 percent anticipation

that’s a quote from gloria swanson. is it wrong that i am seriously in anticipation for this awesomeness? stallone. statham. li. lundgren. couture. austin. rourke. willis. schwarzenegger. yeah, i’m pretty much in.

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meet toby (not really his name)

my friend sandra’s condo in singapore is also the residence of this cat whose name is not toby. but that’s what we called him. strange cat. least affectionate cat i’ve ever seen. not playful in the least. wandered in and … Continue reading

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fooling around with the 50

i bought this 50mm/1.8 lens a while ago (1 year?) but have barely used it. decided to shoot with it over the past three weeks. here are some results:

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