Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Climbing Mount Song in Henan Province, China

Climbing Mount Song (link to video), home to the legendary Shaolin Temple, in Henan Province, China, to reach the summit where the Dharma Statue stands. Dharma also known as Bodhidharma was a Buddhist monk who lived during the 5th or 6th century. He is traditionally credited as the transmitter of Chan Buddhism to China. According to Chinese legend, he began the physical training of the monks of Shaolin Monastery that led to the creation of Shaolin kungfu.

Clip taken from my documentary debut film, Kung Fu Journey. Watch the full film here.

Wednesday, January 10, 2018

From The Balcony, Shanghai with Panasonic Lumix G9

From The Balcony, Shanghai is a quick timelapse test (watch the video here) with the Lumix G9 camera, Panasonic's highest-end stills-oriented camera, sitting beside the video-oriented GH5 and the new GH5S.

Friday, January 05, 2018

Hello from Shanghai

Thursday, December 21, 2017

Exploring the waterways of Venice on a gondola

Just a quick video of me testing the Panasonic GH5 camera in low light while exploring the waterways of Venice on a gondola. Venice is a city in northeastern Italy and the capital of the Veneto region. It is situated across a group of 118 small islands that are separated by canals and linked by bridges. Watch the video here.

Friday, December 15, 2017

Listen to the full Star Wars The Last Jedi soundtrack

You can now listen to the full Star Wars The Last Jedi official motion picture soundtrack composed and conducted by John Williams thanks to DisneyMusicVEVO YouTube channel. Here are the links to all the tracks.

  1. Main Title and Escape
  2. Ahch-To Island
  3. Revisiting Snoke
  4. The Supremacy
  5. Fun with Finn and Rose
  6. Old Friends
  7. The Rebellion is Reborn
  8. Lesson One
  9. Canto Bight
  10. Who Are You?
  11. The Fathiers
  12. The Cave
  13. The Sacred Jedi Texts
  14. A New Alliance
  15. "Chrome Dome"
  16. The Battle of Crait
  17. The Spark
  18. The Last Jedi
  19. Peace and Purpose
  20. Finale

Thursday, December 14, 2017

Inside Star Wars The Last Jedi IMAX Early Access Fan Screening Goodie Bag


Check what's inside the goodie bags given out during Star Wars The Last Jedi IMAX Early Access Fan Screening held in Singapore.


IMAX Star Wars The Last Jedi movie poster!


BB-8 popcorn bowl/holder.



Topps Star Wars trading cards.



Star Wars comic preview booklet.


And lastly, Star Wars The Last Jedi IMAX Early Access Fan Screening movie pass/lanyard.

Star Wars The Last Jedi IMAX Early Access Fan Screening in Singapore


Here are some photos taken at the Star Wars The Last Jedi IMAX Early Access Fan Screening held at IMAX Shaw Lido.


Fans receiving their Star Wars goodie bags and pop corn and Coke combo sets.


Spotted a few Kylo Rens of different shapes and sizes posing for photos with fans.


Kylo Rens fighting each other. The Dark side is strong in them.


Once inside, the big screen greets us...


While fans take their seats.


But before The Last Jedi begins, fans were treated to something special.


It's director writer Rian Johnson saying hi to us and telling us to enjoy the movie but before that, a special behind the scenes of the making of the soundtrack for The Last Jedi with the man himself , the legendary composer John Williams.


We are all so happy!

Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Montigo Nongsa is Batam's luxurious villa resort and... wild dolphins near Singapore!

Here's a video shot at  Montigo Resorts Nongsa which boasts luxurious beachfront villas with floor-to-ceiling windows overlooking a private beach. Every Spa Villa, Sea Front Villa, Hilltop Villa and Hillside Villa has its own private pool! Watch the video till the end for a little surprise... dolphins!!!

Located in Nongsa on the northeastern coast of Batam, Montigo Resort Nongsa is a 5-minute drive from Nongsa Point Ferry Terminal. It takes 30 to 40 minutes to get to Nonga via ferry from Singapore.

Saturday, November 25, 2017

Flying Over Bintan Island

What is it like to fly over Bintan Island? We take a ride in a Lockwood Super Drifter seaplane, taking off from South East Asia's first Crystal Lagoon, located in Treasure Bay Bintan. At 6.3 hectares, the Crystal Lagoon is the region's largest man-made seawater lagoon.

Thursday, November 09, 2017

Exploring the architectural marvels of London and Windsor

Shot this video recently when I was in London. With a rich history stretching back to Roman times, the city of London is an architectural gold mine with iconic landmarks such as the Tower Bridge, Big Ben and Westminster Abbey. Windsor, a town west of London, is known for its historic Windsor Castle, the oldest and largest occupied castle in the world. Filmed with Panasonic GH5 with Zhiyun Crane and DJI Osmo.

Monday, November 06, 2017

Testing Apple's new iPhone X camera and it's great!

Saturday, October 28, 2017

2017 FilmConvert Film Competition: Kung Fu Journey

My documentary directorial debut film Kung Fu Journey has been selected in this year's FilmConvert Color Up Film Competition under the Documentary category.

Kung Fu Journey tells the story of a Kung Fu Master in Beijing who travels back to the legendary Shaolin Temple and to Tagou Martial Arts School, one of the largest martial arts school in China, with his young Kung Fu students to further their training and deepen their knowledge of Chinese martial arts. It was directed, shot and edited by me.

The Documentary category will be judged by one of my favourite filmmakers Philip Bloom. Stoked to have him judge my doc! You can also vote for Kung Fu Journey in the People's Choice Award. All you need to vote is a Facebook account.

Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Thank you for a wonderful time Hokkaido!

You can view all photos taken in Hokkaido over at my Instagram.

Explore Beautiful Hokkaido

Explore beautiful Hokkaido, the second largest and the northernmost of Japan's four main islands. With many volcanoes, mountains, lakes and national parks, Hokkaido is a favourite tourist destination for many outdoor lovers and adventurers. In addition to being blessed with stunning natural scenery, Hokkaido is also famous for its local cuisine and the freshest of seafood.

Filmed with the Panasonic GH5, DJI Mavic Pro, DJI Osmo and iPhone 7. Shot and edited by me. Explore Beautiful Hokkaido was filmed in Sapporo, Furano, Biei, Niseko, Hakodate and Otaru.