The Man Mo Temple is a picturesque tribute to the God of Literature (Man) and the God of War (Mo), both of whom were worshiped by ambitious students looking to succeed in the civil examinations of Imperial China. These involved rigorous systems aimed at finding the best administrative officials for the state. Continue reading →
I was looking for a mid-range portrait lens, the Sigma 135mm f1.8. Although the Sony E mount version of S135mm had just been released, I still preferred the Nikon version which could, via an adapter, fit into my Sony A7M3 as well as Nikon D850. Continue reading →
If you know me, you should know I am not a fans of wide angle lens. Most of the time I use telephoto lens, i.e. 85mm or above, to create a tight and themed picture.
After years of shooting, I begin to learn some of the best pictures; landscape, flower and astrophotography, are taken by wide angle lens. I was thinking “Maybe it is time to learn something new?” Continue reading →