Author: derek

The Chessplayers’ Den

[View in HD here.] We were col­lect­ing footage for our Home video and came across this bunch of chess­play­ers at Toa Pay­oh Lorong 1. Ini­tial con­cerns that they would be as unfriend­ly as the Chi­na­town bunch were soon dis­pelled as they joked and laughed around our…

District One and its Intricacies by Alan Lee

A cou­ple of weeks ago, we appealed to our dear fans regard­ing per­son­al projects. Here is Alan Lee’s street pho­tog­ra­phy sub­mis­sion, he calls this album “Dis­trict One and its Intri­ca­cies”. Redis­cov­er­SG finds out what moti­vates this tal­ent­ed chap to want to shoot the streets.

Singapore Chingay Parade 2011

(watch it in HD here) The good peo­ple at YourSin­ga­pore sent the crew at Redis­cov­er­SG some good­will in the form of tick­ets to the annu­al street extrav­a­gan­za, Chin­gay Parade Sin­ga­pore 2011.

#2 (1 Feb 11) : CNY means.….

We were there the entire day, in fact. We hunt­ed down thir­­ty-six souls (albeit one vir­tu­al, via twit­ter) who were friend­ly enough to help our cause, in shar­ing with us what Chi­nese New Year meant to them. Six hours, no less. Amid the inter­mit­tent rain, the…