Category: Sights & Sounds

Lomography Singapore outing: JUMP!

View in HD here. The crew was invit­ed to cov­er the inau­gur­al Lomog­ra­phy Sin­ga­pore out­ing, a casu­al and spon­ta­neous event to cel­e­brate the open­ing of Lomography’s Gallery Store in Sin­ga­pore.

Performances for the Hungry: Getai

View in HD [here]. As a kid, read­ing Rus­sell Lee’s True Sin­ga­pore Ghost Sto­ries gave me the chills. Par­tic­u­lar­ly sto­ries about the Hun­gry Ghost Fes­ti­val. Who could put down a book with a pair of eerie almond-shaped eyes on the cov­er? I was clear­ly court­ing trou­ble,…

MAAD Pyjamas (12 August 2011)

Tak­ing place once a month on Fri­day evenings in Red Dot Design Muse­um, the Mar­ket of Artist And Design­ers (known as MAAD in short) is a con­gre­ga­tion of the Sin­ga­pore­an cre­ative, art and design scene. Not to be mis­tak­en for your run-of-the-mill flea mar­ket, MAAD show­cas­es…

MINT Museum of Toys (and a giveaway!)

View in HD [here]. The crew had the priv­i­lege of vis­it­ing the MINT Muse­um of Toys a cou­ple of weeks ago. We’ve been inter­est­ed in the place for a while, so when we heard that the muse­um had col­lab­o­rat­ed with local illus­tra­tor MessyM­sxi on an exhi­bi­tion,…

Markets by Rizal Muhammad

To me, street pho­tog­ra­phy is quite ther­a­peu­tic, no pres­sure, just wan­der­ing the streets and cul­ti­vat­ing the eye in spot­ting inter­est­ing things. The excite­ment of street pho­tog­ra­phy lies in wait­ing for that cru­cial moment when every­thing falls into place. You can nev­er plan it, it just hap­pens.”…

Feature: RSAF Open House’11

View in HD [here]. We were invit­ed to a pre­view of this year’s RSAF Open House, and with a car­rot (a ride on a Chi­nook) dan­gled before me, I was quite hap­py to say yes. (The boys, hav­ing been through NS, were a lit­tle less excit­ed,…