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Mooncakes and Lanterns

Mooncakes and Lanterns

Posted by on Sep 16, 2020 in Celebrations, Featured

It’s near the fifteenth day of the eighth month of the lunar calendar again. Now that the MCO has been extended until the end of the year, there are still limited activities allowed. Because of this, there’s no atmosphere of the upcoming festivities in the shops and malls, unlike in previous years. Still, I managed to collect a set of boxes from my favorite mooncake provider, Foh San. The boxes show the new shoplot in Ipoh, albeit in the 1900s era. The mooncakes this year are also traditional in nature. Not many shops and providers came out with new flavours. They stuck to the old ones. But that’s okay – those are my favorites. Hopefully there’s enough here to last me until the day of the Mooncake Festival… Now it’s time to cut those mooncakes… bon...

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The Beginning of a Decade

The Beginning of a Decade

Posted by on Jan 1, 2020 in Celebrations

Happy New Year 2020… the year we’ve been waiting for. As a child, I used to hear about Vision 2020 all the time. But now it’s been delayed… The 2010s have brought a lot of changes – both good and bad. There were a lot of news, a lot of excitement, and definitely a lot of anger. With the new decade, here’s to hoping that it’ll be a nice peaceful one, for...

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New Year, New Hopes…

New Year, New Hopes…

Posted by on Jan 1, 2019 in Celebrations

And yet another year is gone… A new year always marks new beginnings. 2018 has been good. And I’m anticipating a LOT of changes in 2019… here’s to hoping that it’ll be a great year This year’s fireworks was a little different. The timing was a little off, so there was no countdown – the fireworks just started out of the blue – I almost did not start shooting on time. Oh, well, here’s another batch of fireworks pictures...

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