Pictures, Random Musings

Last bike ride of 2020 (perhaps…)

This is likely going to be my last Nike ride for 2020. Today’s bike ride took me to the recently opened Keppel Marina East Desalination Plant (KMEDP) which has a lovely rooftop garden that one can walk around and hang out. The rooftop gardens are surrounded by a series of cascades with laminar flow creating …

Pictures

Serendipitous Storm-front

I got lucky this evening as a storm front passed by. This was approximately a 5 minute exposure using my iPhone XS on the moment app. Sometimes it’s a matter of being at the right time, and the right place with the right set of conditions!

Random Musings

Christmas Dinner and calling time on 2020

2020 has been a difficult year, with COVID-19 impacting almost everyone around the world. At the end of the year, I am grateful to be able to share a lovely Christmas dinner with the people who are important. Here’s wishing the 2021 is better for all of us. Have a safe holiday!

Expat Living, Life in Singapore

Licensed to Drive!

I finally converted my Australian Drivers License to a Singaporean Drivers License. The process is fairly easy when you have a valid license from specific countries (Australia is one of those countries). This is a two-process. The first step is to pass the Basic Theory Test. This is a computer based test of 50 multiple …

Life in Singapore, Pictures

Murals of Telok Ayer

Pleasantly enough, Singapore has its fair share of murals that are impeccably maintained. This one is in Telok Ayer, and is a very long one along the wall behind the Thian Hock Temple. It shows Singapore’s progressive development over the ages. Its sheer width makes it very difficult to capture in a single frame to …

Life in Singapore, Pictures

Triple Strike

Just another winter afternoon storm here in Singapore. This was shot using an iPhone XS and the Moment app on my windowsill and then post processed on my mobile phone. It’s a five minute exposure. These storms have been quite regular off late here in Singapore.