Welcome to a new feature, which I will be posting on Fridays. Friday Favourites will feature a collection of photographs that I have photographed in previous weeks. Hopefully, I can sweeten your taste buds a little, because it may contain more food. Let me know what you guys think.
When travelling to different countries, hiking is a great way to explore the natural aspects of the world. Indeed, I love to hike. From my group of friends, I am the only one that enjoys hiking trails and walking for several hours. It must be due to the genes, as my parents are the only group of people who I know that enjoys it too. We continue our journey through Hong Kong. Next stop, Shing Mun. Shing Mun is a […]
Towards the western part of Lantau Island, you will find a remote fishing village named Tai O. Tai O is a great place to spend the day exploring. When walking through the town, you will discover traditional stilt houses built along the river. Interestingly, it’s a rather peaceful area, compared with the main city. Hong Kong is famous for its local markets and street food, and thus in Tai O, you will find and smell their traditional salted fish and […]
I return back to Hong Kong once more. Indeed, I go back once a year, just to stuff myself with food and shop around. This year, I have decided to upgrade my camera and buy myself a new telephoto lens, 70-200mm 4.0. I have always said to myself, “If only I’ve had a better zoom lens”; well now I do. It’ll be the perfect addition for photographing animals up-close. Additionally, the camera lens is lightweight, which is a bonus. In […]
Happy 2013! I hope you all have had a great Christmas. I literally spent mine on a plane to Hong Kong. It has been a very long time since I have blogged. Many changes have happened. La Plume Noire has turned 2! It feels very strange that I started blogging in 2010. Here’s to another year! I am confident that this year will bring many new opportunities, especially opening my online store. As Sam Cooke once sang “It’s been a […]