A worthy upgrade

Brown Honeyeater

Took the plunge a week ago and ordered the Canon EF 100-400mm f4.5-5.6L IS II USM. The 20% discount on eBay was simply too good to pass up, bringing the price down to approximately AU$2,200 – just $200 more than US prices. More...



The butterflies on Coney Island

Common Rose Butterfly at Coney Island, Singapore

We’re back in Singapore for a week this time, thanks to Gill’s work commitments. It’s also the week of my birthday so how convenient and timely is that…?!

When we were living in Punggol several years ago, Coney Island, a.k.a. Pulau Serangoon remained inaccessible to the public. That changed in October 2015; today there’re two linkages on the eastern and western ends of the island. More...