Tag: 2017 Daily

Peanuts for Day 23 – Close-Up Monday

I know, it should be Macro Monday and not Close-up Monday. The reason being is, the photos I create depends on the lens I use for the week and are more of a close-up and not a 1:1 macro also the Zuiko 45mm F/1.8 does not focus as close as a macro lens.  The Olympus 45mm f1.8’s closest focusing […]

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Coriander for Day 22 Spices Sunday

It’s Sunday afternoon, time for Spices Sunday. Here’s a quick snap of our spice rack on top of the fridge. Gear: Olympus OM-D E-M5 16MP Live MOS Olympus M.ZUIKO Digital ED 45mm F1.8 (Black) Lens for Olympus and Panasonic Micro 4/3 Cameras

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Marukyo for Day 21 – Snack Saturday

The best, if you like Japanese bean cakes, this is it. Gear: Olympus OM-D E-M5 16MP Live MOS Panasonic Lumix 14mm f/2.5 G Aspherical Lens Ver. 1

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Panasonic Lumix 14mm F/2.5 Ver 1 for Day 20 Gear Friday

Last week I used my Panasonic Lumix 30mm F/2.8 macro, this week I used the the Panasonic Lumix 14mm F/2.5 Ver 1 This lens the oldest lens in my micro four thirds system. Before getting this,  I was uing FD lenses, which was ok and fun to shoot, but after seeing the capabilities of the Micro Four […]

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Max Power For Day 19 Thirsty Thursday

Last week I had my favorite soda, the Ramune Japanese soda for Thirsty Thursday and now I’m featuring another great drink, an excellent thirst qucncher,  the Max Power Natural Energy Drink. I shot this near the window and use the ambient light coming in from the window. The BW effect is from the built-in Art […]

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My Worn Out Belt for Day 18 Wearable Wednesday

It’s Wearable Wednesday once again. Last week I took a photo of the buttons on my button fly abercrombie pants. Today I feature my Worn out Tommy belt, can’t remember excatly when I bought this belt (maybe around 2003), it’s an excellent belt. I create this photo using: Olympus OM-D E-M5 16MP Live MOS Panasonic Lumix 14mm […]

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Branches for Day 17 Tree Tuesday

Today’s Photography Theme is Tree Tuesday. Last week this was the photo  of a tree that I shot on the way to work. This week  I took a photo of this tree that is in front of our house. I wanted to concentrate on the tree itself so I shot it in close-up to minimize […]

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Washi Eggs for Day 16 Macro Monday

Washi is a kind of paper that originates in Japan, and Washi Eggs are egg shells covered with the paper. This week, I’m using the Panasonic Lumix 14mm f/2.5 G, mine is the version 1. A wide angle lens isn’t always a good choice for shooting close-up or macro, but with thanks to it’s minimum focus distance […]

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Basil for Day 15 Spices Sunday

  Olympus E-PL7 16MP PANASONIC LUMIX G Macro Lens, 30mm, F2.8 ASPH

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Day 14 – Seaweed for Snack Saturday

Seaweed Snack. I’m hooked with these snacks, totally addicting. I’m not sure if it’s just me, but once I start eating them, I can’t stop. I buy packs  and packs of them, and I can totally finish a pack in a day. Some say it’s salty but I like salty food, and If I eat […]

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Day 13 – Olympus PEN E-PL7 with Panasonic Lumix 30mm F/2.8 Macro

This weeks feature gear is my Olympus PEN E-PL7 and the Panasonic Lumix 30mm F/2.8 Macro lens. As I’ve mentioned from the start of my 2017 Daily Photo, every Friday, I will feature the gear that I used for the week. Here it is the Olympus E-PL7 and the Lumix 30mm F/2.8 macro lens with […]

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Day 12 – Ramune for Thirsty Thursday

Day 12 Ramune for ThirstyThursday For me, this is like the best soda. It taste great and it’s just fun to drink, from the moment you pop it open it’s like there’s excitement all over it.  I was going to have this yesterday, but  I remember it’s Thursday and I can use for my Thirsty Thursday […]

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Day 10 -Tree Branches for Tree Tuesday

Olympus E-PL7 16MP PANASONIC LUMIX G Macro Lens, 30mm, F2.8 ASPH

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Day 9 – Hongbao for Macro Monday

Chinese New Year is just around the corner. (Advance Kung Hei Fat Choi to everyone), Chinese red envelopes or Hongbao or to some it’s called Ang Pao are a means to convei your Best Wishes for the new year. In China, people put money inside the money envelopes and give away to their relatives, children […]

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DAY 8- Spices Sunday – Star Anise

Commonly known by many as star anise, this spice is a native of northeast Vietnam and China, it is also called Illicium verum. I used this when I’m cooking pork humba and beef pares. Gear: Olympus E-PL7 16MP PANASONIC LUMIX G Macro Lens, 30mm, F2.8 ASPH

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Day 7 – Snack Saturday – Oishi Soaked Snack Crunch

Day 7 – Snack Saturday – Oishi Choco Soaked Sponge Crunch Oishi Sponge Crunch is a choco coated snack that originates from the Philippines. They are round crunchy cereal like snacks that actually taste good. You can find them on most Asian / Oriental Markets. Gear: Olympus OM-D E-M5 16MP Live MOS Mirrorless Digital Camera […]

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Day 6 – Gear Friday – OM-D E-M5 with Lumix 25mm F/1.7

Today is Gear Friday. On gear Friday, I will feature the gear I used for the whole week. For this week I used my Olympus OM-D E-M5 with the Panasonic Lumix 25mm F/1.7.

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Day 5 -Lipovitan for Thirsty Thursday

Todays theme is Thirsty Thursday. So after the morning run, I immediately grab a bottle of Lipovitan and took a few shots. I love this energy drink. This is what I used to drink way back when I was in the Philippines. Lipovitan predates Redbull. In 1962 Taisho Pharmaceutical Co. of Japan, introduced Lipovitan, and […]

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Day 4 – My Tough G-Shock and Daily Theme

To spruce things up a bit, I’m starting a daily theme for my 365 Project, which will change every month. So for this whole month of January, these are my Daily Photo Theme: Macro Monday Trees Tuesday Wearable Wednesday Thirsty Thursdays Gear Friday Snack Saturday Spices Sunday For today, it’s wearable Wednesday. Featuring my ever reliable […]

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Day 3 – Rainy Day

It was raining all day so I decided that my photo for today should have something to do with rain. When the rain stop I went out for a walk and found these dried leaves on the sidewalk.

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