Tag: daily photo

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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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 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 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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Day 2 – Lucky Chinese Knot Tassle

Day 2. Lucky Chinese Knot Tassle. A Chinese knot is a knot that is tied and woven from a single length of cord or rope to be a variety of shapes and of varying complexity. Each shape has its own symbolic meaning, and nowadays you can find them as decoration, gifts for special occasions, and […]

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Day 1 – The Coffee Shop

Happy New Year to everyone. This year, I’m going back to posting to my daily photo project to see what I can come up with. This is my way of forcing myself to make a picture and not just take a picture. The plan is to use one lens, maybe for the whole week or more. this will […]

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Today’s Catch – Inside a Peach Tree Flower – Different Angle

Beauty Inside by Ness Flores is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported License. Another great accessory to have when shooting macro is the extension tube, like the one I use, the  Pro Optic Budget Auto Extension .  I use an extension tube primarily to cut the minimum focusing distance of my lens, this way, […]

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Today’s Catch – Closer Look Inside a Peach Tree Flower

Inside a Flower by Ness Flores is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported License. Here’s another one in my flower close-up series. Like my post from yesterday, this photo was taken early morning, probably around 8 am. I shot this with my old Canon EOS 40D  and a  Tamron AF 28-75mm F/2.8 SP and a 30mm […]

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