New Toy: Yashica EZ F521

I think i caught the BBB (buybuybuy) virus, from my photography group of friends… 2 toys in one month. eeps. Credits to Japanexposures.com I was looking and drooling over it, a couple of months back, while trying to search for a lomo application for my SE Satio. I got it for 99sgd at Mustafa, thanks to CS forum ppl for sharing, a big 55% difference from April2010 price check (200+sgd). Specifications and video: Β Write up by JapanExposures.com and CNET Thankfully, the damage or cost for this toy, isn’t as bad as those L lens my friends bought (for their work). But i can mentally ‘hear’ or imagine someone (coughDDcough) nagging… πŸ˜› A digital holga, some calls it. To me, it’s…

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New Toy: Superheadz Clover San

Been tempted to get one for more than a year, after seeing so many amazing holga, lomo, action sampler aka film based photos, . But the thought of shooting in film, scares me a little… especially when i’ve shaky hands and getting it developed, will cost a bomb. Looked at alternatives, eg. getting an iphone and using its apps, downloaded mobile apps for lomography but doesn’t seem to work on Sony Ericsson phones and considered getting Fuji Instax (which i would still hope to get one someday). And one fine day (actually, it’s just Saturday), we happened to drop by Kinokuniya and wandered over to the magazine department, where we both spotted what we were tempted to get… After much…

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Random: New Toy

New toy… New lens, to be exact πŸ™‚ Within minutes, i was S$142 poorer but grinning and can’t wait to test it. Got my hands on the Canon 50mm f1.8 II from MS Color, with a Hoya UV filter (S$125+S$17). And well, the effect came out… More than what i expected πŸ™‚ A shot of my 18-200mm. Well, i’m just glad to finally get my hands on this, after drooling over it for the past 4 months. And… coming saturday, would be a good time to test it out fully and take loads of portraits. Heh. And of course, to take loads of photos… of DD πŸ™‚

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