Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam

Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam

Starting point – in front of Rijks Museum. Rembrant’s ‘Night Watch’ has been restored recently. It is a beautiful master piece indeed but looks too fresh to be hundreds years old painting. Restoration may be too good or too perfect…  :- )       Dutch maritime exhibition, even the model itself is very impressive […]

[Tokyo travel #1 ]  Shinjuku & Gyoen park

[Tokyo travel #1 ] Shinjuku & Gyoen park

I didn’t plan to pretend a local person in this travel, but I stayed at Shinagawa district, Tokyo anyway for business trip, it was good time to go out in office worker’s outfit instead of tourist to travel around Tokyo. I made my Sony camera in low profile (grip removed & attach a pancake lens) and casually hang on the shoulder. All-time busy place, Shinagawa Station Shinagawa […]

Must GO places in Taipei area

Must GO places in Taipei area

  #1  Pingxi     (1 day trip)   Yes, TOP-1 is Pingxi. I’ve been there several times and always impressed. High light is ‘Lantern’, of course, and there are several places to stroll, e.g. Shifen water fall, old streets, railway through town. Best timing for Lantern starts 1-2 hours before sunset to dark. It is not only photogenic but exciting moment to launch fire lanterns to sky when […]