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Hi guys.Its been a wonderful autumn so far. Took a few days off during the my children autumn school holiday break and made them went hiking with me. :)We went to up the Brienzer - Rothorn Mountain, near Lake Brienz,with a steam train. Here the engine push the carriage instead od the usual pulling its load.These are some of the images approved for sale. continue reading


Hi guys.Just want to share my latest Editorial Images.Nothing fancy about it, its just an old truck and some heavy agriculture machines.But here's the thing, there are designers who I think will buy this sort of images.We just have to think a little bit about the sale value potential of everyday stuff around us.Cheers! continue reading


Autumn is a favourite month for me personally. Interesting foliage, vibrant colors, fresh rains, lots of images to capture.Its also time to revisit places that you have been before just to see how it looks like in autumn.I visited Blausee back in spring, and really wanted to know how it looks like with the changing colors of leaves that surround this pretty little lake.Here are some of the images I took this time around.The previous spring's image... continue reading

Scuba Diving In Verzasca RIver, Ticino, Switzerland

Since reading an article in the internet about the clear water of Verzasca River in Ticino, Switzerland, I have wanted to go there to shoot some pictures.I live in Geneva so the trip took me about 5 hours to reach Lavertezzo, the place where they say the water is so clear that you can see the river bed 20-30 feet under from the surface.I already have a Canon G1X, and I invested a few hundred CHF to buy its underwater casing to enable to capture underwater images. I figure that its good to... continue reading


I am sure you guys have uploaded images from your summer holidays to DT.Here are some of mine.Manarola, Cinque Terre, Liguria, ItalyPortofino, Liguria, ItalySanta Margherita Ligure, ItalyCorniglia, Cinque Terre, Liguria, ItalyRiomaggiore, Cinque Terre, Liguria, ItalyVernazza, Cinque Terre, ItalyMonterosso, Cinque Terre, Italy.There are lots, lots of interesting stuff to explore and capture. and the images above are only some of the approved ones.Please... continue reading


I have been postponing the trip to Blausee, Switzerland since I arrived in Geneva in 2009.A little background, Blausee is a small lake near Kandersteg, Switzerland. What makes this lake so breathtakingly beautiful is its crystal clear blue water. You can actually see the the bottom of the lake from the surface.Since the weather was not so great (cloudy and drizzling) when I took these pics, I do hope I did just enough to capture its beauty and spirit.Definitely worth... continue reading


Located between the more famous and visited city of Geneva, Switzerland and the alpine resort town of Chamonix, Arve Valley is usually ignored byt tourist and visitors.And me..... until recently.I was driving to Chamonixwhen I realized the view in Arve Valley just screamed amazingly beautiful to my eyes, so I decided to go there and try to shoot this scenic place to share with my fellow Dreamstimers (and hopefully to get some sales :)These are what I came up with.If you have... continue reading

Mont Blanc Massif Using Panoramic Technique

Hi guysHope everyone is working hard now the cold winter is finally over.I took these pictures using the panoramic technique. To get moreforeground in the image it is advisable to position the camera vertically. Overlap the second shot about 30 percent of the frame with the second one. Repeat the process until you manage to compose what you want.The images were stitched together using Photoshop and processed using Lightroom 4.Although I have wide angle lens, sometime its not... continue reading

82nd Geneva International Motorshow

The 82nd Geneva International Motorshow is currently being held in Geneva's Palexpo from 8-18 March 2012.I am very fortunate since this event is just near my place. No excuse not to go.Here are some of the pictures approved by DT.You can take a look at other Geneva Motorshow images in my portfolio.DT selected 3 of the pics to be displayed at In The News section (Thanks DT!)Thanks for reading. continue reading


The Carnival Venitien d Annecy was held from 2-4th March 2012.About 400 people dressed in costumes and masks stroll around Annecy's old town for the annual carnival.Heaven for photogs on earth.Here are some of the pictures. continue reading

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