Torchlight CNY Night

This is Attempt #1 in scribbling some light-in-the-air words:

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I think this pic will bring a truck-load of shame to the world of photographers. Paiseh.

I saw these pics couple of weeks back and wanted very much to imitate them.

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Anything will do but like the first pic! lol.

I wanted to write a long message, which needs say...1 or 2 minutes. But the longest I can hold the shutter open is 30 secs, then it's BULB mode.

BULB mode is a mode where the shutter is held open as long as the button is pressed. On Canons (and most other makes I think), it's on M mode. Which means someone has to press and hold the button while I'm writing.

(Why in the world is it called BULB anyway? -__- anyone knows?)

Soooo, with me doing this alone, I had to tie a rubber band and a stubby piece of paper to keep the shutter pressed. Very schoolboy, but It works.

Attempt # 2

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Hantu EVo huhu. Not ready.

 

Attempt # 3

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Message is coming!

 

Attempt #4

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Ter-press when I was trying to MURDER the *@#^@* nyamuk around my legs.

Attempt #7 / 8 / 9

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'ONG XI FAO CAI'

 

Attempt #11

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Yeah!

Don't ask me why it takes 1+ minute to write this out..it just needs that time!

There were more that I missed out but I didn't wanna be outside with the damn nyamuk anymore. It felt quite as big as a housefly when I tried to slap it.

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So everyone. Hope you have an awesome prOXperous year ahead! Ang pau pang pang lai! Open house make sure call me!

Yee Sang party, anyone? For real. Drop me a comment if interested =)

 

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GONG XI FA CAI y'all!

Cheers!
-EVo-

8 commentos:

Leonard said...

hey.. let's do yee sang one of these days.. get Sel to come along lah, MArc n all

maRCus said...

Eh chilakah!! so nice pics.. how you did it ha? tht day i uKM oso i saw my frens pics from Putrajaya at night.. dam chun wei.. come come.. lets go one day.. XD

Uncle Sam said...

Hey, nice pics wei. Damn, i really need to get my hand on a camera already.

Eh, yee sang party? ONz, update me wei. Anytime. =)

Cheng said...

WAH!!! Good work!!! ^_^

Ashleyteng said...

walao terkejut me when i see the "ghost" photo! haha!

so u use torchlight to make this?! this is my 1st time seeing art work like this =P but it's awesome!

make more la... =D

cikgu said...

thats a good effort in photograhpy. I must learn oso lor :)

Celine said...

Hey, cool stuff. Got to try that out one of these days. Any tutorial? :)

Anyway, have a Happy and Prosperous Chinese New Year!

EVo said...

[Leonard] Great bro!planning one now! =)

[maRCus] It's about holding the shutter open longer at low light so your light-device really glows hehe. show u some time!

[Uncle Sam] Thanks man. will update u.party's on! =)

[Cheng] Thanks cheng! give me ur blog can?i can't see ur profile..

[AshleyTeng] I used handphone@first but not bright enuf, so yes I used torchlight eventually. Cannot make so many..not enuf blood for mosquitoes to eat lol.

[cikgu] thanks bang Z!ur canon can do the same thing with a tripod =)

[celine] tutorial ah..i think got plenty online leh..coz if i teach u i charge one.. :P

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