The Complete Samyang Lens Abbreviations Glossary

THE MANY FACES Samyang, some may have heard of it as the Korean noodle. But the Korean Lens Maker has been around since the 1970s and manufacturing all sorts of optics. Not many may have heard of the Samyang brand, but maybe Vivitar, Falcon, Rokinon, Walimex, Bower, Opteka, Bell & Howell, Polar, and Pro-Optic will ring a bell. Yep, Samyang manufactures lens for all these brand names. So when you are buying any of those, think Samyang. Each brand may have their abbreviations slightly different, but the technology should be the same.…

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Pokemon Go Cosplay Gallery

introduction I CHOOSE YOU… NOT. Welcome to my Pokemon Go! cosplay gallery, and this is one game that I literally gave up after 10 mins. The original series was great, but Pokego? It’s just missing out the entire Pokemon battle part. Something about Pokego just does not feel like Pokemon. Let’s just hope that they add the battle feature in the future. Make Pokego great again.     click on an image to enlarge THE ALBUM     the setup HOW IT’S DONE Lighting for a team shoot is usually…

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Kenko Astro LPR filter Type II Review

INTRODUCTION EXPENSIVE ASTRO MIRACLE FILTER? Welcome to my Kenko Astro LPR filter review, and this is one heck expensive filter. Priced at 32000 JPY or about USD 320 for the 77mm version, this is the most expensive filter I have bought till date. But what is so interesting and so good about this filter? Well, the name of the filter will sort of explain itself – Astro Light Pollution Resistant (LPR) filter. In most modern cities, you will not see the stars because the night skies are concealed by light pollution from the city…

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