Video and photos from a recent walkabout using the Fuji X100V Camera setting: Film Simulation: Classic Chrome White Balance: Auto – R: +3; B: -4 Tone Curve: H: +1; S: 0 Grain Effect: Weak Small Color Chrome Effect: Weak Color Chrome FX Blue: Weak Dynamic Range: DR200 Sharpness: +1 Noise Reduction: -3
Homemade Dumplings Ramen
Last week we decided to prepare our own ramen dinner. For the soup stock, we made our own vegan based soup stock with mushroom, garlic, onions and miso bullions. For the noodles, since we didn’t have enough time to make our own from scratch, we used spaghetti then boiled it with baking soda then we […]
Fender Japan 62RI Stratocaster
Fender Japan makes some of the best value Fender electric guitars in the world. They can definitely hold their own and in many cases, are better built with better craftsmanship the their same USA made counterpart (except maybe for the Fender elite, vintage reissue and custom shop series). I own this 2007 Fender Japan 62RI […]
Heat Lighting Show
Spectacular Lighting show Last night (May 13, 2020) I witnessed only a portion of a spectacular lighting show that lasted for more than 2 hours. I was able to make a time lapse of it. I was only able to catch a portion of it and had to stop early because I wasn’t feeling […]
Osaka Photo Compilation Video
Last year (June 2019) my family and I had a chance to visit Osaka, Kyoto and Nara. It’s a trip we look back to with fond memories. Hopefully this pandemic will end soon with a vaccine available. Can’t wait to visit Japan again (God willing). Here is a video compilation of some of the photos […]
Danbo’s Quarantine Adventures (1)
Since we are in quarantine, I decided to create a Danbo quarantine adventure series.
Osaka is quite a refreshing place for me. Despite being the 2ndlargest metropolis in Japan, it still retains a laid-back feel amidst the observable hustle and bustle of a modern urban area.
Baguio… after 2 years
It has been 2 years since I last visited Baguio. It was the last time I was able to travel there with my mom and it was literally after that trip 2 years ago, that we found out my mom was sick. As my daughter aptly put it: Every firsts after amah/my mom’s passing still […]
Advanced Warning: Long blog with lots of photos Taipei City is the capital of Taiwan. It’s a modern metropolis that reflects a mixture of Japanese influence along with it’s deep traditional Chinese culture in location that contains both modern skyscrapers and lush scenic nature with its numerous mountians, waterfalls, rivers and lakes. The last time […]