I did a cycling trip in Japan during the autumn weeks of early October. My original plan was to cycle from Tokyo to Osaka in nine days. But third day in, a Typhoon Hagibis hit the Honshu region and I had to take shelter and stay indoors, which stalled my journey for about three days. … More Cycling in Japan With a Disposable Camera
Just a stitch of all videos I captured while travelling across Europe during autumn at the end of 2016. I was traveling light so I only brought along a cheap little Canon compact camera (I can’t even remember the model). A month in, I found myself in Vienna. And the camera started to become wonky. … More Video Journal Around Europe, September – December 2016
I went on a one-week trip around Taiwan in early May 2018. I spent a few days in Taipei, stopped by the town of Hualien on the east coast, and on to Kaohsiung City in the south where I flew out. I decided to take random video snapshots with my lousy Xiaomi phone throughout the … More Taiwan Trip Video Journal
Thaipusam celebrations at Batu Caves, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. 31st January 2018. Shots taken with Canon 5D 70mm between 10am – 12pm. It was a scorching afternoon, definitely a contrast to the cold rainy weeks KL had before that. As usual every year, there was a massive crowd. When I arrived, vice-prime minister Zahid Hamidi was … More Thaipusam at Batu Caves, Malaysia 2018
10 short dance works performed at Rimbun Dahan, Kuang – a private compound for artists of all forms, produced by Bilqis Hijjas.
Puzzleman is a beatmaker-rapper artist from Taiwan. Accompanied by a guitarist, he came to KL for shows at Behave and ATAS. These are photos from the Behave show.
Visited an experimental art exhibion at KongsiKL – a warehouse turned art space at Gudang Yee Seng 2, Jalan Klang Lama. Quite a few striking installations, and there were dancers orbiting around guests in what seems to be a representation of some sort of cosmic playground. Check these guys out on their Facebook page HERE.
I went on a short trip to Jakarta with Ramayan between the 15th and 18th of October 2017. They were chosen as the only Malaysian act to grace the Archipelago Festival – a music conference that gathers local and international speakers, bands and musicians. Ramayan added another scaled-down intimate show on Tuesday night at a … More Ramayan Jakarta Trip Documentary / Photos
I went to the heart of Klang under Videograft for a music video shoot for Ramayan’s next single, Sepintas Sastera Hati. I arrived in Klang before sunset. While waiting (a pretty long one) for logistical stuff to arrive, I walked around the old town of Klang and snapped some shots. It reminded me of Ipoh … More Ramayan Music Video Shoot / Pre-shoot Walkabout Around Klang
Hey guys, I just made a new record! It’s called ‘krooked nature‘, released under a pseudonym called krooktroupe. I wrote and recorded all songs within the period of April – June 2017, and released it on Hari Raya – 25th June 2017. The album was recorded at home using all my trusty gadgets and instuments … More New record! ‘krooked nature’ by krooktroupe