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Cool Furniture Shop

There was a furniture shop at the shopping centre near my house. Me and my wife time to time visited for window shopping and just realised that they were going out of business doing closing down sale. I sort of suspected that it might not be the real closing down sale, but apparently I was wrong. They are gone now.

Whenever we visited we used to say the price seems a bit too much although the stuffs they had were pretty cool.

This was my (unintentional) last visit of the shop and all the photos were taken by X100.

"Sale" f/8 1/38 ISO 3200
Although I mentioned that the shot I took at the manly, "Kids" was taken at ISO 1600 and thought that was a good and safe maximum I can use. The above is on 3200 on indoor shot and it seems working great. All the colours are vivid and the dynamic range performs fantastic as well.

"Buddhas" f/2.8 1/100 ISO 3200
Just enough bokeh for me at f/2.8. The funny thing is that I was actually focusing on the buddha on my wife's hand but I think the camera failed to do so. It must have been to close for X100 to get it right.

I kinda regret I didn't buy one of these owls. Whenever I look back this photo, I really do like it very much. Also the store had a really cool Jin-Dynasty themed chess set as well. We discussed for a while and decided to come back after, but now the shop is gone :(

Any shopping centre that's men's job to wait for ladies. No exceptions here in Sydney. Many tired men on the couch and bench.

"Self Portrait"

All the images were published under the "Creative Commons" licence.


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One thing I always wanted to do well is a water sport which I can't do at all. Watching people enjoying themselves on the continuous waves from the ocean makes me smile and slightly jealous at the same time.

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