Posted by Ziren (Singapore, Singapore) on 13 May 2010 in Architecture and Portfolio.

A futuristic HDR shot of Singapore from Marina Barrage. Sorry that the image isn't clear- I compressed the file for uploading. The unwanted lens glare around the sun is really disturbing, especially after HDR processing. Does anyone have an idea how to minimize lens glare during processing/shooting? O:

I am Ziren Wang, a student from Raffles Institution, Singapore. I picked up a camera in January 2009 in my school's photographic society, and I have never looked back. Years later, I have explored various different forms of photography, from event coverage, to fashion, to documentary, to photography using DIY lenses, and most recently, to film.

I must thank my seniors who have been so instrumental in developing in me a passion for this art. It has been said that there are two kinds of teachers: one gives the man the fish; the other teaches the man to fish. I believe my seniors are of a third kind: they have made me want to fish. They have imparted me with important technical skills, but they have also inspired me to continue photographing for six years.

"To take a photograph is to participate in another person's mortality, vulnerability, mutability. Precisely by slicing out this moment and freezing it, all photographs testify to time's relentless melt." -Susan Sontag

Anne from a little red dot, Singapore

Nice photo of Singapore! but I can't help you in this case, sorry :(

1 Jun 2010 3:24pm