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Ken Hwee Tan's Snapshots

  1. Grand Central Station

    Snapshot Title: Grand Central Station
    Taken by: Ken Hwee Tan

    Image: NYC at Night
    Image Owner: Ken Hwee Tan



    Description:

    Unfortunately, a bit of stitching artefacts here.



  2. Ghosting

    Snapshot Title: Ghosting
    Taken by: Ken Hwee Tan

    Image: NYC at Night
    Image Owner: Ken Hwee Tan



    Description:

    Some ghosting, due to the stitching algorithm.



  3. Empire State Building

    Snapshot Title: Empire State Building
    Taken by: Ken Hwee Tan

    Image: NYC at Night
    Image Owner: Ken Hwee Tan



    Description:

    The ESB.



  4. Plane in the sky?

    Snapshot Title: Plane in the sky?
    Taken by: Ken Hwee Tan

    Image: NYC at Night
    Image Owner: Ken Hwee Tan



    Description:

    This was probably a plane about to land.



  5. And this makes FIVE

    Snapshot Title: And this makes FIVE
    Taken by: Ken Hwee Tan

    Image: NYC
    Image Owner: Ken Hwee Tan



    Description:

    ... and its fifth appearance.



  6. And again!

    Snapshot Title: And again!
    Taken by: Ken Hwee Tan

    Image: NYC
    Image Owner: Ken Hwee Tan



    Description:

    ... a fourth time!



  7. And again...

    Snapshot Title: And again...
    Taken by: Ken Hwee Tan

    Image: NYC
    Image Owner: Ken Hwee Tan



    Description:

    ... a third time...



  8. Number 2

    Snapshot Title: Number 2
    Taken by: Ken Hwee Tan

    Image: NYC
    Image Owner: Ken Hwee Tan



    Description:

    Here it is again...



  9. Seeing double?

    Snapshot Title: Seeing double?
    Taken by: Ken Hwee Tan

    Image: NYC
    Image Owner: Ken Hwee Tan



    Description:

    We see this little pleasure craft no fewer than four times in this gigapan!



  10. The Chrysler Building

    Snapshot Title: The Chrysler Building
    Taken by: Ken Hwee Tan

    Image: New York at Dusk
    Image Owner: Ken Hwee Tan



    Description:

    A fine example of Art Deco architecture.



  11. Empire State Building

    Snapshot Title: Empire State Building
    Taken by: Ken Hwee Tan

    Image: New York at Dusk
    Image Owner: Ken Hwee Tan



    Description:

    The ESB, minus King Kong.



  12. Opps!

    Snapshot Title: Opps!
    Taken by: Ken Hwee Tan

    Image: New York at Dusk
    Image Owner: Ken Hwee Tan



    Description:

    A passing vessel got caught in one of the frames. Where is content-aware fill when you need it?



  13. Crane?

    Snapshot Title: Crane?
    Taken by: Ken Hwee Tan

    Image: 2009-04-18 Raffles Place from Boat Quay, Singapore (ver 2)
    Image Owner: Ken Hwee Tan



    Description:

    Why is there always a crane on top of this building? I don't recall tall buildings elsewhere in the world having a crane on top of them...



  14. River (?) Cruise

    Snapshot Title: River (?) Cruise
    Taken by: Ken Hwee Tan

    Image: 2009-04-18 Raffles Place from Boat Quay, Singapore (ver 2)
    Image Owner: Ken Hwee Tan



    Description:

    Can it still be called a River Cruise when the River has been dammed up and is now a large freshwater reservoir?



  15. Silt Curtain

    Snapshot Title: Silt Curtain
    Taken by: Ken Hwee Tan

    Image: 2009-04-16 Singapore Skyline from Marina Barrage
    Image Owner: Ken Hwee Tan



    Description:

    These are silt curtains to prevent/reduce the introduction of sediment and other muck from the storm drains that empty into the Marina Reservoir.



  16. The disappearing car!

    Snapshot Title: The disappearing car!
    Taken by: Ken Hwee Tan

    Image: Singapore River and the Supreme Court
    Image Owner: Meng Foo Choo



    Description:

    I wonder if using a ND filter and doing ultra long exposures can get rid of these images of moving objects between Gigapan tiles? It would however create problems with the sky? Changing light/clouds...



  17. Darn! Sticthing Error!

    Snapshot Title: Darn! Sticthing Error!
    Taken by: Ken Hwee Tan

    Image: Kranji War Memorial, Singapore
    Image Owner: Ken Hwee Tan



    Description:

    Darn. I didn't/couldn't spot this before upload. Looks like I'll have to return to re-photograph and hope this does not happen again!



  18. "Buried Near this Spot" ?

    Snapshot Title: "Buried Near this Spot" ?
    Taken by: Ken Hwee Tan

    Image: Kranji War Memorial, Singapore
    Image Owner: Ken Hwee Tan



    Description:

    Some headstones have the annotation "Buried Near this Spot" but most do not. Does anyone know what this means?



  19. The New Supreme Court Building, Singapore

    Snapshot Title: The New Supreme Court Building, Singapore
    Taken by: Ken Hwee Tan

    Image: Singapore Skyline from Marina Barrage (v2)
    Image Owner: Ken Hwee Tan



    Description:

    This is the (controversial) Supreme Court Building designed by His Lordship, Norman Foster.



  20. Jaan - one of the highest restaurants in the world?

    Snapshot Title: Jaan - one of the highest restaurants in the world?
    Taken by: Ken Hwee Tan

    Image: Singapore Skyline from Marina Barrage (v2)
    Image Owner: Ken Hwee Tan



    Description:

    This is a restaurant called Jaan, at the top of Swissotel Stamford. I think its one of the highest restaurants in the world!



  21. Marina Bay Sands Construction Site

    Snapshot Title: Marina Bay Sands Construction Site
    Taken by: Ken Hwee Tan

    Image: Singapore Skyline from Marina Barrage (v2)
    Image Owner: Ken Hwee Tan



    Description:

    The Construction Site of the Marina Bay Sands "Integrated Resort" -- just don't call it a casino!



  22. Trendy Restaurants at Boat Quay

    Snapshot Title: Trendy Restaurants at Boat Quay
    Taken by: Ken Hwee Tan

    Image: Singapore's Financial District
    Image Owner: Ken Hwee Tan



    Description:

    Tjese are seafood restaurants along Boat Quay, serving a (largely) tourist clientele.



  23. The Esplanade

    Snapshot Title: The Esplanade
    Taken by: Ken Hwee Tan

    Image: Singapore Skyline from Marina Barrage
    Image Owner: Ken Hwee Tan



    Description:

    This bug-eyes belong to the Esplanade, in Singapore.



  24. Marina Bay Sands Integrated Resort

    Snapshot Title: Marina Bay Sands Integrated Resort
    Taken by: Ken Hwee Tan

    Image: Singapore Skyline from Marina Barrage
    Image Owner: Ken Hwee Tan



    Description:

    This is the construction site of the MBS Integrated Resort in Singapore.