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2017 Week 41: State Library of Victoria (2)

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Welcome to the La Trobe Reading Room with its impressive Dome elevation and ceiling. This is the star attraction of the State Library of Victoria, and totally qualifies as a major visitor attraction in Melbourne’s inner city.
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2017 Week 41: State Library Of Victoria (1)

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To my surprise, one of the places that was most interesting to me in my visit to Melbourne is a library. The State Library of Victoria (abbreviated SLV) boosts large, impressive styled architecture, large reading rooms, exhibitions, and some of the best Victorian-era paintings that can be found in Melbourne. Visitors and tourists are welcome, as long as you keep quiet of course. Continue reading

2015 Photo Album Week 52-2: Street Photography

Ice-cream Seller And The Boy

Ice-cream Seller And The BoyNikon D610, 85mm, f/2.8, 1/250, ISO 3200

Orchard Road, Singapore: On the street of a prime shopping district, street vendors ply their trade into the night.

Boy Playing With Mobile Phone In Library

Boy Playing With Mobile Phone In LibraryNikon D610, 18mm, f/11, 1/40, ISO 3200

Orchard Library, Singapore: Among the shelves of books, a boy is oblivious to the volumes of knowledge around him and focuses on his mobile phone game. Ah well, kids.

Photo Album Week 46: Singapore Orchard Gateway Library 1

Having a public library in the middle of the country’s prime shopping district is actually a good idea. It makes reading cool. 8) Let’s take a look at some images of this new place.

Singapore Orchard Library Interior 4Nikon D610, 18mm, f/11, 1/40, ISO 2000

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Photo Album Week 42-2: Singapore Life

In which we take a look at old vintage buildings in a modern metropolitan city, a library, and life with mobile phones.

Old Vintage Buildings And New Skyscrapers

One Urban Afternoon: Old And New BuildingsNikon D610, 35mm, f/8, 1/250, ISO 100

Singapore: Certain parts of the urban city with old buildings are placed under conservation law, and so retain that old vintage design. Continue reading

Photo Album 2015 Week 41-2: Singapore Random Architecture, Orchard Library

Skylight Window Geometry In Blue

Skylight Window Geometry in BlueNikon D610, 18mm, f/5.6, 1/200, ISO 100


Orchard Library: Entrace

Orchard Library: Entrance, Magazines, LobbyNikon D610, 18mm, f/8, 1/40, ISO 1600

Orchard Library, Singapore: The newly opened library is right smack in the middle of the country’s prime shopping district. Continue reading