i’m a melbourne born, singapore based, scientist and..cough… photographer.

my pictures mostly live here:
http://flickr.com/photos/thomask/

  • Joined: February 2007

Journal

a diversion - and a question

so, getting away for a minute from the singapore expat extravaganza, let’s cast out minds back to “the trip” of a couple of months ago… / regarding this picture and this series: / every morning the monks of laos set out on a procession to collect alms, in the form of sticky rice (khao niaw) and other food. luang prabang is famous for its morning alms procession – the…
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wanking in singapore

so, we all know the joke about investment bankers, right? / well, all banks in singapore, and bankers, turn out to be like those dodgy men loitering outside public conveniences looking for some frottage action… / to begin with, there’s the queues. singaporean banks, despite ‘successfully’ (?) having moved everyone over to electronic banking, are still filled with hordes of…
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observations of singapore... an introduction

so i thought i’d jot down a few random thoughts about life (so far) in singapore. written from an ex-pat’s point of view, admittedly, but hopefully not one of those ex-pats you read about in those gaudily illustrated airport pass-the-waiting-time short story books… / this is meant to be read by the rebubble GP, but as i know it won’t be, it can serve as a, well, ‘jou…
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hot in hoi an

our last missive left you somewhat in limbo – a hurried flight (metaphorical – the season was ending) from ko lanta to praduap khiri khan was followed by a sedate 7 hr bus ride to bangkok on the government bus,which doesn’t include lunch as it used to. once in bangkok we hightailed it immediately to the laos embassy to secure right of passage there, and then endured the intermi…
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