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Journey through National Day Parade Preview 2009

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The journey began when my friend Dave Koh, dropped me an sms, whether I would like to attend National Day Parade Preview 2009, the excitement started building up because this is my FIRST National Day Parade attendance as a spectator ( I was involved in National Day Parades TWICE actually, in 1992 and 1997).

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Being involved twice and watching National Day Parades on television, nothing beats being right in the heat of action, even though it is only the Preview, the performers had done an awesome job and kudos to them !! On the 9th August 2009, they will bring it up higher and better !!

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Our 44th National Day Parade, “Come Together”, unites all and showcase different chapters in the history of Singapore, what is all about ? Well …. Let the photos do the talking instead ! For me, I felt they had struck a chord with the current and future generations, without forgetting the forefathers and older generations, the progress and prosperity of our Nation. The celebrations and parade had changed a lot over Singapore’s independence years, indicating how much we had grown as a nation.

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While inside the gallery, the atmosphere was electric and heart warming, lots of fun and in a sea of red, we were all part of the upcoming Singapore’s birthday celebrations. The performances was like going through 44 years of Singapore history through theatre performances, dancing and singing, capped off with the Pledge recital at 8:22pm and lots of fireworks !

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I would be back to capture Singapore’s Birthday Fireworks and share the wonderful display of pyrotechnics and fireworks performance !

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Do drop by to check out my NDP 2009 Preview Photos !! See you all on 9th August 2009 for Singapore’s Birthday Celebrations !

Giant Love Heart

I had been taking the Giant Love Heart, produced by our awesome and talented F16 Black Knights, trying to get it as beautiful as possible.
iWalk, U2, a fellow travel blogger, suggested on my flickr that “it is the best moment to say “I Love You” to your girlfriend…… “
My dear readers, when you see the Giant Love Heart, remember to say the magic and beautiful words and spread LOVE to everybody !

Poll Needed : Which Fireworks Photo You Like Better

Folks,
During the past 2 saturdays, I had took fireworks photographs and I would like to run a poll of your opinions on which fireworks photo do you prefer ………
I have attached the map for reference (From Google Maps)
(a) Fireworks Photo taken from the Esplanade (in front of the Stage@Powerhouse)
(b) Fireworks Photo taken from the Esplanade Bridge (Esplanade Drive)
Just to get a feel which location should I choose to position myself for taking photographs (fireworks especially) on NDP 2008………
Do drop by my flickr site for more photos for comparisons and analysis !