China: Kunming, The Old and New | Kunming, Lama dan Baru

DSCF7512This post I dedicate for my buddies, Indri Juwono, who’s an architect and also traveler. Kunming as many growing city across China is full with unity of old and new buildings. As the largest city in Southern China, Kunming is really impressive and beautiful. The worst part of this city is probably only the taxi. It would be difficult to get taxi eventhough you’ve waited for hours.
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China: Macro from Xishuangbanna | Makro dari Xishuangbanna


As a part of Yunnan, China trip I took macro photography lesson with Pierre Honoré. I think my point-and-shoot techniques getting better now with my Fujifilm X10 (Thanks to Pierre!). It is a vintage style camera and really nice for documentation and macro (it has super macro!) although bad for telephoto. At first I want change into DSLR but I still like its compactness and practical for traveling.

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China: First News After China | Berita Pertama setelah Cina

ImageI just been back Yunnan, China after a month away and where most social media including this blog are banned. There are so many stories to tell but only a few I could shared with all of you through this media. I met lots awesome new friends and few more even become my new best friend. Will tell you stories between cities to town and the forest around China after this.Continue reading “China: First News After China | Berita Pertama setelah Cina”

Footprints in Wahau | Jejak di Wahau


So once again after 3 weeks I visited Wahau again. This time again to locate any animal sightings on smallholders oil palm plantation area. Interestingly we found many foot prints from cats, and also macaques like pictures above.Continue reading “Footprints in Wahau | Jejak di Wahau”

My Fieldwork Style | Gaya Lapanganku


Either you are a biologist like me or geologist or whateva! You definitely need to have style anywhere you go. Seems absurd??? OK boys and girls let’s define our style!

Apapun profesimu, ahli biologi seperti gue, ahli geologi atau apapun yang berhubungan kegiatan lapangan! Kamu perlu bergaya kemana pun kamu pergi. Absurd ya?? OK mari kita definisikan gaya lapangan kita!

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Padang: Bukit Tinggi | The Tall Hills


I am hoping this would be my last posting for Padang Trip. You can say that this month is fully dedicated to this marvelous trip. After spend one day at Padang and Sikuai Island, we continue our journey to the north of West Sumatera which full with mountains and hilly areas.
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