Singapore Botanic Gardens gets World Heritage Recognition

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Belated congratulations to the Singapore Botanical Gardens for being recognised as a UNESCO World Heritage Site.  It’s a big deal because it is Singapore’s very first World Heritage Site.

It was a bit of an honour to be asked to contribute to the Garden’s Nomination Dossier.  Here are some of my shots featured in the successful nomination application.

 

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10,000th hour!

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There’s this really smart guy, Malcolm Gladwell, who has a theory that the key to success in any field is, to a large extent, a matter of practicing a specific task for a total of around 10,000 hours.

Basically he’s saying that it takes around 10,000 hours of practice to become an expert in a particular topic.

I’m not sure if his theory holds water, but who cares – I have finally reached my photographic 10,000th hour!  A big thankyou goes out to the people who helped me with my practice (you didn’t know I was just practicing hey!).

Here’s to the next 10,000 hours!!