Monday, 25 February 2008
Doing my quarterly routine maintenance of images and folder I came across pictures I took on Friday. A few weeks I ago I finally took the step and bought my first camera, a Cannon IXUS 70. So far I love it, it’s barely takes 1.5sec to fire it up and quickly snap a shot. The design itself is very appealing which is why I opt for it instead of the Sony which had the same price tag but came with 56 on board memory. If you’re looking for a good, affordable and stylish, party camera/all-rounder it’s worth checking this one out.
Anyhow on Friday I went along with two friends for an overpriced Chinese cuisine at Ping Pong. Since I live what I preach I unconsciously cooked up an outfit in the same spirit as “February’s outfit of the month”. I didn’t want to look like some of the business executives who visited the restaurant for some after work cocktails, so I went for a young and fresh appearance and topped it of with Bond. No 9’s Andy Warhol fragrance which commands a metallic, mystic but seductive odor.
And for the curious minds, the pictures were shot in my room. The pink walls were absolutely not a choice of mine but now when I have lived in the room for a few weeks I'm surprisingly warming up to them. They keep a happy aura in the room. Can't believe I' m saying this, but hey they are better than boring white/beige wallpapers common in most rooms.
The dinner itself was a pleasant experience although I was heavily let down by the interior décor of the restaurant which was black, white and minimalistic and lacked any form of Chinese decoration or spirit. We had half the