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Fujifilm Instax Square Sq10 + Fujifilm X-T20
Friday, September 8, 2017.


Watch to witness the X-T20 in 4K:


FUJIFILM X-T20

Featuring my new camera from Fujifilm, the X-T20

Personally loving the semi-vintage bodykit of the camera along with it's compact frame which makes it easy to bring around unlike a full on huge DSLR. It also allows you to switch up to various lenses for photographers who are keen on achieving different shots. I like to experiment and play around with lenses as they really do alter the whole look and feel of an image. I'll not being going deep into all that geeky specs of the camera as you can easily google it up but I'll share with you my experience thus far with the X-T20 :)


First thing I noticed was that the colours in this camera are pretty on point! It makes your pictures look vibrant and 'alive' with every click of the shutter. Not much editing is needed as your pictures already turn out looking professional even in the auto-mode. The focus is crisp and almost gives your pictures that HDR vibe. 


It also does well in close up shots, capturing every detail and subtlety blurring the background for that depth of field. My favourite aspect of this camera has got to be the colour and tone of every image it manages to capture, the pictures seem to look better than what I'm viewing with my own eyes in real life.


Of course, a must have criteria in a camera I own is that it has to be able to take awesome #ootd shots
Seeing how the pictures have turned out so far, it definitely scores high points in the #ootd arena.
I find the exposure dial really useful because I can easily decide the brightness of my picture simply by adjusting the dial. 
I usually like to shoot in +1/+2 exposure has I like my pictures to be slightly brighter, letting more light come in. 


It also has a tilt screen to view the shot that you're trying to capture at odd angles (for example, for this low shot of my heels simply tilt the screen up to easily frame your shot). I've also noticed that the camera performs well in high ISO shots without the pictures looking grainy and that's a plus point for shooting in low light areas. Bumping up the ISO to 1600 is no feat for the X-T20 as it still manages to produce quality shots. All in all, the camera is easy to shoot with (it might take a little getting used to if you're switching over from another camera brand but read the manual and you'll be good to go) and the compact size makes it great for travel or bringing around in your bag (plus it has wifi - so you'll be able to get your images on-the-go!)

FUJIFILM INSTAX SQUARE SQ10


Finally, square instax has hit the market!!! I can't express how excited I am as I've always wished for my instax pictures to be in square format. I feel that it somehow makes the whole instant capturing and printing experience more authentic for me, you know that old school feel? Hi-5 if you get me ;) Can we just take a moment to admire how sleek the sq10 looks? I'm in love... 



You can also finally have more control over the images with the ability to adjust brightness, add the intensity of a vignette and even play around with the 10 built-in filters! You can also store around 50 images to the camera's internal memory (and add a microSD card for further storage) so your images will never be lost after a single snap. You can also print multiple pieces for your friends now with the sq10 (anyone remembers how only 1 person in a group could keep that single good polaroid because there was only 1 good shot???) This will never happen again :D


 Obsessed with the shots I've taken so far


 The perfect way of freezing memories in a frame x 

 Fujifilm


💄 3CE STYLENANDA SALE HAUL 2 💄
Tuesday, August 1, 2017.


Watch my loot from the haul:




Their latest LOVE 3CE collection is really the definition of cute!

Products featured:
- 3CE STUDIO BLUR FILTER POWDER PEACHY
- LOVE 3CE DUO SHADOW #SWEETS
- 3CE NAIL REMOVER
- 3CE FRESH AQUA MIST MINI
- 3CE MOOD RECIPE TRIPLE SHADOW #SWOON
- 3CE MOOD RECIPE LONG LASTING NAIL LACQUER #PK23
- 3CE MOOD RECIPE LONG LASTING NAIL LACQUER #RD07
- Definition Back Print T-Shirt
- Pronged Round Buckle Belt

I caved in once again and made a kind, generous 'donation' to Stylenanda 3CE but it was so worth it. Always super excited to try out their new lauches and it brings out the joy from within. Special unexpected appearance from Baejames who volunteered as tribute 🙃I hold sprees sometimes when Stylenanda has sales so keep a lookout on my Instagram IG stories for spree announcements! 

Till next time,
nicolechangmin



AM I BALDING??? - My First Beijing 101 Experience
Thursday, May 25, 2017.


Find out more about my current hair situation:

Always wondered what goes on during a Beijing 101 Scalp Treatment session? 
I finally got to experience a session first hand and I'll be sharing the whole process in this video!

p.s. I never knew my scalp could feel this clean and nourished ✨

I did their treatment for oily scalp and the whole process took around 2 hrs :)

To enjoy a Hair Gro Treatment @ $42 w/GST (U.P $366) 
+ FREE Hair Glow Essence (worth $68)

Sponsored by:


LULULUN
Monday, May 22, 2017.


Trying Lululun Face Masks:


Lightweight daily masks used to replace your toner!
Heard good reviews of this mask from my friend who coincidentally 
got me a packet during her trip to Japan.
It comes in Moisturising, Hydrating and Whitening :)
Try it out yourself and let me know what you think of these cute masks~

Website: http://lululun.com/
Instagram: @lululun_sg

MASK HAUL
Tuesday, March 21, 2017.


Watch me try out various masks:

Thought I'd share my first hand experiences with these cool products with you guys! 
Was really curious if each of the product really delivers what they claim and boy was it fun :D 

GIVEAWAY DETAILS:
2 winners will win 7 Kosé Clear Turn Babyish Masks

On Instagram
1. Like the post
2. Follow @lmchingroup
3. Tag 3 friends in the comment box

On Facebook
1. Like & Share the post
2. Like Facebook.com/lmchingroup
3. Tag 3 friends in the comment box

Winners will be announced on 07/04/2017

Products featured: 
- Dewytree Gold Snail Eye Patch 
- YU.R Pore Remodelling Mask
- Aqua Planet Log One Aqua Beam Black Mask
- Dr Althea Diamond Peeling Solution
- Kanebo Evita Rose Foam Beauty Whip Soap 

Products From: 
Website - https://www.lmching.com/
Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/lmchingroup/
Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/lmchingroup/

Check out their 30 day Variety Mask Pack, super worth it! 

REACTIV TAKES HONGKONG
Saturday, February 4, 2017.



I WILL BE BAK HK!
*determined to hunt for the best Egg Tart in Hong Kong*



Shopping at Spectacle Hut!
Wednesday, December 21, 2016.



I was running low on my favourite contact lens thus far, so I popped by Spectacle hut to stock up! As they were having a promo which gives you a discount for every 4 boxes of Freshkon contact lenses I decided to just get 8 boxes at one shot :D The contact lenses weren’t in available at that moment in my degree but the Spectacle Hut staff offered to order them in for me and notify me when the stock arrives for collection. 


I decided to try a few different coloured lenses to spice up my year end look. They offer a wide range of contact lenses including Anna Sui contact lenses which looks really pretty. I chose daily lenses from Maxi Eyes which are great for short travel trips when you don’t feel like bringing your bottle of contact lens solution and casing along with you. Saves the hassle! 


Also grabbed a few more adventurous colours to play around with and I’m so excited to try them out! I’ve been wearing the purple lenses from Maxi Eyes and have been getting a lot of questions and compliments when I wear this pair of lenses out :) 

Besides contact lenses, Spectacle Hut also retails a wide range of branded eyewear exclusive brands such as Victoria Beckham, Loewe, Linda Farrow, Sting, A Bathing Ape. Perfect place to purchase a gift for your loved ones, friends and family this festive season!


Wearing the purple lenses right here and I’m liking how it looks and feels so far! Would definitely repurchase :) Also, my Korean Makeup Giveaway is currently happening on my Instagram right now till the 26th December, hop over to take part and you might just walk away with $200+ worth of Korean Makeup! @nicolechangmin


Have a Jolly Christmas x 





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