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A Little History of Myself :)
I was born in Singapore with most part of my life there before migrating over to Australia in 2004. I have been in IT ever since I graduated from University and am working as an IT project officer writing codes for application packaging and software deployment.
I have only became interested in photography since 2003, after saving up for a Panasonic DMZ-F1. However all that I knew was to snap and shoot everything in auto and that's pretty much the best of knowledge I have then. I managed to somehow lost that cam back in 2006 or perhaps has been stolen :( Ever since I never really got back into photography even though my dad gave me a replacement Sony Cybershot to play around with.
I am always enthusiastic to take up a course in this field to kick start my passion if time & money permits. However i've achieved what i wish to do before - saving up for my first SLR digicam! ~ Canon Rebel XTI ~ That very day - 31.03.2008! & i believe i will never look back the same way i used to think of photography... of cos with great hope that this new found hobby will stick with me for the rest of my life! Fingers crossed ;)
Therefore please do drop any feedback for my photos - will appreciate be it its good or bad. Its only feedbacks or constructive criticism which will help one to improve. Thanks for spending time to read my profile too! Cheers!
01 Jan 2009 * Updated*
I've been into DSLR photography for around 9 mths at this point in time :) I've to truly admit now that i'm totally obsessed with HDR photography/processing :D in fact can't stop imagining of how everything will look in HDR everytime i see a subject haha! A bit of what has been going on for those who just happen to bump into my photostream for the first time. This crazy pastime started ever since I uploaded my first HDR on 17 May 2008. I enjoy every minute of it. Honestly hoping that i'll become a great HDR artist one fine day or in years to come :) Some of you might think i'm already very good or a pro but honestly please don't as i'm not at all & still an amateur photographer doing this only during my free time...i'm still always learning and picking up as much knowledge as I can from experience photographers like you guys over here.
Thank you so much for all your constant support! :)
Date Joined (free) : 07 April 2008
Date Joined (pro) : 14 April 2008
Our Group :: EAQIO :: Erroba & Artie | Photography
#1- Online Interview with photo-hdr (French Website)
#2 - Overseas Publication in Paranormal Magazine
#3 - Overseas Publication in Journalism Education Today
#4 - Online Interview with HDR Iran (Iran Website)
#5 - One of the Featured Artists in the Official Photomatix User Gallery (Hdrsoft Website)
#6 - One of the Featured Artists in iFolio (App For iPod Touch/iPhone)
#7 - Cover Page Publication in What Digital Camera
#8 - Cover Page Publication in Photoshop Focus Guide
#9 - Cover Page Publication in Australian Universities' Review
#10 - Cover Page Publication & 6 Page Spread in Phototech
#11 - Cover Page Publication in My South Australia 2 By foundation21
#12 - Double Page Publication in Digital Photo
#13 - Double Page Profile Publication in Digital Photo
#14 - Publication in Emirates' Inflight Open Skies Magazine
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:: Artie | Photography :: Offline for 3 Months' favorite photos from other Flickr members (20,888)
- KANGAROO ISLAND–dramatically beautiful and diverse 1,122 photos, 95 members
- Aquarium 47,100 photos, 7,265 members
- South West WA 4,859 photos, 323 members
- Dogs! Dogs! Dogs! 772,139 photos, 94,965 members
- France image 276,144 photos, 10,603 members
- Roma / Rome 29,703 photos, 2,852 members
- Firenze / Florence 19,525 photos, 2,143 members
- Art & Florence (only best photos) 3,968 photos, 1,068 members
- Siena 5,196 photos, 1,161 members
- Orvieto 247 photos, 53 members
- Umbria 17,847 photos, 1,407 members
- Venice 93,542 photos, 8,583 members
- Vatican City - The Holy See - Santa Sede 10,838 photos, 1,700 members
- Rome, Italy 49,333 photos, 3,381 members
- Eiffel Tower 20,522 photos, 5,092 members
- Paris en Photo 75,964 photos, 4,695 members
- PARIS - ROMANTIC CITY 33,030 photos, 3,971 members
- Canon EOS 5D Mark II & Mark III Users 183,609 photos, 5,617 members
- Christchurch, New Zealand 12,473 photos, 712 members
- Victoria, Australia 55,213 photos, 1,620 members
- Singapore Images 105,394 photos, 4,725 members
- Fisheye QIO 109 photos, 25 members
- Church Interiors 91,363 photos, 7,023 members
- Black and White 4,933,531 photos, 243,370 members
- Queensland 28,445 photos, 1,302 members
- Taiwan 283,759 photos, 11,282 members
- Taipei 98,036 photos, 3,152 members
- Kuala Lumpur 16,435 photos, 1,040 members
- Northern Territory, Australia 13,414 photos, 445 members
- Kakadu National Park 1,055 photos, 119 members
- LEE Filters 23,090 photos, 2,273 members
- Out Of Bounds (OOB) Creations 13,469 photos, 2,937 members
- Western Australia 31,247 photos, 1,053 members
- Perth, Western Australia 27,776 photos, 1,831 members
- Queenstown, New Zealand 3,899 photos, 416 members
- South Australia Photos 5,216 photos, 65 members
- New Zealand 104,678 photos, 3,762 members
- Darwin, Australia 7,206 photos, 340 members
- Tasmania Australia 10,099 photos, 443 members
- Tasmania, the Apple Isle. 13,126 photos, 629 members
- Thailand Images 153,881 photos, 8,930 members
- Bangkok 59,529 photos, 3,554 members
- The Perfect Phnom Penh 2,436 photos, 275 members
- Siem Reap , Cambodia 3,268 photos, 362 members
- Cambodia Images 69,165 photos, 4,794 members
- BMW Enthusiasts 48,362 photos, 6,460 members
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- macro bokeh 4,062 photos, 299 members
- bokeh whores 223,390 photos, 11,161 members
- HDR from a single RAW 59,733 photos, 9,173 members
"I am a great fan of Artie NG. He is one of my oldest friends in Flickr.
I am not qualified enough to write a testimonial for such a great Artist.
However I would like to express my sincere appreciation and gratitude to such a Great PhOtOgrapher, PhOtO Artist, HDR Master , who is very kind enough to consider me as his friend.
He has been a great inspiring force in flickr for photographers like me.
I wish him and all his near and dear ones all the very best."
1st August, 2012
" Artie my dear friend, You are super photographer ...I very Love your photo stream and hope we will see your wonderful pictures I'm glad to meet you here on Flickr.God bless you and all your family
Phan Ly Photography"
22nd July, 2011
Alper Design says:
Artie is like one of the most inspirational artists here on flickr. You gotta looove those colors! :)
I won't recite the others by telling everybody how awesome his pix are. we all know that already!
but i'll keep it with a WAY TO GO!
and an INSPIRE US MR. HDR! :)
Thanks for sharing your awesome work!"
23rd September, 2010
"What can i say...let me put it this way. Ever since i discovered Artie on flickr i was a big fan of his work. I was showing his pictures to my friends saying "now look at these amazing pictures! Incredible, aren't they?" And they were saying "wow, fantastic!". No matter what the subject is, it always comes out great. Hope you keep up the great work Artie!"
30th March, 2010
Sky Limit Images says:
"Artie is awesome.......hands down. I am influenced by his work and cant even come close! He is a great flickr friend and always takes the time to praise my work. Thanks for being a great friend!"
29th April, 2010
Ting 婷 says:
"There are only 2 simple words that can describe you --- "The Legend"
You motivated me beyond the degree that you can imagine.
24th February, 2010
Felipe Pitta says:
"I was very impressed about Artie's art since my first visit into his photostream. The way he looks the world through his lens and his post-processing techniques are remarkable.
I'm pretty sure that he is one of my main influences, contributing a lot with my photography style development.
Felipe Pitta | Porto Alegre - Brazil"
25th December, 2009
imago2007 (BUSY) says:
"although Artie probably doesn't need another testimonial (because he has so many) still i would like to write one . . . just because. i take that back - it's not "just because" - actually there are so many reasons why i want to write this. first and foremost, to thank Artie for his generosity - i never would have thought he would give the time of day to someone like me whose photographic style (if i have one) is in contrast with his. i would also like to thank him for sharing his magnificent images and for unselfishly sharing his process - HDR process nonetheless. not too many are as generous. and, lastly, i want to thank him for the inspiration - i know that someday, when i get the chance to shoot landscapes or seascapes or architecture i will have Artie's vision and images at the back of my mind to serve as a yardstick of quality. thank you, Artie. i feel fortunate to have "met" you here on Flickr.
21st December, 2009
"If you read Artie's profile he tells you he's not a photographer or a master of HDR. Well he has inspired and taught me a few things with his stream of photos and I've worked in the photo business since I left school.
The best and most generous thing that Artie does is to share with us all how he achieves the final image by posting the detail of the post processing work"
17th December, 2009
Apogee Photography says:
"Flick is a great place but people are what truly make flickr great and Artie is one of the greatest.
Artie is a special combination of a gifted talent and a huge heart. I am new to photography and somewhat new to flickr. When I first saw Artie's photos, I was blown away. Then I realized that Artie included information in his photos about how he produced the shot. What a concept! Not only is this guy a talented photographer, but he wants to share!
I know, it sounds crazy, but it's true.
Now, add that talent to make great art to the desire to share his secrets and throw in a huge heart and what do you have? Well, I tell you, you have Artie!
Artie has been so generous with his comments and kind words on my photostream, it really makes me wonder when he sleeps.
I feel like I haven't been able to put into words how Artie has touched my life, as a mentor, as a supporter, and just as a friend.
Artie, you are an amazing person and isn't the world so wonderful that it offered me the chance to be touched by you.
I can't wait to be inspired by the next great piece of art from Artie!!!"
18th November, 2009
Mathew Roberts says:
"Artie is awesome. The best HDR photographer on Flickr, bar none. His shots are so crisp and full of light, all done with a low end Canon DSLR. It's inspiring!!!
Thanks for the help by the way, you just solved a big annoyance of mine! :-)"
18th October, 2009
"You are the BEST and the BEST..."
12th October, 2009
"I say it with conviction – Artie is everyone’s favorite guy in Flickr. He has a tremendously beautiful, constantly celebrated and endlessly inspiring photostream. His photography and editing technique has reached the heights of stardom, nearing the ethereal boundaries of heaven (I’m not kidding, just look at his photos!)... but hey, we all know that right? What is even more amazing about Artie is his natural gift of having a BIG heart – to me, he plays a teacher as well as a friend; perhaps to others, he is what I vision him to be and even more… He gives such wonderful, constructive and inspiring comments, leaving the one he left his icon with a sense of hope, spirit and pure joy. I am a victim of Artie’s crimes – Being an outstanding photographer and a person who appreciates all the world around him, even those beyond his kingdom of colorful, breathtaking and passionate works of art
Thank you, Artie for being an inspiration to us all ☺"
22nd September, 2009
Lis Marie Photography says:
Your hdr pictures are the most beautiful that I've ever seen on Flickr.
Congratulations and thank you for sharing so much beauty with us.
19th September, 2009
Beyond The Pixel says:
"He is THE artist. No one is better him in hdr. Everything about him unique. I knew him since 7 and i'm proud of it! The way he captures life really shows that he has the eye for photography!"
11th September, 2009
chhayapath :-) says:
"I have seen numerous HDR photos & HDR artists!
But nobody like you.....you are the best Artie....
The ultimate HDR Master :)
Its a delight to visit your fabulous photostream.
Thank you :)
3rd September, 2009
Megan Preece Photography says:
"Exceptional, outstanding, superb, magnificent, sensational... I could go on but I won't! Artie's photography is well... all the aforementioned things! He can take a somewhat boring subject and turn it into something that takes your breath away or something that is already beautiful and magnify that beauty ten-fold. I've seen professionals that aren't anywhere near Artie's level. Thank-you Artie for sharing such beauty with us all!"
10th August, 2009
"Artie is a very master in making his HDR pics. Expecially I like the satured colours and the amazing perspectives. He's my reference model, I emulate him in making my HDR pics. I hope someday to became as him, although I know it's very hard! :)"
3rd August, 2009
"mmm..its time for me to applaud ur work. if only flickr had a button that will automatically fave ur whole stream!! cos it rocks!!! i love them.
how did u get so good. and not only that ur nice too, aaaawww...im a sap :)
keep up the good work, all those recognitions u get say a lot about ur talent. i really hope one day i could meet u and maybe u'd be kind enough to teach me a thing or two. if u could see me now, im giving u 4 thumbs up (well 2 of them are my big toes!!) xoxo."
24th July, 2009
"I think its time for me to say something from you Idol! Well, as what everybody tells about you, I am not surprise! Artie is my best Flicker contact ever since I started flickering. His works really inspired me a lot and trying to learn from it, but unfortunately his works is really on the tops notch that nobody can ever did as he is!
Keep up the good works my dear friend and hope you will keep posting!
I wish you all the best of your life and thanks for the constant visit...
24th June, 2009
"Artie I count on the world's best photographers!
Befor I saw the first pictures from Artie, I was not a big fan of HDR, but this friendly guy from the other side of the world composes his photos always very interesting and he creates masterpieces in true high quality. His style is unique and excellent, his images radiate quite a magical beauty and elegance in perfetion!
Thank you for share your great work Artie!!"
21st June, 2009
"Writing an original testimonial for Artie is a very hard thing!!!! You already wrote everything!!! I met Artie months ago and I was immediately amazed by his HDR mania!!!! But not only, he is always an amazing Flickr Friend, with original comments, a very funny person and clever. At the moment (16.06.2009) he is in a LAZY MOOD but he is able to gift us excellent works as well :-)
I am happy to write these few words because it's an overdue evidence of my appreciation of his friendship and his talent.
16th June, 2009
Michelle Vilay says:
"Artie is an HDR god...his work is possibly the best HDR work i've seen on flickr. His photos bring viewers into a unique world of beauty; a breathtaking, extraordinary world unlike any you've ever seen. Thank you for sharing your incredible talent, Art :D"
15th June, 2009
Pulok Pattanayak says:
"Absolutely stunning and dazzling display of HDR photography! Artie is surely one of most brightest stars in the flickr sky."
31st May, 2009
Sonja Müller says:
"I am absolutely not qualified to comment on Artie’s photographs but I’m going to give it a try anyway! :)
Artie is wonderfully talented and his exceptional work is masterfully composed, creative and so colourful. His attention to detail and technical ability is astounding. There’s always something to love in every one of his works. It’s a pleasure to browse through his ‘stream. His work always offers entertainment and education.
Being one of the most inspirational people on Flickr, he’s one of my favourite contacts – always witty, kind, encouraging, caring, generous….the list goes on! :) Did I mention his great sense of humour? Always a laugh when Artie’s around.
With a very demanding job and such a huge fan base, I’m always amazed at the effort he puts into each and every comment to his friends, every day. I don’t know how you do it!!! You’re one of the sweetest people and most definitely and proudly one of my favourite friends."
1st April, 2009
lyh1 ~ On & Off says:
"This testimony is so very very overdue. Hmm..., what can I say that haven't been testify by others a hundred times here before? Well, to put it simply, Artie's photos remind me of the advertisement slogan for the TV channel Animal Planet, "IT GRABS YOU!". All his photos have that signature eye catching colors and stunning imaginery that everytime I look at my contact photos, the first one that caught my eye inevitably is Artie's latest post. There's simple no escape! LOL! But it's not just flashy colors, there are always great attention to the smallest detail and careful composition and perfect framing in all his shots, a result of the merticulous and phenomenal HDR skills that Artie is famous for. Looking through his photostream is a wonderful experience to behold and nothing short of attending the best photography art in exhibition. Given that Artie just started not too long ago in photography, I can only wonder in time to come how great his work will be when he reaches his full potential.
I also should add ( and others have also testify a thousand times ), Artie is also a great friend and an encouraging teacher which I have the honor to learn a lot from. I hope he will always find the inspiration to break new grounds in his photographic work for years to come and indirectly be a source of inspiration for all of us."
10th March, 2009
♥ Maggy Buenaventura ♥ says:
"If only there's an election for HDR president, I'd vote for yah!!!LOL
Really Artie, you never fail to amaze me with your uploads. I am sometimes lost for words every time I look at your photos. You have that HDR gift, so I hope you'll continue to use it till you ran out of subjects which I suppose will never happen.hehehe BTW, did you invent Photomatix?!!!LOL God bless you man!!!"
3rd March, 2009
Leonardo Riano says:
"His photo stream is an excellent example of a fine photography, creative and enthusiastic flickr member.Good sense of humor and really talented photographer and a great friend! Go Artie......"
26th February, 2009
Dredrk aka Mr Sky says:
"Artie You r Amazing... u Hdr is at the next level..thanks for your inspiration"
20th February, 2009
"Gosh Artie! I was just looking through my account thingie, and I cannot believe I have not written you a testimonial yet!! !! Well, as I am sure everyone knows, Artie is one fun-loving, picture-taking genius! His skills at composing and editing images is beyond compare! And it is always so much fun to read his commentaries each day too!! Artie never holds back..that is for sure! I have learned so much from seeing his images..just amazing ! Artie..thanks for being such a gr8 guy and Flickr friend ;-D"
17th February, 2009
Rob Cherry says:
"Artie has quickly become one of my fav artists and photographers on flickr. Each and every photo he posts is fantastic, and the processing is second to none. His stream is packed with masterpieces and I always enjoy reading the comments generated by his posts.
Artie is by far one of the most talented photographers on flickr,
he is definitely an inspiration to me, his work is always stunning and he always takes time out to visit and comment. Thanks for sharing your work."
18th February, 2009
"Artie, it all started for me by looking at your pictures, so i will remain grateful forever... i always thought that pictures were to weak a representation of reality but when i saw your work, something has light up: it is possible bring the colorfull world into a photo with all the light on it, like the human eye, or better!
Thank you very much for being such an inspiration and support.
12th February, 2009
Metin Canbalaban says:
"Great artist, great photographer, and a great friend!!
Wish him all the best."
9th February, 2009
"the king of flickr/
artie's his name/
sic ridic pics/
all garner him fame/
don't ever miss/
one of his shots/
he'll shoot the impossible/
then leave u in knots/
can i get an amen for artie?/
what can't this guy do?/
he's famous already/
soon you'll know him too!/"
30th January, 2009
Bret Konsdorf says:
"I believe In Artie"
27th January, 2009
"One the most dreams maker I have ever seen in Flickr!
A master of HDR!! An always kind & cheerful person and a really GREAT photographer. I wait every night, before i´m going to sleep his "pic of the day". Makes dream, I´m sure!!
Warm greetings and a big hug from Spain.
15th January, 2009
"Well, what can I say about Artie's work, that hasn't been already said LOL.
Just that , whenever I come on Flickr, I always check to see Artie's latest image, I find his work inspirational, and a delight to the eye."
5th January, 2009
rangers681.1111 (back) says:
"Well what can I say that hasn't been said by everyone else here. This guy is the master of HDR. The HDR landscape, especially those magical beach shots in HDR, belong to Artie. One of the kindest and friendliest people on flickr, Artie still has the time for his many flickr friends and contacts even though he averages almost 300 comments per shot. Artie is truly one of the best, and deserves every one of those Explore Front Page honors that he gets. You cant really find a dud on this stunning stream."
22nd December, 2008
Steel Steve says:
"I can't say much about this guy, that has not already been said. Artie is a more than a photographer, he is an artist. Whilst there are many on Flickr who use HDR techniques, Artie combines these with great skill in Photoshop blending to produce some stunning work. It is not an accident that so many of his photos make the front page of explore.
He is also a good and loyal Flickr friend, and I look forward to seeing much more of his fine work."
17th December, 2008
"Truly a gifted photographer, Artie can make a beautiful photo out of anything it seems. Each one of his photos are special and I look forward to seeing his post each day.
On top of being a truly gifted photographer, Artie is also a great friend here in flickr. To receive comments from such a gifted photographer is a gift in itself.
Can't wait to see tomorrow's post Artie :)"
7th December, 2008
Erick Loitiere says:
"Artie, your work just blows me away. Every color, contrat dots and angles are very neat. You are one amazing talented and nice man. I'm happy to have you as a contact so I can admire your picture one after one. Incredible work, my friend."
28th November, 2008
Ryan Eng says:
"I'm sure Artie doesn't need any further introduction. But if you want to see an amazing work of art every time you log onto flickr, you have got to add Artie as a contact and constantly view his stream. He's the only one I know that has had 2 photos in the Explore Front Page rotation at the same time... That's a gift."
28th November, 2008
Henny H. Riedmüller says:
"I never saw ugly photo,not even one on Artie's stream. All of his photos are fantastic. He's the king of HDR!! I admire his works.
He's also one of great friends of mine right here on flickr.
Only 2 words for you,Artie:
Keep up your incredible works,Artie."
26th November, 2008
"This is my first time ever write a testimonial.. Here, the beauty of work is another thing.. but the beauty of image in his photo stream make me don't wanna miss to see each of his photo.. He got a very great sense to pick the awesome things around him and present them to a very beautiful photo.. and its make me admire most of his photo.. really amazing!!"
19th November, 2008
"Artie's photostream is amazing!
One of the best HDR artist at Flickr
Yes... A M A Z I N G P H O T O S T R E A M !!!"
12th November, 2008
Robbie Swan says:
"The best HDR artist on Flickr in my opinion! He is in a class of his own.
Ever since i met Artie as a contact i have been amazed by the standard of his work, its breathtaking! Every photo he posts is of the highest quality. Keep up the great great work man!
Not only does he take some of the best photographs you are likely to see, he is also one of the nicest Flickr members i have encountered :) Any advice you need he always takes the time to answer your questions or comment on any photo you upload.
You rock man! Keep up the fantastic work :)"
6th November, 2008
"A GREAT HDR ARTIST !!!! :-)"
6th November, 2008
unlimited inspirations says:
""Artie I Photography" is passionate, enthusiastic, heartful, energetic, unique, extraordinary, inspirational, imaginative, magical and just totally ARTISTIC.
Artie is not just a photographer, he can so well to include artistic elements into the photos, the colours are reflecting the true moments, and I always fell refreshing and inspirational after enjoying his sharings. Not just colours, his angle and perspectives are so unique and excellent to broader the limits by the lens, so for his captures over nature and architecture, they are always very stunning and surprising.
And Artie is very kind in sharing the skills with the friends, no matter the stories behind the captures or HDR skills, I believe this is the very positive attitude of a top photographer.
Artie, thank you for sharing such an artistic world to me@"
28th October, 2008
"I'd like to begin with his HDR... Overall, if you happen to observe well, you may come to know that nearly every piece that he posted, almost hit the explore pools and that's defined, his work simply amazing.
Also, his always shares his summary notes over the pix at the bottom part. How he did, what features, functionality and tools he been working on. Truly beginner like me, these piece of info are sufficient for me to boost up my imagination whenever I'm rendering on my works too, honestly it does help alot...
He never been selfish when you have doubts on something. He'll try his best to answer within his boundaries, which i feel I'm not alone although there are many of flickrians. Lastly, I'd like to say a BIG thank you to him for his guidance along with and hope to see his work more in the future."
26th October, 2008
Edmond Valerio says:
"" Artie " is a very creative and talented photographer and I love to check daily his stream be it nature photographs or common scene in our daily lives. He has great talent and I am amazed about the vastness of his skills in dealing with images enables him to produce outstanding works that really shows the depth of a scene and vividly brings out the meaning of a picture to life.
You are one of the people who make Flickr so much fun.Thank's Artie for sharing your skills and talent with us.
Go on with the creative work of yours my friend, and spread the joy among us with your lovely photographs."
17th October, 2008
Dragos Dumitrascu says:
"I've seen Artie's creations for the first time not long ago (maybe a couple of months) .. and even if he claims he's not that good and only fresh in this field .. i'd say his work says different in many ways.His talent in capturing new and fascinating places for my eyes is a real source of inspiration.My only regret is that time is so limited and i can't congratulate his work more often.Once you've seen his HDR's .. you just got yourself new limits to aspire to .. I thank you Artie and i hope to see more beautiful captures from your part!"
15th October, 2008
Marcel Cavelti says:
"Artie is one of my favorite flickr photographers. He can change a simple objekt in a wonderful artwork. His HDR treatment is excellent. Artie you are very talented. Thanks for sharing your wonderful work!"
10th October, 2008
Xploiтєя ™ says:
"At last now its my turn to write a testi for Artie =)
what can i say about his Photography he is a Gem of all Diamond , and in simply work i say that , He is the King of HDR photography , and i am a big fan of Artie =)
Its Always a great pleasure for me to come in his photostream and I am sure everybody will agree With me Coz every one love Artie photography .
Artie my friend i am impressed by the quality of your work. Your photographs are remarkable and of professional quality this is Why you are the King of Explore Page =)
Free Spirited, Creative, Kind, Talented and Superb are only a few words that describe Artie .
He has amazing collection of all types of Photographs with his own perspective ;) i love you man u r a great photographer and i learning a lot from you in HDR , Thanks you so much =) i wish you all the best in your future for every thing =)
Regards : Atif (Xploiter ™)"
7th October, 2008
Stacy Hanna says:
"Not that Artie needed another testimonial, nor can I really say anything that hasn't already been said about his amazing work, but whenever I need a dose of dynamic beauty and dramatic lighting I come to Artie's photostream and am always inspired and calmed by his images. I highly desire an Artie calendar for my cubicle wall."
2nd October, 2008
Anything Beautiful says:
"ARTIE is an exceptionally gifted photographer and it is an honour to view every one of his masterpieces. He is also a warm fun loving individual that has an interest in other people's work.I do not know where his photography will take him but he deserves every accolade that he receives !!"
1st October, 2008
"Artie, a truly gifted Artist! He has the most amazing magic power turning anything into Beauty. I'm truly honored and thankful to have met him through flickr.
It's pure joy visiting his stream every day. Every posting is so impressive & flawless. His work just blows me away...Each day He has the power to wow you with his beautiful work and at the same time make your heart smile. It's always wonderful reading each fun stories behind each of his postings. I know I for one, looking forward to that good laugh every single day. :-) He has made the Flickr community a fun and better place to be.
I don't know anyone on Flickr can make to FP everyday except Artie :-) You truly deserve all the credit you're getting.
Artie is also one of the kindest, nicest and sweetest person on Flickr. He always takes time visiting my stream and leaves such genuine and fun comments which always put a huge smile on my face. I'm sure if you're his contacts, you feel the same way as I do.
Thank you Artie for being who you are and you're truly my total inspiration!"
1st October, 2008
"Artie's work is simply phenomenal! If you want to see some of the most stunning photos on flickr, take a moment to review Artie's photostream. I am continually amazed by each & every image. HDR is a speciality & a more friendly person you would not meet. A great friend, better contact & an amazing photographer. Keep the sensational photos coming Artie. Best wishes, Marc"
29th September, 2008
"ARTIE, Well, I just discovered his photostream not too long ago and I’m so happy I did! =D
He is one of the best photographers that has come to flickr.
He has that magical touch that makes even simple shots so amazing, such fun to look at!
From this moment on I consider myself a fan =D
I'm not a professional photographer, but a visual artist nonetheless.
Artie, Your work is always interesting, always thought provoking, and always worth more than a casual glance. Your work is a reflection of your personality; sometimes offbeat, deep and profound but always, always beautiful—and that’s only the beginning.
Keep up the good work!"
19th September, 2008
lisa kimberly says:
"I've never seen a mediocre image from this guy! His HDR work blows me away....plus he's one of the nicest people on Flickr, hands down :]"
15th September, 2008
"What a fantastic photogragher and a great friend, his photo shots are amazing and I look forward to more and more shots and a visit to Glasgow :)) Thanks Artie for all your invites and making me feel so welcome on Flickr when I 1st Joined, kep up the great work Artie, love Karen XXXX"
4th September, 2008
"Artie ! a great friend. comments that flow from his heart...his passion for HDR is evident. a wonderful refreshing and colorful stream I look forward to ."
29th August, 2008
"Well, Artie's amazing photo gallery speaks for itself. It's an everyday inspiration, the result of incredible natural talent, coupled with just being the nicest flickrer around: always happy to share his techniques and dispensing constructive comments to all his fans! He's just setting a great example for everyone.
Keep up the good work, i'm sure Explore will soon be renamed Artiexplore.. and you won't be stopping there!"
29th August, 2008
"Looking at Artie's photostream is like opening a precious jewel box. There are some large brilliant stones, and some smaller ones, but every one is a gem. The whole stream is a feast for the eyes and I recommend all to look through it.
Artie is one of the nicest guys on flickr you could wish for a friend and contact. He unfailingly leaves a comment every day on my simple pictures and always makes me laugh. His images are the first I look for on my contacts page each morning and I am always delighted by his views of the amazing country he has made his own.
You are finally getting the recognition you deserve Artie, mate, and may you have much, much more success in the future."
26th August, 2008
"Finally a testimonial for my buddy Artie, a little late birthday present ?-)
I was already a fan of Artie's photos way before he started doing HDR, when I first laid eyes on his photostream, I knew immediately that he had loads of talent to make a picture look good : a feel for composition and even more for colour !
So when Artie asked me some info about HDR I didn't hestitate a minute and gave him all details I knew! His eager to learn and improve didn't lay him wind-eggs ( hahaha, I'm just translating a Dutch saying here, LOL ): he not only learned, now his a true HDR master and he is hitting explore more than I do !-)
I recently reviewed his complete photostream and you should do that as well !
You'll notice he was good from the start but is even improving his processing skill almost every week, my oh my what is this guy going to give us in the future!?
Following Artie's photostream is not only plesant to the eye, his descriptions and comments will always make you laugh.
Artie, I regard you as a dear friend, although I never met you in person, hopefully we'll meet one day in Australia or Belgium...
25th August, 2008
"Artie is one of the talented and gifted artist that i've met on flickr. His works always amazed me. Thank you for sharing your masterpiece with us my friend. :)"
23rd August, 2008
∞ √allys ∞ says:
"Artie is a virtuoso of the image. Beyond his photographs, he makes us travel in these places filled with beautiful colors, feelings, images that amaze us as if we had the eyes of children. Artie Thank you very much for your work, I love!
Sincerly my friend. Hug from France!"
16th August, 2008
"Artie, I am very impressed by the quality of your work. Your photographs are remarkable and of professional quality...
13th August, 2008
"I cannot praise Artie enough - both his work and his friendliness make it a true joy to check his photostream for his latest photograph. The subjects of his work, along with his fantastic composition and excellent treatment are always stunning and inspiring. Artie's work makes me smile while my mouth cannot help uttering an enthusiastic "WOW!""
11th August, 2008
Philipp | Photography says:
"It's always a pleasure to throw an eye on Artie's photostream. His HDR technique is very professional and you get a lot of inspiration by exploring his artworks. Thank you for all the great shots!
Keep up that great work and let us take part in it!"
4th August, 2008
"Artie's photostream is such a masterpiece every details you will feel the hearts of a photographer. keep inspiring us artie. =)"
29th July, 2008
Debasis ~~ says:
"I have been seeing Artie's stream since last few months...he is examplary photographer specially in HDR and digital blending....his stellar performance in blending multiple explosures and color control...are very attractive learning opportunity for others....I love to see his stream regularly .....great stream to spend time and admire...thanks buddy keep clicking ..."
26th July, 2008
Khaled A.K says:
"Artie has got that magical natural "view finder" called the artistic eye !
not only the talented eye, but his image processing techniques in HDR are breathtaking !
I fell in love with his photos ... so guys .. leave me with'em !"
25th July, 2008
"Artie photos are amazing.! I often visit his photo stream, his work is an inspiration!!!" You are best my dear friend :)
Well done :)"
20th July, 2008
Alex JR says:
"Artie is an amazing photographer!
even if he see's himself new to photography, in the eyes of others he is PRO!
Thanks Artie, a true inspiration
18th July, 2008
steve g carter says:
"Well,what can you say about Artie that hasn't already been said?...not alot really!!!.He is a super talented photographer with a raw,natural talent that makes him one of the best photographers i have had the pleasure to know here on flickr.His photostream truly is awesome and all of his shots have masses of wow factor.But most of all he is a really nice guy who always takes time out to check out and comment on everyones photos.Thanks Artie for sharing your great work and keep snapping!!!"
17th July, 2008
"Artie is one of the most perfect photographer in my contacts :-). I was affected by his way of presenting his photos, and even he shows how he edit his photo. His collection of his photos are great. I didn't mean because of his Hardware (Camera) or his softwares(Photoshop, etc...), but because he has great composition in the most of his photos. Moreover, I like his way of using photoshop, it shows (for me) the future photography :). Furthermore, Artie comment on my photos he like it, and this is very appreciated to me, and also encouraged to me :).
Keep it up Artie, you are really great and you have a great imagin for editing your photos"
13th July, 2008
"Artie's never fails to impress with his amazing photos. He is extremely talented and artistic. Keep up the great work Artie, you are a true inspiration."
8th July, 2008
Normen Sam-Sin says:
"Artie is on of the best photographers I have found on Flickr so far. Every single photo he posted is simply outstanding, especially the colors are stunning!"
8th July, 2008
Damon | Photography says:
"Artie is one of the photographer that when you open his photostream you become speechless and you just can't choose a photo to comment on as every photo is better than the other and the problem is that all of them are just perfect , so man just want to say at the end keep it up and great work..."
5th July, 2008
David M. Zuber says:
"There are few photographers on flickr that truly inspire me. Artie is one of them. His use of HDR and color are fantastic. Visiting his stream is like receiving a free photography lesson and I love that!"
1st July, 2008
L Geoffroy says:
"I have only met Artie through Flickr mail but I still consider him to be a wonderful and very helpful friend. He is a master at photography and his work is always a joy to view. Artie has always been there with a word of encouragement or advice when I need or asked for help. Keep up the good work Artie, and thanks for everything.""
29th June, 2008
"Fantastic Quality of Photography Very Intense Beautiful shots!!!
Keep up the Great work
21st June, 2008
"Its life remixed
its soul remixed
its colour remixed
its art remixed
with time and passion........
you are performing the love of life, mate!"
12th June, 2008
"What an Artist!"
6th June, 2008
"Artie you are such a good sport and that is why I love you! Thank you for your kind comments even when it isn't your most favorite subject matter. You are so very talented but gracious. That you can laugh at yourself (and make the rest of us laugh too) sets you apart from many others. You simply don't take yourself or your photography too seriously and it shows that you love it for what it is, not what it can do for you! Our styles are different but that is what makes your photostream so delicious....Keep entertaining me and being my friend! Salut!"
29th May, 2008
Nina Pearman says:
"I think Artie has been the most influential photographer I’ve come across to consider aiming higher and experimenting with shades especially. He can turn very simple, everyday things into very beautiful and uniquely artistic creations which I admire. I think his work is very romantic amongst many things which personally appeals to me. Arties stream is highly recommended... Having said this, so is mine... I couldn’t help myself, sorry Artie!"
18th May, 2008
Ace Starry says:
"I've spent way too much time on flickr and I can honestly say that Artie is one of the finest photographers I've seen represented in these web pages. His vibrant images are inspiring to see. Each is a lesson in the art. Thank you Artie for letting us share your work."
9th May, 2008
Aaron of NEPA says:
"Artie's photography is so rich and colorful... I would jump into them if I could! :-)"
8th May, 2008
"Artie is one of the most amazing photographers on Flickr! He really takes his time and patience setting up his shots, which turn into the most beautiful artistic renderings of his mind...please take a moment to see some of his photos, they are exemplary works which should be regarded as the highest art form."
5th May, 2008
Hassy Chick Kalai says:
"Artie (I hope that's your name) is one of those awesome net people. Always has something nice to say, is one of the firsts to comment, never rude....just a super cool guy! His work is amazing and so enjoyable to view! Take a bow, Artie, take a bow.
29th April, 2008
"Artie is one of those guys who is just fabulous to know and he and I share the same sense of warped humour!
One look at his photostream and one knows that here is a dedicated photographer, a true artist, who sees things through his lens that others would never be able to see.
Every time I look at one of his photos, I think he couldn't possibly surpass his last one,but he does. It gives me a great deal of pleasure to look at his work and I am so glad that we have connected through Flickr.
Artie, you are a master photographer and a top class guy to boot!"
25th April, 2008
"Artie is a great photographer who always seems to be able to awe people with his photos. His fantastic eye captured the interest and wonderful moment. He's not only an accomplished photographer but a kind, generous soul that always goes out of his way to compliment and support others in the Flickr community with his encouraging words and giving spirit.
It's been my pleasure to call this dear person a friend and i'm looking forward for his other great work :)"
16th April, 2008
"You are an incredibly gifted artist and photographer! Your work is amazing! Thanks for sharing and giving us something to aspire to someday! :)
15th April, 2008
Alessandro Coiro Mas says:
"I'm very impressed with his images. Each one of them is a gem. He's very talented."
14th April, 2008
- Artie Ng
- April 2008
- Adelaide, Australia
- I am:
- Unfortunately not a full time/pro photographer..I'm just a hobbyist :)
- artherng [at] yahoo.com.au